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Pain below the knee, going up to the calf muscle - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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Doctor :   hi
User :   Hello
Doctor :   how can i help u
User :   What kind of queries you can answer?
Doctor :   medical query
User :   Related to men's health?
Doctor :   yes
User :   I am 36 years old
User :   When I jump, run, or get down fastly from steps/stairs
Doctor :   ok
User :   I feel pain in the bornes of my legs
Doctor :   since when
Doctor :   For health purposes I need this information--Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: User :   36, Male, Married
User :   Location: TamilNadu
Doctor :   did u have any injury
User :   Do
User :   Sorry, No.
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often?
User :   No.
User :   Even don't trink coffee/Tea
User :   Only milk
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.
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems? High Blood sugar/ high blood pressure/ Asthma/allergies etc?
Doctor :   r u there
User :   No
Doctor :   where exactly is the pain
Doctor :   which part of leg
User :   Starts below knee
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   how long has been the pain?
User :   it lasts for less than an hour
Doctor :   okl
User :   I have this problem, for the past few years
Doctor :   what relieves ur pain?
Doctor :   ok
User :   I don't do anything
Doctor :   ok
User :   Just take rest
Doctor :   is the distinct pain or cramping in your calf.
User :   it starts below knee and goes up to calf
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   any colour change in skin
User :   No
Doctor :   during that time
User :   No
Doctor :   do u get pain at rest
User :   As I take rest,
User :   it goes off slowly
Doctor :   ok
User :   within an hour
User :   I am normal
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do u feel breathless
Doctor :   when u climb steps?
Doctor :   did u see any doctor for the same?
User :   Everything is normal
Doctor :   ok
User :   Whenever I climb, jump, run
User :   I have this problem
Doctor :   ok
User :   I did not consult any doctor
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   what is weight and height
User :   My height 5"4
User :   Weight 68
Doctor :   ur over weight
Doctor :   u need to reduce ur weight
Doctor :   from the history
Doctor :   i will could think of few things
Doctor :   but we need to examine u and do few tests like
Doctor :   Doppler ultrasound.
Doctor :   Checking the pulses in your feet.
Doctor :   to arrive at the diagnosis
User :   My height is: 172cm, weight: 68KGs
User :   Is it not normal?
Doctor :   yes it is normal
Doctor :   is ur height 172 cms or 5feet 4inch
Doctor :   if ur 5feet 4 inch
Doctor :   then ur over weight
Doctor :   ok
User :   172cms
Doctor :   coming to bone pain
User :   Ok
Doctor :   The pain in your legs could be another condition, such as spine, joint or muscle problems.
Doctor :   i suggest u to see a doctor
Doctor :   and get the tests done
User :   Ok.Are you a real doctor
Doctor :   yes
User :   May I know, masturbation can cause this?
User :   How frequently I can masturbate...?
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   there is limit
Doctor :   but dont make it a habit
Doctor :   i did clear all ur doubts
User :   Just a min.
Doctor :   anything u want know
User :   What kind of doctors, I need to consult?
User :   neuro
User :   ...?
Doctor :   vascular surgeon
User :   Is this a serious problem?
Doctor :   u need to get a dopplar ultrasound of lower limbs
Doctor :   first
User :   Just a min while I note it down ...
Doctor :   ok
User :   Ok
Doctor :   i suggest u to see a physician first
Doctor :   get the tests done
Doctor :   then can see vascular surgeon
Doctor :   Please fill this form I send, and say done when done.
User :   May I know, I can come and meet you?
User :   Any appointments, we can fix?
Doctor :   we are bangalore based
Doctor :   operational in bangalore as of now
Doctor :   we consult only online
Doctor :   we fix appointments for further treatments
Doctor :   we will be coming to chennai shortly
User :   Can tell me some dates and time
User :   location etc.,
Doctor :   i didnt get
Doctor :   u
User :   Or can, you suggest some hospitals in chennai
Doctor :   we dont have database for chennai right now
User :   Will prescribe some medicines ...?
Doctor :   If your symptoms don't ease after adopting a healthier lifestyle, your doctor may suggest other treatment options,
Doctor :   The medicine that is required for your condition is prescription based. These medicine have many adverse side effects and can be prescribed by a doctor after your physical examination. We cannot prescribe it online for your safety. Hence we recommend that you meet a doctor in your area and he will prescribe it for you.
Doctor :   i can suggest u self tips
Doctor :   which will help u
Doctor :   exercise regularly
User :   What kind of exercises you advice ...
Doctor :   u can join for yoga
Doctor :   and aerobic exercises
Doctor :   ok
User :   Thank you very much
Doctor :   ur welcome
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now.
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