Dr. Chi Nguyen
Dr. Chi Nguyen
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My 5 year old just finished antiibotic, amoxicillian and had a couple good days and now he has a really bad sore throat but no fever. Help. In brief: Virus v.s allergies.See 2 more answers
If he doesn't have fever, it is less concerning for serious infection.
I would recommend observing him. Have your doctor re-evaluate him for possible allergic post nasal drip or sinus issues.5 YEAR OLD AMOXICILLIN ANTIBIOTIC FEVER SORE THROAT THROAT PAIN VIRAL PHARYNGITIS
I think a spider bit my ankle yesterday. Last night started to swell, painful and red (similar to the reaction I had from a wasp sting many years ago)? In brief: Ice and Zyrtec.
Ice it to reduce itching, pain and swelling.
Do not scratch it. Take Zyrtec to counter act the allergic reaction. See a doctor if it is not better.WASP STING
I still have vaginal discharge I'm not on my period it is thick and cheese looking but i am also on birth control. In brief: Yeast infection.
Please see your OB/Gyn doctor to have a vaginal exam to make sure it is or is not an infection.
Yeast infection tends to itch.BIRTH BIRTH CONTROL CONTRACEPTION MENSTRUAL CYCLE MENSTRUAL PERIOD VAGINAL DISCHARGE FEMALE HEALTH
My 3 month old daughter had two bowel movements with grey stool.doctor said it was teething. Her cbc levels were great.will teething cause grey poop? In brief: NoBOWEL BOWEL MOVEMENT CBC COMPLETE BLOOD COUNT DEFECATION FECES GRAY STOOL INTESTINE TEETHING
Baby poop can vary daily in different shades of yellow and green depending the quality of the milk, how long it has been the in the diaper, and how dry it is.
My baby is 3 months old and his stool is not regularm. 2 /3 days after. Is it normal? Only Brestfeeding. In brief: Normal.See 1 more answer
Not all babies have the same bowel movement pattern.
It is normal as long as the stool quality is normal, the baby a happy feeder, the baby is thriving, and the baby is a happy pooper. :)BREASTFEEDING FECES FEMALE HEALTH
What does it mean when your burps taste & smell like rotten eggs no more info than the question i just asked? In brief: SULPHuR CONTAINING
foods cause the rotten egg smell Examples guacamole "NOTORI0US" Eggs Poultry cabbage Google "Sulphur Burps" Hope this is helpful Dr Z
Does deep cut require tetanus shot?Whats the time limit under which i should get the shot?a long sewing machine needle passed through the finger fully In brief: No shot needed.NEEDLE TETANY TETANUS SHOT
If it's a non-rusty sewing needle, it's unlikely you will need tetanus shot.
I think I have an infected pimple, it's really red and swollen and angry and has seemingly endless amounts of puss. Is swimming in a lake w this safe? In brief: No.PIMPLES
Any time you have an opening in your skin, this gives the bacteria in your environment a chance to enter your body and causes infection or worsen your current infection.