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Dr. Metkar

MBBS

Cardiologist, Navi Mumbai

400 at clinic
Dr. Metkar MBBS Cardiologist, Navi Mumbai
400 at clinic
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Dr. Metkar is an experienced Cardiologist in Airoli, Navi Mumbai. Doctor is a MBBS . You can visit him/her at Dr. Mahajan's Hospital & Industrial Trauma Centre in Airoli, Navi Mumbai. Save your time and book an appointment online with Dr. Metkar on Lybrate.com.

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Hello sir I have tachycardia. I want to join indian army. So please tell me solution.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
Hello sir I have tachycardia. I want to join indian army. So please tell me solution.
Dear lybrateuser, if you get anxious & tense your heartbeat will increase, so do some exercises like walking, light jogging, yoga, meditation, deep breathing which build your confidence & relax your mind. Have a balanced & nutritious diet & proper sleep for atleast 7-8 hrs daily.
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My chest is slim so tell me how to do fit my chest? And my muscles is also slim so tell me how to do fit my musuls?

MBBS
General Physician, Cuttack
My chest is slim so tell me how to do fit my chest? And my muscles is also slim so tell me how to do fit my musuls?
1. Eat well – Take a balanced Diet comprising of 45% carbohydrate, 30% protein and 25% protein, plenty of green leafy vegetables, fruits. Don’t over eat. Avoid junk, spicy, oily, high calorie, cholesterol rich diet don’t skip your breakfast. Take warm, homemade food. Avoid food and drink from outside. Don’t skip or postpone your meal. Minimize consumption of refined grains like white rice, white bread, sugary or refined food. 2. Keep hydrated- Drink 2 liters /6-8 glasses of water daily 3. Do regular exercise for one hour daily like brisk walking/Jugging etc 4. Take adequate rest- 7-8 hours of sound sleep in the night is required to remain healthy 5. Avoid stress, anxiety, depression, agitation etc 6. Find time for relaxation and enjoyments with friends and family 7. Practice yoga, meditation and deep breathing exercise to calm your mind, control emotion, improve concentration and relieve stress 8. Develop hobby, Learn new skill 9.Go for detail Annual Health check up
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I am 40 years old working women having diabetes, blood pressure and is suffering from hasimoto thyroiditis, where my hair is falling day by day heavily, eyesight is going blur, heart palpitates, can you suggest me good food intake for these type of problems.

MD - Clinica Biodicity, MBBS
Cardiologist, Delhi
I am 40 years old working women having diabetes, blood pressure and is suffering from hasimoto thyroiditis, where my ...
Dear lybrate-user, firstly I hope you have consulted a doctor who is already treating you for your above ailments. Medication in all these cases is very important along with a regular checkup. Diet is apart of your treatment. Low salt, medium carbohydrate high fiber is important as you are a diabetic please avoid sugary products and fats. Regular exercise and ideal weight is the need of your body along with proper minerals and vitamins which you can get through (salads, vegetables, and other supplements).
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My mother's sister have been suffering from hyper acidity problem. She is suffering from hypertension problem. Her b.p is 140/80. She has also thyroid problem. What should she do to cure hyperacidity and hypertension. She has also dysentery.

BAMS, MD Ayurveda
Sexologist, Lonavala
My mother's sister have been suffering from hyper acidity problem. She is suffering from hypertension problem. Her b....
You can go for following remedy it will help you 1. Take 1 tsp of dried watermelon seeds 2. Add 1 tsp of cuscus powder 3. Crush the mixture 4. Have this once in the morning and the evening 5. Consume for 3-4 weeks Causes: • Obesity • High salt intake • Alcohol consumption • Mental or physical stress This will help with your concern.
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Causes and Symptoms of Heart Valve Disease

Fellowship in Electrophysiology, Fellowship in Interventional Cardiology, DM - Cardiology, MD - Medicine, MBBS
Cardiologist, Delhi
Causes and Symptoms of Heart Valve Disease

Complications in the heart valve occur when the functioning of the heart valve is impaired. Valves of the heart allow the blood to flow in one direction and prevent the blood from flowing back into the ventricles of the heart.

Heart valve diseases can be classified as follows:

  1. Valvular stenosis: This condition occurs when the valves of the heart does not open completely due to stiffness. As the opening is narrow, the heart has to work hard to pump blood. This condition may lead to heart failure.
  2. Valvular insufficiency: This is a condition where the valve does not close tightly. This causes some of the blood to flow back to the valve. As this condition deteriorates, the heart has to work harder to pump blood. 

