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I'm 69 years old . I have problem of bow legs from last 10 years. But this year from 2 months I have real pain in legs when I walk. Unable to do daily task or walk or stand properly. I have AIIMS appointment after 2 days. My question is what tests should I take before appointment? Also should I take x-ray report of my knees? Please reply.
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X rays both knees AP , Lateral in standing position
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You must be having osteoarthritis of both knee . Get standing Both knee ap / lateral xrays . Both lower limb scanogram .
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You’re probably have severe osteoarthritis of knee. Take bilateral knee X-rays - standing - AP and lateral views Based on the grading in the Xray, further management plan can be decided
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This treatment is being suggested on bases of the information provided. However I would like to examine & investigate you  in detail. -Control  Hypertension, Diabetes or  metabolic disorder, if there is any.  -Any way it may be tried, --. Dolokind Plus (Mankind) [Aceclofenac100 mg +Paracetamol 350 mg] 1 tab. OD & SOS. X 5 days. --. Caldikind plus  (Mankind) 1 tab OD x 10 days. -(You may need help of your local doctor to get these medicines.) --. Fomentation with warm water. Let the part not be exposed to cold. --. Sleep on a hard bed with soft bedding. --. Keep a pillow under the legs. --. Avoid painful acts & activities. -- .Do mild exercises for the affected part.- back & lower limbs. --.(Take help of physiotherapist or you can visit my you tube channel Dr NC Gupta   'me and my yoga'  IT IS FREE. --Do not ignore, let it not become beginning of a major problem. --Do ask for a detailed treatment plan. Kindly make sure, there is no allergy to any of these medicines. --For emergency treatment visit nearest hospital. --Wish you a quick recovery & good health. --I hope, I have solved your problem to your satisfaction.   Dr N C Gupta MS (ortho) DMC 3624
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Symptoms Look's like Osteoarthritis
Next Steps
Do X-ray scan Both Knee Ap(standing)/Lat
Health Tips
Avoid Squating Position And Crossed leg Sitting Use knee Cap Use Comode for washroom Avoid Stairs
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Both knee and leg xray in standing position
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