During a physical exam for
chronic pain, your doctor or other health professional will look for
areas that are tender, weak, numb, deformed, or inflamed.
Your doctor will test your reflexes and look for your
reaction to certain movements. He or she will also look for other clues, such as swelling,
coolness, or color change.
The doctor also will look at or ask you about:
January 20, 2011
Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine & Nancy Greenwald, MD - Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
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