Doctor Q&A for Dr. Akbar Zikria

A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Akbar Zikria
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Usually normal...: Depending on the mechanism of injury (or how you hurt it), the findings may be normal. For example, jamming your finger while catching a football or b... Read More
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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Akbar Zikria
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Warts: Verruca vulgaris also known as warts are caused by the human papilloma virus. They're generally benign and can be treated with topical salicylic acid ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Akbar Zikria
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Maybe a little...: Vegetarians usually have well balanced diets aside from b12 that is found in meat. Hence, a multi-vitamin would help under these circumstances or if y... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Akbar Zikria
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Biliary sludge: Doesn't mean much aside from more bile acid build up in the gall bladder. With more build up, gall stones can grown in size leading to more pain and p... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Akbar Zikria
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Post-nasal drip: Cough is really the last symptom to resolve for viral upper respiratory infections. Cough medications, hydration (at least 6-8 cups water per day) +/-... Read More
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