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Nose problem, retina shrink after accident - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hi Good morning
i have flue fom last a yera some time it goes to one side of nose & to another side of nose when i turn my self while sleeping or lying on bed
Please advise what is the problem i am tired of this sickness
Doctor :   hi
User :   Good morning sir
Doctor :   Dr. XXXXXXXX here. let me read what you have typed
User :   ok
Doctor :   what other symptoms do you have?
User :   onemore thing most often i have pain when i press theplace where nose ans throat meets each other
Doctor :   do you have running nose? do you have dust allergy?
Doctor :   do you face problems of sinusitis?
User :   no running nose
Doctor :   is there heavyness in head when looking down?
User :   no
User :   i think i have sinusitis
Doctor :   ok.
User :   bcoz when i kept my nose open with my hane the air goes through
User :   but it is from last 8 months almost
Doctor :   have you had an ENT check up done?
User :   yes but they give me some antibiotic
User :   but iit neve helps
User :   injection etc
User :   even drops etc
User :   is any relation between retina and nose
User :   ??
Doctor :   was anytime endoscopy was done to look at the inside of the nose?
User :   bcoz i have got accdent in 2002 and i didnot did operation i have a shrink on retina
User :   no
Doctor :   there is no relation between retina and nose, but there is relation of tear duct and nose, as tear duct opens in the nose
User :   i did not do endosocopy
Doctor :   ok. I would recommend you to have repeat ENT check up, ask for further investigations to rule out allergy problems and also rule out DNS (deviated nasal septum).
Doctor :   if DNS is found to be present, it has to be corrected to relieve your symptoms
User :   where i can do that?
Doctor :   first you have to meet an ENT surgeon, get re-examined
User :   ok
Doctor :   request further tests, he will get it done at appropriate place or his hospital
User :   ok i am in russia at the moment that is the problem
User :   icannot speak russian
Doctor :   ok. you can get an interpreter to speak for you
Doctor :   and meet the ENT surgeon
User :   ok
Doctor :   give detailed history
User :   thank you very much
Doctor :   and ask for f urther investigations
User :   one more think can i ask
Doctor :   yes, please proceed
User :   what about this shrink i have on my retina
User :   is it easy to operate
Doctor :   it has to be re-confirmed with an ophthalmologist, who will examine the retina and tell you if it can be corrected
User :   i was gone to doc. and examine everything
Doctor :   when was this done? how long back?
User :   but as he said he will not gaurntee that i can see back from this eye as it is very diffucult operation
User :   and as the moment i have 80% of vision on my that eye
Doctor :   ok
User :   2006
User :   so i left operation thete when he told me this
Doctor :   get a recheck done by a retina surgeon
User :   ok
User :   thanks dear
Doctor :   is there anything else I can help you with?
User :   no thankz
Doctor :   thanks for consulting me. bye for now.
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