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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hi
Doctor :   r u there
User :   yes
Doctor :   please go ahead with ur medical query
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User :   i had TB last it possible that i could have TB againg now. I too the medication regularly .
User :   ok
Doctor :   yes it is possible to get re infection
Doctor :   but if u take medicines as prescribed by the physician
User :   28: M: Software:single:60 & 172: No
User :   so if i got it i have to take the same medication? I took medication for 6 months. Is TB not curable?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   no continue with the current medication for the infection now
Doctor :   it will be cured
Doctor :   as of now
Doctor :   r u able to follow
Doctor :   r u there

User :   no right now im not having it.. I had once..last year. I checked 2 months back . Doc says im not having TB. But want to know that whether it will come again

Doctor :   it wont as long as u lead healthy life style
User :   so do i have to check again? what frequency i have to check for it?
User :   ok
Doctor :   dont smoke or take alcohol
Doctor :   all these are risk factors wil play a role
User :   oh..but after my medication is over I start smoking...
Doctor :   no stop smoking from
Doctor :   now
Doctor :   nope thats what i told healthy lifestyle
User :   sure .. i ll .

Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
User :   is ther any medication for it? cos its geting difficult to quit now
Doctor :   for smoking isit
Doctor :   u can consult a consellor
Doctor :   for smoking deaddiction
Doctor :   ok
User :   ok doctor.
User :   Sure I ll do.
User :   thats it doctor.
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