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Post appendectomy abdominal pain, weight loss - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Digestion and Bowels
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 40 Questions
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   Hello
User :   well got operated last yr for apedix but still the pain exist
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query
User :   it was an laproscopic operation
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Laporoscopic surgeries usually do not create much of problem
User :   yes but the pain is internal
Doctor :   Has the surgery scar healed well?
User :   afer passing bowels it gets intensified
User :   no
Doctor :   Is there any swelling?
User :   somehow diet has reduced & lost 20 kg wieght till date
Doctor :   Fine
User :   yes
Doctor :   Has it been there continuously for a year now after the surgery?
User :   also i had been diagnosed with diverticulum wen operated for apendix
User :   yes
Doctor :   Do you have other symptoms like vomiting or difficulty in passing stools?
User :   also feels like mushy intenally
Doctor :   Tell me about your Bowel habits
Doctor :   Is the Diverticulum removed?
Doctor :   It seems to be a minor problem .
Doctor :   Drink lots of fluids,
Doctor :   and take lot of fibre in your diet.
Doctor :   You need to maintain a healthy diet usually after Appendectomy
Doctor :   Are you following what i am saying
User :   ok
Doctor :   Do not worry much but maintain a healthy diet as it is very important for you
User :   diveticulum still exist
User :   wat shud be the ideal diet
User :   so wat shud be done for the same
Doctor :   May it can also be a cause for the pain now
Doctor :   You can visit your doctor to discuss about the treatment plan for Diverticulum
User :   ok
Doctor :   You can also get Diet chart from our dietitian here, if you require so
User :   fine i'll contact dietician
Doctor :   No, its not like that
Doctor :   I will explain
Doctor :   Our customer care team member will call you and fix an appointment with the dietician.
Doctor :   Would you like to go for it?
Doctor :   Are you there?
User :   yes
User :   sorry system is slow
Doctor :   No problem
User :   yes can u please let me knw the charges
Doctor :   Do you want to go for the personal diet management program from our dietician?
User :   ok
User :   i will go ahead with it
Doctor :   It is free
User :   yes
Doctor :   One of our team members will call you after the chat and guide you further
Doctor :   Please confirm your contact number
User :   my mobile will be off till 3.30 as i work with stock brokers
Doctor :   Ok, sure
User :   gr8
User :   that will really nice
Doctor :   we shall call you after 3:30 , Is it fine?
Doctor :   Is there anything else I may help you with?
User :   thats that mam really thanful to you
Doctor :   Thanks to you too, Meanwhile if your pain increases take simple analgesics
User :   ok
User :   no thats that mam
Doctor :   Is there anything else
Doctor :   Ok, thanks for consulting me
Doctor :   Our customer care team member will get back to you
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