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Symptoms and causes of post polio paralysis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hi
User :   any one there
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   is this an online chat facilty
Doctor :   Yes.
User :   may i know whoma ma i speakin with
User :   from which hospital
User :   place
User :   u there
Doctor :   We Provide you Online Medical Consultation Ad Advice..
Doctor :   Based InBangalore.
User :   fine
User :   am i charged
User :   for this
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User :   no
Doctor :   Then Its clear that you are not charged..
User :   Thk u
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User :   i need to know few details abt post polio paralysis
Doctor :   Ok..
User :   symptoms how its caused and in fiture
User :   i am getting married to a person who is suffering from this
Doctor :   Can you provide us withthe Details.
Doctor :   That i have asked for.
User :   he is 28 yrs old
User :   ok fine
User :   20 , f , unmarried, no dependents
Doctor :   Now i get that wanting to Marry some one who is Post Polio Paralysis.
User :   s
Doctor :   what about him Do you want to Know..
User :   i want to know abt this post polio paralysis
Doctor :   Its very Broad and if tehre is any thing Specific that you can Mention will Be fine..
User :   wat is that u want to know
Doctor :   Yes, as I am chatting with some patients simultaneously. Please bear with us for a reply
User :   take ur own time
User :   but i need some dtails
Doctor :   Are you worried about the sex Life in your Would be or are you looking in to the other aspect
User :   i would appreciate if my doubts r cleared
User :   no
User :   i have seen in the internet tat the virus can spread to others also incontact with him is this true
Doctor :   Yes But at the age when he will be shedding the Virus in his stools it will spread th\rough the Contmination..
User :   i dint get u
Doctor :   Mostly in the Children below the Age of 5 years are susceptible for this virus.
Doctor :   The Virus willSpread form the Person Infected with the Virus in His Feces..
User :   he was affected when he is 6 months old and due to this his left leg is paralysed
Doctor :   And it will be takne through the Fecooral route..
User :   listen doctor
Doctor :   ok..
User :   wat i am concerned is tat he has been affected with ths long ago
User :   when he was a kid
User :   6 months old
User :   and he is 28 now
Doctor :   Ok..
User :   his left leg is very htin when compared to right
User :   and he has a limp while walking
User :   he is perfectly alright now
User :   but i want to know
User :   prevention steps
User :   u know anything
Doctor :   Get the Stool Sample tested For the Same Virus and if Positive then he will still be transferring the ''Virus".. The Chances of him Transferring the Polio are Almost 0 %
Doctor :   Prevention Steps for ?
User :   him i mean
User :   how should he be taken care of mentally and physically
User :   he complints i fhead aache now a days
Doctor :   Do not Burden him with any Physical activities.
User :   k
Doctor :   Head ache Might have many otherCause too Like Eye Problem or Sinusitis or Tension Or Medical Causes so that needs to be looked into however it has nothing to do with His Post Polio Paralysis...
User :   k
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Doctor :   Is there any thing else that you would like to know..
User :   no
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