Doctor Q&A for Dr. Steven Hebert

A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
29 years experience Pathology
See your doctor.: A subcutaneous mass can be lots of different things. In your case I suspect you had a case of folliculitis with a small abscess. If it never drained ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
29 years experience Pathology
Yes: If biopsies were taken you may have a very small amount of blood in your stool. If this persists see you doctor.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
29 years experience Pathology
Barretts esophagus: The diagnosis of Barretts esophagus is usually confirmed using an AB/PAS stain. Have a second pathologist examine the slides if there is any doubt. ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
29 years experience Pathology
Foot pain: You should see a podiatrist, a doctor who specializes in foot care. Sounds like you may have Plantar Fasciitis or some other condition requiring trea ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
29 years experience Pathology
Endometriosis: Yes an endometrioma or endometriosis can cause an elevation of CA125. Speak with your doctor.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
29 years experience Pathology
Low iron: Fe deficiency usually presents with low hemaglobin levels. Patients usually experience fatigue and anxiety not nausea.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
29 years experience Pathology
Latex allergy?: Sounds like you may have a latex allergy. In the future avoid latex and see how you body reacts.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
29 years experience Pathology
Rash under breasts: Please see a dermatologist. There are other rashes that look like a fungal infection. Inverse psoriasis is found in the armpits, groin, under the br ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
29 years experience Pathology
Cervical lymph node: If this node persists after a round of antibiotics you could ask your doctor about an FNA. A fine needle aspirate allows a small sample of cells to be ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
29 years experience Pathology
Liver biopsy: The report indicates you have cirrhosis, a disease of your liver which can have many different causes. Cirrhosis is most commonly caused by alcohol, h ... Read More
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