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Treatment for tendonitis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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User :   hi
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   i got a prob
User :   with my hand
Doctor :   ok
User :   i think its tendonitis
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User :   wen i put pressure on it has a uncomfortable feelin
User :   18/m
User :   i had it for nearly a yr
Doctor :   ok
User :   wen i use it or excersize it , it sometimes get relieved
User :   im wondering if the nerve is injured
User :   wat can i do to help
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is there any other health problem?
User :   nope
User :   the time of the injury i got depressed badly
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are you using any drugs for this?
User :   no
User :   only voltaren
User :   gel
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   have you gotten an xray done?
User :   yea
User :   no fractures
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   any injuries to bone?
Doctor :   what was there in the report?
User :   i got a strain wen swing a bored fast and hard
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   in the xray report what was there?
User :   no fractures
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   you need to apply ice on the part
User :   i tried that
Doctor :   also you may need a splint
Doctor :   to rest the part
User :   it relieved it for a while
Doctor :   ok
User :   should i excerize the part
Doctor :   i suggest you consult an orthopedician
User :   its the wrist area
Doctor :   and get examined once again
Doctor :   you might need splinting or a band
User :   u have any idea wat it could be
Doctor :   you may also need physiotherapy
Doctor :   i suggest you not to try out anything for yourseld
Doctor :   yourself
Doctor :   'as you may end up injuring something inside
Doctor :   that can be told only after physical examination
Doctor :   looks like a sprain to me
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User :   yes
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User :   finished
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   yea, if its a sprain shouldnt it be better already
Doctor :   not really as you are not adequately resting the part
Doctor :   thats why i suggest you get a check up and then decide on a wrist band or something to prevent further movement
User :   let me tell u, it has this feeling when im doing pushups
User :   but usually no further pain
Doctor :   ok
User :   wen i work it out it gets relieved at times
Doctor :   you need to rest the area as it would be irritating the structures inside
User :   do u ever get a patient who has this prob
Doctor :   atleast try to use it less for a while
Doctor :   yes
User :   is it a lifetime thing
Doctor :   if you dont want to splint it
User :   im just 18
Doctor :   no
User :   its gonna mess my life up
Doctor :   it would subside with rest and physiotherapy
Doctor :   you can consult an orthopedician and a physiotherapist
Doctor :   are you there XXX?
User :   yea
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   anything else i can help you with?
User :   no, thanks for all ur hel
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User :   ok, so i should just rest it
Doctor :   yes and better consult an expert
User :   could it be a nerve damage
Doctor :   if it persists
Doctor :   do you have any weakness, tingling or numbness in your hand?
Doctor :   are you there?
User :   yea
User :   no
User :   it works fine
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   then there is no nerve damage
User :   so, there is nothing to be worried about
User :   just rest it
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   and if no improvement see an expert
User :   i hope no surgery is involved
Doctor :   no it wont be necessary.
User :   thanks again
User :   bye
Doctor :   bye
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