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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hello
Doctor :   Hello.
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   needed to ask u something
Doctor :   Pls go ahead
User :   thing is that my mom has been diagnosed with breast cancer...
Doctor :   WHen was she diagnosed?
User :   0n 31st
Doctor :   31st of Dec?
User :   yes
User :   she needs to get operated
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   Pls continue..
User :   so wht do u think we shud do? whr shud we get her operated?
User :   she is 50
Doctor :   breast cancer requires surgery
Doctor :   Can you tell me a little more abt the diagnosis?
User :   ok...
User :   like wht?
Doctor :   What the doctor has said-
Doctor :   like the stage of the cancer/ exact type if a biopsy has been done?
User :   thr is a lump in her left breast
User :   they say its last stage.... but the infection has not spread to the chest
User :   r u a specialised doctor?
Doctor :   I'm A general Physician
User :   ok... can u suggest something?
Doctor :   a combiantion Surgery and medical treatment
Doctor :   offers the best possible treatment option
User :   it requires cemotherapy as well rite?
Doctor :   Yes after the surgery
Doctor :   What you need to also keep in mind is that even MOdern medicine has accepted
Doctor :   that the most powerful cure is Faith
Doctor :   You have to be extremely strong and be there for your mother in this diffcult time
Doctor :   You have to make sure that your faith is strong
Doctor :   and help your mother Keep her faith strong as well.
Doctor :   Advances in medicine have made treatments much better now
Doctor :   R u thr?
User :   thanx.... but wht abt cemotherapy...
User :   is it compulsory?
Doctor :   Chemotherapy will be started after the surgery is completed and
Doctor :   the biopsy report comes in
User :   ok
User :   wht shud b her diet?
Doctor :   From what you've told me- That it is in the last stage
Doctor :   then it will require chemotherapy as well
Doctor :   Soft bland food, plenty of fruits and veggies
User :   ok...
User :   which place wud u recomend for the operation?
Doctor :   Where do you live? if you want we can check out the best and the nearest hospital to you.
Doctor :   Where have you got the tests done?
Doctor :   Where have you got the tests done- that diagnosed the cancer?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   The hospital is a very good hospital with all the latest facilities
Doctor :   But there might be a waiting list there. Have you been given an appointment or date for the surgery.
User :   we can get it done anytime whn we want
User :   shud we go for it?
Doctor :   Yes XXXXXXXX you should
Doctor :   As soon as possible
User :   ok... thanx
Doctor :   you welcome
User :   can u give me doctor i can refer to?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Can I pls confirm your mobile number?
Doctor :   One of our doctors will give you a call shortly and let you know which specialist you cn contact
Doctor :   0000 and emailid YYYY@YYYY
User :   0000
Doctor :   Thanks
User :   YYYY@YYYY
Doctor :   One of our doctors will get in touch with you shortly and give you all the details of a super- specialist sugeon.
User :   i will be waiting for a call from ur doctor
Doctor :   All the best.
User :   thanx a lot
User :   bye
Doctor :   Best wishes for a speedy recovery from all of us
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