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Allergy in the nostrils causing breathing difficulty - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi xxxxx
Doctor :   How can i help you?
User :   hi doc, since the last 4-5 months I have problem in breathing - i consulted and ENT doc and she suggested that I have an allergy in my nostrils - So she gave me a nose drop - called Flomist
Doctor :   ok
User :   I have been using that since last 1.5 months now, but I dont have much improvement
Doctor :   To get a more complete picture I need this information
Age: ; Occupation: ; Location: ; Marital Status:
User :   can u suggest something?
User :   ok
User :   i am 25 years onl - male - non married
Doctor :   ok
User :   i am in b xxxxx
Doctor :   I need to ask you a few more questions before I can offer you any advice
User :   ok
Doctor :   when you say you have a breathing difficulty- do you have trouble breathing through your nose or
User :   yes
User :   when i take breath i feel as if its blocking in my nose
Doctor :   do you have difficulty breathing - with wheezing?
User :   i can breath through mouth
User :   wheesing?
Doctor :   ok
User :   whats wheezing
Doctor :   wheezing- a whistling sound that comes with difficulty in breathing?
User :   no i dont get that
Doctor :   Have you ever had this problem any time before?
User :   i am having thissince around last 6 months
Doctor :   any sneezing/ running nose?
User :   BTW i end up doing a lot of passive smoking - though i dont smoke
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is there any thing time that makes this get worse/ better?
User :   no
Doctor :   when you when to the ENT for an examination did she say if you had a deviated nasal septum- DNS?
Doctor :   r u there?
Doctor :   I have to close this window as there is no response from your side. Please get back if you need any medical advice.
User :   sorry doc had to leave - there was a floor meeting - i am in office so i get disrupted some times
User :   no the doc didnt talk anything about deviated nasal septum
User :   do the symptoms match?
Doctor :   Yes there are some symptoms
User :   ok
User :   so should I consult some doc? can you suggest what should i do next?
Doctor :   how many days you used Flomist
User :   i used it for around 45-50 days
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Did you see any kind of reduction in symptoms
User :   not really
Doctor :   How many days was it prescribed?
User :   doc told to use it for 3 months
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   I suggest you to see an ENTspecialist again for a physical examination
User :   okay
User :   can you suggest a good ENT spec near xxxxx area?
Doctor :   Please confirm your details
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
Doctor :   0000
Doctor :   One of our doctors shall call you and help you with a good ENT specialist near xxxxx
User :   my email address is correct - my mobile no is 0000
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   We see that you get the best treatment possible
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting, bye
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