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Osteoarthritis in right knee, body ache, synovotis in thumb. History of cervical disc replacement, Cortisone injection taken. Advise?

I am 46 years old and have had a cervical disc replacement c5/c6 and also have osteoarthritis in my right knee which will be treated with a partial knee replacement in the next year or so. I have aches and pains all over and recently had synovotis in my thumb treated with a cortisone injection. What could be the trouble?
Asked On : Sat, 6 Apr 2013
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This is generalized calcium, vitamin A and D deficiency giving rise to this problem.
At this age chances of having osteoporosis and osteomalacia.
Take high dose of Calcium and vitamin A and D supplements.
Take high protein diet.
Ok and take care.
Answered: Sat, 6 Jul 2013
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