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Prevention of spreading of hsv-1 infection - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hello sir, does hsv-1 infection occur inside throat? how can this be spread to eyes? if it spreads to eyes, is there any medicine to treat it?
Doctor :   How can i help you
Doctor :   provide your age, gender, occupation, marital status
User :   age 28,female,housewife
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Since when you have
User :   i guess 3 years
Doctor :   Are you taking any medications
User :   no, i didnt knw abt it initially
User :   now after recurrent ulcer, i myself felt its hsv
Doctor :   Where do you have ulcers
User :   initially it was in mouth
User :   now in throat mainly
Doctor :   ok
User :   near epiglotis
Doctor :   Did you see any doctor
Doctor :   Do you have any medical problems ?
User :   yes, but was put on imunosuppresant...i guess misdiagnosed as i had mouth ulcer initially which i dint tell, i told only abt throat issues
Doctor :   Can you name the medications
User :   i dont remember
User :   long time back
Doctor :   Did the doctor diagnosed it has hsv
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