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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   HI
User :   Hello Doctor
Doctor :   I am
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query.
User :   I would like to know the causes for stomach pain immediately after eating
Doctor :   May I know your age?
User :   43
Doctor :   May I know occupation?
Doctor :   Do you have meals regularly on time?
Doctor :   Ok
User :   yes
Doctor :   From when do you have stomach ache?
Doctor :   Do you smoke or consume alcohol?
User :   From Saturday late afternoon
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   No smoke/alcohol
Doctor :   Can you point the location of the stomach ache?
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   its in the middle (towards lower abdomen)
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Is it associated with diarrhea or vomitting?
User :   No vomitting but lose motion at less frequency
User :   I feel my digestion system is not functining well
Doctor :   Do you have any indigestion or acidity or bleching?
Doctor :   OK
User :   No indigestion signs other than this
Doctor :   Do you consume food outside in the recent past?
User :   yes
User :   last week
Doctor :   OK.
Doctor :   Do you consume excess coffee or tea?
Doctor :   Do you have any anxiety or stress?
User :   sorry, i was talking to somebody
Doctor :   Ok. No problem
User :   I don't have excess coffee or tea
User :   only thrice a day
User :   morning, 6.15am, 11am and 4pm
Doctor :   Ok
User :   no anxiety
User :   but can't deny stress
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Since you consume food outside, there might be chances of gastrointestinal infection or acute gastritis.
Doctor :   You need to get examined by a physician as you need a course of antibiotics.
User :   Can it come after a week?
User :   because I ate outside on 24-Apr
Doctor :   Yes, there are possibilities as some bacteria have upto 16 days of incubation period.
User :   Ok, thank you very much for your anlysis
Doctor :   Mean while you can follow these measures: Doctor :   1) Drink lots of fluids to keep yourself hydrated.
User :   sure
Doctor :   2) Small frequent meals.
Doctor :   3
Doctor :   3) Avoid spicy foods, tea and coffee.
Doctor :   Are you there?
User :   yes
Doctor :   4) Gelusil syrup in case if you have acidity.
Doctor :   Did you follow my suggestions?
User :   Ok. Thanks for the good tips
User :   will follow these
Doctor :   You could chat with us again after you see the doctor.
User :   sure, thanks!
Doctor :   Are there any more questions for me to help you
User :   No. Thank You
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me.
Doctor :   Take care. Bye for now.
User :   bye
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