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Slip disc in the past, pain in shoulders, knees - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   Hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   i am looking at an orthopedic
Doctor :   pls tell me
User :   i am 26 yr old and my there is regular pain in sholders, knees
Doctor :   since when are you having these
Doctor :   ru there
Doctor :   I have to close this window since there is no response from your side, please get back to us if you need further medical advice
User :   yes
User :   sorry
Doctor :   pls tell me
User :   it is there from quite time like 1 year or so
User :   when ever i play or do some hard work it shut up after some rest it will go
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   which joints pain the most
User :   right shoulder and other thing is each time when i streach a nick sound comes
Doctor :   have you seen the doctor for this
User :   yes,
Doctor :   any X-rays that were taken
User :   no, i visited a general doctor who gave me some pain killer
Doctor :   did you have an injury to the site before it started
User :   not to any of the joints, but had a slip disc problem for which all treatment was done
Doctor :   are your movements restricted in any direction?
Doctor :   any steroids that you have taken then?
User :   movements in what sense
Doctor :   can you move your arm in all the direction freely, like near normal.
User :   yes, but while rotating i will feel the pain in both the shoulders
Doctor :   slip disc how long back was that?
User :   slip disc occured to my lower back for which i had a treatment
Doctor :   when was that? what sports that you play?
User :   this was when i was 20, and play cricket
Doctor :   ok
User :   how do i differentiate the pain whether it pain in muscle or bone
Doctor :   there are few possibilities that i think, Rotator cuff tear/ Bursitis
Doctor :   will tell you about that
User :   and other difficulty i phase is i can't throw any thing
Doctor :   muscle pain is more fleshy and will subside with rest and bone pain is
Doctor :   more or less constant and will be dull aching throughout
Doctor :   it looks more like a rotator cuff tear
Doctor :   see the orthopedician X-rays will be needed
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User :   OK, till i see an orthopedician can i play
User :   OK
Doctor :   no that will worsen the nature of the injury.
Doctor :   ru there
User :   yes
Doctor :   Is there anything else I can help you with?
User :   for now nothing, Thank You and will chat once i visit an orthopedician
Doctor :   pls do and get back to us.bye for now.
User :   bye
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