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Possibility of blepharitis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Vision and Eye Disorders
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User :   GM Dr
Doctor :   Hi,
Doctor :   Drxxxu here
User :   Hello Dr xxxx
Doctor :   Very good morning
Doctor :   How can i help you ?
User :   since yesterday evening, my right eyelid is a bit swollen
Doctor :   ok,
Doctor :   Is it reddned ?
User :   hmmm
User :   no i dont think so
Doctor :   Which of the lid it is , upper or the lower ?
User :   upper
Doctor :   do you see any boil over the lid margin ?
User :   maybe its a boil
User :   a very small one
Doctor :   Is it filled with pus?
User :   cant be sure
Doctor :   ok,
User :   i cannot answer that
Doctor :   Do you have pain in the lid ?
User :   wouldnt call it pain, but ya thr is a sensation
Doctor :   ok, what i think it might be a insect bite
User :   could be
Doctor :   could be a mosquito or an ant which is more common in the season like this
User :   travelled a lot yesterday'
Doctor :   I would suggest you to take Tab Levocet 5mg one in night for three days
Doctor :   that will help
Doctor :   are you deprived of sleep?
Doctor :   due to travelling ?
User :   always deprived of sleep
User :   not coz of travelling
User :   just generally
Doctor :   sleep deprivation aggrevates such problems
User :   i dont sleep very well
User :   that tablet that u prescribed, is it easily available
Doctor :   you have to give rest to your lids during these times, when its swollen due to any cause , it will help in recovery
User :   ok
User :   i will try sleeping in the afternoon
Doctor :   the tab is easily availabe, in all medical shops
User :   ok
Doctor :   Is there anything i can help you with ?
User :   any other external application?
Doctor :   Not needed , tab will suffice
User :   ok fine
User :   i think that should be all
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me xxx
Doctor :   kindly provide your feedback
User :   thanks for helping Dr
User :   have a nice day
User :   bye
Doctor :   Bye for now,
Doctor :   take care
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