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Severe sinus problem with running nose, headache, back pain. Help - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 11-Jun-2013
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User:hello sir/mdm
Doctor:Dr XXXXXXX here
Doctor:How can I help you?
User:sir,iam getting affected severe sinus problem
User:iahave taken so many tratment for this from lot of Gen DOCS
User:But the issue is developping day by day
Doctor:May I know your age?
Doctor:What treatment have you been on for this sinus issue?
User:and always running nose /head ach /bach pain too
User:40 sir
User:pls give me right solution on this
User:iam facing lot of difficulties to work due to this issue
Doctor:May I know have you seen an ENT surgeon / started any treatment for the same?
Doctor:Let me brief you.
User:what tratment shoul i take to cure it 100%
Doctor:Sinus problem are many a times chronic problem and there are a few options to treat it.
User:tell me the option sir
Doctor:Few options give temporary symptom relief and others provide long term benefits.
User:i wanted only permenant solution
Doctor:Steam inhalation, antihistamine tablets, nasal spray with or without antibiotics can give you temporary short term benefits.
Doctor:However for long term benefits in allopathy, the only option is surgical remedies.
User:last week i heared from one of your team doc stating the small surgery FCBS(iam not sure the name)
User:tell me the surgical remeady
Doctor:There are various forms of sinus surgery done now-a-days. Endoscopy assisted as well as large open surgery are performed based on the severity, type and other features.
Doctor:That is referred to as FESS - Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery.
Doctor:It is also one of the options you have.
User:what will be the cost involved on this sir
Doctor:All these surgery have long term benefits and which minimizes chances of improvement.
User:iam not able to understand
Doctor:FESS surgery are bit costlier compared to other surgeries and can cost you around 20 - 25 thousand INR
User:any food control for this sir
Doctor:Avoid cold and refrigerated food/drinks. Avoid anything that you are allergic too.
Doctor:Apart from this, there are no other restrictions.
User:is there any relationship with this problem and back pain sir
Doctor:You can know about FESS and other surgery, if you can visit an ENT surgeon. They are perform this surgery.
User:iam getting severe back pain while on severe sinus trouble
Doctor:Back pain may not be related to sinus problems.
Doctor:However acute episodes triggered by infection can also cause associated back ache.
User:can you refere one of good ENT specialist inxxxx
Doctor:I am sorry, I do not have any personal reference of doctor's inxxxxxxxxx You may contact our customer support team to assist you here.
Doctor:Shall I place a request on your behalf?
User:how many days i need to take /stay in hospital once underegone this FESS
Doctor:FESS surgery are endoscopic surgery with minimal cutting and suturing.
Doctor:You may need lesser than 2 days of stay at the hospital.
Doctor:Some centre discharge patient the very same day.
Doctor:Please visit the ENT surgeon to proceed further.
Doctor:Have you followed?
Doctor:Do you have any other query?
Doctor:You are welome.
Doctor:Thanks for consulting me.
Doctor:Bye for now.
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