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Dr. Dhivya Kumar

Physiotherapist, Chennai

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Dr. Dhivya Kumar is a trusted Physiotherapist in Kotturpuram, Chennai. You can consult Dr. Dhivya Kumar at Pediatric Physiotherapy centre in Kotturpuram, Chennai. Don’t wait in a queue, book an instant appointment online with Dr. Dhivya Kumar on Lybrate.com.

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I have pain in my elbow and it is still before 12 months so please tell me the medicine I will buy from my nearly medical store?

DNB (Orthopedics)
Orthopedist, Pune
Pain since 12 months you require to get your sr uric acid cbc esr crp checked. You can apply dolophob gel till you get your blood checked.
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I am 16 years old, I am suffering from leg pain when I walk or run fast then I feel weakness in leg.what to do

MPT, BPT
Physiotherapist, Noida
I am 16 years old, I am suffering from leg pain when I walk or run fast then I feel weakness in leg.what to do
Keep your leg raised while sitting or lying quadriceps strengthening exercises- quad clenches: lie flat on your back or sit upright on a chair with leg kept horizontally on another surface. Now, tighten the muscle on the front of the thigh by pushing your knee down. You should feel your thigh muscles clench, hold for 3 secs. Repeat 10 times twice a day. Short arcs: lie flat on your back or sit upright with your leg placed horizontally on a flat surface like a chair or bed. Place a rolled up towel under the knee. Pull your toes towards you and clench you thigh muscles. Slowly lift your foot up off the bed until your knee is straight (keep your knee resting on the towel). Hold for 3 secs and slowly lower them on the chair. Repeat 10 times twice a day. Straight leg raise: lie flat on your back. One leg and knee will be straight and other leg should be bent. Pull your toes towards you and tighten/clench the muscle on the front of the thigh, locking your knee straight. Lift your foot up in the air, about 6 inches off the bed. Hold for 3 secs and slowly lower the leg. The knee must remain straight the whole time you are doing this exercise.
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My dad. Hvng age 50 yrs. Got sudden knee pain. please Dr. Can you tel me urgent remedy. Home remedy. Plz.

D.P.T
Physiotherapist, Hyderabad
My dad. Hvng age 50 yrs. Got sudden knee pain. please Dr. Can you tel me urgent remedy. Home remedy. Plz.
Dear lybrate-user, here I got something to treat knee arthrities at home, try this, if it will not work, then you must take your dad to orthopaedic surgeon. Try this at home 1st. Turmeric & ginger tea. Epsom salt soak. Get more magnesium (seriously.). Lubricate with extra virgin olive oil. Dandelion leaves. Blackstrap molasses drink. White willow tea (the original aspirin). Exercise.
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I am suffering from leg pain since 4 years. First it started in foot then knees now thighs. What is the problem?

BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Bangalore
I am suffering from leg pain since 4 years. First it started in foot then knees now thighs. What is the problem?
When you have foot pain and If the normal way of walking is painful, oyu instinctively change our walking pattern. This change in your walking pattern can also affect the whole chain of your lower body. From the ankle, to the knee, to the hip, and then to the lower back. If your feet or ankles aren’t working right, don’t ignore them! Contact a foot and ankle surgeon for an evaluation.
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I am 53, sedentary life style, right back pain and right knee pain, weakness in right arm and leg. MRI shows Myelomalasia.

Vaidya Visharad
Sexologist, Narnaul
Dear, According to Ayurveda joint pain is known as Sandhigata vata. With increase in age vata dosha is predominant in human body that is why with aging disease caused by vata dosha increases in body. Joint pain is a common symptom with many possible causes. Joint Pain and Arthritis are the one of the most devastating conditions faced by individuals, particularly elderly women today. When there is pure Vata dosha involvement (a pain without swelling or discoloration) then the massage with medicated ayurvedic oil is quite useful & supplement is helpful in balancing bodily humors ?vata, which is responsible dosha for Sandhigata vata . Visit us:-www.Malhotraayurveda.Com

Persistent Stiffness in Joints - Can it be a Sign of Rheumatoid Arthritis

MBBS, MS - Orthopaedics, Fellow In Joint Replacement , Fellow In Arthroscopy
Orthopedist, Hyderabad
Persistent Stiffness in Joints - Can it be a Sign of Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis is an auto-immune chronic disorder that might cause abnormal swelling in the joints when the joint tissues are attacked by the human immune system. The more frequently used body joints, such as the knees, fingers, shoulders, wrists, elbows and hips commonly get affected by the disease. Rheumatoid arthritis can also occur in the ligaments or tendons and might affect areas such as the kidney, bone marrow, eyes, lungs, and heart.

If rheumatoid arthritis is not diagnosed on time, it might lead to future complications, such as blood cancer in the lymph regions, osteoporosis (a medical condition resulting in the weakness of the bones), infections, stiffening of the arteries and dry mouth.

What exactly causes the disease is not known, but a significant damage to the immune system might cause the inflammation of the joints, resulting in this condition. Obesity, a family history of this condition and other lifestyle habits such as smoking tobacco put one at higher risks of this disorder.

The symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis might vary among people. The most common symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis are;
1. Severe pain in the morning
2. Episodes of mild fever with severe pain
3. Redness and inflammation of the joints which might cause intense pain
4. Stiffness in the joints
5. The pain might increase in low-temperature conditions
6. Acute lethargy and weight loss

Treatments
The treatment of rheumatoid arthritis includes a prescribed dosage (depending on the intensity of the condition) of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs such as ibuprofen, anti-rheumatoid drugs such as methotrexate and steroid drugs such as prednisone to reduce the swelling and the subsequent pain. Performing regular exercises in order to retain the flexibility of the joints with appropriate consultation from the physiotherapist might cure rheumatoid arthritis.

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My mother feels very hot even in winters. From past few days she is having pain at the back of her neck. She also has bronchitis problem. I would like to ask that what should I do?

BHMS
Homeopath, Faridabad
My mother feels very hot even in winters. From past few days she is having pain at the back of her neck. She also has...
Hi. Your mother may be in pre or post menopausal phase when because of the hormone fluctuation, body experiences many changes from mood swings to hot flushes. For neck pain: Take homoeopathic medicines Arnica 200 and Rhus Tox. 200 - both thrice daily. Also, tell her to apply Arnica ointment over the neck area in circular motion gently. For Bronchitis: Bronchitis/ Asthma can be treated with homoeopathic medicines completely, only need to be regular with the medication and avoid those foods/ things to which you are allergic to for sometime. Keep taking your already on going medication, reduce it gradually and slowly once homoeopathic starts acting. Take Bakson's Astha-Aid drops/ 10-15 drops in 1/2 cup water/ thrice d day for 1 month. Report me back after a month.
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Patient heaving disc problem in L4 S1 in lumber and she is suffering from pain what is the treatment for that.

MPT - Orthopedic Physiotherapy, BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Noida
Patient heaving disc problem in L4 S1 in lumber and she is suffering from pain what is the treatment for that.
Problem and pain both things are different ok if only problem then stretch your back muscle and avoid forward bending and heavyweight. Spine extension exercise. If pain take physiotherapy for few days and start exercise.
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