Doctor Q&A for Dr. David Masiello

A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Masiello
18 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Vitamind D: Normal levles of vitamin are over 30, optimal levels are probably somewhat higher. Vit d will fluctuate based on time of year and is typically lower ... Read More
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Dr. David Masiello
18 years experience Hematology and Oncology
No: No. No further treatment would be needed at this time. First of all thrombophilia testing would not be warrented in a 70 year old patient with a his ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Masiello
18 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Arthritis: The presence of crepitus and grinding in a joint such as a shoulder is usually indicative of arthritis. There may also be some ligimant damage as wel ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. David Masiello
18 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Equivalent Options: There is no difference in outcomes between chemo/xrt and surgery followed by chemo/xrt for this disease state, assuming that this disease is locally a ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Masiello
18 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Yes: Yes there is a possibility that you coul dget pregnant in this situation
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Masiello
18 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Any number of reason: most likely explanation is that your LMP was wrong and was in june not july. I would ask your gynecologist
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Masiello
18 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Yes: Pain and inability to bear weight might indicate a fracture and imagining should be obtained
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Masiello
18 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Superficial thrombus: Typically for a DVT treatment is for the duration of pregnancy and then 4-6 weeks post partum
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Masiello
18 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Neuropathy: This could be a sign of neuropaty, a problem with the sensory nerves. There are many causes of neuropathy, the most common is diabetes. Appropriate ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Masiello
18 years experience Hematology and Oncology
No: No, that would be a way to get an infeciton. It also may not be a hemmorrhoid. You should have your doctor look at it
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