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I was just wondering...

I was just wondering why my ankles hurt during the night and upon waking

Doctor's Assistant: How long have you had the pain? What seems to make the pain better or worse?

It's been going on for a while. It seems like my foot tips forward becauss I sleep on my back

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

I suffer from chronic pain and I have degenerative disc disease. I also had a Rhizotomy 3 1/2 weeks ago

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Medical
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Doctor: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor replied 8 months ago
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Doctor: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor replied 8 months ago

What is your age and gender?

Does the pain in ankles resolve in the day time?

Is there any swelling?

Were any investigations done for it?

What are your present medications?

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
I'm a 64 year old female. Thr pain does resolve during the day but I do get some pain during the day
Customer reply replied 8 months ago
I take several medications' I did have surgery a year ago for a torn tendon in my left ankle
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