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Acidity problem after c-section operation - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   Hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   I need to ask few question regarding gastric problem for my wife.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   pls tel me
User :   my wife had an operation probably c-section type (I think so). Where the baby had to be removed from the uterus.
Doctor :   k
User :   due to some infection in the her body but the baby was healthy but doctors said it could prove danger to the mother at a later stage as she was continously bleeding after every few days we saw the doctor.
User :   she was admitted to the hospital for about 15 days and taken care of
User :   but after the operation all things became right.
Doctor :   k
User :   now since 4-5 days she is having severe gastric pains now & then.
Doctor :   how long back was that oper
User :   2 weeks back.
User :   Saturday night.
User :   we had asked the doctor which is a senior gynae at the hospital who did the operation she said everything was fine while she did operation.
User :   she gave few medication to avoid gas but seems it is working.
User :   sorry not working.
Doctor :   ok
User :   what could be the possible reason?
User :   that we are not aware of.
Doctor :   did she have significant medical history
User :   no
Doctor :   during pregnancy
User :   yes.
User :   she had a placenta previa.
Doctor :   any gastritis that she was suffering from earlier
User :   no
User :   not even in pregnancy.
Doctor :   any bleeding during pregnancy
User :   yes, severe.
Doctor :   madicines that she was on then
User :   2 units of blood was also transfused during operation.
User :   susten,pause,etc. and similar ones.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is she on any med
Doctor :   now
User :   yes.
Doctor :   what if you could tell
User :   one digestive enzyme syrup & a laxative syrup given by the same gynae who did the operation.
Doctor :   any fever now
User :   no fever.
Doctor :   ok
User :   nothing exept the pain which sometimes comes to the backside of butts or in stomach.
User :   the problem is the gas doesn't pass out.
Doctor :   analgesic related gastriris
Doctor :   your doc would hav egiven the anytacids
User :   no not now she had given the enzyme syrup & laxative one only
Doctor :   o since this
Doctor :   is surgical requiring examination you need to consult the gynaecologist
Doctor :   they will be the best
User :   but operation was good enough as told by the doctor and she didn't see any problem in that.
User :   is it better to consult a gastroentrologist or the same gynae?
Doctor :   gastroentrologist if your wife has been discharged
User :   she is discharged from the hospital.
User :   is it a normal thing which may subside after few days?
Doctor :   yes sure but to be on the safe side rule out the othre pissibilities
User :   actually what I feel is that pre-operation she was hungry and doctor had asked not to eat anything and post operation also she wanted to eat something but doctor had asked to be totally on liquid diet for about 2 days. due which she might have got this problem.
User :   Though she was given 2 drips of ornidazole fluid.
User :   after operation.
Doctor :   may be but pls do see the doc persoinally since she definately needs their help
User :   sure, but doctor has asked us to take the current medication for 3-4 days and see if the problem subsides yesterday was the first day for the new medication and in the night she was crying of pain so I thought to take a second opinion.
Doctor :   ok no harm then finish with the course
Doctor :   themn you can see if the problem persists
User :   ok, any contact no. of good gastro consultant?
Doctor :   your city pls
User :   Bangalore
Doctor :   we will get in touch with you
Doctor :   pls confirm
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
Mobile : 0000
User :   yes.
User :   correct
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   then we will get in touckh with the gastro doc
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User :   I'll be filling little later as I would be joining an official meeting within 10 mins from now.
Doctor :   ok
User :   if there is a long form.
Doctor :   not much
User :   ok, I have to go now. Thanks for your time. Bye.
Doctor :   bye
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