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Very little food intake. Very low BMI. Family is normal. Hidden medical reasons? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 30-May-2013
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Doctor:Pleasure here too
Doctor:Pl go ahead with your query
User:its regarding my wife diet habit
User:she is 25 years old
Doctor:Any specific question
User:but her amount of diet is very small
User:she would eat 2 roti thats it
Doctor:Wh is her weight and height?
User:she says she feel hungry but at the time of eating she is over in 2 roti or chapati
Doctor:Is she lean
User:her weight is 39 and height is 4'' 11'
Doctor:Does her family structure is lean and small built?
User:since quite long time she was not able to gain also
User:after marriage only she became from 33 to 39
User:but after that it is not increasing
User:her family member are normal
User:her sister is normal
User:but her two brother are lean
Doctor:She has low BMI
Doctor:Did she have any medical tests?
Doctor:to find out hidden medical conidtions that can make her lean
User:not yet
User:we did not have any test till now
Doctor:An Endocrinologist will be the better person who can do it. If everything is normal, she can opt for dietitian who can plan the menu and she can follow it
User:Which hospital i should contact
User:ok Dr
User:how i can contact you again
Doctor:You can come on chat and ask for my name
Doctor:Thanks for consulting me
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