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Experience:  MBBS MS. Post doctoral fellowship in Sports Medicine. General surgeon and sports medicine specialist
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Can you help me please, I had a fall last week & my hip knee

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Good morning can you help me please
JA: What are all your symptoms? Are you taking any medication?
Customer: I had a fall last week & my hip knee & ankle are giving me a lot of pain went to hospital & had an xray in Warrington taking co-codamol
JA: Got it. Have you seen a doctor about the pain?
Customer: no not since Iast week
JA: Thank you so much for your time. Finally, is there anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: no I am fit healthy have not had many problems in the past
Submitted: 16 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 16 days ago.

What are your age and gender?

Were your x-rays normal?

Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 14 days ago.

This is an initial answer. You may ask the follow-up questions after reading it.

The following measures would help in the pain, significantly;

a) Physiotherapy

b) Deep electrotherapy

c) Acupuncture

d) Local analgesic cream

e) Pool therapy/hydrotherapy.

f) Analgesics

g) Lidocaine cream

h) Rest

i) Capsaicin cream.

You may consult;

1) Orthopedics

2) MD in physical medicine and rehabilitation.

I would be happy to assist you further if you need any more information.

Thanks for using Just Answer.

I wish your symptoms resolve soon.