Answers in 'Critical care'
1 normal, 2 borderline ecgs, no prolonged QT, normal sinus rhythm, completely normal echocardiogram. worried about ecgs. doctor not concerned. 19yr.
25yr old female, DDD with L4-L5 bulging & dehydrated disc, Bertolotti's Syndrome, PFD. Help, now have Urinary Urgency! Have had 2 negative UTI test.
2 years ago I was on Zyprexa. It caused tingling in my lower legs and feet when walking. Climbing up & downstairs I had leg weakness. Guillain-Barre?
3 year old Daughter has been sick for 2 days. I just did a home utility test on he, I'm worried I waited to long. What is risk for sepsis?
30% heart function after heart attack 10::15::16; age 69 white male in USA. Prognosis?
89 yr old in hospital on aspirin clopidogrel and
warfarin for stroke and heart attack
has had another stroke and blockage seen on Brain scan and swelling left side of brain how come while on so many thinners is it possible?
89 yr male ,stroke and heart attack Why would the Hospital Doc need to add. a anticoagulant to asprin and clopidogrel instead of Dofetilide for Afib?
An 89 yr male had heart attack 1mth after stroke he is in Afib taking clopidogrel aspirin.Hospital doctor wants to give a third anti-Coagulation,Risk?
Bilateral terminal hydrosalpinx with localised spill in right side and minimal spill in left side means in hsg report ?
Blood tests showed sodium 141, potassium 4, chloride 99, bicarb 22 which gives me a high anion gap of 24. As I am fatigued could this indicate cancer?
Can Adderall really cause sudden death as some studies suggest? If so, how likely is this to happen in a healthy individual taking it as prescribed?
Can I wear a tampon if I have a virus? Online it said that Toxic Shock Syndrome is associated w:: the flu& viral infections but that's all I could find
Can heat production in the oven part of the stove cause carbon monoxide poisoning?
Can frostbite spread when you've gotten out of the cold?
Can taking one Metaformin cause lactic acidosis?
Can moderate pulmonary hypertension cause pale white nails? Even if I eat well?
Can cooking food from a packet that has fallen on the floor cause food poisoning if cooked on low heat? If you handle the food after touching packet?
Can a local skin reaction from a vaccine turn anaphylactic days later? Or am I likely in the clear?
Chronic narrow pulse pressure a clue or something to be concerned about? 24yr woman been going to the doctor for lots of symptoms and they suspect AI.
Can clarithromycin increase risk of sepsis? since more bacteria is killed and endotoxins are released
Can u have kidney failure bec of urination frequency while ur kidney ultrasound resulted to normal and creatinine result is low? Appreciate help.
Could I have had a heart attack despite a normal MRI?
Can you be a silent carrrier of bacterial meningitis longer than one year?
Do all Tia's cause brain changes on MRI or ct scans? I just went through stroke sym.the ER then TPA ICU no changes on MRI or ct .I have symp.again?
Does white blood cells digest or alter the endotoxins released by bacteria lysis during phagocytosis?
For how long do people with end stage cystic fibrosis usually survive after a lung transplant?
Finished iv antibiotic 7 days. was supposed to do 14 for bacteremia sepsis. ive been home for 8 days and feel fine. will it come back,if so when?
For acidity or hyperacidity, Ayurveda says to avoid foods that contain tartaric acid, citric acid, lactic acid, does this make sense?
Hello, today my mother went into the emergency room she's 42 and she still has her menstural cycle, and she was really weak from blood loss.
Husband (31) had bacterial meningitis in 2015. Now he has aortic valve regurgitation. No other problems. Maybe the bacteria attacked the aortic valve?
Have several bumps on legs that aren't that itchy as well as "scrapes" along side of knee. Could this be poison ivy::Oak? New Bumps are showing up too
Had anaphylaxis 2 wks ago for beef allergy. Was treated at ER after BP dropped, all body hives, and fluid in lungs. Still itching, no hives. Normal?
How many mg of caffeine is enough to induce a dangerous arrhythmia within a 24 hour period?
How much do you have to breathe to cause problems from oxygen toxicity? Is it possible to breathe enough, by yourself, to cause an issue? Maybe through hyperventilation as a result of anxiety?
Husband had bacteremia sepsis,took 7 out of recommended 14 day IV antibiotic. whats the chance of infection coming back since he stopped a week early.
Hi. This is probably a silly question. Can smoking 2 rolled tobbacco sigarettes in a row cause nicotin poisoning? Or is this just irrational fear?
Husband thinks he has poison ivy in mouth and around nose and eyes what do i do.
How can you detect blood poisoning from abscessed teeth?
Is it possible to develop septic shock or another infection after inserting a cold hot dog into the rectum? We already did it. just curious.
Is it possible to develop septic shock from a cold hotdog inserted into the rectum? What if you went to the bathroom immediately after?
I have always had perfect, or a little low blood pressure, still do, is it still possible for me to have blocked arteries in my heart?
I am experiencing lip blister and sunburn. How do I treat my lip blisters and are they caused by the sun poisoning?
Is artificial breathing a must with no blood leakage in brain? 84 years old, not moving her left side due to high blood pressure. Does she have pain?
Is a root canal safe to do one week before aortic valve replacement? Or better to wait 6 months after surgery?
I have had SVT episodes for years, last night was different...I was dripping sweat, and tightness @my jaw and neck....Are those signs of Heart Attack?
I have been throwin up since about 2.am. liquid dairrhea. hot and cold spells. quiet dizzy. trying to drink water but won't stay down. food poisoning? Went out for dinner last night .. felt fine then .
I take celexa 40mg on regular. I was prescribed hydroxyzine hcl 25mg for itching due to bad case of poison oak. I am having sudden squeezing pain thro?
