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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :  
how can i help you
User :   hello
User :   sir
Doctor :  
yes
Doctor :  
proceed
User :   i have been hospatalised due to seviour stomach pain 4 days back
Doctor :  
okay
User :   docter named it as acute abdominal pain
Doctor :  
okay
User :   Ultra Scan and CT scan has been done
User :   ultra sound
Doctor :  
okay what was the finding
User :   can i send a scanned copy,
Doctor :  
yes
User :   mail id
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
User :   i send it please check it
User :   did u got it
Doctor :  
ithink it will take some time to retrive it i have not yet received it
User :   ok
Doctor :  
its okay if you can just type me the impression
User :   ok i will try
Doctor :  
which is at the end of the page
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i will be detailing you
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about it
User :   ct abdomine reveled inflamation arround caecum
Doctor :  
okay
User :   suggestive of treated appendicities
User :   colonoscopy revealed distal procitis and mucosal inflammation at caecum
Doctor :   okay
User :   that's it
Doctor :  
so the site of inflammation is ceacum
User :   can u explaint it
Doctor :  
ceacum
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is the junction where the small intestine meets the large intestine
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and also the bed for appendicities
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that is appendix
User :   ok
Doctor :   the CT shows that the appendicities as been treated
Doctor :  
so you have had appendicities
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was it managed medically or surgically
User :   medically
User :   he told me to wait for 6 weeks
Doctor :  
okay
Doctor :  
and how many weeks are over now
User :   this is first week
User :   i had pain on 5 of august 2009
Doctor :   okay then the appenidicitis is healing
User :   i did not went to docter that time
Doctor :  
and the surrounding inflammation that is on the ceacum is still present
Doctor :   it will also heal soon

Doctor :  
if the medicine is continued
User :   i have given Cifran CT
User :   for 5 days
Doctor :  
that is the choice of drugs for appendicities
Doctor :   do you have pain on passing stool
User :   and Normaxin for 15 days and Rabicip D for 15 days
Doctor :  
as your colonoscopy showed proctitis
User :   colonoscopy was done yesterday only i did not took solid foods
User :   today i have taken i have to check tomorow
User :   what is Proctitis
Doctor :  
proctitis is the inflammation of the anus and/or rectum
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which is painful
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and can be treated
User :   in colonoscopy docter has removed some 3 objects
User :   objects menas some things i dont know some thing she take and send to test
Doctor :  
okay it must be the mucoasl layer
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for biopsy and microscopy and culture
User :   oh, sir she told me that , it will take 3 days
User :   what is it for
Doctor :  
then it will be for culture
User :   are they harmful
Doctor :  
to know which is the organism causing this infection and inflammation
User :   ok
Doctor :  
no it is a diagnostic procedure
User :   OH
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just to detect the organism
User :   HOW ARE PROCTIS CURED MEDICIND OR
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by medicine
User :   ointment
Doctor :  
yes available
User :   what is it
and can i know how are proctis formed in reptum
Doctor :   proctitis are formed by the friction on the wall s of the rectum or infection on the breached mucosal wall
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and the preparation are more
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and the suitable one will be best when the test comes
User :   what is the ontment for it
User :   was piles and proctis same
Doctor :  
proctitis if not treated will go for piles
User :   oh
Doctor :  
in piles ther will be a mass later bleeding
Doctor :  
actually if say that there is no pain on passing stool the ointment is not required
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otherwise lignocaine if bleeding is there anovate istaken
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those are the ointment
User :   some times pain was there but no blood still today
Doctor :  
okay
User :   lignocaine
Doctor :  
then the anti inflammatory tablets like painkiller will be sufficient
User :   lignocaine and anovate are ointments
User :   ok
Doctor :  
yes they are the jelly to be applied inside
Doctor :  
the rectum/ anus
User :   ok sir
User :   for piles also they are enough
Doctor :  
anovate
Doctor :  
will be sufficient
User :   ok thanks sir
User :   should i get operated in 6 weeks
User :   for apendix
Doctor :   it will depent
User :   hoe was it done
User :   is it a major operatin or some one told me it can be done by laproscopy
User :   what is it
User :   laprscopy
Doctor :   okay
Doctor :  
laproscopy is a procedure where the operation is done
User :   what is laproscopy how was it done and how
Doctor :  
with three small incision in the body with camera guidance
User :   how much time it will take and how many days i have to take rest and what is th aprox charges on a average for it
Doctor :  
it will take around 2 hours after intiating the operation -both types
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laproscopy will require 1-2 days of rest
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and the normal operation 5-7 days of rest
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and the charges depends on the hospital
Doctor :   in private minimum of 0000 to 0000
User :   oh so much
Doctor :  
for the operation
Doctor :  
yes in government it will be less
User :   will mediclaim covers it
Doctor :  
less then some 0000 around 6000
Doctor :  
yes all the mediclaim covers it
User :   i have icici lombard mediclaim 2 and half years old
User :   so i think it covers me
Doctor :  
appendix operation is the first covered by all the mediclaim
User :   ok thanks for your information sir
Doctor :   okay
User :   your information was very healpful to me thanks
Doctor :  
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Doctor :   thank you
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