Answers in 'Travel medicine'
1 week ago I got a smooth red rash
on my neck (looked like patch of sunburn), now it changed color to light brown and is scabby and dry. Is it normal?
Block euchastin tube from flying with a cold still block after 10 days and been on predisone and z pack and Claritin d but no relief. ?
Can you build an immunity to Lyme disease without antibiotics? I have had 8 untreated tick bites this year, since moving to NC, removed most quickly.
Can sperm travel through shorts ? If it touches the virgina can it get people pregnant
Can sperm travel through a girls jeans and underwear? No direct contact, penetration
Chest pain w::Breathing. Prev. PE. INR 2.6. No symptoms of dvt. 48 hours since onset.
Can anxiety or worrying cause vision to be weird not right I've been worried over tick bites n being staying lightheaded from panic I think n worried ?
Can my ear be exposed to change in air pressure like going in higher places like baguio(philippines)using a vehicle..Doctor said that I have an infection in the canal(white fungi can be seen)(happened after swimming)?
Can one having class 5 farinae allergy do mountain climbing? What to take note?
Can I fly if I have hydrocephalus ? I have a VP shunt. I also have vertigo
Can I get rabies from petting a stray puppy and eating with my unwashed hands moments later?
Does PE::Dvt reoccurs when we are not on Blood thinners?. Possibility of having PE on Blood thinners? Best way to prevent 2nd PE Age: 28 Male Indian.
Doctor prescribed Protonix for child, child can't swallow pill,ok to dissolve?, Doc on vacation. Child has inflammation of stomach and intestine
Dvt pain on my calf has gone does that mean the clot has disolved..have pain in my groin area though?
Does a tick have to be engorged to make u sick or cause tick borne illness keeping myself in panic..tick was over a month ago had 4 ?
Do you treat Lyme disease?
Does a bat bite feel itching as a mosquito bite feels?
Do I need antibiotic for tick bites o think lone star tick had white spot on it will i know when need antibiotic got myself in panic ?
I had an emergency splenectomy in 1997 and due to the dangers involved in contracting Malaria when traveling to other African countri?
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?
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
Hello, I am currently out of the country & I have the following symptoms:
Is this a virus, or more serious?
Hey is there anything I can do to get rid of a sunburn "fast"??
Husband thinks he has poison ivy in mouth and around nose and eyes what do i do.
Hi, I have a weird bump on my forearm but I looked online to see if it was a insect bite but it was not... thanks!
Hello Dr. Ott I have a question sir. When I used the bathroom this morning, I had bloody diarrhea. Will I be okay to wait a few hours before I go to t?
Hi. its been 20yrz snce i have dogbite, dont have vaccine, and no news for the dog. should i worry about rabies?
I've a rash that looks like insect bites (around 70) mainly on my torso (both sides). Feels like bruises, very tender, aching under them. Any ideas?!
I think ant bite me when i was gardening and one of them has bruising around it. It doesn't hurt or itch as much from when it first happened it's bee?
I am experiencing calf pain. The following also describes me: Obesity. Mosquito bite that formed into hard lump. Painful, starting to discolor and darken area.
I have been having pain in my left side of my chest, Pain traveling up and down my left arm, Pain in my Jaw and a Bad irony, metallicy taste in my mou?
I have a sun blister, on my bottom lip, how can i speed up the recovery process? Will Aquaphor work?
I am experiencing lip blister and sunburn. How do I treat my lip blisters and are they caused by the sun poisoning?
I was sunburned and now have a blister on my lip. Is this the same as a cold soar? What is an effective treatment? Maybe polysporn?
I'm terribly afraid of rabies. I saw bats flying around my neighborhood at night. How would I know if I encountered one or they flew down to bite?
I'm terribly afraid of rabies. I was outside the other night and saw bats flying in my neighborhood. None flew down but I'm still scared. ?
I am experiencing tick bite so what is a normal reaction to a tick bite and what does it look like?
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 was trying to get some meds for sickness, my Dr. is on vacation for 2wks. I have a real bad cough and congestion nor can I sleep.
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 have horseshoe size bruise::Swelling that appeared on top of spine. I didn't do anything too physical and it's not an insect bite
I have poison ivy on my cheek, lip, forehead, arms, abdomen, and genitals..Do i need to go to the emergency room?
I have anxiety and I'm panic over tick bites they weren't engorged but I'm having funny vision n symptoms of anxiety thinking from tick in panic ?
I have about 100 ant bites on my leg. I have refrained from scratching only about 5 of them have burst open. I took benadryl and applied cortizone. My?
I have been having fullness in my right ear for 5 days like if I had had a cold and then went up in an airplane. But I haven't had any cold or sinus i?
If ebola cannot go through skin, why do people wear the full body gear? I know its difficult tot make that call, but can ebola infect through skin?
I have been having pain that feels like a sunburn since, but there is no change to the look of the skin. No redness, inflammation, or rash. Why?
I been going to doctor after doctor. I am 99.9% sure I have Lyme but the doctors won't listen to me because the blood work comes back negative. What t?
I found a tick on me, pulled it off easily and it was not there for more than twenty four hours, it's red, how do I make it go away?
I am experiencing sunburn and it has a blue::Purple undertone, is this bad? what does it mean? It is extremely painful!
I have a tick bite and under the skin is a large hard mass and the skin is red and puffy?
I have IBS with spurts of diarrhea(at least a few days a week) would Viberzi or Xifaxan be an option for me? Or any other meds?
I woke up 24 hours ago with two insect bites and my arm was swollen a little bit I went to work and after I started working with swollen that really b?
I am experiencing stomach cramps, (worsened by: after meal) (quality: sensation of tearing pain) (severity: moderate) , diarrhea and gastrointestinal disturbances. symptoms developed after trip to Costa rica. NOT throwing up, NO fever?
I put cortisone cream on my daughter's mosquito bites. She got a little in my mouth and on my skin. I am pregnant. Could this harm the baby?
I'm 13. So I think I got my first period but I'm not sure. I was on vacation and went swimming I came back and saw brown in my underwear and I thought?
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 had a TB test done last Tuesday, the nurse said I am negative but I still have a red bump that looks like a mosquito bite on my arm.. is this nor...
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 would like help with diagnosis of possible african tick bite fever or other tick borne rickettsial disease?
I have a red itchy bug bite with a hard red line coming from the center of it. There is also a bruise around the bite. I've drawn around it to see if?
I pretty sure got 4 long star tick bites they have white specks got a bite on my neck do I need antibiotic for any illness they carry very worried ?
Just been told I have minor dilated right atrium can I go on a plane with this? I also have mobitz type 1. So scared to go on holiday in 9 days
Just returned from Costa Rica. Had headache & took 2 ibuprofen. No symptoms of Zika::Dengue, but should I worry about internal bleeding in case?
My daughter found a bug in her hair. Not sure if its a tick, worried about lyme disease, is there anyway to tell?
My daughter got a mosquito bite 2 weeks ago and has been itching it and now it it's turned into a huge bruise. What should I put on it?
My Brother is experiencing rash on face. I thought it was a bug bite but another bump formed and it has been there for more than a week now