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Surgical treatment for deviated nasal septum - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   Hi
User :   I am suffering from blocked nose
Doctor :   since when
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependants: Yes/No
User :   it's been almost 4 years
Doctor :   do u have sinus problem?
User :   i think so
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   does problem related to any particular season
User :   i had visited ENT at manipal hospital blore...they told i have deviated nasal septum
Doctor :   or present through out the year
User : get worse in rainy season
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   did they advise for surgery
Doctor :   to correct the deviation then
User :   but overall i suffer thru the year
Doctor :   ok
User :   yes...they i had...but i was not convinced...since i did not have this problem for past 25 years
Doctor :   did u have the surgery?
User :   no..not yet
Doctor :   if ur looking at the permanent solution
Doctor :   u need to undergo this surgery
Doctor :   ur problem will only increase as u grow older
Doctor :   if not
Doctor :   narrowing of the internal nose on one side resulting in nasal blockag
Doctor :   blockage
Doctor :   best treatment is by septoplasty,
User :   but doctor told that they can not guarantee me whether it can be cured i did not go for it
Doctor :   yes that is there
User :   so what w'd you suggest?
Doctor :   ur nasal blockage will be relieved to large extent
Doctor :   u need to have surgery done
Doctor :   nasal drops and antibiotics wont work in long run
User :   Thanks for advice... but w'd like to know about septoplasty
Doctor :   sure
Doctor :   straightening the septum
Doctor :   of the nose
Doctor :   normally in DNS
User :   so where can i get the best treatment for this ....i am based in Bangalore
Doctor :   the septum is deviated surgeon will straigthen
Doctor :   then
Doctor :   any big corporate hospital
Doctor :   we can arrange to fix appointment for surgery
Doctor :   if u wish so
Doctor :   Please fill this Feed back form I send, while I type the necessary information, say done when done.
User :   how much it will cost me?
Doctor :   i will look up one moment
Doctor :   it cost around 4000
Doctor :   in general ward
Doctor :   4880 or 5000 in private
User :   Ok Sir..
Doctor :   wards
Doctor :   You can use the search a ENT surgeon/hospital feature on our homepage to find a doctor in your area if Bangalore. If you wish, we can fix up your appointment with a doctor in your area.
User :   and how many days it will take to recover...i mean ...i should be able to work
User :   so that i will plan accordingly
Doctor :   u can resume work
Doctor :   once they remove nasal packs
User :   but i sneeze in the morning a lot...will there be any problem during surgery
Doctor :   they will take care of it
Doctor :   that problem is due to DNS
User :   Ok Sir...
Doctor :   when that is taken care ur problem will be solved
Doctor :   any doubts?
User :   no doubts....just wanted to know...where are based?
User :   sorry...where are you based?
Doctor :   we are based in bangalore
Doctor :   whitefield
User :   Ok...
Doctor :   u can go back to work after five to seven days
Doctor :   or sometimes resume reasonable activities after three to four days
Doctor :   it depends on ur recovery
Doctor :   ok
User :   Ok
Doctor :   u will discharged same day from hospital or in day or two
Doctor :   based on ur general condition
User :   Ok Sir
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hi...had got pop up delayed
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   thats fine
User :   Ok...i'll consult with my parents about the surgery and surely will contact you...
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   u can write to us or contact us on the phone
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
Doctor :   or number is 91-80-0000
Doctor :   between 12noon-6pm IST from Monday to Friday
User :   Ok...Thank you very much for your advice
Doctor :   ur welcome
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