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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   Its more than 3 yrs I have pain in my neck, shoulder,knees,and hip . But still I can continue with my routine job.It never disturbed me. Pls advice me should I take any treatment for it.I also have irritation or Burning sensation in feet.
Doctor :   How bad is the neck pain in a scale of 10.
User :   i should rate it 8
Doctor :   ok.Do you have any medical illness.
Doctor :   What is your age,height ,weight.
User :   I have followed all neck exercises get relieved that particular time alone
User :   No i never get ill
User :   I am 33 yrs old, 167 cm with 67 kg weight
Doctor :   Have you any blood tests recently
Doctor :   ok
User :   I also do regular exercises
User :   yes
Doctor :   What test hjave you done.
User :   every thing normal
Doctor :   ok,blood sugar was done.
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok.Any x rays done.
User :   i have not taken any specific treatment.
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   I have done master health checkup
Doctor :   you will need to go to an orthopaedician.
Doctor :   You should get some x rays done,serum calcium levels checked.
Doctor :   Also bone density should be checked.
Doctor :   Since it does not reduce with exercises,have you tried phsiotherapy?
User :   I am good in diet , fittness and exercises. But still why do i get knee pains
Doctor :   Constant sitting posture can cause this.
User :   yes doctor i have done treatment through phsiotherapy and also ocupuncture
User :   Docto adviced me this is because of heavy depression and stress
Doctor :   ok.
Doctor :   Are you in a very depressed state.
User :   earlier i was heavy disturbed with family and financially
Doctor :   Now how is the condition.
User :   But now i am totally free from all this I still i have this problem
User :   now i have come across all this problem
Doctor :   Do you take breaks from work and go on a holiday/
Doctor :   What exactly is the nature of your job.
User :   i spend more time with my friends and family now
Doctor :   ok
User :   75% of my job will be with system
Doctor :   ok.
User :   in office
Doctor :   ok.Have you met an orthopaedician regarding this matter,you might be having cervical spondylosis.
Doctor :   Cant come to a conclusion without x ray and mri/
Doctor :   Do you do any neck exercises.
User :   ok thanks is that only remedy
User :   yes i follow all neck exercises
User :   it relieves me atleast for 3 to 4 hrs from the pain
Doctor :   No, as i said we cant give treatment without direct assesment of the situation.But you can take calcijoint syrup,it will increase the calcium levels and reduce the pain.
User :   I am just practicing for marathon through authorised trainer for last 2 days for next 6 months. can i continue with this
Doctor :   have you tried cold laser.
User :   no doctor
Doctor :   You can try that out.
User :   ok
Doctor :   You can go to the marathon,but if the pain in the neck increases you can discontinue.
Doctor :   You will have to discontinue.
Doctor :   But i would suggest you to undergo complete assessment of your neck pain.Do not take it lightly.
User :   ok thanks .
Doctor :   You will have to do RA factor test.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Ok.Do you have any more medical queries.
User :   no doctor thanks very much . I am happy with your answer.
User :   Thank you
Doctor :   Thank you, you have tried out almost every thing except a few medical tests.So once you are properly diagnosed you can start treatment.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Kindly login again for further medical queries.
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