Doctor Q&A for Dr. Daniel Conway

A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Conway
36 years experience General Surgery
Low fat: Initially after gallbladder surgery you need to follow a low-fat diet but after several weeks you can begin to reintroduce fatty or greasy foods you ... Read More
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A 11-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Conway
36 years experience General Surgery
4'8", 98 lbs: The 50th percentile is about 4 feet 8 inches, and about 95 pounds. But her is a lot of variability at that age.
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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Conway
36 years experience General Surgery
Causes arrhythmia : Very high potassium (k) is a medical emergency. High k causes muscle weakness, paralysis, nausea, but most worrisome: heart arrhythmia's. In fact, ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Conway
36 years experience General Surgery
Not sure what u mean: If the cancer is in multiple areas of the same breast, it is called multifocal, and is treated by total mastectomy, and possibly follow up chemotherap ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Conway
36 years experience General Surgery
See your doctor: Rectal bleeding had a number of causes. You need a good exam and possibly some tests like a colon exam to sort it out.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Conway
36 years experience General Surgery
Why wait to find out: We start to worry about aneurysms when they are larger than 5 cm. Think of it like a latex balloon. Once it is really big, it pops pretty easy. An ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Conway
36 years experience General Surgery
A cold: Cold symptoms including those you describe suggest you have a cold. Most are caused by a virus. If it does not run its course in a few days, let yo ... Read More
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Conway
36 years experience General Surgery
Maybe: Pomegranate seems to affect any number of drugs that are metabolized by the liver. The cyp450 system in the liver works on lipitor (atorvastatin). So ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Conway
36 years experience General Surgery
After 7 months? : Peri rectal abscesses arise from the crypt glands at the top of the anal canal. External drainage takes care of the immediate infection. About 60% o ... Read More
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A 15-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Conway
36 years experience General Surgery
Symptoms yes: Women are often free of symptoms with gonorrhea. But it can give you urinary symptoms. This might be mistaken as a uti. Or it might be mistaken f ... Read More
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