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Date : 11-Jun-2013
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Very Good Posted in: Men's Health
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Doctor:Dr XXXXXXX here
Doctor:How can I help you?
User:Hi doctor
User:how r u
User:i think i spoke to u a couple of days back
Doctor:I am fine, thank you.
Doctor:Yes, I remember you.
User:actually i am looking for a gynocologist
User:is anyone around
Doctor:I am sorry; I couldn't complete the discussion the last time.
User:its ok
Doctor:I am general physician and I can help you within my expertise.
Doctor:If you wish to take an opinion from a gynecologist
User:oh hof
Doctor:I would suggest you to write your query using Ask a doctor/ask a specialist
User:yes i did write to dr. XXXXXXX
User:yet to get an answer
Doctor:Dr. XXXXXXX would write back to you in a few hours. She is very punctual in responding. So do not worry.
Doctor:Is there something I can assist you with?
User:nothing much
User:yes but i do have one query
Doctor:Please proceed.
User:ok my hubby is planning for vasectomy
User:so can u let me know what will be the cost and how long will the proceedure be
User:we have 2 sons
User:both were C section
User:so i am dead scared to go back to hospital and hence he decided to go for this
Doctor:Vasectomy is a simple procedure. It would cost you about 10,000 to 20,000 INR at most institutes.
Doctor:That being said, the procedure is also done free of cost in any government institutes.
User:is it painful ?
Doctor:It hardly takes more than 30 minutes. Your husband will be sedated or anaesthetized
Doctor:and therefore there wouldn't be any pain.
Doctor:He would be discharged back home the same day.
User:and after that how many days of rest is required ?
Doctor:There would be some discomfort for couple of days.
Doctor:He can start his activities with minimal strain the next day or the day after.
Doctor:All kind of physical work can be restarted after 2-4 weeks time.
User:thanks doctors
User:thanks for the clarification
User:have a nice day
Doctor:You are welcome.
Doctor:Wish you the same.
Doctor:Thanks for consulting me.
Doctor:Bye for now.
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