Polymyalgia Rheumatica And Giant Cell Arteritis Treatment

Health Q&A
Hand fingers problem

Hand fingers are getting pulled inside , had a check up with the doctor but not convinced , want to go for advanced checkup

Wrist movement

I am unable to hold small objects properly losing little bit of strength unable to hold the pen for a longer period of time and typing on computer.could you suggest some better ways to heal this problem.

Tingling in knuckles

I am currently facing tingling poking sensation in my left hand ring finger knuckle .which is making anything done by my left hand very uncomfortable.I also feel my finger being pulled type feeling when I sense the tingling.Need suggestions on this please.

Broken tibia&fibula

Hi doc it has been a month since my surgery and a rod has been placed in the tibia my doctor has said that as per the latest x ray there has not been a lot of callus formation howver has asked me to start weight bearing as per my comfort after 2 weeks please advice if it would be better to buy a walker boot before i start bearing weight

Fracture of LV5 S1

Fracture LV5 S1/lumber LS spine / cervical Press the vain under fractured disc.radiation in left leg & left arm.I cannot sit more than 2hours & cannot walk more than 10 minutes.

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Dr. Sharath Kumar - Rheumatologist
Dr. Sharath Kumar Rheumatologist (MBBS, MD - Paediatrics, DNB - Rheumatology, Graduate Certificate of Paediatric Rheumatology) 15 years experience Optima Arthritis And Rheumatology Clinic
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Dr. Vijay Rao K R Rheumatologist (MBBS, MRCP - Rheumatology, FRCP - Rheumatology, CCT - Rheumatology) 15 years experience Manipal Hospital
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Dr. B.G. Dharmanand - Rheumatologist
Dr. B.G. Dharmanand Rheumatologist (MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Rheumatology, FTTA in Rheumatology) 34 years experience Sakra World Hospital
19 recommendations Bellandur, Bangalore INR 800
Dr. Krishna Bhat - Ayurveda
Dr. Krishna Bhat Ayurveda (BAMS, MD - Ayurveda, Fellowship in Sexual Medicine, Fellowship in Rheumatology) 6 years experience Dhatri Ayurvedic Clinic
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Dr. Srinivasa. C - Rheumatologist
Dr. Srinivasa. C Rheumatologist (MD - General Medicine, MBBS, DM - Rheumatology) 7 years experience Sakra World Hospital
6 recommendations Bellandur, Bangalore INR 700