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Severe wrist joint pain,pain in tarsal bones - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u
User :   hi
User :   my relative is suffering from severe wrist joint pain..
User :   she is aged 47
Doctor :   ok
User :   and she gets pain in the middle finger
User :   numness feeling in the morning on the tip of finger
Doctor :   ok
User :   she even has joint pains
User :   all over body
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For health purposes I need this information--Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: User :   so what is that she is suffering from...
User :   ok
Doctor :   For health purposes I need this information--Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: User :   age 47, female, house wife, location in gulbarga.. karnataka.. married since last 26 years
Doctor :   does she have High Blood sugar/ high blood pressure/ Asthma/allergies etc?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
User :   she is a menopausel stage..
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when she is having this problem
Doctor :   did she have similar complaints in the past
User :   since last 4 years she has not attended menses
Doctor :   ok
User :   but in last 6 months she had a spotting
Doctor :   ok
User :   the complain is since past 1 year
Doctor :   since how many days she has this current problem
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did u see any doctor during this time
User :   it has become severe since 3 months
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   any weakness in limbness
User :   yes
Doctor :   which limb
User :   severe pain in tarsal bones
User :   both limbs
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   lower or upper limbs
User :   upper
Doctor :   is this numbness continous
Doctor :   or recurrent
User :   no ..
User :   its only in morning
User :   sometimes she even wont be able to hold things in hand
User :   even a circhief
Doctor :   ok
User :   so what it is due to?
Doctor :   ok
User :   is it due to her menopausal stage?
Doctor :   anytime did she get investigated
User :   or something else
Doctor :   there is something more
User :   no
Doctor :   we need to investigate
Doctor :   her
Doctor :   physical examination followed by investigation
User :   what nvestigation shall we do?
Doctor :   like blood tests
Doctor :   and CT
User :   o..
Doctor :   Blood pressure
Doctor :   as well
User :   ok
User :   do she have rheumatic arthrities
User :   ?
Doctor :   is the weakness
Doctor :   gradual or sudden
User :   gradual
Doctor :   did the joint pain start in one joint and spread
Doctor :   to others?
User :   yes
Doctor :   did she have any sore throat
Doctor :   fever before
Doctor :   in recent past
User :   first she had it in leg.. and then now she is complaining abt whole body
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
User :   no she did not had any of thouse symptoms
User :   she has even rib pain.. but its occactionally
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   does she have cough
User :   no
Doctor :   it might be to osteoporosis
Doctor :   or stroke
Doctor :   or rheumatic
User :   o.. is that so she has pain in wrist joint..
Doctor :   she needs to be physically examined and investigated
Doctor :   to arrive at the proper diagnosis
User :   ok fine.. we have to just do blood test
User :   ???
Doctor :   CT as well
User :   ok...
Doctor :   since ur giving history of Weakness
Doctor :   also Most importantly
User :   ok..
User :   i shall do it..
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   i suggest u to take her to physician
User :   may i know ur good name please
Doctor :   at the earliest
Doctor :   Dr.XXXXXX
User :   ok fine i shall take her today itself..
Doctor :   please do it
Doctor :   Please fill this form I send, and say done when done. Have you filled the form which I have sent?
User :   yes i have filled
Doctor :   anything else u would like to know
User :   no.. thanks Dr. IF ANY PROBLEM I SHALL CONTACT U..
Doctor :   sure
Doctor :   bye
User :   BYE
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