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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Hi Doctor
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   Dr. XXXXXXXX here
Doctor :   please proceed with your health query
User :   My mom's teeths & gums are slowing decaying and almost half the teeths are already removed
User :   whenever she has sever pain we go and get them removed.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   what is the reason for pain? has that been investigated?
Doctor :   does she have any habits like beeda chewing or gutka or any problems with caries or gum related problems?
User :   Mainly due to blood sugar (in the range of 108 to 195) and not proper care in the mid age.
Doctor :   please provide her age
User :   68
User :   yers
Doctor :   is sh eon medication for sugar control? is she regualr with them?
Doctor :   is she on diet control and exercises?
User :   yes she regularly takes medicine for sugar its in control.
User :   Today I checked 2hrs after breakfast and it was 108.
Doctor :   her sugars need to be controlled to optimum levels, it will help in reducing the infection rate
User :   yes she has balanced diet now.
User :   she does yoga in the morning and walks regularly in the evening
Doctor :   have you had her ful dental x-ray done?
User :   yes
Doctor :   does it show any problem in in the jaw bone?
User :   Dentists advised to remove all teeths in 3 seatings and then fix the artificial ones
Doctor :   ok.
User :   she only complains of the pain in the teeth that starts shaking.
Doctor :   yes if there in repeated infections, it could affect th ejaw bone
Doctor :   making it weak and liable to fractures
User :   What's your advice?
Doctor :   hence the dentist would have asked to remove all the teeth
User :   We are infact going to a dentist today at 5:30 to get one of her lower teeth removed.
User :   ok
Doctor :   I am general practitioner. You can opt to take second opinion from our panel dentist for having a clear understanding of her condition
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Doctor :   visit this link to consult with the panel dentist for a second opinion about removing all her teeth
Doctor :   and the best option to go ahead with
User :   sure. Thanks much Dr
Doctor :   is there anything else that I can help you with?
User :   i guess this helps. Thanks. '
Doctor :   thanks for consulting me. bye for now.
User :   Is that service payable?
User :   I meant, consulting with Dr xxxx
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