Dr. Sathish Adigopula

Pediatrics
Ashtabula, OH
22 years experience male

Locations

The Ashtabula Clinic

Ashtabula, OH

Address

2422 Lake Avenue, Ashtabula, OH
Directions

Fax

4409947514

Office

Ashtabula, OH

Ashtabula County Medical Center

Ashtabula, OH

About

Specialties
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Pediatrics

Languages spoken

Tamil, Telugu

Doctor Q&A

287 Answers
83 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Exam done: Means that the person has completed the pediatric board specified exams after the completion of the residency training.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Seek med advice if..: Episiotomy suturing should have healed by 7 weeks. Check to see source of bleeding, if it from the suture site and if you are not able to stop it seek... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Spread via saliva: Close contact, kissing, sharing spoon/fork etc.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Recheck: Faint second line means an equivocal test. Better recheck in a couple of days when urine HCG is in higher concentration.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Cannot say: If either one of your parents has a or ab blood group, it could explain all 3 siblings blood group. O is the lack of a and b antigen.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Symptomatic Treatmen: From what you describe it may be viral upper respiratory infection. Symptomatic treatment with humidifier and steam inhalation. Over the counter med... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Seek med advice: Sores on scalp in a diabetic might mean that her sugar control may not have been optimal and she might also need antibiotics for the sores. Poorly con... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
No: No, diarrhea is more of a physiological issue, not caused by an anatomical problem like hernia.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Pain management: First line of treatment - pain relief if pain not subsiding in 2-3 days - start antibiotics.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Till lesions subside: Mostly poor appetite due to pain and fever. When the lesions subside the appetite usually gets better. Advise: lots of fluids.
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A member asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Rubella: Reddish rash starting on the face and spreading to the rest of the trunk and arms. Disappears in 2-3 days, may have minimal pealing of skin during/a... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Highly unlikely: Pregnancy needs implantation of the fetus in the uterus. So if there is no uterus it is highly unlikely to continue pregnancy. There could be some sor... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Yes: It is a form of cognitive behavior therapy and used mainly in ptsd and other stressor management.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Itch and lice: Itch in the specific body area and visualizing lice, if in scalp - use a lice comb to check for lice.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
See doc: Sudden onset low back pain without any obvious trauma may mean one of many things, few of which need work up. Would advise seeing physician if pain no... Read More
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
.: Care for your baby appropriately but if he or she is crying just for attention you may have to let the baby cry it out. I know it sounds cruel but it ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Mild or severe: Mild - leave it alone to clear up if causing distress or if it extensive - treatment depends on where it is and what it is. Hair, nail - meds by mo... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Get it checked: The way you describe it could be candida. Get it checked by a doc. Fungal infection after broad-spectrum antibiotics is a possibility. But usually doe... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Very very close: Add - attention deficit disorder adhd - attention deficit hyperactivity disorder the hyperactivity part is due to the inattention and due to the poo... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Check full ans: If she took the morning after pill as advised on the specific packet and if she took it within 24-48 hours of the intercourse, she is most likely not ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Physiotherapy: Current recommendations is massage and physiotherapy. Better to be seen by a neurologist and ophthalmology too to rule out neuro causes and opthal s... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
No harm: Flu shot protects you and also the baby as you will not be sick with the flu (or milder flu if you do get it). Advice will be to get a flu shot if not... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
See below: Anything in moderation. Keep off bottled drinks, sugary drinks, fruit juices (basically any drink other that water) and cut down fried food to minim... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Depends: Depends on the reason for your hypokalemia. If it is an isolated incident of hypokalemia, it should not prevent you from having children. If it so... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Yes: Eczema is not just an allergy, it is more of an atopy - it is genetic and there is a predisposition to react more to any specific allergen (more than ... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
No: Appearance of lumpy texture to breast due to fibrous tissue which is non cancerous and non-precancerous. Associated with hormone changes (so will get ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
No: Most antibiotics dont interfere with oral contraceptive pill. But let your prescriber know that you are on the pill. By the time you are on the anti... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
