Potassium-Aggravated Myotonias

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Acl reconstruction surger

Hello doctor, my ACL reconstruction surgery has been planned next month. I'm currently on medicines for psychic illnesses. My medicines are: LURAMAX 40, ARPIZOL and SIZOPIN... Should I stop these medicines before the surgery? If so how long should I stop these medicines before the surgery?.. What are the possible complications of the medicines during surgery?... Please help me. Thank you..

Back ache in lower back

I keep getting a back ache once in 6months where I am not able to even pick myself up and walk. This happened once when I fell in the washroom and wasn't able to get up and my back just stiffened. Now again while I was taking a shower my back became stiff suddenly and I was not able to stand. Need a immediate relief measure

Bulge disc

Respected doctor, Recently i had consulted a doctor for back pain and he told me to undergo a mri scan and i did that scanning and the report says that i have bulge disc..and he said don worry its quite common and prescribed few tablets if in case of any pain .but doctor i don have pain at all..very rarely slight pain will be there but still im worried about this disc bulge is it serious doctor?

Knee joint pain

I am having OA from last 5 years.now it is becoming a big problem for me. I used all type of medicine but results were negative.pleas advise how to manage it?

NUMBNESS IN RIGHT HAND

I HAVE NECK PAIN AND NUMBNESS IN RIGHT HAND. SOMETIMES IT PAINS IN RIGHT HAND. ALSO NUMBNESS IN FIRST TWO FINGERS.

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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 (MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Rheumatology, FTTA in Rheumatology) 34 years experience Sakra World Hospital
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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
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