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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hi
User :   for the last one month while passing stool, i have been having an itching sensation
User :   in the past during my stool tests, traces of giadia have been that the problem?
Doctor :   May I know your age?
User :   42
Doctor :   How many episodes of stools do you pass in a day?
User :   for the past month, 3-5 times a day, normally i used to pass 2 times a day
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Giardiasis is a pathogenic organism, a parasite.
Doctor :   This is infectious and could have got into your gut through infected water or food.
Doctor :   with appropriate antibiotics, you can be treated off this infection.
User :   so should i visit the local doctor
Doctor :   The infection usually respond very well to antibiotics.
Doctor :   Yes,
Doctor :   You will need to see a doctor, a general physician with the reports.
User :   fine..thanks
Doctor :   Do you have any other query?'
User :   no
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me.
Doctor :   Bye for now.
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