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Viral fever, obese, coughing and sneezing, running nose, blood pressure, anemic, loss of taste and wants to reduce weight, burning sensation in feet and palms, thick white fluid discharge from vagina - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi Dr,
Doctor :   Hello
Doctor :   Good morning
User :   thanks and Good MOrning to you too
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query
User :   Oh . I though I had typed it alreday and it would have reached you..
User :   No problems. I will write again
User :   I am 28 years and married
Doctor :   No, It has not reached yet
User :   height is 5.3
User :   weight is 70 Kgs
User :   No mediczal complications earlier
User :   had just dust allergies.
User :   But last week I had viral fever
User :   and it got cured with paracetamol and cetrizine as I had coughing and sneezing as well
User :   but again last 2 days, I was down with fever and running nose
User :   I took the same medicines and i am fine now
User :   but my face looks pale
User :   I have headache
User :   while sleeping and bodyaches..
User :   I beleive that I have anaemia
User :   I will be going for blood test this saturday
Doctor :   I understand
Doctor :   ok
User :   and my blood pressure is 120/90
User :   also, for last 2-3 months I had periods just for 1-2 days max
Doctor :   That is normal
Doctor :   ok
User :   so is there some problem??
Doctor :   As you said you are perfectly normal
User :   my diet habits is also more than normal
User :   not excess though.
User :   and one more important thing that I forgot to mention..
Doctor :   Go ahead
User :   last november I had fever for a week andd then after recovering also, I dinot get my taste back
User :   I dont feel the taste that I used to feel earlier than my fever
Doctor :   ok
User :   what does that indicate
User :   ?
Doctor :   It seems to me like you are a bit overweight for your age and height
User :   thats is since beginning..
User :   and i donot have any problems due to that..
User :   is that the only reason for my loss of taste and that too after fever?
User :   WEight???
Doctor :   ok, let me tell you a few things
User :   please
Doctor :   Your weight can be causing problems with your periods
User :   i see
Doctor :   It can even cause problems in the future
Doctor :   So, do maintain the weight and also try to reduce it a bit
User :   I am aware of that and I have even joined the gym for that
Doctor :   Please do not put on more weight
Doctor :   That is really good
Doctor :   I appreciate it
Doctor :   Please continue doing it
Doctor :   Then,
User :   ok... that means I can control all my problems by maintaing my weight
Doctor :   If not all, most of them
User :   thats good..
Doctor :   yes
User :   thanks a lot for your help..
Doctor :   Taste loss can be due to
User :   Bye
Doctor :   Anaemia
User :   ooh sorry
Doctor :   Hold on
Doctor :   I have not yet finished
User :   yeah
Doctor :   Do you want to leave now?
User :   if you have finished only then,, otherwise please continue
Doctor :   Taste loss may be due to anemia, also due to the fever that you had recently
User :   but it is a permanent problem now for past 8 months
Doctor :   I would suggest you to get your Hb Done
User :   Hb??
Doctor :   No, it won't remain
Doctor :   Haemoglobin
User :   you mean test right?
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   It is the test to test for less blood
User :   ok . fine. I iwll get this checked this weekend itself
Doctor :   Sure
Doctor :   The problem will go away, do not worry about it
User :   Thanks a lot doctor.
Doctor :   You should be fine soon
Doctor :   Do not worry about the bodyaches, tiredness
User :   I am so fond of food and that was my real concern
User :   thanks a lot...
Doctor :   You can still eat food
Doctor :   There is nothing wrong in it
Doctor :   But do exercise
User :   eating is fine but I enjoy my food.. which now was not possible
User :   yeah, I will continue with the exercise
User :   is there any case of Thyroid??
Doctor :   You taste sensation will come back, once you get treated for anemia
User :   I see. thats a really good news for me..
Doctor :   I do not think, there is any thyroid problem here
User :   oh thats even good.. but I feel a little more swollen these days
User :   and burning senasation in my feet and palms
Doctor :   Do not worry much, I feel you are healthy and fine
User :   i hope that is no way connected to thyroid..
User :   plus I have some vaginal discharge
Doctor :   No, it is not connected
User :   some jelly type stuff
User :   sometimes.
User :   hope even that is due to some infection and not thyroid
Doctor :   It happens occasionally, then it is normal
User :   hmm and some thick white fuid discharge. I guess that is due to taking medicines and less water
Doctor :   Yes, you are right
Doctor :   Drink more water
User :   hmm.
User :   then I am perfectly alright.
User :   :-)
Doctor :   Yes, you are
User :   thanks a lot. the only thing i need to worry about is my weight and work towards reducing it
Doctor :   Yes, you will also look more good then
User :   thanks a lot doctor Shanthi
User :   I know
Doctor :   Thank you
User :   Bye bye
Doctor :   Ia there anything else I may help you with?
User :   and as u have asked, let me tell you that somtimes I have muscle pull in my legs while sleeping
User :   and its so severe that I have to stand up and wait for it to go away
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   It should be muscle cramps
Doctor :   It suggests good physical activity
User :   hamstring muscle gets pulledd.
User :   cramps is just after exersicse and excercise after long breaks
Doctor :   yes
User :   so that is not any problem right?
User :   i need not take care of it ...
Doctor :   Yes, it is not a problem
User :   weight is my only problem
User :   haha
Doctor :   Although weight is not really a problem
Doctor :   It is preventive measure for you
User :   i see and I will take care of it now onwards.
Doctor :   yes sure, do it
User :   thanks and bye for all your suggestions
User :   oh ho
Doctor :   Pleasure is mine
User :   typing mistake
User :   bye..
Doctor :   bye for now
User :   nice talking to you
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