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Cause of backache, joint pain and difficulty passing urine - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hello my mother is 53 years old and her esr level is 24 she have a problem of joints pain backache , abdominal pain and problem of passing urine
Doctor :   hi
User :   hello sir
Doctor :   Dr xxx here ,
Doctor :   let me readyiur query
User :   ok
Doctor :   can u explain the urine passing problem in detail?
User :   yes when she pass the urine it comes in little amount
Doctor :   does she have incontinence issues, or not able to control urine ?
User :   no not like this its like dropwise but with full pressure she take sometime to pass urine
Doctor :   HAS hs eundergone any surgery ?
User :   never but she have a thyroid problem
Doctor :   how are her periods ?
Doctor :   is she still having them?
User :   it was stopped when she was 45 years old
Doctor :   OK
Doctor :   Her joint pains - are due to age related arthitis
User :   is esr level is normal according to her age and what can she take her in diet
Doctor :   her ESR is a bit high
Doctor :   its not that high to worry, BUT it could be part of aging, as well
Doctor :   or due to arthriits
User :   so what we have to do i mean what type of traeatment she can take
Doctor :   for arthris, - take calcium and vitAMIN d PILLS ONCE DAILY for 4-5 months
Doctor :   for the urine problem, she needs to be checked for any anatomic issues, that are caueing problems
Doctor :   take her to a gynacologist, and get her examined
User :   what type of diet she can take for diet she is vegetarian and can you tell me the name of calcium and vitamins
Doctor :   if there is any problem in the uterus, etc, thats blcockig the urine path, iot can be corrected
Doctor :   high porotine and ragi, wheat - rich in calcoum
User :   can i ask you about me
Doctor :   yes sure
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