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Physio therapy for ortho surgery - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   Recently my son met with an accident . He has undergone for ortho surgeries of femur and tibia. now that can we opt for physio threapy
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   When did the surgeries take place and
Doctor :   can you tell me the nature of the surgeries?
User :   4months back
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Wat surgeries were done? Was there any Nailing done?
User :   A rod was put at the femur and the tibia was manuplated
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   When is the date set for the removal of the rod?
User :   2yrs period
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   He can start slowly by first using a walker.
Doctor :   Then he needs to bear weight gradually on the affected lower limb.

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