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Dr. Preethi Sanghavi

Endocrinologist, Mumbai

Dr. Preethi Sanghavi Endocrinologist, Mumbai
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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. Preethi Sanghavi is an experienced Endocrinologist in Ghatkopar East, Mumbai. She is currently practising at Dewang Nursing Home in Ghatkopar East, Mumbai. Don’t wait in a queue, book an instant appointment online with Dr. Preethi Sanghavi on Lybrate.com.

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Hi. My dad 58 years old diabetic and hypertensive patient. He had thorn prick 6 months back or so. Later the thorn was removed by my mom using a sharp object like pin after heating it. The thorn was removed n he had pain and the area was bit hard few days back. I thought it might be corn so I applied a corn cap by Apollo for it. The hard thing has fallen and area is normal and no pain and area of foot is normal. Later two days back I saw that corn caps are contraindicated in diabetics. I wanted to ask was it grave mistake. Or do I have to observe anything.

MBBS, CCEBDM, Diploma in Diabetology
Endocrinologist, Hubli-Dharwad
Hi. My dad 58 years old diabetic and hypertensive patient. He had thorn prick 6 months back or so. Later the thorn wa...
lybrate-user, In a person with diabetes, particularly in a middle aged or older person, it very essential to avoid using all such methods like using a pin to remove a thorn, applying a corn cap or poking sharp needle etc. Because there is possibility of affection of blood supply to the lower limb, and also neuropathy, which may have already affected sensory fibers. All these can lead to serious problems causing infection, ulceration and spreading of ulcer or leading up to amputation. So one should never do any such attempts at home. It is better to get his foot properly examined by your local doctor, to see if there is any problem. Thanks.
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I am 28 years old and suffer from thyroid so I want to know that its affect pregnancy?

MBBS, CCEBDM, Diploma in Diabetology
Endocrinologist, Hubli-Dharwad
Hello if you are on thyroxine and in control then pregnancy will be no problem. But you have to periodically check tsh and hormone levels.
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Chapattis can help in controlling diabetes or not? I show most old man eat Chapattis for diabetes issue.

MBBS, CCEBDM, Diploma in Diabetology
Endocrinologist, Hubli-Dharwad
Chapattis can help in controlling diabetes or not? I show most old man eat Chapattis for diabetes issue.
Mr. Lybrate-user, chapatis are like roti and rice, as all these foods contain starch. Starch is converted to glucose in the intestine. Hence, eating more chapatis is definitely not beneficial or advisable. Wheat flour from which chapatis are made is containing mainly starch. 100 g of whole wheat flour gives 407 calories, about 87 g of carbohydrate, 16 g of proteins and 2 g of fats. Hence, taking more wheat flour as chapatis is definitely ideal for controlling diabetes. It can be a part of the total food. As far as I know, hardly anyone will depend on chapati only for sugar control.
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I'm 23 years male. I always have cough problem. I think it maybe thyroid. Can you please tell me symptoms of thyroid?

MD - Medicine
Endocrinologist, Ahmedabad
Weakness. Hair fall. Weight gain. Dry skin. Excessive sleepiness and deems on feet are major symptoms.
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Sir, I am a Diabetic Patient, Age-80 years. My problem is Increased Creatinine, Serum Level i. E 3.3. Please advise me Medicine / Treatment of increased creatinine Levels. I take medicine as trajenta for Diabetes and Eco-Sprin, Trental 400 and Ketotreat.

M. Sc. Foods, Nutrition & Dietetics, B.Sc-Home Science
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Visakhapatnam
Sir, I am a Diabetic Patient, Age-80 years. My problem is Increased Creatinine, Serum Level i. E 3.3. Please advise m...
Apart from medications, you need to follow a strict low protein diet in order to bring down your creatinine levels. The normal creatinine level for adult is 0.5-1.2 mg/dl, and kidney disease patients should pay attention to their creatinine level. Once their creatinine level is higher than the normal level, they need to have effective treatment to lower it. In this article, we will introduce some common foods that can help decrease creatinine level. Creatinine is a breakdown product of creatine, which is an important part of muscles, and creatinine is mainly removed from blood by kidneys. When the kidneys are damaged, the kidney function will fail to work well, and the creatinine level cant be excreted promptly. Creatinine level is often a sign of severe kidney damage. When the creatinine level is higher than the normal level, it means less than 50% kidney function for kidney disease patients. Cabbage, lettuce, garlic, onion, omega 3 fatty acid rich foods, cucumbers are best foods. Restrict non veg, and protein rich foods.
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Doctor I am diabetic patient and under medication. Is it possible if I stop medicine and instead take care of my diet habit and go for walking everyday. Thanks.

Fellowship in Diabetes Management, MBBS
General Physician,
Its not possible. Because your body doesnt produce enough insulin to keep your blood sugar normal with diet and walking alone.
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He have a sugar bp he was eat a medicine in a day maximum. 15-20 I want to know its better. For him.

