Doctor Q&A for Dr. Dean Basulto

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dean Basulto
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Induced Vomiting: You can not throw up parts of your stomach but you can end up with a small tear in your esophagus in which case you may see blood. It is generally no... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dean Basulto
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Getting pregnant: Try using an ovulation kit if you haven't already.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dean Basulto
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Baby trauma w phone: Would get the baby evaluated if any significant bruise or head trauma, especially if the baby is not acting the same or persistently crying.
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dean Basulto
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Diclofenac: It comes either 50mg or 75mg twice a day as needed or a 100mg once a day (longer acting) tab. They are the same class as ibuprofen (Motrin, Advil) and... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dean Basulto
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Breasts at young age: No medication. Would not not interfere with mother nature, let it take its course. Best to discuss, educate, and advise her.
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dean Basulto
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Ignore: Drink gatorade and some salty chips, but only if you're issue is low normal BP. Too low, get checked.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dean Basulto
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Sneeze: Use hand sanitizer and wash/rinse exposed skin. A change of clothes is also a good idea.
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A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dean Basulto
Specializes in Internal Medicine
CBC results: wbc 3.6 is within the lower normal range, platelet count is a little low, neut 47% is within the normal range. These numbers alone would not imply can... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dean Basulto
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Wrist lump: Probably a ganglionic cysts. They are benign but may cause transient pain when tapped. If it is large and causes significant pain or limits range of ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dean Basulto
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Chest pain: Could be pericarditis, of which there are multiple possible causes, though pain from this is usually alleviated by sitting up and leaning forward. Ibu... Read More
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