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Dr. William Boelter

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Ehrenberg, AZ
50 years experience male

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Also certified in Medical Hypnosis. Certified by American Board of OB -GYN Fellow of American College of OB-GYN

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Obstetrics and Gynecology

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English

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172 Answers
301 Agrees
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Possible: There are sooo many early signs you can't completely rule it out how very unlikely!
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A member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Just that: Cramping is not unusual as is constipation. Your constipation is probably causing the cramping!
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Not usually: Unless other bacteria are involved.
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Cool bath: Irritation is common. A cool bath to soak the area, cool compresses after, only cotton underware, and a lubricant such as k-y jelly will help.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Good Question: Sounds like you have done some research. You need blood tests and a possible check of your pituitary gland. I would start with a gyn or endocrinologis... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Vaginal Orgasm?: An orgasam is an orgasm, not "just" the vagina. Although I am confused by the rest of the question i would probably say no.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
No: Toooo much of a mixture of medicines. Both contain acetominophen.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
??: I have had patients with breast milk leakage that lasted well over a year. I would suggest an exam and possible mommogram?Ultrasound to rule out othe... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Yes: Anywhere from $15 to $40 a pack, therefore shop around for the best deal. Usually if you buy in bulk, 12 to 48 paks the price goes down, but still a l... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Well....: Looser jeans. A compress can only cause pain, infection, and swelling!
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Very minimal: If you are very consistent taking the bcp the pg rate is only 1 to 2% at the very most. Of course if you are taking other meds or antibiotics the pill... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Well...: Type of hyster...Abdominal, laproscopic, vaginal (yes they can be total). So. 45minutes to 2+ hours is an average guess.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Yes: The hormones from the n can cause this, however get a pg test to be sure.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
I need more info: Has this happened before? Not unusual to have a delayed or minimal period. If this is not a common occurance and does not repeat you should be fine. I... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
YES!: The MRI is safe as long as you don't have other problems that preclude the test!
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Probably not: At 3 months the placenta can be different shapes. I'm not even sure why this was told to you if your doctor said not to worry!
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Depends: If you are absolutely sure you both are true virgins, and i mean absolutely, the risks are minimal. Remember oral problems, viruses, cold sores, etc c... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
?: Very unlikely but any medication cause different problems in different people.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Need more tests: Diabetes, uterine problems, genetics, are only a few things that need followup before you get pregnant again. Certainly if this happens again get a fu... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Depends: Due to size, weight, gender, activity, your health will deteriorate at diffent rates. Using alll your glucose can = mortality. Get some help if you a... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
?!: If motrin, an antihitamine, if ok if nursing, or pain is worse see your pcp.
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A member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
DERMATOLOGIST: Anything to a congenital hemangioma to pg woman getting a "mask of pregnancy. Autoimmune diseases also can cause this.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Some ideas: Tincture of time to allow your body to recover from the effects of pregancy. Abdominal and back exercisis. Fewer calories if you need to lose excessiv... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Talk to your Dr: Diseases such as diabetes, autoimmune diseases, and poor nutrition are other factors to ask your dr. Also you may no longer have yeast but another pro... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Your workup?: Brac 1. Increased cancer risk. Surgery length depends on how much work needs to be done. Ask your doctor for an estimated time. Btw, you will only get... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Get another opinion: Seek a doctor who will listen and, if need be, act!
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Not always: Any birth control pill can act differently with a variety of patients so the answer is, not always.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Very common: Give it some time! a more regular cycle and bleeding should become more routine. If, however, you start to feel physically different, ie, nausea, sore... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
No: If you are sure it is yeast use an ot c yeast treatment, and there are multiple choices of this treatment. If the symptoms continue call your doctor. ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Well...: Actually more often than you might think. Use protection to avoid a large surprise!
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
NOt that uncommon: It is very possible to "lose" a twin and continue with a healthy pregnancy. In my practice of 40 years this has happened multiple times!
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Good Question: They can start as early as 24 weeks but usually start around 28/32 weeks. You will feel light cramping in your abdomen which will come and go in waves... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Not Compatible: Vit c can decrease the effective dose of the bcp, thus an unwanted pg could occur.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
GEt An EXAM: Tell your neurologist and do tests for an answer. Don't put this off!
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
It Happens: No bleeding and just cramps occur very often. If you are worried get a pg test in 1/2 weeks.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Reassurance!: Just by being with her. Elevate the ankle, warm or cold compresses, and if continues or becomes worse see the doctor again. Hematomas take "tincture o... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Not yet: Many periods can be delayed. Give it a week or more and if concerned you are pg do a pg test.
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Keep Checking: Continue to see your doctor and voice your concerns. This may not be a yeast infection now.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Seek Help: You are not alone! very common reaction to stress. Find a psychiatrist or psychologist for help. Talk therapy and, sometime, medications, will be a w... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
NOT Recommended: Tramadol is a class c drug not fully tested in pg. Only use under your doctor and OB doctor supervision!
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Yes and No: Only if prescribed by your doctor for pg support. Otherwise no!
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Probably OK: Probably a change in your hormones this last cycle due to ? Or other factors. Not ovulating can cause this also. If the beeding continues or if your n... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
No: More likely dehydration or infection or food you ate, or food dye you ate.
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
BE SUPPORTIVE!: Give her love, support and help that she want's, not what you think she should be doing. This is not the time to tell her, "don't worry, it will be ov... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
I need more info: What do you mean by "no period'? I need a more detailed history. Pregnancy can not be excluded.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
?!!: Over production of fluid from the vagina secondary to douching, washing to the inside with soap, getting too moist ie, wear cotton underware, and be s... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
A tough decision: This is a question with medical, personal, personal religiousbeliefs, and answers only bestmdiscussed with your partner, and your doctor together. The... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Not at all unusual: Many women do not feel fetal movement until well after 20 weeks of pregnancy. You can always ask your physician to check for heart tones or do an ultr... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Nothing you can do!: Your breast size is dictated by your own genetic makeup. Binding does not work! a surgical procedure to reduce their size works well. Also if you are ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. William Boelter
Obstetrics and Gynecology 50 years experience
Very Common: An occasional " inability " is normal. Don't fret if this is only now and then. By the way, try "spicing " up foreplay, it will help. Enjoy!
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Boelter is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Boelter is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Aug 31, 2012
Thanks for your reply. I appreciate how quickly you responded.
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Thank you so much! I feel so bad bc she is ready 2 give up and I live out of state so it is hard 4 me 2 help. Thank you we will keep trying!
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Thank you for your response. Surgery went well, no pain or meds needed. It was abdominal by the way! I now wonder what revisions 2 xpect
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If u a dr u should be able to know lot stuff right next time explain dont put unknow u can do better then that doc thank u have a nice day

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Nebraska College of Medicine, NE
Graduated 1973MD

Awards

Teacher of the Year, University of South Dakota School of Medicine
HealthTap Founding Doctor

Affiliations

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
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