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Prevention of viral infection passing to other family member - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Hi Good afternoon
User :   Is viral fever/infection will effect others
User :   one of my friend is having this now and asking for the same to go on leave
User :   Do you have any clue
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   it is infective
Doctor :   and it can pass on to others
Doctor :   however keep with warm gargles
User :   Thank you
Doctor :   are you there
User :   one of my aunt is having
User :   making wet cloths with out any control
User :   what kind of care can i take
Doctor :   put some pads which are sterile
User :   means
Doctor :   I mean prepare some cotton pads and guaze with sterile gloves
Doctor :   You can put commercially availbale pads
Doctor :   used by women during periods
Doctor :   or you have to get her catheterised
User :   catheterised??
Doctor :   I mean there is a tube that is put
Doctor :   But dont really sugges that
User :   okay
Doctor :   unless patient is unconscious
User :   using pads anything available in the market for this purpose
Doctor :   actually people use pads used by women during periods
Doctor :   ya
Doctor :   FIrst the cause should be found out
Doctor :   why is it happening to her
Doctor :   we caan help you with this
Doctor :   We can help you in getting her treatment done
Doctor :   Please take a decision on this and get back to us
Doctor :   we can help you more
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   as many patients are in queue please restrict one query at a time, you can get back again for others
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