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Overuse syndrome - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   DOES OVERUSE SYNDROME OCCUR MORE IN MEN OR WOMEN
                                                                 
Doctor :   Hello.
User :   HI
Doctor :   What over use are referring to?
User :   FOR MASSAGE THERAPIST.
Doctor :   Which part are you referring to?
User :   HANDS WRIST
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Are you having any current symptoms?
User :   NO
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   what is the specific problem you are referring to?
Doctor :   like any pain, change in size, etc.

User :   JUST THE DAILY WORK OF A MASSAGE THERAPIST. (REPETITIVE MOTION)
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :   If there is repetitive strain
Doctor :   one shall experience pain as the first symptom
Doctor :   or certain amount of discomfort
Doctor :   which would be evident
Doctor :   it happens in either males or females
Doctor :   depends on the individual strength and other health factors
User :   OK THANKS
Doctor :   Do you have any other query?
User :   WHAT IS MACRO TEARING
Doctor :   Meaning gross tearing of muscle fibers
Doctor :   not micro
Doctor :   it is more than that
Doctor :   Are you getting it?
User :   YES
Doctor :   Fine
Doctor :   Is there anything else I can help you with?
User :   NOT AT THIS TIME
Doctor :   Fine

Doctor :   Thanks for consulting, bye for now
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