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Dr. Sanjay Mishra

Internal Medicine
Lakota, IA
29 years experience male

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Internal Medicine

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English

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23 Answers
8 Agrees
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sanjay Mishra
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Pharyngitis: Is strep is proven. In lab.? If notify could all be viral infection and will run its course. Antibiotics may be not be useful in this case.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sanjay Mishra
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
High salt intake: It will make you very thirsty. If you drink adequate amount of water, it will make you pee more than usual. If you have high blood pressure , please c... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sanjay Mishra
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Abdominal pain : This could be serious. Sit ups should not give you abdominal pain. Make an appointment with a primary care provider or go to urgent care. If pain gets... Read More
A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sanjay Mishra
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
See a doctor: It may be ear infection. Important to make sure that you do not have mastoid bone infection which if left untreated ca be dangerous
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sanjay Mishra
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Distinguishing Pain: Muscle related chest pain is sharp reproducible either by pressure or by arm movements or applying load to concerned muscle ( tightening or contracti... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sanjay Mishra
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Arthritis: Regular duet should be ok. No special food is needed. Medications to treat inflammation are needed ranging from otc Ibuprofen to prescription agents. ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sanjay Mishra
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Mammogram : There may be different insurance coverage for two. Screening mammogram is covered under annual physicals and programs like sage. Diagnostic mammogra... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Sanjay Mishra
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Alcohol withdrawl: If you have history of heavy alcohol consumption and withdrawal you may go through withdrawal again. " heavy drinking " varies from person to person. ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sanjay Mishra
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Check it else where.: Check it elsewhere. Keep a log. Some clinics offer nurse only apptt for BP checks. Some do ambulatory BP monitoring.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sanjay Mishra
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Stomach pain: Most likely constipation. Increase fiber to in your diet. Can take MiraLAX (polyethylene glycol) ( otc ) 1 cap full daily with 8 oz water. Consult a d... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sanjay Mishra
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Allergy: Try otc Claritin (loratadine) 10 mg in am for 10 days when expecting. If symptoms improve. You have allergies and may need to see allergy specialist.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sanjay Mishra
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Stomach irritation: All medications from this class may cause stomach irritation by disrupting lining if stomach. Try taking otc Omeprazole 20 mg daily.In an with water.... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sanjay Mishra
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Bowel blockage: In a 31 yr old bowel blockage can be from constipation. If you are feeling nauseated, an evaluation may be warranted. Ok to use suppository but avoid ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sanjay Mishra
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Physical exam of kne: Can be suggestive in acute tear. For chronic tear physical exam may not be productive. Usually MRI is definitive.
A male asked:
Dr. Sanjay Mishra
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Low calorie: Fruits, veggies, lentils. Skim milk.Grilled broiled or baked food.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sanjay Mishra
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Sleep: At age 29 one would expect longer stretches of sound sleep with less interruptions. Practice good sleep hygiene
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sanjay Mishra
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Blood clot: It will need to be seen. Blood clots in fingers in young person are generally traumatic and resolve over 2 weeks.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sanjay Mishra
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Safety of Zantac (ranitidine): I believe you are taking forsymptoms arising from acid in the stomach. Long term stomach acid suppression is needed to suppress symptoms arising fr... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sanjay Mishra
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Control of Thoughts: It helps to meditate before going to bed. Meditation can be as simple as focusing on single calming thought or emotion.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sanjay Mishra
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Post coital: It is not unusual to have vaginal and cervical glands to secrete body fluids during coitus which may give wet feeling.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sanjay Mishra
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Smell: Like any other body fluids. Mostly unpleasant . Fuels huge perfume and deodorant industry.
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sanjay Mishra
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Anemia: You have anemia. What is mcv. Most likely anemia is from blood loss and indicates iron deficiency. Can get reticulocyte count checked. Most common ca... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Mishra is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Mishra is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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I have taken 75mg and my symptoms are okay but after a while it just gets too complicated I can't sleep at all, and feel frastura afterward.
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Thanks for your quick reply! I'm slowly feeling better & I really don't want ER
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Kanpur University, G. S. V. M. Medical College, India
Graduated 1993MD

Awards

Top General Internist, Second Place, Iowa - Winter
2013
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