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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   Hi
User :   I am a software professional
Doctor :   how can I help you?
User :   Hi
User :   I am a software professional
User :   Hi
User :   working long hours
User :   recently i started to have pain on both my elbows while using keyboard
Doctor :   how old are you?
User :   for long hours
User :   recently i started to have pain on both my elbows while using keyboard
User :   I am 26
User :   recently i started to have pain on both my elbows while using keyboard
Doctor :   ok
User :   I am 26
User :   I am 26
Doctor :   do you have pain anywhere else- neck, shoulders or wrist?
User :   nope. only here on both the elbows
Doctor :   how long has it been?
User :   nope. only here on both the elbows
Doctor :  
how long has it been?
Doctor :   r u thr?
User :   2 or 3 weeks. I was afraid to consult a doctor. some colleague of mine told me abot RSI and that it could be tennis elbow. is it?
Doctor :   do you play any sport regularly?
User :   no..hardly gets time to play any game while in this software "field"
Doctor :   tennis elbow usually affects one elbow joint
User :   ok
Doctor :   do you have pain on movements?
User :   ok
User :   yes
User :   i do
Doctor :   ok
User :   ok
User :   yes
User :   i do
Doctor :   have you taken any medication?
User :   i do
User :   just applied some balm. once i took a Brufen tablet
Doctor :   how many days
User :   just had a single tablet..thats it
User :   just applied some balm. once i took a Brufen tablet
Doctor :   ok- you need to see an ortho for a physical examination and further treatment
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now.
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