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Deviated nasal septum - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
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User :   Hello Doctor
Doctor :   how can I help you?
User :   Actually I have Nose Bone problem
Doctor :   ok
User :   it has shifted to right side
Doctor :   do you mean you have a devaited nasal septum
Doctor :   that is the middle partition of your nose..
User :   and my right side nose hole is blocked
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   how long have you had this problem for?
Doctor :   did you have any injury to your nose?
User :   for very long time
Doctor :   how old are you?
Doctor :   what work do you do?
User :   10 years
User :   27
Doctor :   Do you have any problems like- recurrent cold/cough or
Doctor :   snoring?
User :   yes
User :   too much
Doctor :   both
User :   even i ma able to a\sleep at night
Doctor :   cough/cold and snoring?
User :   ya both

Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   and if I understood you right
Doctor :   you have disturbed sleep
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   HAve you seen a specialist -ENT
Doctor :   / taken any medication?
User :   no
User :   never
Doctor :   do you smoke/ drink alcohol?
User :   not at all
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   What work do you do?
User :   Software Engineer
Doctor :   Do you feel breathless/ difficulty in
Doctor :   exercising/physical exertion
User :   when ever both hole blocked on cold
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   How often do you get the colds/ cough?
User :   but usually dont face breath problem
Doctor :   Do you get a lot of sneezing as well?
User :   ya too too much some time

Doctor :   Do you have nay other health problems-
User :   more than 100 a day
Doctor :   like asthma or anything else?
User :   no
Doctor :   Is your sneezing worse in winter or
Doctor :   on exposure to dust/anyhting else?
User :   dust is big problem for me
Doctor :   , what you have is a common condition called a Deviated nasal septum
Doctor :   The deviation can be corrected
Doctor :   surgically by an ENT specailist
Doctor :   that will most probably relieve your
Doctor :   Nose block/ recurrent colds and snoring
User :   may you please refer me good ENT specialist
Doctor :   but your sneezinf
Doctor :   and dust problems
Doctor :   are an allergy
Doctor :   which will most probably continue
User :   oka
User :   would it effect my health also
Doctor :   the recurrent coughs and cold can lead
Doctor :   to chronic sinusits/ ear infections
Doctor :   and cause you a lot of grief
User :   OH!
Doctor :   the allergy- cannot be cured
Doctor :   only manged by mediicnes
Doctor :   you have to understand that- and take a decision abt your surgery after consultations with your treating
Doctor :   specailist
Doctor :   How much water do you drink per day?
User :   2-3 Ltr
Doctor :   thats good
User :   i take Lemon+Honey+Water in the morning
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   There area a lot of Good ENT surgeons ar
User :   yes
Doctor :   We dodnt have data
Doctor :   only the contact details
Doctor :   IF you are interested we can arrange an appointment for you, with an ENT surgeon at star
Doctor :   hospital or XXXXXXXX hospital
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   outer ring road
User :   ya i know
User :   how much expense will come on Surgery
Doctor :   I'm not sure
Doctor :   If you want
Doctor :   we can check that out
Doctor :   and give you a call
Doctor :   by tommorow
User :   okay

Doctor :   is there anything else I can help you with?
User :   i will wait for your call
Doctor :   ok

User :   thanks for such a nice information

Doctor :   you are welcome
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now.

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