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Frozen buttocks and upper thighs

I have been having this frozen buttocks and upper thighs. I find is very painful while sleeping and sitting. I cannot bend comfortably at knees and get a stretch in the upper thighs (like a hamstring).

How to get appointment in St John's Hosp

How can I get appointment in St John's Hospital and Hosmat hospital. Is there any alternative cure for knee replacement

Shoulder pain

My dad is suffering from left shoulder pain for last 4 months. He don't feel pain during day time, pain starts only at night and severe pain after lying on the bed.

Hand pain in wrist area

Mother Fratured forearm , got operated in dec 2016. But pain in wrist area continues after prolonged physiotherapy & few doctors. Need a senior experienced doctor. Till now got feedback nerves seem to be reason for pain but pain continues.

3rd metatarsal fracture

Hi, I am Sridevi 27yrs old, I met with an accident in July 1st week. Doctor diagnosed 1.undisplaced fracture with extensive bone marrow oedema involving base of 3rd metatarsal with surrounding soft tissue oedema 2. Thin rim fluid noted in ankle joint 3 subcutaneous oedema noted involving dorsum of foot 4. Bone contusion involving anterior aspect of calcaneum It's been 4weeks. Now my pain reduced and taking below medicine 1. Bonefix 2. Ocerin forte My question is I am using only crepe bandage nd in rest. Is rest ok ? Or need any surgery or puttur kattu now ? Becoz after one week I need to be back to office. I am much worried about this. Attached my reports and medication

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