Answers in 'Occupational medicine'
22 weeks pregnant and found a brown slug on my hand. I immediately brushed it off and washed my hands and used hand sanitizer. Should I be worried about any zoonotic diseases being transfered?
20 yr old son, college baseball player, ulnar wrist pain, mri-intraocceous ganglion within lunate with marrow edema. treatment? Worsen if plays?
?the question is
Am a professional pianist.Fell on my hands&knees 11wks1::2ago.Hurt my wrists esp.left wrist.X-ray of left wrist shows a suspicion of fracture but pain has improved.Can I play piano again now?Shld I wear a hand brace when play?Do I need an orthopedist?
Are feline scabies and canine scabie traferable to humans? If so, after how many days symtoms are seen in humans? Is this self limiting if not treated
Abnormal ANA results, doctor did a rheumatoid factor test and it came back borderline (14) i have very very dry eyes and a constant fluctuating fever of 37.7-38.7nearly every day and night, swollen hands aching joints&numbness in hands arms legs&feet?
Best way to manage carpal tunnel?
Can i be given fit to work if my chest xray result is fibrocalcific TB may be old?
Can xenical cause a false positive drug test?
Can you tell me how antibiotics used in animals and agriculture lead spreads of resistant strains to human populations?
Can I go thought airport security a fly from az to Spain with a programmable shunt without a problem?
Can mesothelioma be detected on a ct scan or what is the best test?
Can I use products containing various types of alcohol externally (face wash, shampoo, etc.) if not containing ethanol? Would Etg::Ets test negative?
Can all types of alcohol set off etg::Ets test? Or just ethanol alcohol?
Dizziness while i sleep at nights jus came off night shift last week?
Dr said I don't need the mening. vax cuz I'm 26. But I work in healthcare, & may go back to college someday. Am I really safe? Never got this vaccine.
Do creatinine pills help for dilute specimen etg? Have not drank alcohol not cheating test I drink to many fluids such as coffee and water random test
Does local anesthesia used during an ingrown toe nail procedure show up in a urine drug screen?
Etg::Ets urine test: can I use products containing various types of alcohols, as long as ethanol alcohol is not listed in ingredients?
Got drunk at a college reunion on Friday night, pretty sure I did one line of coke. how long until I can pass a urine drug screen in case I get random?
Hi i work as a replenishment assitant lifting heavy boxes, moving boxes and replacing stock as different levels how long after a tooth extraction would i be ok to return to work thankyou ?
Had carpal tunnel surgery done in both hands 5 months ago but still dropping things and finger stiffness.
Had a tooth extract..4 days1::2 after,bent down many times to pick up things&handwashed some clothes.Is it safe?After a tooth extract.,how long shld I wait before doing heavy physical activities like wash heavy dishes,carry heavy things,clean houses?
How effective is Purinethol (mercaptopurine) for treating leukemia?
How can air pollution affect our health?
Had stoke,mra showed 85%blocked coratid artery riggt side, vascular surgeon thinks might be 100. My question is will i be able to go back to work .
How long off work after gall bladder surgery?
Have a rash on the inside of my arm, could it be bird mites that cause this?
Hi Dr, I was brushing toilet with harpic cleaner and a drop goes into my eye. I wash my eye with water. At that time, my eye became red. But after few?
Having pain in my left arm. Alittle beneath the shoulder and it jst goes up and down. If I'm nt having pain there than the pain will start in My wrist?
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 had unprotected insertive oral with sex worker 2weeks ago. I'm having loose stools for 10days plus. Is that a sign of HIV?
I banged my leg and work and it's blown up and very badly bruised, plus it's got blisters and it's painful?
I've had open carpal tunnel release 5 days ago. I work in maintenance at a residential building, a lot of manual labor. How much time out of work?
I am at work i lifted a 157 pound dog. Now my abd is having sharp stabbing pains. Hurts more when i move?
I received a needle stick from a suture needle while performing external sutures. There was visible blood on the suture needle.The patient had interna?
