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Cause of severe joint pains - 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 help
User :   Hi Doctor, I have a friend with some joints pain problems I want your guidance
Doctor :   ok
User :   She has taken blood test and her RA is 1:320 I want to know more about it
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   As this is an online consultation, I have to ask you a few questions because I cannot examine you. It will take some time so please be patient
User :   She has sever joint pain in here hand fingers and near toe joints it is sever during the mornings. How serious is this Pls help her
Doctor :   To get a better picture I need this information--
Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status:
User :   Her age is 31 Female, teacher, XXXX, Married
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   When did the problem start ?
User :   She is even having knee joint pain
User :   It started from 4 months back
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   What initial action was taken by the patient (any self treatment)?
User :   No, consulted a general physisican he prescribed tablets and not to pour cold water on the feet it will automatically go
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   What has happened since then?
User :   The pain started in feet & back of the ankle, it lasts for 3 days with swelling, & has a black mark in those places, so she has consulted a orthopedic he has given blood test & in that RA is 1:320 ( Highly Reactive) Serum Uric Acid, :- 4.5mf/cl, ASLO Non Reactive He has prescribed medicens Tab Oncotres & Tab FOL -5, Tab Skelact, Tab Hifenac, Tab Rabiplus & a gel to apply
Doctor :   ok
User :   Before going for any treatment she wants to know how sever it is and what are the effects, what is the diet, what is the medication etc
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   the rise of this can occur in certain conditions
Doctor :   the close diagnosis can be reached after physical ezamination
Doctor :   and corelating with the investigations
User :   OK, but she is in bangarpet how to take treatment
Doctor :   presently our service is available only in bangalore
User :   Ok where is it available in bangalore
Doctor :   Please confirm the details
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User :   yes
Doctor :   One of our doctors will get back to you soon with all the relevant details.
User :   Ok thanks if she comes to bangalore I will contact the doctor who contacts me
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