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Painful swelling on the foot - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Dear User, You have started the test chat with our doctor. The duration of the test chat is 5 minutes. After the trial period, you will be redirected to the Payment page.
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   ok.agreed
User :   my wife have apain and swelling under her feet
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since how long
User :   6 months
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the patient-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   she had taken several analgesics, anti inflammatoriesetc. but no use
Doctor :   ok
User :   and she have changed her footwear as doctor's advice
Doctor :   or sprain to the ankle
Doctor :   did she sustain any injury?
User :   no injury
User :   its exactly on the foot
Doctor :   did she consult for this medical problem anytime
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   or xray or blood tests were done any time
Doctor :   how big is the swelling?
User :   x ray was done
Doctor :   is it hot to touch
Doctor :   ok
User :   its bit hard
Doctor :   what was the xray report
Doctor :   could u please type in the xray report
Doctor :   if u have it with you
User :   and around 2 cm long and 5mm thick
Doctor :   k
User :   no..i dont have it with me
User :   severe pain and she cant even walk some times
Doctor :   As this is an online consultation, This would require a detailed history and can be extended beyond 5 minutes. Hence, I suggest that you be prepared for a prolonged chat as this window will close after 5 minutes.'
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems? Over wt, Diabetes, High Blood pressure, Asthma, Allergies,Thyroid?
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