I had unprotected insertive oral sex with sex worker and now I spotted purplish lower gum and recently had one ulcer in mouth. Are those signs of HIV?
I hit my head into a steel post, the zone where happened hurts when i press it, should i be worried or concern with permanent lesions on my brain?
I took sudafed for a few days for my sinuses. I had a saliva drug test 2 days later for a job interview. I drank nyquil the nite before. I got a call from a doctor saying i tested positive and wasnt from otc meds. Is this true?
I'm experiencing shoulder, back, neck pain(mod-severe), & headaches, due to 2 car accidents. I have fibro, scoliosis, & carpal tunnel(rt hand)?
I am experiencing wrist pain and i broke my wrist about 5 weeks ago but It had been my 2::3 time and I feel it is really weak but shakey and worried.
I recently started a new job that requires ear protection so I have been wearing ear plugs and they have been causing scabs in my ears or could this b?
In general, would a professional athlete have the same chance of getting one of the hundreds of cancers as compared to the general population?
I am experiencing shoulder, back, neck pain(severity: severe) (side: both), also headaches, results of 2 car accidents. I have fibro, carpal tunnel, & scoliosis. Is Subutex better for me than narcotics(oxycodone, etc..)?? I'm allergic to naloxone.
I recently took a urine drug screen and I take Fiorcet with Codeine. The company is also asking if I take Percocet. Which I do not. Why did they ask?
I want to go abroad for working bt there seen spot on lungs .so do u have any medicin that remove spot on lungs???
I am experiencing high blood pressure (hypertension), dizziness (better by: rest) (worsened by: prolonged standing) , hearing loss, balance proble...
I injured my hand at work holding a steel pin and the top of my hand forcefully hitting the edge of a steel plate. I can feel a bruise of th + more?
I have somethin on my stomach that hurts really bad the top of it is soft like a blister is it a spider bite ot boil?
Is it possible that I suffered a pars fracture after a fall and injury at work? I have a pre-existing DDD issue.
I am experiencing dizziness (worsened by: changing head position, lying flat, sitting upright, prolonged standing) , nausea and vomiting, abdomina...
I am experiencing difficulty focusing, lightheadedness (worsened by: prolonged standing) , difficulty concentrating, finger tingling and shaking h...
I am experiencing finger tingling (quality: in the little finger) . The following also describe me: Numbness or tingling, Finger numbness, feels like shock going up my arm when finger rubbed or hand is shook?
I am experiencing body aches, arm pain, hand pain and wrist pain. The following also describe me: Finger tingling, Hand numbness, Numbness or ting...
I have a lump on my right leg at the side just above my knee. It causes me some disconfort when i have been on my feet for a few hours(im a waitress)?
If you've been exposed to asbestos how much is harmful for mesothelioma. Do some people exposed to asbestos not ever get mesothelioma ?
I am experiencing neck pain, wrist pain, arm pain, finger pain and bruising (quality: bruising easily) .
I have been in pain for 4 months now...it hurts the most when I get up after sitting for awhile on my right side right above my buttocks and lower bac?
I have a colonoscopy scheduled for 0830. My boss wants me to go back to work at 1300? Is this feasible? Safe?
I am experiencing lump under rib cage, hand tingling and dizziness (better by: with fluids, rest) (worsened by: changing head position, hot weather, pr...
I am a teacher. After a simple tooth extraction, how many hours should I rest before teaching or testing (orally) again?When can I eat regular food again? I shouldn't use straws for how many days?How many days avoid cold::Hot drinks & hot::Spicy food?
I've just has my appendix removed by key hole how long before I can return to work lifting 15 kg in a warehouse?
Is clindamycin safe while breastfeeding? I have to take 3 capsules every 8 hours for 5 days 150mg for contact dermatitis.
If you have chest pain of possible mesothelioma would the tumor more than likely be big enough to see on a X-ray or ct scan?
I was working with black spray paint and was not wearing a mask at first. When I left the area I started coughing and noticed black chunks in the flem?
