Back pain, although common, can be due to a variety of reasons associated with spinal issues, disc problems, muscular pain, skin inflammation, etc. It is important to address it quickly as it can be a debilitating condition.
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I have had swollen knees for the past four years and have been experiencing pain in my right heel and lower back. Please help.
Query: Hi doctor, Four years ago, my right knee suddenly started getting swollen. I could not walk, sit, or bend my knee, and there was extreme pain, warmth, and redness in my knee. Finally, after almost four months of struggle, I went to an orthopedic surgeon, who told me that my RA factor was negative an... Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I read your query and understand your concern. From the reports attached (attachments removed to protect the patient's identity), I can understand the pain you are going through at such a young age. The elevated rheumatoid factor indeed points towards inflammatory ... Read Full »
I am suffering from joint and back pain for two weeks. What do I do?
Query: Hi doctor, I am suffering from joint and back pain for two weeks. I took tablet for pain relief but found no results. Kindly help. Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. In most females above the age of 30 years, muscle and joint pains are a common problem. It is important to know the cause of the pain and then treat it. Treating the pain with only painkillers will not provide any relief, as in your case. The main cause of your joint ... Read Full »
I want to undergo a radiofrequency ablation procedure for lower back and leg pain. Is it safe?
Query: Hi doctor, I am planning to undergo a radiofrequency ablation procedure. I have lower back pain and throbbing pain in the back of my right leg. I would like to know if it is safe, effective, and has any side effects. Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I understand your concern. Radiofrequency ablation (RFA) is a safe new procedure. It will have positive outcomes. However, to achieve better results, you must manage your weight. Read Full »