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Cataract surgery and diabetes - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   My mom suffering from itching in the left eye and continuous water souring. As per our doctor advice she needs cataract surgery. can u pl give the details. she is 68 year old and she is a diabetic patient.
Doctor :   ok
User :   she takes Insugin 50/50 morning 25 units and night 15 units.
User :   Her BP was normal.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since how long is she diabetic?
User :   Since 1998
Doctor :   Cataract is one of the complication of Diabetes
User :   Past 4 years itself she is taking insulin
Doctor :   ok
User :   When shall I get an appointment to show her
Doctor :   you want us to help us in getting the appointment?
User :   After the surgery is there any complication for her eye. We are staying in Mysore. Howlong she has stay in B'lore after the surgey.
Doctor :   this can be decided on the medical condition if the patient at the time before and after thr surgery
Doctor :   if phacoemulsion is used then the patient can need to stay over night at the hospital
User :   can you pl help us to give an appointment
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do you stay in Bangalore?
User :   No Dr. We stayed in Mysore
Doctor :   so is it possible for you to visit Bangalore?
User :   yes
Doctor :   on which date you probably you want the appointment?
User :   weekends
Doctor :   Please confirm your details and One of our doctors will get back to you soon with all the relevant details and you can take the healthiest decision
User :   My mother( Patient) name is , 68 yr old. Thank you so much for your advise.
Doctor :   between 12noon-6pm IST from Monday to Friday.
Doctor :   you need to call this number 2 days prior to comoing to Bangalore
User :   ok doctor
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form while I type the information you needed.
Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?
Doctor :   in which area of Bangalore you probably want the appointment?
Doctor :   is there any thing else that i can help you with?
User :   I discuss with my parents and come back to you
Doctor :   ok
User :   May I know your good name Dr.
Doctor :   have you filled the feed back that i have sent?
User :   I have not received it
Doctor :   did you get that?
User :   within a short peroid of time I come back to you
Once again thank you Dr.
Doctor :   is there any thing else that i can help you with?
User :   In which area your hospital located
Doctor :   this is online consultant
User :   ok dr.
Doctor :   thanks
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