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Blocked salivary glands and swelling in throat - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can I help you?
User :   i have a blocked salivary gland
User :   and my throat is swelling up
User :   right after eating
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when?
User :   this morning
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   how was the condition diagnosed
Doctor :   i mean by doctor based on investigations?
User :   as a blocked salivary gland
Doctor :   or examination
User :   they said it wouldn't be a problem
Doctor :   yes
User :   but its starting to swell
User :   after eating
User :   substantially
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i will help you in this
Doctor :   can i ask few relevant questions?
User :   ok
Doctor :   For Health purposes please provide your Age, Gender, Location, Occupation, Marital status, Height and Weight, Waist circumfrence.
User :   18,Male, Student, Single, 5 5 138 pounds, 29 inches
Doctor :   opk
Doctor :   *ok
Doctor :   were any imaging investigations performed?
Doctor :   like CT Scan
Doctor :   or MRI

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