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Dr. Paul Daum

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Mansfield, TX
43 years experience male

Locations

Manfield Miracles

Mansfield, TX

Address

2800 E Broad, Suite412, Mansfield, TX, US
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Insurances accepted

UnitedHealthcare

About

Bio

Solo private practice for 2 years, love golf, fishing,coin collecting. Married, two kids 28 Lindsay, attorney, son Brian business. Last 7 years at new Methodist Mansfield, south of Arlington. LIfe is good. Wife Brenda of 29 years.

Specialties
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Obstetrics and Gynecology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

58 Answers
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
No: Only uterine cramps can cause the Mirena (levonorgestrel) to move. When the uterus moves as a whole, there should be no displacement.I have had proble... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Cholestasis: If you are in your third trimester and itch all over, including the palms and soles it may me cholestasis. Talk to your doctor and if that diagnosis i... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Are you taking pills: Ovulatory spotting is common around day 12 to 14. Spotting before your period starts is also common. If you are taking the pill, usually bleeding prob... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Not likely: How well Plan B works is related to how soon it is taken. Within 24 hours it is 95% effective. This decreases to 89% at 72 hours. Be smart and run a p... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
1st check pregnancy: Usually abnormal cycles are due to lack of timely ovulation. Threatened miscarriage could cause any pattern of bleeding. Odds are ovulation was off, i... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Small: Ovaries are suppressed by the hormones in the pill. If the start late you may not suppress the ovulation but it general won't happen that soon .Carefu... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Late?: Usually doctors don't run a pregnancy test if they suspect you could be pregnant. Otherwise they check urine sugar, protein, blood, ph, concentration,... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Ovulation bleed: A lot of times there is a small bleed at ovulation. Usually there is clear mucous mixed with it . Not a good time for unprotected sex unless you are s... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
If you bleed, yes.: Sometimes the gland grow deeply into the muscle and are not completely destroyed. In that situation bleeding can resume later. Remember, ablation was ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Run a pregnancy test: Maybe she got pregnant the month before. Run a test and find out.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Yes: Unfortunatley the only way to fnd out is to get a sonogram done. Hormone levels vary alot and i woldn't interpret them literally.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Hiccups or breathing: Babies commonly get hiccups, they are rhythmic, about every 3 seconds. They also breath, usually for shorter durations of time but maybe as fast as 60... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Yes: Usually the night of the procedure is pretty crampy, but withing 48 hours or so things calm down. Longterm pain from ablation is rare, but can happen.... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Hard to say: There's always the implantation all bleed, it could be anovulation, or cervictis, bottom line is are you pregnant. It could be a very early threatened... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Cholestasis: Talk to your doctor about checking your serum bile acid levels. To stay in low risk levels they need to be less than 40. There are treatments. If leve... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
No: Antidotes can alter hormone absorption or change the rate the are broken down. Cooper iuds don't rely on hormonal levels for contraception. Relax, enj... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Tough one: I don't know the book to refer to, bot many diiferrent problems can interfere with hair growth. Fist chech and see if the root is attached to the hair... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Breast feeding?: Pain from vaginal tears should have cleared by now but estrogen deficiency while breast feeding can decrease lubrication and elasticity of the vagina ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Yes: Pros is a metabolic disorder than can cause a thicker tummy, pre diabetes and with that sometimes BP gets a little higher. The cysts themselves don't... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Vaires: Your should have a clear picture in your head after your discussion with your plastic surgeon. Ask him or her. Don't go into it without knowing. Don't... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Yes: The physical activity may cause some contractions (you tummy gets tight). Relax, hydrate and don't worry about your baby. Slow down a little and list... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Not likely.: The uteurs moves as a whole with sex, and the iud inside moves along with it. Should not cause it to perforate. Most perforations happen at insertion... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Anovulation: When you don't ovulate you still produce estrogen. Ovulation stabilizes, prepares for pregnancy and cuses a normal period when it doesn't happen. If ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Yes: The clear stretchy mucous comes from the cervix. It is clear, but mixed with vag discharge could appear white. The key is stretchy. Egg white stretchy... