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Recurring nasal blocks, treatment for tonsillitis and pharyngitis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   hi
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
Doctor :   please proceed with your health query
User :   i have frequent nostril block when i get up from sleep .
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when is this happening?
Doctor :   do you have running nose or stuffy nose when you go to sleep?
User :   stuffy nose yes ..
User :   i dont eat any cold items .
Doctor :   ok
User :   but no mucus at all .
User :   let me tell you my diet .
User :   i am XXX....
Doctor :   please provide your age, gender, location, occupation, height , weight, details of past medical illness if any
Doctor :   ok
User :   eat eggs , chicken and protien powder.
Doctor :   ok
User :   brown rice and Green beans.
Doctor :   ok
User :   dal , accept this i wont eat anything .
User :   i used to eat cucumber ....but facing cold problems.
User :   i take bcomplex tablet to avoid heat
Doctor :   ok
User :   Age :26 , male , XXX ,XXX , 5.6 hgt , 86 Kgs
Doctor :   do these symptoms get precipitated when you are in a dusty environment?
Doctor :   do you have any other symptoms?
User :   throat irritation i have all the time .
User :   but no mucus at all .
User :   if cold is sevier , then i get continues cough ...this happens 2 times in year
Doctor :   is there any particular association of your symptoms to weather changes or season changes in the year?
Doctor :   ok
User :   since last year i facing this serious issue.
User :   didnt encounter whether it is climatic changes.
Doctor :   do these symptoms get precipitated when you are in a dusty environment? or when having change of environment/place?
Doctor :   ok
User :   change in place it happens .
Doctor :   ok
User :   since last two months i have become more n more sensitive.
User :   earlier i used to have cold stuffs .... now just with 1 sip of cold water i get cold.
User :   do i need to consult ENT specialist.
Doctor :   with the details that you have provided, your symptoms suggest a probable 1) allergic rhinitis, 2) Tonsillitis, 3) chronic repetitive pharyngitis
Doctor :   yes you wil need to consult ENT specialist to see which one of these diagnoses fits you
User :   Tonsillitis , pharyngitis i have this problem
User :   today if you ask me i have pharyngitis. ear is paining .
Doctor :   and also do a "allergen patch test" to identify the allergen that might be causing teh allergic rhinitis
Doctor :   recurrent tonsillitis can be treated permanently by a surgery called Tonsillectomy
User :   which doctor should i consult.
User :   ok
User :   i don know good doctors here in bangalore.
Doctor :   pharyngitis has to be treated by 1) doing a throat swab culture sensitivity and 2) take appropriate antibiotic course as suggested
Doctor :   please give me a moment I wil help you with finding ENT specialist in bangalore
User :   ok
User :   ok
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User :   do you see any problem with my diet .
Doctor :   visit this link to locate ENT specialist all over bangalore
User :   ok
Doctor :   your diet seems fine, adding a multivitamin suppliment and Vit C sources would help you fight the recurrent cold
User :   pharyngitis treatment is it permanent .
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User :   ok
Doctor :   pharyngitis treatment is symptomatic and the exact cause needs to be identified and the treatment proceeded accordingly
Doctor :   such the recurrence rate can be reduced and slowly eradicated
User :   ok
Doctor :   Is there any thing else I can help you with?
User :   Tonsillitis operation how many days does it take
User :   i mean to recover .
Doctor :   it is a 1 day procedure and you will need to be under observation for next 2-3 days
Doctor :   and total recovery/healing of surgical would would take 15 days
Doctor :   during which time you will requuire to take soft diet
Doctor :   and maintain good oral hygiene
User :   ok
Doctor :   have you followed what I have said?
Doctor :   Is there any thing else you would like to ask me?
User :   is it due to pollution tonsillitis n pharyngitis get affected .
User :   earlier when i was travelling by car to office i never had this problem.
Doctor :   yes pollution could be one of the factors
User :   thanks for the information .
Doctor :   Is there any thing else you would like to ask me?
User :   i am good . information what you gave was usefull.
User :   thank you .
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