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Acute Hepatitis B condition - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Hi
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   Few days back I chatted with one of you
Doctor :   ok
User :   regarding Hepatitis B
Doctor :   ok
User :   I want to whether it is Acute or Chronic
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   if you could tell me a little bit more about your condition
Doctor :   it would be helpful
Doctor :   r u there
User :   sure
User :   we came to know abt this thru blood test
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   when was this?
User :   HBe AG is : TV = 4.94
User :   15 days before
Doctor :   ok
User :   S.G.O.Y is 34
User :   S.G.P.T is 56
User :   can we know anything from this
Doctor :   S.G.O.T and S.G.P.T levels appear to be within normal limits
User :   what about HBe AG
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependants: Yes/No
User :   26
User :   Business,
User :   can we acute or chronic from these details
Doctor :   it depends upon your other lab reports
User :   Is there any treatment for this
Doctor :   what were the previous reports and when were they done?
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   antiviral therapies are available
User :   I have these reports only
Doctor :   ok
User :   we got reactive in HBs AG
Doctor :   Lamivudine induced virologic response in 94% of patients within a median of 2 months
Virologic breakthroughs associated with ALT increases occurred in 209 patients (at a median of 18 months), most of whom had the YMDD mutation
Doctor :   ok..
User :   ok
User :   but I came to know that we dont have medicines to stop from Acute to Chronic
Doctor :   there are medications
Doctor :   if taken on time during the acute stage that will prevent
User :   which other reports you need to get clear picture
Doctor :   the conversion to chronicity
Doctor :   your earlier reports
User :   I dont have any earlier reports
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are you having symptoms now?
Doctor :   yes
User :   no
User :   I dont have any symptoms
User :   ok
Doctor :   is your urine turning yellow recently?
Doctor :   ok
User :   no
Doctor :   Please confirm your details and One of our doctors will get back to you soon with all the relevant details
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User :   ye.
User :   yes
User :   what about Hbe AG .. Is it ok for resistance
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   resistance ?
User :   immunity
Doctor :   i did not get that..
Doctor :   it will not
User :   Which other reports I need to get
Doctor :   antibody titres for HBsAg
Please fill this Feed back form I send, while I type the necessary information, say done when done.
Doctor :   IgM and IgG levels
User :   form?
Doctor :   Lamivudine helps in preventing chronicity
Doctor :   peginterferon alfa-2a (PEG, 180 µg weekly)
plus lamivudine (100 mg daily
User :   Do I need to meet a doctor before going for this
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   he will be initiating the treatment
User :   Pls suggest me who is best doctor
Doctor :   if you could tell the area in Bangalore..
Doctor :   One of our doctors will get back to you soon with all the relevant details
User :   any area no problem
User :   but I want to meet the most experienced in this field
User :   pls dont mind asking like this
Doctor :   ok.will make a note of that
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User :   I will ..
Doctor :   thank you
User :   thank you
Doctor :   have a nice day
User :   thanks
Doctor :   bye for now
User :   same to you
User :   bye
User :   when will next doctor come?
User :   Are you there?
User :   Are you there
User :   Hi
User :   Hi
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