Answers in 'Allergy and immunology'
How can you get rid of all allergies permanently so you're not anaphylaxis or allergic to it anymore is there a cure to get rid of it forever I'm curious?
25::26 weeks pregnant. Overweight when I became pregnant, now considered obese. Autoimmune thyroid disease controlled. Borderline blood pressure. Should I be seeing a maternal fetal specialist or a regular obgyn?
2 months after oral have soft bump on hard pallate, painful. Bumps above tonsil. Have hpv shot. Clear fluid bubbles on gums occasionally. Hoarse voice and itchy throat. Not infection(been tested) jaw pain+ear ache drainage on throat frequently?
2 weeks after unprotected sex with female. I lost my voice (not soar), mild flu like symptoms, then a few days later developed conjunctivitis. Hiv?
39, 25 weeks pregnant, overweight when I became pregnant, now considered obese. Autoimmune hypothyroid, borderline blood pressure. Needed to add will need 4th c::S this time. Should I request to be seen by maternal fetal specialist or continue with OB?
Also have high thyroid antibodies and my mom has Hashimoto?
All antibody tests negative at around the 10 week mark except for RNA PCR test which says RNA detected, below 20 copies::Ml instead of undetected.
Bug bite that has swollen rapidly-- how do I treat it?
Being treated for hypothyroid after case of thyroiditis. TSH was 94+ at last check. Urine-protein, blood & bilirubin & creat 1.39. EGFR 45. Weight gain, blurry vision also. Ideas?
Constant head pressure that will not go away. Currently on midrodine::Promethazine. Diagnosed with allergic rhinitis. Nothing works. What could it be?
Cmv igG ab came at 0.76 (high) and HSV I IgG at 33.50 (high) everything else normal. Is this bad? Do I have HIV even tho I tested negative for it.
Can you get edema from poison ivy? If so, how do we treat it. He has had poison ivy for 2 weeks. Just finished prednisone 2 days ago.
CMV igm pos. Igg neg. numbness tingling eye floaters rashes. All other infectious disease neg.Can CMV cause all this? 27 year old male. Help! Thanks!
Can you have a positive anti-DNA result with a negative IgG result?
Could I still have type 2 autoimmune pancreatitis with a negative IgG4 but a positive ANA?
Can bacteremia remain in the bloodstream for quite a while until one day the immune system becomes weaker and then cause sepsis?
Do I see a sinus doctor of ear nose and throat doctor of post nasal drip that is constant thank you?
Diagnosed with clymydia, took a gram of azithromycin. Week::2 week I still feel" sore urethra " no discharge. Worried about hiv-Took test 2::3 week neg?
Dr said that I needed a 12% improvement on methacholine test for asthma diagnosis. Is this number arbitrary? Can I still have asthma if negative?
Does lactose intolerance cause migraines? If not, is it possible to have problems with milk and ice cream but not cheese?
Eczema around a 2 mm brown normal mole. thought it was a meyerson's Nevi. The eczema cleared but noticed months later the mole is ligher? same shape.
Exposed to parents' secondhand smoke until about 5-6 years old. Then they quit. I never smoked.Am I at high risk of lung cancer? No family history.
Endoscopic sinus surgery in 4 weeks. Could I get a tattoo on my shoulder now?
Got Kenalog shot 2 wks ago due to severe poison ivy reaction. Period has started. Is it safe to take ibuprofen for cramps now or not because of shot?
Had vry svr poison ivy that started almst 4 wks ago. Rash mostly faded w::Help of steroid shot & OTC remedies, but still have some itchy spots. Normal?
Hives all over my body from back of my neck down to my ankles and everywhere in between since yesterday now I have chills but no fever-sprayed benadry?
How long after taking Tylenol 3, would I be able to take hydroxyzine 25 mg for anxiety? Thanks.
Had inflammation w::Bad poison ivy rash. Redness::Inflammation gone now, but still feels like there is fluid beneath the skin. Why? How long to go away?
Have had trouble taking a full breath in for ~ 1 week. Went to urgent care and got Predisone, Advair, and Z-pack, but nothing is helping. Slight cough now. Went for a chest xray and NP at urgent care said it looks clear. Never smoked. Lung cancer?
Have insect bites with initial round irritated sites and one 10cm long trailing red line emanating from each. Would this be a parasite or blood infec?
Can i take 1 waldryl severe allergy and sinus headache when yesterday i took 1 zoloft 50 mg at 11:00p.m. because i woke up with nose allergy.
