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Diabetes and cholesterol test reports - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you..
User :   hi, doctor.
User :   today i went test for fbs, ppbs fbs 121, ppbs 198.
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependants: Yes/No
User :   my age 37. female.
User :   yes
User :   waht shall i do
Doctor :   what wree the condition that you got these tests done..
User :   before i have diabetic
Doctor :   Were you diagnosed of diabetes before itself..
User :   but iam not taking any medicine
Doctor :   Ok..
User :   doctors diagnostic centre
Doctor :   Why did you get this test done in the first place
User :   in kammanahalli
Doctor :   Are you a Diabetic first is my question?
Doctor :   and If not Why were these Tests done.
User :   Since I am a diabetic just I wanted have this done
Doctor :   Are you pregnant now.
User :   no
Doctor :   How long since you were diagnosed of it..
User :   one year
Doctor :   are you taking any
User :   no
User :   only diet
Doctor :   Ok..
Doctor :   Since 1 yr. youhave not been on medications at all
User :   no not at all
User :   they said medicines are not required
Doctor :   then in that case its advisable for you to get the anti diabetic medicines now.. start on with a low dose since they are significantly high..
User :   I have done my cholestaral test done
Doctor :   Are those reports normal.
Doctor :   or within normal limits.
User :   total : 202
User :   LDL:132.8
Doctor :   correlate with the lab values that might have been given beside the test values..
User :   Total Mine: 202 Range 125-200
User :   LDL Mine:132.8 Range:75-100
User :   all others are within limits
Doctor :   Marginally high are you following any exercise regimen..
Doctor :   That's ok only marginally raised..
Doctor :   nothing to worry.
User :   only walking
Doctor :   Are youy regular with that..
Doctor :   I would recommend you to take the advice of a nutritionist who can help you with the menu you require based on your diet patterns. For all weight problems, please visit a you can also call them alternatively at 0000
User :   Now what do you advise me?
Doctor :   Must start taking some medicines for
User :   Can I use melmet 500?
Doctor :   Diabetes though since they are raised..
Doctor :   If that has been prescribed go ahead..
User :   is it for diab?
Doctor :   Yes i is..
User :   Ok Doctor
Doctor :   Its metformin
User :   thanks alot
Doctor :   Please fill this form I send, While I type the necessary information, and do inform me when done.
Doctor :   tell me when done.
User :   Ok Doc bye for now
Doctor :   Bye for now..
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