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Depression, fallopian tube blockade,hypothyroidism and pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Hi
User :   HELLO SIR
User :   I am Dr.
User :   i need the consultation for my depression problem
User :   r u a physicatrist ?
User :   I am a General Physician and I believe I can help you within my expertise
User :   ok thnks
User :   We have a different service called Specialist opinion
User :   where you can ask
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User :   ok wt i hav to do for that
User :   i mean how can i get this service
User :   I shall give you a link where you can write your query
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User :   and the email exchange can take place for three days
User :   can i chat with him now ?
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User :   thanks !
User :   Ok you can go to that link and post your query and pay there
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User :   before we end
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
User :   may i know whom i talking ?
Doctor :   I am Dr
User :   Good Evening Sir
Doctor :   Good evening to you too.'
User :   im suffering from depression from last 12 years & i am taking anti depression drugs frm almost 8-9 yrs
Doctor :   Ok
User :   i.e. prothiaden 75 mg & SRT 50 mg each @ night
User :   now im feeling well untill i m taking this medicine
User :   my query is i have got married in July 2008, after marriege my wife got thyroid
User :   now she also taking thyronorm 125 mg
User :   doctor told that there is a prob. of thyroid hence u couldn't get baby
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   May I know your age?
User :   im 35
Doctor :   Does your wife have any other medical problems apart from hypothyroidism?
User :   yes recently she operated for Polyp
Doctor :   May I know what type of polyp was it?
Doctor :   Let me brief you.
User :   endomatrilal polyp
Doctor :   Ok
User :   & after her operation doctor did some test & found that her polipian tube of left side is totally block & right tube & unhealthy
Doctor :   Ok
User :   i just want to know the reason behind this is whether is my depression drugs ?
Doctor :   No, your medical condition and your medication are not responsible for your wife's condition.
User :   ok
User :   now we want baby coz she is also 35 yrs
User :   could u suggest me any better way
User :   she is taking prescription of an gyno. from alsomt 6 month after her operation but there is no output come till now
Doctor :   If the cause for inability to conceive is fallopian tube obstruction alone, then surgical exploration and if possible reconstruction can be done.
User :   i didn't get it as im not much aware abt medical terms
Doctor :   She will however need to continue with her thyroid supplements and maintaining the thyroid levels under normal levels would be important.
Doctor :   Let me put across to you in simple terms.
Doctor :   Hypothyroidism can prevent pregancy, but it is not an absolute cause,
Doctor :   however fallopian tube obstruction can cause infertility.
Doctor :   If these two are the only conditions preventing from pregnancy, then you need not be worried.
Doctor :   Pregnancy can still be possible.
User :   how ?
Doctor :   Fallopian tube obstruction can be corrected by surgical treatment,
Doctor :   It is possible to reconstruct the fallopian tubes (depending on how much of the tube is obstructed)
User :   ok, but doctor told us it's can not be open as u hav to go with test tube
Doctor :   If this isn't feasible, then artificial insemination can be attempted.
Doctor :   Artifical insemination is similar to test tube babies.
Doctor :   There are successful cases of artifical insemination, hence this is very much possible and feasible.
Doctor :   However, its important that she continues her hypothyroid drugs and keep the thyorid problems under control, for successful pregnancy.
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