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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   I went for a pregnancy test this morning. I had a severe stomach ache and bleeding. The doctor put me on Ultra Sound test for gall bladder. But before that.. the doctor used his hand pressed very forcefully against my gallbladder, pancreas, liver and other areas of stomach. I feel the pain so badly and severely .. and i see that part is now swollen too. I could barely breathe properly becuase of the intense pain. Doctor, please advise me on what to do ?
Doctor :   Hello.
User :   Hi
Doctor :   Let me read your query.
User :   ok
Doctor :   Give me you age, height and weight.
User :   24, 5'4" and 136 lbs
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Do you have any other associated symptoms?
User :   The Ultra sound result came out and the doctor told me that everything is normal.
Doctor :   OK.
User :   I do not have any other symptoms except that it is very very painful at the moment (after the doctor pressed way too hard on my stomach)
Doctor :   Then you need not worry.
User :   How can i get rid of this intense pain ?
Doctor :   Can you see any swelling in that area?
User :   yes i do. On both sides. That i believe is due to intense pressing on my stomach
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   I was literally crying when he pressed. But he did not stop from pressing. He continued.
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   That is the usual procedure done.
Doctor :   You can take some pain killers and give some hot compression on the affected part.
User :   Can i take advil ? Is it ok to take during prenancy attempts?
Doctor :   Can yo rate the pain from 1 to 10, 10 being the worst pain.
Doctor :   Is your pregnancy confirmed?
User :   at the moment 8
User :   or even 9 i can say
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   Blood test came out as negative for pregnancy
Doctor :   Then take tylenol tablets 2 times a day.
Doctor :   As you are not pregnant now you can advil also.
User :   ok
Doctor :   As the pain you are experiencing is high,
Doctor :   You need prescribed pain killers.
Doctor :   If the pain stays or increases or you have any other associated symptoms. then you can contact your doctor immediately.
Doctor :   Did you follow what I said? Please get back to me in case of doubts.
Doctor :   Are you with me?
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