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Pain, burning sensation in chest, restlessness - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi,
User :   hello doctor.
Doctor :   How can i help you ?
User :   I want your urgent opinion about some chest related pain/burning sensation that i have for last 24 hrs.
Doctor :   Sure , do explain the same
User :   Feeling very restless, unable to sleep for last 2 nights. Had a vomiting as well yesterday morning but to no relief
Doctor :   Ok, Did you have food outside in last few days ?
User :   i consulted a doctor at apollo clinic last evening and they told us to get the sugar testing and ECG done
User :   no, nothing outside for last 2 days
Doctor :   ok, did you get the tests done ?
User :   BP was found as 100/150..a bit on the higher side.
User :   willl be goinfg for tests in an hr..
Doctor :   ok, the Bp is not a reliable indicator now , anybody in pain will have BP raised as a result of stress
User :   have also got severe pain in the upper back for thew same time..Doctor said the two things are not connected.
Doctor :   Yes, there are chance of the back pain and the chest to be connected
User :   i have had spondalitis kinf od pain a couple of times some yrs back but not regular.
Doctor :   such presentation is commonly seen in less serious gastritis and serious pancreatitis too
User :   Ok - what do you recommend me now? ANy specialist i should go and see as i'm very restless..
Doctor :   spondolytic pain ill be for long term and never present a an emergency m, hence i do not think its spondolysis here
User :   The doctor i consulted is not available today, it being a sunday
Doctor :   Yes, I would ask you for two tests , One is an Upper GI endoscopy and the other is Pancreatic Amylase estimation
Doctor :   and you may have to consult a gastroentrologist for the same
Doctor :   Do get an ECG , its always to be on safer side
User :   Is ECG required too as prescribed by the other doctor?
User :   ok.
Doctor :   Yes,
Doctor :   Is there anything i can help you with ?
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User :   It is a very crowded hospital with very long queues. Do you recommend any doc at
Doctor :   I agree, You can visit, gastro services there are good too
User :   Alright - I was thinking of the same. Can you help get me an earliest appointment pls?
User :   I'm ready to get into emergency.
Doctor :   Ok, The appointment fixing is done by our customer care team , do send a request mail to them ( ) . They will revert soon with an appointment of your favorable timings
User :   Alright - then - thank you doc.
Doctor :   You are welcome
Doctor :   Take care
Doctor :   Wish you al good health
Doctor :   Bye for now
User :   Thanks. Bye
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