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Dr. A.K. Purohit

Neurosurgeon, Hyderabad

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Dr. A.K. Purohit Neurosurgeon, Hyderabad
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My experience is coupled with genuine concern for my patients. All of my staff is dedicated to your comfort and prompt attention as well....more
My experience is coupled with genuine concern for my patients. All of my staff is dedicated to your comfort and prompt attention as well.
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Dr. A.K. Purohit is an experienced Neurosurgeon in Punjagutta, Hyderabad. He is currently practising at Nizam's Institute Of Medical Sciences in Punjagutta, Hyderabad. You can book an instant appointment online with Dr. A.K. Purohit on Lybrate.com.

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Hai doctor! Past few weeks I get weird feeling on my right hand, it's like current passing through and very little of numbness. It from my shoulder to my thumb. On my thumb above the nail it's constantly numm and feel like no sense. What should I do? Should I consult doctor? If yes which specialises I should. Thanks and regards Yuva.

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Hai doctor!
Past few weeks I get weird feeling on my right hand, it's like current passing through and very little of...
Get your blood cbc, blood sugaar f/pp hba1c, thyroid t3, t4, tsh, bp checked lipid profile. Write results on private chat with detials of medicine you r taking for proper assessment and advice good luck.
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I am 23 years old. 2 days ago I had migraine headache. I thought drinking coffee would help but soon after drinking it, the problem worsened and I am not able to sleep since 2 days. Please provide me some tips on how to control it.

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
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I am 23 years old. 2 days ago I had migraine headache. I thought drinking coffee would help but soon after drinking i...
Ok do not drink coffee and tea. Only take green tea. Do yoga. Walk, take fresh fruits. Apply mustered oil in nose before sleeping at night. Then after do not watch tv. Do not use mobile phones. Take care.
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I am 25 year old I have a migraine.How to cure?

MD - Pathology
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Take tablet suminat 100 rapid release h whenever you have an attack of migraine. Find out the trigger in your case, and try to avoid precipitating cause. If you have more than 2 attacks in month and attacks are debilitating, get preventive treatment.

I use to drink alcohol daily 3 years back. And suddenly I stopped taking it. I think it has been 3 months since I didn't had alcohol. Now I realise that my hand shivers if I keep my hand still. What should I do?

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I use to drink alcohol daily 3 years back. And suddenly I stopped taking it. I think it has been 3 months since I did...
Dear lybrate-user, that can be sign of alcohol withdrwal syndrome. You should consult the psychiatrist once. Medication can help you to get over those tremors.
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Dear doctor, i am 24 years I was a normal active working men until when I had a brain stroke (right middle cerebral artery) Nov 2014. This left me to unable walk and use my left hand (hemipiegia), I was very determined to walk again but it looks me eight months to walk with support now iam far better with physio therapy but cont use my hand yet neurologist saying upto 80 or 90% recovery you may bring 10% you cant since iam only 24 this diablity remain the same or 100% recovery is possible?

MD - Ayurveda, Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS)
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Hi your age is only 24 so chances of full recovery is fair for neurological chronic illness ayurveda works wonder ful 1 dhanvatram kashyam in dose of 40 ml bd after meal 2 tab of ginko biloba in dose of 160 mg bd

What are the reasons for paralysis and what are the measures to be taken to prevent paralysis.

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Whenever there is decreased blood supply to the brain due to obstruction with a atherosclerotic plague we can get paralysis and so for preventing it always get your bp under control and eat low fat content in your diet.
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What's the treatment of rum fits?

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This is medically known as delirium tremens. Delirium tremens is a medical emergency. It is an acute confusional state associated with tremor and autonomic dysfunction. The essential feature, as defined by dsm-iiir (diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders, third edition, revised), is that it develops within one week following the cessation of heavy ingestion of alcohol or a reduction in the amount of alcohol ingested. Treatment for delirium tremens or seizures * Offer oral lorazepam as first-line treatment for delirium tremens. If symptoms persist or oral medication is declined, give parenteral lorazepam, haloperidol or olanzapine. * For people with alcohol withdrawal seizures, consider offering a quick-acting benzodiazepine (such as lorazepam) to reduce the likelihood of further seizures. * If delirium tremens or seizures develop in a person during treatment for alcohol withdrawal, review their withdrawal drug treatment. * Do not offer phenytoin to treat alcohol withdrawal seizures.

I am a female age 40 years. I have ant crawl feeling in my right palm & numbness in the whole right hand along with right shoulder paining from last so many years, please tell me the medicines, I will be thankfull to you.

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I am a female age 40 years. I have ant crawl feeling in my right palm & numbness in the whole right hand along with r...
Your most welcome I am glad to answer your question. The answer is your pain could be due to multi factorial reason which has to be short listed and then treated. As your complains have been since a very long time I would not recommend any medications here. Looking forward to personally see in person so that the cause can be treated and not just the symptoms. Have a great day.

I am 35 years old , for last 3 years i have a pain in my left arm , pain starts from neck and comes down to the hand . There is numbness in the hand . Now for last 2 years there is pain in wrist also .Kindly suggest treatment /doctor ?

MPTh/MPT
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This condition is brachial. Kindly do cat and camel stretches.It will help you to cope up from the severity of the pain.

Hi, I hav bell's palsy on my right side of face from last 20 days. Im taking medicine but deres no effect. please sugest wht to do? Any test or medicine!

M.Ch - Neuro Surgery
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Unfortunately for Bell's palsy there is no particular effective medicine. Still in initial period one might take steroids and vitamins after consulting doctor. But mainstay is Physiotherapy.

