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Role of ultrasound in the diagnosis of colitis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hi doc
User :   i want to know ..
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help yu
Doctor :   please proceed with your query
User :   what is the role of ultrasound in the role of ultrasound in the diagnosis of colitis
User :   and waht are the investigations of choice ??
User :   you there??
Doctor :   if the symptoms does not subside
User :   means..??
User :   blood counts will show changes in colitis..??
User :   please type fast ..?/
Doctor :   the need of scan is useful\
User :   and blood counts ..will they show some changes ..??
Doctor :   But it may not be choice of investigation
Doctor :   yes the WBC is raised
Doctor :   ESR is raised
User :   if its not raised then can we rule out colitis..??
Doctor :   We cannot
Doctor :   The symptoms are more importnat
Doctor :   than the blood counts
Doctor :   The doctor treats the symptoms
Doctor :   not the counts

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