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Yes: You could be very early, the urine dilute, or sometimes a very slow rise in the hormone levels can ba a sign the pregnancy isn't thriving. You might ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Yes: I have seen this happen when the Mirena (levonorgestrel) was partially expelled. Have it checked. If it has moved into the cervix it may have to be r... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Take action: If your periods are irregular there is a product called pregnitude that might help. It is myoinositol and reportedly works as well as metfornin. You m... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Cyst rupture: Sometimes there is mid cycle hormonal bleeding but ovulatory cysts are very delicate and may bleed and cause cramping. If the pain becomes severe se... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Yes it does: Unfortnately weight gain and Depo-Provera are good friends. If you are young active and musclular it might not be a big problem, but I have seen numb... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Yes: Just because the timing is right doesn't always mean pregnancy will happen, but your way is about the most likely.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
?pregnant?: Tubals fail, usually in the first two years. Run a pregnancy test. If it is positive assume you have a tubal pregnancy until proven otherwise. If the... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Yes: Your timing for unprotected sex is perfect if you have a 28 day cycle. I hope you were wanting to be pregnant.The pink discharge could be ovulatory or... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Check your hormones: Sometime the ablation of the lining of the uterus can affect to lifespan of the ovaries. Have your Estradiol and fsh checked, and see if your ovaries ... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Probably not: The key is to not be off pills more than seven days. If you missed the last pill and restarted at the normal time, you were off 8 days. The worst pil... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
If you had sex- yes: You either didn't ovulate or you are pregnant. Run a test and find out.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Yes: Mirena contains levonorgestrel, a birth control hormone. Small levels of it are absorbed, and I have had people with pms symptoms, acne, oily skin, an... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Yes: Everybody your age should be screened for stds if appropriate. Clear almost egg whie mucous is normal sound ovulation, usually lasting 3 to5 days. Ovu... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Not necessarily.: It depends on your age and the situation. Your estrogen is low. Your fsh is not at high as i would expect in full menopause. You are not pregnant, and... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Not very pregnant: Usually HCG is reported as less than 5 if negative. 15 would usually mean positive, but it depends on the lab. Find out their normal level, but it sou... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
History and sonogram: Post tubal endometrial ablation syndrome is when there are loculated areas inside the uterus still menstruating but nowhere for the blood to go. It ca... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Only within 3 to 5 d: Sperm live up to 5 days waiting for ovulation, but conception only happens on the day of ovulation. If you hane a 28 day cycle ovulation is around day... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Hormonal: Most problems are structural or hormonal. Assuming your previous cycles were normal and the test was on concentrated urine then i would assume ovulato... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Not usually: A normal pill today is 30 micrograms of estrogen. That should be enough to control your periods , and patience for 3 months is needed to get regular. ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Probably.: Many women who have had babies before feel movement early in pregnancy. I could not tell you that you don't feet it. Its just a little early, and usua... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
1st day to 1st day: You cycle means the whole menstrual cycle. Most women are around 28 days like the moon. Count from the first day of bleeding to the first day of the... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Yes: You awe in the peri menopause and things are changing . Hormones are less consistent , sometimes there are aging issues, passage of fertility, and de... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Fluid retenetion: If it occurs monstly in the morning, usually it is from redistribution of swelling form your legs to your hand and pressure on the nerves. Its a prett... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Sounds like yeast: Get Monistat or gynelotrimin (clotrimazole) over the counter and treat at least 3 days. Should get better.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
Maybe pregnant: If ovulation happened you have to either start or be pregnant. If ovulation was late it may take a few extra days for a pos test. Run first morning ur... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Daum
43 years experience
No: If you had surgical (d;c) abortion the pregnancy was missed. If you used Cytotec (misoprostol) to induce termination it was unsuccessful. If there ... Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Daum is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Daum is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! Possible first day of ovulation...sorry was trying to make it all fit!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank u i thought i was gonna wait forever on an answer
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Thanks for your quick reply! I'm healthy so I'm hoping if I am pregnant everything will be ok!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Texas Southwestern Medical School at Dallas, TX
Graduated 1980MD

Residency

St Paul Hospital , Dallas, Texas 1980 -1984
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