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Cellulitis of right lower limb - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   Hi
User :   my mom suffered from Cellulites lower limb(RT) and taking treatment
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Occupation: Location:
User :   she has already taken high dose injection , and i want to know what kind of pathology test do we need to go for checking her improvement
User :   My mom is 55yrs old and she is house wife
Doctor :   what is that high dose that she is getting?
User :   Inje Lactoclav 1-2 gm
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   have any other health problems? Diabetes, Hypertension, Asthma, Allergies?
User :   No
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   you can get the blood culture and sensitivoty test done
Doctor :   if the antibiotic is effective aginst the bacteria that has caused cellulitis
User :   OK , thanks , can you tell me what is the reason of getting suffered by such kind of daises
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form while I type the information you needed.
Doctor :   Cellulitis occurs when one or more types of bacteria enter through a crack or break in your skin
Doctor :   Although cellulites can occur anywhere on your body, the most common location is the legs, especially near your shins and ankles.
Doctor :   Certain types of insect or spider bites also can transmit the bacteria that start the infection
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User :   Yep,
Doctor :   ok
User :   i am reading your messages
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did you get that?
Doctor :   have i answered your query?
User :   Yep
User :   yeah
Doctor :   is there any thing else that i can help you with?
User :   I want to know is there any other test that we need to do for checking the status of dises
User :   So what i understood from your conversation that we need to go for blood test of culture and sensitivoty test
Doctor :   yes.
Doctor :   is she under supervision?
Doctor :   my doctor?
User :   Do we need to test Urin and stool
User :   yes
Doctor :   yes you can get urine test done
Doctor :   you need to get her blood sugar tested as this is more common in diabetics
User :   What Kind of Urine test do we need to go for , i mean any special kind of test
Doctor :   urine routine for sugar, epithelial cells, blood in the urine
User :   Thanks ,
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?
User :   Actually i am very new to this city , can you give some information of best hospital in XXX
Doctor :   ok
User :   so that i can take my mom for treatment
Doctor :   in which part of XXXX do you stay?
User :   I am woking at XXXXXX
Doctor :   right now we have the service only in XXXXX
Doctor :   we will be coming shortly in major cities
User :   Ok , fine thank for the info
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User :   Yep,
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