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Air travel during pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Practicing since : 2005
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Doctor :   Hi
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How can I help you?
User :   Hello Doctor, How are you?
Doctor :  
Fine, hope you are doing Good
User :   I have a query . my wife is pregnant for 2 months and I am getting an onsite opportunity for 1 year. in which I want to take my wife along. is it safe for her to travel?
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
Is this her first pregnancy?
User :   yes doctor.
Doctor :  
Ok
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Did she have any previous abortions?
User :   no.
Doctor :  
When do you plan to travel?
User :  
by december end.
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :   Air travel is not advised after 30 weeks in normal cases
Doctor :  
It is safe after the first 3 months
User :  
ok.
User :  
do we have all the treatments overseas as we have it in India?
Doctor :   Yes
User :   ok. what other precautions do you suggest during pregnancy?
Doctor :  
The Country is well-equipped and you need not worry
User :  
ok..
Doctor :  
Not to lift weights, no heavy work
Doctor :  
and ensure regular follow ups and vaccinations
User :   ok. and also doctor has suggested some test related to Thalessemia
User :  
what is that exactly about?
Doctor :   To ensure the blood counts are normal in the mother and the child
Doctor :  
and to detect if the child has any chances to get it
Doctor :  
Just to rule it our
Doctor :  
'out
User :  
ok
Doctor :  
Is there any thing else I can help you with?
User :   That's it doctor. Thanks a Lot for your valuable time
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User :  
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Thanks again for your time
Doctor :  
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User :   sure

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