Doctor Q&A for Dr. Chand Rohatgi

A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chand Rohatgi
37 years experience General Surgery
Rt lower pain: The pain starts around the belly button and then settles in the right lower quadrant of the abdomen along with loss of appetite. Mild fever.
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chand Rohatgi
37 years experience General Surgery
Yes: It could be urine infection or stone. Get seen by a doctor and urine test.
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A member asked:
Dr. Chand Rohatgi
37 years experience General Surgery
Very important: In general, Progesterone prepares the body and the uterus for pregnancy for implantation and continued growth.
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A member asked:
Dr. Chand Rohatgi
37 years experience General Surgery
Further checking: It could be ulcer disease and needs upper endoscopy. After that , need a test for gall bladder called disida with cck. Still could be gall bladder dis ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Chand Rohatgi
37 years experience General Surgery
1-2days: It is not uncommon to feel that way. It may be due to the gas for laparoscopy or constipation barring any complications. It usually resolves in 24- 48 ... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Chand Rohatgi
37 years experience General Surgery
Yes; no: For tumor, usually with and without contrast and with contrast for aneurysm.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Chand Rohatgi
37 years experience General Surgery
NO don't do it: The treatment for clots in the legs is to stabilize it ; use blood thinners. If it gets loose, it can go to the lungs and be fatal.
A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Chand Rohatgi
37 years experience General Surgery
Can be very involved: In any location it is difficult ; less so in groin position but ventral hernia infected mesh can become a big procedure especially if bowel is adheren ... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chand Rohatgi
37 years experience General Surgery
2-3days: It is dependent on the amount of inflammation at time of surgery; also on the person and what you call recovery. I have had patients who have gone ba ... Read More
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