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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help You
User :   hi doctor
User :   yesterday , one leech bite my leg in water, and i removed that...but it was bleeding. now it is ok. is it necessary to contact to doctor?
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependants: Yes/No
User :   23,female,engineer,single.
Doctor :   How many bites did you have/
User :   there r no bites, it is a very soft insect..
Doctor :   Do you have any red blotches or an itchy rash over the body, swelling away from the bitten area
Doctor :   Were you bitten by only one insect ismy question?
User :   in a small lake..
Doctor :   Ok..
Doctor :   Do you have any red blotches or an itchy rash over the body, swelling away from the bitten area These are symptoms of anaphylaxis
Doctor :   Hence it is important for you to tell Me if you are having any of them..
User :   yesterday ,when it bite, two drops of blood was bleed. now it is evry thing fine and i couldn't find any of the above...
Doctor :   Ok..
Doctor :   If you have nay of the symptoms mentioned above then you will need medical help else you will be fine it should not worry you much..
Doctor :   Please fill this form I send, While I type the necessary information, and do inform me when done.
User :   done
Doctor :   Have i Clarified you.
User :   yes . thank you.
Doctor :   Bye for Now.
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Doctor :   i didnt get u
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