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Suffering from rheumatoid arthritis after cesarean delivery. Suffering from pain. No cure?

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Hi my wife is 24 years old after scissor delivery she is suffering with rheumatoid arthritis joint pains and doctors r saying it will never be cured . I am from Kolkata what can we do I cannot see my wife suffering with lots of pain plz help or advice any doctor in our city
Posted Tue, 22 May 2012 in Arthritis
Answered by Dr. Praveen Tayal 3 hours later
Thanks for posting your query.
Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic problem and with the help of proper and timely treatment, the person can lead a normal life.
You need to consult a proficient rheumatologist for proper management of the symptoms your wife is having.
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Following these measures might help her:
1. Follow regular exercises like feet exercises, walking, Stretching exercises.
2. Hot fomentation might help during episodes of severe pain.
3. She can also see a physiotherapist for particular joint exercises.

I hope this answers your query.
In case you have additional questions or doubts, you can forward them to me, and I shall be glad to help you out.
Please accept my answer in case you do not have further queries.
Wishing you good health.
Dr. Praveen Tayal.
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