Dr. Nadine Yamusah

Internal Medicine
Southport, NJ, Belgium
female

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Internal Medicine

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213 Answers
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A female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
How old are you?: Are you on oral contraceptives, that should normally regulate you unless you have had an implant for at least or ongoing two years, that can cause su... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
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DHEA-S is normally: elevated in newborns and has another peak in the early twenties. At times one can see idiopathic elevation in DHEA-S in asymptomatic individuals, . ... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Gastroenterologist: yellow eyes or jaundice could indicate a liver abnormality. Some people are born with what is called Gilbert syndrome, a benign condition with induce... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Yes: It is possible with weight and water gain.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
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No: It is a class D which means that studies have shown positive evidence of human fetal risk. However if you have a life-threatening situation, the mo... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
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Primary: what blood workup have you done. This seems to be going on for a while. Have you visited your primary doc?. With such a history, you need to be foll... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
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Specializes in Internal Medicine
Moderation is key: Some fat in your body is very important as it stores energy you need and protects your internal organs such as the kidneys etc. avoiding oils in your... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Delayed period is: caused by a slew of things including stress, sudden weight gain or loss hormonal imbalance( sexual or thyroid) and such. Have you been checked recen... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
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No: It's okay. If the home pregnancy test is negative, visit your doctor to obtain a blood hcg test.
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Prolonged flu?: How long have you had it? Do you have added body aches? Sore muscles? If not then its not the flu. Common cold or flu? Normally drinking lots of flu... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
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Cat scratches can : generally be very deep. This has actually gone on for quite a while it seems. Do you have any fevers, chills, any redness around the site? If you d... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Ignore: Protect a wound with a lubricant (petroleum jelly, vit A&D so that it heals from the inside out.
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A 69-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
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Side effect: One of the common side effect of solumedrol (methylprednisolone) is parasthesia. That is what you seem to be experiencing at the tip of your finger... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Dead sperm: The yellowish/off-white colored semen if one has not ejaculated for a while mean that the semen or ejaculate contains a lot of dead sperm or you may h... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Ignore: Just had a meal, don't lay down now. Wait at least 2-4 hours.
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Sorry I really : cannot do anything without a physical examination based on what you tell me. But do you have fevers, chills, how is your oral hygiene. Do you feel ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
First of all,: You'll have to take the MCAT. Medical college admissiion test. Then based on your score and your grades in university, you apply to medical schools. ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
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You seem to be: really compacted. You may need to take something stronger than dulcolax. See you primary doctor. It is important !!!!. The emergency room or urgent... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
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Absolutely: there is such a thing known a "pre-cum" before the man ejaculated most often semen in released and with that some sperm which can eventually lead to ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
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Supplements: If you have already been diagnosed with iron deficiency anemia, then you schold have started taking oral iron supplements. If you are unable to tole... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Anything: Could be the start of your period, could be hemmorrhoids, If you are sexually active and engage in unprotected sex, this could be implantation ble... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Normally: a factor V deficiency can cause a prolonged thrombin time But your bleeding time and platelet count should be unaffected. Certain medications and ot... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
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When was your last: menstrual period. Don't worry some women will experience implantation bleeding which can manifest as streaks of blood in the cervical mucus. Are you ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
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Yes: It is all part of the woman's hormonal changes.
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Do you have any: medical problems? are you overweight? if not any of these, they just could be growing pains. Participating in sports such as swimming could help alle... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
No: normally the uterus adjust to accomodate hence the feeling of mild cramping. It is nothing to worry about.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Please explain: Do you mean how long after conception does on give birth?? the norm max is 42 weeks however some women give birth earlier and some later.
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A member asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Any weight loss: early satiety? decreased appetite? see your primary care doctor to schedule and upper endoscopy, chest x-ray. Have any other symptoms such as upper ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
No worries: It is normal. Without burning, itching or odor.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
It could mean : anything. If you think you are pregnant, wait until you miss your next period and take a pregnancy test.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Yes.: What color are your stools, how much Ibuprofen have you been taking daily? VIsit your primary doc asap in order for him to check whether you have blo... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
No pain.: You may feel a Sharp burning pain while urinating and then the pain stops suddenly. If this happend you may have passee a stone. Some individuals s... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
No: In the first few weeks, it can range from 3 to the 400's. It just needs to show that its increasing exponentially.
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Press the: site of your pain. If you can elicit the same response, then its probably muscular. I see you 've listed ischemia as a condition. If you to hav... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
a cut: If it is just a cut, it will heal. Clean with some iso-betadine/ povidone-iodine and avoid trauma to that site to insure rapid healing
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Position: Do you sleep on the side where you have this numbness. At times if you lay in one position the entire night, you may feel this numbness in your arm a... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
If you've: engaged in risky behavior, have yourself tested.
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Where?: In Pakistan? You may need to speak with a medical professional in your country if that's where you will be attending school.
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Yes could be: It is most likely remnant of your period. Monitor is the next couple of days
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
There is nothing: to worry about at this stage. Hormones can cause a lot of changes in our bodies. Some women experience breast tenderness round the time they are ovu... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
More often: amitriptyline has been known to cause an increase in appetite and subsequent weight gain.
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A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
If your: If your blood pressure is 70/95 then there is a problem. Normally the systlic is higher meaning 95/70.. that looks better, however the difference be... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Motion sickness: Kinetosis. Caused by a confusion between your eyes and your inner ear. Between sight and sense. This message travels to your brain which becomes ev... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Are these symptoms : new? If they are, head to your nearest ER now. If possible for a lower back scan and check pancreatic enzymes. Are stools dark or red? then the ER... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Level: Well, your Ft4 level may be high. I suggest you going to your primary doc and have them control your thyroid hormone levels. They may have to lower ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Specify: What type of scrub and what for?. your face, your feet, your body? I could help you if you were more specific.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Visit: Please visit your Ob/Gyn for further evaluation. They could perform a blood test and an ultrasound.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
No: you may have an ear infection. Check with your primary care
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Yes,could be caused: by incomplete absorption of B12 or not enough B12 in the body. b12 allow red blood cells(RBC) to survive its 120 days; & if there isn't enough, r... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Objectophilia or: Paraphilia. Some experts attribute it to childhood trauma or associating an object with something sexual. If this interferes with your activities o... Read More
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Yamusah is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Yamusah is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thanks makes sense, I had MRI (brain) last year, all clear. I get Aura Headaches. But not had one for 12months. BP has come down too avg 130/75.
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This made me feel good. Thanks! Thank you! That is great help. Seeing that information (which was vague) caused me some distress. But you've helped me a lot!
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I probably should've specified it's really my shins, front of my legs. Will try another chemical peel and your suggestion of olive oil. Thanks :)

Education & Training

Residency

NEW HANOVER REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER
Completed 2007

Awards

Top General Internist, First Place, New Jersey - Summer
2014
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