Doctor Q&A for Dr. Andrea Brand

A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrea Brand
Specializes in Family Medicine
See doctor: Swelling of lymph nodes can have several causes, The appearance of new swellings warrants an examination and possibly some tests . Your doctor can h ... Read More
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrea Brand
Specializes in Family Medicine
See a doctor: Yellow appearance of the eyes is not normal and may indicate jaundice- a sign of excess accumulation of bile pigment. This could signal serious diseas ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrea Brand
Specializes in Family Medicine
Raccoon bite: Raccoons can carry rabies, and it would be prudent for the person bitten to seek care at the county health department for rabies prevention ( injectio ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrea Brand
Specializes in Family Medicine
Possible herpes: "Itchy bumps" on the buttock may herald a herpes infection, but an examination will needed to diagnose this. Other possible causes include bacterial i ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrea Brand
Specializes in Family Medicine
See doctor now: Blood in the urine is never normal and could have a variety of causes, including infection, kidney stone and tumor. Associated fever and pain suggest ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrea Brand
Specializes in Family Medicine
Bleeding: "Spotting" associated with dizziness may indicate a serious loss of blood and should prompt an immediate examination. The bleeding you describe could ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrea Brand
Specializes in Family Medicine
Baby OK: I doubt a dog licking a baby's bottom would hurt the baby. Hope your dig is OK.
A member asked:
Dr. Andrea Brand
Specializes in Family Medicine
Possible infection: Unusual vaginal discharge suggests an infection. A rah may or may not be related to the discharge. Best to have an exam and get tested for sexually tr ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrea Brand
Specializes in Family Medicine
Infection possible: If the HIV positive blood enters the body through a break in the skin, transmission of infection is a possibility.
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrea Brand
Specializes in Family Medicine
Drug interactions: I am so sorry for your loss. The drugs you describe can have significant interactions which may result in excessive sedation and depression of the re ... Read More
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