Doctor Q&A for Dr. Cheryl BryantBruce

A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cheryl BryantBruce
Family Medicine 34 years experience
An equivocal result of 1.07 means that you might or might not have Herpes Simplex Virus. Since it is at the upper end of the equivocal range, it is m... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cheryl BryantBruce
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Go to Urgent Care/ER: Non-specific symptoms like nausea, dizziness, or chills that persist for more than 24 hours should be further evaluated. Frequently the described sym... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cheryl BryantBruce
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Headache or sinus?: Pain when pushing in the middle of the forehead is often a sign of sinusitis or it can also commonly be a sign of tension headaches. If it does not ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cheryl BryantBruce
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Ovulation near day14: A small amount of bright red blood, thick mucous, stringy discharge, or mild cramping may signal ovulation within a few days of Day 14 of your cycle, ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cheryl BryantBruce
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Because the urethra and the vaginal opening are quite close together, after "finishing their periods" many women will note flecks of blood, small clot... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cheryl BryantBruce
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Needs further eval: A temperature of 99.5 is not a fever. Adults are not considered febrile until the temperature is over 100 (101 for children). Rapid heart beat and e... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cheryl BryantBruce
Family Medicine 34 years experience
I would think it to be highly unlikely that you would contract Covid under these circumstances, but considering that you have now had a known exposure... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cheryl BryantBruce
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Use pill morning aft: The "morning after pill" is effective, but not fool-proof when used within hours of having sex. When used several days later, fertilization may well h... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cheryl BryantBruce
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Yes, but do a test.: Linea nigra, breast tenderness, abdominal bloating, weight gain and other signs and symptoms of pregnancy can be seen with contraceptives containing h... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cheryl BryantBruce
Family Medicine 34 years experience
It's a virus: Red blisters or "vesicles" in the back of the throat are usually a virus. A throat infection is called a "pharyngitis." Although a herpes virus can ... Read More
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