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HIV test conducted before surgery - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Dear User, You have started the test chat with our doctor. The duration of the test chat is 5 minutes. After the trial period, you will be redirected to the Payment page.
Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   i hav one question..
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Please proceed.
User :   is there is any HIV test before surgery?
Doctor :   Yes. Before any surgical procedure test for HIV and Hepatitis B is mandatory.
User :   i undergone one leg surgery recently...
Doctor :   Ok
User :   they took my blood..but didnt told me abt the HIV test
User :   is they will conduct it without my consent?
Doctor :   They conduct it as part of a Surgical Profile. If you have agreed for the surgery, then consent for the test is also implied.
User :   ok..
Doctor :   It is for the Surgeons' safety. No one can handle a patient appropriately without knowing the profile.
Doctor :   As if there is any positive finding, then they will be the ones who will first be infected.
User :   becoz the enviroment where the surgory was done was not god.
User :   i mean good

Doctor :   I didnt get you
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Are you Back ?
User :   helloo..
User :   u there?
User :   helloo//
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