I know we have Google and other stuff to check some symptoms Before we consult with taiwanese doctors.
And sometimes we are frustrated if even with Google they can’t understand you or even worst, YOU don’t understand what the heck they diagnosed you.
So how about if this Topic becomes the “ Is there a Doctor in the Plane!? kind of reason.
Hoping that people with experience and knowledge in medicine, mental and other issues related to health can contribute with their review/ pre diagnose or double check if taiwanese doctor diagnose is “OK” ?!
Yesterday I was under so much stress at one point cuz I received 2 terrible news while i was having a angry stress day at job. When i was at home I learn that my aunt that i love as a 2nd mom passed away and then my bro call me to tell me that mom is getting worst ( she has alzhairmer and is in the violent stage)
All that mix gave me a breakdown to the point I almost pass out and couldnt even breathe. From that moment i got a big headache, that even after i calmdown I still had it till this day.
Today the pain became only a pressure sensation in my right side of head and feel my right ear kind of clogged.
Now here’s the weird part: I started to feel a fluid coming out of my nose, also right nostril.
Feels like when sometime bleed from the nose, u cannot snort it or stop it.
The liquid that comes out is like water density and almost transparent, but with a yellow tone ( like piss)
Moments later again felt dizzy and nauseous . I immediately went to the near hospital . On my way i was google the symptoms and the more likely i found was CSF leaking .
Anyway, once i arrived and tried to explain , at the end told me it was nothing if i didnt hit my head and “probably” is just Sinusitis . I dont have problems breathing, cought or clogged nose or previous headache to consider it Sinusitis
Now that Im at home, the liquid still coming out from my nose, only when i lean foward. Not when in standing straight.
Here a picture of the white tissue and the yellow water liquid from my nose, I know it might be disgusting but… for the name of medicine.
IMO, it’d be a bit unwise for anyone to expect confirmation of a medical diagnosis over the internet (and a bit irresponsible for a doctor to attempt to provide it without an actual consultation or full details).
People do sometimes discuss particular health issues on here and other forums (certain subreddits, for example) though, but a dedicated Forumosa thread…might not be the best place for seeking medical advice, I think.
I know, but we not always take any advice at 100% . This topic is to feel more “at home” like when u consult to a the doctor of your family etc. To guide you the steps or which clinic / specialist you should go
I went to the hospital with chest pains the other day. They told me to check my blood pressure. It was high. Then while I was waiting, they hooked me up to an ekg. That made me feel nervous and showed I have a very fast heartbeat. Maybe because I was nervous?
Anyway, I went to see the doc(famous apparently).
I say see, but I was sitting 10 meters away and he was behind a perspex screen.
He asked what’s up?
Me: I had pressure in my chest and now I’m having sharp pains in my chest.
Him: your blood pressure is too high and your heart rate is abnormal.
Him: I don’t know what that pain is but you have two choices. We do more tests or I give you medicine.
Me: what is the medicine for?
Him: Pain meds
Me: I’ll do the tests.
Him: they will be with a different doctor. Three month waiting list to see me.
Me: oh, that’s a shame.
Main point: if you are worried, see another doctor