Hay fever,cough with mucous, sore painful throat, hoarse voice,nasal congestion, itchy ears. Which is better,
benadryl or Allegra?
Is a flu like feeling a symptom of lymphoma (Hodgkin,non hodgkin)? Also got a lump in armpit near breast and some itching all over my body. I'm scared
I have four bumps on my right leg that don't itch but are in a line and are small pinkish and clearer in the center. Is it a bug bite or razor burn?
I developed burning mouth syndrome after tooth extraction::Bone graft. it's been 4 months.will it ever go away?what could be cause?
I was tested for food allergies and came back with a corn gluten allergy:: intolerance but corn is ok. What is corn gluten and what is it found in?
I have post nasal drip. It has caused my throat to be very sore and its hard to swallow. I'm wondering how long it may last. Thanks!
I am 25 weeks pregnant, i have had a really itchy throat for a couple of months now i do have hayfever is there anything i can do to treat it?
Is it ok to take singular and loratadine together?
In place of avil 25 is their any substitute medicine i can use?
I had tb of the right ankle 2 years ago.
Is it okay to take dexamethasone-4mg; 20 pieces for alternating days for my throat and allergy problem?
Itchy, red , bumps with a blister top. The liquid inside is clear. Some are big, some are small. All bumps are on feet,angles and calfs.
I took Tramadol last night and night before. Is it safe to take a Benadryl tonight with Tramadol in my system?
I keep coughing and sometimes I'll cough so bad I throw up just a little bit. Can this cause brain bleed? Also gives me head aches. Think it's just cold or allergies always tickle in my throat
I've been trying to get pregnant and I am currently taking Zantac(acid reflux) and Benadryl. Could these medications keep me from conceiving? Thanks!
Ive been living in an apartment with black mold and i have asthma im also allergic to mold and mildew?
I know anticholinergic medications have bad effects on cognition in the elderly. Do these effects reverse after discontinuation? If so, how long does it take to return to baseline cognitive function
I have moderate diverticulosis, gastritis, celiac disease, and lactose intolerance. How do increase fiber in my diet besides taking Metamucil?
I had my only casual sex in Nov '16. 2 wks later I tested -ve for HIV. Last wk, I retested -ve for HIV again. Can I possibly still pass HIV to anyone?
I wasgiven dexamethasone4mg for my throat and allergy problem. I had TB of the bones 2 yrs ago. Can the one pill I took last night reactivate my TB?
Is it possible to have a food allergey and only get hives on your arms and not all over?
I'm have severe nasal congestion as a result of my cold.I've used so many nasal spray, rynex, and more.But nothing helps and I can't sleep cause of it?
I once washed my penis using tap water from public toilet. Do I have a chance to get hiv if the water or the tap was contaminated?
I have had a chronic cough and my doctor told me to take Zyrtec twice a day, and I'm concerned that it is too much for me to take?
I always have a cough after really tough cardio. It's a dry cough without wheezing, and often lasts for several hours after I'm done exercising. I work out indoors, so I don't think it's from pollution. No hx of asthma.What causes this?
I get insect bites regularly and it itches and is a large red mango sized hard lump it gets bigger each day and lasts for one week what bite is it and?
I used Permethrin 5% 10 days ago and 3 days ago. I got new itchy bumps after 2d application. I wash diligently. When should I try a third application?
I have been having a lot of symptoms such as abdominal pain a few hours after eating, extreme fatigue and bloating, pain on lower right quadrant, occasional canker sores, leg edema, excessive gas, occasional diarrhea. I had a small bowel follow thoug?
I am scheduled for chiari decompression surgery? What is the success rate and what concerns should I have receiving anesthesia and being asthmatic?
Is it safe to continue use of probiotics while on steriods for asthma?
I know HIV 4th gen can test HIV at 14days. But I tested it at 4hrs before the exact 14days mark. Will it cause the test to get the wrong results?
I have an itch all over. No visible bumps or rash. Use sent free everything. Haven't changed anything. I have been unusually tired but not really bad?
I am 39 yrs old with systemic lupus, last night my nose has a clear stream just drippng, my eyes are red and dry, i checked pollen count and it 2.2 so?
I have a really itchy area above my anus. It has been like this on and off for about a week. there is now a sore spot where it is has a bit of pus and rash from scratching. What can I put on it?
I got stung by a wasp 2 days ago on the back of both ankles, and the itching & swelling Is getting worse even when taking Benadryl. Should I go to ER?
I have a pretty bad cold but I am allergic to cough medications. What are some alternative methods to help cough?
