Doctor Q&A for Dr. Herbert Duvivier

A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Herbert Duvivier
33 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Possibly: Clotting disorders increase a persons risk of developing clots; although these usually develop in the deep veins they may also develop in the veins of ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Herbert Duvivier
33 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Return to ER: If your pain is worsening then you should return to the er for further evaluation.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Herbert Duvivier
33 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Unlikely related: You should undergo a work up for your anemia to ensure that there is no iron, B12 or folate (folic acid) deficiency. It is unlikely the kidney infecti ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Herbert Duvivier
33 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Dry skin: The chlorine in pool water and the salt in the sea will over time wash away the natural oils of your skin leading to dry skin, flaking and cracking. A ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Herbert Duvivier
33 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Further eval: In short you have increased protein in your blood some of which is all the same (monoclonal). The doc is sending you for further eval to make sure the ... Read More
A 68-year-old male asked:
Dr. Herbert Duvivier
33 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Not for treatment: There is no data to show that any substance from marijuana is useful as a treatment for the disease. However, as use for control of nausea/vomiting or ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Herbert Duvivier
33 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Yes...: If you practice unprotected sexual intercourse and if you have been sexually active within the last one month.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Herbert Duvivier
33 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Nothing specific: Eating all healthy foods will help you gain weight. Remember to lose weight you must use more calories then you consume; to maintain weight you must b ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Herbert Duvivier
33 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Possibility: Vitamin deficiencies such as b12, folate (folic acid) can cause anemia and sometimes leukopenia. I would recommend that you confer with your md about ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Herbert Duvivier
33 years experience Hematology and Oncology
No: Vicodin contains Acetaminophen and a narcotic. Neither of these is a blood thinner.
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