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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
Doctor :   /.
User :   Hi - i fell off a chair about two weeks ago, landing in the seating position. Since Monday, my bum has been quite sore. I'm wondering what the possible reason could be? Could it be coccyx related?
Doctor :   ok

Doctor :   how long have you been suffering from this pain .
Doctor :   was it started immediately after you fell down ?
Doctor :   Have you tried any medicine for that ?
User :   Since Monday - so a week. No it hurt when i fell, but then was ok. Then Monday last week it started
Doctor :   ok
User :   I've been taking paracetomol, also tried some ibuprofen too.
Doctor :   what is you age?
User :   18
Doctor :   did those medicine relive your pain?
User :   not really.
Doctor :   Are you able to walk properly/
Doctor :   Do you have any pain while walking?
User :   i find that i get some relief from lying down on my side. It hurts when i sit down. I can walk - but it hurts a bit.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   IS that pain travels somewhere else in your body?

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