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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Bones, Muscles and Joints
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 37 Questions
User :   im having numbness in my arms. from my elbow down.
i have a hole in my heart.. what should i do/                              
Doctor :   hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   Dr. XXXXXXXX here
User :   hi xxxx
Doctor :   since when are you having this numbness?
User :   years
Doctor :   is there any other symptom that you have?
Doctor :   are you on medications at present?
User :   bad heart
User :   no
Doctor :   please provide your age, gender, location, marital status, occupation, height, weight, details of past medical illness and treatment.
User :   born with heart mermer
User :   to much informaion
User :   im 47
User :   ?
Doctor :   when was your recent chaeck up with your doctor?
Doctor :   what type of heart murmur was diagnosed?
User :   not
Doctor :   were ECG and ECHOCARDIOGRAM done for you? if yes, what did the results show?
User :   who know i was born with it , it adds a beat and minueses a beat
Doctor :   please provide your age, gender, location, marital status, occupation, height, weight, details of past medical illness and treatment. the details of information provided will help me to answer your queries better.
User :   *¿*
User :   no , to much infor mation
User :   my marial status and locaton and heing and weigh has nothong ot do with my questoin
Doctor :   is the murmur still present? do you have palpitation? skip/missed heart beats?
User :   yep
Doctor :   your gender, occupation, height, weight, details of past medical illness and treatment are needed.
User :   im talking to u about my numb arm from the elbow down
User :   and there is no tingling iter
Doctor :   yes, i understand and to relate it to your heart disease status i need detailed information from you
Doctor :   since you said you had a 'hole in the heart'
User :   i gave it to u already
User :   well i do .. ha ha he he
Doctor :   i would recommend you to get yourself examined and further investigations done by a cardiologist for your condition.
User :   right.. ha ha ha
Doctor :   since you are not providing answers to my questions, and I am not examining you personally, I will not be able to provide you with exact cause for your symptoms.
User :   sure blame the paitant
User :   thats because you dont fucing know
Doctor :   so please schedule appointment with a cardiologist for the same and get an ECG and ECHO done
User :   no
User :   i wont
Doctor :   You are speaking to a professional. Any Sort of Abusive or Foul language over the Chat is not acceptable. We have your email address and contact number, (even if your contact details are wrong), your IP address is been tracked.
Doctor :   I can only advise you, it is upto you to follow the suggestions given here
User :   i dont think ur profesoinal at all
User :   you have provide me nothing
User :   so i have nothing to hide. im askng what could be wrong with my arm.. mr.
Doctor :   if you behave professional with a doctor, a doctor can help you, if you hide information, you will not get the required help. please understand that
User :   my perosnl life has nothing to do with my symptoms mr.
Doctor :   your numbness could be related to your heart disease and skipped beats
User :   oh.. really.. i could have figure that out . all by myself
Doctor :   and you gender, height, weight, occupation can all be related to be a factor in precipitating it.
User :   i dont need a doctor for that. i have dealt with this all my life.
User :   waht dumb advice you have.
User :   you have one minute left
Doctor :   You are speaking to a professional. Any Sort of Abusive or Foul language over the Chat is not acceptable. Please maintain the dignity.
User :   50 seconds
User :   30 seconds
User :   thanks for no help.
User :   go get ur self an apointment
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