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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
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How can I help you?
User :   my mom have sugar, i would like to know how will she takecare to controll it
Doctor :   Ok
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May I know her age, height and weight?
User :   she is about 45 and approx. 70
Doctor :  
Ok
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Any idea on height, approximately?
User :   5.4
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :   Since when is she having this problem?
User :   since last month only
Doctor :  
Ok
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What was the level?
User :   starting it was 270 in blood and she has in urine also
Doctor :  
Ok,
User :   but last week she checked up again and it was normal...like 170 in blood and nil in urine
Doctor :  
Ok, Nice improvement
User :   ya
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Is she on tablets?
User :   no as of now she didn't take it
User :   now is this required
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
Was both 270 and 170 after food readings
User :   yeah
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Ok
Doctor :   Was she having any infecton/other problem when it showed 270?
User :   intially she faced body itching problem, but now it is not there
Doctor :  
Ok
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Was she on any medication that time?
User :   yes she used citrizen for dat
Doctor :  
Because high sugars can be caused by certain medicines, diseases
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But cetrizine does not cause
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Or it can be even due to a high sugar diet
User :   yes
Doctor :  
So, it could be due to one of these factors
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Now coming to the treatment required right now
User :   ok
Doctor :  
I suggest you to check the blood sugars again in
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a good laboratory
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And then decide about the next course of action
User :   yes she checked 3 days before only
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Get FBS, PPBS, HbA1c done
Doctor :  
Ok
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What was the FBS and PPBS readings?
User :   wat is dat?
User :   i didn't understan
Doctor :  
Fasting and after food values
User :   k
Doctor :   Do you know that?
User :   no
Doctor :  
Ok
User :   can u please explain me clearly
Doctor :  
Sure
Doctor :  
FBS- Fasting Blood Sugar
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PPBS-Post Prandial Blood Sugar
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PPBS after food
User :   k
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HbA1c shows the blood sugar levels in the past 3 months
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So get all the 3 done
User :   s
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Then you can get back to me with results
User :   ok thanks
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