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Pain in the legs post a decade of fracture due to disc insertion - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can i help you
User :   hello doctor
User :   sir my mother is 59 years old
Doctor :   Please provide these details of the person-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status
Doctor :   ok
User :   and she had a fractur some wht to 12-15 years back approx
Doctor :   Proceed with your query
Doctor :   Which bone was fractured ?
User :   now since a few days she is having acute pain in her that leg
User :   Leg bone
User :   knee area
User :   probably
Doctor :   Was the fracture was due to some accident ?
User :   ya she was driving two wheeler
Doctor :   Did she had any implants in her legs
User :   ya a disc was inserterd
Doctor :   Is she still having the disc inserted in her leg ?
User :   to support her bone
Doctor :   I suggest you to contact orthopedic surgeon, probably she may need an x-ray to find out the cause
User :   ya actually the doctors said her while oprating that
Doctor :   Is she able to walk?
Doctor :   Any pai during walking?
User :   she will b suipposed to get this disc out after some years
User :   ya she is able to walk
User :   as she did lols of exercises at that time

Doctor :   I think the doctor would have told to remove the disc after sometime
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