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Pus and severe pain post mastoiditis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Good Morning Dr.
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I Help you
User :   My father got a surgry done in xxxxx, almost 2 -3 years back
User :   now there is a pus formation at the back of the ears
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   this happens very frequently
User :   he is 73 years
User :   xxxxx
User :   please suggest an alternative
User :   the pus was sent for culture report
User :   and there seems to be no problem
Doctor :   Why was the surgery done
User :   continuous dressing and antibiotics was given
User :   the ear infection had infected the bone as per the doctor
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   It is mastoiditis
Doctor :   is it correct
Doctor :   and now there is pus which is coming out
User :   PUS formation and severe pain
User :   what is the treatment u suggest for it
User :   Is this curable
Doctor :   See the antibiotics are to be instaled
User :   he is becoming very weak after taking the antibiotics
Doctor :   But he has to take good food
Doctor :   otherwise the antibiotics dont help too
Doctor :   he becomes too weak
Doctor :   he has to take evry thing he likes
User :   ok ic
Doctor :   Let the culture report come
Doctor :   Meanwhile cllean the pus and put local dressing as it is
Doctor :   the food is very important
Doctor :   he should take good diet
Doctor :   Take tthe GNC PHarma tablets of MEGA ACIDOPHILLUS
Doctor :   one tablet daily
User :   the doctor in xxxxx said that, he needs to be admitted and given IV antibiotic so that this completing vanishes
Doctor :   it restores the good bacteria
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   that is right
Doctor :   Please confirm the details
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY Patient Mobile : 0000
User :   yes
User :   may i know u good name please
Doctor :   Dr xxxxx
Doctor :   Kindly get admitted
Doctor :   and give the IV
Doctor :   inj
Doctor :   are you there
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   how can I help you
User :   yes
User :   May i know ur good name
Doctor :   Drxxxxx
Doctor :   YOiu can follow that way
Doctor :   as i said
Doctor :   let the culture come
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   We have a long queue of patients waiting for us.
Doctor :   Please come back later
Doctor :   Thanks
User :   thanks a lot
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