Doctor Q&A for Dr. Jesse Krakauer

A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jesse Krakauer
Endocrinology 47 years experience
An endocrinologist: B"sd It is essential to define the nature and source of the excess "adrenaline", which usually refers to normetanephrine (NE) and less commonly but mu... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jesse Krakauer
Endocrinology 47 years experience
Probably not: B"sd This is a new one for me – the package insert states; In clinical trials, about 0.4% (10/2386) of patients treated with quetiapine experienced TS... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jesse Krakauer
Endocrinology 47 years experience
Good question: B'"sd Diabetic kidney disease varies depending on many factors including the duration of the disease, the degress of blood sugar elevation, elevated b... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Jesse Krakauer
Endocrinology 47 years experience
Urgent to ER: B"sd you need immediate medical evaluation for hypertensive urgency. get some mone to take to emergency room - they can call your cardiologist from th... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jesse Krakauer
Endocrinology 47 years experience
Added details: B"sd appending to my previous response - would suggest you proceed with appropriate studies to asses for congenital adrenal hyperplasia, adrenal-pitui... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jesse Krakauer
Endocrinology 47 years experience
Step by step: B"sd for 24 yo wife, there is no mandate for period every month - if everything ok. Usualy, gyn will give a course of progesterone (eg Provera = medr... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jesse Krakauer
Endocrinology 47 years experience
First why elevated?: B"sd DHEAS is the highest concentration steroid hormone. From it is formed all the steroids, including estrogen and progesterone. It can also be ass... Read More
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jesse Krakauer
Endocrinology 47 years experience
Clomid (clomiphene) if it works: B"sd there is no explicit research, but since clomid (clomiphene) restores normal testicular production of testosterone and may restore the normal tes... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jesse Krakauer
Endocrinology 47 years experience
Good question: B"sd important question - most common would be reactive hypoglycemia - a pre diabetic condition with overproduction of sugar by the liver and some del... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jesse Krakauer
Endocrinology 47 years experience
Acute stroke: B"sd serious buisness. First thing to think about is a brainstem stroke with is a minutes count emergency. Other possiblity would be labyrinthitis, wh... Read More
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