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Neck and shoulder pain due to difference in body heights - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hi
User :   I am having a neck and shoulder pain for long
Doctor :   Ok
User :   Now one doctor advises me to use pair of shoes which differ in height by 13 mm
Doctor :   Please proceed with details
Doctor :   Ok
User :   He says that my body is having an eccectricity which can be counter balanced by this
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Did he say something like scoliosis
Doctor :   or kyphosis
User :   I am 43 yrs now. One doctor friend of mine advises not to use shoes which are of different heel heights
User :   what is your opinion
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   What is the diagnosis of the orthopedician who had examined you
User :   ge says my body is short in one side by 13 mm which causes the strains
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   I can understand
User :   Is it advisable to use these shoes?
Doctor :   Sometimes shoes help in people who have varied height of legs
Doctor :   but there is a specific condtion for it

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