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15yr old male,Adrenal pheochromocytoma with liver and lung metastasis.MIBG nuclide positive. is there’s any effective therapy besides chemo?
3 years after Novasure ablation extreme lower abdominal pain (left). Feels like pain is building for about 10 hours then suddenly stops. Not every mon?
After having a gallbladder removal how long I have to wait to return to work & having sexual relations ?
A 50 yr-old male patient has liver cancer, used to take Sorafenib.he couldn't take it anymore because of the heavy side effect. Is PD-1 suitable for him?
Burning with urination and lower abdominal pain, back pain. Pelvic exams are fine, ultrasound, and urine are fine. No nasty smelly discharge. Pid?
Can acid reflux worsen by taking biotin, b12, omega 3 fish tabs. vitamin k2 , buffered vitamin c,vitamin d3 have Barrett's Esophagus and a hernia.
Could I have appendicitis? I had a light pain in my ribs and gose into my back and the left side rarely
Can i get pregnant after a incitional hernia surgery or can i wait to have a baby that's when it can be repaired?
Can i get pregnant after a hernia surgery or can i wait to have a baby that's when it can be repaired?
Can I use a glycerin suppository if I have Diverticulitis. Just plain glycerin.
Can I use hemorrhoid suppositories if I have high bp and taking meds ? The back of the box says ask a dr first . What should I look out for?
Can a hemorrhoid be pooped out?
Can kidney stones mimic the same symptoms of appendicitis? I got blood dream and WBC is normal and they think it's kidney stones.
Diagnosed with pancreatitis Wednesday. Labs normal yesterday. But I still have symptoms. CT and X-ray scans are normal. Never drank and don't have a gallbladder. They say it's inflamed causing pain. But won't treat me. What can I do?
Dull pain for months in RUQ, especially after eating anything with fat. ALT was 122 on 12::16, 34 on 1::17, 100 on 5::17. ALP normal. US only shows 5mm polyp on GB. HIDA is 88%. Every other liver enzyme::Disease test is neg. Endoscopy neg. Remove GB?
Experiencing upper abdominal pain side: right No other symptoms, no fever doesn't wake me up can eat::Drink fine. Possible muscle strain? Or more?
For the last two days I've had nausea,upper abdominal pain,fatigue,heartburn, slight chest pressure, and head and neck pressure?
Fingers swell when on long, brisk walks. No blood pressure issues or high sodium intake. Have ganglion cyst on left wrist. Thoughts or ideas, please.
Gall bladder removed 3 months ago. Stools were a little loose but still only once a day. Past four days developed loose stools::Diarreah upon waking, after eating, and even if I don't eat. Tried BRAT diet and not much difference. Related to surgery?
Gallbladder removed, history of C-Diff + Chronic Cholcystitis, bile ducts Symptoms continue, Upper Abdominal pain, bloating. what could it be?
I had an emergency splenectomy in 1997 and due to the dangers involved in contracting Malaria when traveling to other African countri?
I had my gallbladder removed Friday due to pancreatitis and stones. Now I'm having trouble urinating and my right kidney is hurts more t?
Had surgery for a right inguinal hernia. Had an open repair with mesh. 3 months out and have been having infrequent pain as well as small swelling. ?
Having clay colored stools for past week, gallbladder removed January 1995. Normal?
How can a inguinal hernia be disproved without visiting hospital?
Husband had inguinal hernia repair surgery with mesh 3 weeks ago. He was healing well with little or no pain, but is now but now burning as before.
Hi. I just had a small hernia repair done on Wednesday. I am having some leg::Calf pain still. Is this something I should call my doctors office about?
I was suffering from hiatus hernia last year.I followed routine as suggested by doctor after doing endoscopy it was cured, hwever i am getting ?
Has anybody ever heard of an omentum ?
Hi my big toes both feel like they have a ingrown toenail however when i clip my nails the pain only fades for a day or so.. It feels like needles sti?
Hi Doctor, is it true that when I cut my piles, will permanently have anal problems.
Hello I currently have a collapsed lung 25% of my right one to be exact ... Im thinking about traveling to jordan from the states is this a good idea?
Had lap cholecystectomy a yr ago due to gall stones. Just now having the same symptoms (nausea, pain in RUQ and back, diarrhea). Could I have more?
