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Knee and back pain
Knee pain while climbing stairs and while normal walking.Taken out x-ray doctors said the problem is osteoarthritis for which he need to take one injection per year . I want to take him to kolkata for further treatment.My father recent diagnose caught high sugar 240 as per doctors report. Plz suggest treatment.
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Venkat Raghav
General Physician Bangalore
There's no known cure for osteoarthritis, but treatments can help reduce pain and maintain joint movement.pain killers ,NSAID,helps in reducing joint pain . Doctor would have suggested you to take corticosteroid injection but for patient with elevate blood sugar steroids should not be given . I cannot explain complete treatment in here . you must consult orthopedic doctor with blood sugar reports.
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