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Experience:  GP Partner, practicing Medicine for 14 years. I have broad experience with special interests in Dermatology, Paediatrics, Sexual Health and Oncology.
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My wife had breast cancer and mastectomy 7 years ago. She

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My wife had breast cancer and mastectomy 7 years ago. She was on tamoxifen for 5 years and was cleared 2 years ago. Is she still in the vulnerable category with regard to covid 19? Should she self isolate?
JA: Are you keeping a personal medical record while dealing with this?
Customer: Not anymore since she was cleared in 2018
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: She suffers from IBS and chronic rhinitis
Submitted: 12 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Ben replied 12 days ago.

Hello, thank you for your question. I’m Dr. Ben and I’m here to assist you today. Please allow me a few moments to review your question and I’ll be right back.

Expert:  Dr. Ben replied 12 days ago.

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Expert:  Dr. Ben replied 12 days ago.

May I ask some quick questions to help me give you the best answer today:

- How old is she?

- Any other regular medications?

Customer: replied 12 days ago.
62 years old.
Dymista
Levothyroxine
Omeprazole
Customer: replied 12 days ago.
Do not call we dony have £34 to spare
Customer: replied 12 days ago.
Continue on line
Expert:  Dr. Ben replied 12 days ago.

Okay, thank you.

No, she is not at additional risk, however the standard hygiene and social distancing advice should be strictly observed.

Expert:  Dr. Ben replied 12 days ago.

Is there anything else you would like to ask me?

Expert:  Dr. Ben replied 10 days ago.

Just checking to see if you received my last response as I haven’t heard back from you.

Is there anything else you would like to ask me?