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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Thyroid Problem and Hormonal Problems
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User :   when I sleep, I feel pressue in my head and bcos of that I am not getting proper sleep
User :   Hello
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you ?
User :   Yeah, I feel pressue in my head when I lay down, bcos of which I don;t get proper sleep
User :   Even my face swells morning
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   May I ask you a few more questions pertaining to your problem ?
User :   ok
User :   One more point
Doctor :   May I know your age and gender please ?
User :   Male
Doctor :   Age ?
User :   31
Doctor :   Since when have you been suffering with this problem ?
User :   about 4 years
Doctor :   Have you ever consulted a physician for the same ?
User :   same
User :   yes
User :   I went sinus surgery
User :   no use
User :   I am software engineer, I am workoholic
User :   and one more thing I did not drink wanter much
User :   :)
User :   If I dronk water I feel pressure
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   I left job .... and I am in bad health
User :   :(
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Do you still have sinusitis ?
User :   no
User :   it was only small bent in my nose
User :   that got corrected
Doctor :   Ok, For a DNS.
Doctor :   You still have heaviness in your head.
User :   not now
User :   since I left job also
User :   not seeing computer
User :   much
User :   I get up every 30 minutes bcos of feeling pressure
User :   sometime my body temperatures goes up
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   I feel pain ay temporate side and center of my forehead pain
User :   My eye remain swollen
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   recently I have been doing excercise as well
User :   and drinking lot of water
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   How do you feel now.
User :   I am better
User :   but the moment I lay down
User :   I feel pressure
User :   trust me it is not psychological
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   I would then advise you a few steps for screening and better prognosis ;
User :   I have had most of the tests
User :   CT scan
User :   Ok tell me
Doctor :   1. t3,t4.tsh.
Doctor :   These are the thyroid tests
User :   ok
User :   Also I always have sore throat
Doctor :   for hormones which cause sleeplessness if in excess.
Doctor :   no sleep.
Doctor :   heaviness in head.
Doctor :   swollen eyes.
Doctor :   And sometimes increased blood presssure,excessive sweating.
User :   ok
Doctor :   uneasiness, decreased apetite.
Doctor :   and body temperature goes up.
User :   What I need to tell
User :   for test
User :   t3 t4
User :   ?
Doctor :   I would advise you immediately ti take these tests : Doctor :   1. T3
Doctor :   2.T4
Doctor :   3.TSH
User :   ok
Doctor :   If anything comes out positive from these
Doctor :   we shall go for 4. USD Thyroid
User :   ok
Doctor :   5. Biposy Thyroid.
User :   Are these very costly
Doctor :   or 6.FNAC Thyroid.
User :   I mean I can get it done all
Doctor :   No please get the first 3 done
User :   ok
Doctor :   later the rest are done, lets follow the protocol.
User :   ok
User :   So it will done in ENT depertment
User :   right
Doctor :   In any good lab, you can directly go and give a sample.
User :   ok
Doctor :   It is treated by an Endocrinologist , not an ENT.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Please get these tests done and we shall follow up from there .
User :   OK thanks
User :   so I will end this session
Doctor :   Thank you for consulting me, please mail the reports.
User :   one minute
Doctor :   And I shall follow up with you.
User :   So how to meet you again
User :   I will be assigned to you only right next time
User :   ?
Doctor :   Please send a mail addressing to me and next time you come , I shall follow up , just have to send a mail one hour prior to chatting.
User :   ok
User :   ok Thanks Bye
Doctor :   Take care, Bye for now.
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