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Dr. Cesar Sturla

Primary Care, Internal Medicine
Farmington, MI
36 years experience male

Locations

Cesar A Sturla, MD

Farmington, MI

Address

33750 Freedom Rd. Suite B, Farmington, MI
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My office hours

Tuesday: 6:00am - 10pm
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Office

Farmington, MI

About

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Internal Medicine

Licenses

United States: Michigan

Doctor Q&A

465 Answers
22 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Too many things: Too many possibilities. Make sure you are not pregnant and make an appointment with a dr.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Folliculitis: Infection in the hair follicle causing folliculitis or carbuncle. Or a lymph node.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Dehydrate: If you don`t drink enough water stools get harder, skin dries up, less energy. The kidneys need water so they can eliminate waste products from the bo... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
No: Your BP is upper limits of normal to slightly elevated. Check it at home and monitor it.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Maybe: If you stop the synthroid (thyroxine) you must check the levels within a month or sooner if symptom of low thyroid appear ( tiredness, fatigue, cold i... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Fracture: If you hit a wall the fourth metatarsal is probably fracture. You need x-rays.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
No: The cream is only in the rectum. The Amoxicillin is probably causing the vaginal yeast infection.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Low iron: No you are not going to die. Need to take iron supplements and eat iron reach meals.
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Lithotripsy: Stones less than 5 mm will usually pass, of course with discomfort. Your stone are borderline in size 5 mm and 6.5 mm. You might want to careful watch... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Costocondritis: Costocondritis ( inflammation of the joint between bony and cartilage rib ) is possible. Also not recognize injury or fracture. Needs chest x-rays.
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Maybe: Internist can evaluate and treat RA just as a rheumatologist. Depends on what kind of healthcare provider your primary care Dr is.
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
MR severity: Mr severity is assessed with echo and color doppler. Certainly an increase in the size of the left atrium is not beneficial but does not necessarily m... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Yes: There are many muscles and ligaments and a joint capsule sorrounding the hip.
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Risky: If the UC went on remission on Imuran (azathioprine) he runs the risk of relapse if he stops the Imuran (azathioprine).
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
See a Dr: You need to see a Dr. Your symptoms suggest inflammatory bowel disease. May need a colonoscopy.
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A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Sprain: Probably sprain or early arthritis. Xryas if you wish to know more.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Minor: Increase alt means liver damage. At those levels there is no need to worried, but it needs to be followed in a couple of weeks. Certainly there is som... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Infection: High fever is usually a sign of infection, sometime vasculitis. The cause of the infection varies from people to people.
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Epidimitis: It may be an epididimitis or varicocele. Make an appt with a Dr. to check it out. You may need an Ultrasound.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Hives: Hives are allergies to food or inhaled compounds. They can also be caused by lupus and inflammatory bowel disease.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Pregnancy: Make sure you are not pregnant. Implantation bleeding can be present just like you describe it. Trauma to the vaginal walls is also possible.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Pregnant: Probably pregnant. Check a urine pregnancy test.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Baker`s cyst: No, baker`s cyst is an extension of the synovial cavity and membrane from the knee joint. If it is large and causing pain, decrease knee range of moti... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Probably no: A single bruise is usually not of a concern. Most likely unnoticed trauma to the area. If more appear or if it grows see a dr.
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
ECHO: Echo should be enough. No reason to do stress unless there is a reason to suspect malignant arrythmias.
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A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Infection: Probably infection in bronchial/lungs. Need x-rays and CRP, CBC.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Pimple: Probably inside nasal cavity pimple: small localized area with infection. Most of the time theory resolved spontaneously, sometimes they get worse and... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Infection: You have an infection in the urethra and or bladder. You need to be treated with antibiotics and be checked. Call a Dr. now.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Stress: Stress can do a lot of things to your body. Nevertheless, if you are really that tired you need to be checked out since there are many medical conditi... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Hormomes: Dhea-so4, testosterone, dehydro testosterone ( Dht ).
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Is a virus: The epstein barr virus is a virus, a living very small organism capable of producing different diseases.
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Cystitis: Cystitis/urethritis or prostatitis is likely the cause. Go to the doctor.
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A 72-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Depends: It depends on what kind of spot: the size, the appearance. Also on your medical risks and history.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
It depends: It all depends on the cause and the severity of the low platelets count.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Depends: Depends on the severity and anatomical condition of the mitral valve.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
It is chronic: It is chronic or recurrent rhinosinusitis. Check gammaglobulins.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Flu tests: Rapid flu tests become positive from beginning of symptoms to 3-5 days after. However, there many tests in the market and the ability to adequately de... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Paroxysmal high BP: Recurrent episodes of high bp, specially if accompanied by increase heart rate, may indicate tumor of the adrenal gland ( pheochromocitoma ). Blocked ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Bone marrow: Bone marrow is inside the bone, less dense and more trabecular structure.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
UTI: You probably have the beginning of an UTI. You should get treated with AB. Make an appt with a Dr. as soon as possible. UTI can get bad really fast.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Maybe: It may be a hypomanic phase. However, you must first determine that there is no underlying medical condition,
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A female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Yes: Youf husband is not thinking right. With high blood pressure he is at risk for strokes, heart disease, kidney failure. She should have a full work up ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Fistula: You need to make sure you don`t have a fistula between the intestine and the abdominal wall.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
You don`t: Until they do a dole bind placebo control study with viral cultures there is no answer. However, it mechanism of action appears to be promising.
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A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Malnutrition: On a 100 ml of milk a day and bread for a year you are more tag just protein deficiency. You might be iodine deficient which will cause goiter and hyp... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Yes: Yes many foods can. However, if you use fit ( fecal immunochemical test ) there is no food restriction.
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Normal: A fasting blood sugar of 104 mg/dl is normal.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Oral antifungals: Oral antifungals work better for vaginal yeast infection. Stop taking antibiotics if they are not needed.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Chemical burn: It is probably a chemical burn from the phenergan (promethazine).
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
Depends: Mri only sees the area scanned. If the problem is in your shoulder or cervical spine, which it sounds it is, MRI of upper thoracic spine will not see ... Read More
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Sturla is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Sturla is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Aug 15, 2014
Wonderful Doctor.
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This was very helpful. Thanks! thanx! not prone to rage scared me. On lexapro 6mo since hospital disch mixed BP +GAD. no mood stabalizer new psych, will report this next apt in 3mo
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This was very helpful. Thanks! It was a normal stress test not nuclear. They doctor did not order that test because of my age. Thank you for the answer, I will look into this.
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thanks Dr,but I mean about the variation of the HR,if it varies more than e.g. 10% during a measurement at rest, is normal?

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

National University of Pedro Henriquez Urena, Dominican Republic
Graduated 1986MD

Residency

Yale univeristy/Danbury Hospital

Awards

Top General Internist, Second Place, Michigan - Spring
2014
Thought Leader, Third Place, Ann Arbor Region - Spring
2014
Founding Rx Editor, First Place, National - Winter
2015

Virtual Visit Ratings

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