This question was answered on Wed 17, Jun 2009 06:20am by Dr Bhupinder K, MD

Pain in my right leg calf , unable to walk with ease, unable to get up or lie down on right hand side.

    
Asked by sd55 (Male; 50; Reactive to sulphur; Relevant drugs:Proxyvon (wockhardt Limited, India), fermatation on the lower, end of spine above the buttocks, wearing a hip belt by vissco, also wearing a elastic knee band on my right leg. ) on Wed 17, Jun 2009 01:55am

Dear sir, I have had a accident on a scooter from which I fell off 13 days ago, and stared getting this pain on my right leg calf. I thought it was a swelling and it would go away soon, and I went to my doctor the next day and told her about this incident and also told her to give me a painkiller injection which she did. At first the pain was less and since thwe last five days it has increased and she gae me her own medecine for 2 days and today she prescribed Proxyvon - 3 times a day (manufactured by Wockhardt India), to take fermentation on the back, wear a hip belt by vissco and a elasic knee band on my right leg, My doctor also told me to do 3 spine excercises. Standing up from a chair gives me shooting pain in my right calf. Walking is also a problem. Should I use the scooter for some days or not. is bedrest prescribed. What should I do to make this pain go away. Before this I had no problems. Kindly Help me with some advise so that the pain goes away and I become normal again. I would be greatly obliged to you life-long. May god's choiciest's blessings be with you. God speed and regards, sd55

Actions: | Forward |
Answer


Name 

Email 

Security code
Enter the text as shown above


E-Mail me when someone replies to this post
Answer by Dr Bhupinder K, MD  on Wed 17, Jun 2009 06:20am:

Hello, First of all,it is important to rule out any fracture even if as trivial as a hair line one.So I would suggest you to get an x-ray done.Also keep on applying the warm compresses and take some anti inflammatory analgesic(pain killer) like Ibuprofen or Diclofenac.Also consult an orthopedician if the symptoms persist. Hope it helps.Take care and regards.

Detailed answer for your question: Available in paid version. - Click to pay.
Second opinion from another doctor: Available in paid version. - Click to pay.
               
Our doctors provide free answers to your questions. If you are happy with our services, please consider making a donation.
Click the button below to donate.


Please rate my answer (select the stars, no need to log in.)  


Follow up:

Clarification by sd55 on Fri 19, Jun 2009 02:42am:
Thnks so very much. I forgot to mention the pain comes and goes. and sometimes it is there for a long time and it makes me difficult to move around and becomes unbearable. My doctor has advised bed rest for 5 or 6 days. Do I have to do that. Youu are a good and straight forward person and God bless you for that. Regards with grateful thanks forever, sd55
Request for Clarification by Dr Bhupinder K, MD on Fri 19, Jun 2009 09:14am:
Hello, I agree with the doctors that bed rest is necessary. It can be a small fracture or rupture of the muscle fibers around the site which is leading to such pain.Pls take adequate bed rest and also get an x-ray or MRI of the right leg to see the extent of soft tissue injury. Hope it helps. Wishing you a speedy recovery. Kind regards.
Clarification by sd55 on Sun 21, Jun 2009 06:57am:
Dear Sir, I took out an x-ray of the Lumar Spine (PA/Lateral/Conedown), Both Knee Joints (Ap Standing/Lateral and Right leg (Ap/Lateral. The results are as follows: Lumar Spine: The vertebrae show normal alignment. The L5 is completely sacralised. No spondylolisthesis or spondylolysis is seen. The lumbar vertebrae show ostephytic lippings. The pedicles,lamina, spinous and transverse processes are normal. The sacro iliac joints are normal. the lower dorsal vertebrae are normal. Both Knee Joints: The bones show normal alignment. The cartiilage spaces in medical compartment are minimally narrowed. No significent osteophytic lippings are seen. No focal bone lesion is seen. No periosteal reaction is seen. No soft tissue massis seen. Right Leg: The bones show normal alignment. There is welll developed calcaneal spur & calcifucation is seen i9n the insertion tendo-achilles. No periosteal reaction is seen. No soft tissue mass or calcification is seen. Results: 1. The lumbar bertebrae shoe osteophytic lippings, The L5 is sacralised but there is noevidence of ant focal bone lesion or compression of the vertebrae. 2. the cartilage spaces in the medical compartment are minimally narrowed. No othe abnormality is seen. 3.The bones of the right leg do not reveal any abnormality. Insipite of the x-ray showing nothing wrong which the lady doctor alsosays so there is a lot of pain in the calf and I am unable to get up, walk, or lie down comfortably. Proxyvon does not seem to be working, shouldI start Brufen , or Combiflam instead? How long bed rest is reqiured with fermentation. Do I need to diathermy also. Please advise and help. Regards Sd55.

This question is open for comments.  Please share your opinion.