Types and Causes of valve diseases:

  1. Acquired valve disease: The structure of the valve changes due to various infections or rheumatic fever. Rheumatic fever is caused by bacterial infection that had not been treated. It tends to occur in children and cause inflammation of the valve.
  2. Congenital valve disease: This condition usually affects the pulmonary valve where the size of the valve is abnormal.
  3. Bicuspid aortic valve disease: It is a type of valve disease that impairs the aortic valve. Instead of the regular three cusps, the bicuspid valve only has two. This may cause the valve to be stiff or cause it to leak.
  4. Mitral valve prolapse: This condition causes the valve to flop back when the heart contracts. This condition also causes the leaflets of the valve to turn irregularly and cause it to stretch. This condition causes the valve to leak.

SymptomsThe symptoms of valve diseases are as follows:

  1. Weakness: This condition may cause weakness and cause severe discomfort while performing daily activities.
  2. Palpitations: Symptoms such as irregular heartbeats, skipped beats and rapid heart rhythm occurs in this condition.
  3. Rapid weight gain: This condition can cause you to gain weight very rapidly.
  4. It may cause swelling in your ankles, abdomen and feet.
  5. This condition causes shortness of breath. 
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My father having stroke now. But he didn't have Sugar and High BP too. How that stroke attack him? And treatment is given about 3 weeks. But improvement is less only. Is stroke like this only? And tell me more information about that.

M.B.B.S., M.D.
General Physician, Delhi
My father having stroke now. But he didn't have Sugar and High BP too. How that stroke attack him? And treatment is g...
Stroke have several other reasons like age factor, autoimmune disease, smoking, dehydration, other comorbid condition. It take 6 month or more to recover gradually.
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Age 70 years women suddenly pressure 175/120 and she does not move and she taken stamlo 10 and nikadia d as well as drink glucose.

MBBS, PG Diploma In Clinical Cosmetology (PGDCC)
Cardiologist, Purba
Age 70 years women suddenly pressure  175/120 and she does not move and she taken stamlo 10 and nikadia d as well as ...
need urgent doctors attention if she regularly taken medication and skipped drug? that hypertensive urgency may lead to stroke
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I am suffering from dry cough for the last 2 weeks and I have chest pain whenever I cough hard. Can you suggest what should be done?

Ph.D - Ayurveda, MD - Ayurveda, Diploma in Diet and Nutrition, Bachelor of Ayurveda, Medicine and Surgery (BAMS), Diploma Yoga
Ayurveda, Jaipur
I am suffering from dry cough for the last 2 weeks and I have chest pain whenever I cough hard. Can you suggest what ...
Dear lybrate-user, get a chest xray and blood test done - cbc, esr. Meanwhile - home remedy for dry cough: 5 basil leaves, 4 black pepper, 4 munakka, 5 gms liquorice (mulethi), 3 gms banafsha - boil these in 200 ml of water till it becomes 100 ml. Filter it. Add 2-3 patasha in it and drink lukewarm for 3-4 nights. Sleep well covered. Dry cough will be relieved. Also continue to chew mulethi. You can also have steam with vicks
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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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Flaxseed - Make Your Heart Healthy

B.Sc. - Dietitics / Nutrition, M.sc-DFSM
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Hyderabad
Flaxseed - Make Your Heart Healthy

Flaxseed is also known Linseed and its scientific name is Linum usitatissimum, belongs to the member genus Linum and family Linaceae.It was originated from Mediterranean centre and now a days it is worldwide. In India it has been known for years.

This tiny seed is packed with micronutrients, vitamins, minerals, antioxidants and healthy cholesterol that help fight from diseases such as, heart disease, cancer, hot flashes(protect from toxicity of  radiation),  diabetes, etc.

Health benefits of flaxseed:-

  • It is fair source of antioxidants (lignan) that has estrogen that helps to regulate hormonal imbalance in women.
  • Good source of Omega 3 fatty acids, These are essential poly unsaturated fatty acids that are crucial for healthy heart(dilate arteries) and Prevent cancer.
  • It is good source of fibre and low carbohydrate content so It is also helpful to control diabetes
  • It helps in weight loss.
  • It helps in lowering cholesterol and helpful for skin and hair.
  • Nutritional information:- (Per 100 gms)
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I am 75 years old man. My total cholesterol level is 223mg/dl. My HDL cholesterol is 38mg/dl. My triglycerides is 142mg/dl. My LDL cholesterol-direct is 171mg/dl. My VDL cholesterol is 28.31mg/dl. Is tablet necessary for me? Which diet should I take? Can I take coconut?

