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Nasal block problem for a long time - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help You
User :   Hi,wanted to enquire abount my husbands health
Doctor :   ok..
User :   he has this nasal block for more than a month
Doctor :   ok..
User :   and yeaterday was complaining about a pain at the back of his head
Doctor :   Ok..
For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependants: Yes/No
User :   age : 28
User :   gender:male
User :   Occupation : IT company
User :   Marital status:married
Doctor :   Since when is he been having this condition
User :   the nasal block is there for a month
User :   headache he is complaining since yesterday
Doctor :   Was he Diagnosed of Sinusitis earlier
User :   nope
Doctor :   Or any Eye condition that he suffers from..
User :   nope,he does not have a eye problem
User :   but cant rule out Sinus
User :   he washes his head regularly and quite lethargic abt wiping off the water
Doctor :   That is one of the Leading causes of Head ache..
Doctor :   does he Catch a Cold regularly at frequent intervalss.
User :   not regularly...but if he gets one... it lasts for 2 to 3 weeks
Doctor :   Ok..
Doctor :   Any other Medical Conditions that you can mention about in him..
User :   He is hypertensive
Doctor :   What is the Nature of his work.
Doctor :   On medications do you mean..
User :   its a desk job... working on computer for hours
User :   yes he is on medications
Doctor :   Is he Taking medicines for HTN what and from when
User :   he is taking it since January this year
Doctor :   When was the Last time that you got him Tested for The Blood Pressure.
User :   a week back
User :   his reading was 140/90
Doctor :   What were the values..
Doctor :   ok..
Doctor :   Is there any Work pressure..
User :   nothing that I know of
Doctor :   As to Project or time lines..
Doctor :   Ok..
Doctor :   What is the Medicine that he has been Taking and form when.
User :   Telma H
User :   From January
Doctor :   has it been the same medication and has there been any recent increase in dose.
User :   he was on a higher dosage initially
User :   now its come down
Doctor :   The drug as the potential to cause the Volume and Electrolyte imbalance and Alter the Potassium status in the body so that could also be the cause in him,,
Doctor :   How ever it should not be ignored and should be reported to the Consultant at the Earliest..
User :   ok
Doctor :   Please fill this form I send, While I type the necessary information, and do inform me when done.
User :   done
Doctor :   Potassium Imbalance will in turn affect his Cardiac Function
Doctor :   Hence it requires immediate attention.
Doctor :   Did you have the Urine and Other Liver Parameters examined before commencing the Treatment..
User :   we have done a 24 hour Urine test ...came out normal
User :   Adrenal glands were tested
User :   even did a Abdominal MRI Scan
Doctor :   Ok.. When were these tests done..
Doctor :   Ok..
User :   in march
Doctor :   Any ways its better to report it to the Consultant and take it there after..
User :   ok
Doctor :   Since he Would be the Best judge,,
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