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Suffering from Inflammation of tendons on knee - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   I am having reoccuring ankle pain. I have done MRI . I want to show to a orthopadic doctor.
Doctor :   I am a General Practitioner, I believe I can help you within my expertise and If required I shall recommend a specialist.
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User :   age:36,Gender:M,Location:
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   We offer to fix up an appointment with the specialist
Doctor :   Could I confirm your contact details so that we can fix the appointment.
User :   ok
User :   I'll now write the conclusion of MRI
Doctor :   One of our doctors will get back to you soon with all the relevant details.
Doctor :   ok
User :   MINIMAL TENOSYNOVITIS INVOLVING THE PERONEUS LONGUS TENDON SHEATH. THE DISTAL FIBULAR HEAD REVEALS ANTERIOR OSTEOPHYTIC LIPPING
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is there any redness at the site?
User :   NO
Doctor :   i suggest that you temporarily rest the joint
Doctor :   as much as possible as
User :   VERY MILD PAIN AT ANKLE JOINT
Doctor :   motion would aggravate the inflammation
User :   WHAT THIS CONCLUSION MEANS?
Doctor :   it means that you have inflammation of tendons which
Doctor :   are the connections between muscles and bones
Doctor :   that happens due to prolonged strain at the joint
User :   IS IT SERIOUS ?
Doctor :   it can be treated with splinting and pain killers
Doctor :   after that you would be needing physiotherapy
Doctor :   its not life threatening
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?
User :   YES, CAN YOU ADVICE A GOOD ORTHOPEDIC DOCTOR
Doctor :   One of our doctors will get back to you soon with all the relevant details.
Doctor :   and will fix an appointment
Doctor :   If you wish
User :   THANKS FOR YOUR HELP. OK TO FIX AN APPOINTMENT. GIVE ME HIS DETAILS ALSO
Doctor :   sure
Doctor :   we will contact you
Doctor :   anything else i vcan help you with?
User :   NOTHING ELSE,THANKS, BYE.
Doctor :   ok
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