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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   what type of food to be taken after placing stent

Doctor :   Hi
User :   what type of food to be taken after placing stent
Doctor :   I am
User :   hi
Doctor :   May I know the patient's details?

User :   can you pl. guide me what type of food to be taken after placing stent
User :   He is 74 and angioplast being done and two stent placed
Doctor :   Ok

Doctor :   He should take foods low in cholesterol content
Doctor :   and more of raw fruits and vegetables
User :   can you prescribe the food which is low in cholesterol
Doctor :   Is he a vegetarian or a non-vegetarian?
User :   vegeterian
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   That is good
Doctor :   He should take foods high in fiber content
Doctor :   as they reduce cholesterol absorption
User :   can he smoke
Doctor :   Ofcourse that is very much risky behaviour
User :   can he use oil in his food
Doctor :   Very less
Doctor :   not more than 10 ml per day in total
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