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Having cold for 7 days - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 40 Questions
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   hi..
User :   I m having cold and cough since last 7 days..
User :   what to do?
Doctor :   ok
User :   flowing nose and mucus
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   what is the type of mucos?
User :   regular..
Doctor :   the colour
User :   light green
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   was it the samw colour from the start
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   headache?
User :   had it in the beginning.. not now..
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   irritation of throat?
User :   no
Doctor :   nose block?
User :   no
Doctor :   is the cough dry?
User :   no
User :   sometimes it is dry
Doctor :   what is the type of sputum?
User :   major problem is running nose and sputum..
Doctor :   ok
User :   sputum is same as mucos right?
Doctor :   sutumis the one that you bring out when you cough
User :   yeah it's there..
Doctor :   what is the coour of sputum?
User :   light green.. white..
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   To get a better picture I need this information--Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status
User :   age: 24, gender: male, occupation: consultant
Doctor :   ok
User :   location: bangalore, marital status: unmarried
Doctor :   o you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illegal drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Have you seen a doctor/Taken any medication?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are you taking any medicines that you are taking yourself?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   had you had similar complaint in the recent ?past
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are you allergic to something that you can notice?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are there any body either in your office or near locality with the same complaints?
Doctor :   are you there?
User :   well i gotta go..
Doctor :   fill this and say when done
User :   can u mail me some names of medicines
Doctor :   ok

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