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Pricking pain in the stomach due to diabetes - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   my father is suffering from pain in last six months
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ok
Doctor :   please explain / describe the symptoms in detail
User :   pain is in stomak, he is a diobitic
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please provide your father's age, occupation details, height , weight, any past medical illness details and medications if he is taking any
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User :   age:50-55 years, service, 160 inches
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User :   he has done all tests as recommended by doctors time to time.
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where is the pain in stomach? upper stomach, lower stomach? or is it a diffuse pain involving entire abdomen?
User :   pain is in the form of chubhan in lower stomak and back
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what type of pain is it? dull pain? sharp pain? pain as if the stomach inside is twisting?
Doctor :   does the pain start in stomach and go towards back? or start in back and come towards stomach?
User :   pain in full stomak, weight -60 kgs
User :   weight loss 20 kgs in last 8 months
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User :   gastro problen is also
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does he have heartburn?
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does he have nausea?
User :   heartburn ? nausea ?
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is there a history of alcohol consumption in past?
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heartburn means- burning sensation in upper stocah and chest
User :   no he never take alcohal
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nausea means- feeling of discomfort and vomiting
Doctor :   ok
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*stomach
User :   he feels very discomform but not vomitting
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is the stomach pain in central stomach?
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can you tel the exact location of the stomach pain?
User :   pain is in full stomach, pain is like chubhana
Doctor :   ok
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let me get it right..pain is involving the entire abdomen and is of pricking type pain, with a feeling of nausea.
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and he is a diabetic on medication with 20 kg weight loss in 8 months
User :   sir, one operation of brest was done before 3 years.
Doctor :   ok
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was any time a 'liver function test' was done for him?
User :   yes
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what all tests he has done recently for this complaint?
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could you tell me the reports?
User :   blood, urine ultra sound, ct scan, mri
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ok
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could you tell me the reports?
User :   sorry sir, at present i have no reports
Doctor :   ok
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no problems,
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i wil need to ask few more questions regarding his condition. can i proceed?
User :   i visited/consulted all top doctors of lucknow but no relief
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does he have yellowness in eyes? how are his stools? has it changed in color?
User :   yes sir you can procees
User :   eyes: yellowness no
Doctor :   ok
User :   joindis- 2 times 20-22 years before
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User :   stool -no colour changed
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ok
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is there pricking pain/numbness/tingling in legs and hands (soles and palms)?
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are there any ulcers in legs? or hands?
User :   pricking pain is only in stomach and back.
User :   no ulrecs in legs or hand
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have you consulted a diabetologist? or a neurologist anytime?
User :   yes i have also consulted with a diabetologist and a neurologist
Doctor :   what were his recent blood sugar levels? was any time Glycosylated hemoglobin done for him (HbA1C levels).
Doctor :   ok
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what were their opinion for the stomach pain?
User :   diabetologist-
User :   diabelogist says that this problem may be in diabitic patient
Doctor :   yes it is very much possible to have these symptoms in a diabetic patient
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due to inflammation of pancreas to have such pricking type pain
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does his pain start in stomach and go towards back? or start in back and come towards stomach?
User :   yes sir, start from stomach and go towards to back
Doctor :   ok
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what is the severity of pain on a scale of 1-10 with 10 being the highest pain level and 1 being lowest pain level?
User :   scale of pain-10
Doctor :   ok
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User :   no sir, thank you
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