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Treatment for rheumatoid - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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Practicing since : 2004
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hi
User :   I have some problem related to my knee
Doctor :   Please go ahead
Doctor :   I shall answer your queries
User :   It pains all the time and sometime it pains at extreme
Doctor :   What is your age?
User :   Pain is in both the knees
User :   my age id 38 male
Doctor :   What is the duration of the problem?
User :   It was first detected three years back and lasted for 2-3 months but from last 06 months it is again
Doctor :   What is your weight and occupation?
User :   my weight is 54 kgs and height is 6ft 2inch and my occupation is business and exrteme travelling
Doctor :   Did you check with a Rheumatoid profile by a doctor?
User :   not yet
Doctor :   What did the doctor say on the initial visit
Doctor :   Was an Xray
Doctor :   done
User :   Dr told to do so both the knees but also gave an oinment with which I got some relief but now its not working
User :   x ray not done
Doctor :   Actually you have to get few tests done
User :   ok
Doctor :   along with Xray of the knees and get a Rheumatoid profile
User :   ok
User :   After doing so how can I contact you
Doctor :   Actually since this a chronic problem
Doctor :   You better contact a specialist personally
Doctor :   I worry since you are in travelling job
Doctor :   It is more stressful on your knee
Doctor :   A rheumatologist is better at this time
User :   ok sir
User :   thanks
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