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Treatment for Phimosis, myoclonus seizures - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
User :   hi doc
User :   well i wanted some info
Doctor :   Please proceed
User :   is it a confidential chat?
Doctor :   absolutely
User :   ok
User :   wat is phimosis
Doctor :   Phimosis is a condition where the foreskin over the penis cannot be retracted or pulled back at all
User :   i have difficulty in having sex with my wife
Doctor :   because of which the person gets frequent infections
Doctor :   and difficulty with sex
Doctor :   and further complicates
Doctor :   Ok
User :   so wat do u suggest
Doctor :   If you have phimosis the only way to get back to normal sexual life is getting circumscised
Doctor :   by a general surgeon
User :   where shud i get it done
Doctor :   Where are you based at?
User :   blore
Doctor :   Which area?
Doctor :   Do you want me to recommend to the best surgeon
Doctor :   /hospital?
User :   yep
Doctor :   Please confirm tthe detail
User :   well u can give me name of hosp
Doctor :   OK,
Please fill this form I send and give feedback and when done, Please say it.
Doctor :   I shall get back to you
Doctor :   One of our doctors will get back to you with the relevant details and the hospital
User :   well the number is actually my frds
Doctor :   Please give me the actuall number
Doctor :   you use
User :   im too skeptical to reveal my info
Doctor :   We take the liability if the information is leaked
Doctor :   to a third party
User :   coz my prob is a lil too emotional.
Doctor :   So dont worry
Doctor :   Phimosis is the most common surgical procedure
Doctor :   taken up
Doctor :   20% of the men have the problem
Doctor :   and they get treated
Doctor :   It is so common and only thing it needs a good general surgeon to answer it
Doctor :   Dont be emotional
Doctor :   or shy
User :   i also suffer from seizures
Doctor :   K
User :   its called myoclonus
User :   do u have any info on that
Doctor :   It is not a contraindicatin for getting circumscised
Doctor :   Let us finish off with the first problem
Doctor :   I shall guide you with the next
User :   ok i will consult a general surgeon
Doctor :   Do you want a referral?
User :   no its ok,thanks doc
User :   pls tell me ,i take phenytoin sodium,is that ok
Doctor :   Yes
Doctor :   it is ok
Doctor :   dont miss the drug
Doctor :   anytime
User :   ok
Doctor :   Please use it according to the
Doctor :   dose
User :   actually my drug has been changed repeatedly
User :   carmamazepine,so so on son
Doctor :   K
Doctor :   i hope it is done by the doctor
Doctor :   it self
User :   yes sir
User :   which is the drug of choice for this condition
Doctor :   Myoclonic sesire are treated by anti epileptic drugs
User :   so which drug is the most effective sir
Doctor :   Finding the right medication and dosage can be complex. Your doctor likely will first prescribe a single drug at a relatively low dosage
Doctor :   like the Valproate, Phenytoin, Carbamazepine
User :   ok
Doctor :   So it is at the discretion of the doctor
Doctor :   to decide
Doctor :   and correct the dosage
Doctor :   according to the response
Doctor :   and may increase the dosage gradually until your seizures are well controlled
User :   how long is the treatment with valproate sir
Doctor :   If you hve tried two or more single-drug regimens without success, your doctor may recommend trying a combination of two drugs
User :   so how long is the treatemnt
Doctor :   usually the treatment goes lifelong or for the seiszure period of minimum 2 to 5 yrs
User :   ok
User :   wat is the percenage chance of have ur kid getting it
Doctor :   some forms of epilepsy tend to run in families, genetic inheritance plays only a partial role in causing epilepsy, perhaps by making a person more susceptible to environmental factors that cause seizures.
User :   so shall i say 50% chance
Doctor :   No
Doctor :   it is very partila
User :   ?
User :   ?
Doctor :   the inheritance is usually based on the pat
Doctor :   tern of the sisure
Doctor :   in the family
User :   thank u so much doc
Doctor :   since the da
Doctor :   since the boith
Doctor :   birth
User :   so ru a neurologist
Doctor :   I am a general Practitioner
Doctor :   Yes
User :   then i hope u gave me the rt advice,coz my questions were more for a specialist
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Doctor :   Its not the question of practive
Doctor :   in the speciality
Doctor :   not the academics
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   bye
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