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Lipoma treatment - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hello...
User :   i have some limpus on my hand..
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependants: Yes/No
User :   i want to confirm that it is lipoma
Doctor :   then u need to get a biopsy done
User :   26, male, software engginer, noida, unmarried, yes
User :   what is biopsy?
Doctor :   what do u mean by limpus
Doctor :   biopsy of the tissue
Doctor :   which u refer as lipoma
Doctor :   r u there
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Doctor :   hi
User :   sorry for the inconvenious...
User :   i have some problem in my net..
Doctor :   what do u mean by limpus
Doctor :   is that a swelling ur referring
User :   i have some small tissue formed on my hand
User :   yah exactly...
Doctor :   swelling isit
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   where is the swelling and since how long u have this swelling
User :   and it is there from foure years ...
User :   it is on the armpit
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   hwo big
User :   some thing like peanut
Doctor :   does the swelling feel soft to touch and isit painful?
Doctor :   any discharge from the swelling
User :   i have consulted a doctor before he told that it is Lipoma
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   when did u consult
Doctor :   so what would u like to us to help u with
User :   two years before...
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   what was the treatment suggested
User :   now i am getting some little pain on it...
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   No treatment is usually necessary for a lipoma usually
Doctor :   if it is causing severe pain
Doctor :   then u can
User :   he did adviseced any treatment he told me that it is commmon
Doctor :   ok
User :   no i got some dute that it my be lipocornia..
Doctor :   u can get Steroid injections,liposuction or surgery to get the lipoma removed
Doctor :   if u have doubt then u can under go biopsy to confirm the same or get a clinical examination done
User :   how can i get resoled it..
Doctor :   when the doctor says it is lipoma
Doctor :   why u doubt whether it is lipoma
Doctor :   as i told u the treatment options u cann undergo one of the three treatment options
Doctor :   Steroid injections,liposuction or surgery to remove
User :   becouse there are on armpits
Doctor :   the lipoma
Doctor :   any doubts
User :   ok fine..
Doctor :   Have you filled the Feedback form that I sent you?
User :   yah i have filled it..
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
User :   can u suggest me to which treatment i can go for it...
User :   among three
Doctor :   u can get it removed surgically
Doctor :   or by liposuction
User :   ohh thank q..
Doctor :   which ever u feel comfortable
Doctor :   ur welcome
Doctor :   bye for niow
User :   on byee
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Doctor :   hi
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