Doctor Q&A for Dr. Roberto Saez

A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roberto Saez
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Find cause: Need to have some basic labs including glucose, B12 level etc to find a cause for this.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roberto Saez
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Pinced nerve: Likely a pinched nerve in your foot vs your lower back should likely resolve on its own sometimes a mortons neuroma can cause some unusual symptoms a ... Read More
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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Roberto Saez
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Would need screening: Hard to answer risk is mediated by family hx and other things like being male, having high BP and high cholesterol among others including smoking y ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roberto Saez
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Various: Usually closed or open (details may not be as good) and with and without contrast are the most common. There are also mra's which look mainly at blood ... Read More
A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Roberto Saez
Specializes in Internal Medicine
No: This is a fairly common "finding" on mri, if your symptoms have not changed or if surgery is not being planned at that level this is really not an iss ... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Roberto Saez
Specializes in Internal Medicine
No: Im assuming the "shrunken liver" is a product of cirrhosis and unfortunately there is no cure and they liver cannot regenerate itself so a transplant ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roberto Saez
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Yes: Yes if you have a hematoma (a collection of blood) from the injury (im assuming).
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roberto Saez
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Yes: It would certainly not do you any harm but unlikely it will treat the cause as the list for things that cause dizziness is quite extensive.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roberto Saez
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Limited side effects: Short term steroids have very limited side effects, on a few anecdotal studies have shown improvement with steroids, vertigo is usually self limiting ... Read More
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