I am experiencing soreness or burning inside of mouth and itchy rash on my leg, I believe I may have gotten poison ivy on my leg and scratched it before noticing what it was and maybe I got it on my mouth. Anything I can do to help relieve my mouth?
I typically have a normal blood pressure ranging from 120:: 80 to 105::70 oxygen & bpm good bit pulse pressure 20-25. Cause for serious concern?
I have poison ivy on my cheek, lip, forehead, arms, abdomen, and genitals..Do i need to go to the emergency room?
I consider my self to be healthy, but I occasionally feel light headed, dizzy and feel like I'm going to faint. I wondered if it's low blood pressure or signs of diabetes. Should I schedule an appointment with my doctor?
Light headed, fatigued, dizzine
I'm 56; was diagnosed with bicuspid valve in 2010, a few mths. after the tragic sudden death (car accident) of my middle son-thought I was just over f?
Is the pulm. HTN of 42,57 mmHg is ok? My alternative Dr said it's normal and I didn't need any test, he made me really mad and doesn't listen too
I was in the hospital for 8 days with strep, which turned to toxic shock and influenza,sepsis,2 types of pneumonia. 1month, still coughing.how long??
I was prescribed Lamictal today; I have Eczema. How will I know the difference between and Stevens-Johnson Syndrome? Do I have to go to the ER?
In ICU Jan 2016 - toxic granulation, NRBC .3, atyp lymphs 6%. No diagnosis. May 2017 admitted w:: naus::Vom. WBC 3.4, RBC 3.6, hgb 8. Any link?
I am planning to take inderal for anxiety. Will it work only against stress hormones or adrenaline,so, it will not cause low blood pressure that fast?
I have brief spikes in my blood pressure from SVT. Is this spike in blood pressure dangerous?
I have a mild heart attack 2 years ago. I recovered wonderfully I have follow up stress test with thallium. The test came back great. however I have b?
I am experiencing rapid heart rate, slow heart rate and nausea (severity: mild). Heart rate from 36-123 in last 10 minutes while laying down in bed.
Is an echocardiogram enough to determine if one has congestive heart failure?
I went to the doctor yesterday because I have poison ivy on 90% of my body. I was given a shot and some steroids. Now my stomach::Throat hurt today WHY?
I have aches in left leg, different places mainly in the front of the lower leg and knee, no swelling and not hot to touch. My mother thinks DVT?
I have really bad anxiety but Recently I can't shake the feeling like I'm about to have a heart attack because my left arm hurts to touch and move and sometimes my left breast hurts what should I do?
Is the poison harmful,even tho I'm not allergic to bee sting?
If a male 89 has a heart attack is in ICU
with low blood pressure has had Blood thinners should there be operation at some point for heart blockage?
If I have a history of mild allergic reaction to being in water and some milder anaphylaxis symptoms(hives,rash,swelling,cough)do I need to get help?
My kids have been told LIES about me, now they believe them. ex hus, his new fam, all wrecked my relationship. Kids are adults now, help. We are ruine?
My stomach muscles are sore from vomiting and dehydration what's the best thing for it?
On ECG can QTC be higher if heart rate is lower?My HR was 59 QTC 416. I am a 29 year old male. ECG is otherwise normal.
Patient 89yr old on Dopermine and Tramadol for low blood pressure in hospital a good with COPD
And adding a third thinner Coagulation forAfib ok?
Pain in chest,throat,jaw,nape,strong bitter taste,numbing left arm,stomach ache, nausea,feeling of want to poop. Heart attack or acid reflux?confused.
Twice pulmonary embolism.Ongoing burning pain in chest. Can't breath deeply. very sore when trying to breathe. Cold fever and severe headache. Nauseas?
The Hunzas eat 200x the amount of Vitamin B17 that we eat - yet they are cancer free & NO incidences of cyanide poisoning ! How do you explain that ?
Told I have sinus arrhythmia. Told not to worry about it. But others tell me it's dangerous. I'm scared. My doctors won't send me for further tests. ?
What is pulmonary fibrosis?
What's is the risk of Metaformin and lactic acidosis?I have had a few kidney infections and stones over the years.Is it safe for me?thanks
What can cause mild ileitis in the terminal ilieum?
What is the definition or description of: Septic shock?
Would invega 234mg monthly cause brain damage to a person without schizophrenia? just a normal person? because i think this is happening to me
What is the definition or description of: Interstitial lung disease?
What is the definition or description of: Japanese encephalitis?
When trimming my toenails about two weeks ago, I cut my big toe nail very short now I see a pink line. could it be Bacterial Endocarditis or trauma?
What does antroseptal T wave changes on a 33 year old female with RTA (kidney disorder) mean?
Why can orogastric intubation cause heart arrhythmia?
I'm a medical student and I can't find the answer
Sorry if it's not the right place for asking
What are my dad's risks if his mother died of a heart attack at 39 (his age now) and he has extremely low cholesterol (74:42) and high BP?
What is the definition or description of: Inherited emphysema?
When endotoxin is inside the phagocyte after bacteria is killed, can the phagocyte alter the endotoxin's effect on body's immune response?
What to do if patient hypovolemic doesn't respond to IV fluids?
What is the definition or description of: Cheyne Stokes respiration?
Warafin clopidogrel aspirin given Hospital patient 89yrs has COPD stroke and heart attack will need limit Vegetables high chance of bleed?
What can I do about a long terminal diagnosis? How can I cope?
What are the treatments for Avian Flu?
What is the definition or description of: Pulmonary fibrosis?
What is the definition or description of: Brain injury?
What is the definition or description of: Coronary spasms?
Why does the heart have a separate circulatory system and what circulatory system is effected by a heart attack?
What is the definition or description of: Heart attack?
What is the definition or description of: Toxemia?
What is the definition or description of: Cardiac tamponade?