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Deuodenal stomach ulcer - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help
User :   Hello Doctor, i need your assistance, almost 4yrs ago now , i have been having an ulcer which i have been to the hospital. I occasionally expirience upset stomach and when i visit the toilet, blood starts rushing from my anus. I have been on tagamet but it never help
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   To get a better picture I need this information--Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: User :   Female 49yrs, Business Owner, Nigeria, divorced
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems?
Doctor :   igh Blood sugar/ high blood pressure/ Asthma/allergies etc?
User :   I had high blood pressure 3yrs ago, but its gone completely
Doctor :   whta were ayou using ?
Doctor :   the tablet that you were taking for bp
User :   I was using Lexotan
Doctor :   did you get your bp checked recently?
User :   Yes i checked it last 3 days and it was normal
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is the bleeding pain full?
Doctor :   are you there?
User :   I m here
User :   I will type it again - it escaped
Doctor :   ok
User :   This happen occasionally to me, i feel a little pain in my stomach like a cut..... after some minutes
User :   my stomach get upsets and i run to visit the toilet and when i finish i see alot of blood in the toilet that passed through my anus. I always swallow alot of ice to stop the bleeding
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   what was diagnosed when you visited doctor the last time?
User :   Ulcer
Doctor :   ok
User :   I loose alot of blood when this happen to me and my blood comes down to 13%
Doctor :   ok
User :   I normally use Tagamet and megacid but it never help, it still always comes back after couple of months
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is the pain associated with food intake
User :   Yes i loose apetite when this happen to me, if i eat anything spicy, i dont feel paid. I vomit anything i eat when it starts
Doctor :   ok
User :   i dont feel pains in my stomach if i eat anything spicy
Doctor :   is the blood frank blood or mixwd with stools?
User :   Mixed with Stools
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do you have any pain at the anus while passing stools
User :   I don't feel any pain on my anus when passing stools but i feel pain on my abdomen
Doctor :   ok
User :   The blood stopped coming out from my stools past 4 days and i had a blood test which show 13% remaining in my blood - i had to purchase blood to increase it
Doctor :   was endoscopy performed?
User :   Doctor please i dont want this to happen to me again, am not sure if medical doctors here are good
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   13 is with in the normal range
Doctor :   are you there?
User :   Yes Endoscopy was performed that shows i have Ulcer i guess
Doctor :   waws the location of the ulcer mentioned?
Doctor :   i mean the site
User :   ok let me check a result paper
Doctor :   thats alright
Doctor :   from the history that you are presenting you may most probably be having deuodenal ulcer
Doctor :   due to H.pylori infection
User :   I was checked with a big equipment from my mouth and it shows i have a cut at the side of stomach
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   from the history that you are presenting you may most probably be having deuodenal ulcer due to H.pylori infection
Doctor :   fill this form and say when done
User :   Ok Doctor
Doctor :   is there any thing else that i can help?
User :   where is the form?
User :   Yes doctor, i want you to tell me which drug to buy for the cure of the ulcer
Doctor :   Confirming the presence of H. pylori is important in diagnosing an ulcer because elimination of H. pylori is likely to cure the ulcer.
User :   Yes it shows the presence on the result - what drug can be taken Doctor? I can order the drugs
User :   This is why i come to seek help from you
Doctor :   The medicine that is required for your condition is prescription based. These medicine have many adverse side effects and can be prescribed by a doctor after your physical examination. We cannot prescribe it online for your safety.
User :   I have done a physical examination but they only prescribed tagamet - the H. pylori is presence so they probably dont know what to prescribe, please tell me which drug to buy and i order them
Doctor :   prescription based medicines are the one that are to be prescribed only after examining
Doctor :   and i have not examined you physically
Doctor :   so i cant prescribe
User :   ok how can i meet with you for medical examination? where are you located?
Doctor :   bangalore
User :   which country?
Doctor :   India
User :   Ok i see you are in India... Any Medical Doctor you can refer me to here in Nigeria
Doctor :   i have no idea
User :   Any Medical Doctor you can refer me to here in Nigeria? Or a Doctor in the United States or England?
Doctor :   at the moment we are operational only in bangalore
User :   Ok thanks alot Doctor
Doctor :   one more question
Doctor :   how did you get to know about us
User :   Through Google Search
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now.
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