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Alternative medicine for curing piles - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   hi treatment of piles
Doctor :   ok'
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   age 45, male xxxxx,xxxxx married yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when do you have this problem?
User :   i'm not looking at Allopathy medicine looking at alternative form of medicine
User :   since about a year
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems?
User :   nope
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often?
User :   yes drink occasionally smoke yes a pack a day
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   first i would advice you to take a high fibre diet
Doctor :   more salads and fruits
User :   i;m not constipated my diet is rich in fibre
Doctor :   also drink 2-3 glasses of luke warm water everyday in the morning
Doctor :   ok
User :   ok
Doctor :   your stools should be soft to relieve the pressure on the piles
User :   a pile at 3 clock is prolapsed
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   have you tried banding?
User :   but could be pushed back
Doctor :   banding or sclerotherapy?
Doctor :   ok
User :   nope
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is there any blood in your stools?
User :   sclerotherapy ?
User :   No Blood in stool
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   there are procedures like banding
Doctor :   where a band is tied to the pile mass
Doctor :   and after some days it falls off by itself
User :   non surgical method?
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   sclerotherapy is injecting a sclerosant or a substance that blocks
Doctor :   the local blood vessels
User :   I'm looking at non Interventional methos=d of Treatment.Are there any Ointments etc
Doctor :   as such i am aware of the allopathis ointments like those contatining simethicone
User :   Well with sclerotherapy relapse is high ??
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   but you can prevent further
User :   no looking at alternative form of treatmtnt
Doctor :   pile episodes with diet m
Doctor :   and other measures
Doctor :   sclerotherapy may produce some local discomfort
Doctor :   i am an allopathic doctor as such i am not well aware
Doctor :   of the alternative forms
User :   ok can you give me some leads where ican look for alternative treatment
Doctor :   i am afraid no
User :   ok thanks
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