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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   Hello
User :   My Name is
User :   its regarding a friend of mine
Doctor :   ok
User :   She complains about severe head ache, especially on the back side of the head and above the eyebrows
User :   She has fainted a few times when her temper increases
User :   usual tests like ecg, scanning and x-ray have been normal till date
User :   When i browsed through a few medical forums, her symptoms were similar to brain tumor
User :   what do you suggest
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependents: Yes/No
User :   Age:28, Female, Single, No dependents
Doctor :   The brain tumor symptoms are
Doctor :   Sever headache whne bent down
Doctor :   Vomitings which are thrown a ditance away
Doctor :   Blurring of vision and hearing problems
Doctor :   Hello are you there
User :   yes i'am
Doctor :   so does she have these
Doctor :   any tingling or weakness in the limbs?
User :   there is no regular vomiting but occasionally like once in a month
User :   she is complaining of pain in both the legs since last one week
User :   where ever she gets head ache, her whole head heats up.. and pain is so severe that she cries..
User :   and she has to take tablets like dart, combiflame
User :   atleast 2 in numbers.
Doctor :   Does she have any vision problem, redness inthe eyes, watering from the eyes
User :   then after about 15 minutes it comes down
User :   yes she has eyes watering from 6 months
User :   we got her eys tested two months back and has vision problem
User :   +0.5 in one and -0.5 in another eye
Doctor :   ok
User :   and her eyes also use to turn red a few times..
User :   she always keeps telling that.. for no reason she feels scared..
User :   amd feels as if some one is following her...
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Which doctors I mean the specialities she had seen
User :   no she has not consulted any specialists till now.
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Were any tests done?
User :   a couple of times she fainted while working int he office and was treated as outpatient
User :   I'am not sure..
User :   but none in the last six months
Doctor :   Is the MRI done?
User :   and one more thing I forgot to mention is, she always has low blood pressure
Doctor :   What is the number
User :   one minute..
User :   let me check
Doctor :   k
User :   70/110
Doctor :   It is ok
Doctor :   I mean normal
User :   oh ok..
Doctor :   any test reports
User :   5 years back.. she had got hurt on the head, when she had undergone ct scan
User :   but it was normal
Doctor :   Since when has teh problems
User :   but it did not include physical injury
Doctor :   you were mentioning
User :   since she got herself hurt
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   How is her sleep?
Doctor :   Work timings and food
User :   not sound sleep
User :   she has been working since last 5 years
Doctor :   Is it difficult ot initiate sleep or continuing the sleep
User :   in that 3 years was night( no specific timing)
User :   last 2 years its day
User :   yes
User :   she hardly sleeps for 4 hours...
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Which part of the day she gets the headache
User :   does this sound to be a serious problem
User :   no specific time
User :   but if it starts in the morning.. it will continue till she sleeps
Doctor :   I wanted her to visit a General Physician for a physical examination I sense the migraine or the anxiety neurosis components
Doctor :   However It would be prudent to get an MRI done
Doctor :   once
User :   sure
Doctor :   it is not a worrisome but she needs little bit of counselling
Doctor :   and some mild tablets
User :   are these symptoms related to migrane or brain tumor
Doctor :   mostly migraine with anxiety component
User :   oh
Doctor :   but nothing in specific can be told without
Doctor :   physical exmaintion
User :   that came in as a relief
User :   thank you so much
User :   I'll surely take her to a physician
User :   Can you refer or recommend any one here?
Doctor :   are you ready for MRI now
User :   yes any time
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   We shall do one thing
Doctor :   Please confirme the details
Doctor :   One of our doctors will get back to you soon with all the relevant details and you can take the healthiest decision
Doctor :   to see a General physician
Doctor :   near your area
User :   sure
Doctor :   Which area do you stay
User :   thats sounds good
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
Mobile : 0000
User :   She stays in XXXXXXXX
Doctor :   are the details correct
User :   yes
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Have you filled the Feed back form that I sent you ?
Doctor :   One of our doctors will get back to you soon
User :   yes
Doctor :   He shall say you which MRI should be done and which doctor to approach
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   bye
User :   thanks a lot
User :   bye
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