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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hello, I just want to ask about mumps my husband got it
Doctor :   Ok
User :   its about more than a week and he is experiencing pain in his testicles, what can we do about it?
Doctor :   Since when did he have it?
Doctor :   Mumps commonly causes this infection.
Doctor :   He should take cold packs to the scrotum
Doctor :   He should lie down so that the scrotum is elevated
User :   he was given antibotics, antiinflammatory, antiviral and paracetamol drugs
Doctor :   He should continue taking the drugs as given and
Doctor :   follow these for local relief
Doctor :   He should take as much rest as possible
Doctor :   The pain killers should be continued
Doctor :   Is the pain present in both testicles
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