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Pain in knees, varicose of veins - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   My Father is suffering from heavy pain at knee. He is also having vericose of veins at same leg. We have consulted to aurthodadic sergon and they are suggesting for knee replacement. My question is whether the pain can be relieved if we go for vericose of veins treatment. And how much does it cost? Any good doctor in kolkata for the same. My fathers age is 66.
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Doctor :   What was the diagnosis for the knee replacement?
Doctor :   Are you with me?
User :   Hi
User :   Sorry
Doctor :   Ok
User :   Doctors are suggesting for knee replacement
Doctor :   What was the diagnosis?
User :   Looked at the xray plate
Doctor :   Ok
User :   thats all
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Vericose veins are due to dilatation of the veins
User :   we consulted with 2 aurthopadic. He is also having vericose of veins from past 10 years.
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Since when is he having the knee pain?
User :   if we go for vericose of veins.. will it be ok for him?
User :   last 6 months
Doctor :   Ok
User :   please suggest.
Doctor :   Varicose pain causes pain in the calf
User :   his pain is at knee
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   We have know the diagnosis of the knee pain
User :   what?
Doctor :   If the knee pain is related to varicose vein
Doctor :   Then the treatment for vericose vein will help to reduce pain
User :   Edivences of OA changes seen in the visualized bones around both knee joint, Joint spaces diminished
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   That is common with aging
User :   Left planter calcaneal spur
User :   at age of 66 is it suggested for knee replacement?
Doctor :   Only if it is severe will there be a need for surgery
User :   I am going to consult tomorrow. Will it be helpful?
Doctor :   calcaneal spur is small growth in the bone of the sole
Doctor :   Is he a orthopedic doctor?
User :   no
Doctor :   Ok
User :   varicose veins
Doctor :   Ok
User :   he is registered with health care magic also
Doctor :   Ok
User :   bone of the sole ?
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   It is a tarsal bone
User :   any medicine will u refer?
Doctor :   The main healing factor is rest
User :   ok Dr thanks .. let me consul with Vericose of veins Expert also.
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Both OA and vericose are different disease
User :   OA os what?
Doctor :   You have to treat both separately
User :   okk
Doctor :   osteo arthritis
Doctor :   Are you there?
User :   Ok Fr. Thanks for your valuable suggestion.
User :   Yah I am
Doctor :   Is there any thing else i can help youwith
User :   No Dr. Thanks a lot..
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Is there any thing else i can help you with?
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service.
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