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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User : a male,41 yrs right lympnodes are swollen.there are three swollen parts.usually i am having a hard time getting out of bed.i have little fever on doctors here in did some blood test but they did not find any bacteria or wbc 6910 ,my rbc 468,hb 12.5 ,mcv 84, mch 26.7, mchc 32.baso 0.9%, eosino 7.5%, lymph 29.4%, mono 4.6%, neutro 57.6%, crp/la 1.21...i have been like this for more than three months already.pls help me.thank you very much
Doctor :   Hi
User :   good morning
Doctor :   Let me read
Doctor :   How do you know that they are Lymph nodes indeed?
Doctor :   Did the doctor tell you so?
User :   doctors here told me.i had a city scan.its round when i feel it
User :   c.t. scan
Doctor :   What other tests have been done?
User :   c.t scan on neck only and blood test
Doctor :   Since when do you have this swelling?
User :   since april
Doctor :   Have they done a biopsy of the swelling?
Doctor :   df
User :   not yet.but they said its just the nodes that are swollen.
User :   no meat or something inside
Doctor :   Do you have any other symptoms or illnesses?
User :   my back hurts and little swollen.sometimes back of my hip
User :   hurts too
Doctor :   Did you tell these problems to your doc?
Doctor :   since when do you have these problems?
User :   no.i have a 38 fever now
User :   since may
Doctor :   No cough?
User :   no
Doctor :   Are the swellings soft or hard/firm?
User :   round and hard
Doctor :   3 right?
User :   yes
Doctor :   close to one another?
User :   yes
Doctor :   in the same region?
User :   right down from lower part of ears
Doctor :   are they linked or connected to one another?
User :   yes
User :   i saw in the c.t.scan round things that formed betwen each other
Doctor :   How big are each?
User :   the biggest is as big as a bottle cap and the smallest is as small as a marble
Doctor :   Are you consulting a surgeon?
User :   no shes a doctor of internal medicine
Doctor :   What is the diagnosis according to her?
User :   shes not sure.she performed another round of bloob test yesterday.she said its not diabitis or lukemia.she said the lumps are not malignant.but only in the nodes.shes not sure about the rest of the body.they will have a meeting on monday.she will show to her colleauges my c.t. scan
Doctor :   Most probably her colleagues may consider doing a biopsy if the swellings if required
User :   but she said its afraid that i may have worse deseas on other part of my body
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