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Stiffness in thumb after Thumb fracture treatment - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   yaa.. i had a month ago contacted you people
User :   regarding my thumb fracture
User :   i dont knw if you hav information or logs about that chat
User :   ru dere
Doctor :   I dint not get you
Doctor :   Ok
User :   i had contacted healthcare magic a month ago for my problem
Doctor :   Carry on
Doctor :   now
Doctor :   What is your question
User :   do u have its history
User :   otherwise i wil hav to start from d begining
Doctor :   you should brief it
Doctor :   We cant retrive the chat history immediately
Doctor :   so brief it
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   well... i had my right hand thumb fractured in d month on NOV last year
User :   26 yrs, Male, Software Engr, Single, yes
Doctor :   k
User :   i had been operated on the thum nd two pins were put inside the thumb
Doctor :   carrry on
User :   and den caste was put for 6 weeks
Doctor :   ok
User :   den i removed the caste and d pin
User :   i have undergone physio from den
User :   on fr quiet a long time
Doctor :   k
User :   bt i hav still stiffness on my thumb
User :   d last time i contacted healthcaremagic dey had adviced me to meet a doctor
Doctor :   k
User :   which i did... nd he suggested to get operated after seeing the x-ray report..
User :   bt i had a second opinion with another doctor whom i knew, who had adviced me not to proceed with d operation as complications in the thumb can be very bad
User :   nd i dint want it to go worst...
User :   i was told to carry on with d physio nd myslef hav been trying to bend it
User :   bt it hardly bends...
User :   i am worried abt it
Doctor :   ok
User :   nd want to get a second advice frm u
Doctor :   Did you contact the doctor
Doctor :   do you have the xray report of the frctrure
Doctor :   and what did it say
User :   i want to meet a specialist for finger injuries in sports...
User :   i had met d doctr
User :   he had suggested to get operated
User :   but i fear hw much of an advantage it will be... more so it shudnt cause more complications with thumb
User :   so i want to consult some one else as well
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Plese confirm your details
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
Mobile : 91-0000
User :   yaaa
Doctor :   We can guide you to a rehab specialist
Doctor :   One of our doctor will contact you and give the details
Doctor :   ok
User :   k
Doctor :fill the feedback form
Doctor :   If you can say the impression givn on the Xray report
Doctor :   it wouldbe ideal for me too
User :   the doctor was telling that there was a white patch projecting at the joint
User :   to most joint...
User :   nd he was telling dat he will loosen the joint
Doctor :   no actually i want the correct word in teh imp
Doctor :   with yu
Doctor :   do you have that
User :   i couldnt follow dat completely
Doctor :   you can come back and say it
Doctor :   to u
Doctor :   us
User :   ok... but will i be contacting you only, the next time
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   sure
Doctor :   no problem
Doctor :   Bye
User :   i want to consult another specialist to see the thumb and the xray
Doctor :   sure
User :   i want to get anohter advice on it
Doctor :   we will guide you
Doctor :   to another wone
Doctor :   one
User :   can u suggest me with a doctor
Doctor :   One of our doctors will get back to you soon with all the relevant details.
Doctor :   he iwll call you
User :   ok fine...
User :   thanks for your help...
Doctor :   Bye
Doctor :   then
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