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Stomach irritation,acidity and loss of appetite - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :  
How can I help you?
User :   few days back i went to a doctor as i was having slight irritation in my stomach , my appetite has decreased & some complaints of acidity
Doctor :  
Ok
User :   it was 19 dec
Doctor :  
Were you given any medications?
User :   yes
User :   tab rekool
Doctor :  
What were they?
User :   before food for 10 days
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :  
the name?
User :   & cap zevit for 10 days
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :   Fine
Doctor :  
How have you responded for the medicine?
User :   & i tested my sgpt levels & total bilirubin level also
Doctor :   Ok

User :   sgpt 17 at that time
Doctor :   Ok

User :   total bili was 1.23 with breakup of direct 0.28 & indirect 0.95
Doctor :  
that is normal
Doctor :   Fine

Doctor :  
Bilirubin is in the upper limit
Doctor :  
Not a problem
User :   & yesterday i again undergone these test once again
User :   sgpt was 19 & total bili @1:42
User :   with indirect component at 1.04 levels
User :   the problem is that i am nt feeling comfortable
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :   Mainly the indirect bilirubin in increasing
User :   & my appetite has decresed
Doctor :  
but that would be influenced by the medications as well
User :   ok
User :   & today at the time of brushing i vomited also
Doctor :  
Ok
Doctor :  
did you have fever in the recent past?
User :   a slight fever
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
How long did it last?
User :   2-3 days
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
Have you got yourself tested for hepatitis virus?
User :   feeling of irritation is ard chest area
User :   i have not
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :  
The reports are not alarming as such
Doctor :  
that you can be assured of right now
Doctor :  
Have you consulted a Gastroenterologist?
User :   no
Doctor :   Ok

User :   i have also done cbc in which lymhocytes count is 41
Doctor :  
I would suggest you to get a second opinion from your Gastroenterologist Dr AAAAAAA Rao
Doctor :  
You will need to fix an appointment for that to speak to him on phone
Doctor :  
or else you can even get it via mail
User :   ok
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User :   one thing doctor what do u think can it be hepatitis
User :   what is this soft diet
User :   he has advised me to take soft diet
Doctor :   In Hepatitis SGOT(ALT) is also raised

User :   i stay away from my faXXXXXXXXy then what shd i take
Doctor :  
along with Indirect bilirubin
Doctor :  
Soft diet is simple
Doctor :  
take more of semisolid foods
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rather than hard foods
User :   can it be chapati & daal
Doctor :   Chew it well and take it

Doctor :  
Not a problem
Doctor :  
soft diet mainly includes soups, liquids, smashed vegeatables
User :   can it be rice & XXXXXXXXk
Doctor :   Yes, let rice be in semisolid status

Doctor :  
with lot of water
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add good amount of XXXXXXXX
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chew well
User :   doctor said stay away from fruit & juices
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so that the work of your digestive system is reduced
User :   ok
Doctor :  
fruits are avoided in liver problems
User :   ok
Doctor :  
and also kidney problems
User :   ok
Doctor :   You can get the provisional diagnosis of your condition along with the treatment options
Doctor :  
on consultation with our gastroenterologist
Doctor :   Are you getting it

Doctor :   Are you there with me?

User :   yes
Doctor :   Fine

Doctor :   Is there any thing else I can help you with?



User :   so on the basis of those report figure what do u think there is any serious problem
Doctor :   As for the latest readings, there is no alarming issue
Doctor :  
So you should not worry much about it
User :   ok
Doctor :  
But the values are increasing and you are facing symptoms
Doctor :  
So as a preventive step, you will need a Liver work up
Doctor :   Meaning a consultation along with your reports
User :   ok
Doctor :   Do you have any other query?

User :   its ok doctor thanks
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done.

Doctor :   I would recommend you the second opinion once again
User :   ok
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