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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   i have been having breathing problems since sometime now.. may be past 6 months
User :   its kind of heavy breathing that I experience
User :   i consulted a doctor .. and have been told its rhinitis..
Doctor :   ok
User :   so is this something that's a short term kind of problem?
User :   is a normal nose cogestion diagnosed as rhinitis?
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User :   42, working in an IT company... Bangalore, XXXXXXXX xxxxx, Unmarried.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are you allergic any thing?
User :   no .. not something that i am aware of.
Doctor :   ok
User :   i have had sinisitus and I do get it sometimes.
Doctor :   rhinitis is the inflammation of the nose
User :   so is this a temporary condition?
Doctor :   there are various causes for this rhinitis
User :   so whats the cure?
Doctor :   as you are saying that you have sinusitis
Doctor :   first that has to be treated may be that is the cause of rhinitis
User :   oh.. ok.the doctor has prescribed a nasal drop fot a month now..
Doctor :   ok
User :   so is that what one should go with now?
Doctor :   that might have been to releive your nose block
User :   exactly.
Doctor :   use of that nasal drops for long is not advisable
User :   whats the long term remedy and cure then?
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User :   ok..
User :   shpould i consult another specilaist ?
Doctor :   the core would be to get the cause that is causing this rhin itis treated, in your case it might be sinusitia
User :   oh.. ok.. so what is your suggestion to me then..
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form while I type the information you needed.
Doctor :   you should meet a consultant as there are chances that you might be even having a deviated nasal septum
User :   ah.. ok.
Doctor :   and even the sinusitis that you are mentioning can also be addressed
User :   i have filled the feedback form. thanks for your time and patience with me. really appreciate your objective feedback
User :   do let me know who I can consult pls?
Doctor :   is there any thing else that i can help you?
User :   do let me know who I can consult pls? can you suggest any doctors/
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User :   ok.
User :   sure will do that.
User :   thanks again.
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