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Dr. Stanley Lightfoot

Pathology
Oklahoma City, OK
58 years experience male

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Pathology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

271 Answers
44 Agrees
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A 41-year-old member asked:
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See below: Cirrhosis is a disease caused by many different entities and the treatment depends on the reason for the cirrhosis to begin with. If the cirrhosis is... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
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See below: Very poor without a liver transplant.
A 34-year-old member asked:
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See below: No one kidney is enough if it is normal to maintain a normal creatinine make certain you are not dehydrated and repeat the test.
A 43-year-old member asked:
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See below: Inadequatley cooked meat or eggs and eating out are the two biggest risks.
A 40-year-old member asked:
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See below: Figure on 3600 calories per pund. You nedd to have some idea of your expenditure of calories per day-ie BMR but basically ofor a modesly active perso... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
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See below: The bunis borderline high you should see a physician and have the tests repeated now that is 6 years later.
A 28-year-old female asked:
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No: The pregnancy test is based on HCG and progesstrone doe s not affect the test.
A 39-year-old member asked:
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See below: Whitish discharge with itching is almost certainly candida see your gynecologist for the correct treatment.
A 35-year-old member asked:
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See below: The needle is inserted inot a vein to get the sample and when it is withdrawn some hemorrhage may occur from the vein if so this may casue some degre... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
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See below: The answer is not easy eat more slowly and begin to exercise-like walking that will help you not to gain weightt.
A 43-year-old member asked:
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See below: The only way to do that is a pancreas transplant.
A 33-year-old female asked:
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See below: This is a fungal disease that is airborne and anyone in the appropriate area can come down with the disease. Those patients that have immune problems... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
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See below: If it has bveen raised for 6 months then it is almost certainly going to stay that way. In cosmetic counters there is some expensive "medication" tha... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
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See below: There is a slim possibility if the other person has hiv.
A 27-year-old female asked:
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See below: The answer is yes. Any test in medicine can have false positive and false negative tests. If your test is positve wait a couple of days and retest ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
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See below: It is possible you are but need to wait about two weeks and repeat the test.
A 40-year-old member asked:
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See below: You have an allergy to gluten so to avoid problems you need to avoid gluten fortunately these are now a huge number of foods that do not have gluten ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
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See below: Your ferritin is above normal and there is a strong possibility you also have this disease but your symptoms may be put off becasue you menstruate yo... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
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See below: Yes your cholesterol should lower.
A 35-year-old female asked:
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See below: Pain associated with blood in the urine is very suggestive of a kidney stone.
A 41-year-old member asked:
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See below: The drug should not cause nose bleeds or the lump you say you have you need tosee a physician about both.
A 30-year-old member asked:
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See below: The liver is a major detoxifyer as well as a food storage organ. When cirrhosis occurs several things happen. You may have disrupted hormones so you... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
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See below: Steroids woould lower your antibodies but there are side effects from these you need your doctor to tell you wheter or not to take these.
A 31-year-old member asked:
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See below: Ferritin carries iron and is present in several organs including the liver when ferritin is low you are at increased risk for iron deficient anemai ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
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See below: You can safely wit four months for cin1. 50% of women with this it will go away without treatment. If you have cin1 you already have hpv almost cert... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
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See below: You need to see a physician immediatley and check on your liver it may have been damaged -but if so may becoming back to normal since you stopped th ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
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No: Sperm are relatively frequent in pap smears and under ordinary circumstance do not even appear in a report in most institutions.
A 48-year-old member asked:
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See below: If you are coughing up blood you need to see a doctor immediatley.
A 45-year-old member asked:
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See below: A patient with HIV may have a variety of skin ailments as many viral infections clearly affect HIV patients more than non HIV patients this is also t... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
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See below: The over the counter test you are using has mnany false negative answers a positive test is almost always positive but a negative test is not necessa... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
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See below: All thesee may be related or totally unrelated the best thing to do is to see a dermatologist and see if they are realted or not and then get treatme... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
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See below: This in you could be normal but it should be followed by you and your physician.
A 25-year-old female asked:
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See below: This is low normal wait until the fourth week it should rapidly elevatwe by then but at this point in time this could still be normal.
A 39-year-old female asked:
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See below: Because yo have not had nosebleeds in thepast you should see your physician. There are many, many causes of nosebleed so the best thing is to make ce... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
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See below: Insulin drives sugar into cells so a low blood sugar is caused by high insulin.
A 36-year-old member asked:
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See below: An ENT doctor is the best doctor to see for this.
A 45-year-old female asked:
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See below: Your socks probably leave a line where they end and are the cause of your symptoms.
A 47-year-old member asked:
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See below: An ENT doctor is the specialist who can best treat you.
A 33-year-old member asked:
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See below: High risk hpv may or may not casue a precancerous lesion in your cervix. You simply need following if there is an abnormal pap smear you will probla... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
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No: You would see ordinarily leukemics to have counts greater than 20, 000.
A 39-year-old member asked:
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See below: All bleeding should be gone within a week to ten days.
A 43-year-old member asked:
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See below: Candida casues the nucllei to be slightly enlarged and thedn the pap smear may be misread but it does not cause relayy abnormal pap smears.
A 35-year-old member asked:
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See below: This is a test that shows if some sort of inflammation or rise in an antibody is going on within you. It is a very nonspecific test.
A 48-year-old member asked:
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See below: Yes but you may have a bit off bleeding afterward.
A 44-year-old member asked:
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See below: No it will not affect anything.
A 41-year-old female asked:
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See below: You should consult with yor ob-gyn doctor pain is unusual and the cause should be foundf.
A 46-year-old member asked:
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See below: Most treatment regimens for tbc take a year.
A 39-year-old female asked:
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See below: This temperature per se is not dangerous but tells you something is going on that needs your attention with an elevated ANA this suggests to me what ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
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See below: There is no time frame to monitor the best monitor of it passing, if indeed it does , is your pain if the pain goes away, the stone has passed.

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Jul 13, 2013
Helpful answers. Thank you!
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Lightfoot is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 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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