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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Thyroid Problem and Hormonal Problems
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User :   Hello Doc!
Doctor :   ji
Doctor :   *Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   Good Afternoon Doc
Doctor :   Good Afternoon
User :   I am in need of guidance
User :   for meeting a specialised doc for my Hypo thyroid issue
User :   Can you please help me for the same!
Doctor :   Are you already diagnosed with hypothyroidism?
User :   Yes, from past 3 years am on medication
User :   but i intend to visit a specialist on that
Doctor :   OK
User :   as my weight does not seem to go down, inspite of regular exercise
Doctor :   Get the TSH, Fee 3, Free T4, Lipid profile before you consult endocrinologist
User :   i have already got the first 3 tests
User :   i.e TSH tests done
Doctor :   when?
User :   a month back
Doctor :   Ok
User :   but i have not got my Free 3, T4 n lipid profile done
User :   do you suggest it to be done?
Doctor :   Yes
User :   my thyroid levels were within the range
Doctor :   What was the TSh 1 mo ago
User :   ok fine
User :   am currently not having the reports
Doctor :   ok
User :   will get them tomorrow and tell you
Doctor :   This
Doctor :   is my suggestionregarding labs
User :   ok
User :   i have got it done from ... Hospital
Doctor :   You ask him how to follow up the hypothyroism, how often u need to chek TSH
Doctor :   and what other medicines do u have to rtake?
User :   you suggesting me to check this with the Lab guys!
Doctor :   y
User :   but last time when i asked them, they asked me to meet the doc
User :   but am not sure of any specialised doc around mumbai
User :   and hence am seeking your guidance
Doctor :   You can search on our web site for endocrinologist
User :   ok fine!
Doctor :   I will search
User :   thanks a lot for your help!
Doctor :   Go to the panel and put and request an appointment
Doctor :   Customer care will better guide
User :   ok fine
User :   thanks a lot
Doctor :   this is a seperate service free of cost for u
User :   ok thank
User :   thanks*
User :   but the panel says
User :   endocrinologist as well as Thyroid specialist
User :   which one should i choose
Doctor :   endocrinilogist
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   select
Doctor :   Thyroid specialist
User :   ok fine
User :   thanks a lot doc
Doctor :   Ok
User :   Have good day!
Doctor :   You welcome
Doctor :   Thank you for consulting
Doctor :   Bye
User :   bye
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