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Viral fever and chest pain - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hello
Doctor :   Good morning
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   goodmorning
Doctor :   How can I help yoy today?
User :   yup there is something wrong
User :   i cant exactly xplain
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   The website is still under testing
Doctor :   so it might be a little slow
User :   actually i had fever for last 3-4 days
Doctor :   ok
User :   and now i have sever dry cough
Doctor :   DDo you have any throat pain/cold?
User :   nopes
User :   a little chest pain while coughing
Doctor :   Could you tell me a little more abt the fever
Doctor :   how did it start?
Doctor :   is there any particular time of the day
User :   i had cough initialy and then mild fever
Doctor :   when is it high
User :   i took crocin for fever
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   have you taken any other medication?
User :   no
Doctor :   Is your fever contionous?
User :   no but i was feeling lethargic
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Was the pain in ur chest there first
Doctor :   or did it start after your cough?
User :   no it appeard afterwards
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Is your cough totally dry/ or are you bringing out any sputum?
User :   mostly dry with little sputum
Doctor :   Are you still having fever? or is it just cough?
Doctor :   what colour is the sputum?
User :   no fever just cough. sputum mostly white
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems?
User :   nopes
Doctor :   How old are you? what work do you do?
Doctor :   Did any one else in your family have a similar illness?
User :   i m 30
Doctor :   ok
User :   no one has this problem
User :   i m an IT pro
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Have you had any other problems with your fever like
Doctor :   bodyache/ loss of appetie
Doctor :   atomach pain
User :   ya bodyache
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   You seem to have had an episode of viral fever
User :   ok
Doctor :   Are you currently taking any medication?
User :   what shud i do for cough
User :   what medicine?
User :   no
Doctor :   You can take any simple cough syrup like GrinLictus which is avlb
Doctor :   as an OTC without prescription
Doctor :   If your cough persists you should see a doctor for a physical examination
User :   ok anything else?
User :   for how much time shud i wait to c a doc?
Doctor :   Does your cough increase on lying down/
User :   no
Doctor :   0k
Doctor :   Pls see a doctor if your cough is not relieved with the cough syp
Doctor :   or if your pain in the chest increses
User :   ok thank you
Doctor :   you are welcome
Doctor :   is there anything else I can Help you with/
User :   no thank you
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   bye and have good day.
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