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Pain in upper limbs - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   Hi
User :   I have extreme pain in my upper limbs
Doctor :   ok
User :   since last 3 months
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependents: Yes/No
User :   years, male, software engineer,h married, no dependents
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do you have any neck pain
User :   no
Doctor :   do you have any other health problems?
User :   yes, small 5 mm stone in left ureter
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   your age?
User :   26 Years
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often?
User :   never
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do you drive a two wheeler?
User :   yes
Doctor :   for how long?
Doctor :   per day?
User :   10 Kms per day
Doctor :   ok
User :   even i have pain in triceps
Doctor :   how is the pain? is it shootong type or dull?
User :   and calfs
Doctor :   ok
User :   shooting
User :   I cant go upstairs without support
Doctor :   ok
User :   specially early in the morning
Doctor :   i suggest you get a haemoglobin test done
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do you have tingling and numbness?
Doctor :   pins and needles sensation
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do you sit for long hours before the computer?
User :   yes

Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i suggest you take frequent breaks from sitting
Doctor :   say every 1 hr or so
User :   haemoglobin is ok as i have donated my blood in last march
Doctor :   for 2-3 min
User :   ok
Doctor :   how much was it?
User :   more than 12.53
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   when was this?
User :   but they took more than 400 grms
Doctor :   how came?
Doctor :   its only 350 gms
Doctor :   rt?
User :   yes, but they took around 450 gms
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   when was this?
User :   29th march
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i suggest you get it done again
Doctor :   i also suggest you take a healthy diet
Doctor :   more fruits and vegetables
Doctor :   fresh
User :   ok
Doctor :   you can use a multivitamin supplement
User :   should i donate my bood again?
User :   can you suggest me some good supplement
Doctor :   only if your hb%is more than 13.5
Doctor :   yes
User :   ok
Doctor :   its a GNC pharma product
User :   anything more i have to take care of?
Doctor :   just keep excercising your hand muscles
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
Mobile : 91-0000
User :   ok
Doctor :   please confirm your details
User :   one more thing i would like to share
Doctor :   ok
User :   I was doing heavy weight lifting before 3 years
User :   but now i am not doing it anymore
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   I would recommend you to take the advice of a nutritionist who can help you with the menu you require based on your diet patterns., please visit and register, you can also call them alternatively at 0000
User :   ok, sure
Doctor :   anything else?
User :   for quick treatment
User :   whom should i cunsult ?
Doctor :   i suggest you consult an orthopaedician
Doctor :   you can use a painkiller like
Doctor :   tab aceclofenac
Doctor :   twice a day after food
User :   I am taking combiflame once in a night
Doctor :   that's fine
Doctor :   you can also take physiotherapy
User :   but for that I dont have enough time
Doctor :   ok
User :   I will consult orthopaedician today
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   anything else?
User :   no, thanks for sharing your valuable time with me
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   bye for now
User :   will follow your advice
Doctor :   ok
User :   bye
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