double above knee amputee

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I am a below knee amputee using prosthesis. Some time my back portion of stump starts burning and on further use of prothesis it develope to blister.

Prosthetic fit

Prosthesis
These are common signs of an ill fitting prosthesis. The residual limb after an amputation often changes shape and the prosthetic socket needs to be modified or replaced.. contact your prosthetist or physical rehabilitation physician for evaluation. Once the possibility of an ill fitting prosthesis is determined your physician can investigate other possible causes.
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76 YEAR OLD MUM BATTLING with an itching upper back. She's a double amputee.

Notalgia paresthetic

Itch
This may be nostalgia paresthetica. The cause for this is not completely understood but several treatments are available. Some over the counter treatments can be helpful including cortisone creams or capsaicin cream. the capsaicin cream may cause a burning sensation. Consult with her physician to evaluate for other possible causes and to make sure that the her medications do not interact.
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is a diabetic double amputee overweight a good candidate for prosthetic limbs?

Depends

Overweight
The level of amputation is most important as the higher the amputation the more difficult it is to walk with the prosthesis. Diabetes by itself is not a problem if controlled. Foot care is crucial to prevent amputation of the other leg. Weight might limit the options an amputee has as prosthetic components have weight limits. Inability to tolerate exercise is another limiting factor.
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my sisters legs have been swelling badly ,from her feet to her knees and they double their size is there some that could be before she goes to the dr?

Elevate her legs

Feet
You can eleavate her legs when she sits. Also she can get TenT stockings from a medical supply store. These stockings are very tight and will help decrease her swelling. However it sounds as though you should see your doctor soon so he/she can discover the cause of the immense swelling and treat it medically.
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What would cause ur crp to be high for many years. Heart cks out good.My Knees are bad, right is double size of left. BW shows antistreptolysin high.

Crp

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Is a nonspecific protein whose level is increased by inflammation. It is found elevated in most inflammatory processes.
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pain in my knees?

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Knee pain can be due to many things such as gout, infection, inflammation of the bursa, or due to tendon, cartilage, or bone abnormalities. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment.
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Dr. Clarke Holmes answered:

My knees.swell why.?

Inflammation

Rheumatoid_arthritis
Knee swelling is an inflammatory response to some type of knee injury (fracture, ligament tear, etc.) , degenerative condition (osteoarthritis) or inflammatory condition (gout, rheumatoid arthritis, infection). The most common causes include osteoarthritis, meniscal tears and injury to the cartilage that covers the bone called chondromalacia. It is important to see a physician to uncover causes.
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Dr. Rosalyn Nguyen answered:

Why are my knees stiff?

Be examined

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Various conditions can lead to knee stiffness, from arthritis to tight hamstrings, deconditioning, etc. See a Dr to be examined. Can start with your PCP or go see a physiatrist, orthopaedist, rheumatologist.
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Inner pain in my knees?

Needs hx. and physi

Knee
See you doctor for an appropriate history and physical exam. There are many, many causes.
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Why are my knees so rough?

Iregular cartilage

Knee
rough usually means crepitation which has multiple causes, the irregularity is the end result very rarely the cause
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