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Cancer treatment : That's usually follows surgical excision of certain types of intestinal cancers or as the only treatment for non operable cases or to relieve obstruction caused by the malignancy.
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Plastic surgeries : Cosmetic surgeries are procedures that include a variety of plastic surgeries done for cosmetic purposes like nasal or facial procedures or surgeries used to reconstruct organs following cancer treatment like breast reconstruction following mastectomy.
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Serious treatment: Chemotherapy is the use of anti cancer medications for the treatment of malignancies and other non malignant conditions like rheumatoid arthritis , psoriasis.
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Myoclonus only : The disease state is only the presence of myoclonus and not its absence.Myoclonus which is a sign elicited by the clinician on examining the patients limb is a mark of a central nervous system disease like spinal cord disease.
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Sign of coronary dis: I would be concerned. We must rule out a coronary artery disease like angina or a heart attack . I hope that you already consulted with his cardiologist or taken him to the er by the time you read my answer.
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Grey area: Hormonal imbalance is a vague terminology that's more a lay term than a scientific one. In general, herbs are disappointing in treating most ailments especially hormonal problems like hot flashes & menopausal symptoms. The best symptomatic treatment is estrogen replacement . It's still had its drawbacks so we usually advise to use hormones for the shortest possible duration post menopause.
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Possible bladder inf: Sometimes bruises occur on the inside and takes few weeks to heal. It could also be unrelated problem like a bladder infection or stone . So if you notice problems with urination , bleeding or if the pain doesnt subside in another week or so, consult your dr to rule out other pathologies.
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Need to r/o depress.: Those symptoms could be related to undiagnosed depression & anxiety . Your symptoms if related to that, could be managed with reassurance by your dr and possible the addition of antidepressants . Your dr will probably rule out other associated illnesses like thyroid disease , diabetes or anemia for e.g.
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Dr. Jeffrey Milleranswered
Rheumatology 51 years experience
Bone injury: If the multiple bones in the ankle break, they will bleed at the fracture site. This blood will clot and form the matrix ie the building forms upon which the new bone cells will eventually form from new bone forming cells that develop. In order to prevent the bone edges from moving around, that would cause much more pain and delayed or even non healing, casting or screwing bone is needed.