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Pain in strained wrist even after an year - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Hi
User :   How can i help you?
User :   Hi
User :   Please continue
User :   i had suffered a strain on my left wrist a year back
User :   ok
User :   Continue
User :   plzzz
User :   even though the x-ray didn't reveal any fracture...i still feel pain
User :   ok
User :   specially while doing any physical exertion
User :   what did you do then after the injury
User :   since the doctor said it was a minor strain..i was asked to put XXXXXXXX band for 2 weeks
User :   how this happen
User :   ok
User :   i fell on the ground while playing football..
User :   o0k
User :   i haven't regained enough strength on my wrist still
User :   ok
User :   Please describe me ablout the present pain
User :   Do you have any tingling and numbness
User :   i get pain while lifting weight or doing any physical activity like paying cricket etc..
User :   ok
User :   i feel the wrist is bit stiff and not able to freely move as my right wrist
User :   sometime during driving i get pain while changing gears
User :   ok
User :   Whom did you consult after the injury
User :   are you xrayed
User :   yes..i consulted a Dr in st johns hospital..can't remember his name
User :   what specialist was he
User :   ortho
User :   ortho
User :   ??
User :   yes
User :   okie
User :   what did he say about your injury
User :   were you put on some band
User :   wrist band?
User :   he said it was a minor ligament tear
User :   XXXXXXXX band
User :   ok
User :   its crepe band rt?
User :   How many weeks did you give the rest
User :   completely
User :   yes..2 weeks
User :   It all depends on how much time did you give rest
User :   to your wrist after injury
User :   majority of problems in wrist recur
User :   due to inadequate rest given
User :   ok..but over a period of time it should heal completely right
User :   Usually patients think that ruling out fracture is out of danger
User :   ok
User :   Do you have lot of computer usage
User :   what is your occupation
User :   yes..i work in an IT company
User :   How old are you?
User :   30
User :   ok
User :   Have consulted a specialist recently?
User :   no..i haven't. i want to
User :   get a physical examination done once again
User :   I feel that you were short of rest that time
User :   ok..
User :   as the wrist joint has lot of wear and tear
User :   and you do lot of work with it
User :   It takes long time to heal
User :   and short of rest worsens the condition
User :   dont be scared
User :   Just see the ortho specialist once again
User :   ok..i understand it
User :   thanks
User :   you can searcxh fpr tjhe ortho
User :   specialist
User :   using our search feature
User :   on out website
User :   sure
User :   anything i can help you with
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User :   we are here to help you also
User :   ok fine
User :   can i confirm ylour details
User :   YYYY@YYYY
User :   Mobile : 0000
User :   that is correct
User :   thanks a lot
User :   for consulting
User :   bye
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