If your having chest pain from possible mesothelioma would it be big enough to be seen on a X-ray or ct scan?
If you are having a ct scan how big would a tumor have to be to be seen for mesothelioma?
In 7 weeks post op. came back to work and suddenly i have swelling near my neck and down to my fingers. i don't have any pain. is this normal ?
Last night unknown animal flew in front of van, unknown if it actually hit van, child was then sitting on van at movie. Any concern zoonotic diseases?
My dog might have eaten some bird poop last week and today he licked my face and ears. Can I get a brain parasite or sick from this?
My teacher's eye power is terribly dimishing day by day, she is really tensed ,she does not have time to sleep,she is always working on computer overnight and teaching all morning what should she do.
My teacher said her eye power is terribly decreasing, she is really tensed ,she does not have time to sleep she is always working on computer overnight and teaching all morning.
My ear starts paining when I use earphones as i have been using them daily for so long.Being a music lover I need to use them.Suggest me some treatmen?
Mucus on throat&cough- 2 months. Sometime nausea&discomfort eating. Lung&chest fine. oesophagus can feel clogge. No heartburn::Acid burn. Ideas? Thanks
My mom (59) has a small pelvic effusion, and just a little ascitis since November. I fell on mesothelioma peritoneal and got scared. She is feeling good as always. I wish someone could reassure me that it's unlikely... MRI's show all normal?
My surgeon kept upping my dose of gabapentin when I would mention my hand and the last visit he said it was probably carpal tunnel. I've looked up the symptoms and it's not carpal tunnel. Can you give me an idea as to what may be the problem? Thank y
Neck cracks when I turn head any direction. Forehead tingling. 1.8 cm slip of L5-S1. Pain across lower abs below bully button. Related? Arthritis?
Please explain why is pollution dangerous for health ?
Recently I had caught a case of jock itch just because of the amount of sweating I do at work. I was working last night and started to feel a bit of c?
Shoulder, elbow, neck esp painful from heavy object falling on me. how would I treat an injury like this? should I immobilize my arm to help w pain?
Stiff neck, pins and needles in head, left and right templesometime hurt and right hand gets numb, 3days ago I got a pain in the occipital bone. Help?
Stung by a wasp 15 hours ago on my left wrist..Pain is less and no swelling but feel chills and tired..kinda like mild flu..is this normal?
Soometiems i get a aacold feeling in my wrist and below my rist to elbow and sometimes i get a hot warmth pulsating feel help?docs meds test?
Urine test 500ng::Ml etg 100ng::Ml ets: Can I use products externally that contain various types of alcohol, if ethanol isn't listed in ingredients?
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?
When standing legs feel shaky & weak. Feel off balance & panicky. Hand feels numb. Don't know if it's a panic attack Or something is seriously wrong?
When to return to work after broken wrist?
What happens if someone was exposed to mercury vapors 2 days ago and he wants to check the mercury level in his blood..?
What is the difference with your Bpm when it goes up from when you work out at the gym then from when you are Stressed out at work or is it the same?
Which earphones- over the head or earphones are best to use if u don't want to damage your ears and need to use for long.
What are health risks that are associated with air pollution?
Wrist pain where back of hand meets arm and in line with the middle finger. No swelling, no movement possible, throbbing pain that's not going away?
Would mesothelioma show up on a X-ray or ct scan if it were causing chest pain I know MRI is better just wondering if the other 2 would detect it?
Why would a MRI be better at finding mesothelioma and a ct scan better at lung cancer or is there no difference for the 2?
Would spending too much time on technology make my eyelid more puffier? As I spend more time on my phone, my eyelid are more becoming more heavier.
What is the definition or description of: Arsenic allergy?
What is the definition or description of: Color blindness?
What is the definition or description of: Hand weakness?
What is the definition or description of: Carbon monoxide poisoning?
Weird question: would getting my nails done cause me to fail a etg if any of the products contain alcohol? Just being cautious. Will the fumes make me