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Bladness, 23 years - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help youy
User :   HI... im new to this service
Doctor :   Ok
User :   what type of services do u provide?
User :   suppose i have a balding
Doctor :   We put the facts about the medical queries solve your health queires
Doctor :   give second opinions
Doctor :   referrals, fix with appointment
Doctor :   with the doctors
User :   oh..ok..dats nice... how come i cant see the doctors name...
Doctor :   I am
User :   is that confidential...? if not cud u plz tell me ur name..
User :   thx
User :   so...balding..
Doctor :   How long you have this
User :   hmm...gradually increasing for the past few years.. maybe5
User :   im 23
Doctor :   Do you have frank baldness or hair fall
User :   both? my forehead is becoming larger...

Doctor :   Does it run in families
User :   my dad is 57 and he is not bald
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   is it there in maternal side
User :   one of my uncles are getting bald..
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Do yoiu have any local problems like dandruff
Doctor :   and other skin infections
User :   not always... but i do have dandruff once in two months...
User :   and speaking of skin infections.. the back of my hands seem to be getting rashes..
User :   but that just started recently..

Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   There is nothing like coming of dandruff and going
Doctor :   it is present subclinically
User :   i take medication for asthma... which i read smewer suppresses the immune system a bit.... so.. eitherway..i get colds and fevers easily
Doctor :   Once the dandruff comes
Doctor :   it stay till it is cured till the end
User :   oh..

Doctor :   So dandruff is a major cause for hair fall
User :   ihad it 2months back and recently last week.. and before that was like 2years...
Doctor :   and the skin infections can also be th cause
Doctor :   If you are worried much about the baldness I would ask you to see a trichologist
User :   i dont have dandruff at the moment.. i do wash my hair twice a day too..
User :   trichologist.. what would he suggest?
Doctor :   There are qutie numberof medicines available
User :   i was thinking of hair transplants..
Doctor :   to regrow hair in quite number of people
User :   ive tried smeminodixil..
Doctor :   they suggest the best way for you
User :   ive tried minodixil... himalaya stuff etc..
Doctor :   yes minoxidil and finasteride are applied these days and there are successful in people suffering
Doctor :   with this problem
User :   does hair grow after transplants?
Doctor :   if not the scalp reconstruction is taken up
User :  
is there a queue behind me? do u store my medical history so that it will be easier for other docs to refer?
User :   when did this start?
Doctor :   We chat with multiple umber of patients'
User :   multitasking?
Doctor :   you can just give the hint
Doctor :   to grasp the past history
Doctor :   I am sending yoiu the feedback form please fill
User :   ok.. but if this site cud store dat.. it wud be much better.. wudnt it?

Doctor :   i am waiting here for you
User :   ok..

Doctor :   yeah
Doctor :   we store
Doctor :   for few days and then goes into the databank
User :   got the feedback?
Doctor :   I cannot see now
Doctor :   anyway
Doctor :   i would ask you to see a trichologist ( hair specialist)
Doctor :   for the correct management
Doctor :   if yoiu would like for a recommendation
Doctor :   we would be able to do this for yiu
User :   ok..
User :   plz recommend..
Doctor :   please confirm the details
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Mobile : 0000

User :   yes dats rite..
Doctor :   One of our doctors shall get back to you with the relevant details if you are in Bangalore
Doctor :   OK
User :   thanx
User :  
ok. jus curious.. how do the docs get paid..or is this a free service.. social service kinda?
User :   or do u get paid for the reccomendations?
Doctor :   we survive on ads
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   please do recommend ppl
User :   i dont c any ads..
Doctor :   by
Doctor :   clicking teh button and importing the contacts from the email id
Doctor :   OK
User :   yea sure...
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