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Thyroid cartilage - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Excellent Posted in: Thyroid Problem and Hormonal Problems
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User :   hello
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you'
User :  
Doctor :   No
User :   who
Doctor :   He is off today
Doctor :   YOu can talk to him tommorrow
User :   whos this
Doctor :  
User :   could your thyroidcartridge change shape
User :   ?
Doctor :   No
User :   coulditbe broken

Doctor :   yes
User :   howwould i kno
Doctor :   Xray
User :   other ways
Doctor :   or else CT
User :   no how could i tell
Doctor :   What could you tell about
User :   i keep touching it constantly
User :   could i do damage to it
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   No
User :   ?
User :   it squirts when i swallow
User :   that normal
User :   ?
Doctor :   Yes
User :   im 18 could i have esophageul cancer?
Doctor :   No
User :   i havedifficulty swallowingcopuld thet be nerves
User :   docs put a scope down me
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   What did they say?
User :   i lookedhealthy
Doctor :   That is fine then
Doctor :   You have no abnormality
User :   something feels wrongbout mycartridge
User :   how could i tell ifits broken tho
Doctor :   Xray
User :   other ways that i can tell
Doctor :   I told yu CT scan or else get a physial examination by a doctor near by
User :   whats it suppose to feel like
User :   ?
Doctor :   That cannot be palpated by experienced hands]
Doctor :   so you cannot supposedly feel yursefl
User :   u think mines broke?
Doctor :   I dont think so
User :   y
Doctor :   if you jsut keep touching
User :   ikeep moving and clicking it
Doctor :   Even then
Doctor :   the cartilage cannot be easily broken
Doctor :   with such pressures
User :   hwo can it break
Doctor :   If you strangulate yourself
User :   i do sometimes
User :   i tighten myhandaroundmyneck
Doctor :   it doesnt by hand
Doctor :   You have to hang yourself then bcos of wt the cartilage could be damaged
User :   you thik i need xray'
User :   sometimes it hurts
Doctor :   yes

User :   i need xray?
Doctor :   You need one
User :   y?
User :   how serious could it be
User :   ?
User :   ??? hello
Doctor :   It could not be serious
Doctor :   and if it is broken it cannot be repaired and it is left alone
Doctor :   as it is not life thretening too
User :   iwouldnt needsurgery?
User :   ?
Doctor :   yes you would not
User :   could anxiety cause weight loss
Doctor :   per se may not be
Doctor :   but on long term can be
User :   ?
User :   what u mean
Doctor :   anxiety at times lead to depressive episodes and the person may not get regular diet
Doctor :   and thus over a period of time can lead to
Doctor :   wt los
User :   yeah tahts me
User :   thats*
User :   totally
User :   i got reflux
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done while I type the information you needed.
User :   u think i have esophageul cncer

User :   my body get strange noises after i eat
Doctor :   you may not have
Doctor :   because the endoscopy says it is normal
User :   never had endoscopy
User :   laryngyscope
User :   i had
Doctor :   Get the endoscopy done
Doctor :   by the way it is to early for a person to have oesophageal cancer
User :   would i jhavwe it
User :   would i have it
User :   ???
Doctor :   No
Doctor :   We have a long queue of patients waiting for our service. Please log in next day to clarify other medical doubts.

Doctor :   Ok bye
User :   could u tell me if thisisnormal
User :   ineed one more thing
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