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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
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How can I help you?
User :   my father has acute gouty artritis
Doctor :  
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I can help him
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Please answer few of my questions
Doctor :  
What is his age?
User :   ok
User :   59
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when was he diagnosed with gout?
User :   last year in apollo
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Does he have any other medical condition like High BP, High Bl sugar, thyroid
User :   no
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Doctor :   How many number of attacks he gets in a month
User :   only pain
User :   his right need got swelling
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Toe is it not?
User :   not always
User :   may be 2 or 3 times yearly
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Is he put on pain killers?
User :   sometimes
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Is he advised on some diet restrictions which are very important
User :   today i got colchitine
User :   ya he is on severe diet
Doctor :  
Ok Colchicine is fine during acute attacks
User :   no red meat
Doctor :  
What is the level of Serum Uricc acid

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