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Experience:  MBBS MS. Post doctoral fellowship in Sports Medicine. General surgeon and sports medicine specialist
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I'm very poorly, Yes seen doc, No

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I'm very poorly
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: Yes seen doc
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should know before I connect you? Rest assured that they'll be able to help you.
Customer: No

What are your age and gender?

What are your symptoms?

Customer: replied 11 days ago.
57 . Weak . No energy. Breathing bad

Since when are your symptoms?

What are the investigations and treatments done?

I am sorry for your symptoms. I am writing you an initial answer. You may ask follow-up questions, once you read it.

You need a high-resolution CT scan of the lungs, chest x-ray, and spirometry for the evaluation with blood work for evaluation and ascertaining the cause of your symptoms.

You would need the following investigations:

Complete blood count (CBC)

Liver function tests

Thyroid function tests

Erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR)

Serum electrolyte level measurement

Immunoglobulin M (IgM)/immunoglobulin G (IgG) coxsackievirus B titer

IgM/IgG human herpesvirus 6 (HHV-6) titer

IgM/IgG C pneumoniae titer

Autoimmune panel

Anemia panel.

Your symptoms can be due to;

Thyroid disease

Connective tissue diseases

Chronic anemia

Neoplastic disease

Chronic infections like Epstein Barr virus

Endocrine diseases (Addison disease).

Chronic fatigue syndrome

Myasthenia Gravis.

I wish your symptoms resolve soon.
I would be happy to assist you further if you need any more information.
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Customer: replied 7 days ago.
Thanks I'm still very poorly on strong emergency meds .hope to better in a day or two .

I am sorry for your persisting symptoms.

You would need a thorough work-up for the evaluation.

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