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Heavy pain in right hand - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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User :   Hello Sir
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Good Evening . Type your query.
User :   Very Good Evening
User :   there is Heavy Pain in Right Hand
Doctor :   What is your occupation?
User :   I am suffering from that Pain from last two year
Doctor :   OK
User :   Employed
User :   Its not a regular pain
Doctor :   Do you type lot?
Doctor :   Do you use computer lot?
User :   ?
Doctor :   What do you mean by ???
Doctor :   The questions are to know the kind of work and to know the cause of pain ?
User :   I am doing Office Work
Doctor :   What kind of office work?
User :   I am in Distribution
Doctor :   typing, strain on fingers, wrist put pressure on nerves in wrist
Doctor :   This is called carpal tunnel syndrome
User :   what I need to do for this pain???
Doctor :   Because you have the pain for 2 yrs, have you seen any physician?
Doctor :   there are 2 things
User :   Bone Specialist or any other???
Doctor :   1 yes Bone specialist or nerve specialist
Doctor :   2. Wear Wrist Splint , wear it especially in night
Doctor :   3. Take Ibuprofen 600mg 3 times a day when the pain is severe
User :   Ibuprofen is the name of the Medicine???
Doctor :   4. if the pain not controlled with wrist splint and Ibuprofen for for 6 months , then you can try steroid injections or go for surgery
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   Brand names : IBU, Ibugesic
Doctor :   Hope I resolved your queries
Doctor :   Do you have any other queries?
User :   No Sir
User :   Many Thanks
Doctor :   Good
Doctor :   Thank you
Doctor :   Bye
User :   Bye Bye
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