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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Hi
Doctor :   hi
User :   I just heard about this from one of my
Doctor :   smera
Doctor :   how can i helpyou?
User :   how r u
Doctor :   that good
Doctor :   fine thanks
User :   :)
Doctor :   and about you
User :   gud
Doctor :   we are having some technical problem today
Doctor :   so i fyou get disconnectd
Doctor :   please bear with us
User :   ok
Doctor :   one of our doctors will call yu and helpyou more
Doctor :   carry on smera
User :   ok
Doctor :   anything i can help you
Doctor :   now
Doctor :   smera are you there?
User :   would like to know is there any solution for keratoconus problem

User :   any lenses available in the market
User :   ?
User :   doctor r u there?

Doctor :   yes

User :   can u pls help me out
Doctor :   ya keratoconus is a very rare condition of cornea
Doctor :   ya contact lens is available

User :   yes
User :   for a high cylinder
User :   i heard torrisel lens are out for ppl with high cylinder

Doctor :   if it is advanced scleral lenses are prescribed
Doctor :   sorry smera i could know what is it
Doctor :   is it torricelli lens
Doctor :   you are spking about
Doctor :   definitively the treatment is surgical
Doctor :   if it is not correctable by lens
User :   but the surgery would harm the cornea more
User :   that is what a doctor told here
Doctor :   there are good surgeion who are specially trained in these
Doctor :   see surgical tx is only the last case
User :   tx

User :   ?
Doctor :   treatment sorry to abbreviate
Doctor :   nything i can help you further
User :   thanks
User :   :)
Doctor :   bye for now then
User :   bye

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