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Rickets in a ten year old boy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help yoiu
User :   Good morning Dr
User :   May I know your speciality plz
User :   I am looking for a nuerologist
Doctor :   I am Gneeral practitioner5
User :   I have a 10 years old son
User :   he is on treatment for rickets
User :   he is taking calcium tab with D VI
Doctor :   ok
User :   Its going for the last 2 years
Doctor :   any questions that I can answer for you
User :   he is complaining pain in his thighs for the last one month
User :   is it due to intake of excess calcium
Doctor :   Did yu check with the serum calcium levels afte rthe treatment started
User :   yes I did
User :   it twice
Doctor :   When is that and what are the levels
User :   it shows normal..and did xray last month Its fine the dr advised u can take calcium as a suplement if we are wish
User :   levels are with the stipulated range
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   What was the doctor saying when you followed u
Doctor :   for the leg pains
User :   then there was no leg pains
User :   it is started for the last one month
User :   shall i see a nuerologist or ortrho
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   10 years male 47 kg
Doctor :   Which specialist are you seeing?
Doctor :   for this right now?
User :   4.2
User :   peadiatrician
User :   yes
Doctor :   I would suggest you have to see the same treating doctor before he can refer to the specialist if required
Doctor :   and it is not rare to have such pains
Doctor :   are you there
User :   thank u
Doctor :   Please confirm the detaisl
User :   dr
User :   sure
User :   yes
User :   its
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