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Phlegm in the chest - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi.
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   s
User :   i am first
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query.
User :   there is any specialist for Allergy/Astham
Doctor :   I am a General Practitioner, I believe I can help you within my expertise and If required I shall recommend a specialist.
User :   last time i consult a doctor, he is chest specialist, my problem is phelgem in chest
Doctor :   ok
User :   i cannot drink cold water
Doctor :   Since when are you having this problem?
User :   long time, i have been working in xxxxxxx last 15 years
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Have you gotten a Chest Xray taken?
User :   yes, this vacation, it is OK, nothing wrong but doctr told me little phelgem are there
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   What medicines are you taking now for this?
User :   i forgot it is my home, one small capsule every day one at night
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Are you still having cough?
User :   no, if I stay home and not having swet in head, and not having cold water then no problem
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   if I sit infront of A/C it also effect me
Doctor :   As it might have been an infection, the cough and phlegm will persist for sometime.
Doctor :   For some time you should avoid cold, dust and pollution.
Doctor :   Try to wear a mask when exposed to dust and pollution and smoke
User :   yes I will do that
Doctor :   The problem will take time to subside it would take 2-3 weeks
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
User :   why only some peopl effecting this kind of problem, any genitic reason?
Doctor :   There are several factors for this, genetic, any abnormality in the nose
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Doctor :   Are you back xxxxxxx?
User :   ok thanks, i will come back later
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?
User :   s
Doctor :   Ok
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