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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Hi Sir
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
Doctor :   I have to close this window as there is no response from your side. Please get back if you need any medical advice.
User :   I smoke 7-8 cigarettes per day,sometimes I got pain
User :   So,I met one doctor they gave me some medicine
User :   but,now again same problem in my chest
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   What kind of pain you have in the chest
Doctor :   where is it?
Doctor :   is it throbbing/sharp/ piercing/
User :   not so high
User :   but,spitting in the night
Doctor :   I dint get you
User :   I am also taking anti-oxidants
Doctor :   what is spitting
Doctor :   spitting saliva?
User :   cough
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do yo uget sputum with it
Doctor :   So you say you get pain with coughing
Doctor :   To get a more complete picture I need this information
Age: ; Occupation: ; Location: ; Marital Status:
User :   sure Sir
User :   26,Single,Software engineer
User :   Bangalore
User :   Dry cough actually..I mean cough is not coming out
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Do yo uhave frequent throat infections
User :   no
User :   some days back I have taken Ascoril syrup
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   I think you are having chronic bronchitis
Doctor :   As smoking has multitude of problems
Doctor :   I would suggest you to get a complete health check up
Doctor :   at a good centre
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting us
Doctor :   I would help you if yoiu would like to see anyone
User :   Sir,can I know what do you mean by complete health checkup?
Doctor :   i mean like Geneeral check up with Xraym, ecg etcphysician
Doctor :   with a physciain
Doctor :   you may not find any illness but
Doctor :   i prefer recommending if someone has smoking
User :   ok Sir
User :   Thanks for your suggestion
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