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Treatment of Pituitary macroadenoma - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   Sir, I am a macro adinoma patient
User :   under treatment
User :   now can i marry
Doctor :   What problems do you have as such?
User :   Pitutary macro adinoma
Doctor :   I know its is pituitary but what symptoms yoiu have
Doctor :   now
User :   now again i am having some pain in head at one area
Doctor :   ok
User :   i am using computer continuosly
Doctor :   ok
User :   lazzy to do any thing
User :   it makes me more tired
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   What were you complaints previously
Doctor :   before the treatment
User :   vomitting,
User :   tiredness
Doctor :   are you sure it is macro or micro adenoma
User :   its sure that macro adinoma, i saw the MRI report
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   What were the blood tests
User :   taking bromocryptine 10 mg morning& evening for the last 7 months
Doctor :   ok
User :   prolactine lvl was above 8000 , now reduced to 2.5
Doctor :   Do you have erection problems
User :   no
Doctor :   So did the doctors say it has more of prolactin component
User :   and always think about sex
User :   if i remember , its appoplexy
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Why do you feel guilty to marry is there any specific cause
User :   if anything happen in the future i will be cheating a girl is n't sir?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   see almost all the pituitary tumors are benign
Doctor :   They dont spread at all
Doctor :   They restrict to the same place
User :   ok sir
Doctor :   Only problem occuring is due to its increase in sie
Doctor :   size
Doctor :   But as you are having prolactinomas
Doctor :   for which youa re taking bromocriptine
User :   yes
Doctor :   It shall regress the size of tumor effectively
Doctor :   What was the size of tumor
Doctor :   when detected by MRI
User :   yes
User :   now its 3.6x2.6x2.2 not exactly
Doctor :   is it shrinking or not?
User :   shrinking
Doctor :   When was it detected and what was the size then
User :   first i did MRI and found it was 5.6x3.6x2.6 approx
User :   after six months did ultra sound and found the size
User :   reduced to the above
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   so it is reduced now
User :   yes
Doctor :   It has no lethal effects
Doctor :   It cause problem only if it compresses some other structures near it
User :   ok sir
Doctor :   In yoiur case it is small now so you dont worry
User :   thanks a lot sir
User :   i would like to contact you in person
User :   can i have your id or phone no please?
Doctor :   Sorry, We are accessible all 7 days 9 to 9
Doctor :   so plese login for all queries
Doctor :   ok
User :   how can know that it is the same doctor?
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting
User :   thanks for giving me confidence
User :   thanks a lot
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