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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help yu
User :   My mom has vericos..
User :   Any cure ???
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   i will help u in this
Doctor :   can i ask few q
User :   kk
Doctor :wats her age
User :   56
Doctor :   since how many days she has this
User :   last 15 yrs
Doctor :does she have leg pain
Doctor :   or any ulcers on the leg
User :   lot..
Doctor :is she diabetic
User :   lot of times there swelling as well
Doctor :or hypertensive
User :   no diabetis or BP..
Doctor :   was she standing and working of long time
Doctor :   ok
User :   shes just a house wife..
Doctor :   ok
User :   so only the routine household activities..
Doctor :   first she need blood investigations
User :   shes a bit overweight.. about 75 KG..
User :   kk
Doctor :and a venous Doppler test
Doctor :based on that we can decide the treatment
User :   ok..
Doctor :   overweight or obesity is a risk factor for varicose veins
Doctor :   after the investigations

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