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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hi
Doctor :   Hi
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How can I help you?
User :   i need to discuss couple things
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User :   are you a doctor in reality or customer care executive .. i am sry to offend you .. if i did
Doctor :  
I am a DOctor
User :   i am suffering from stomach TB ... i got my surgery done on June 1st 2009
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User :   and after 3 months of heavy medications the pus is till coming
User :   i am taking streptmycins injection now .. daily
User :   i know i cant explain u everything rite here
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User :   but need to know whats the next step cud be ..
User :   i am a reasident of INDore (M.P.) ... 2 of the best doctors here are curing me ... trying to cure me i should say
User :   i really want to know .. whether this disease is curable or not
Doctor :  
It is curable
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BUT it takes a long time.
User :   how much time is usually takes up to cure it from root
User :   any tentative time ?? do you have seen any patient suffering from TB in stomach ...actually its in abdomens.... it creates granuels
Doctor :  
Those occuring other than lungs takesnearly an year or more
User :   OH my God!!! thats a huge time
User :   and do you think ... more diseases can occur after this ...
Doctor :  
yes I have seen such casesoperated
User :   thank God .. m not the only one ...
User :   m on medicines now
User :   from long time
Doctor :  
actually when operated it will take a bit lengthier course
User :   ok
User :   what is the remedy to reduce the pain of injections on hip ..
User :   i use alternate hips so that pain should get disolve ...
Doctor :  
IT is normally an cream called thrombophobe
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which is applied locally
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to reduce the pain
User :   ok ...
User :   any more pre cautions from your side ... for this disease ..u know i am 26 years now and i have never been to hospital .. i dont know what is hospital
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User :   it just came like that .... can u tell me the root causes for the disease
Doctor :  
the cause is TB bacteria
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from anyone who is affected
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as it is infectious
User :   i remember once i had an appendix surgery in sept 2008 ... that was a laproscopic surgery ... do you think that can be the cause.
User :   i did the surgery in one of the best hospital ... CHL APOLLO
Doctor :  
It has very low chance by that
User :   ok.. any more precaustions from your side .... do's and dont ?
Doctor :  
TB spreads by droplets of the patients mainly by coughing
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and sometimes from infected cows milk
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TB is a disease which takes long time to cure
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Hence health is to be maintained
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along with healthy foods
User :   ok .. if doc suggest me to go for another round of surgery ... do you think that it will be insured as well..... i already have claimed the past surgery in indurance ..
Doctor :   IF you have claimed for the same they need to give
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as it is the continuation
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but hope it is cured
User :   yeah hope its cured soon ... m so much in pain doc..
User :   thx doc ..
User :   really appricaite your help
Doctor :   please fill the feedback

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before leaving
User :   filled
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wish you good health.
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Get well soon
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