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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 40 Questions
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How may i help you?
User :   may i ask a doc i chated with left a message last night
Doctor :   Pardon
User :   i was chating with a dr last night who said he leave a note for a senior dr
Doctor :   Then you will have to come in the morning hours
User :   that was last night but may i ask do you think i will feel anything once im a cadaver ?
Doctor :   No will not feel anything
User :   as when i go for dissection by med students will my body be stiff ?
Doctor :   Yes
User :   so thay carnt dissect me then can thay
Doctor :   No issues with that
Doctor :   they can easily do
User :   may i ask as a dr would you if you was a med student would you mined dissecting me
Doctor :   No, never all that matters is i will consider it as a learning tool nothing else
User :   so is that how the students who use me will see me as a tool
Doctor :   Yes more or less
User :   may i ask do i really need to be tot naked for them ?
Doctor :   I have answered these question of your previously
Doctor :   Plz proceed with medical queries if any
User :   im sorry you may have i forgot
User :   can my neckless stay on me please
Doctor :   No they do remove everything
User :   what happens to my clothing and stuff thay remove from me
Doctor :   Handed over to relatives
Doctor :   Plz restrict to medical queries
User :   i dont have any family
Doctor :   Then to your assigned gaurdian
User :   ic may i ask willmy body be left long before dissection beginnes
Doctor :   Probably not, Plz restrict to medical queries
User :   ok may i askdid you get my body pic
Doctor :   I have a long que of patients , plz restrict to medical queries only
Doctor :   I have already received you pics
Doctor :   And also suggested they are opt for donation
User :   ok im sorry i thought you had got them may i ask should i be worried about the dissection thats done on my body ?
Doctor :   No
User :   y not is is true med students play with cadavers
Doctor :   I have a long que of patients , plz restrict to medical queries only
User :   look im sorry spoce im upsetting you now which i dont want to do as your allways so helpfull
User :   may i ask is the table im placed on going be cleane ?
Doctor :   Yes, proceed with any medical query if any
User :   do thayuse sharp tools on me or rusty old ones
Doctor :   I will have to close the window if you are not proceeding with medical queries
Doctor :   As said i have a long que of patients who are waiting
User :   im sorry if im upsetting you i do not meane to
Doctor :   I have answered all of the above questions previously too
Doctor :   So plz restrict to only medical queries
User :   ok may i ask im sorry if im repeating my self
Doctor :   I understan your anxiousness
User :   can i ask when i pass how long will my body be warm for ?
Doctor :   But plz restrict to medical queries
Doctor :   Or you can login later in the free hours, when there is less no of chats
User :   im sorry if iv got you in trouble
Doctor :   to the max 30 mins
User :   whens the free chats
User :   will a dr check my body before i go for donation ?
Doctor :   Yes
User :   hows this done
Doctor :   Around 9 am (IST)
User :   whats that uk time ?
Doctor :   Just a moment
Doctor :   3 am in UK time just after six hours from now
User :   so is this a good time to come back and will sumone help me
Doctor :   Yes and will be easier too
Doctor :   As there will be less no of chats
User :   ok as you carnt help is there anyway i can reclaime this chat session
User :   ok as you carnt help is there anyway i can reclaime this chat session
Doctor :   I am still ready to help you with medical queries
Doctor :   Even now but not with general queries other than
Doctor :   I fear you cant get the chat session reimbursed
Doctor :   So if you have any medical queries proceed
User :   the onlything i have medical is the vain in my left side of my scrotum keeps comeing up
Doctor :   Since when?
User :   on and off the last year
Doctor :   Is associated with pain ( drasgging type)
Doctor :   *dragging
User :   like a dull acke
Doctor :   Any previous history of hydrocoele/ trauma to scrotum?
User :   what do you meane ?
User :   what you meane
Doctor :   Fluoid collection in scrotal sac
Doctor :   Or injury
User :   i did have excese fluid thay found on a scan i had a year ago
Doctor :   Then that the probable cause for the pain and the swollen vein you mentioned is the spermatic cord which tends to coil up in excess fluid presenting with such symptoms
User :   can anything be done
Doctor :   Yes a small procedure
User :   which is ?
Doctor :   Just a repair
Doctor :   The excess fluid fron tunica albigenia layer is removed and closed agin
Doctor :   *again
Doctor :   But there are always 10% recurrance chances
User :   where is that on my body
Doctor :   ANd they prefer to do the procedure unless great difficulty is caused
Doctor :   In you scrotum
Doctor :   Within
User :   hows it done
Doctor :   Just a moment
Doctor :   Will send you the video link for the same
Doctor :   Will be helpful
User :   will this be done to me ?
Doctor :   If required
User :   ok do i get put out for it
Doctor :   I did not follow you
User :   do thay put me to sleep for op
Doctor :   Yes
User :   may i ask as i got cancer of the brain stem will thay risk the op
Doctor :   Then will advise not to go for it
Doctor :   I expalnied just for your idea
User :   if i request thay do and i die what happens then
Doctor :   They will not perform even after your request if so will be done under high risk consent , so in case you die will be shifted to mortuary
User :   sy on me then ok will they do a autop
Doctor :   yes
User :   how much do thay have unclothed for autopsy
Doctor :   Plz restrict to medical queries
User :   ok will the surgary which has been done be checked because i died
Doctor :   For further details regarding autopsy please consult an forensic expert in the institiuion where you are to donate
Doctor :   Yes
User :   ok well thanks for your help and advice
Doctor :   Take care
Doctor :   Bye for now
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