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Stiffness in the neck and tilted head - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Hiiiiiii
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
Doctor :   r u there
User :   i am male 24
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details of the patient-Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height: Dependents: Yes/ No.
User :   Age : 24 Loc :xxxxxxxx Gender : Male Occupation :xxxxxxxx Marital Status : single Weight : 65 Kg and Height : 5' 8''
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   please go ahead with ur medical query
User :   i have a problem in my right side of my neck from my childhood..I have stiff muscle kind of that i can not have free movement of my head...and my head is alwas bent a little bit towards my right..
User :   and i abosrved this when i am 14 yrs old
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did u sustain any injury or burns any time
User :   no i did not...and i am a premature baby..
Doctor :   ok
User :   and i don't feel pain
Doctor :   anytime u consulted orthopaedician?
Doctor :   or surgeon for ur problem
User :   yes 3 yrs back i have consulted
Doctor :   what did they say
User :   doctor analysed and said it may be a dead tissues
User :   but it wont affect me a lot...
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   as of now it is causing any problem for you
User :   but day by day, year by seems like it is growing
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   swelling isit
Doctor :   where are u located?
Doctor :   any weakness u have in limbs
User :   not swelling...
Doctor :   or this is affecting ur day to day activity
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   growth i mean
User :   ya..little bit...i can have free movement in my head
Doctor :   any tests were done
Doctor :   when u consulted?
User :   no tests were done
Doctor :   do u have the report with of that report if so
Doctor :   what did the doctor suggest then
User :   sorry X-ray was taken
Doctor :   i need to clinically examine u
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   do u have the xray report with u now
User :   yes at my home in xxxxxxxx
Doctor :   k
User :   and again recently i have consulted a doctor in xxxxxxxx
Doctor :   where are u located as of now
Doctor :   ok
User :   a neuro surgon i hope
Doctor :   what do u want to know about now
User :   can i exactly know what is it...i have ?...sir/madam
Doctor :   only after examining u
User :   ur name plzz
Doctor :   we can tell the exact
User :   okay
Doctor :   Dr.xxxxxxxx
User :   Ok sir
User :   my friend has given this link..
User :   and hw to consult ur Dr
Doctor :   we provide only online medical consultation
User :   ok sir..
User :   do u charge any for this sir ?
Doctor :   no
Doctor :   it is free consultation
User :   good to know that technology is used to serve people more better
Doctor :   thankx
Doctor :   i would suggest u to consult a physician
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User :   till now i did not experience the pain...but i feel uncomfortable to put my head straight and rigid
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   i was discussing my problem with Dr. xxxxxxxx
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   please go on
User :   can i know how to get my treatment
User :   for my problem...Dr. xxxxxxxx suggested me to go with physician
Doctor :   have you previously taken any treatment for this?
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   you can try physiotherapy
Doctor :   it would help for an extent
User :   aand my problem is not a cronic am i right
Doctor :   is the tilt very pronounced?
User :   no little bit
Doctor :   since when did you have the tilt?
Doctor :   does it show normally?
User :   i have noticed it when iam 14
User :   and my head is tilt from my early child hood
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   if physiotherapy cannot correct it
Doctor :   you may have to go for soft tissue release
Doctor :   that is a surgical procedure
User :   okay
User :   what do u mean by soft tissue release
Doctor :   is there any thick band of tissue on the affected side?
Doctor :   the stiff tissues there are loosened by cutting them
User :   yes...when i turn my head to left side, it shows on my a bone
Doctor :   that is followed by physiotherapy
Doctor :   that tissue would probably released
User :   Is only surgery is a reamdy ?
Doctor :   you need to consult an orthopedician
Doctor :   you can initially try physiotherapy
User :   okay
Doctor :   after examination with an orhopedician
User :   what kind of exercise i can do ?
User :   okay
Doctor :   that can be decided after physically examining you
User :   okay Dr.
Doctor :   and such exercises are better advised directly by a physiotherapist thn online
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User :   hmm...ok sir
Doctor :   please confirm your details
User :   your right
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done
User :   done
Doctor :   ok
User :   and where r u located ?
Doctor :   we are bangalore based
User :   ur organisation
User :   ok
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User :   can i know any kind of health issues to u
User :   i mean...take health related problems with u
Doctor :   yes
User :   and what Qualified Dr. take up the chat ?
Doctor :   we deal with issues upto the level of General Practitioner and If required we recommend a specialist.
User :   i mean specialist for a particular problem of a patient
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?
User :   will u also reccomend the Best Specialist in and around the cities
User :   i have filled and referred my frnds too
Doctor :   as of now we are only operational in bangalore, we would be shortly launching these services in other cities also
User :   okay..
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   i have x- ray...of my neck ...hw can i let u know abt that
Doctor :   is there a report of the xray?
Doctor :   you can scan the xray report and mail it to us at YYYY@YYYY
User :   all i have at my the future i may have wd me
User :   okay
Doctor :   ok
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User :   thanks a lot Dr.
Doctor :   you are welcome
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