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Pain in occiput and gluteal points - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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User :   Hi, may I answer your health queries right now ? Please type your query here.
User :   hi
Doctor :   hello
Doctor :   how can i help you ?
User :   I have pain in Occuput and gluteal points.
User :   What might be the reason?
Doctor :   may i know your age ?
User :   29 / Male /87kgs
Doctor :   since when you have been having these pains ?
User :   4--5 months
Doctor :   and kindle explain in detail the exact location
Doctor :   kindly **
User :   some time one side some times at both sides.
User :   just below the skull and side of lumber
Doctor :   is the pain constant ?
Doctor :   or it comes and goes?
Doctor :   what makes it worse ?
User :   comes and goes
User :   continuous sitting on chair or sleeping on one side make it worse
Doctor :   do you have long working hours where you sit for long durations ?
User :   not long hours exactly but i do sit infront of computer for one hour
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   have you taken any medical help ?
User :   yes doctor says it might be fibromyolgia, spasomatic pain etc
Doctor :   have you taken any medications ?
User :   one or two painkiller
User :   nothing else
Doctor :   and what all tests have you undergone ?
User :   no test
User :   only vit d3 and b12 which is normal
Doctor :   i strongly you should undergo a X RAY
Doctor :   thats must
User :   yes i had for neck and lumber which is normal no spyondilytis
Doctor :   MRI ?
User :   no mri
User :   doctor said the pain is far away from spine so no need of it
Doctor :   i can understand but we need to get it done
Doctor :   so that we can find the exact cause
Doctor :   as it will help us to pin point the condition
User :   mri for ? do u suspect any thing spl?
Doctor :   it will help us to rule out any tissue involvement
Doctor :   its the next step since you are not getting relief
User :   which mri i shd go for?
Doctor :   a regular plain is sufficient
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