Dr. Veena Govila

Internal Medicine
MI
62 years experience female

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Internal Medicine

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

215 Answers
102 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Pain: Stopped smoking 4wks ago. Where is the pain the question is not clear. You should check with your dr. Pain probably has no relationship to smoking.
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Vocal chords: Vocal chords or some polyps or nerve damage with surgery for thyroid.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
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Skin absorption: Ask your dr who prescribed it? 100 percent absorption is ?
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Prostatic is nodes: Prostatic is and urethritis treated with antibiotics and inguinal glands is okay. If you have node in the neck you need a check up by your dr.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Rectal bleeding: No. Could be with the stool or constipation. Any rectal bleed needs an examination. Hemorroids tear, fissure , or polyp or ca. Need examination.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Ignore: Bed bugs are hard to get rid of. Need pesticides control. You can get it from the fancy hotels and t.
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Abdomen: We need to know what kind of pain is it? Is it intermittent or constant? If it is associated with the movements could be muscular. You have overt in t... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Burning urethra: Burning and itching feeling at the top of penis could be irritation from masturbation very common. Or you may have urethritis. See your primary care d... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Ignore: Very gentle and kind and have good listening skill.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Ignore: Stay calm and softly sing and rock.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Missed period BC pil: I think it's okay. But to be safe you must see your Dr and get a pelvic exam and get their recommendation of meds.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Ignore: Mental fatigue . For gaining strength.Regular exercise and proper nutrition . If no disease.
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Tenosinovitis: Inflammation of the synovial sheath of tendons.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
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Fibroids cervicalpol: Small bumps on cervix are not nebothian cysts. They are probably related to the uterine fibroids as seen on the ultrasound. They could be small cervic... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Bowel prep: That's a part of bowel prep. Until it's clear.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Ignore: Fatigue can be from physical or mental health.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
High pulse pressure: 40 is okay .Anything more is to be concerned. And should get the cardiologist or internist check heart. If it is persistently high . Usually associate... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Back pain: You need more thorough check up by a urologist. May need an ultrasound.
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A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Valium: Valium after 15days will not show in the urine if you took only for 4days.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Blood clot: Unlikely. There have to be more symptoms of blood clot than just o2level.Usually have shortness of breath and pain with breathing and hypoxia. A ct o... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Hypothyroidism: If you have been hypothyroid you need to check the TSH and it should be at the lower limit of normal.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Dissection: Left common iliac dissection is not very common in young people. Unless you have a underlying aneurysm or abnormality.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Swollen tongue: You should see a dr asap or go to urgent care as the swollen tongue could be a angioedema from the reaction . Needs care right away and examination.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Tilted uterus: If your uterus is tilted you should see your dr. There can be other associated factors. Please see your dr.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Red cheeks: Red cheeks can be from flushing or rheumatic diseases or just erythema from rosacea. Or sun sensitivity. See your dr.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Ignore: Vomiting , check for pregnancy, or pain or viral , headache, gastrointestinal inf , .
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Irregular heart beat: There are many kinds of irregularities. You should see your dr. They have different modalities of treatment.
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
May be related asthm: Your question is kind of confusing. If you do not feel thirsty ? You may be drinking other things in a fluid form. That may be compensating.May have t... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Anal itching: Anal itching and burning is caused by high caffeine intake or bad anxiety or local causes. See your dr.
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Frequent bms: B ms after eating can be related to your nerves like ibs. Or gluten enteropathy. Depends what you are eating. Talk and consult your dr.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Sun sensitivity: May have sun sensitivity. Need examination by your dr.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Numbness: Wait and watch. Did you have any back problem? Numbness in the right upper abdomen could be temporary. Do you have numbness any where else? Any vis... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Fungal inf: Of course you can have candida inf of tongue and esophagus and another fungus of nails onychomicosis. They are all treatable.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Palpitations: You have anxiety attacks or tachy arrythmia? They are interrelated. Before we call it all anxiety a physical exam is a must.See your dr. Thyroid or va... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Metabolism: More colorfully veges and fruits like berries. Actually exercise boots up the metabolism. Sugar slows it down.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Pregnancy: Pregnancy 34wks with numbness on right side can be from pressure of the baby. You should see your ob.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Bumps elbow: Bumps on the elbow? Need to be more specific. If they persist see your dr please.
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Bumps: Bumps can be some dermatoses. But need a good exam. Good lotion will be helpfull.
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Allergy to sweat: Alergy to sweat may give you itching or rash. Burning sensation. Talk to your Dr. Keep yor sking dry.
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Postseptoplasty cold: Yes you can take it but better to check with your Dr . If there is any infection.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Thick veins: Many people have prominent veins. If very concerned talk it over with your dr please.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Vaginal pain: Very likely some local tissue problem. Do go and see your Dr . It could be something at the vault of vagina , or higher up. Get to see your Dr. If it'... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Epigastric distress: Go and check with your dr do certain foods bother you? You may have reflux and need endoscopy .See your pcp.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
MRI WITHOUT AND WITH: Why was the MRI done?Need to know more. Medicine is a combination of clinical and labs and xrays. Talk to your dr or radiologist. With contrast is mo... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Pelvic pain: Could have genital herpes or pelvic pain could be from inf or endometriosis or . Get examined by gyn .Uterus could be acutely retroverted.
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Cold sores: Tiny bumps on the top lip could be viral. Cold sores. Get a anti viral ointment from your dr. They come from low immunity.
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Fever and rash: If you have fever with rash and you are taking Amoxicillin it could be a rash from Amoxicillin and associated inf . Or it could be serum sickness. Se... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Abdominal pain: Immediately call the dr who removed it.Could be side effect of pain meds or other injury .Need evaluation. Get us and ct scan and ua. Bleeding?
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Blues: Not the side effect it's something more than that. Talk to your pcp.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Veena Govila
62 years experience
Ignore: Gargles . Viral , strep throat , or postnasal drip , even reflux can cause it.
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Testimonials
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May 2, 2014
Seems to be a very knowledgeable physician.
Apr 17, 2014
Very accurate and useful responses.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Govila is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you very much for spent your time to consult my query and answer
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thanks that rules out thyroid issue. Had the test done came back norma
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you everyonehas been telling me its a twnsion but it feels stran

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

SMS medical college jaipur india
Graduated 1961MD

Awards

Top General Internist, First Place, the Pontiac Region - Spring
2017
Thought Leader, Second Place, the Pontiac Region - Spring
2017
Top General Internist, Third Place, Michigan - Spring
2017
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