Answered by: Dr Sashini Seeni
My mother is 65 years old, she felt down and knocked her back. The doctor performed X-ray and CT scan, no bone fractures. Her lower back is painful and stiff, she is taking the painkiller for 2 months on and off, but her condition still the same,
Greetings. Thank you for your questions.
First and foremost, we truly understand your concerns regarding your mother symptoms and other health problems she might be facing. Regarding the description of your mother’s condition, the symptoms and signs that you stated are too vague. There are several questions that we need to enquire from you to explore different possibilities and making conclusions regarding your complaints. From your complaints, the pain could arise from the muscle, skin, nerve or joints of that area.
The best choice of action is to identify the cause of the back pain. In order to received treatment to your problem, the plausible cause needs to be recognized before treatment can be given. In order for us to provide you with an accurate diagnosis, we need additional details to explore further into your current complaints. Therefore, we greatly suggest that you refer this to your nearest medical doctor.
You can try visit a physiotherapist or an orthopedic specialist are people who are able to identify the cause of your mother problem.
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