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Posted by: sandy | 2007/04/02

need advise-urgent

hi, i need your advice on something please. My dad had a heart attack & went for a bypass 4 yrs ago, but lately his been having a problem with his right leg he says its very painful, could it be his ateries in the leg or arthritis, should he go & see a gp or a cardioligist . thankyou

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First stop would be your GP who is familiar with your Dad's case history. Pain in the leg could more likely be a neural pain referred from the lower back - but a thorough physical and possibly x/ray examination is called for.

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