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High BP with severe pain in the left arm and chest - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Hypertension and Heart Disease
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User :   i am having a high bp
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   I am Dr.XXX here
User :   Hi doctor, I am having high BP since yesterday - 180 - 110
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   May I know your age, gender, height and weight?
User :   i am taking preselor twice a day but faced uneasyness since yesterday
User :   age- 38, male, 5.8 inch & 110 KG
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   What is your usual BP reading?
User :   It's been on little higher side - 130 to140 - 90
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Are you measuring it at thome?
User :   yes
User :   i had severe pain in my left arm and in my chest ( left uppper side above breast )since day before yesterday night
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   It is an alarming symptoms
Doctor :   you should now calm yourself
Doctor :   and go the Casualty for an ecg without delay
User :   i am in XXX and want to know how to choose right doctor for longer & right medication
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   But right now, you should rush to a doctor
Doctor :   without delay
User :   why
Doctor :   Go the casualty department
User :   casuaity deptt...means emergency deptt ??
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   left arm pain and left sided chest pain
User :   any doctor or any specific doctor
Doctor :   is an alarming symptom, I repeat
Doctor :   Are you getting it
Doctor :   if you go to the casualty
Doctor :   you shall be handled by the team of doctors
Doctor :   cardiologist or a Physician
Doctor :   Did you understand?
User :   i m trying, but sunday no cardiologist available
User :   i understand
Doctor :   You are not getting the point
User :   what point
Doctor :   you just step into the casualy of a good hospital
Doctor :   the doctors shall attend you
User :   ok, i shall go , thanks..
Doctor :   you should not think of the doctors name and availability now
User :   is there anywhich way i can speak to any doctor
Doctor :   this is a live chat facility
Doctor :   and anyway
Doctor :   now your case is an emergency
Doctor :   and you should visit the hospital
User :   ok, doctor thanks i am signing out goint to doctor
Doctor :   Thank you, bye for now
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