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Early stages of Osteo Perosis due to lack of estrogen - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   I have been diagnosed with early stages of Osteo Perosis due to lack of estrogen. My ovaries were removed but I was not told I had to continue taking estrogen. I am currently taking Prempro but I am still having back and neck pains. Is there anything I can do to eleviate the pain?
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems?
User :   No
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Regular exercise helps in building the bone strength.
Doctor :   Adequate intake of calcium is necessary.
Doctor :   You should take milk and calcium supplements.
Doctor :   Can you mention your age?
User :   I do take the supplements and I will begin a exercise regiment. I am 41
Doctor :   Ok
User :   Can the condition be reversed
Doctor :   As the ovaries have been removed there is no estrogen in your body. The condition cannot be exactly reversed but it can be cured.
Doctor :   Physiotherapy is very beneficial.
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