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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 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.
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
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
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
No: See your doctor , get cardiac enzymes and a stress test.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
That is inappropriat: Inhaling harmful chemicals could damage your lungs and eventually your nervous system. Be wise and prudent
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Have you been: To your doc for a pregnancy blood test? Secondly missing a period does not necessarily mean that you are pregnant. If your body is under a lot of str... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Could be anything: Have you used any new products in that area? creams, perfumes, soaps, detergents for your underclothing?, any other medical problems? are you sexually... Read More
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.
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.
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Moist skin: You probably had a lot of calf muscle mass when you were a runner causing stretch marks; however now that you are not running you've lost that mass le... Read More
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.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Too long: Do you have fevers, chills, you may need to go back for a follow up. A week not being able to eat is a bit long
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
A female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Test: Take an over the counter pregnancy test. If it's negative, it could still be too early. Do you have regular periods. If after 2 weeks the test is n... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Sorry no imaging: Without the ultrasound image, it would be impossible to determine what was meant. You will need to ask them what was meant by that. Normally if they... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Liver abnormality: When you have an elevated sgot or sgot it means there is a problem with your liver parenchyma. You liver is not working well due to an infection or i... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
High: however remember that you have two ovaries hence the sperm will have to decide up which fallopian tube it will swim in order to capture the egg. The... Read More
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
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
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
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
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
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.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Kidney function: Microalbumin is a test used to measure the progression of kidney damage in patients who are at risk. Ex. Patients with diabetes, high blood pressure. ... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Here in the U.S yes: I am not sure how it is in Australia. If however you are worried, pick up the phone and give them a call. Worrying leads to stress which subsequently... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Hard drugs: No one should be using hard drugs and especially when they are pregnant! Once it gets into the mother's circulation, it is definitely bound to enter ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Yes: It is possible with weight and water gain.
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
A 69-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
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
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Not sure: However, pregnancy can give such discharge but you say you are not pregnant. Secondly hormonal changes, diet, new medications can all cause such chan... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
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
A female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Nov. 10 2014: Should be your delivery date, however some come earlier or later. If you are having a c-section, you and your doctor could decide when the cesarean s... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
You re correct: In that s1q3t3 is normally noticed in people with pulmonary embolism; however that's only in about 10 % of the population. It's right heart strain. ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Partly: Foraminal stenosis normally cause nerve impingement which cause the feeling of burning, sharp pains, numbness and tingling sensations normally found i... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
No: It's okay. If the home pregnancy test is negative, visit your doctor to obtain a blood hcg test.
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
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Natural medicine: Unfortunately, the majority of the doctors here are allopathic docs and not herbal/homeopathic. That said, the active ingredient in black seed oil is ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
At 24 y.o,: What was the reason for getting the arthroscopy in the first place? You may have had it before; however prolonged inflammation and blood in the joint... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
No: When there's no semen, sperm cannot survive.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Oncologist: Is is a growth internally, externally? Because you may first need to see your primary care doctor and based on what you have, you can be referred. Mo... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Sexually active?: 1-Are you sexually active? 2- having unprotected sex? 3-If so? when was your last sexual encounter? 4-is the discharge foul in odor?. If you a... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Why would: you want to alter the results. You cannot. The scan will reveal the results..
A member asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Are you sexually : active withou contraception? There are more than 1 reason for one not to have their period besides pregnancy. Excessive weight loss or gain in a sho... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nadine Yamusah
Specializes in Internal Medicine
No worries: It is normal. Without burning, itching or odor.
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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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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