M.Sc - Dietitics / Nutrition
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Mumbai
I am 75 years old man. My total cholesterol level is 223mg/dl. My HDL cholesterol is 38mg/dl. My triglycerides is 142...
Coconut can be taken in moderation. Completely avoid white rice,simple sugar,trans fat processed foods.have flax seeds roasted 1 TSP each after meals. This will help reduce the chol levels
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I have light discomfort on chest with light tightness and left shoulder pain. Left fingers also getting irritation .lightly breathing issue. What will be the problem sir.

MBBS
General Physician, Mumbai
I have light discomfort on chest with light tightness and left shoulder pain. Left fingers also getting irritation .l...
Dear lybrateuser, - Your problem could be due to muscular or other soft tissue disorder - also reduce your weight by dieting & exercise - give rest to the part, do not bend, lift weight or do exercise till pain subsides - do hot fomentation of the area three time a day - apply pain relief gel three times a day - if still not much relief then take an over the counter pain relief tab after meal.
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Symptoms Difference in fit and heart attack how we find whether its fit or an attack.

AUTLS, CCEDM, MD - Internal Medicine, MBBS
General Physician, Faridabad
Symptoms Difference in fit and heart attack how we find whether its fit or an attack.
Fits cause spasm of the various muscles and frothing from mouth and upturning of eyeballs.. Heart attack causes severe pain in chest or neck or left arm with profuse sweating and palpitations ,ghabrahat....the pt is responsive in initial few hours of attack but unlikely in fits
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Chest paining because of smoking I smoke regular. And after smoke always I get headache. Seems so weakness in body. Now leaving smoke but some thing not gud in body.

MBBS, MD - Psychiatry
Psychiatrist, Mumbai
Chest paining because of smoking I smoke regular. And after smoke always I get headache. Seems so weakness in body. N...
Hello lybrate user.....This is good that you can relate your problems to smoking cigarettes and the good news is that you definitely can quit it completely. The bad news is that smoking cigarettes for long time is nicotine addiction which causes structural changes in our brain due to which quitting it becomes difficult. Usually people start smoking with friends just for experimentation and later for enjoyment and still later to relieve stress in life, but what they forget is that gradually smoking becomes a compulsion in their life and then whenever a stressful situation arises they smoke. Nicotine hijacks the pleasure seeking center in our brain and this hence the previously pleasure giving food items or activities are no more pleasurable to the same extent. You start spending more and more time in obtaining and enjoying smoking cigarettes. We have medications which decreases craving and helps in quitting smoking completely. Along with medications making simple changes in lifestyle and bringing about stress management in life can have miraculous help in quitting smoking addiction. I hope that you quit smoking in the near future and resume a healthy life. Take care
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Sir I am 45 years old I have cholesterol for fast five years and my level of cholesterol is 368 sir I feel that my joints ache at the night and I not able to work properly in office sometimes I feel unconscious and I have slept in my office it self can you help me out regarding my regular exercises so that I can cure as soon as possible.

MBBS, MD - Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine Specialist, Faridabad
Sir I am 45 years old I have cholesterol for fast five years and my level of cholesterol is 368 sir I feel that my jo...
For control high cholesterol eat whole grain foods, green veg., juice, plenty of water at least 8 glass of water in a day. Avoid high cholesterol foods, oily, fatty, junk, fast foods, foods from out sided, Go for walk daily, do yoga, cycling, any good exercise, avoid stress, try to take good sleep at night. Checkup your body by blood tests and physical examination at regular time.
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I am male 32 years old from last 2 months I have bp problem 150/90 I don't have sugar and all medical reports are in normal now I am using telma 20 mg tab morning is there any chance to reduce bp with out medicine my weight is 87 kg please advise me.

BHMS
Homeopath, Moradabad
I am male 32 years old from last 2 months I have bp problem 150/90 I don't have sugar and all medical reports are in ...
Drink 3 litres water per day take simple curd a bowl bd and take a gourd peel it and cut in pieces den pour in 2 glass of water and boiled it wen 1 glass water remains even seives the water in a glass and drink it luke warm 3 tyms in a week granted bp lowers.
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I was suffered heart problem, done angiogram on 1995. Single vessel disease detected. Continue medicine Enalapril0. 5 till date. No problem now .Shall I go for check up ,where I had done angio at Vellore .Please suggest me . Zarina Age-45 yrs.

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
I was suffered heart problem, done angiogram on 1995. Single vessel disease detected. Continue medicine Enalapril0. 5...
You can get non invasive cardiac ct scan of heart which is as effective as angiography but not traumatic, less time in hospital-only few hours & costs less -8000/- only. Good to know about your progress after stent. Keep it up. Scan is to know the present status of heart.
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