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Cure for gout - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   is there any cure for gout ?
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User :   why does it come ?
User :   male
User :   26
User :   hyderabad
Doctor :   Yes, as I am chatting with some patients simultaneously. Please bear with us for a reply
Doctor :   there is no cure for gout
User :   sure..
Doctor :   there are a number of steps you can take to bring your gout under control.
User :   such as
Doctor :   Gout occurs when urate crystals accumulate around your joint, causing the inflammation and intense pain of a gout attack
Doctor :   Urate crystals can form when you have high levels of uric acid in your blood
User :   how to avoid getting gout problem...
Doctor :   Treatment for gout usually involves medications
Doctor :   Medication that blocks uric acid production.
Doctor :   Medication that improves uric acid removal.
Doctor :   No specific dietary changes are proved to reduce your risk of gout.
Doctor :   Cut back on the amount of red meat and seafood you eat
User :   medication wht medication give me an example
Doctor :   Avoid alcoholic beverages
Doctor :   Eat more low-fat dairy products
Doctor :   Eat more complex carbohydrates, such as whole-grain breads
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Doctor :   The prescription medicines are given after the cause is exactly made out. Since we havent physically examined you, it is inappropriate and unethical to prescribe you scheduled drugs. Hence see the doctor for the medicine that you require.
User :   how severe will it be
Doctor :   depends on the patient
Doctor :   vary from person to persons
User :   mean is it going to get into a die situation ?
User :   or removing the parts ?
Doctor :   could u specify what it means
Doctor :   Urate crystals may collect in the urinary tract of people with gout, causing kidney stones.
Doctor :   Untreated gout may cause deposits of urate crystals to form under the skin in nodules called tophi (TOE-fi). Tophi usually aren't painful, but they can become swollen and tender during gout attacks.
User :   i mean for example if there is a high sugar diabatic the a situation comes where we have to remove the leg
Doctor :   it can cuase severe
User :   so how abt in this gout
Doctor :   which gout?
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
User :   ya as am meditating am having a problem like
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User :   am feeling something getting out of my head
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   consult a counselor then
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