Doctor Q&A for Dr. Patrick Weix

A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Weix
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not recommended: In general, it is best to suspend herbal supplements and weight loss aids until completion of any antibiotic regimen.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Weix
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possible infection: Sometimes these hot flashes and chills are due to fever. You mention kidney and bladder pain--have you been evaluated for a UTI or a kidney stone? Oth ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Patrick Weix
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Other causes: Sometimes a period is late for other reasons--thyroid, pcos, or stress can all cause skipped cycles. Recheck a urine pregnancy test and follow up with ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Weix
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
If unsure of preg: Urine pregnancy test are very reliable when positive. They sometimes miss low hormone levels of early pregnancy. If doubt persists, check with your do ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Weix
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Still is possible: An early pregnancy can sometimes cause extra blood flow to the pelvis, giving women a bloated or tender feeling, so some discomfort with intercourse c ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Weix
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Unclear: It is unclear what you are asking. I think you are asking if a pregnancy test can be positive on the day you have sex, if that is the day of conceptio ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Weix
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
For some women: If you are new to depo, these may pass as your body adjusts. If you are on your second shot, and the problems persist; i think you would need a need f ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Weix
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Need HighRisk OB: Many possible causes. Low movement is not worrying at 19 weeks, and the heartbeat is reassuring. I am worried about the low fluid. Was the sono done a ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Weix
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Several possible: Two most common things are cervical irritation (can be normal variant or infection or precancerous cells or a cervical polyp) or endometrial irritatio ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Patrick Weix
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Should be no lead: Look for lead-free bakeware. However, 0.1 ppm is the upper safe limit designated for any food contact surface by the state of california, so it should ... Read More
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