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Pain in the ankle after falling on a log - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hi
User :   i got a problem with my anckel
Doctor :   how can i help you
Doctor :   ankle isit
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the patient-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   sorry yeah
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Please provide these details of the patient-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   Male, Software engineer,married , 71KG and 5.11
User :   3 dependents
User :   age- 29
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   could u specify the problem u have and how long u have
User :   the problem with ankle exist from 10 years
User :   i cant stand for long time
Doctor :   does it pain?
Doctor :   did u sustain any injury
User :   even i cant bend for long time while sitting, i should move-in-out instantly to get relieve,,,,i know this is not normal isn't it ?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did u sustain any injury
User :   yeah, it was a wound
Doctor :   was it wound of injury
Doctor :   how it happened
User :   when i was in school , 7th std
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   r u not able to walk normal since then?
User :   i fell on wooden log ,it edge was queit sharp
Doctor :   ok
User :   i can walk , run , fold
Doctor :   anytime u consulted orthopedician or xray or MRI was done?
User :   accidently i got wounded on both legs at ankle
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did u fracture ur legs then?
User :   i have done it 3 years back,,,at St Johns with X-ray
User :   didn't fracture
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   what did the doctor suggest there
User :   i have come across with many treatment like tablet , ointment, cream etc...
User :   but none of gave permanent solution
User :   they suggest Physio-therapy..
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did this physiotherapy help you?
User :   i took it for 15days, but only for short time relieve,,,,
Doctor :   how long was the physiotherapy suggested
User :   i dont know the medical terminology, but i would say in plain english..please.....
Doctor :   ok
User :   they gave two sand bag weight 5 kgs ,, to tied it to both legs and do exercise with 2-3 movements..
Doctor :   so what would u like to know about now
User :   but all does not give complete solution.... the actual problems is .....
Doctor :   so what are looking here as of now
Doctor :   could u specify what are u looking as of now
Doctor :   are you there
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