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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Urinary and Bladder Problems
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How can I help you?
User :   Hello Sir..
User :   May i know your good name plz..

User :   Sir if u rember we have already discussed yesterday..

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Yes, I remember
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Proceed
User :  
ok, gr8..
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You can continue with your query
User :  
yesterday u were telling about blast threrapy
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Yes
User :  
So i checked about it on net
Doctor :   Ok

User :  
what i found in the net is that it is painfull therephy and after this patient can have diabeties and hypertension , is that ture..?
Doctor :   No

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Thats wrong
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It does not have any side effects
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And is the Treatment of choice for stones less than 10 mm in size
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As yours is 9, I suggested that
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hello sir.
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What happened?
User :  
i am responding but seems that chat window is not working properly,
User :  
I have checked in imp medical website and i found this info that is why i asked to u
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Ok
Doctor :   Imp medical website
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If you have it you can provide me the link
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my stone size is got reduce from 9 to 7.1 MM..
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Yes, I know that
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Anything above 3-4 mm requires treatment
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So only I said
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sir just wanted to know honestly it will get desolve through medicine and proper diet or any kind of surgerly/lazer/blast theraply is mandatory..?
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It will with good diet, fluids and exercises
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But takes time
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Meanwhile treatment is fast
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and prevents the pain episodes
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Other than that there wont be any complications
User :  
ok..
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in terms of exercise u suggested brisk walking, right sir?
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Yes,
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Same advice
User :  
and i also found some medicine name on website called 'Uriflow' (capsules) with lots of patient feedback, did u heard about this medicine and any suggestion on this ?
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They are some herbal commercialised products
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Not much studies would be done on them
User :  
ok..
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So I personally wont suggest that
User :  
ok thanks sir.
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Please fill the feedback form say done when done.
User :  
ok , alrady done..
User :  
sir can i have ice-cream sometime...? yesterday i had this
Doctor :   Sure, but not in high quantities
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Once in a while is fine
User :   ok.
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User :  
and i am very found of panner dishes also in my lunch/dinner so should stop of having this..
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Ok
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As I have mentioned yesterday, too much of mild products are not advisable
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Just bcos of the fact that it contains calcium
User :  
ok...
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Is there any thing else I can help you with?
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and from today onwards i have started taking much lemon in my diet interms of lemon water mixed with sugar and lemon in curry and dal also..
Doctor :   Good

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That is advisable
User :   alrady taking lots of water around 4 lt/day and other juices also.
User :  
one last question..
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Fine
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Sure, you can proceed with it
User :  
lots of people also suggest to go lesar surgery.. is it advisable?
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Not required
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Means the same radiation treatment if they call it laser, that is advisable
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No invasive surgeries as such
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Search for this term
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for more knowledge
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Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy (ESWL)
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you will have a better idea
User :   no no sir it is differ from what u suggest...there willl be small invasive surgeries just below the stomch and through lesar rays..
Doctor :   No invasive surgery required

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If it is at a site which cannot be done by ESWL method
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then such surgeries will be considered
User :   sir i have the laest sonography with me now and i will tell u the actual position on stone now..plz suggest on that..

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Ok
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You can scan it and mail it to me
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I will reply back
User :  
"Pelvicalyceal systems of Lt. Kidney are dilaed with an echoic foci of 7.2 MM in size with acoustic shadwoing seen in the Lt. UVJ (Calculi) and there is few concertin seen in Lt. Kidney. Rt. ureter is un-dialted"
User :   the above thing is mentioned in the sonography report..

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Ok
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You can go for the Shock wave treatment
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It is advisable
User :  
so any suggestion on this medical terminology and were is the stone's place now..
Doctor :   Nothing specific

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It will cause such pain episodes since it is in the junction
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if it was in the kidney internally
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then there wouldnt have been pain
User :   sir previously it was only in LT. kidney but in that one week i took lots of water and fluides so it came down, i spoke with sonologist also he said it can be move out throug urine any time..

User :   is that rt?

Doctor :   That big wont pass out

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It will gradually fade
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and eventually clear
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No fixed time can be said
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and sir to undergo Shock Way treatment how long time it will take to complete relax i mean how many days i need to hospitlized and need to take treatment..?
Doctor :   No hospitalization

Doctor :   Done as a Day care basis
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Requires 3-4 sessions
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Thats it
User :   no anesthesia will be there?

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No
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You wont feel any pain
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It will not be like a air blow
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Just radiations
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and sir and after that how many daysi need to take full bed rest ?
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Nothing required
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You can go to work after treatment
Doctor :   Its not a surgery
User :   ok and how much expensive this sir, any idea?

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Around 10k
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Less than that
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from 7-10
User :   and in which hospital/Dr in banglore it can be done..

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All big hospitals have the facility
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Is there any thing else I can help you with?
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Are you there?
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