Doctor Q&A for Dr. Shabbir Hossain

A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Don't be nervous: soft systolic murmur is a very vague description given to you by your doctor. It could be something absolutely benign. If you're having symptoms such ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Start with foods: To start investigating the source of your flatulence I would first start trying to determine which types of food make it worse. It's like you will fin ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Belly fluid: Ascites is a term used to describe fluid collecting in the abdomen. it can happen for many different reasons. How "deadly" or bad ascites can be real ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Many reasons: Inflammation is a generic term for irritation. There are many things that can cause colon inflammation such as infection, diseases like Crohns, and ma ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Deconditioned?: I'm not sure why you hadn't moved for several months. I'm going to assume you were ill. Sometimes being sick for a long period of time and being ina ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Fatigue is broad: Fatigue is a common complaint with a broad range of possibilities. Requires a detailed history to get to the bottom of it. I would start with reass ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Not a good idea: It's never a good idea to take a medicine for which you don't have a clear medical indication for. I applaud you for looking into all avenues to lose ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Similar: Both are anti-viral medications made by different companies. For the most part, they work equally well. Valtrex (valacyclovir) is advantageous in that ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
16 years experience Internal Medicine
It's reasonable: If 1 dose of Fluconazole doesn't work, extended therapy such as an every other day regimen can be tried as well.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Anything is possible: Condoms limit the transmission of sexually transmitted infections significantly. But remember, when it comes to sex, there's lots of ways that it's p ... Read More
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