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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mary Efremov
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Do not drink: drinking alcohol means using a toxin and gastrointestinal upsets are very common. You may have hurt your stomach and intestines to cause these symptoms and drinking " all night" is never a good idea. Choose to stop drinking and see your doctor
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary Efremov
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
See your doctor: this is not specific enough to hazard an answer.. an clinical exam by your doctor will be importnat
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary Efremov
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Talk to your doctor: there are many women who form cysts on their ovaries and each case is unique, so sonogram alone does not replacement clinical judgment and speaking with your doctor is very important
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary Efremov
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Pregnancy test: even though Depo-Provera is a contraceptive, getting a pregnancy test will answer the question.Call your doctor.
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary Efremov
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Need details: painful conditions have different causes so a good answer is possible when we know more details about the location and type of pain.Today,most painful conditions can be treated with a variety of medications depending on the underlying cause.
A female asked:
Dr. Mary Efremov
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Can't answer: there are bacteria in all fecal materials. Crows and other birds have bacteria but we also have acid in the stomach, and some salivary enzymes that protect us. This situation can not be mapped out as to what will happen.
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary Efremov
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Discuss with doctor: hypocellularity describes that there are fewer than average cells and this can mean many possible diagnoses so a conversation with your doctor is important to resolve this
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary Efremov
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Need serum test: even though the pregnancy test kits tend to be reliable, errors do occur. So a serum assay of beta Chorionic Gonadotropin is needed, and maybe an ultrasound exam of the pelvis
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary Efremov
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Need doctor visit: chest pain can come from many causes but some are serious so a medical assessment is needed
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mary Efremov
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Location is crucial: the distribution is varied, and location and relationship to the rest of the vascular system has to be known in order to assess the situation and plan an eventual treatmment
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