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Obesity causing wobbly chest and stretch marks - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hi
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   i have a got problems with my obesity
User :   i have got whobbly chest
User :   what should i do
User :   u there??
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   What is yoiur BMI
User :   bmi??
Doctor :   Calculate from the website
User :   i mean can exercise fix it or i need to have gynaecomstia operation
User :   if operation how wud that cost
Doctor :   First let the doctor decide whether it is gynecomastia
Doctor :   or it is accumualtion of fat
Doctor :   due to obesity
Doctor :   Wht is yoiur het and Wt?
Doctor :   and let us calculate the BMI
User :   after starting exercise i got silver strtchmarks there
User :   my height is 5'7'' and weght is 80 kgs
Doctor :   You have 28 as BMI
User :   are those strchmarks sign of reducing???
Doctor :   you are in overweight category
User :   yep am overweight
Doctor :   Stretch marks are due to elasticity due to accumulation of fat
Doctor :   Where are the stretch marks
User :   thats means it is increasing??
Doctor :   Yes
User :   around chest ,nipples and hands
User :   what should i do
Doctor :   See let me tell yoiu clearly
User :   my testesterone count is also less as i have not yet got moustache by 18
User :   okay tell
Doctor :   First let us spk regarding the wt loss or the wobbly chest
Doctor :   The wobbly chest for you mostly likely due to
Doctor :   fat accumuation
Doctor :   It seems that you have moved out of the chat window, Please get back if you need any medical advice.
User :   am back
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   The fat accumulation should be first
Doctor :   answered, Ok
Doctor :   It can be done mostly by diet and exercise
Doctor :   I know that you have tried
Doctor :   I mean should have tried and could not get results
User :   yes
Doctor :   How many months you have tried
User :   i thought strchmarks coming because they are reducing
User :   two months regular
User :   before that ,i was not regular
Doctor :   Let me tell you first you feel happy to be doing exercise and later the changes start
Doctor :   may be after 6 months
User :   okay
Doctor :   So dont stop the
Doctor :   exercise by any case
Doctor :   continue
User :   i am doing pushups -20 per day
Doctor :   atleast 6 days per weak
User :   and dumbles often
Doctor :   You dont need pushups
Doctor :   and dumbles at all
Doctor :   Just jog and walk daily for 3 - 4km in 30 minutes
Doctor :   YOu dont need to go to gym also
User :   okay
User :   any medicinal help??
Doctor :   and 20 to 15 min
Doctor :   of stretching
User :   to support me and give confidence
Doctor :   exercises
Doctor :   Yes I shall answer about your medicines also
Doctor :   Let me complete the imp points
User :   okay
Doctor :   the most imp part is the diet
Doctor :   control
Doctor :   which you need from a good nutritionist
Doctor :   I would advice you to take the advice of a nutritionist who can help you with the menu's you require based on your diet patterns. You can live chat or post a query at this portal
User :   okay
User :   ok
Doctor :   You have to remember that it takes you atleast one year
Doctor :   to reduce your BMI to 23
Doctor :   but dont get disheartened
Doctor :   it is for your benefit
Doctor :   if yoiu go to gym you are unnecessarily increasing youir inherent metabolism
Doctor :   and if you stop the basic req doesn t change and it increased your appetite
Doctor :   and make you eat more
Doctor :   So stick to walk and jog
Doctor :   and you need to get a Physical done by a doctor to see if there is any medical cause that is causing the wt problem to you
Doctor :   by accumualtion of the fat
User :   okay
Doctor :   you can also ask him for the medicines used for overwt
Doctor :   after the examination and if your body suits to the medicine
Doctor :   he shall prescribe you
Doctor :   An endocrinologist is the better person
User :   okay one thing
Doctor :   to help you
User :   am not much obese
User :   my stomach has reduced after exercise
User :   everyone sees the change
User :   but not my breats
Doctor :   The obesity is determined by BMI and not by appearance
Doctor :   remember it should be 20 to 23
User :   i want something that reduces my breasts and fast
User :   waits 20 23???
Doctor :   that is why get the check from the doctor to see if it is gynecomastia or the fat accumualtion due to obesity
Doctor :   your BMI is 28 now
Doctor :   the BMI should be between 20 to 23
Doctor :   Yoiu can also remove the fat from the wobbly chest
Doctor :   by surgery
Doctor :   it is simple and easy
Doctor :   We can help you
Doctor :   if you want to
Doctor :   Hello are you there
User :   yes am here
User :   how much can it cost???
Doctor :   The liposuction surgery is performed
User :   cost??
Doctor :   One of our doctors will get back to you with cost details
Doctor :   in the evening
Doctor :   Please confirm your details
Doctor :   are they correct
User :   yep
User :   tell me approxx
Doctor :   one minute
Doctor :   mean time you fill this form
Doctor :   and say done
Doctor :   when done
User :   yes
Doctor :   50,000 rs
Doctor :   approx
Doctor :   it has reconstruction invovlved
Doctor :   too
Doctor :   not only the fat removal
Doctor :   to look more cosmetic
Doctor :   again the option of the ward also depends
User :   okay
User :   should u try any medicine first??
Doctor :   First confirm the cause
Doctor :   if involved
Doctor :   and the doctor may suggest the medicine
Doctor :   You can see the endocrinologist
Doctor :   You can use the search a doctor/hospital feature on our homepage to find a doctor in your area. If you wish, we can fix up your appointment with a doctor in your area.
Doctor :   if in Bangalore
Doctor :   are you in Bangalore
User :   yes
User :   how u know??
Doctor :   Which area
Doctor :   Most of our patients are from Bangalore
Doctor :   and this service is limited to bangalore for now
Doctor :   before we go to other cities soon
Doctor :   so it is a guess
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Bye
Doctor :   then
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User :   tell me more bout medicines
Doctor :   The prescription medicines are given after the cause is exactly made out. Since we havent physically examined you, it is inappropriate and unethical to prescribe you
Doctor :   Hence see the doctor for the medicine that you require
User :   okay
User :   due u think i can improve without operation??
Doctor :   it depends on your perseverence if you can control you sight on food and have the zeal to exercisea
Doctor :   for one year
Doctor :   You can
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u
Doctor :   hi
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