Comments


Name 

Email 

Security code
Enter the text as shown above


E-Mail me when someone replies to this post


 
What users are searching right now on Ask Medical Doctor:
concrete     WLSON DSEASE     dullache     esicdoctorsindombivli     gastric bypass surgery side affect     vaginastinks     knee     pragnancy breast     side effects of xavor     Ihadaultrasounddone     enlargedxyphoid     knee     pain in my womb     oxytet     is this a symptom of cancer black and blue marks on legs     diabetic with swollen testicals     Im very thin What can i do     Neck enlarged weight gain headache     Im very thin What can i do     Depo     lungdisease     bilaterallungfieldsare92601 Enter your comments here bilateral     hydrosyl     side effects of wellburton 300mg     I am 48 yr old female For 5 months I have had a weakness feeling in my arms and leg on my left sideShoulder blade pain that as resolved But my arm gets tired holding steering wheel for lengths of time The leg is functional Somtimes it feels tire     sore or stiff joints in the morning     Glogou     bilaterallungfieldsare92601 Enter your comments here peel     sting     9montholdbabywithvitiligo16845cura     CansporadicHerpesgentialoutbreakscauseadropinwhite     why does my vagina have a white discharge     flucanazole     how long do insides hurt after having anal sex     a 62 year old male complained of weakness headache lightheadedness and fatigue     Searchforanswersinterpretthisorderkanamycin375mgq12h     a lot of blood on my 8 yr old after bowel movement     how to delete questions     brownlechorea     sweet     myhusbandhasarashonhisrightleganditisoozingdownhislegwhattodo     dry scrotum     bloodymucouslikestool     Piles during pregnancy     personalitydisordersinconnectio     CanacertainantibioticthatIhavetreataurinarytracti     Benign interacranial hypertension     howtogetapieceofglassoutyourhand     STRESS SYMPTOMS     bochdalek hernia     DoM     left scapula pain trap inflamation     vagina stinks     uses of zeptol300     cnsrantneedtopeeafterpeeing     singular and lisinopril together     prk     sour20taste20in20mouth20after20antibiotics     bendroflumethiazide cannabis     canstandingonconcretefor30yearsdamagenerveendingsandcausefeettostaynumbSearchforanswers     bendroflumethiazide cannabis     Heavy headed     alports syndrome     irregular menstrual cycles     ihaveaproblemoflikoriaplzguidemeiwanttoknowiftherezsumgoodho68963 Plz Write Your suggestion contused     ihaveaboilundermyarmpititburstanddrainednowth     inflammation     Me15yearsehasthmethunkarrahahuAbmeribodybhiweekhonelagindabdominalpainkitaklifrahtihSoplzaskmyanswer     shinglescausingpaininteeth     afterthesphenoidsinussurgery84499mlhotgunswithjohnfjackroweandlarrypotterfielddvd     can u use peenthrone cream on your vagina     blood in toilet     imseeingeverythinginred     how can i make a pregnancy test negative aside from not being pregnant     coughingwithtasteofbloodaskdoctor     Lamotriginerash     anxiety     split nipples     breastcancer14644     lump on stomch area     What is chonic narcotism     Howtoloosevaginafat     diabetic with swollen testicals     is this a symptom of cancer black and blue marks on legs     oxytet     pain in my womb     enlargedxyphoid     Ihadaultrasounddone     side effects of xavor     How do you treat anal fissures     how to get rid of warts     codesoftcapsules     symptomofdetachedretna     collagenoral     prohormones     sprained ankle turning purple after elavating     galleries     knee     choked on toothpasteSearch for answers     ihavetinycirclebruisesappearingonmylegandarmfornoreasonisthisanyt68919 little     payment     symptomofdetachedretna     prohormones     Sharpintermittent     knee     back ache cant sleep no appetite     Iwaswonderingwhatstag92603 Enter your comments here her     Double dose of valdoxin     heart attack symptom     depression     burning in my left thigh     breast cancer forum     red itchy vagina     Incomplete20puberty     eventrated diaphram     ABORTIONPregnancytest     mucocutaneous     ingndave     aslamwalikumdrsahib     scrotum cyst     reasons and cure for lukeria     drsheetalkaulbadbreath     cyclobenzaprine and naproxen     whatisTMJandwhatisajawcyst     Ifo     almond breath     Howlongwilloxycontinshowupinmyurineifitake90mgadayforamonth     spotsonthebraininactscan     my front teeth look flat instead if straight up because of my jaw movement due to braces     upper quad pain sprint     whitesoapystuffcomeinoutvirginaaftersex     burning in pelvic area     kneepainaftertakingsleepingaid     sore kidneys     fungal infection near penis     HOW DO I KNOW IF I GOT TRANSMITTED A BLOOD DISEASE     inflamationinthepennis     causes of cervical cancer     dip in spine painful bruised but no trauma     bump on penis     hardpurplespotonchinareawassentoffresultswasamasswhattreatmentwillthisrequire     cough for weeks and left chest pain above breat     calcirol     overactivebladder     alpha 1 globulin 210     mri     IUDs     period     WhywouldIbeshortofbreathtiredsharppaininmychestandstomachss     

©2011 - Ask Medical Doctor  |  All Rights Reserved
The site is not a replacement for professional medical opinion, examination, diagnosis or treatment. Always seek the advice of your medical doctor or other qualified health professional before starting any new treatment or making any changes to existing treatment. Do not delay seeking or disregard medical advice based on information written by any author on this site. No health questions and information on AskMedicalDoctor is regulated or evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration and therefore the information should not be used to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease without the supervision of a medical doctor. Posts made to these forums express the views and opinions of the author, and not the administrators, moderators, or editorial staff and hence AskMedicalDoctor and its principals will accept no liabilities or responsibilities for the statements made.

Home | Terms & Conditions | Contact Us | Frequently Asked Questions | Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Advertise with us
Stats