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How Can You Tell The Extent Of An Electric Shock Injury
A condition in which a person cannot circulate enough blood (carrying oxygen and nutrients) to the vital organs in the body. If shock persists, various parts of the body will stop working, and the person will die. Causes of shock include injuries, excessive bleeding, heart failure, infections, chemical imbalances, ...Read more
Your Emotional Health is Precious!
Traumatic events leading to Shock State:
• Natural Disasters
• Death of family member or a friend
• Murder of a loved one
• Witnessing a death
• Severe Physical and Sexual Abuse
• Involved in a serious Accident
• Finding out about a serious Illness
• Suddenly being informed about Divorce
Shock state can be debilitating. Please see a Psychiatrist ...Read more
How serious of an injury is multiple stabs to the bicep? Additionally, specifically what kind of damage can this cause?
No head trauma: Shouldn't really be confused. Radiating pains into the arm (singular) suggests pinched nerve. Concussive symptoms are grouped into: 1) cognitive; foggy, concentration, memory issues 2)somatic; headaches, dizziness, nausea, light sensitive 3)mood; irritability, anxiety, sadness 4)sleep disturbance including too much/too little. Again, not too much alike. ...Read more
Depends: That my friend is the million dollar question. Sometimes the trauma is great and sometimes very little trauma will cause a bleed. Bleeds are increased with persons that take blood thinners. Most of the time the trauma is easily to discern, but sometime the bleed is latent and no cause can be found. ...Read more
What are the symptoms of a sagittal band injury and how can you tell if you have one? What do doctors do to determine injuries of the knuckle?
Self - care: I am sorry for your loss. Shock is one of the stages of grieving. You will likely experience other feelings as your grieving progresses. It is important to allow yourself to feel the feelings as they come up. It is painful but a necessity. Encourage you to share with friends, family or clergy. If a person becomes 'stuck' then counseling is an option. Take good care of yourself. Get 8 hours of. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Forceps brain injury: Usually would not result in br injury, also count in time duration from full dilation to forceps use. Difficulty from forcep delivery add up to total trauma + times suffering low oxygenation. Symptoms would not appear till late if just cognitive weakness, if physical trauma-brain bleed sx would be immediate (reflexes + respiration adequacy + tonus of muscles..). ...Read more
Can severe trauma to the visual cortex of the brain be cured by a transplant or any kind of surgery to restore eyesight?
Unfortunately: There is no treatment for this.Get a more detailed answer ›
Difficult to answer : This question, unfortunately, can not be simply answered in the space allowed here. There are many types of knee injuries affecting bone, ligaments, cartilage, tendons, blood vessels and the lining of the knee. Determining the cause requires training and experience and a variety of possible testing modalities like x-ray, mri, ct and ultrasound. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Cavovarus feet : High arched feet with heels that tend to be tilted medially ( varus heel with cavus foot) puts the foot in a position that makes it much easier to roll the ankle inward on the lateral side , which is the most common form of ankle sprain/ they make cvus foot orthotics which may help but some people need surg to re align the heel which can be very helpful/ also high heel are a risk. ...Read more
Sensitive are: The occipital bone houses the exit of the medulla, which controls functions like breathing & hear rate. It also protects the cerebellum, which coordinates motor function, as well as the visual cortex.. Hemorrhage or crush in these area has a high chance of causing major, irreversible brain injury. They are tight spaces in the brain and do not tolerate swelling/injury etc. ...Read more
Orthopedic surgeon: Orthopedic surgeons are the physician of choice for shoulder injuries. Their specialized surgical training allows them a unique ability to care for diseases and injuries not only of the shoulder but also all the bones of the body. Through careful examination and x-ray/mri/ct scans, shoulder as well as other joint problems can be identified and a treatment plan developed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How can you tell the difference between inflammation from jra and inflammation from a injury on mri? How can you detect jra on mri?
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