Doctor Q&A for Dr. R Chouteau

A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. R Chouteau
Obstetrics and Gynecology 38 years experience
It is normal: Many women have a noticeable difference in the size of their breasts. It has nothing to do with handedness. The only way I know of making them even ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. R Chouteau
Obstetrics and Gynecology 38 years experience
Approx. mid-cycle: Counting from the FIRST day of your period, you will ovulate approx. 14 days later if you have a standard 28 day cycle. If your cycles are longer the... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. R Chouteau
Obstetrics and Gynecology 38 years experience
Nothing: Plan B is usually quite effective. You took it in the recommended time frame, so I wouldn't worry about you being pregnant.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. R Chouteau
Obstetrics and Gynecology 38 years experience
That depends: How early did you get your earliest ultrasound? If it was in the first 12 weeks, then the possible error is no more than 4 days+/-. If it was later,... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. R Chouteau
Obstetrics and Gynecology 38 years experience
Not likely: Failure of tubal ligation is always a small possibility-less than 2%. The home pregnancy tests now are usually very accurate. Skipping periods thoug... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. R Chouteau
Obstetrics and Gynecology 38 years experience
Get Re-examined!: Failure of treatment for Chlamydia is unusual but can happen. Also, STD's travel in packs. Get tested for other infections, especially Gonorrhea and... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. R Chouteau
Obstetrics and Gynecology 38 years experience
We don't: Usually we don't. Rarely, the pharmacy will alert us that someone is not refilling their prescriptions but that is usually for other types of medicat... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. R Chouteau
Obstetrics and Gynecology 38 years experience
Yes: Many women will leak from their nipples during pregnancy. It often comes and goes through the pregnancy
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. R Chouteau
Obstetrics and Gynecology 38 years experience
Yes: Your HCG rise was reasonable for early pregnancy. Ultrasound before 6+ weeks is not very accurate and you are not likely to see a heartbeat until at ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. R Chouteau
Obstetrics and Gynecology 38 years experience
OTC yeast med: The most common reason for severe itching in this area is a yeast infection. They often occur with a discharge but not always. An over-the-counter a... Read More
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