Dr. Durga Komaragiri

Internal Medicine
fairmont, MN
34 years experience male

Locations

MCHS, Fairmont, MN Mayo health system

fairmont, MN

Address

800 Medical Center Dr, fairmont, MN
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Internal Medicine

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

72 Answers
33 Agrees
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Various: Multiple reasons/ stones/ sludge/pancreatic problems/ scarring.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Limits sideeffects: Aswagandha has maoi like effects while gingko has serotonin antagonism and can counter sideeffects of twitching/nausea other GI effects.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Sprain: Sprain/ stress fracture. If swelling worse may seek ortho help.
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Gallbladder dyskines: It is a test for dysfunctional gallbladder/ talk to your pcp regarding the appropriate test.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Possible: Neuropathy/vasculopathy/ blood supply problems in diabetics are common.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Contusion: Keep splint to decrease pain/swelling and enhance healing/ joint mobility.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Detox: Need psychosocial support/biofeedback/ supportive meds to prevent withdrawal/ likely benefits to see a physician.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Normal: Normal for a clot. If purulent drainage or foul smell and a fevr seek medical help.
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Musculoskeletal: Tailbone pain due to myalgia/musculoskeletal/ evaluate for spondylosis. Consult pcp.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Think of angina: Seek medical attention/ think of angina/ could be non cardiac causes as well however.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Unusual: Local anesthetic used prior to inserting the pleural cath/neeedle/ less likely to be painful. However it is an invasive procedure with inherent risks.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Not necessarily: Asabove/ not necessarily. If concerned with infection/inflammation/cysts/lymphnodes etc see pcp.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Less likely: Pleural irritation/ gerd likely musculoskeletal due to chest wall inflammation a possibility.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Less likely: If there is an indentation in the bone/ separation of the subcutaneous tissue likely the defect remains without filling over and becoming level/unifor... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Less likely: Palpatory pain less likely to be a tumor unless other causes are ruled out. If long standing workuo for skin ailments and neuralgia/ peripheral nerve ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Radiculopathy: Probable disc / facet abnormality of the spine/ stenosis with nerve/ readicular symptoms down the r leg.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Health care professi: Those in contact/ exposed to bodily fluids/ health care individuals/ active sports/ patient contact.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Likely: If pain persists get checked. See a pcp if there is a lump. Use nsaids for a few days to see if there is relief.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Reflux: Reflux and/or esophageal spasm aggravated by exposure to cold.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Indigestion: Dyspepsia/ outlet obstruction/ indigestion.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Breakdown/ferment: Breakdown of dietary media without a slow digestion leads to decr absorption of nutrients and hence fermentation of semidigested food/ leading to flat... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Evaluate anxiety: May need to seek help medically with anxiety/ less likely without reason/tendency BP should be elevated.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Not exactly: Not exactly. Presence of antibodies are detected with the TB test, abnormal xray or sputum detect infection.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Yes: Ascorbic acid exposed to the air can be degraded.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
No: Omez is a stomach/ acid reducer.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Contaminated meat: Ground beef/ poultry.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Yes: Yes. However if using nsaids pain does not go away , get checked by doctor.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Avoid weight bearing: If pain worse/ may need xrays to evaluate for a fracture. Partial or non weight bearing with use of non steroidals beneficial. Seek a podiatrists help... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Stomach pain: Stoamch discomfort from dyspepsia/gerd.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Culture: Find out if the antibiotic is suitable based on culture/ may need to change.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Possible: Fairskinned people are more prone/ can depend on skin types/ pigmentation.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Likely a lymph node: Lymph node swelling due ti infection/inflammation/ can also be a cyst. See pcp if symptoms of pain/redness infection worsen.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Neuropathy: Likely scar tissue/vascular involvement due to healing.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Yes: Protenaceous foods like tofu can aggravate constipation/ treat accordingly.
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Recheck: Would follow with pcp/ cardio regarding workup/ pulmonary hypertension redevelopment of pe.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Lichen simplex: Pruritic/ irritant skin nodules leading to skin discoloration.
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A female asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Less likely: Less likely/ right upper quadrant pain in the abdomen is more consistent although referred pain possible.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Elevated: Depending on the lab and whether it is a total or indirect bili appears to be borderline elevated.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Derm referral: Dermatology referral may be beneficial if this is sudden and dramatic.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Irritation seminal: Seminal vesicle irritation/stimulation/ cremasteric reflex.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Relaxes: Heat relaxes the muscles by improving blood flow and some tendon release.
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A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Somewhat: As much as these meds can aggravate dm control/trigger increases if these are for the right purpose one should prescibe these.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
If infected: Infection post drainage/ allergic rhinitis worsening can cause above symptoms/ would check with pcp for treatment if not better.
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Diet/meds: Diet/ medications like probenecid/allopurinol are commonly used. Avoid alcoholic drinks esp beer.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Antacids: Antacids/ h2 blockers/ ppi/ bland diet.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Could be reflux: Stomach distension/reflux are the commoner causes.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Pigment: Pigment stones due to breakdown of heme/bile.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Arthralgia: Could be mild/ early connective tissue disease/ inflammatory arthralgia.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Yes: Same as milk with lactase enzyme but the same protein with less fat.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 34 years experience
Tendonitis: Tendonitis/ bursitis/ lax joints/ dislocations/ tears.
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Komaragiri is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Komaragiri is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This saved my life. Thank You! Thank you, I have been very worried about it healing properly. So glad you could help!! :)
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! I have not had a gallbladder for 15 years. U didnt answer my ?
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Thanks for your quick reply! Pulse is normal and no rapid beats. Was trimming hedges awhile before.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Osmania University, Gandhi Medical College, India
Graduated 1989MD

Residency

Type in hospital

Awards

Top General Internist, First Place, Minnesota - Summer
2013
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