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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Back pain: These lumps need to be examined by a physician.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Bowel: Try using stool softener regularly for a few weeks. You could be having an anal fissure. The first stool coming out is usually harder. If symptom is ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Eye lash : Could be thyroid, anemia. Lot of times no reason can be identified. If you have flaking or redness on the eye lids, it could be blepharitis. Dermatolo ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Kidney diet : Low potassium diet only if high potassium in blood. You can look this up in Google for each food. Anything with more than 250 mg per serving is consid ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Chronic diarrhea. : This is long standing diarrhea if present for 3 weeks. You need evaluation by a physician
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Tongue numbness: What I can suggest is keep following up with your neurologist. The purpose is to keep reevaluating you to make sure this problem is not persisting or ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Numbness nose: It could be a superficial nerve problem. If you have any skin lesions here, shingles is a rare possibility but it usually comes on one side. If you ha ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Hand swelling and pain: This is most likely side effect of Taxol (paclitaxel). Some side effects of taxol (paclitaxel) are neuropathy which is damaging of the nerve fibers jo ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Valve relpacement: You need to follow with your cardiologist. You might need an echo to look for valve dysfunction. Visible pulsation on the chest at the apex of heart c ... Read More
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