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Puffy eyes in the early morning - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hi
User :   am i seriously chatting with a doctor?
Doctor :   Yes
User :   ok thanks
User :   i have one problem which i am facing for the last 1 year
User :   The problem is that every morning when i wake up my eyes becomes very puffy
User :   as if i am drunk
User :   this remains through the day, which makes me feel very embarassing
Doctor :   ok
User :   can you please tell me ...why this is happening
User :   ?
Doctor :   how long you have this
User :   1 year approx
Doctor :   Do you fever?
User :   no never
Doctor :   How is the urine?
Doctor :   are yo uon any medication
User :   some times fine sometimes yellow
User :   yes that i want to tell you?
User :   sorry ?
Doctor :   do you drink or smoke
User :   yes i do drink but hardly in the weekend
Doctor :   To get a better picture I need this information Age: ; Occupation: ; Location: ; Marital Status:
User :   either sat or sun
User :   unmarried
Doctor :   Do you have any weakness/tiredness
Doctor :   Do you see swelling in legs/ face or hand as a whole
Doctor :   or feet
User :   no
User :   no weakness/tiredness
User :   but one thing i want to say
User :   that i had a severe cold problem with sneezing
User :   this was so problematic that it blocks my nose as well as the mucus becomes very hard
Doctor :   Do you see black circles also
User :   this continued for around 4 -5 yesrs
User :   no black circle
User :   i have visited many doctors for the above problem but every thing was in vain
Doctor :   Do you have any stress factors
User :   may be it comes b'cause i have to work sometimes late night
User :   now let me tell you that earlier doctor said that i have a sinusitus
Doctor :   What were the diagnoses made by them
User :   that is something they called rhinetius
User :   may be i have not spell the word correctly
User :   so i ahve visited one homoeopatic doctor and my cold problem got reduced
User :   now very less i get this cold and sneezing
User :   but this factors are still there
Doctor :   The no 1 factor of puffiness is allergic rhinits
User :   ok
Doctor :   But have you checked for the eye doctor to rule out any local eye causes
User :   no
User :   but i think it is due to the allergic rhinits
User :   may be not sure
User :   can this allergic rhinits be curd
Doctor :   Rule out eye problems before you confirm that it is because of allergy
User :   cured
Doctor :   Stress is the second factor
Doctor :   Even then the blood vessels or veins around are so enlarge with blood that they cause this
Doctor :   Have the protien in urine checked
User :   no
Doctor :   The protein loss is common
Doctor :   to
Doctor :   too
Doctor :   Which specialities have you visited
Doctor :   I mean seen
User :   ENT
Doctor :   I suggest you to see an opthalmologist if he rules out the causes then you can see a general physician
Doctor :   Internal medicine
Doctor :   Does it run in your families too?
User :   my mother has a severe cough problem and when it become very severe then she used to have breathing problem
Doctor :   Ok
User :   do you have any landline no. where i can call you now?
Doctor :   No
Doctor :   We dont take calls
Doctor :   Only chats
User :   so what do you suggests?
Doctor :   t seems you have moved away from the chat; I am closing this window; Pls get back if you need any help
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