Both my feet's getting numbness very frequent & feeing like walking on soft mattress.Please help me in this regard

MPTh/MPT
Physiotherapist
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Dip your feet inside bucket full of lukeworm water for 15 min and do some physical acitivity regularly for a week.You will find differences.

Sign s and symptoms for migraine.

MBBS
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I am giving some health tips for Migraine headache •1.You can turn off light for some time •2.Apply hot or cold compresses to your head or neck. •Ice packs have a numbing effect, which may dull the sensation of pain. •Hot packs and heating pads can relax tense muscles. •3.Warm showers or baths may have a similar effect. •4.You can take Tea or coffee( but not excess) 5.Sleep well Here are some tips to encourage sound sleep. Establish regular sleep hours. •Minimize distractions. •Your eating habits can influence your migraines. •Be consistent. Eat at about the same time every day. Don't skip meals. Fasting increases the risk of migraines Avoid foods that trigger migraines kindly consult Physician for further management

I have constipation and numbness in my stomach and shoulders. Kindly suggest what should I do to get rid of constipation and numbness.

FRHS, Ph.D Neuro , MPT - Neurology Physiotherapy, D.Sp.Med, DPHM (Health Management ), BPTh/BPT
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I have constipation and numbness in my stomach and shoulders. Kindly suggest what should I do to get rid of constipat...
Do consult gastroenterologist to get rid of constipation and do consult neurologist to get rid of numbness.

What are the clinical manifestation of parkinsonism, The person also have diabetes mellitus, hypertension, chronic kidney disease and congestive heart failure.

MD - Medicine, MBBS
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What are the clinical manifestation of parkinsonism,
The person also have diabetes mellitus, hypertension, chronic ki...
parkinsonism mainly manifest as slowness due to increased muscle tone..patient has slowness in walking slowness in eating..he or she has generalised bodyaches, heaviness in body. facial expressions decreases so much dat face appears as mask....most important feature is tremulousness of the limbs tremors will first appear in one limb then progress to involve other limbs...slowly slowly body become rigid and patient has difficulty in walking..and later on patient can become bed bound...
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I am 24 years old. I have migraine headache, I am using ciplar-40mg tablets on daily basis, but still I am suffering with headache with frequency of 2 days. Due to this problem I am getting angry on others. Kindly give some suggestion for my problem.

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I am 24 years old. I have migraine headache, I am using ciplar-40mg tablets on daily basis, but still I am suffering ...
Ciplar is ok it prevents migraine but you r taking incomplete treatment in respect of drugs. Your history is also incomplete. To get total relief you have to take complete treatment with yogic excercise. You r welcome to disscus your case on private question platform of lybrate god bless.
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I am suffering from migraine. Which medicine would be good for me?

Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), MD - Alternate Medicine, PG Diploma in Emergency Medicine Services (PGDEMS)
Ayurveda
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1-1 drop of cow ghee in both nostrils at night time before sleep. Take shir shooladi vajra ras twice a day with warm water. Take pranacharya no tens capsule 1-1 twice a day. Avoid tea. Coffee. Junk food. Fermented food. Spicy food. Rice. Walk for atleast 30 minutes a day. Do pranayama early morning. Sleep for atleast 7 hrs per day.

I had tympanyoplasty 6th type during 1986 on my right ear and 2nd type on left ear. My right ear is dead as i cannot ear anything. It was bleeding from puss since my birth in 1964. After surgery in 1986, bleeding has stopped but i am suffering from loss of hearing. Any latest surgery can help me in restoring loss of hearing in my right ear.

DNB (Neurosurgery) , MBBS
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Dear You need to ask this question to an ent specialist. He will be able to answer it in better ways. Regards. Dr Sabnis

Dear sir /mam my brother have epilepsy disease he has been suffering from this since last 2 years. What should we do. Please tell us. We beg you sir/mam. We have already taken him to chennai apollo hospital shilong migraine hospital. Doctors gave us a medicine sodium valporate oral solution but nothing improvement arise. Sir/mam what should we do plse tell us. My brother is only 10 years old student. Plse.we beg you sir/mam plse. Help us.

MBBS, MD Psychiatry, DNB Psychiatry
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You don't need to be so helpless. Sodium valproate is a good medication for epilepsy control, though it takes some tome to start action. The dose of sodium valproate may need supervised changes and may need add on medications at times for control of seizures. Consult a neurophysician for the same. Also a brain imaging like MRI scan might be useful to rule out possible causes of uncontrolled seizures at his age.

Hi i am 64 years running, when press my left leg thumb on floor I feel something'jhanjhanahat' since last 01 yr. I am regularly having routine check up (at least twice or thrice in a year) of blood sugar-fasting & pp, serum electrolytes, creatinine, lipid profile, uric acid, serum psa, urine routine exam, u/s whole abdomen but all the test are negative and good, except sometime uric acid is just cross the average limit. Pl. Let me know what is the symptom of feeling'jhanjhanahat' in my left leg thumb only. Please help

Dip. SICOT (Belgium), MNAMS, DNB (Orthopedics), MBBS
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Hi thanks for your query and welcome to lybrate. I am Dr. Akshay from fortis hospital, new delhi. There could be many reasons for this, actually this sensation is what we call as paraesthesia and signifies nerve irritation/compression somewhere along the course right from lower back to compartments around ankle. My advise will be for 2-3 weeks try with physical therapy (tens as a modality), you can initiate with small dose of gabapentin or pregabalin and vitamin b 12 and see whether there is any improvement in symptoms in 10-15 days time or not? do not hesitate to contact me if you need any further assistance.
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