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Dr. Kate Tulenko

Pediatrics
Washington, VA

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VA

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Pediatrics

Licenses

United States: Maryland, Virginia

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

9 Answers
1 Agree
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kate Tulenko
Specializes in Pediatrics
Yes, partly: “meningitis” is a general term for inflammation of the membranes surrounding the brain and can be caused by 100s of different bacteria, viruses, fungi... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Kate Tulenko
Specializes in Pediatrics
Yes: If your baby has any blisters, you should take her to a pediatrician immediately. With very young children there is always a concern for disseminated... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kate Tulenko
Specializes in Pediatrics
Until the eye clears: Antibiotics are usually prescribed for pink eye, but many cases are viral which is not affected by antibiotics. Therefore, it is best to wait until th... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kate Tulenko
Specializes in Pediatrics
Yes, it's "Mono": Epstein barr is the virus that causes mononucleosis and is transmitted via contact with saliva of an infected person. Mono symptoms include fever, sor... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kate Tulenko
Specializes in Pediatrics
What's the topic?: What is the topic you are wanting to learn about? In general, for pediatrics, the most trusted in-depth learning sites are the american academy of pe... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kate Tulenko
Specializes in Pediatrics
Until eye is clear: Antibiotics are usually prescribed for pink eye, but many cases are viral which is not affected by antibiotics. Therefore, it is best to wait until th... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kate Tulenko
Specializes in Pediatrics
Perhaps: Neither Prednisone nor vinblastine are directly linked to learning disorders. However, Prednisone can cause irritability, mood swings, sleep problems ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Kate Tulenko
Specializes in Pediatrics
Yes: Fenugreek is a safe, well-studied galactagogue (a substance that increases breast milk). The german commission recommends a dose of 6 grams per day. ... Read More
A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kate Tulenko
Specializes in Pediatrics
Please be specific: Please be more specific about your GI problems. What are your GI problems? Diarrhea? Constipation? Hemorrhoids? Vomiting? Ulcer? Food allergies or in... Read More

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HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Tulenko is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Tulenko is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, MD
MD
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