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Leg pain after walking long hours, red and blue color blood nerves visible - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   halo doctor
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u
User :   Problem for my wife.. when she is taking more jobs or walking, her legs become painfull. legs will be seen with nerves with blood.
Doctor :   ok
User :   small nerves with red and blue color
Doctor :   i will help u in this
Doctor :   can i ask few Q
User :   yes
Doctor :   wats her age
User :   23
Doctor :   since how many days

Doctor :   she has this problem
User :   she helped her mother from the small age itself
Doctor :   ok
User :   its for long period
Doctor :   ok
User :   now not pregnant
User :   but i am fear about it
Doctor :   is she working now also
Doctor :   no to worry
User :   no job but works in home
Doctor :   does she has any swellin of the legs
Doctor :   ok
User :   swellin?
Doctor :   any redness , dryness, or ithching of leg
Doctor :   swelling is AAAAAAA
User :   yes sometimes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   hi are yu there
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   does she have AAAAAAA
User :   no

Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   this condition is called Varicose veins
Doctor :   this is collection of blood in the veins
User :   when work hard nerves become red and pain starts
Doctor :   thats corrects when she works a lot or stands alot she can have this problem
User :   ok
Doctor :   and she can have pain in the calf muscles and leg
User :   calf musceles?
Doctor :   the back muscles of leg
User :   oh yes
Doctor :   let me explain the causes
User :   some times back pain also\
Doctor :   ok
User :   oh sure
Doctor :   a) prolonged standing
Doctor :   b) obesity
Doctor :   c)constipation thats hard stools
Doctor :   d) any trauma to the leg
Doctor :   5) pregnancy
Doctor :   is she on any tablets or oral pills
User :   no

Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did she do any tests
User :   no
User :   before she went to some doctors.........
Doctor :   ok
User :   and taken few drugs for pain of legs.......
User :   but not clearly mentioned this matters
Doctor :   its better she gets some investigations
Doctor :   complete blood tests
User :   ok
Doctor :   main test is Venous doppler
Doctor :   called as doppler ultrasound
User :   whats that

Doctor :   its a ultrasound which detects the blood clots
Doctor :   in the veins
Doctor :   how many veins are affectd
Doctor :   how much is affected
User :   4 to 5 places
Doctor :   its also help ful in planning for places
Doctor :   no no i am saying that the doppler ultrasound will find it out]
Doctor :   yu can see only 4- 5 but inside it many be more
User :   ok

Doctor :   its better to get this investiagations early
Doctor :   other wise it can lead to complicaations
User :   ok doctor

User :   any problem for pregnancy
Doctor :   dermatits of skin
Doctor :   ulcer of leg
Doctor :   blood clots in the veins
Doctor :   no it does nto affect pregnancy
Doctor :   actually pregnancy will cause it
Doctor :   is that ok
Doctor :   coming to treatent
Doctor :   1. elevate the leg at the time of sleeping
Doctor :   keep a pillow below the leg and sleep
User :   ok
Doctor :   2. Compression stockings or socks
User :   and anything more can do madom for foods or nay thing
Doctor :   from the ankle to above elbow
Doctor :   yes take plenty of green leafy veg
Doctor :   like palak, methi, pudina
Doctor :   reduce red meat
Doctor :   like mutton or beef
Doctor :   take milk as it has more calcium
Doctor :   3. take tab. Sumo if pain in the legs
Doctor :   after food
Doctor :   but no to over use it
Doctor :   after the tests and ivestigations she may also need a minor surgery
User :   oh.....
Doctor :   its a simpler procedure now
Doctor :   lasers have made it very easy
User :   she has some problems of white marks (vellappandu) not drinking milk
Doctor :   not to worry
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   not a problem
Doctor :   let me say first
Doctor :   skin problems are not caused by milk
Doctor :   its a false belief
User :   ok
Doctor :   take plenty of water and cucumber its good for it
Doctor :   so do the investiagations
Doctor :   follow the measures i have advised
Doctor :   not to worry she will get well soon
User :   water and cucumber for vericosis?

Doctor :   water 4-5 lts
Doctor :   per day
User :   ok
Doctor :   can have cucumber 5-6 pcs in after noon
Doctor :   Is there any thing else can help yu with
User :   pregnancy

Doctor :   proceed
Doctor :   please proceed
User :   ok thank you

Doctor :   please fill the feed back form
User :   ok bye

Doctor :   ok take care bye for the day
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