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Hysterical paralysis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hello
User :   I am facing certain problems from last few years
Doctor :   k
User :   recently i met with a doctor and he told me tht its hysterical paralysis
User :   now I am not very sure about it
User :   but I need guidance about wht should I do
User :   can you help me on this
Doctor :   pls tell me more about your condition
User :   I am type 1 diabetic also from last 11 years
Doctor :   what you feel and how didi it start
Doctor :   k
User :   and i started facing problems since then... i used have headaches while sleeping
User :   during heaache i see strange things and my body gets paralysed
Doctor :   ok
User :   I am not able to move ... but after few mins. i get up and have severe headache, caz of which i cant sleep back as i feel scared tht i'll face same again
User :   so i consulted a phyciatrist... he told me that it is hysterical paralysis
User :   he also suggested me to take stablon tblets for 10 days
Doctor :   ok
User :   which my frnds told me to avoid as these drugs are given while depression
User :   n once u get dependent on tht, u have to take tht always
User :   but now i need your help and guidance
Doctor :   you should not stop these drugs at will since these will have adverse consequences
User :   I took that for 7-8 days
User :   doc. had suggested me tot ake it for 10 days
User :   i want to know wht are reasons for hyst. para. why i have this
User :   what exactky is hysterical paralysis, why it occurs
Doctor :   any EEG of you brain that was done?
User :   no... doc. diagnosed it only through consultancy
Doctor :   i will let you know
User :   he told me the sypmtoms which i told him clearly say that i have this
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   transient functional neurologic deficits (e.g., paralysis, blindness, or anesthesia) often triggered by emotional stress.
Doctor :   abnormality in striatothalamocortical circuits
User :   can u help me in my prob.
User :   i am not able to understand those complicated words... i request you to make it in simple language
Doctor :   yes but give me sometime since i am chatting with other patients too
User :   ok
Doctor :   i will be replying a little late
User :   Doctor can we talk tomorrow thn.. is it possible
User :   as i have to go right now
Doctor :   can you pls mail the documents
Doctor :   pertaining to you to YYYY@YYYY
Doctor :   we will reply to you thru a mail
Doctor :   pls fill this form for me and tell me when done
User :   ok sure i will do that
User :   i dont have any documents as such pertaining to that.. but have prescription
User :   so i will send scanned copy of prescription
User :   Thnk u so much for giving time... Good night doctor
Doctor :   ok pls mention you name and type out your condition
Doctor :   we will reply to you at the earliest
User :   alright
Doctor :   all oyur symptoms
User :   ok i will do that
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Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now.
User :   yes bye
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