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Date : 12-Sep-2014
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Very Good Posted in: Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
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Doctor:Hi
Doctor:Please proceed with your query.
User:i have lot of node in my body below of my throat
Doctor:OK
User:I had gone to XXXXXXX they test it through blood sample & told it is genral problem and no need to worry
Doctor:Please continue
Doctor:Ok
User:but they have no treatment except opration , they can remove it with small surgery but as i have lot of node so they advice for not to do so.
Doctor:Ok
User:pls advice if any medicine or treatment avilable to remove this or how much it is danger for me. I have this from 2002
Doctor:OL
Doctor:I would like to know few more things before adivising you
User:ys sir
Doctor:Did you get a FNAC test for the nodes?
User:i dont know , they took blood from one of my node & send to lab at pgi chandigrh, then they give report that it is common
Doctor:Ok
Doctor:do you have the report with you? If yes please upload the report.
User:sir right now not avilable as it is of 2004, now some old node which was of 2002 has dissolved
Doctor:Ok
Doctor:May I know the sites of the nodes and the symptoms its producing?
Doctor:Are you there?
User:it is on arm muscle,buttock,
Doctor:Ok
Doctor:Does it pain?
User:no never
Doctor:Is it mobile?
User:even when i press
Doctor:Ok
Doctor:Doe it move forward or backward?
User:no
Doctor:upwards or downwards?
User:no sir
Doctor:Ok
Doctor:Is there any change of the skin over the nodes?
User:i can press it, it is soft,
Doctor:ok
User:no change but another one can see it, it is looking as outside of skin
Doctor:Ok
Doctor:Did the doctor in pgi diagnosed this nodes as multiple lipomas?
User:ys in report they use this word lipomas
Doctor:Ok
Doctor:Lipomas are benign growth due to accumulation of the fat.
Doctor:They are harmless.
User:ys they told same
Doctor:If single or bothersome then these are treated otherwise left alone
Doctor:As you have multiple, i feel that no treatment is required.
User:ok
Doctor:But some bothersome lipomas can be removed
User:but it is only through surgery
Doctor:Injection lipolysis is the new treatment available which will help in dissolving the fat in the lipoma
User:except surgery is any treat ment there to remove this
Doctor:there is no surgery required. just an injection.
Doctor:But all the lipomas can't be dissolved.
Doctor:only one or two which are bothersome to you.
User:said injection is for one lipomas or for whole
User:how much cost we may pay for this injuction
Doctor:It depends on center and the treating doctor.
User:ok
Doctor:The injection would be for one lipoma.
Doctor:not all
User:ok
Doctor:you can discuss regarding this with a surgeon in pgi or any other doctor you know.
Doctor:If not bothersome, I feel there is no treatment required.
Doctor:Did you follow my instructions?
User:further precaution that they not devolpe more
Doctor:These are genetic in nature. So no precautions helps.
User:ok sir
Doctor:Try to maintain your weight according to your height and reduce to adequate intake of fatty substances.
User:i note your instruction , ok
Doctor:Do you have any more queries?
User:no sir , thank u very much
Doctor:Thanks for visiting me here. Bye for now.
User:bye
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