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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   i am feeling uneasiness just below right rib cage since last sunday. That day I had large amount of alcohol. What is the reason of this uneasyness or pain?
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   I am
Doctor :   ok
User :   Hi
Doctor :   Do you drink on regualar basis
User :   No. Social drinking. Once aweek or ten days
Doctor :   If so How much you drink?
User :   2-3 large pegs. but last sunday i must have consumed a lot
Doctor :   Alcohol cause liver injury. There 3 stages in liver injury.1 Fatty Liver 2. Alcohol Hepatitis 3. Cirrhosis
User :   okay
Doctor :   It is possible that you could have stage 1 or 2
Doctor :   Do you any yellow color is eyes
User :   no
Doctor :   then it may not be stage 2 But to confirm or delete the stage U need to do one lab test called: LIver Function Tests
Doctor :   If the liver function tests are abnormal , u can be careful to avoid liver injurt
Doctor :   or There could be another possibility . Gall bladder or pancreas problem
User :   why do i get uneasy feeling as stated earlier
Doctor :   So also get the amylase and if possible lipase
Doctor :   What uneasiness is some kind of pain
Doctor :   it could be from Gallbladder or liver problem
User :   slight pain which is not constant
Doctor :   ea. I understood. Take Ibuprofen 400mg 3 times a day now. Also Take Pantop 40 mg one tab daily. Wait for 2-3 days. If it does not get better , get the lab test which I mentioned above. OK
User :   last question. what did you diagnose
Doctor :   Clinically it is very difficult to diagnose one problem specifically. OK. Diagnosis of depends on clinical symptoms and association with lab values
Doctor :   Right now I can say only abdominal pain from Gall bladder or liver problem
Doctor :   TO sort out we need further tests
Doctor :   Ifu want to pursue further in the diagnosis problem, Get the tests
User :   ok. thanks
Doctor :   But take Ibuprofen _pantop
Doctor :   At least pantop 40mg . very imp
Doctor :  
Did I answer ur question?
User :   okay. Bye
Doctor :   Thank you for consulting
Doctor :   Bye
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