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Treatment for diabetic neuropathy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   Hi
Doctor :   how can i help u
User :   My Father has diabetic neuropathy, is there any cure so that his muscles and nerves especially of the Limbs are recovered
Doctor :   ya sure we will assist you
Doctor :   can u tell me his age?
User :   He is very weak , there is wasting of muscles and hence he cannot move around by himself, he drags his feet also cannot lift his hands abover shoulder level
User :   59
Doctor :   since how many years he his having diabetes
User :   4 years

Doctor :   k
User :   Is Vasco Muscular Therapy a sucessful treatment for Diabetic Neuropathy.
Doctor :   since how many years he his having this problem
Doctor :   muscle wasting
User :   last 1 year and has agrivated in the last 6 months
User :   last 3 months he has become very weak too.. and first it was only his right limbs but now even his left limbs are wasting and becoming weak
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   is the glucose under control now
Doctor :   vasculo muscular therapy recommen only if the vessels have lost their tone
Doctor :   and blood supply is reduced to muscles
Doctor :   usually in diabetes the vessels normal structure is disrupted
Doctor :   It shows you have moved away from the chat, so I close the window. Please log in again if you need further medical advice.
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   are you back
User :   hi
User :   yes
Doctor :   is the glucose under control now
User :   sorry some one had come home , so had gone to the door
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   no prob
User :   the glucose is 140 , 150 per day..

Doctor :   k
User :   the globulin level is the blood is 11.5
Doctor :   what medication is he taking now
User :   The resident doctor who is treating him told me it is a matter of concern
User :   he is having LCAR, MACGLA,
Doctor :   ya surely it has to be treated at the earliest
User :   What does high globulin level indicate
Doctor :   # Chronic infections (parasites, some cases of viral and bacterial infection)
# Liver disease (biliary cirrhosis, obstructive jaundice)
# Carcinoid syndrome
# Rheumatoid arthritis
# Ulcerative colitis
# Multiple myelomas, leukemias, Waldenstrom's macroglobulinemia
# Autoimmunity (Systemic lupus, collagen diseases
# Kidney dysfunction (Nephrosis)
Doctor :   in these cases that will be elevated

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