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My dad has severe knee pain attached MRI report of him. It seems like osteoarthritis he is under physio but its not working doctor advised to undergo arthroscopy can anyone help me with this?
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This treatment is being suggested on bases of the information provided. However I would like to examine & investigate your father in detail. -Control  Hypertension, Diabetes or  metabolic disorder, if there is any. --. Sleep on a hard bed with soft bedding. --. Keep a  pillow under the knee. --. Avoid painful acts & activities. --. Fomentation with warm water. Let the part not be exposed to cold. -- .Do mild exercises for &the affected part.-back and lower limbs. --.(Take help of physiotherapist or you can visit my YouTube channel Dr. N. C. Gupta and watch 'Me & My Yoga' and 'Yoga Simplified'. Kindly subscribe to the channel to get continuous guidence & notifications. It is free. https://youtube.com/channel/ucpeqc6b1ywzwin048jsu6rw -Any way it may be tried, --. Ugesic (Piroxicam) 20mg 1 tab once a day x 5days --. Caldikind plus  (Mankind) 1 tab Once  a day x 10 days. -(You may need help of your local doctor to get these medicines.) Kindly make sure, there is no allergy to any of these medicines. --For emergency treatment visit nearest hospital. --Wish your father a quick recovery & good health.  Dr N C Gupta MS (ortho) DMC no.3624 Thanks.
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Early osteoarthritis of the knee. Kindly share standing weight bearing xrays of the knee. How frequently does the pain appear. What are the restrictions in daily routine. No indication for scopy. May benefit gradually with exercises. If not helping, there few more options. Kindly consult for the same.
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There seems no indication for arthroscopy...kindly get weight bearing x-rays of knee joint.. In case you need further help... Can consult
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It is just age related arthritis. Try conservative method like life style modifications, exercise and some supplements
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Weight bearing X-ray of the affected knee
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Arthroscopy may not give any tangible results as there is arthritis of the knee. He needs to get X-rays of the knee in standing position to assess and plan further.
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Hello How old is your dad and what are his exact complains ?please get a x ray of his knee done first. As per the Mri report there is no obvious indication for arthroscopy.
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Kindly consult for detailed evaluation and advice
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