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Dr. William Ernoehazy

Emergency Medicine
Jacksonville, FL
37 years experience male

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Emergency Medicine

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English

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53 Answers
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
Ignore: Ringworm isn't a worm under the skin, but a fungus. It just looks like a worm, due to the wavy edges.
A female asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
See your doctor: Grading cancers requires information about how big the tumor is, if there has been spread to other places in the body, and other factors. That being s... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
Ignore: First? No table salt. Home cooked meals, not packaged ones. Spices are your friends.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
See your doctor: It's not likely that friction burns could cause scar that would persist for years, unless the burn was so severe that your pain would have put you in... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
Need more info: The one thing I can say right now is that a creatinine of 3.57 does show kidney failure of some kind, at the time the lab was drawn. If your doctor ha... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
See your surgeon: It is possible that the resected rib changed the shape of your chest sufficiently to cause the symptoms you describe. But it's not possible to know th... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
Yes, but...: There are things that you can do to help lessen you POTS symptoms: Drink plenty of water, 60-80 oz a day. Avoid caffeine and alcohol, which can cause ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
See your doctor: Right upper quadrant pain has many causes. Common ones involve the gallbladder. However, many other things can give the symptoms you describe. Furt... Read More
A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
MANY possibilities: After effusions, you can have leftover inflammatory pain. You can have pain from the heart's surrounding fluid, separate from the pleural effusion (pe... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
See your GYN: A "bubble" near the clitoris which is "inside" is still close enough to the surface not to be an ovarian cyst. It might be a Bartholin's cyst which ha... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
It's possible: Although not a common side effect, muscle spasms and pains are side effects that have been reported with Xarelto. I'd recommend checking in with y... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
Possibly: If your bicycle saddle is a poor fit, pressure on your groin's arteries and nerves can cause this problem. Most cases are temporary, and can be fixed ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
Ignore: Learn to fall; judo, aikido, or tumbling can help. Flexibility, and less fracture risk if you do.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
Not enough info: In general, you report few risk factors for secondary hypertension, which is hypertension caused by another condition. But the list of things which ca... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
Not enough info: Stress can cause increased blood pressure. On the other hand, increased blood pressure can lead to a variety of symptoms which, when felt, can lead to... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
No, AND...: 500 mg of amoxicillin, twice a day, would need to be taken for 10-14 days to cure a moderate strep throat infection. It might not be sufficient for a ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
Yes, it's possible: Unprotected sex always leaves the possibility of pregnancy, even early after a miscarriage. Birth control pills won't protect you until some days afte... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
You can be pregnant: The "pull out" method is not a good method of birth control. Men can leak sperm well before they THINK they are going to cum. Further, if using a c... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
See your doctor: The symptoms you describe could be from a whole host of issues. Your side pain and weight loss in particular are worrisome. I strongly suggest you see... Read More
A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
See your doctor: Your symptoms don't give enough detail to be able to help exclude possible causes of your pain and breathlessness. But your description suggests sever... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
Ignore: If you've had pancreatitis for any reason, avoid alcohol; it will predictably trigger a flare-up.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
Ignore: If your doctor drains an abscess, you don't need antibiotics afterwards, except in severe cases.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
Ignore: If you can? Don’t pop. If you must drain the blister? Leave skin, then bandaid.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
Ignore: Don't pop them yourself. Small one? Warm packs, four times daily. Large one? See the doc.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
Ignore: Some days are harder. Build a care team. Seek allies. Don’t go it alone.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
Ignore: Have extra doses of your meds handy. Missing even a day from lapsed prescriptions can be dangerous.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
Maybe? But see a doc: Many things can cause neck pain. Certainly sleeping on a pillow that's not the right fit for you can cause such things. I note that you talk about foo... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
Not likely: Your injury seems unlikely to produce a concussion; not enough force in the blow as described. Signs of a concussion after a head blow? Headache ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
Ignore: First, add exercise; Next? Small portions, not diet. Choose your foods; live well.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
No, but...: Antibiotics have not been reliably shown to change menstruation. Infections, stress, and other GYN issues can however change menstrual patterns. I rec... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
No, but...: The phrase "most common adverse reaction" means that IF you have an adverse reaction to a medication, it's most likely to be that one. It's a statemen... Read More
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
Not enough info: If perleche does not respond to simple home remedies, further testing (to determine the underlying cause) and selected prescription medications may be... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
See your doctor: Many things can cause a tonsil to swell, even persistently. The lump on the right side of your neck suggests that you might have lymph nodes reacting ... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
See your doctor: Abscesses in areas like the vagina can sometimes spread deep into tissues, rather than simply draining to the outside. I strongly recommend you go and... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
No, But...: Carbonated drinks often contain caffeine, as can chocolate. Caffeine won't slow your antibiotics' work, but can irritate and stimulate your infected p... Read More
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
Not enough info: Many "heart medications" are also blood pressure medications. If you have concerns about your prescriptions, the best place to start is by seeing your... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
See your doctor: Ocular and neurological migraines can mimic all manner of problems, including those normally caused by strokes. As you describe persistent visual c... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
Apparently not: Amaranth is generally considered a low fructose grain, and has been recommended as part of Monash University's diet for irritable bowel syndrome for j... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
See your OB: Some small discharge can be normal during pregnancy, as can increased mucus. But you write of it having some smell; that can suggest a bacterial or ye... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
Yes.: Using calendar based methods to avoid pregnancy is not a good method. Ovulation, and subsequent high fertility days, can vary from month to month. If ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
Not yet, BUT...: After a blow to the chest, some degree of soreness is predictable. Things that should prompt a trip to your doctor or ER: *Severe pain *Shortness ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
Time to see the doc!: You describe high fevers, body aches, diarrhea, and now blood in your stools. This strongly suggests a more serious cause of your diarrhea, and furthe... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
See your OB: It sounds as if you have not yet had an ultrasound to establish a likely due date. Ultrasound exams of your baby are safe and easily done. If you h... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
Not enough info: As you report starting with irregular periods, it seems reasonable that your period was off schedule when you didn't use your pills daily. You may ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
Unclear: There have been no human studies of any kind on raspberry ketones. These are present in small amounts in foods which contain raspberries, or raspberry... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
No, but : Baby weights as estimated by ultrasound are just that -- estimates. Further, the baby can gain a half pound a week in the last weeks of your pregnancy... Read More
A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
See your doctor: Some degree of mild curvature is normal. In Peyronie's disease, the curve becomes significant enough to cause pain with erections, sex, or (in severe ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
Maybe? But see a doc: What you describe could be a lingering sinus infection; a bad allergy, with excess mucus retention in the sinuses; or even an inflammatory reaction to... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
Ignore: More smaller meals can be gentler that 3 big ones. Drink plenty of water. Caffeine may cause flares.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Ernoehazy
37 years experience
Ignore: Don't go it alone. Whether brief musings or frequent, intense plans, you need good counsel and help.

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Ernoehazy is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Ernoehazy is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you! This was exactly what I wanted to know! Much appreciated.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Great answer thanks again I have an mri scheduled soon :)
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Thanks for your quick reply! Pain in back is p wreck./ S.o.b. exertion B4 wreck..A.S. New Dx April

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Saint Louis University School of Medicine, MO
Graduated 1985MD

Awards

Top Doctor, Third Place, Jacksonville Region - Summer
2014
Top Emergency Medicine Specialist , First Place, Florida - Summer
2014
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