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Knee pain since viral

My wife is suffering from knee pain since she got viral infection from august. I am not sure whether to consult an ortho or a neuro surgeon
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Dr. Biswajit Dutta Baruah
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Thanks for asking me to respond. Post viral fever, knee pain is common. But a few years may be necessary to rule out other causes of knee pain. This may include getting an xray done as well. For these reasons I would suggest you consult an ortho surgeon who will help you with clinical examination and tests. He will also prescribe meds to relieve the pain. I cannot prescribe meds as Practo prohibits me from doing so. Good luck!
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Dr. Vinod Kumar A.C
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It is post viral fever polyarthralgia, it takes long time to subside,consult orthopedic surgeon he will suggest drugs so that symptoms will reduce
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