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Eye test query - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Vision and Eye Disorders
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Practicing since : 2004
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User :   hi
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u
User :   i am having eye sight 6/5
User :   what that eans
Doctor :   ok

User :   means*
User :   is it weak or fine
User :   are you there doc........

Doctor :   power of ur lens
Doctor :   which eye
Doctor :   is it both eyes ?
User :   yes

User :   but i dont know how much weak it ir
User :   is
Doctor :   which eye 6/5?
User :   does i need to wear specs or not.
User :   both
Doctor :   20/20 or 6/6 is normal
User :   oki
Doctor :   that means a person can read from distance of 20 feet
User :   oki
User :   then what is 6/5
Doctor :   An acuity of 6/5 means that the patient was tested at 6 feet but could only see letters that a person with normal vision could read at 5feet
User :   ok

Doctor :   r u able to follow
User :   yes

User :   so i have to go for specs or not
Doctor :   anything esle u would like to know about
Doctor :   yes
User :   oki.........

Doctor :   Please fill this form I send, and say done when done.
Doctor :   For health purposes I need this information--Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status:

User :   what is the power of specs i should wear
User :   Age 23

User :   Gender male
Doctor :   optician will tell u what power u need exactly
Doctor :   ok
User :   Occupation Software Engineer
Doctor :   ok
User :   Marital Status: single

Doctor :   ok
User :   thanks a lot

Doctor :   ur welcome
Doctor :   thankx for visiting healthcare magic
User :   for ur information
Doctor :   have XXXXXXXX day
User :   do u know any good optician
User :   where electronic check up is available
Doctor :   we can refer u to hopsital
User :   which hospital
User :   yes
Doctor :   whose have facility for eye testing
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   confirm ur details
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY

Mobile : 91-0000
User :   ok i will see my self
Doctor :   ok fine
Doctor :   anything else i could help u
Doctor :   with
User :   if i have to go i will give u a chat again
Doctor :   sure
User :   thanks
Doctor :   ur welcome
Doctor :   bye for now
Doctor :   have XXXXXXXX day
User :   thanks

User :   bye
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