Recently i had a C.T scan for abdomin and pelvis, My .C.T reveals that i had mildly distented galbladder what does it mean?, is it a se
Hello, I am hoping you can help me. I am in desperate need of a 2nd opinion of my pelvic::Abdominal CT scan. It was read as completely unremarkable. ?
Had vein ablation 11::2016. Inside leg vein showing on area treated. Is it normal to have varicose veins in same area and more on same leg? Suggestion?
I have an Injury to my knee replacement.
Swelling, pain instability.
From car accident 2 days ago.
Any thoughts on avoiding another surgery?
I'm 16 for days my left breast has been hurting a lot is just painful. Is it breast cancer?
I am experiencing side pain, abdominal pain (all over) (severity: severe) (quality: throbbing sensation) , tender abdomen, bloating or abdominal f...
Is there really a relation between Accutane and colorectal cancer ?? Any research done on this topic ?
Is a breast lump 1.4cm x 2.8 cm to big? Does it irritate the lump more when pressing and touching it? Difference septated breast cyst::Palpable lump?
I have lower abdominal pain when touch with hands and blader pressure and lower back pain?
I had inguinal hernia surgery on right side and now on left side I have simialr discomfort;howevr, ultrasound doesnt show hernia. What can it be?
If penis is rubbed on outside vagina away from its opening.The next day girl suffered from pain in arms and legs, dizziness, chills,pain in stomach and groins,back pain with groin pain.Is she getting pregnant ? But her period will come after 9 days..
If penis is rubbed on outside vagina away from its opening.The next day girl suffered from pain in arms and legs, dizziness, chills,pain in stomach and groins and then back pain with groin pain.whats happening? Is she getting pregnant or what?pls hlp
I found a fist-sized lipoma under my shoulder blade 2 years ago. I'm having muscle tension in the exact same place on the opposite side. Is it related?
I have metastatic melanoma x 10yrs. Last year it was in my lung and treated with chemo. Ferritin is 20. Heard sign of colon cancer? Any other cancer?
I have occasional pain in my upper left abdomen, gallbladder is removed, soft lump on arch of right foot. I was told after gallbladder was removed I had a bit of fatty build up. But I didn't need to change my diet. Could this be a liver issue?
I am experiencing diarrhea (quality: chronic (persistent, sustained)) , abdominal pain (all over) (quality: sensation of tearing pain) (severity: ...
I had a laparoscopy on Monday to remove fallopean tube I've noticed slight vaginas bleeding is this normal I don't get periods as had ablation surgery?
I am experiencing abdominal discomfort, upper abdominal pain (side: right) , bloating or abdominal fullness and enlarged liver doctor said mild and spleen 14cm. Blood tests came back normal, no mono or Hep. 33 y::O, male 6'4" 250lb. ?
I am experiencing lower abdominal pain (side: left) , passing gas, constipation and side pain.
Is colon cancer extremely common, as compared to other cancers, in a healthy 65 year old adult?
I am worried that my tummy tuck is too tight. I have a small wound dehiscence on the left, and i am 5.5 weeks out and still can't stand straight. ?
I am experiencing lower abdominal pain (side: left) and back pain (side: lower) . The following also describes me: Abdominal pain (all over). Wha...
I had laparoscopic surgery a week and a day ago. My naval incision never bled until my post op apt yesterday when my gyno pulled the top of my naval. ?
I have liver cancer took one dose of 4mg methadone @6am how long till I can take 60 mg OxyContin I am discontinuing methadone ?
I have had a pain in my luq just below my ribs for a while. It was kinda dull to start with but now it's radiating to left blade and getting worse?
I had hernia surgery about 3 weeks ago. I've had surface numbness directly beneath the incision. Now I am feeling sever pain from inside that area. My doctor isn't certain what it is. Can this be nerve related? Will the mesh need to be removed?
I have internal & external bleeding hemorrhoids & can't completely empty my bowels. I also have hypoglycemia. What OTC is safe to take?
I had a Upper abd & pelvic CT that was clear. But their was the following accidental finding: Minor pleural thickening posteriorly in the lower right zone & small bilateral pleural effusion. Couple of parenchymal bands - left upper lobe. ?
I had a emergency appendectomy also a umbilical hernia removed 9 days ago. Incision sealed with glue. When can I take a bath? how long wait for sex?
I am experiencing abdominal pain, diarrhea, tender abdomen. I have had stool tests done to rule out all basic stuff, fecal fat test, blood work, ultrasound which showed cholelithiasis, enlarged spleen (14.3cm) , and fatty liver. Surgeon not worried.
