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Skin allergy, hyper tension - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   hi
Doctor :   please go on
User :   my father has an skin allergy and he has high pressure
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   can you give me his age,occupation
User :   now his skin became shrinked in few placed and that part seemes to be black
User :   he is a farmer and his age 55
Doctor :   Does he have any other health problems?
User :   now he is getting itching on his body
Doctor :   Does he smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often?
Doctor :   does he have diabetes,asthma
User :   he drinks alcohol some times monthly once , some times weekly twice
Doctor :   what about diabetes?
User :   we dont know, but he feels very often hungry
Doctor :   does he have any fever,cough
Doctor :   since when did he have the allergy?
User :   yes, he has cough, but no fever, but he used to have sweets more
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   does he have a rash?
User :   earlier he was working on land,that time because of one plant he got allergy, nowadays he is not touching that plant, from six months he has allergy
Doctor :   is he taking any treatment for hypertension?
Doctor :   does your father go out inta the fields a lot?
User :   he consulted doctor, then he had some tablet, but i am not aware of it,
Doctor :   was his itching reduced
Doctor :   after taking the tablet?
User :   they have given tablet for pressure,but now he is not continueing any tablet
Doctor :   we recommend you to get a complete blood picture
Doctor :   of your father
User :   pressure reduced
Doctor :   we also suggest that you get his bp checked
Doctor :   once again
Doctor :   it would be best if your father
Doctor :   does not go out
User :   ok in blood test , we need to take any special test
Doctor :   first a cbp
Doctor :   also a fasting and post lunch sugar sample
User :   what is a cbp
Doctor :   complete blood picture
User :   fasting means one full day or only moring
Doctor :   where is the itching usually present?
Doctor :   only morning
Doctor :   one sample is taken early morning before taking anything
Doctor :   and one after having a heavy breakfast
User :   after fasting we need to take blood test and sugar also
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   Please fill this Feed back form I send, while I type the necessary information, say done when done.
User :   when the sugar test has to be taken
Doctor :   as early as possible
Doctor :   we need to confirm that he has no is important at his age
User :   i mean before break fast or after that
Doctor :   2 tests
Doctor :   one before and one after
User :   you mean two test for blood and sugar
Doctor :   both are for blood sugar
Doctor :   with the same blood sample a cbp can also be done
Doctor :   one before breakfast and one after breakfast
User :   we need to take any other test
Doctor :   first get these done
Doctor :   and try to onform the results to us
User :   after test how shall i contact you
Doctor :   same way
Doctor :   you can contact our website
Doctor :   ask him to apply
User :   thank you doctor, i m having skin problem
Doctor :   caladryl lotion on
Doctor :   the itching area
Doctor :   ok
User :   i have consulted doctor, they told it ome kind of allergy, then they have given citrizen tablet
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did u have a rash?
User :   after had that tablet for one week i didnt get any allergy, then its started now
User :   rash means
Doctor :   redness of skin,ulcers
Doctor :   small swellings
User :   i will get itching after that the skin become red color for that area and then it will shrink the skin then become black colr after the skin dried the place become white
Doctor :   did you eat any new kind of food item
User :   no ulcers
User :   yes, sometimes
Doctor :   mild allergy responds to cetrizine
Doctor :   but severe ones dont show good response
Doctor :   you need to consult a physician or dermatologist
Doctor :   if you reside in bangalore we can fix an appointment with a doctor
User :   i consulted the skin specialist,
Doctor :   and what did he say?
User :   she advised me to apply the elovera body lotion and the dremadew soap
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   please continue with the advice
Doctor :   and try to avoid outside foods
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   thank you doctor, i will get my father report then i will contact you
Doctor :   you are welcome .Thanks for consulting Health care magic, If you like our Services please refer your Friends and relatives.
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