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Diagnostic tests and treatment for muscle pull - 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 i help you?
Doctor :   are you there?
User :   yes how are you
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   i am fine
User :   i just wanted to consult something
Doctor :   ok
User :   since more than 2 months i am suffering from pain in my right leg behind my foot.
Doctor :   ok
User :   also i am facing problems when i am sitting in office and when i start walking it pains a lot
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did you have nay injury?
Doctor :   any injury
User :   no never
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   32
User :   32, male, working, noida, married,yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is the pain more during walking?
Doctor :   and relieving on rest?
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do you have any other health problems?
User :   no
Doctor :   OK
Doctor :   any addictions?
User :   yes i do drink and smoke also.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are you using any pain killers?
User :   yes
Doctor :   it could be a muscle strain
User :   what is that
Doctor :   i suggest that you apply cold packs on the area
Doctor :   it is due to a pull of a muscle
Doctor :   is it in the calf?
User :   yes
Doctor :   the pain?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i suggest that you get a test called VENOUS DOPPLER
Doctor :   of the leg done
Doctor :   to check out the blood supply
User :   ok
Doctor :   also i would suggest to cut down on smoking
Doctor :   as it can cause these problems
Doctor :   like decrease blood supply of the leg
Doctor :   and cause the pain
User :   some time back i went to one hospital for checkup doctor suggested some pain killers and also for some therapy for ten days by some machine .
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i suggest the doppler test to be done as the pain is not getting relieved by
Doctor :   pain killers
User :   thats right
Doctor :   take care of your leg and check the skin color
User :   suggest me some good doctor in noida for test.
Doctor :   dont let any cuts or scratches comeover the limb
User :   ok
Doctor :   We mainly provide medical Consultation and advice.
Doctor :   we dont have a databese in noidsa
Doctor :   as we are bangalore based
User :   alright
User :   ok
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
User :   thanks a lot
Doctor :   ok
User :   done
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Doctor :   pls confirm your details
User :   yes all correct
Doctor :   ok
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