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Lumps on lower body, hypothyroidism symptoms - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Practicing since : 2009
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can I help you?
User :   HI
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are you taking Alprax these days?
User :   NO
Doctor :   for how long did you take alprax ?
Doctor :   plz remove caps lock and then type
Doctor :   ok
User :   18 months
Doctor :   ok
User :   i fell scared in the evenings
Doctor :   is there anything else that you will like to tell me about your querry?
User :   i feel scared for small things , like if i get stomach pain , i assume that there must be a serious problem
Doctor :   ok
User :   if the kids are climbing stairs, scarded that they will fall
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   can I ask some relevant questions?
User :   i also have artherities problem on my right knee
User :   ok
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For Health purposes please provide your Age, Gender, Location, Occupation, Marital status, Height and Weight, Waist Circumfrence.
User :   43 years
Doctor :   ok
User :   male, bangalore, india.,married, 5.11', 85 kilo's, 36
User :   i have reduce weight from 93 kilo in one year
Doctor :   good
Doctor :   what is your occupation?
User :   i have fat lumps( i don't) know the medical term from many years
Doctor :   ok
User :   exporter, buissness
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   where in body are fat lumps?
User :   triceps , thyceps abdomen area
User :   tarms and legs, ther are many
User :   consulted the doc's many times , thet say not to worry
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do you have children?
User :   yes, 3 childrens , i boy and 2 girls
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   how is your married life?
User :   good question.
User :   last year it was bad, we went for conseling , it helped us , we are better now
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do you care for each other now?
User :   yes, but still we have a differences
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   as you said that you have consulted many doctors
Doctor :   have you gone for some investigations
Doctor :   like blood test etc.
User :   no
User :   yes
User :   blood test yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do you have reports now?
User :   i have calestrol, now under control after medication, still i have starvas 10 mg
User :   no , i am at my off
Doctor :   ok
User :   bp is normal,
Doctor :   ok
User :   i can get my report i 5 min
Doctor :   when did you last get Bp checked?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   its better if you can get reports
User :   3 months back
Doctor :   ok
User :   all right , give me 5 min
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   please login back after your reports
Doctor :   meanwhile
Doctor :   I will be chatting with other patients
Doctor :   I will be here to take up your chat
Doctor :   is that ok?
User :   yes doc i am back with the report
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Please continue
User :   lipid profile
Doctor :   Can you send the scanned copy of it to our email ID
User :   yes, i can to which email ID'
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
User :   i a min
Doctor :   When is the report
Doctor :   done
Doctor :   Do yu have got Thyroid profile, Liver profile tests done?
Doctor :   In fact I need Blood pressure measurements and Blood sugar too
Doctor :   Can you please mention all these
User :   Blood pressure was 100/70 as on 28 jan 2009
User :   i have sent the report
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   how frequently do you have your blood pressure checked?
User :   every three months
Doctor :   ok
User :   Blood sugar - glocose fasting -83 normal range is 70-110, urine suar- nill,
Doctor :   ok
User :   blood sugar- post prandial 99
Doctor :   good
Doctor :  
what about thyroid and lipid profiles?
Doctor :   sorry liver profile
User :   no i have not doen, but i have CBC done last year
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   was that normal
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   anyone in your relatives ever had same problem
Doctor :   your report shows that ratio of cholesterol is little more
User :   ok
Doctor :   but anyway you are taking storvas
User :   yes 10 mg
Doctor :   it will help in controlling the cholesterol
User :   ok
Doctor :   and will reduce that ratio to normal
Doctor :   so nothing to worry
User :   ok
Doctor :   in your report there are tests SGOT and SGPT
Doctor :   which are a part of liver profile
Doctor :   they are also normal
User :   yes
User :   ok
Doctor :   so you have good liver function
User :   thank you
Doctor :   do you ever hear your heart beat whenever in evenings you get anxious and restless?
Doctor :   and scared
User :   i use to but not now,
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   how long ago?
User :   2 1/2 years ago , after i was alprax it reduced
Doctor :   ok
User :   i still get scared sometimes in the evenings and feel tired
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   first I will like to advise you
User :   ok
Doctor :   to go for a thyroid profile
User :   ok
Doctor :   and ECG
User :   ok
Doctor :   have you ever consulted Cardiologist?
User :   last year ECG was normal
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   have you gone for trademill test?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   you consulted cardiologist?
User :   i am a smoker, i do regular excerise
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do you drink?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   after looking at your case
User :   ok
Doctor :   i feel that there is nothing to worry
Doctor :   but
User :   ok
Doctor :   its better if you get thyroid profile done
Doctor :   along with ECG
User :   i will
Doctor :   and if needed Trademill test
User :   ok
Doctor :   the symptoms that you have explained me are generally not serious
User :   ok
Doctor :   but they can point towards hypothyroidism
Doctor :   and some cardiac problems
User :   what is hypothyrodism
Doctor :   but if they are diagnosed at this stage then they can be treated well
User :   ok
Doctor :   Hypothyroidism is less than normal functioning of thyroid gland in the body
Doctor :   so first of all I will like to rule out these problems
User :   ok,
Doctor :   by the time you get these test done
Doctor :   i will give you some good tips about your diet
User :   ok ,
Doctor :   plz wait
User :   i also suffer from gas problem from 3 years
Doctor :   ok . Do you take some medicine for the gas problem ?
User :   yes , rebeloc-20
Doctor :   Do you feel that your gas problem increases after certain food items like cabbage ? etc
User :   i don't know
Doctor :   Gas problem is associated with certain medications but generally it is seen that it is mostly due to life style and fooding habits
User :   i don't eat cabbage
User :   ok
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   You should try the following food items within your diet : User :   ok
Doctor :   Walnuts
Doctor :   -- a handful every day. It generally means 10-12 half kernels
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