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Dr. Michael Jantz

Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
Gainesville, FL
33 years experience male

Locations

University of Florida/Shands Hospital

Gainesville, FL

Address

1600 SW Archer Road, Box 100225, Gainesville, FL
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Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care

Pulmonary Critical Care

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

9 Answers
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Jantz
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care 33 years experience
No: Sars is caused by a coronavirus while swine and avian flu are caused by influnza viruses.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Jantz
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care 33 years experience
7-14 days: Most symptoms last for several days although virus can be recovered from lungs for 7-14 days.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Jantz
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care 33 years experience
Hopefully no issues: If continued on blood thinners will hopefully have no more pulmonary emboli. Can have other organ involvement by lupus which is hopefully being monito... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Jantz
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care 33 years experience
Unlikely: Would need to know why morphine was prescribed. At this dose unlikely to be a cause however. Sorry for your loss.
A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Jantz
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care 33 years experience
Unclear why: From the information you provided there doesn't seem to be a clear contraindication to spiriva which can be very helpful for patients with copd.
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Jantz
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care 33 years experience
Maybe: Having a pleural effusion is abnormal. A chest ct scan could be considered. Follow up imaging should be done to document resolution.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Jantz
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care 33 years experience
Not really: While both are influenxa viruses they are different strains so may not have cross immunity.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Jantz
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care 33 years experience
No more than few day: Should not take more than a few days.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Jantz
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care 33 years experience
Likely allergies: Symptoms are likely due to allergies.

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. jantz is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. jantz is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Washington School of Medicine, WA
Graduated 1989MD

Residency

UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON MEDICAL CTR

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