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Scoliosis evaluation, enlarged heart - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Hypertension and Heart Disease
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u?
Doctor :   For Health purposes please provide these: Age, Gender, Location, Occupation, Marital status,
Doctor :   r u there?
Doctor :   can you see the texts?
User :   Hello. Went for results for xray yesterday for scoliosis evaluation. Doctor noticed enlarged heart. Is this something that requires immediate attention as I have made an appoint with my primary care doctor for 5 January. Male 45, Valencia, Spain, non-smoker/drinker, writer/journalist.
Doctor :   well what short of enlargement
Doctor :   Do you have Allergies / Diabetes / Thyroid problem / High Blood pressure/Heart disease/ Asthma etc
User :   She said she wasn't qualified to say. In Spanish is translates to large silhouette. Light asthma, use inhaler avg twice a year.
Doctor :   Have you taken/taking any medicines or had any consultation with a Doctor?
Doctor :   in that u dont have to bother for that
User :   I also engaged in heavy sexual activity up to five hours prior to xray...if that matters.
Doctor :   in case some heart probs arises you can go for the ECHO
Doctor :   no i dont think so?

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