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Prolonged stomach infection with vomiting - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
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how can i help you?
User :   Hi
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please proceed with your health query
User :   My dad's age is around 56 years, he is suffering with some kind of stomach infection since last few weeks
Doctor :  
ok
User :   today he is vomiting since morning
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what symptoms is he having?
User :   can you please suggest what tests should be carried out?
User :   no other symptoms except for vomiting and stomach ache
Doctor :  
ok
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how many times did he vomit?
User :   3-4 times
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ok
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is he on any medications?
User :   no.. just having light food
User :   actually he is not staying with me.. he is in our hometown
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ok
User :   and there are no good doctors there
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ok
User :   i want to bring him to Delhi for tests
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ok
Doctor :  
right now ask him to visit a doctor locally to get his vomiting under control
User :   ok
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and get him to delhi for further tests once he is stable
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to investigate further for the cause of his symptoms
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and treat him accordingly
User :   ok what specialized doctor we should show him to?
Doctor :  
he wil require a gastroenterologist
User :   ok
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Is there any thing else I can help you with?
User :   can you tell me which hospital I should visit to.. Fortis, Noida?
Doctor :   yes, Fortis would be fine in Noida.
User :   ok thank you
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Is there any thing else I can help you with?
User :   no thank you
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