Doctor Q&A for Dr. Jennifer Konsker

A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Konsker
Pediatrics 24 years experience
Yes it's common: Yes as long as there is no pain, swelling or discharge. If any of these symptoms are present you see a gynecologist .
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jennifer Konsker
Pediatrics 24 years experience
Ignore: Consistency&Routine! If the response to the behavior is consistent & routine the behavior will stop!
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Konsker
Pediatrics 24 years experience
Several causes: Causes of irregular menstrual bleeding while on the pill include infection ( UTI OR STD) , pregnancy, antibiotic use affecting the efficacy of the pi... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Konsker
Pediatrics 24 years experience
Folliculitis : Clusters of pimple like lesions in the axilla (or armpit area )are usually infected hair follicles. A common cause is bacteria introduced when shaving... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Konsker
Pediatrics 24 years experience
Immediate Attention: Persistent testicular pain needs immediate medical attention by a doctor. Causes can vary from trauma, inflammation , infection or torsion ( or a tw... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Konsker
Pediatrics 24 years experience
Retest: You need to be retested with a throat culture and treated if positive. Untreated strep can lead to serious conditions involving the heart ( rheumatic... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Konsker
Pediatrics 24 years experience
Never say never: Many factors can change the timing and symptoms of your period including weight, stress, exercise and daily compliance with ocps. If your period this ... Read More
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