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Neck and back pain due to occupational hazards, bulging cornea - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   HI
Doctor :   HOw can I help you
User :   Hi Doctor, Can i have your name please?
Doctor :   Dr. xxxxxxx
User :   Hi xxxxxxx, I work as a xxxxxxx and I have this occupational hazard of a bad neck and hand pain which worsens with stress. I have consulted a few Orthos and have been thru a couple of Physiotherapy sessions. I excercise a lil (tho I must say not very regular). Do you suggest anything else?
Doctor :   please confirm these particulars
Doctor :   Email : YYYY@YYYY Mobile : 91-0000-
User :   Yep that is correct
Doctor :   we shall be mailing you a document on the occupational injuries
Doctor :   that you are having
User :   okay
Doctor :   you can go through it and if you still have any problem we shalll
Doctor :   be reffering you to the physiotherapist
User :   ok
Doctor :   is there anything else that you would like to know
Doctor :   about ?
User :   Nothing at the moment. Thanks!
Doctor :   Try stretching at your work place
Doctor :   and relax your eyes every 20 min
Doctor :   by closing them and also rotating them clockwiseand anticlockwise
User :   Well one more thing..I have a condition caled Kertoconous (cornea bulging) for which I wear lenses. Do you know if there is a cure for it? AFAIK there is nothing
User :   Will a LASER help in this case?
User :   Are you there?
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   You will need to use
Doctor :   HARD CONTACT lens
Doctor :   to start with and if there is no improvement you
Doctor :   need to take the
Doctor :   LASER Surgery
User :   I use a SEMISOFT lens inseated of a the usual SOFt ones....
User :   do you think a LASER helps curing this condition? I have read and heard that it doesnt..
Doctor :   it can be tried for your condition
Doctor :   success rates will need to be seen
User :   alright
User :   Thanks doc. Thatz all for now!
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Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?
User :   yes done
Doctor :   You are welcome
Doctor :   Bye for now
User :   Bye! Good day!
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