Dr. Stanley Lightfoot

Pathology
Oklahoma City, OK
60 years experience male

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Pathology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

210 Answers
32 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: The medical literature has no good evidence that calcium iether helps prevent or causes prostate cancer. I would take calsium because we are seeing m... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: Yes it is but to be prudent i would wait until two weeks have passed.
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: I think the doctors think there is a problem that involves the blood system you should know within a week or so the results of these tests.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: What this means is that there is some source in the genitourinary tract that is bleeding. There are a variety of causes of this but it is necessary t... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: It certainly will not interfere with the pregnancy.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: A vaginal infection is probably present candida is probably the most common but see your gynecologist and let him/her check it out.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: You need s stool culture there are a number of bacteria casuing diarrhea that cause bllod in the stool.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: It would be very unusual for staph to be in the vagina. Bacteria in general do not show up in a pap smear hpv does as does other viarl infections li... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: There is actually a wide range for normal and part of the range shifts with age. Your result is firngt in the middle of normal for your age.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: If you have the less common gene, then you need blood work see an hematologist who knows more about this disease.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: Ascus means cells present that are slightly atypical and there are many casues for them if the hpv is negative the current obgyn literature suggests ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: No 50% of us carry candida without symptoms sometimes for some reason-usually not known disease with it starts. A culture of the organism is easil... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: At your age you are problbly peri menopausal you should see your ob-gym because this may just be the beginning of delays in your periods.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: You had blood in your spit you need to see a physician and have them check you out and do it very soon.
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: Yes anxiety can raise your no. That is why many patients have a mildly elevated no in doctors offices.Y wife does and jet np at he is normal.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: I need a better description of the pain. The casue of the pain needs elucidation and then there a a variety of pain pills starting with Aspirin and w... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
Short time: 7-10 days is the magic number for most viral infections and if the person is healthy before that is the time frame for them.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
Yes: There is no single blood test that will d this but taken together a number of tests can do what you ask.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: Weight gain or loss is dependent on the number of calories taken in during the day-or tewo weeks and the amount of calories expended during that time.... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
Probably: Calcification means the lesion has been there for a while and is an indication of it being benign if there are multilpe it problaly indicates a prior... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: Abundant wbc's indicate a vaginal infection and you should see your gynecologist for this.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: As long as these are topical there is no danger.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: If it is positive it is 100% if it is negative it may be too early to tell for sure so could be but no necessarily so a false negative.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: They give off from their cytoplasm a variety of proteins which can do a variety of things-such as jkill cells(viruses) and casue other wbcs to come in... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: You problably have a vaginal infection and need a culture to see which of the bugs you have.
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: The presence of alarge number of eosinophis suggests an allergic type reaction-drugs, food , some perfumes preseent in a variety of things all can cau... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: That is awfully early and my not give you a true test wait until 4-6 weeks and test-or retest then if the first test was negative.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: In the throat there should be a red pathc or white patch if there is an early cancer. On another query taking your cervix out will prevent cervical c... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: The absolute earliest is 8 days and may be slightly later in indiviuals.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: If bleeding lasts more than a couple of days call your physician.
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: Because of your age you should have an endometrial curettage or biopsy also a repeat pap smear with an hpv test should be done that should take care... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: Cirrhosis is a disease that progreses with time if the cause of the cirrrhosis is known then that needs to be treated or else the casue -alcohol -nee... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: Following pregnancy the flow may be abnormal for 1-4 periods.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: When you overeat such as this your stomach lining flattens and your stomach distends. There is nothing that can alleviate these symptoms that occur u... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: You can not get rid of it there is no therapy that is effective in curing you of herpes. However the symptoms that occur with this usually lessen wi... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: The doctor taking the biopsy must feel there is a reason that was not found with the origianl biopsy i need more information about the first but obvi... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: It is practically impossible to get hpv other than sexual contact.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: You are very young age wise to get a smoker's cancer ordianrily it takes at least 20 years. So the thing in your thrat may be an irritation from som... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: Alcohol is toxic to the liver fat accumulates in the liver when drinking occurs this progresses to alcoholic helpatis and then to cirrhosis cirrhosi... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: Stones will not go away with diet they do not dissolve and must be physically removed.
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: The fact that your antibodies are high suggests they are attcking your thyroid if so then you may become hypothyrpoid but you need to be carefully fo... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: You need the advice of a god orthopedic surgeon in my opinion if you have had physical therapy without help it is time for surgery.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: After age 30 it is recommended that an hpv test be added to your pap smear test if both are negative then could do a pap smear every three years then... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: Herpes once present never goes away fortuantely the symptosms tend to lessen with time and also there are treatments that lessen the disease.
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A female asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: Yes the er is better prepared for GI issues than pp.
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: Each drink is 90 calories use it to eat less-so take it before a meal and then skip that meai.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: A fungus is the most prbalbe casue of the bumps you need a biopsy to make certain or if one is draing a culture would be sufficient.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: Lactose may cause some GI symptoms such as abdominal discomfort and also have some loose stools whil foddd poisoning casues epigastric of lower abdomi... Read More
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A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
Aspirin: The safest drug for pain in your conditin is aspirin. Most drugs go directly to the liver to be metabolized. I would hestate to take narcotics of an... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
60 years experience
See below: If you have had a contaminated needle stick you you need to go immediately to see a physician and if at all possible you need to know the person that ... Read More
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Jul 13, 2013
Helpful answers. Thank you!
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Lightfoot is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Lightfoot is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! That's some good news for me thank you, I feel a lot better hearing that. I spent a lot of time in Arizona growing up. Thanks so much.
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Thank you sooo much . I have been freaking out for the past six months . I used protection too just found it weird to get an awful infection
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Thank you, Dr. Lightfoot. That is very interesting because I have all of the symptoms of CFS and fibromyalgia & have IgG1/IgG3 deficiency.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Michigan Medical School, MI
Graduated 1963MD

Awards

Top Doctor, Second Place, Oklahoma - Summer
2013
Thought Leader, Second Place, Oklahoma City Region, OK - Summer
2013
Top Pathologist, Third Place, National - Summer
2013
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