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Has prostate problem, high BP, hiccups and vomiting. Advice? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 31-May-2013
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User:my father is currently suffering from prostrate problem
User:he has been advised by doctor to use the catheder and come for operation 2 day later
User:but since this afternoon he is getting hiccups and vomiting a lot..
User:pleease advice remedial action this time
Doctor:Does he have diarrhoea or fever?
User:no..but may his sodium level has gone down he is also having High BP
Doctor:is he passing urine in the catheter?
Doctor:its extremely unlikely taht his sodium level has gone down
Doctor:please take him to the emergency
Doctor:We're possibly looking at a severe infection
Doctor:I would also want an EC to be done
Doctor:At the emergency, they'll give him intraveous fluids
Doctor:maybe antibiotics are also needed
Doctor:They'll have to run a few investigations
Doctor:like a complete blood count; urine culture and blood culture
Doctor:I think thats iss
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