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Suffering with acidity, thyroid & joints pain. Needed consultation on thorough body check-up. Suggest? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 08-Jun-2013
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Very Good Posted in: Thyroid Problem and Hormonal Problems
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Practicing since : 2002
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Doctor:How can I help you?
User:good morning doctor...i needed consultattion on thorough body check up for my mother
User:what kind of check up to take and where to go in bangalore
Doctor:May I know your mother's age?
Doctor:Does she have any past medical disease such as diabetes, thyroid problem, hypertension, heart problems, etc?
User:around 50...suffering with acidity & joints pain..
User:yes thyroid problem is there now
Doctor:May I know her current height and weight?
User:& weight would be around 65 kg
Doctor:Has she attained her menopause (menstruation has ceased)?
User:cant say
Doctor:Let me brief you.
Doctor:There are various health package provided at different cost at various health centres. You may contact your nearest reputed laboratory or a multispecialty hospital to know the various packages that they have.
Doctor:Once you have the list choose the package which contains most of these test.
Doctor:1. Complete Blood count
Doctor:2. ESR
Doctor:3. Blood Sugar
Doctor:4. Serum Creatinine
Doctor:5. ECG
Doctor:6. Lipid Profile
Doctor:7. Thyroid Profile
Doctor:8. Mammogram
Doctor:9. Pap Smear
Doctor:10. Ultrasound abdomen
Doctor:Along with these test you may also go for an upper GI endoscopy to complete the work up.
User:does that completes the list
Doctor:These are the minimal basic test which should comprehensively rule out most medical illness for her age and symptoms.
Doctor:I think that will do.
Doctor:Have you followed?
User:do you have any idea on how do i fix an appointment for health check up through health care magic....because for fixing appointments for health check up option is not there..
Doctor:I shall forward a request on your behalf to the customer support team to help you fix an appointment.
Doctor:Also include serum calcium level in that list.
Doctor:Can you confirm your phone number so that the customer support team can help you.
User:i will do that....Thanks for the consultation:)
User:my phone number is 0000
Doctor:Thank you.
Doctor:Thanks for consulting me.
Doctor:Bye for now.
User:cool that's great bbyee
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