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What are the findings from the chest X-ray report? Is it normal? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 06-Sep-2013
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User:what is vascular prominence?
Doctor:just more prominent blood vessel
User:on chest xray report it shows "left hila prominence noted, this may be due to vascular prominence" can u please elaborate in details?
User:Also thers is remark stating " Prominent broncho vascular marking noted"
User:what does it meaans? any critical problme?
Doctor:it is normal
Doctor:it is normally seen in more than 50% people
Doctor:nothing to worry
User:what does it means? can you please explain?
User:The pattient is feeling heaviness on his chest
User:on left side
User:r u there?
Doctor:it means that the blood vessel is making the lung markings more prominent
Doctor:it is a normal finding on chest x-ray
User:then why the patient is feeling heaviness on his chest?
Doctor:please tell details of patient age
Doctor:medical history
Doctor:drug history
User:32 years
Doctor:any medicine taken?
Doctor:Recent events of any medical problems?
User:no, breathing problem, smoke, alcochol
User:there is breathing problem
User:and also habit of smoke and alcohol
Doctor:I am sorry
Doctor:I cannot understand you
Doctor:Does he smoke and take alcohol?
User:pateint is 32 years old, male, having habit of smoking and drinking
Doctor:then the finding on his chest x-ray is related to smoking
Doctor:ask him to quit smoking
User:he is facing heaviness on his left chest and breathing difficulty
Doctor:also take an ECG to make sure that heart is normal
Doctor:Please ask him to get this done
User:ecg is already taken it is normal
Doctor:then it is gastritis
User:ok. is gastritis is a critical issue?
User:what are the consequence of of gastritis problem?
Doctor:gastric ulcer
Doctor:are you there?
Doctor:it seems like you are not responding
User:how to tackle gastritis? do he need any medication?
Doctor:I am sorry
Doctor:I have to close the chat window now
User:i am here
Doctor:oh ok
User:how to tackle gastritis? do he need any medication?
Doctor:are you seeing my text?
Doctor:do he need any medication? Do you mean does he need any medication?
User:how to tackle gastric ulcer? do he need any medication?
Doctor:I am sorry I did not understand this
Doctor:do he need any medication?
User:does he need any medication for gastritis ulcer?
User:are you seeing my text?
Doctor:first we need to confirm the cause of gastritis
Doctor:for this endoscopy has to be done
User:ok. is gastritis ulcer is critical problem?
User:because ur asking for endoscopy
User:any house remedies?
Doctor:first we need to confirm if at all that patient is having gastritis
User:ok. for the same patient(male, 32 yrs) what should be the hemoglobin count in cbc test?
Doctor:then only we can proceed further with endoscopy
User:ok. for the same patient(male, 32 yrs) what should be the hemoglobin count in cbc test?
Doctor:10 and above
Doctor:wait I will call you
User:on his report it shows biological reference range as 12-15 and actual haemoglobin count is 15.4. 0.4 is higher than the normal range. is it ok?
Doctor:I am closing the chat now
Doctor:bye for now
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