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Reoccurence of deep vein thrombosis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Brain and Spine
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User :   yah i am there
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   anything i can help you with?
User :   i have encountered deep vein thrombosis recently which i had 3 years back
Doctor :   ok
User :   Can i know why has this occured again
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the patient-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   my age is 25 gender male , Occupation software engineer , location bangalore marital status single , weight 105 kgs height 6 ft dependants yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   there are several factors like prolonged bed rest
Doctor :   following surgery or any accident
Doctor :   smoking can be responsible
Doctor :   obesity can also cause
Doctor :   this
Doctor :   are you there?
User :   i was under the treatment before and doctor told me to stop the treatment after i had it for one year and now they are telling because of the defect in blood i have to continue for life long
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when did you have this problem?
User :   3 years back there was a dvt formation and then i was under treatment for one year
User :   i.e wearing compression stockings and oral pills acitrome
Doctor :   ok
User :   after that i had stopped the oral pills on doctors advice but now it has occured again
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i suggest that you should try to reduce weight
Doctor :   and continue with the stockings
User :   does this tratment cause any other side effects
Doctor :   any medicine has its own side effects but the doctor put a person when there is a potential benefit than the side effects
User :   Can i disclose this defect while getting married, will this effect to my marital life
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   You can disclose it to your wife
User :   will this get any advers effect when we plan to have child
Doctor :   No
Doctor :   You have to reduce the wt
Doctor :   to prevent recurrent DVT
Doctor :   and check the labs with the doctor
Doctor :   wiht the followups
Doctor :   regularly as advised
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
User :   one last thing does running or jogging will cause problem
Doctor :   no
User :   ok thank you very much bye
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