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My mother having serious Osteoarthritis problem. She is not able to sit and very rarely walk. . Totally on bed. Please suggest permanent solution on this.
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Dr. Nilesh J Patil
Diabetologist 7 yrs exp Pune
total knee replacement is best solution if she cannot walk
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Dr. Suchita K Taparia (PT)
Sports and Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist 6 yrs exp Noida
Hello sir .as you say that your mother have osteoarthritis problem...plz start regular basis physiotherapy seasonso for your mother.and try to
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Dr. Sonia Talreja Dhawan PT
Physiotherapist 10 yrs exp Delhi
Sounds like exercises won't be able to help much rather a surgery for knee replacement would be more beneficial
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Dr. Aneeta Verma (PT)
Physiotherapist 11 yrs exp Delhi
Osteoarthritis is a degenerative diseases , with age it get aggravate need a constant care to stop degeneration and to restore the mobility of the patient. start giving hot & cold pack contrast and then passive movements of the knee joint , you can take help of any good physiotherapist for batter advice on exercise part , you can give her glucosamine & Boswellia supplement . and take care of her weight if it is higher side you can start her weight loss so she can recover fast .
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