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Previously diagnosed with bipolar/ADHD. numerous meds.

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previously diagnosed with bipolar/ADHD. numerous meds. condition untreated for last 3+ years. (no med) In that time my health is deteriorating. 46 yr old male. C2 spinal fusion in '90. my feet swollen, hands very sensitive to temp, constantly dropping things. obviously many doc appts ahead of me, i dont make them all, example bloodtest , few days later x-rays, scheduled for concussion & test called IMPACT(?) . Would like to DNA test for anti-depressant. 2 years ago i had been on adderall successfully for most my adult life. any logic in seeing doc , perscribe medicine for a month while tests r completed. apologize if thismakes lil sense
JA: Is this a time sensitive issue? What type of specimen are they testing?
Customer: not time sensitive, sleep 4-7 days. between spinal fusion being inactive. problem has snowballed. pain in shoulder, hands feet is overwhelming anymore. just a note: i wont take opiates, dont drink.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: no allergies... no
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Kaushik replied 8 months ago.


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