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When Do Tetanus Symptoms Show Up After An Injury
Immediately to : Several days later. This is a soft tissue injury to the neck. It is primarily muscular in nature. Sometimes, neck pain can originate from a more severe degree even several weeks later when a disc can be injured initially, and then herniates over a subsequent period of time someimes just beginning as a stiffness after an accident. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How to know when do the symptoms of hiv/aids infection show up shortly after you have been infected?
Early HIV symptoms: If one gets symptoms early in their infection with HIV it is in general like getting the flu. One has a severe fatigue. But, please remember and learn that if one has a high risk exposure the infection can be prevented. Post exposure prophylaxis (pep) can be initiated within 72 hours of exposure and the efficacy of this prevention technique can lower the risk of infection up to 2000 percent. ...Read more
Can hives from reacting to medicine show up days after taking it or do they have to show up within hours?
Sometimes: the allergic reaction involving skin is DELAYED however if previously "sensitized" (exposed to the allergen with a delayed response in the past) the reaction can not only be immediate it can involve the airways and result in a dangerous reaction (anaphylaxis) ! Hope this is helpful Dr Z ...Read more
Is it likely to have MS no symptoms. Then at 40 yrs old it wakes up after car accident ? All of a sudden after accident I have it. Have MRI will show.
Suspicious for Lyme: Many diagnosed with MS have Lyme disease that mimics MS or aggravates it. Lyme can lie dormant in a healthy person and with the stress of an accident can suddenly become very active. MRI's of those with Lyme can look like MS. See http://tinyurl.com/ofaclgs and http://tinyurl.com/jqglavq and http://www.betterhealthguy.com/lyme/testing If you have Lyme then treating it can be very helpful. ...Read more
Can a concussion cause you to go blind 2 months after having it and can a hematomo show up two months later?
If you get rabies and don't notice the symptoms which show up months later is it too late by then?
Need more details: Many times, the minor symptoms after trauma appear a few days after the accident. But it really depends on what happened. In minor trauma, t may be muscular aches and pains which tend to show up a day or two later. If the accident was more severe, like a car crash, back pain can be a sign of internal injuries. In this case, you should see your doctor soon to have it checked. ...Read more
Some mornings 1minute after waking up. I get an abdominal cramp(as if you need to go to the bathroom) that resolves alone after about 30 seconds?
Irritability reflex: This may be a mild manifestation of an irritability of the bowel as a responsive reflex To awakening. If you're not experiencing urgent loose bowel movements as a result and are fine the rest of the time, I wouldn't be concerned about this symptom. For further concerns consult a gastroenterologist. ...Read more
Cancer symptoms: The growth rate for different types of cancer differ widely. Some cancers are believed to be present for years before symptoms appear, while others in sensitive locations appear very early. Rapidly growing tumors in sensitive locations may appear very soon after starting. Most throat cancers are squamous cancers which grow more slowly so many months might pass before sx. ...Read more
DX'D with arthritis of hip. sometimes very bad pain when walking/stairs, but never when jogging up to 90 minutes a day. Do I need further testing?
8 days after head hit ground. No loc or confusion. Unwell for several days cleared by doc no need for scan. Back of skull still hurts how long bone to heal. Can i work normally or do I have to rest?
How long after an acute pancreatitis attack do I have to get blood tests done to confirm? Pain not as bad after 1 week, will levels be elevated still?
Swelling in foot after a fracture/ORIF- what does it mean if it continues beyond 8 weeks? Does it mean injury still present and you need to take care?
Varies: The fracture should just be healing up at 8 weeks, and some degree of swelling and discomfort can be " normal" up to another 6 weeks or so; particularly if your symptoms are gradually improving. If your symptoms are getting worse, that is concerning for a problem such as a delayed or nonunion and I would discuss with your surgeon. Make sure you are not doing too much as well. ...Read more
Gas: Only gas can accumulate fast enough ("within minutes") to be as you describe. ...Read more
Injuries did not heal from a car accident got worse. Have multiple symptoms and stuff go wrong. Do not know who to see for a full evaluation of injury?
ER or Ortho: You didn't say how long ago the accident was, but if not months, then should go to er for access to imaging and specialists that may be appropriate to care for you should any injuries be discovered that were not found initially. Otherwise, can see an orthopedist as good place to start for eval. ...Read more
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