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Arthritis of Hip - 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
User :   hello
Doctor :  
How can i help you?
User :   well my dad has severe arthritis and its gotten out of hand...he cant even get out of bed due to the pain. he has the arthritis in his hip. can you recommend anything?
Doctor :   what is his age?

User :   51
Doctor :  
is he on any medications?
User :   he's on medications for his back, and he recently went to the hospital to see if they could help, but what they gave him didnt help at all
Doctor :   provide me the details of the medication he is taking
Doctor :  
like name of the drug
User :   its called tramodal. he takes it because he has a few herniated disks in his back that caused him pain. the discs arent hurting now, but the arthritis is
Doctor :   ok

Doctor :  
the hip arthritis is osteo arthritis or any other form of infective arthritis? please specify

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