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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Headache and Migraines
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u
User :   am having head-ache since last 1 week all the time + i feel sensation of vomit all the time + whole day i feel like just to sleep, feel irritaed(don't wanna talk to anyone). Can it be migraine? suggest something
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   As this is an online consultation, I have to ask you a few questions because I cannot examine you. It will take some time so please be patient.
User :   k
User :   no problems
Doctor :   To get a better picture I need this information--
Age: ;Gender; Occupation: ; Location: ; Marital Status:
User :   age:23,female,s/w engineer,bangalore,jst married
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do u get headaches during ur periods?
User :   nopess
Doctor :   when u have chocolates?
User :   but my periods are always delayed
Doctor :   coffee?
Doctor :   ok
User :   no i don't take chocolates
Doctor :   when was the last time u had periods?
User :   no
Doctor :   date i mean
User :   4th april,2008
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   thats fine
Doctor :   do u get any visual disturbance when u get headache or prior to headache
User :   no
Doctor :   do u have neck stiffness
Doctor :   stiff neck i mean
User :   not mch but at shoulders and shoulder-neck joints
Doctor :   r u able to sleep well?is the quality of sleep good
Doctor :   k
User :   6 to 7 hours a day
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do u wake up in between sleep?
User :   yup
Doctor :   or have good sleep?
User :   wake up twice or thrice
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   any nightmares?
Doctor :   do u get irritated just before periods?
Doctor :   becoz some females do get headache, breast tenderness
Doctor :   this is what we call premenstrual sydrome
User :   nothing like that
Doctor :   common in 15 % of women
Doctor :   ok
User :   no nightmares
Doctor :   any cold/fever?
User :   no
Doctor :   any personal problems?
Doctor :   stress?
Doctor :   how long u work?
User :   may be some stress, am newly wed so face problem to adjust wid new family n all
Doctor :   does ur headache coincide with ur weekly board meetings
User :   work pressure is not much
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   u got relax
Doctor :   settledown
Doctor :   dont take things to heart
Doctor :   be calm
Doctor :   if something is bothering u
Doctor :   u can talk to ur hubby
User :   i try to but it happens automatically
Doctor :   divert ur attention to ur work
Doctor :   some thing useful
Doctor :   take a break from work
Doctor :   go on vacation
Doctor :   things will get better
Doctor :   r u there
User :   hmmmmm...
Doctor :   be cheerful
Doctor :   go out for movie
Doctor :   or some place wherein in guys can spend time
Doctor :   u should be ok
User :   but may be there is some other reason for my head ache
Doctor :   have healthy food
Doctor :   join for yoga
User :   k
Doctor :   thats a good stress buster
Doctor :   yep
User :   can it be some other reason for my head-ache?
Doctor :   any other medical problems?
Doctor :   iam coming to it
Doctor :   any medications ur taking?
User :   yup
Doctor :   like
User :   fst doctor prescribed 4 differencs then now m taking
Doctor :   do u feel like tight band around ur head when u get headache
User :   no i feel my head as v.v.v.vheavy
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do u have running nose?
Doctor :   when was the last time u had eye tested?
Doctor :   any dark circles around eyes
User :   now am taking tolpa-d and minox
User :   2 mnths back
User :   i have intense dark circles
Doctor :   k
User :   not minox- its migon
User :   and batiquin
Doctor :   when was the last time u got ur eye tested
User :   2 mnths bak
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   how is ur appetite?
Doctor :   hungry to eat?
User :   appetite is lost
Doctor :   ru thin?
Doctor :   WWW.WWWW.WW Doctor :   calculate ur BMI from the link above link
Doctor :   Body mass index
User :   am not thin, 3 kgs overweight
Doctor :   from history i can think of various causes of ur headache
Doctor :   k
User :   like
Doctor :   tension headace/cluster headache/migraine/ various other conditions
User :   how can i concude wat am i suffering wid
Doctor :   its difficult to say from here
Doctor :   since physical examination
Doctor :   is needed along with various tests
Doctor :   to arrive at the conclusion
Doctor :   from ur histroy i could think of one the those cause
User :   which tests?
Doctor :   CBC
Doctor :   complete blood tests
User :   CBC i have done
Doctor :   ok
User :   reports r normal
Doctor :   whats the report
Doctor :   did u see any doctor after that
Doctor :   which other testd were done
User :   its a big report how shud i tell... hb is 12.5
Doctor :   hb is fine
User :   no other test
Doctor :   12 to 14 is normal for females
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   then
User :   he's given those medicines i told u
Doctor :   k
User :   he asked to consult after 2 days
Doctor :   did u have cold?
Doctor :   running nose?
Doctor :   ok
User :   no not at all
Doctor :   u need to be investigated for the cause
Doctor :   with examination
User :   my mother n sis is havin migraine..... can it be genetic dat i may get d same
User :   do i need to get through more tests?
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   they do run in families
Doctor :   it doesnt mean that u should also get
User :   how can i diagnose a migraine
Doctor :   i suggest u to see a nerulogist for ur problem
Doctor :   for u
Doctor :   we can arrange for an appointment
User :   is ct-scan necessary?
Doctor :   dont jump into diagnosis directly
Doctor :   he will tel u
User :   k
Doctor :   just consult neurologist
User :   k
Doctor :   he will guide
Doctor :   u
User :   k
User :   thanks
Doctor :   confirm ur details
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User :   yp
Doctor :   where do u stay in bangalore
User :   bannerghatta road
Doctor :   when u would like to have appointment,which day
User :   satday,sunday
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   Please fill this form I send, and say when done. this form I send, and say when done.
User :   k
Doctor :   One of our doctors will get back to you soon with all the relevant details.
Doctor :   have a nice day
User :   thanks 4 the time sir
User :   u too
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