Doctor Q&A for Dr. Maria Dumalaog

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
29 years experience Pediatrics
See a doctor: No doubt about it this is something that needs to be evaluated by a doctor physically. This is an issue that needs to be physically touched, measured. ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
29 years experience Pediatrics
Anti inflammatory: Signoflam is an antiinflammatory its not an antiviral medication. Mmps is caused by a virus. You will not stop the progression of the disease with any ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
29 years experience Pediatrics
Antipyretics: Antipyretics are meds to decrease temp. These are ibuprofen and acetaminophen. Antibiotics are only effective in normalizing temps if a bacteria is ca ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
29 years experience Pediatrics
Get it rechecked: The presence of CMV IgM is not solely indicative of primary infection. CMV IgM is detectable when a person 1) is newly infected, 2) has been infected ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
29 years experience Pediatrics
Fluids and diet: Effective for doing what? If you're question is how do you produce more milk, you need to drink lots of fluid. But good milk comes from eating a well ... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
29 years experience Pediatrics
See your doctor: The acne didn't just start over night so neither will it go away as quickly. Consult your doctor there are still a bunch of things that you can try ov ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
29 years experience Pediatrics
Acne vs folliculitis: The area where your rashes are does not sound like it's acne it sound more like folliculitis. This is usually caused by excessive sweating, friction, ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
29 years experience Pediatrics
Antibiotics: As a medical doctor I only know of medical treatments for strep throat and that would be to take appropriate antibiotic. For strep that would be penic ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
29 years experience Pediatrics
Go see your doctor: This is possible and it needs to be checked out soon. Have either your primary care doctor or ophthalmologist see you soon.
A male asked:
Dr. Maria Dumalaog
29 years experience Pediatrics
Congestion : Before you take your child to ER. Look at his breathing pattern. If he's breathing fast or coughing constantly, not having wet diapers, very fussy the ... Read More
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