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I have been having severe joint pains, particularly in both knee joints, spine, lower back.After Electromyography test, the expert has opined this to be a case of chronic denervation pattern with re-innervations. What does it imply? Thank you.

Doctor's Assistant: What seems to make the symptoms worse or better? Have you noticed any swelling?

No swelling. There is no particular action which triggers the pains. They just happen. I have been having continuous knee joint pains for quite some time. I was even advised to go for total knee replacement. But, others advised against it, saying there may be other causes. Right now, I am having severe spine pain. Can this be caused by the above diagnosis?

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

I have High Blood Pressure, diabetes type II, Had liver, kidney and pancreatic problem earlier. Right now, all these seem to be under control with medication. But the SGOT is high, the latest result being 77.

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