Doctor Q&A for Dr. Alla Tamarkin

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Dr. Alla Tamarkin
13 years experience Anesthesiology
Needs asseasment: Ask for referral for ultrasound and possible biopsy. A full exam and physical needs to be undertaken by a good diagnositician.
A member asked:
Dr. Alla Tamarkin
13 years experience Anesthesiology
It all depends: Typically an endoscopy and colonsocpy would be performed by an anesthesiologist. It would be up to the anesthesiologist and the patient to decide wha ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alla Tamarkin
13 years experience Anesthesiology
Dissociative agent: Ketamine works on numerous receptors in your body inducing a trancelike state characterized by analgesia, amnesia, and sedation. Depending on the dos ... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alla Tamarkin
13 years experience Anesthesiology
There are variations: You should really speak to the anesthesiologist who will be performing the surgery because there are variations, some anesthesiologists like to give a ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alla Tamarkin
13 years experience Anesthesiology
Lochia: It is called lochia and contains blood, mucus, and uterine tissue. It can continue up to 6weeks postpartum.
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alla Tamarkin
13 years experience Anesthesiology
Yes: An mri can be one of the tests used for imaging of the brain, spinal cord, and in a meningitis like picture, it can show inflammation. This is nonsp ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alla Tamarkin
13 years experience Anesthesiology
Yes, possible: Even if someone is breastfeeding, they can still ovulate and become pregnant.
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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alla Tamarkin
13 years experience Anesthesiology
Complex issue: This is a complex question that needs to be discussed with cardiologist and cardiac surgeon. There are a lot of questions that need to be asked, such ... Read More
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alla Tamarkin
13 years experience Anesthesiology
It depends: If there are other co-morbidities such as severe reflux or severe obesity, endotracheal intubation may be the safest. Speak to the anesthesiologist a ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alla Tamarkin
13 years experience Anesthesiology
Have a conversation: Patients and doctors need to have a conversation about goals of what is to be accomplished. Even though 37 weeks is considered full term, there needs ... Read More
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