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Acute Depression and mental illness - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Practicing since : 2004
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User :   Respected Doctor,My dad is having depression problem for almost 2 years.
We have contacted many Doctors but no result. He sit quite he used to go away from home without informing us.Please help us. We are basically for Indore, one of my friend suggested your name. Please help us out.                                                  
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   Hello Doctor
User :   My dad is having depression problem for almost 2 years
User :   We have contacted many Doctors but no result. He sit quite he used to go away from home without informing us.
Doctor :   Let me read the query
Doctor :   Did you consult a Neuropsychiatrist?
Doctor :   What is the age of your father?
User :   yes
User :   55 yrs
Doctor :   What is his occupation?
User :   he is in housing bord
User :   govt job
Doctor :   When did the problem start?
Doctor :   How many times did he leave the house?
User :   he is in dep since Nov 07
User :   4 times
Doctor :   What medicines he was using?
Doctor :   Any tests done?
Doctor :   Who is the Neuropsychiatrist whom you consulted
User :   yes all test suggested by doctors we r done with
Doctor :   what are they
User :   as per Neuropsychiatrist there is no internal prob ..
User :   as per psycratist it is a depression
User :   we have changed dad's environment but no updates
User :   also we have contacted...
User :   Dr XXXXXXXX
User :   Dr Deshpande
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Are they Psychiatrists?
User :   yes
User :   at present dad is in ..., at my place
Doctor :   Did you see a Neurologist?
User :   yes Dr XXXXXXXX is a Neurologist
User :   he suggested for citi scan and some more test
Doctor :   Ok
User :   but there is no internal problem
User :   any suggesion from your side ?
Doctor :   What is the complete diagnosis given by the Psychiatrist?
Doctor :   a part from depression
User :   as per them he is in depression, but why no one is able to tell
User :   every time Doctors used to give new medicine, as per there result my dad sleeps a alo
User :   but no improvement at all
Doctor :   Dr. XXXXXXXX , Neuropsychiatrist
Doctor :   Did you consult him?
User :   no not yet
Doctor :   Neurologist, Dr. XXXXXXXX
User :   Can I have Doctor's contact number
Doctor :   Mob. + 91 0000 0000 is Dr. XXXXXXXX
Doctor :   Would you like to take a Email opinion from Dr. XXXXXXXX
Doctor :   You can do it here
User :   ok
Doctor :   WWW.WWWW.WW User :   Thanks a lot doctor ... also if u have any other suggesion then please share
Doctor :   Sure, I can help you with good doctor
Doctor :   I am General physician alone
User :   ok
Doctor :   I think a more complete follow up with Neuropsychiatrist can help
User :   ohh ok
Doctor :   Let me check if I can find good one in ,,, too and I shall mail you the details
User :   yes please it will very helpful
Doctor :   Dr. XXXXXXXX . 24/1, - 0000. Phone: 020-0000
Doctor :   He is a Neuropsychiatrist with lot of research
Doctor :   and clinical experience
User :   ok thx a lot Doctor
Doctor :   I think you can find him at this hospital also
Doctor :   XXXXXXXX Hospital
User :   okay
User :   Thanks a lot Doctor. if u have any other suggesion then please mail @ YYYY@YYYY
Doctor :   sure
User :   Thanks for your time and suggesion
User :   Thanks a lot
Doctor :   You may take an opinion from Dr...
User :   yes
Doctor :   I hope the session is helpful
Doctor :   to what ever best I can do
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