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Dad cant walk no strenght
Hi dr. My dad is 65 yr old man and he fell twice from cycle maybe on his back. And past few months my dad couldn't walk without support. I have don xray of back and it showed gap a small one and hes sugar almost 300now nd even he has diabetes nd bp. But why he cant walk without support? He feel no strength in his leg. He cn move legs but no power in it Help...
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Dr. Vishwas Virmani (PT)
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Apply Hot Fomentation twice daily. Avoid bending in front. Postural Correction- Sit Tall, Walk Tall. Extension Exercises x 15 times x twice daily - lying on tummy, take left arm up for 3 seconds, then bring it down, right arm up for 3 seconds, bring down. Bring right leg up, hold for 3 seconds, bring it down. Then right leg up and hold for 3 seconds and bring it down. Repeat twice a day- 10 times. Bhujang Asana -- Lie flat on your stomach, keeping the palms out, bend the neck backward, take a deep breath and while holding it for 6 seconds, raise the chest up. Release breath and relax your body. Repeat the exercise 15 times twice daily. Core Strengthening Exercises- Straight Leg Raised With Toes Turned Outward, repeat 10 times, twice a day.
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Dr. Deepak Tamrakar (PT)
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Consult physiotherapist for ivestigat more and follow the treatment. Do take some session. He will be ok.
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Dr. D (Dewangan) Sunil Kumar
Joint Replacement Surgeon 18 yrs exp Raipur
As per H/o fall its trivial so may be soft tissue trauma wkness may be due to any disc problem in the old age and problem may arise as an incidental finding get x ray evalauted nicely if not seek expert opionion personally to examine clinically other wise need MRI if bones look noemal in x rays Thanks Regards
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Expert opinion and consult ortho specialist
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