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Swelling and pain on leg's palm, High BP - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Tell me.
User :   hi ,
User :   im working as a s/w eng, y'day i got one problem
User :   y'day evening, my two legs palm swelled
Doctor :   ok.
User :   what would be the reason and how can i prvent?
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Location: Marital Status: Dependants: Yes/No
User :   female,single,no
Doctor :   did you have any other symptoms other than this swelling.. of palms and feet.. and how did it occur in the first place..
User :   after 3.30 i felt my legs were paining
User :   this is the first time
User :   my legs were swelled
Doctor :   do you keep sitting in one place only or move about..
Doctor :   and Y'day were you sitting more than the average..
User :   most of the time i will be sitting in one place,
User :   bcoz work will be there
User :   so obviously i will be infront of computer only
Doctor :   do you do any stretching exercises in front of the system.
User :   no doctor
Doctor :   you need to try them when ever you have long hrs of work since what happens is that
User :   but why y'day it happend? bcoz past 2 yrs i were sitting like that
User :   is there any prob in my health?
Doctor :   During long hrs the fluid return form the lower legs is reduced and the water gets accumulated . edema we call it by minimal exercises it can be decreased..
Doctor :   What is you age if you can tell
User :   25
Doctor :   ok any medical illness that you have..
User :   no doctor
User :   2 days beofre i took tablet for gastirc prob
User :   ranitine tablet
Doctor :   ok..
Doctor :   You can follow the stretch exercises at the table when you ever you have time and that will help you prevent these swellings ..
Doctor :   that i feel is only due to the Edema and not thing pathological at your age..
Doctor :   did you have any allergy in the past.
User :   no
Doctor :   Some rashes or itching due to any food or any other substance..
User :   no doctor
Doctor :   Ok..
Doctor :   then its nothing to worry about..
Doctor :   Please fill this Feed back form I send, while I type the necessary information, say done when done.
User :   im having high bp
User :   thats what i worried little bit
User :   sent the feed back form
Doctor :   arre that is what i meant by Medical illness in tea first place..
Doctor :   the First place.
User :   sorry doctor
Doctor :   now we have to start from the first
User :   just now i remembered
Doctor :   then since when are you having it..
Doctor :   ok..
User :   8 months before
Doctor :   are you taking any medications for it..
User :   not now
Doctor :   How did you come to the diagnosis of High Bp
Doctor :   and was it self or by the doctor.
User :   by doctor
Doctor :   what is the Bp now..
User :   140/100
User :   8 months before it was 180/120
User :   now it came down
User :   but im not taking any medicie now
Doctor :   You will need urgent treatment for it please do not make any
Doctor :   further delay and find otu the cause for the Raised Bp and take medications..
Doctor :   there are various reasons for the raised Bp..
Doctor :   at your age like..
User :   whenever im chking in my home town my bp is normal, after come to baglore, it bcomes hight
Doctor :   Renal abnormal function. Essential . and
User :   it agsin goes high
Doctor :   well that is some thing called white coat tension do you have that ..
User :   i dont think
User :   how can i find out renal abnormal fn
Doctor :   Then it needs to be evaluated as t what is causing the raised Bp in you and then treated accordingly..
Doctor :   blood urea And serum creatinin..
Doctor :   Urine Routine willbe needed to rule out renal or bladder infections..
Doctor :   Hyperthyroidism is also the cause for such high Bp at your age..
Doctor :   TSH :T3:T4 will be needed..
Doctor :   If you wish, we can fix up your appointment with a doctor in your area.
User :   yeah sure,
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User :   0000
Doctor :   You can change your Details from the settings link in the end of the chat...
User :   can u tell me ur name doctor?.
Doctor :   Have you filled the Feedback form that I sent you?
User :   yes
Doctor :   Please tell me..
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   yeah, ive sent to you
User :   so the palm swelling is related to high bp?
Doctor :   not the feed back form..
Doctor :   Certainly swelling of hand and feet's are a symptom of the Raised Blood pressure..
User :   ok, what can i do at this time?
Doctor :   nothing much reduce the diet intake of the Salt and the other Snacks and the Bakery items.. they will in thelong run be helpful but not for now..
Doctor :   Consultation with the Internal medicine Physician at the earliest will be of help.
Doctor :   are you there ?
User :   yeah, im just thinking
Doctor :   of..
User :   my health, bcoz some time bp is normal, some time its high
User :   i don have any work pressure here,
User :   im doing my best, got gud name here
Doctor :   It will require evaluation first ad then only the next step..
User :   so what would be the cause for that
User :   if u dont mind can u give me ur contact no for further details
Doctor :   essential i would suspect since i do not expect any systemic involvement.
Doctor :   0000. we will get in touch with you at the earliest
Doctor :   with regard to the appointment..
Doctor :   details.
User :   k sure
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Doctor :   how can i help you
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User :   thank you so much
Doctor :   ur welcome
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
User :   what time is convient for u to give a buzz
Doctor :   i didnt get u
User :   what time shoul i call you
Doctor :   on landline number isit
Doctor :   91-80-0000
User :   land line or ur personal no anything
Doctor :   0000
Doctor :   we will get in touch with you
Doctor :   or u can give call
User :   k doctor
Doctor :   when u find time
User :   how long it will take ?
User :   means i have to apply leabve
User :   where is ur hospital?
Doctor :   u can discuss over the phone with us
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User :   yeah sure
Doctor :   sure
Doctor :   take care
Doctor :   bye for now
User :   i alredy reffered your site some of friends
User :   bye
Doctor :   ok
User :   take care you too
Doctor :   bye
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