Doctor Q&A for Dr. Michael Jelinek

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Jelinek
Infectious Disease 41 years experience
No: It would be okay to go to your Doctor but waiting it out may give your body time to recover without further treatment. However, if the itching worsens... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Jelinek
Infectious Disease 41 years experience
See your Doctor.: Some people do not respond to antiviral medications right away and some strains of herpes can be resistant to treatment. The neck pain needs your Doct... Read More
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A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Jelinek
Infectious Disease 41 years experience
Pyelonephritis: Untreated bladder infections may progress to involve the kidney resulting in the back pain. A doctor visit will be needed. A urine culture should show... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Michael Jelinek
Infectious Disease 41 years experience
Yes: Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) is considered a safe medication in pregnancy.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Jelinek
Infectious Disease 41 years experience
See your physician.: Spreading skin lesions can be effectively treated once the cause has been determined. Your physician may be able to diagnose your rash with just a qui... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Jelinek
Infectious Disease 41 years experience
Yes: A few patients fail to respond to the antibiotic prescribed for Strep throat. A return visit would help your doctor determine if you are in that categ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Jelinek
Infectious Disease 41 years experience
Yes.: If a women has a thin white discharge that yellows upon drying and causes itching with a rash it very well could be an STD in a sexually active person... Read More
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