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Nerve pain in the neck and fingers due to occupational overuse - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Environmental and Occupational Hazards
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 37 Questions
Doctor :   hi
User :   Hello
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   I have severe nerve problem
Doctor :   since how long
User :   in hands.. and neck
Doctor :   could u specify the neurological problem u have
User :   for the past six months.. in hands. and in neck for the past three years..
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   what exactly is the problem could u specify
Doctor :   r u there
Doctor :   ok
User :   if i type keyboard.. my finger nerves swelling
User :   if i do any work.. at home.. its swelling..
User :   even for sweeping.. i cant.. do..
Doctor :   ok
User :   i have taken more treatments.. for this..
Doctor :   this is occupational over use
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   anytime xray was done
User :   but unfortunately.. it become not cleared..
Doctor :   any time xray or MRI was done
User :   no.. but doctors used to give some.. green leaf oil..
User :   i used to apply that.. if i apply that will go off.. for that day.
User :   the next day i will get the same pain..
Doctor :   u can apply this oint
Doctor :   MYOLAXIN twice daily
Doctor :   for 1 week
User :   even i cant sweep the floor.. i
Doctor :   i will send u document on CRI
Doctor :   computer related injury
User :   ok fine.. but still if i touch the middle.. finger..
Doctor :   r u able to follow
Doctor :   maintain good posture when u work at the work place
User :   bone.. in the hand.. that gives more pain..
User :   ya i can follow you..
User :   if i touch the middle finger bone.. the entire.. hand is paining..
Doctor :   u need to consult an orthopaedician
Doctor :   please go throu the document
Doctor :   we send
User :   have you sent it ..
Doctor :   it was few exercises which u can
Doctor :   do it at ur work place
User :   actually i need to check with neurologist..
User :   am i right.. if not correct me..
Doctor :   u can apply the ointment for temporary relief
Doctor :   this injury is due to
User :   for temporary relief already i am applying that green leaf oil..
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   this injury is due to excessive use
User :   the problem is i cant do any of the work at home.
Doctor :   repeatly when u type
Doctor :   repeatedly when type
User :   if i take my sister daughter then that day the hand swelled like balloon
User :   i have taken more and more medicines.. for this sake.. and for neck what shall i do.. severe pain.. that is actuallly.. heredity pain..
User :   my father too having the same pain
Doctor :   where are u located
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   how long the problem is persisting
User :   nearly six months.. i am facing this..
User :   have you sent the document..
Doctor :   anytime u consulted orthopaedician?
User :   no..
Doctor :   we will send u within 24 working hours
Doctor :   please consult then
Doctor :   to prevent further injury
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   anything else u want us to help u
User :   thats for neck pain..
Doctor :   ok
User :   how to reduce the neck pain
Doctor :   this document has exercises
Doctor :   which u can do
Doctor :   at ur desktop and reduce the pain
Doctor :   gradual
Doctor :   maintain good posture
Doctor :   make sure there is adequate lighting
Doctor :   in the plac
User :   good posture. mean.. sitting while.. typing and facng the monitor.. am i right..
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   also when walking
Doctor :   asw well
Doctor :   bye for now
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