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Need for pre operative investigations for getting cavities filled - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Dental Health
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u
User :   i am having 2 hour dental work tomorrow and going under GA
User :   but the anesthesiologist never called to "prep" me
User :   can i fly a few hours after?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   was pre operative investigations done
User :   also can i take a xanax before?
User :   no pre-op investigation other than from my dentist
Doctor :   wats your age
User :   28
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   was the fittness given by general practiosioner
User :   ?
Doctor :   fitness for doing dental procedure and GA
Doctor :   any blood glucose
Doctor :   ECG
User :   no
User :   nothing
Doctor :   blood count done
User :   nope
Doctor :   wat dental problem yu have
User :   i didnt have that done before though when i got my wisdom teeth pulled
Doctor :   do yu have any medical illness
Doctor :   when that was done
User :   i am just getting 6 cavities filled...and microbiotic cleaning under my gums
Doctor :   ok
User :   no medical illness
Doctor :   the need of investigation may not be reqiured

Doctor :   as yu have already done it for wissom tooth
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