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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   r u a real doctor
Doctor :   Yes.
Doctor :   Its for Real
User :   ok well i rele need some advise . . .
Doctor :   Please go ahead..
User :   my tummy button sticks out alot but its been checked and its not a hernia and they sid the only way to get rid of it is private surgery but I cant afford it and I know I may sound wierd but I rele wana get rid of it cause its rele knocked my confidence and its all I think about and ive bin thinking about cutting it off what would happen
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependants: Yes/No
Doctor :   If you take such action then Its going to bleed Profusely..
User :   but the bleeding stops then what will hapen to it?
Doctor :   Please provide these details
User :   17, student, single, yes
User :   18*
Doctor :   There are chances of infection and the Exact cause for the Swelling needs to be found and the treatment will be based on te cause..
User :   bu would they get rid of it
Doctor :   yes once the cause is found the treatment will be like wise.. removal of the swelling
User :   is there any other way of gettin rid of it without private surgery?
Doctor :   private surgery were you told what kind of procedure were you mentioned..
User :   jus cosmetic
Doctor :   ok..
Doctor :   Were you mentioned as to what is the cause for th eswelling..
Doctor :   and where iis the exact site of it..
User :   wat do u mean
Doctor :   Is It Lipoma or Hernia Or Mass of some sort..
Doctor :   The swelling that you have..
User :   just an outtie belly button
Doctor :   in the abdomen..
Doctor :   ok..
Doctor :   the Naval is it..
User :   yeh
Doctor :   and that has come out you mean..
Doctor :   ok..
Doctor :   cosmetic procedure will be the one for it.
User :   yeh
User :   so theres nothing i can do no
Doctor :   trying to cut it on you own will lead on to bleeding and infection and make it alot more disfigured..
Doctor :   and ugly Looking..
Doctor :   That is the Best,,
User :   isnt there anything i can do like go into hospital complain that it hurts?
User :   or something to get them to get rid of it
Doctor :   I do not think so that that will help but do you have any symptoms that you have among that you mentioned..
Doctor :   Please fill this Feed back form I send, while I type the necessary information, say done when done.
User :   yeh
User :   done
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   yeh ma m8 needs to get out of a holiday shes goin on with her m8s next week shes saying she is gona take an overdose the day before so that shes in hospital when they leave how many parecetimol can kill you?
Doctor :   .m8 ?
User :   mate
Doctor :   I do not think that is right way to get in to the hospital..
User :   yeh but shes gona do it I jus wana make sure she dosnt take loads so that she dies
Doctor :   max 4g dail).
Doctor :   Daily that should be the Maximum dose..
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Doctor :   Nausea, allergic reactions, skin rashes, acute renal tubular necrosis.
Doctor :   Paracetamol increases the risk of liver damage in chronic alcoholics. Increased risk of toxicity with other hepatotoxic drugs or drugs
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