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Dr. Kashif Abdullah

Internal Medicine
San Jose, CA
13 years experience male

Locations

Bay Area Healthcare

San Jose, CA

Address

175 North Jackson Ave, Suite 101, San Jose, CA, US
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My office hours

Tuesday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
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Insurances accepted

Medicare

Aetna

Medi-Cal

About

Bio

Physician who understand patients are just people wanting to be heard. Always open and non judgmental.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Internal Medicine

Licenses

United States: California, Wisconsin

Languages spoken

Hindi

Doctor Q&A

371 Answers
42 Agrees
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Perhaps: Although biopsy is the best method to determine if this swollen cervical lymph node is lymphoma. There are other symptoms regarding lymphoma such as ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Difficult to tell: I would advise you see your OB/Gyn to make sure this is not something severe. Better to be safe than sorry especially if you are 22 weeks.
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Will take time: Sounds like you stomach did not like what you had to eat, and you are tired. These symptoms should subside in the next couple of days. I would recomm... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
High BP is >140/90: If you blood pressure is consistently above 140/90 that is considered stage I hypertension. I would recommend you take your blood pressure every othe... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Preg test Anytime: You can take a pregnancy test anytime you want.You have a common misconception regarding pregnancy, ovulation and bleeding. Ovulation is the release o... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Not much can be done: Unfortunately there is not much that can be done regarding increasing your height after you have completed your growth spurt. This is dependent on ge... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Team support: Learning to live a Healthy lifestyle can take a team effort to work effectively. I would advise that you first speak with your physician so that he/s... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Which Test Kit: Could you restate the question but this time also tell us which brand and the exact name of the test that you used. Also some people mistake pregnanc... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Possibly: If you were on Birth Control (BC) pills and used them consistently you would not need to use Plan B. But if you were not using BC pill every day then... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Yes you can: Multi System Theraflu contains Acetaminophen, dextromethorphan, and phenylephrine. In regards to just breastfeeding these drugs are fine. But I woul... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Pregnancy Test: A pregnancy test should done before giving you Depo. Depending on the docs schedule you could have this done in one visit. But I would like to quote ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Proper ergonomics: Likely you are in need of proper ergonomics at your workstation. Here is a website that has a few tips. https://www.networkmedics.com/blog/5-tips-imp... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
About 7 days: According to the CDC usually you can spread flu about 7 days after you start experiencing symptoms. Longer if you are a child. The CDC does not give... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Depend on more tests: From your question it looks like you were trying to time your ovulation to increase your chances to get pregnant and took a Beta hCG titer test to det... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Stop using the cream: It sounds like your skin is getting itchy after you are using a certain type of skin care product. I would advise you completely stop using that skin... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
It depends: For many very young women who have just starting getting their periods, their cycles can fluctuate greatly. For some women their cycles can randomly ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Milk=indigestion: Hello Melissa Lactose intolerance is a common issue with many people. It is due to not having the enzymes to break down the lactose sugar found in mi... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Very High chances: There is a very high chance of getting pregnant this way.~60-85%. This is due to the fact sperm can survive in your vagina for a long time and you hav... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Thought & Condoms: I would advise you first think about your decision and make sure this is with a person with whom you will be in a committed long term relationship. Th... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
~30-36 hours: If that is indeed the cause of your depression then it would take approximately 30-36 hours after your last dose of cipro (ciprofloxacin) to decrease ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Foreplay or Silicone: There are no particular supplement, but the best type of lubrication is the one your own body produces. But this only happens if you and your partner... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
It depends: It can time before your periods restart after using Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone). Usually it can take months after ending Depo Provera (medroxy... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Maybe not: Depo Provera (medroxyprogesterone) is most effective if given during the first 5 days of your period. If it was given then it is usually effective by... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Not really: Carbonated drinks like sprite or ginger ale don't necessarily help per say. Basically sprite or ginger ale would the same thing, since they are essen... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Many possibly causes: Hello There could be multiple causes for your chronic cough. Such as asthma, acid reflux, post nasal drip, or smoking. If you smoke you need to stop... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Likely: I am sorry to hear about the lump and sore. Yes you should have this looked at by a physician, and it is very likely that it will be there by tomorro... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Likely not: If you had your period after unprotected sex than there is very little possibility, basically zero that you'll be pregnant. But I would like to stres... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Likely Yes: I sorry to hear about the Total hysterectomy. This is normal if you have had a total hysterectomy with the cervix removed and pathology showed no sig... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Continue to monitor: Hello The rate at which your periods occur are determined by the fluctuations of the hormones estrogen and progesterone. If only one or two period as... Read More
