How JustAnswer Works:

  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.

Ask Dr.M.D.Mazumdar, MD Your Own Question

Dr.M.D.Mazumdar, MD
Dr.M.D.Mazumdar, MD, Doctor (MD)
Category: Health
Satisfied Customers: 8463
Experience:  Twenty years experience in active private practice
Type Your Health Question Here...
Dr.M.D.Mazumdar, MD is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

Dear Doctor, Ive been having this pain in my right knee

Resolved Question:

Dear Doctor,

I've been having this pain in my right knee for two years now. It started in the knee itself then a burning pain started in the shin and sometimes goes down to my toes (in severe cases). Strangely enough, the same burning sensation started in my right arm, and also moved to my fingers. I saw a neurosurgeon and he immediately sent me to do a brain MRI to rule out MS, which, thank God, was ruled out.

However, the pain is still there, in both knee and elbow. I can't say I'm doing a great job at seeking help, but it's only because I've had enough with going to doctors. However, now, my left elbow hurts a lot. I can't carry a book with both hands for more than 15 minutes straight - if one wants to read RussXXXXX XXXXXterature, one needs to have good arms! I suspect it's tennis elbow in both of them. But I can't really tell why my knee hurts that much too. Maybe it's a different issue, but it's the same pain all over.

I'm starting to have a hunch in my posture, because of sitting behind the screen for too long. And I really want to go to the gym and work out, but I'm afraid I will hurt my knee and elbows even more.

Below is my medical history:

Microadenoma of the pituitary gland - controlled until it shrank and the cells in it went down.
Bulge in the 3rd and 4th vertebrae - according to the doctor it could become a slip disc
Vitamin D deficiency - also controlled, but I have to do a new test
Lump in the right breast, inner side of the nipple - not serious to warrant medication or surgery

I'm 30 years old and from the above you can see that I'm "damaged goods''! Could you please help me understand what is going on with me and which specialist exactly I should be going to?

I really appreciate your help and advice.

Waiting for your kind reply,
Mai
Amman-Jordan
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr.M.D.Mazumdar, MD replied 1 year ago.
Hello,

Welcome and thank you for your question.

I am sorry about the number of problems that you have had and i am sorry to add one more to the list based on your symptoms - your symptoms suggest that you could have developed arthitis. This is not common at your age. However, the symptoms are similar to those of arthritis.

Please consult your doctor and ask for an Xray of the knee joint. Consulting an orthopedic doctor will be best.

I hope this helps.

If there’s more I can do, please use the reply tab and let me know how I can be of further assistance. It’s my goal to provide you with excellent service. Please rate me highly and provide me with feedback.
Expert:  Dr.M.D.Mazumdar, MD replied 1 year ago.
Hello,

You have given me a poor rating. May I know why? Did you want more information?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Honestly, I ran a search on this website, and it appears that many people had more money than they have decided taken from their bank accounts from you.

Expert:  Dr.M.D.Mazumdar, MD replied 1 year ago.
The rating you clicked on was meant for the answer, not for the website. The answer was accurate.

Please XXXXXXXXXX@XXXXXX.XXX for any problems with the website. I will also send a report to the moderator.

It would help my profile if you clicked on a higher rating.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Your answer was hasty and somehow contradictory, you tell me that I might have developed arthritis, yet you say it's uncommon in my age. I know it's not impossible, but you scared me with your reply. You did not either tell me to which specialist to go.


 


I did not want to write this in my previous comment because I don't know how public this is, and I did not want to offend you, and I'm sorry if I have.

Expert:  Dr.M.D.Mazumdar, MD replied 1 year ago.
Yes, arthritis is uncommon at your age but it does occur - the answer is not contradictory in the least. And i did tell you to go to an orthopedic specialist. I am sorry if you missed that part of the answer.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

I just saw it, thanks!


I thank you again for your reply, you are right, my concerns should go to the customer service. I have sent them my concern and waiting for their reply.


