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Osteosarcoma and its treatment - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 37 Questions

Doctor :   HI
Doctor :  
How can i help you
User :   Hi
Doctor :  
Please proceed with your query
User :   i'm 20 and a bone cancer survivor
Doctor :  
ok
User :   i'm concerned about pains i've been experiencing recently
Doctor :  
ok
User :   i was diagnosed with osteosarcoma since i was 10 and was treated with chemo and a left hemipelvectomy amputation
Doctor :  
i will help u in this
Doctor :   can i ask few Q
User :   i haven't experienced a lot of pains other than phantom sensations and i know this isn't
User :   yes
Doctor :  
are yu on any medications to reduce the pain
User :   atthe moment no
Doctor :   ok
User :   sometimes i take just over the counter stuff like advid or motrin
User :   advil
Doctor :   its ibuprofen
User :   yes
Doctor :  
this will help only in mild cases
Doctor :  
not in seveve cases
User :   i'm thinking it just could be irritance from using my prosthesis
Doctor :  
i will advice you to go for strong painkillers with minimal effects
Doctor :  
but they are not available as over the counter
User :   but i just want to be on the safe side
Doctor :  
is the prosthesis well fitted
User :   like which ones

Doctor :   Hi are yu back ?
Doctor :  
Dear User, your free trial is over. Once you pay you can chat with our doctor for any length of time. Please co operate.
Doctor :   Dear User, your free trial is over. Once you pay you can chat with our doctor for any length of time. Please co operate.
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