I went to the ER today for an asthma attack and told to follow up with my PCP within 2 days. What's the reason for this? I have asthma meds.
I was told that I have exercise induced asthma and I want to join the army so im curious if I can outgrow it. I have an inhaler but do not use it.
If I'm getting transient petechiae on an arm::Leg from an antihistamine taken for my chronic hives, should I change the kind of antihistamine or can I keep taking the same one?
I had unprotected insertive oral with sex worker 2weeks ago. I'm having loose stools for 10days plus. Is that a sign of HIV?
I think i have cobblestoning throat and i want to know what caused that.. and how to gt rid of it?
I seem to be developing petechiae that come and go on my right::Left arm::Leg from taking an antihistamine. Is it ok to keep taking this antihistamine?
I have what looks like bug bites on my arm and has been there for about a month and Benadryl makes them smaller till it wears off. Any idea what it is?
I have had some insect bites on my lower legs. They have itched for 8 weeks. Not massivly swollen . Just small red lumps. Why wont they heal ?
I am experiencing ear pressure. The following also describe me: Ear ache, Aching muscles, and Nasal congestion. What should I do? I was on an antibiotic last week for an acute sinus infection. Is this related?
I have been taking Flonase sensimist for the past 3 days and just realized that I've been taking too many doses; 3-4 doses daily. Panicking!
I was taking 2mg Clonazepam since96 and doctor put me on vistaril 25mg will I be ok switching over with no problems. It's 25mgs 3 times a day as needed?
I've 16 years old , I've these horrible painful::Itchy red bumps in thighs , under armpits , legs , foot , hands everywhere I'm tired of it ! Help me!!
My asthma is variable due to stress and environment. If stressedthe left side of my chest hurts,and onlyThe left side.Is this an outcome of asthma?
My doc cant find problem.My penis an testicls is really itchy.effects my wife also being itchy.prescribed ketoconazole wash and terbinafine no result?
My daughter is almost 10 months and has a rash on her back. It looks like a heat rash, no redness. I meant to grab the hydrocortisone cream, but I applied the benadryl cream on accident. I immediately washed it off using baby wash and water. ?
My doctor said I don't have an ear infection, but he prescribed to me SUDOGEST, CETIRIZINE, and FLUCTICASONE. Do these help the wave sound that I hear?
Muscle Biopsy Results Meaning? rare chronic inflammatory
cells, composed of CD3::Cd8 positive T-lymphocytes and CD68 positive macrophages.
My antiphosphatidylserine antibodies IgM and IgG are consistently high, but the ACL abs are borderline. Do I truly have APS? I'm 4.5 weeks pregnant.
Recently had sex with girl. Sore showed up on tip of tongue that I thought was a canker sore. There are white sores on throat and tonsils. Tonsils and throat are swollen. Nothing on genitalia though. Is this more likely straight herpes or tonsillitis?
Social drinker but when i do i get congested and always have sinus headache. heard antihistimine prevent this. is it safe to take before? which one?
Tested for HIV 4th gen after18.104.22.168.7.8 months after unprotect sex with a poz gay who is not on med.. Im also negative for all std's, Need more tests?
What effect, if any, might a corticosteroid injection have on the digestive system and gut bacteria?
What is the risk of HIV from stepping on a hypodermic needle? Also would you feel it pierce your skin?
Will fluticasone propionate usp affect my Nexplanon implant?
Whats the best approach to ask a doctor for a prescription of hydroxyzine for anxiety ?
What is a natural, effective way to treat seasonal allergies? I've been taking Benadryl at night for post nasal drip. I'm also taking Flonase daily. I find my allergies are much worse in the evening.
What does there is a mucous retention cyst and mucousal edema in antrum of right maxillary sinus mean? All other sinus pnuematized. Bad infection?
When I eat green vegetables I get sharp burning pains in my stomach (not regular stomach ache::No digestive upset) lasting 2+ hours. Possible allergy?
Which antihistamine would you recommend for allergy induced sore throat? Thank you!
Work in health field. Touch a hiv::Hep patient towel with blood and then licked finger to open a bag. Immediately brushed teeth. Am I at risk?
Would scleroderma or another autoimmune disease cause a lumpy::Bumpy texture underneath the skin all over? Can only feel, not see.
What are the most common eczema triggers? Could a severe reaction to poison ivy trigger an eczema flare after::In addition to the allergic rash?
Why is igm elevated in primary biliary cirrhosis (cholangitis)?
Whenever I go into water(shower,pool,lake)I get hives and welts throughout body.They can be itchy sometimes.Whats causing this&how do I stop it?thanks