No: Oral typhoid vaccine has been shown to be very safe and has not shown to cause typhoid fever. The risks are negligible. But the oral typhoid vaccine... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Symptomatic care: Most sore throat are viral in origin. If the strep throat is negative too, you would need lots of symptomatic care. Take lots of fluids to drink and... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Many: Dopamine antagonist antipsycotics like Chlorpromazine and even antiemetic (working as Dopamine antagonist) may cause yard ice dyskinesia.
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A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Nasal swab: This year the number of 'swine flu' is slightly aroound 1.5% of tested samples. There are 2 main types of flu - flu a and flu b. This year we are ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Prevent: Prevent breaks in skin, chances of infection are very high with broken down skin.
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
.: Sometimes strep throat will cause inflammation in throat causing blockage of tube to ear (eustachian) causing pain and occasionally infection. The s... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Yes: Usually the virus is dormant, but may reactivate. But reactivation usually is very mild. If you have worsening of symptoms, might be prudent to have i... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Yes: If you noticed blood, most probably he injured his external canal but there is a risk that he may have injured his tympanic membrane. Better for him t... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
.: It could most probably be gastritis or costrocondritis (inflammation or ribs). But with you having pain on breathing and on lying onto your side, you ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Don's: Don't skip meals, eat smaller amounts. Change snacks to healthy ones- veg sticks.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
.: Vomiting coughing straining at stools etc. But most serious is bleeding due to hypertension. Check with your physician if your blood pressure is ok an... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Children: Children need to be counseled that they need to regularly take medication all through their life.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Appropriate: Appropriate medication and regular counseling. Good family support will also help.
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A female asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Long process: Eating right and exercise. Eat less saturated fat, eat less simple carbohydrate, stop drinking soda and right exercise. Atleast 1 hour cardio exercise... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
.: Dosage of Azithromycin laz-ax is right. But most sore throats are due to virus, so not advisable to take antibiotics when not prescribed or not needed... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
YES: When working with patients infected or otherwise, you need to follow universal precautions. If you have open sores on hands all the more reason to b... Read More
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
.: First try non medication. Including head end elevation position at sleep, burping well, thicken feeds and stir bottle and not shake. If they do not wo... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Ok: If is ok for babies to have bowel movement once every 1-3 days. Especially if they are formula fed. As far as they are feeding normally and do not see... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Yes: Many illnesses are associated with smoke, smog, stress, industrial waste, weather, crowding etc. If you have lllness associated with these factors, ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
.: If stool has streak of blood and stool appears hard too, it may be fissure - small tear of mucosa in the anal passage. Give 2 oz prune juice or water ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Possible: Check for redness or pain at the site or any form of discharge. They will be signs of infection. And also there may be a possibility of "blowouts". Fi... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Lots: Lots of issues could cause you to have delayed period. If your pregnancy test is negative and you are not having a period better check with your ob. N... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sathish Adigopula
Pediatrics 22 years experience
.: Digital penetration or digital stimulation cannot cause pregnancy so your delay in period may be because of other reason. And as you mention you are i... Read More
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Feb 20, 2013
Seems compassionate through his answer. Actually answered my question. most do not answer, they just say "ask your doctor". This app is supposed to get us answers from professionals. I recommend Dr. A...Read More
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Adigopula is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Adigopula is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! Thank u for keeping simple and to the point. I took my child to the doctor yesterday and he made everything so complicated.
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Military move... It has been 7 days, 7 more before flight. She had Tylenol, ibuprofen, currently just Saline drops. Stuffy nose, caugh, 98F.
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Thanks! I just have one question does that mean that I am pregnant or does it mean because I'm not menstrating the test won't work right?

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Dr M.G.R. Medical University, Madras, Stanley Medical College, India
Graduated 2002MD

Awards

Top Pediatrician, First Place, Ohio - Winter
2013
Thought Leader, Second Place, Cleveland Region, OH - Summer
2013
Top Pediatrician, First Place, Ohio - Summer
2013
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