Dr. Nancy Ferguson

Family Medicine
PA
40 years experience female

About

Specialties
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Family Medicine

Travel Medicine

Licenses

United States: Pennsylvania

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

8 Answers
5 Agrees
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nancy Ferguson
Family Medicine 40 years experience
8 Subtypes of HIV-2.: There are 8 subtypes of HIV-2, the most common are HIV-2 Groups A and B. The remaining Groups have only been found in one person each and they have n... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nancy Ferguson
Family Medicine 40 years experience
Fal: False positive pregnancy tests with PCOS can be caused by high levels of LH (Luteinizing Hormone). False positive pregnancy tests can also result from... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nancy Ferguson
Family Medicine 40 years experience
Ulnar Neuropathy: Ulnar nerve irritation may cause the symptoms described. Causes include: sleeping with the arm folded behind neck with elbows bent, resting the elbows... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Nancy Ferguson
Family Medicine 40 years experience
Head Lice: Head lice are an very contagious, but they are contagious and not a sign of poor hygiene. Over the counter medicated shampoos containing permethrin or... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nancy Ferguson
Family Medicine 40 years experience
Sulfite Sensitivity: Sulfite sensitivity can develop by people. Beer, wine and cider may contain sulfites. Whiskey does not, but the mixers used to make mixed drinks may c... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nancy Ferguson
Family Medicine 40 years experience
Tick Bite: Definitely see your doctor for follow-up. CDC recommends two-step testing. First step: EIA (enzyme immunoassay). If the EIA is negative, no further t... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nancy Ferguson
Family Medicine 40 years experience
Nuchal Ultrasound: A normal amount of fluid in the back of the neck during ultrasound means it is very unlikely your baby has Down syndrome or another genetic disorder. ... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nancy Ferguson
Family Medicine 40 years experience
Chia Seeds: Chia seeds are a an unprocessed, whole-grain food that can be absorbed by the body. They contain healthy omega-3 fatty acids, carbohydrates, protein, ... Read More
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, NJ
Graduated 1983MD

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