 


 

Expert:  Dr.M.D.Mazumdar, MD replied 1 year ago.
You are welcome. Unfortunately the poor rating will remain.
Dr.M.D.Mazumdar, MD, Doctor (MD)
Category: Health
Satisfied Customers: 8463
Experience: Twenty years experience in active private practice
Dr.M.D.Mazumdar, MD and 4 other Health Specialists are ready to help you

JustAnswer in the News:

 
 
 
Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.
 
 
 

What Customers are Saying:

 
 
 
  • I can go as far as to say it could have resulted in saving my sons life and our entire family now knows what bipolar is and how to assist and understand my most wonderful son, brother and friend to all who loves him dearly. Thank you very much Corrie Moll Pretoria, South Africa
< Last | Next >
  • I can go as far as to say it could have resulted in saving my sons life and our entire family now knows what bipolar is and how to assist and understand my most wonderful son, brother and friend to all who loves him dearly. Thank you very much Corrie Moll Pretoria, South Africa
  • I thank-you so much! It really helped to have this information and confirmation. We will watch her carefully and get her in for the examination and US right away if things do not improve. God bless you as well! Claudia Albuquerque, NM
  • Outstanding response time less than 6 minutes. Answered the question professionally and with a great deal of compassion. Kevin Beaverton, OR
  • Suggested diagnosis was what I hoped and will take this info to my doctor's appointment next week.
    I feel better already! Thank you.
    Elanor Tracy, CA
  • Thank you to the Physician who answered my question today. The answer was far more informative than what I got from the Physicians I saw in person for my problem. Julie Lockesburg, AR
  • You have been more help than you know. I seriously don't know what my sisters situation would be today if you had not gone above and beyond just answering my questions. John and Stefanie Tucson, AZ
  • I have been dealing with an extremely serious health crisis for over three years, and one your physicians asked me more questions, gave me more answers and encouragement than a dozen different doctors who have been treating me!! Janet V Phoenix, AZ
 
 
 

Meet The Experts:

 
 
 
  • Nurse Milli, RN's Avatar

    Nurse Milli, RN

    Nurse (RN)

    Satisfied Customers:

    4013
    20 years experience in many areas of Nursing. Both Hospital and Private Practice experience.
< Last | Next >
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/NU/nursescare4u/2013-3-31_03429_JApic.64x64.jpg Nurse Milli, RN's Avatar

    Nurse Milli, RN

    Nurse (RN)

    Satisfied Customers:

    4013
    20 years experience in many areas of Nursing. Both Hospital and Private Practice experience.
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/agketch/2008-7-14_184046_drketchresized.jpg Dr. Ketch's Avatar

    Dr. Ketch

    Doctor

    Satisfied Customers:

    102
    Medical Degree, Former Assistant Professor at School of Medicine at Yale University
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/FA/FamilyPhysician/2013-8-31_191624_JA550x500Photo.64x64.jpg Family Physician's Avatar

    Family Physician

    Doctor (MD)

    Satisfied Customers:

    5575
    Emergency Medicine and Family Practice for over 26 years
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/drphophalia/2007-08-23_095626_dr._arun_phophalia.jpg Dr. Arun Phophalia's Avatar

    Dr. Arun Phophalia

    Doctor (MD)

    Satisfied Customers:

    16265
    MBBS, MS (General Surgery), Fellowship in Sports Medicine
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/VA/VANP/2012-6-6_235535_Skye2.64x64.jpg A. Schuyler, NP's Avatar

    A. Schuyler, NP

    Nurse Practitioner

    Satisfied Customers:

    12090
    Board Certified NP, MS, RN. Private practice & hospitalist
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/TA/tazechip/2012-6-7_135230_drpic.64x64.png Dr. Chip's Avatar

    Dr. Chip

    Doctor (MD)

    Satisfied Customers:

    8726
    Over 20 yrs of Family Practice
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/neurosurg/2009-10-06_120923_profile.jpg Dr. Mark's Avatar

    Dr. Mark

    Doctor (MD)

    Satisfied Customers:

    6234
    U.S. Physician/Surgeon in Neurosurgery