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Nasal congestion with orange colored sputum - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you xxxxx.
User :   I am unsure. I have had a bad cold for the past one week. I have nasal congestion and running nose for the past few days
Doctor :   ok.
Doctor :   How are you feeling now.
User :   I took a couple of d-colds per day for two days last week
Doctor :   ok.
User :   am still having a running nose
Doctor :   Has your Situaion Improved.
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependants: Yes/No
User :   its slightly better
User :   25, xxxxx, xxxxx, unmarried, yes
Doctor :   any fever that you have had and any Cough and Sputum that you are producing..
User :   no fever... but a lot of sputum every day
Doctor :   Has it been Sticky or Frothy or Color any
Doctor :   or the Blood streaks that you are having..
User :   with color...
User :   am not sure whether it is blood or not
Doctor :   White / Yellow / Green /
Doctor :   Black.
User :   Yellow, orange-ish
Doctor :   How much do you produce the quantity?
Doctor :   and At what time of theday is it more.
User :   in the mornings, after i wake up... and during teh evening and night before bed
Doctor :   Does it increase on lying down or otherwise also..
Doctor :   Have you had it inthe past or only now..
User :   significantly more i think... enough to fill a egg shell
User :   not like this in the past..
Doctor :   You are having an Infection of the Lungs that is the reason why you are producing the Sputum..
Doctor :   And that will require Antibiotic to be Cleared..
User :   okay...
User :   i dont smoke
Doctor :   the best for you would be to consult the Internal medicine Specialist for the Prescription Based Drug..
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   That is good .
User :   okay... will do that. thanks for the inputs doctor
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Doctor :   are you there xxxxx
User :   yes
Doctor :   Is there any thing Else that i can help you With
User :   no, thanks doctor
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