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Dr. Ben Eggleston

Radiology
Franklin, UT
20 years experience male

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Radiology

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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ben Eggleston
20 years experience
Won't "boost": Arimidex (anastrozole) is an aromatase inhibitor, it blocks the production of estrogen. So, it won't boost testosterone (t), but can prevent existing... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ben Eggleston
20 years experience
Yes: Stones can occur within the bile duct as well. Sometimes these stones are not well seen on ct, but if obstructing the duct, the duct will dilate. Di... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ben Eggleston
20 years experience
Prescription: Have your doctor check your t level if you suspect it is low. There are prescription creams or injections that can bring the t (testosterone) to norm... Read More
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ben Eggleston
20 years experience
CT scan answers this: A ct scan with intravenous contrast will see a renal mass if present. A small mass can be missed "without contrast". A ct looking for stones is done... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Ben Eggleston
20 years experience
Depends...: Need accurate terms and data. 13w5d is an appropriate time to measure 'nuchal translucency', but not the correct time to measure 'nuchal fold thickne... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ben Eggleston
20 years experience
Balance: Higher animal protein intake associated with higher GI cancer growth rates, and probably incidence rates. The intestines &your mind need an adjustmen... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ben Eggleston
20 years experience
do squats: Hold both arms straight out in front of you, then with feet shoulder width apart, sit your hips back& down until your hips are just the same level o... Read More
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ben Eggleston
20 years experience
Orthopedic surgeon: An orthopedic surgeon may be the best person to help with this problem now. They may oreder an MRI which allows a radiologist to see if the rotator c... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ben Eggleston
20 years experience
Ouch!: I know the feeling. Your dentist may have some advice, possibly suggesting assistance through an orthodontist it tooth positioning or angulation may ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ben Eggleston
20 years experience
Somewhat, yes: It it's a healthy thing to not allow your self to be hungry on a regular basis, especially if you like to be as strong& fit as you can be. Keep a go... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ben Eggleston
20 years experience
Drink plenty: Typically this study is done by drinking barium contrast which may cause constipation, so drink plenty and you may need a laxative for a day or two. ... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ben Eggleston
20 years experience
See a doctor: Painful testicles and urethra discharge is often orchitis, which needs to be treated with antibiotics.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ben Eggleston
20 years experience
probably a hernia: Likely an insignificant hernia. If it becomes painful, grows, or symptoms of bowel obstruction develop ( such as vomiting, diarrhea, constipatio... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ben Eggleston
20 years experience
Small: Small amounts of lean meat are probably a good idea. If strict vegetarian, b12; also iron for women.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ben Eggleston
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Male or female?: The zona reticularis of the adrenal glands do secrete sex hormones, but not testosterone (t). T is produced in the testicles. The adrenal gland func... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ben Eggleston
20 years experience
Gallbladder: Sounds typical of gallbladder pain. However, several other possibilities including bile duct obstruction, duodenal or gastric ulcer, or gerd (acid re... Read More
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ben Eggleston
20 years experience
PET scan limits: No. Accuracy is influenced at least in part by cancer type...Eg, if the cancer likes to use glucose as it's energy source. Pet scans detect cells wh... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ben Eggleston
20 years experience
Exercise or strain: New exercise or activity? May cause dom delayed onset muscle soreness (typically about 48 hours after the increase use of those muscles). May last a... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ben Eggleston
20 years experience
Stretch: A starting point would be to stretch your hip flexors. Rolling the area on a firm foam roller may help loosen as well. The flexors tighten with inact... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ben Eggleston
20 years experience
Nasal cycle: Alternating congestion of each nasal passage is a normal finding, however it is worse in some people...Often due to rhinitis or nasal allergies/sensit... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ben Eggleston
20 years experience
Variety & water: Eat a meal with a variety of foods within an hour after a workout. Don't wait long. Your muscles will not rebuild as well, and you'll lose some of t... Read More
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HealthTap member
Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Eggleston is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Eggleston is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Thanks for your quick reply! I needed to know if there's a over the counter product I could take
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Thank you, your answer or tip was very helpful! Thank you so much for your time.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!

Awards

Top Radiologist, First Place, Idaho - Summer
2013
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