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Suffering from arthritis and scoliosis. Can not sleep on the bed due to leg pain. Any remedy for reduced sleep?

I fall alsleep in my chair at night and dose and wake up and dose again. I can t sleep in my bed I get to hurting my legs I have arthuristis, scolosis and I am dwarf. I walk on a walker. I sleep little while and I go sleep again I guess I get about 3-4 hours sleep at night. My email is YYYY@YYYY . Thank you.
Asked On : Tue, 11 Sep 2012
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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Joint Replacement 's  Response
Feb 2014
Hello jojo,

Thanks for posting your query

As you said you are dwarf, having arthritis in legs & suffering from scoliosis and these make you uncomfortable to sleep in bed.

to confirm the cause of your scoliosis whether congenital, developmental or idiopathic and to know the severity of scoliosis detailed examination of spine is necessary.

So you have to visit an orthopedic surgeon for spine exam. & xrays and other inv. as required.

Answered: Wed, 12 Sep 2012
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