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Pain in chest - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u
User :   HI doctor
User :   sachindra is my name
User :   iam 32 years old
Doctor :   ok
User :   in the recent past iam experiencing discomfort
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   could u specify ur problem
User :   at the left part of my chest
Doctor :   ok
User :   it seems like
User :   that it can also be due to
Doctor :   ok
User :   acicdity or gastric
Doctor :   can be
User :   but unable to conclude on that
Doctor :   u get chest pain after or before food
User :   not essentially restricted to
User :   before or after
User :   or difficult to categorise
Doctor :   ok
User :   i dont have shortness of breath
Doctor :   do u have sweating along with pain
User :   i dont have pain
User :   i dont sweat
Doctor :   how is the pain
User :   its a high discomfort a
Doctor :   severe enough to make u vomit?
User :   no
User :   not at all
Doctor :   whats nature of pain like
User :   just something is pressing types
Doctor :   continuous?
Doctor :   radiating to arms isit
User :   no
User :   but this is quite persistent
Doctor :   ok
User :   will be there for 10 days
User :   and dont get to see for the next 6 months
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   so makes the pain to decrease and what increases thepain
User :   moment there is a burp it decreases
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   how long u have this pain
Doctor :   do u have cough?
Doctor :   or fever?
User :   no
User :   no
Doctor :   ok fine
User :   i remember consulting a doctor 3 years back
User :   stating the same problem
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did u have similar complaints then isit
User :   he saw my BP and to;ld there is no reason to worry
Doctor :   ok fine
User :   yes i did have these problems
Doctor :   do u have history of asthma/allergy/Diabetes?
User :   yes
User :   almost 12 years
Doctor :   ok i mean r u asthmatic?
User :   now iam out of it
Doctor :   so what are u taking for asthma
User :   no frequent atacks from 12 years
Doctor :   k
User :   i cant tell that iam asthmatic
User :   i had allergic bronchitis
Doctor :   ok fine, from ur history i can think of gastritis/angina as the cause
Doctor :   ok
User :   sometime back had faced it 12-14 yrs back
Doctor :   to confirm that we need to investigated
Doctor :   ok
User :   ok how do i go abput
Doctor :   u need toget physical examination and few tests to arrive at the diagnosis
User :   ok
Doctor :   u can take gelusil
Doctor :   tab before food
Doctor :   twice daily
User :   just laso wanted to tell u that i smoke (8-9 ciggs)
Doctor :   u need to get an ECG done at the earliest
Doctor :   i suggest u to quit smoking at the earliest
User :   iam taking riflux whenever needed
Doctor :   anything else i can help u
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   fine
User :   wanted to tell you
User :   that i ahd taken ecg
Doctor :   get any ECG done at the earliest
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   when was it done
User :   year back
Doctor :   get it done now
Doctor :   when u have problem
User :   for my insurance
Doctor :   ok
User :   there was no problem
Doctor :   Please fill this form I send, and say when done and say when done.
Doctor :   still its being one year
Doctor :   u get ECG done at the earliest,try quitting the smoking
Doctor :   earlier it is better for ur health
Doctor :   ok
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