Sars Treatment

The coronavirus that causes SARS can result in mild or severe respiratory illness like common cold. The epidemic of SARS began in Guangdong Province in 2002. SARS occasionally causes pneumonia, thereby leading to development of its symptoms.

The coronavirus that causes SARS can result in mild or severe respiratory illness like common cold. The epidemic of SARS began in Guangdong Province in 2002. SARS occasionally causes pneumonia, thereby leading to development of its symptoms. ... More

Health Q&A
Pain near chest and back in same positio

I am suffering from severe pain near chest and same in backside i visited a doctor and done ecg & 2d eco no heart prblm but the pain is getting severe.It has been fr 5yrs when pain comes I used drink water and pain reduces but now it's not working.I have undergone laparoscopic surgery for Achalesia Chordia in 2014 KIMS SECBAD.Iconsulted the doctor who operated me ,he, after observing the endoscopy report ,said no problem with the surgery and said the pain may be of gas problem and prescribed some gastric medicine and syrup.aftr consuming the sytop pain relieves but come again .there are many sleepless nights please advise me.

Fibroma in right anterior chest wall

I have point tenderness in my right anterior chest wall since 6-8 months.my chest radiograph reveals bilateral hilar and bronchovascular prominence.my weight is 56 kg which isSbeen constant for many months..plz suggest me which tests should i incur.is there any major problem like TB?

Asthamatic problem

Having cough and breathlessnes for 2 months and is not able to recover..doubt of.having.tb ......what to do?

Tb bacteria

I wanna know in detail that how long TB Bacteria can survive in the air in a closed locked and dark room in normal tempreture? please i wanna know in detail how much year, month, week or days? Plz i want exactly answer in detail.

Chest pain and caufing

Sir my dad age 55 is coughing since almost 2 months.Doctor suggest to do CT scan Thorax, after that FNAC test...doctor said that TB.Doctor suggest Akirit-4 daily before brkfst 4 no of tablt and half benadon and a inhaler name Maxiflo 250. after taking coughing is reduced and cheat pain is also gone. Medcin is taken since 6 days. But when dad take medcine he feel weakness till evening and he dont get taste on eating. sir i have attached CT scan report and FNAC report. Sir is it really TB?..and are those medecin r good?..and how to reduce the hoarasenes of voice. Please suggest.

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