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Dr. Nisha Patel

Gynecology
NC
44 years experience

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Gynecology

Licenses

United States: North Carolina

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nisha Patel
Gynecology 44 years experience
Time for period?: You are 17 yes old. Aggressive sex can injure you in the vagina, it may be time for period and it started, make sure you are not pregnant, if your cer... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nisha Patel
Gynecology 44 years experience
Depends: Only ovarian cyst does not dictate everything. If you have late period all the time , get evaluated.
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nisha Patel
Gynecology 44 years experience
Go to doctor: This could be totally normal, simply due to premenopausal hormonal imbalance. Or it could be that you are bleeding prolonged , due to fibroids, endome... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nisha Patel
Gynecology 44 years experience
Depends: Most ovarian cyst resolve in 6 to 8 weeks. But if not then we need to think of , cause of the cyst. It could be part something more, and then pain doe... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nisha Patel
Gynecology 44 years experience
Prenatal care?: Do you have an Obstetrician? If not find ASAP . as part of Prenatal work up, they will do STI testing. If you have Obstetrician, make appt within 7 da... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nisha Patel
Gynecology 44 years experience
Rare: I think you did the correct thing. Still make sure and watch your next period.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nisha Patel
Gynecology 44 years experience
Hormonal imbalance?I: I think the spotting before period is hormone issue and not a big deal, but you need to be checked for Urinary tract infection, Ovarian Cyst, vaginal ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nisha Patel
Gynecology 44 years experience
Normal, mostly.: Probably coincidence with the time of your cycle. It is mucous of midcycle hormonal effect. But watch for pain, smell, itching etc. If those develop,... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nisha Patel
Gynecology 44 years experience
Forgot date?: Try to confirm your last period date. We all forget. You may have hormonal imbalance due to multiple reasons. So if this keeps happening, see your gy... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nisha Patel
Gynecology 44 years experience
UTI, local infection: It seems like your problem is deeper, could be seminal vesiculitis or prostatitis? I am a gynecologist. So you probably need to be evaluated by Urolog... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nisha Patel
Gynecology 44 years experience
Need more info.: Which IUD? How long you had it. Bleeding could be from any reason, such as infection of cervix or lining of the uterus or withdrawal of hormones. Did... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nisha Patel
Gynecology 44 years experience
Ultrasound: You need breast exam by the physician, your gynecologist or general surgeon, you may need culture of discharge or ultrasound and mammogram. This will... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nisha Patel
Gynecology 44 years experience
Hormone imbalance: Get reliable pregnancy test. If negative. Try to use provera (medroxyprogesterone) 10 mg daily for 7 days. If no period, you may need to be evaluated ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nisha Patel
Gynecology 44 years experience
Could be.: At your age , ovarian cysts are common. But if you have late period all the time, you need to be evaluated. You may need hormones to regulate your pe... Read More
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank u it has stopped :) but now she has white vaginal discharge
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thanks for answering fast
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This was very helpful. Thanks!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

South Gujarat University, Government Medical College, India
Graduated 1979MD

Residency

WYCKOFF HEIGHTS MEDICAL CENTER

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