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Pain in the knee, obese. - 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
User :   Hi
Doctor :   please proceed with the query.
User :   Hello Dr
Doctor :   ok
User :   I have a pain near my knee joint
User :   .. i had this pain since very long
Doctor :   How old are you.
User :   but the pain has become more since few days
Doctor :   your weight and height.
User :   after i continued going to dance class
User :   ... I go dance class on weeknds
Doctor :   1 sec
User :   i am 25
User :   weight 75
User :   height is 5,11
User :   ok sure
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Do you have family history of arthritis.
Doctor :   is there any swelling, change of colour of knee.
Doctor :   One or both.
User :   yeah
Doctor :   Do you have family history of arthritis.
User :   my grand father died becoz of heart attack
User :   i mean my parents are doing fine
Doctor :   one or both knee.
Doctor :   yes
User :   arthritis?
User :   no no
Doctor :   one or both knee are involved
User :   nothing as such
User :   sorry i misunderstood
Doctor :   ok.Do you previous history of injury.
User :   only one knee
User :   right side
User :   no
Doctor :   ok, i think you will need an xray first.
User :   i had never faced any problem with respect to my leg
Doctor :   but before that you can apply hot water bag and apply volini gel to the area.
Doctor :   then i think x ray is better
User :   actually doctor i tried all possible things
User :   it didnt help
User :   and for getting xray done do i need any doctors prescription or anythng
User :   ?
Doctor :   yes you need to meet a orthpedician and also do some blood tests like RA factor, ESR,CRP
Doctor :   to confiirm diagnosis
Doctor :   do not worry, dancing right now does not seem to be good option.
User :   ohhhh ok
User :   thanks doctor
Doctor :   till it cures.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Kindly login for further medical queries.
User :   :(
User :   ok i will take care of that
User :   thanks
User :   ok sure
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