I am 33 and have suffered with gynocomastia since puberty. Can estrogen blockers reduce breast tissue or just prevent it? I was big, am now 5'10" 152#
I have gastroparesis and no gallbladder, just vomited blue green mucus but haven't ate anything but pretzels and a chicken sandwich in 4 days?
I am experiencing side pain, back pain (side: both) , fatigue, aching muscles, nausea (severity: mild) and muscle weakness.
I have no appendix no gallbladder and had a hysterectomy ?
I am experiencing nausea (severity: mild) , upper abdominal pain, bloating or abdominal fullness, abnormal vaginal discharge, and I had unprotected sex two weeks ago, could that be related to what i'm feeling? What could it be?
I was training my dog today, I was working on a sport called earthdog. My hands were dirty, I cut myself on a cage holding a rat inside. The cut sli?
I am experiencing hemorrhoids and worms in stool. The following also describes me: Anal itching. Can pinworms get under the skin as it looks like they're inside the hemorrhoids?
I am experiencing lower abdominal pain when I go from laying down too sitting up and when when I try too move to get comfortable while laying down. Doesn't seem to bother me any other time. ?
I had a collapsed lung 4 years ago and they had to glue my lung back up because it would not stay up on its own.My question is can I skydive?
I am experiencing pain with urination, groin pain and genital itching. The following also describes me: Skin redness or irritation. What should I do?
I got sleeved VSG 13 weeks ago. For 3 weeks, I feel dizzy every time I stand. Also fatigued. My doc is MIA. What's the cause? I'm on supplements too
I am experiencing lower abdominal pain. i have took sysron*-n for not getting periods after 4 days of due date of my period. still i have not got my period. suggest me?
I have been getting red blood in stool about 2-3 times a year since I was 13. Got a dre for the first time, no significant hemorrhoids found. Causes?
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?
I had a laparoscopic appendectomy 4 weeks ago and just now have swelling a couple of inches above the lower incision. It is hard and tender??
I have most of the symptoms of appendicitis but I don't have stabbing pain on my right side or vomiting or fever. Middle stomach hurts more and always?
Large lipoma in shoulder blade causing pain in arm. Can mri be enough for the diagnosing or could it be liposarcoma?
Last night I woke up to my stomach hurting and when I went to the bathroom my bowels was watery and discolored ( red) clay dirt. I had laparoscopy sur?
My mother is 84 and had Hernia surgery on monday. She was kept in the hospital due to low O2 sat. this is day three and she has had her oxygen increas?
My friend was dignosed with diverticulosis was given 6 liters of blood is that normal?
My Husband is experiencing rectal bleeding, bloody nose and high blood pressure (hypertension).
Me han diagnosticado una hernia cervical posteolateral c5 c6. Tengo dolores en el cuello, pero el brazo no me duele. Puede curarse naturalmente?
My Friend is experiencing breast lump.
My baby is 3 months old and doctor tell that he has umbilical hernia. So I want to ask that, can this heal itself?
My husband was diagnosed with a groin hernia. After helping a friend lift a washing machine he is having to urinate a lot. Could the hernia be the pro?
My Friend is experiencing skin rash (At first, generalized, itchiness, red and kind of bluish purple; become lightly brownish, generalized, non-itchy several days later)(Also at first: vomiting, diarrhea, upper abdominal pain and fever)?
On-line doctor writes that colon cancer is extremely common among healthy people in their sixties. So, everyone in age group will get colon cancer?
Three days ago I had laparoscopic hernia repair with repair to some slight diastasis. My swelling is very uneven on incison side. Lump flat lump is what my stomach looks like.
Tomorrow will be the end of the 1st full week of my vac therapy. Since starting the vac I've been freezing and run down. Is this common?
Use to be able to eat peanut butter. Now when I eat it I get bad stomach cramps, diarrhea, & nausea at times. Lasts for several hours. Intolerance?
When can i get breast reduction?
What are some reasons the kidney would hurt more than the incisions after gallbladder removal?
What is the definition or description of: Kidney cancer?
What is the percentage of a woman having a breast biopsy coming back as cancer?
What is the definition or description of: Abnormal wound healing?
What is the risk of playing football after a grade 3 spleen injury?
What is the definition or description of: Pelvic abscess?
What happens if breast cancer for a male particular goes untreated for 7-8 years? Will he experience sickness or symptons?