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Dr. Stephen Brunton

Family Medicine
NC
male

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Family Medicine

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English

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Herpes: If you get Herpes type 1 on your face there is a little protection against getting genital heepes but not enough to prevent it....similarly about a th... Read More
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Rash: there are a number of possibilities for this. an intercrural dermatitis is one. this may be related to heat and sweating. Are there any rashes in othe... Read More
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Herpes: about a third of genital herpesos type 1. Besides using a condom to prevent spread, there are a number of antriviral medications that decrease spread... Read More
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Chest pain: short stabbing pain is unlikely related to heart pain especially in a young woman. This could be more of a muscle spasm in your chest
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Cough: This pain could be from coughing by causing over use of the muscles between your ribs , If you have asthma then this coughing may suggest that your as... Read More
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Light headed: there can be a number of causes of light headedness. your doctor may have checked foir some of these suchas anemia. Another common cause is 'chronic h... Read More
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Herpes: a pediatrician might be able ot help you but you may want to see a gynecologist who may see this more frequently
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Repeat TB test: It is not a good idea to repeat a TB skin test if a previous test is positive as you can have a much larger reaction that may cause a problem. If you... Read More
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TB Test: there can be several reasons why a TB test takes longer to reactt..If you do have a large reaction as you describe you should go back to your doctors ... Read More
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Herpes 1 and 2: the majority of Genital Herpes is Type 2 however about a third of genital herpes is t ype 1 wich usually occurs on the face and is know as a 'cold so... Read More
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Blood testing: It depends on the blood test. If you are wanting chjolesterol test or test for anemia, there are a number of other ways to get htis done for exampl... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Brunton is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Brunton is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thank you so much.
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