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
He have a sugar bp he was eat a medicine in a day maximum. 15-20 I want to know its better. For him.
Sorry for previous anwer. Pl. Avoid sweat meal. High salty foods, high fatty / oily foods, take whole grain foods, do exercise in morning, go for walk daily, avoid stress.
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I am 31years old I have sugar used tablets when in control I stopped taking tablets I thought my sugar level increased what to do now.

MBBS, cc USG
General Physician, Gurgaon
I am 31years old I have sugar used tablets when in control I stopped taking tablets I thought my sugar level increase...
Get your following test done and review with reports 1. FBS, PP Blood sugar 2. HBA1C 3. KFT 4.Urine R/M
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My mother is diabetic and wants to operate eye by phaco surgery but her pp is above 200 can it is possible operate.

MBBS, FAM, diploma in weight loss
General Physician, Meerut
My mother is diabetic and wants to operate eye by phaco surgery but her pp is above 200 can it is possible operate.
Blood sugar needs to be controlled before any surgery. Pay adequate attention to diet and medication.
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Respected doc. I am obese, and in April, I miss my cycle too. Doc prescribed me medroxyprogesterone acetate and it bleeds on 10 may to 15 may. Now, I do jogging, walking, running squatting regularly about 30 mins. I avoid junk food, soft drinks, sugars, chips, I eat only home food. I studied about thyroid effects on menses. Pls prescribe me way how to keep healthy thyroid. Do I avoid rice and potato too. Thankyou.

DM - Endocrinology, MD Medicine
Endocrinologist, Faridabad
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I am obese, and in April, I miss my cycle too. Doc prescribed me medroxyprogesterone acetate and it bl...
Firstly get urself checked for thyroid. Get t4 and tsh. It s blood test. If it deranged then medicine is started. If it is already normal you can relax. But there is nothing one could do to prevent it from not having in future.
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Very heavy knee pains and unable to sit BP is normal but some times high Sugar levels are high and taking tablets.

BPTh/BPT, MPTh/MPT
Physiotherapist, Noida
Very heavy knee pains and unable to sit
BP is normal but some times high
Sugar levels are high and taking tablets.
Knee advice. Avoid sitting cross legged. Avoid squatting- quadriceps exercises- lie straight, make a towel role and put it under the knee, press the keen against the role, hold it for 20 secs. Repeat 20 times twice a day. This will help relieve some pain. Core strengthening exercise- straight leg raised with toes turned outward, repeat 10 times, twice a day. Hams stretching- lie straight, take the leg up, pull the feet towards yourself, with a elastic tube or normal belt. Repeat 10 times, twice a day. Sports taping- stretch the tape from both ends and apply on the affected area contrast fomentation (hot and cold).
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Hi doctor. I am 47 yr old. Since last 15 years i have diabetics.At present i am taking insulin lantus 36 unit per day +janumet 50/1000 mg (1-0-1)+invokhana 100 mg(1-0-0 ) dimcron 60 mg (0-1-0) along with micardis 80 mg (0-0-1) and tulip 10 mg (0-0-!) . Now my diabetics under controll. Doctor my doubt is that all these medicines are high dose, and it can affect to my kidney ? is there any substitution

MD - Medicine, MBBS
Cardiologist, Panchkula
No doubt your dose is very high. Generaly antidiabetic medicines do not affect kidney. Rather control of diabetes protects kidney. You can switch to total insulin treatment and stop majority of the drugs.
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Sir very good morning sir my mom have sugar so please tell me sir what to eating so please tell me sit.

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
Sir very good morning sir my mom have sugar so please tell me sir what to eating so please tell me sit.
1. Avoid sweets, sugar/honey,/excess calorie and carbohydrate rich diet, all refined food like maida, pasta, starchy food like rice, potato,(sweet potato is good for diabetes, bakery item processed food 2. Avoid sweetened fruit like banana, mango, litchi, chickoo, sapota, seethaphal, jackfruit, grape etc. Can haveapple/pear/ papaya/guava/ jamun/ mausami 3. Avoid white/polished rice, take unpolished rice like brown rice/wheat/jowar/ragi, moong and chana dal. 4. Avoid ghee/ butter./coconut oil/excess salt intake like papad/pickle. Avoid red meat. Take fish/chicken. 5. Avoid alcohol and carbonated drinks like soft drink, include more fiber in the diet like pulse/green leafy vegetables, legume 6. Adhere to a proper diabetic diet after consulting dietitian.
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Hi. I am sridhar I am 85 kg. Vegetarian. Having medium sugar. Bmi say 60 kg. How do I reducexpect 25 kg also I have a belly too. Sridhar.

