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Pain in back of shoulder and arm - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Iam.Dr.
Doctor :   Please post your query
User :   hi
User :   i have been getting pain, just below my right shoulder in my back and the same continues
User :   on the back of the arm
Doctor :   may i know your age?
User :   31
Doctor :   Do you have neck pain?
Doctor :   Do you exercise?
User :   my family doc gave me some tablets and it subsided but is still continues
User :   no or both
Doctor :   is there any swelling there?
User :   no..
Doctor :   do you have pain always?
Doctor :   is it assctd with movts only?
User :   mostly....
User :   am not too sure
Doctor :   do you feel tender when you press those areas?
Doctor :   did you get an xray done?
User :   not XXXXXXXX to understand
User : xray
Doctor :   do you have pain in any other joints?
User :   no
Doctor :   do you have any history of fall?
User :   the pain has started for about 4 weeks now
Doctor :   since when you have this?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   was it assctd with fever?
User :   it was bad last 2 weeks, that's when i consulted my family doc
User :   no fevere
User :   fever
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   any swelling in armpit?
User :   no
Doctor :   get an xray done
Doctor :   try some topical analgesic till then
User :   ok..will do that
User :   what is "topical analgesic"
Doctor :   ointments and gels
Doctor :   like voveran
User :   i have been doing that
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   ony ray will give better idea
User :   ok...
User :   thanx
User :   will do that
Doctor :   is there anything else i can help you with now?
Doctor :   thanks for consulting
Doctor :   bye.......
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