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Symptoms of Transient Ischemic Attack - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Stroke
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hi
Doctor :   Hello.
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query.
User :   there is a problem where my lip is turning in on the left side
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Since when are you having this problem?
Doctor :   Was there any injury or scar there?
User :   and there is a knot that has come up on my left side of my shoulder too
User :   no
Doctor :   Ok
User :   i have dizzy spells and cant remember sometimes and i shake alot
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems? Do you have any rash or fever?
User :   no
User :   diabetic high bloodpressure and lung emphazema
Doctor :   Ok
User :   the mouth and shoulder started 2 days ago
Doctor :   Are you able to close both your eyelids?
User :   the rest has been going on for about 3 mo
User :   yes
Doctor :   Tightly?
User :   not really
Doctor :   Is there any tingling, numbness or weakness in any of your limbs?
User :   in my arm and hands
User :   my finger draws up alot
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   I suggest that you go to an ER or at least consult a General Physician.
User :   its mainly my left side
User :   i have to go to the doctor tomorrow morning
User :   i was wondering if u could tell me what u think
Doctor :   As you are a Diabetic and a hypertensive there is an increased incidence of a Transient Ischemic Attack

Doctor :   That could lead to a Stroke if left
Doctor :   unattended to
User :   thank you for your time
Doctor :   Welcome
User :   i will try to have this seen about tomorrow
Doctor :   Dear User. Please close this browser and log in from another browser. Once you make the payment, you can chat with us online.
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