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Shoulder pain, physiotheraphy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u?
User :   i play tennis regularly and due to some pain in my shoulder i stopped for a month
User :   from mid-dec till mid-jan
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   pl tell about the pain
Doctor :   its duration
User :   i have done a few physiotherapy sessions and that seems to be working well
Doctor :   & exact location
Doctor :   k
User :   i had also felt some pain in my leg extending from the lower back on the left side till my foot
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   it can be due to sprains
Doctor :   which are common sports injury
Doctor :   r u there??

User :   did you receive my messages...? i can't see my own messages nor your response since the past 2/3 mins
User :   if you can read mine as well as yours, pls. continue
Doctor :   yeah
Doctor :   it can be due to sprains
Doctor: which are common sports injury
Doctor :   r u there?
Doctor :   I have to close this window since there is no response from your side, please get back to us if you need further medical advice.
User :   i can only see the foll.: User :   Doctor: hi
Mackelroy: hi
Doctor: how can i help u?

User :   i can read all now
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   proceed
User :   its a continuous pain...like radiating from in a straight line
Doctor :   where
Doctor :   on the legs or the shoulders
User :   even while i am sitting now....if theres' pressure on the left leg. i can feel the dull pain
User :   shoulder is taken care of
Doctor :  
     

It shows you have moved away from the chat, so I close the window. Please log in again if you need further medical advice.
Doctor :   r u there??
User :   ok, pls. bear with this disturbance...yes, the only reason i am moving from my window is that at times i cant see any chat messages
Doctor :   k
User :   and only if i go to "post query" and come back to this wndow that i can see the entire conversation
Doctor :   so proceed
User :   its a continuous pain...like radiating from in a straight line from my lower back to the foot (left leg)
even while i am sitting now....if theres' pressure on the left leg. i can feel the dull pain

Doctor :   k that might be due to sprains
Doctor :   on the ligaments
User :   ok
User :   i can feel it on the inside of my leg
User :   all the way
User :   what can i do?
Doctor :   which has been aggravated due to exertion
Doctor :   r u there?
User :   yes


Doctor :   what can u do that is to
Doctor :   give rest to the effected area
Doctor :   keep it warm
User :   ok
Doctor :   warm salt water fomentation
User :   all over the effected area?
Doctor :   yeah
Doctor :   where the pain is
Doctor :   or can apply warm pads
Doctor :   light stretching exercises
User :   ok
User :   any medication or cream or stretching?
Doctor :   yeah
Doctor :   u can try
Doctor :   VOLINI oint
Doctor :   r u there?
User :   ok
User :   volini, after the hot water/salt fermentation...right?
Doctor :   yeah
Doctor :   any thing else u want

User :   thats' it for now...
User :   thank you very much
Doctor :   thanks
User :   will let you know how it goes
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done while I type the information you needed.
Doctor :   yeah sure
User :   have done


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User :   will rememeber that
User :   ok. sounds good
Doctor :   yeah bye
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