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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   sir, how can i fully cure the meibities?
Doctor :   Please put the correct word?
Doctor :   I dint get your word meibities?
User :   meibities is on my left eye lid
Doctor :   Oh do you mean Meibomianitis
User :   yaa
User :   how can i cure it fully?
Doctor :   How long you have this problem
User :   past 1 year
User :   now it is under control
User :   but the eye
User :   has been much smaller than the other
Doctor :   How frequent is the infection
User :   1 or two days alter
User :   sometimes the irritation persists
User :   the eye becomes red
User :   left eye
Doctor :   Do yoiu have dry eyes too
User :   yaa i had but now i have no dry eyes
User :   it has been cured
Doctor :   Let me tell you about the condition
User :   ??
Doctor :   meibomian glands secreting the proper quantity and quality of oil into the tear film, they lie int the margin of the eye lid
Doctor :   important oil-secreting glands located within our eyelids
User :   ok
Doctor :   Treatment of meibomian gland dysfunction consists of methods to unplug the glands.
Doctor :   The simplest way to do this is by putting a warm, moist towel over your eyes for several minutes to melt any thickened oil that may be clogging the gland openings
Doctor :   you have to do this repeatedly
Doctor :   in a day
Doctor :   After the warm compresses, gently massage your eyelids near the lashes to express the meibomian glands.
Doctor :   Atleast do it twice a day
Doctor :   You can find the symptoms improved in 10 days
User :   ok
Doctor :   If you have any skin
Doctor :   problem on the face you please address it
Doctor :   because the Meibomitis is usually seen with skin problems
User :   ok
Doctor :   Were you diagnosed with Meibomitis by a doctor or is it self
Doctor :   diagnosed
Doctor :   by you
User :   no no i consulted with doctor
Doctor :   Lid hygiene.
Doctor :   Warm compress.
Doctor :   are the two best ways to prevent
Doctor :   other wise see the doctor for antibiotic prescription
User :   ok sir and
User :   if i do the
Doctor :   Please fill this form I send, and say done when done.
User :   warm compress then would it affect my eyesight?
User :   i fear of it
Doctor :   No
Doctor :   not at all
User :   and if you give me the confidence then
User :   i will do it
Doctor :   i dont say of hot compresses
Doctor :   warm is different from hot
User :   then how can i make the towel warm?
Doctor :   blow it with your mouth
Doctor :   grandma tip
User :   hah hah ok ok
User :   i got it'
Doctor :   Ok
User :   and would you
User :   suggect me any antibiotic?
Doctor :   Without personal consultation prescribing the antibiotic is unethical as part of our prescription
User :
User :   1. warm compress and what more?
User :   only warm compress will cure it?
Doctor :   Lid hygiene like wearing the goggles
Doctor :   and washing the eyes with cold water
Doctor :   when you come from outside
Doctor :   Most of the common conditions does require any medicine and intervention by doctor
Doctor :   and Meibomitis is one of them and very common
Doctor :   and it is good that your doctor diagnosed it
Doctor :   and most of the doctors miss it
Doctor :   Ok
User :   ok
User :   and
Doctor :   Bye
User :   please
User :   1 minute
Doctor :   yes
User :   when i use my computer then should i use any goggles??
User :   i have minus power in eye
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   antiglare glasses
User :   ok thank you sir very much
User :   i am impressed talking with you
Doctor :  
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