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Suggest treatment for leg pain

My husband is having pain in his legs. He is 65 years old health history is brain surgery 11 years ag hydrocephalu, bypass surgery 3 years ago carotid artery surgery 1 month ago. He has had 3 strokes the last one one month ago. Symptoms are hie legs between his knees and his ankles feel very cold on the inside but they feel warm on the outside. He is also diabetic type 2
Tue, 2 Feb 2016
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Orthopaedic Surgeon 's  Response
It could be Peripheral neuritis due to Diabetes. He needs to get his Diabetes controlled. Take Tablet Pregabalin 75mg at night for a month.
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