Doctor Q&A for Dr. David Wishnew

A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Wishnew
42 years experience Wound care
Hyperglycemia: A glucose level that high ought to be investigated. Either the Lantus (insulin glargine) alone is not sufficient or else the dosage needs to be adjust ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Wishnew
42 years experience Wound care
Wound problem: It The light green slime you are getting is most likely due to contamination by a bacterium called Pseudomonas. It is usually controlled by applicati ... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Wishnew
42 years experience Wound care
Abrasions and gels: Friction burns are very shallow abrasion if the uppermost layers of the skin. Often, they are pretty painful. They heal, however, pretty rapidly. Do n ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Wishnew
42 years experience Wound care
Scar and makeup: After an injury that required sutures, the wound is stable enough for makeup after about 15 days. At that point, there is adequate tension across the ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Wishnew
42 years experience Wound care
Acne pen: You may have had an allergic reaction or simply an intense response. Stop using the pen. Since it is only one day, i'd watch and see how the lesion pr ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Wishnew
42 years experience Wound care
GI disease: Gi symptoms are complex and difficult to determine on a site like this. Irritable bowel, crohn's, hemorrhoids, food intolerance, etc are all issues th ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Wishnew
42 years experience Wound care
Pain anxiety: Sinus pressure is felt as a tight squeeze and localized generally to the area of the sinus involved. Brain tumors generally don't hurt, but the sympto ... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Wishnew
42 years experience Wound care
Colored skin lesion: First, it is important to know what the pimple is. I would recommend a visit to a dermatologist to determine if this is a worrisome problem, or someth ... Read More
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Wishnew
42 years experience Wound care
Tests information: Why did you have a ct and soon. I cannot give any information until you give further details.
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Wishnew
42 years experience Wound care
Prostatitis and sex: Yes. Part of the treatment regimen is to reduce the activity of the prostate. And ejaculation requires prostate participation. So sexual activity best ... Read More
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