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Planning for a baby, tablets given for conceiving, diabetes and polycystic ovarian disease, sperm count - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hello doctor
Doctor :   Yes
User :   i am planning for a baby
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   we consulted a gynecologist
Doctor :   Ok
User :   she said my wife has a problem
Doctor :   What problem.
User :   i dont know what exactly the term
User :   but she has prescribed few tablets
User :   one min i wil type it
Doctor :   What was it related to.
Doctor :   ok.
User :   t.letroz 2.5mg
User :   t.diamel 500mg
Doctor :   ok,one is for conceiving.
Doctor :   Another is a diabetes tablet.
User :   so any idea what exactly is the problem
Doctor :   Also this diabetic tablet is given for PCOD
Doctor :   She is have cyst in ovary.
Doctor :   So the reason is to cure the cyst and assist in conception.Is she overweight.
User :   no
User :   54KG is her weight
Doctor :   ok, does she have excess hair,acne.
Doctor :   Was scanning done?
User :   no
User :   ya, every month doctor only does
User :   and she let us know that, egg is not formed
Doctor :   From how many yrs are you trying to conceive.
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   since 4 months
Doctor :   ok,
Doctor :   First let the cyst get treated , then she can conceive.
Doctor :   This is a common problem,do not worry.
User :   what is cyst?
Doctor :   From how many months are you taking tablets.
User :   4 months
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   here the cyst
User :   sorry to ask you once again, what is cyst?
Doctor :   There is supposed to be ovulation every month
Doctor :   So that egg is released and this helps to fertilise with the sperm
Doctor :   So in pcod, egg is not released
Doctor :   And there will formation of follicle or cyst on the ovary.
Doctor :   This is what causes cyst.
User :   doctor told me to get semen analysis test
Doctor :   Ok, you can get this done too.
User :   i took up the test and provided the report
Doctor :   ok
User :   but she said report is improper
User :   the sperm count has given in the report as 90K/ml
Doctor :   ok, you can do repeat test at some gopod centre.
Doctor :   good centre.
User :   is the count 90K/ml is abnormal?
Doctor :   ok.over 15 million is normal
Doctor :   So they have written 90 thousand
Doctor :   it looks abnormal.
User :   i think there is some flaw in the report, better i go for test once again
Doctor :   yes you should
User :   finally one question doctor, is there any major problem to get concieved?
User :   in my case?
Doctor :   No, it is common for ladies to have pcod.
Doctor :   Not a major issue.take tablets regularly.
Doctor :   Get semen analysis also done.You should avoid smoking and drinking for healthy sperm and count.
User :   sorry, i dont have any habit
Doctor :   Good to hear that.
User :   thanks for your valuable info doctor
Doctor :   you are welcome.
User :   good night, have a happy weekend
User :   bye
Doctor :   Kindly login for further medical queries.
Doctor :   Bye
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