MSc
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Chandigarh
Hi. I am sridhar I am 85 kg. Vegetarian. Having medium sugar. Bmi say 60 kg. How do I reducexpect 25 kg also I have a...
Hi lybrate user firstly, start doing surya namaskar in morning and start eating triphla chooran (natural medicine) in morning empty stomach with luke warm water. Start a fruit dieting every alternative day, means you have to eat fruits every alternative days & normal fruit every other alternative days. Avoid late night dinners and try to eat nothing after sunset. Sit in vajrasana after every meal you eat for 10 minutes. Walk atleast 30 min in morning.
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Recently I found that I have TSH 15.27 and vitamin D 11.6 Can there be a permanent cure for that and can I be normal again. I was trying to loose weight but couldn't what food to eat so as to cure fast. IS THYROID A LIFE TIME ILLNESS SHOULD I HAVE TO TAKE MEDICINE LIFETIME.

MBBS, CCEBDM, Diploma in Diabetology
Endocrinologist, Hubli-Dharwad
Recently I found that I have TSH 15.27 and vitamin D 11.6 Can there be a permanent cure for that and can I be normal ...
Mr. Lybrate-user, hypothyroidism is not a curable condition. It can only be controlled by regular treatment. Tsh levels must be maintained between 3 to 4 milli units/ml for relief from all symptoms including weight gain. Vit d supplements can help correct that deficiency. But for hypothyroidism treatment has to be for lifetime. Thanks.
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I am in my my 6.5th month of pregnancy, my TSH is 1.73 n in one of garbh sanskar lecture it is informed that TSH should be 3 for baby to be intelligent so what should be TSHlevel.

MBBS, MD - Obstetrtics & Gynaecology, FMAS, DMAS
Gynaecologist, Noida
I am in my my 6.5th month of pregnancy, my TSH is 1.73 n in one of garbh sanskar lecture it is informed that TSH shou...
Hello, The target TSH during pregnancy should be between 3.2-3.8,but less than that is acceptable indicating enough thyroxine already in the body.
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Whether type-i diabetes (juvenile diabetes) can be cured? if yes let know the curriculum of such patients who are cured and the time duration and cost of treatment

Pediatrician, Pune
Type 1 diabetes is condition when body cannot produce insulin on its own, it has to be supplemented to the body by giving insulin injections though out life, children can not be cured but they can lead near normal life with supplementation of insulin and maintaining normal blood sugar levels.
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My wife aged 59 years who is suffering from Diabetes and Blood pressure which remains under control due to meditation, is suffering, is having sever insomnia, take one Ativan 1 mg at 11 pm but have sleep only at 3.00 am which is not sound but disturbed sleep. Please advise how to remove the problem without having any side effects and hangover of medicine so that proper timely sleep can be taken. Thanks Sir.

Diploma in Anesthesia, MBBS
General Physician, Hyderabad
My wife aged 59 years who is suffering from Diabetes and Blood pressure which remains under control due to meditation...
Why ativan is being taken at 11 pm? so naturally she will get sleep around 3 am. Why so late going to bed? as that is your main concern. You have to change the daily routine. She should have dinner around 7 - 7.30 pm and take ativan tab and go to bed around 9 - 9.30 pm for the medicine to be effective. To achive this she has to stop watching tv by 8 pm and read some books or magazines or meditate and maintain general relaxed mood. To do that other family members have to cooperate to maintain the peaceful atmosphere and help her in maintaing the timings. Do not get on to the bed until bed time. As she is practicing meditation, have it in the evening also and learn and practice" bhraamari" yoga practice morning and evening which will help her to fall asleep. For all this the other family members have to cooperate in closing the tv and maintaining silence. Change will not come in a single day, but by persistance she can have good sleep.
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I am 67 years old female with diabetes. I have been on medication for the past five years. One tablet of Zoryl M 2 twice a day. My reading till six months ago were quite under control - Fasting 100- 110 .PP 130 - 150, For the past few months the fasting id going up to 130 and has me concerned. All other parameters are fine as I test twice a year. I am not obese and eat quite sensibly. Any suggestions? No diabetes in my family or any other disease.

MBBS, CCEBDM, Diploma in Diabetology
Endocrinologist, Hubli-Dharwad
I am 67 years old female with diabetes. I have been on medication for the past five years. One tablet of Zoryl M 2 tw...
lybrate-user, Looking at your information, it appears that diabetes is well under control. FBS closer to 100 mg is really good, however, it going up to 130 mg, is not a great concern. Since your PP glucose level is well within control. It would have been better if you had mentioned about HbA1c%. That should be <7. If it is around 6.8%, then control is excellent. You can bring FBS down by increasing the physical activity and may cutting night intake a bit. Thanks.
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Will a person with Type 2 diabetes under control end up with the need for insulin?

C.S.C, D.C.H, M.B.B.S
General Physician,
Will a person with Type 2 diabetes under control end up with the need for insulin?
No he is in control with insulin and needs it to keep sugar level normal and you may know that diabetes is due to the body being unable to produce insulin and we have to give it from outside
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