Doctor Q&A for Dr. Dale Carrison

A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dale Carrison
34 years experience Emergency Medicine
Should not affect.: Varicocoele should not affect sperm and from the ultrasound, the right testicle is normal. Many men with one testicle father children.
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dale Carrison
34 years experience Emergency Medicine
Depends?: Does this occur every time or just this time? Penis to vagina sex only, or oral or rectal sex? All this factors into the answer. Oral sex with blowing ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dale Carrison
34 years experience Emergency Medicine
Yes: Yes, but there is usually a genetic connection. Check your family history on both sides of your family. Twin studies have indicated a definite famil ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dale Carrison
34 years experience Emergency Medicine
GI Bleed or drugs : If u r bleeding in your stomach this could cause ur stool to be black (melena). It also smells very bad. Peptobismol can also make your stools black. ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dale Carrison
34 years experience Emergency Medicine
Similar symptoms: Ibs inflames the bowel from within the bowel wall. Endometriosis inflames the bowel wall from the outside. If the endometrial tissue has attached to ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dale Carrison
34 years experience Emergency Medicine
Bad, not harmful: The cigarettes have no effect on the tylenol (acetaminophen). A bad dose of tylenol is 140mg/kg. If you weigh 110lbs/50kgs you would have to take 14 ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dale Carrison
34 years experience Emergency Medicine
? Fibrous tissue: This could be fibrous breast tissue that sometimes is painful during your menstral cycle. It could also be lymph nodes that are swollen if you have a ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Dale Carrison
34 years experience Emergency Medicine
Not likely: Chiggers to not burrow into the skin. They get in a hair follicle put a proboscis in to the skin and emit a substance into the skin that makes a solut ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dale Carrison
34 years experience Emergency Medicine
Umbilical hernia: It could be an umbilical hernia. U can feel the hole in your belly button. See if u can push the bulge in to reduce it? Usually the mesintary (fatty ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dale Carrison
34 years experience Emergency Medicine
Pregnancy test: Yes, you could be pregnant. Important to have a pregnancy test. You can bleed in the first trimester of pregnancy and still have a healthy baby. How ... Read More
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