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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   Dr XXX here
Doctor :   How can i help you?
User :   Not sure if i need to worry about the complaint iam going to tell you
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query
User :   my left hand is paining.....some times fingers also
User :   sometimes pain like poking with needle
Doctor :   Where exactly are you having the pain? Since when is the pain present?
User :   starts from top of the hand i mean near the shoulder
User :   since 2 weeks
User :   I m running on a manual thread mill 15 mins everyday since 2 weeks
Doctor :   Is the pain periodic or continuous? Is there any other symptom? Also may i know your age?
User :   my age is 36
User :   periodic
Doctor :   Is the pain present after you started doing treadmill? DO you have increased sugar, BP or cholesterol?
User :   all r in control
Doctor :   Is the pain present after you started doing treadmill?
User :   surprisingly i dont fell pain while i m working out on threadmill
Doctor :   Would you please tell that is the pain present after you started doing treadmill?
User :   yes looks like
Doctor :   It can be due to various reasons as muscle pull, new to exercise, injury, ligament pull etc but it seems like it is because of doing exercises.
Doctor :   1)Apply hot water bag on it 3 times a day.
Doctor :   2)Apply relaxyl ointment thrice a day.
User :   oh ok
Doctor :   3)Take pain killer DOLO 650 mg 2 times a day.
User :   oh ok
Doctor :   4)Keep rotating the shoulder and reduce some of the time in treadmill.
Doctor :   While doing the treadmill are you keeping the right posture?
User :   i think so
Doctor :   Do all these things but if the symptoms persist or do not get controlled then you need to get it examined
User :   examined by which doctor?
Doctor :   You need to get it examined by Orthopedics.
User :   oh ok thank you
User :   thank you very much for your time Doctor XXX
Doctor :   Is there anything else you would like to know?
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