Dr. Eugene Ahn

Integrative Medicine
Miami, FL
male

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Integrative Medicine

Internal Medicine

Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology

Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

Languages spoken

English

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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Additional info: Also let me add additional alternatives if pre-menopausal 1) bilateral oophorectomy (surgical or radiation) 2) chemical oophorectomy (goserelin or gn... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
No: In the us most likely to get rabies from the bite of an unvaccinated mammal. An under-appreciated risk are bats with case reports described of no dire... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
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Unclear: Although we understand grey hair to be due to the loss of melanin production in the hair follicle, and pubic hair is no different, it is not clear why... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
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Cocyxx fx is rough: Unfortunately a coccyx fracture is one of those injuries that really remind us of how important a usually under appreciated part of our body is for da... Read More
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A 71-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
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Controversial: Hard to say. Mostly anecdotal reports of memory loss while on statins led to a warning but keep in mind a lot of patients taking statins were at risk ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Always possible: Pregnancy can have a wide array of heralding symptoms as you already know, and this could be one of them. But this could also be a gastrointestinal, ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Depends: You would have to be specific about the drug. Different chemicals have different placental transfer kinetics.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
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See a doctor: A horrible headache that is not relieved by anything is a good enough reason to see a doctor as soon as possible especially if this is not a chronic c... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Info from study: In the pivotal study, truvada (emtricitabine and tenofovir) led to an additional 44% HIV protection. No one can answer what your chances of getting HI... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Yes: There are ways to manipulate the hormone cycles to alter or stop your periods altogether. http://www.mayoclinic.org/healthy-living/birth-control/i... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Depends: Hard to say not knowing what the injury/diagnosis was for your foot. Your doctor might know enough to at least help give you some physical therapy exe... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
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More tests needed: It appears the next step would be to get a ct scan or MRI with contrast (if you can tolerate), as I am sure your physician or radiologist has already ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Many factors: This is called stress incontinence. Many factors including age and prior surgeries. Usually difficult to find one definitive solution. Obviously... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Unclear: Unclear info…if you have colitis being treated by vancomycin, what makes the most sense is that you had a condition called c dificile colitis and you ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Could be: A major change in diet or exercise can shift hormones and alter regularity of periods. Of course, we should also make sure that other explanations (i.... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Possible : Appendicitis is possible, and the only way to differentiate from pid is seeing a physician, getting an exam, and additional tests as indicated.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
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Extremely rare: The scientific literature describes only case reports (individual cases) of esophagus cancer in teenage years, so it is possible but extremely unlikel... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Broad differential: Cannot answer this without seeing the rash, but given the distribution being on the cheeks and nose, would recommend seeing a doctor to make sure this... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
See a physician: First step is to see a doctor and establish a diagnosis. Possibilities include inflammatory arthritis, gout, infection, musculoskeletal injury, ruptur... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Considering several: A photo or direct exam would be very helpful, but based on your description of a rash that gets more prominent with sweating or a hot shower and your ... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Possibly: Methimazole (assuming this is what you are referring to) can induce hypothyroidism which can be associated with "eyes puffy", but blood tests to iden... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
It can: It can be a psychological habit, or it could be enough to be called a disease/syndrome called psychogenic polydipsia. Or it could be compensation from... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
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Symmetric?: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/androgenic_hair this link shows typical distribution of hair growth on the legs. Obviously some areas can be expected ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Well reviewed : Let me direct you to the mayo clinic http://www.Mayoclinic.Org/diseases-conditions/parkinsons-disease/basics/symptoms/con-20028488 in summary ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Depends: I would need to know why they are doing the septoplasty. For example, septoplasty indications include bleeding, sinus ostium blockage, trauma, cos... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Unclear but unlikely: At age 20, it is unlikely this would be due to cancer. A platelet count goes up for many different reasons including inflammation in general (infectio... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
More specific?: How much bigger? What part of the chest? Is this something you had since childhood or is it suddenly new? Some asymmetry can be expected as part of no... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Yes possible: It is suggestive that it is related since the pain improves with passing gas. But this is not a specific sign for that, as inflammation of any cause c... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Possible answers: Not clear to me how many days/weeks after breast reduction you have been having these pains, but it is common for women have some breast pain for the ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Consider this: If this only happened when you were drifting into sleep on one occasion, this appears to be not so much a medical problem but a phenomena known as "sl... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Please see a doctor: Given the pregnancy, and the fact this cough is persistent and associated with chest pain, the best thing you can do to help is to see your obstetrici... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
FDA approved: I will direct you to a good discussion of this controversial indication. http://www.healthline.com/health-news/hiv-truvada-for-hiv-prevention-exper... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
It is possible: There are a lot of other possibilities (particularly gynecological) but appendicitis is possible and the most urgent to be ruled out in er setting. Ap... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Vertigo: It appears that your mother has vertigo, possibly related to a prior infection or other condition. I recommend having her see an ENT specialist (ears ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Unlikely: Cancer is not the most likely of diagnoses based on this brief description, but recommend having a doctor take a look at it when there is swelling to ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Diagnosis chloasma?: Brown patch between the breasts could be something called chloasma (hyper pigmentation associated with pregnancy), but also could be a superficial fun... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Zero?: I'm assuming this question is about sperm viability for pregnancy. Technically, it could be zero/null if the man turns out to be sterile. Other than t... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Not clear: For an 8 minute pain in the shoulder separated by 2 days with an uncomfortable feeling in the kidney - nothing singular stands out. Is the pain in the... Read More
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A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Excellent: According to adjuvant online (www.Adjuvantonline.Com), you have about an 82% 10 yr survival rate based on your specific information provided. This is ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Could you rephrase: Not sure what you mean by you had "to transplant in my ankle". Bone or skin transplant? If you had a transplant procedure involving the ankle, the... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Depends: Once every 4 hrs, or 6-8 times each 24 hrs. This of course would depend on many factors including how much water intake and water loss you have recent... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Inflammation: As your body fights an infection, the tonsils (back of throat) are one of the major trafficking sites for your immune system to recognize and fight of... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Unclear: Blood blisters are usually painful, and related to pressure or trauma though not infrequently there may be no recollection of a specific event. They c... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eugene Ahn
Specializes in Integrative Medicine
Depends: We first need to be clear on how you define "sex". Some do not believe oral sex for example is sex, and only intercourse is. It is possible to get std... Read More
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Ahn is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Ahn is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thank you. Although I'm still unsure and scared, I Do thank you.
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thankyou for your prompt reply . I will read the article
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No travel or snorkelling and no sex, so no STD or Pregnancy ?? Thanks

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University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, FL
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