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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anand Patel
26 years experience Pediatrics
Check these sources: Your doctor should do this at a visit, for best results, as meters can vary. See these sources for info, including normal values: http://www.Lung.Org ... Read More
A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anand Patel
26 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Much as with attention-deficit, which was thought to not happen in adults, there is neither a biological reason, nor any evidence that sensory integra ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anand Patel
26 years experience Pediatrics
Not necessarily.: While the fever and orange discharge from the ear are consistent with a ruptured eardrum due to an otitis media (ear infection), it could be from an i ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anand Patel
26 years experience Pediatrics
Not really.: Terbinafine is not approved for the treatment of thrush, but rather for onychomycosis and tinea capitis, caused by different fungi than the candida t ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anand Patel
26 years experience Pediatrics
Genetic disorder.: Congenital stationary night blindness is caused by mutations in several genes, that affect the retina and vision, including night vision. More info at ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anand Patel
26 years experience Pediatrics
See a doctor.: Crackling and gurgling sound in chest, if referring to sounds inside the chest, could be caused by a serious lung infection like a pneumonia. These ca ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Anand Patel
26 years experience Pediatrics
MD evaluation.: Yeast infections in children should be evaluated by a physician to determine the appropriate treatment. Otc antifungal creams, while potentially effec ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anand Patel
26 years experience Pediatrics
Different ionic conc: Neither hartmann's solution nor lactated ringer's solution are plain sodium lactate. Both contain other ions. See http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/hartman ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anand Patel
26 years experience Pediatrics
Depends.: Depends also on the type and severity of the hernia. While we often think of cdh solely in the context of severe presentation in early life, they are ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anand Patel
26 years experience Pediatrics
Which foot fungus?: Depends on the foot fungus. Athlete's foot can persist and can spread. Nail fungus can spread to other nails and become quite persistent. If there are ... Read More
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