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Screening is hard: Prostate cancer screening is actually difficult, currently we don't have a really good test that reliably tells us if a man has prostate cancer.The PS... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Natural growth: Depends on your age. If you are still a young adolescent (12-18) women, breast growth is natural part of development. But if you are a young women (... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Likely ok: That white sticky drop after urine is likely semen. It is naturally discharged semen from your testicles from time to time. Your Ok. But if this co... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Increas food&exercis: Being thin is not a bad thing if you are well nourished and have no medical issues. But if you wish to increase muscle mass,it requires a lot of work.... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Need to resist irrit: Likely the skin in that region is extremely irritated. Skin can heal itself. But it requires the source of irritation to be removed first. If it is... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Monitor situation: Without seeing your leg it is difficult to determine what if anything this might be. I would say you should continue to monitor the situation. If th... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Cancer lot of factor: Developing breast cancer is not just genetic there are lots of factors. But yes if there is a strong family history a person should be concerned. It ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Monitor: Likely it was due to a minor vaginal abrasion due to sexual intercourse. If there is not enough lubrication then during intercourse very minor vagina... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Likely very low: If you have had your period than the chances of being pregnant are very low. You cannot be preg after having a period. But in the future you might ne... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Doc Recognize: Panic attack vs Heart attack is something doctors deal with a lot. For a patient I would say that you should not make that difference. If you having... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Don't irritate area: The simplest thing you could do is to not irritate the area any further. That means don't scratch the perineum and wear loose fitting undergarments l... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Not really: Drinking alcohol while taking meloxicam can increase your chances of getting a bleeding stomach ulcer. So it would be best to avoid alcohol to reduce... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
See physician: I would recommend you see your regular physician for an examination that includes an abdominal and pelvic examination. Especially since you described... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Likely your ok: Well if you have consistent difficultly obtaining an erection or if your erection is not suitable for penetration. But ED can also be a psychological... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Periods can change: The timing of your period can change especially when you are young. Sometimes they 15 days apart and other times they are 20 days or 30 days apart. ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Not novaclox: Likely your cold and cough are viral in nature. Zyrcold is a medicine that can be used to break up mucus. So that sounds fine. But Novaclox is anti... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Benign Fat necrosis: Sometimes if there is trauma to the breast, fat necrosis can happen. The breast if primarly made of fat and milk producing lobules and ducts. Someti... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
NP: If your ailments are chronic or simple in nature than a NP (Nurse Practitioner) would be your best bet if you are having difficulty seeing a physician... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Likely Irritation: This sounds like irritation, a couple of easy remeadies are using petroleum jelly (vasaline) on the irritated/icthy nipple. Also you could use a good... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Body fighting infect: Likely your body is still fighting a bacterial infection that has not yet cleared. The white pus is actually death white blood cells that have been t... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kashif Abdullah
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
Don't go in sun: There is no fast way of getting rid of a tan line. That is just the body's reaction to being exposed to ultra violet radiation from the sun. The bes... Read More
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Testimonials
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Jan 29, 2015
Dr Kashif Abdullah is an excellent physician, very knowledgeable,passionate, and on the top of his field. He is a great value to the people of his state, and to the family of health tap
Feb 1, 2015
Dr. Abdullah is an provides excellent advice and education to patients on HealthTap. He is a great addition to this community.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Abdullah is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This made me feel good. Thanks! Cycle1@31Dec2014:clomid@cd3-7+pregnyl@cd16,spotting continueos light bleeding without blood flow@27jan2015:clomid@30jan,full flow@1feb,clomid wrong?
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you so much! Gives me hope since i have been trying for another baby for over a year. Also my name is Marie, I have no idea why it put Nicolas.
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This made me feel good. Thanks! thankyou so much for your prompt response. I feel a little bit better now after reading your answer. I really love this site!!!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Saint Louis University School of Medicine, MO
Graduated 2009MD

Awards

Most Influential, First Place, San Jose Region - Spring
2015
Thought Leader, First Place, San Jose Region - Spring
2015
Top Doctor, Third Place, San Jose Region - Spring
2015
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