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Dr. Yun Tran

Family Medicine
18 years experience female

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Family Medicine

General Practice

Licenses

United States: Texas

Languages spoken

Mandarin

Doctor Q&A

414 Answers
14 Agrees
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A 36-year-old male asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Ignore: Do look up calories information if possible. The number alone could persuade you to choose better.
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A 57-year-old female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Every 6 hours: 4 times a day means every 6 hours.
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A 20-year-old male asked:
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Around 2 liters: If you don't have any health problems, in general it is slightly under 2 liters of fluid a day, including water, juice, tea, soup, etc.
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A female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Could be a wart: It could be a wart. See your doctor for an examination and more definitive treatment.
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A 16-year-old male asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
See a doctor: You should see a doctor. Meanwhile stop using ear phones or head phones or listen to loud music.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Yes: We use this method to find veins in hard stick patients.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Watch it: Most likely you pulled a muscle or bruised some ligament/tendon. It should go away soon. If not, see a doctor.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Observe: there is nothing to do other than to monitor for pain and bleeding. nothing in vagina for now, and see an OB as soon as possible.
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A 18-year-old male asked:
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See a doctor ASAP: You need to see a doctor as soon as possible. Urgent care is ok. And no sex until this is dealt with.
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A female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Avoid caffeine: If there are no lumps, cut out caffeine and see if it goes away. If not, see your doctor.
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A 21-year-old male asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Yup: That is common. How much did you take? liquid benadryl (diphenhydramine) works faster than capsules. 10 ml will make me loopy and i only take it at ni... Read More
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A female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Yes: You should not have a problem with ibuprofen unless you are allergic to it.
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A member asked:
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Can get pregnant: You can get pregnant if you don't get your depo shots on time. There is usually a 2 week window to get the shot. The due date is normally the last dat... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Relax: Most of the time, things that you did before you found out you were pregnant do not carry significant problems. If a baby survives the first trimester... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Possibly: It is probably the acetaminophen and the aspirin in excedrin that help the toothache. if you don't have acetaminophen or ibuprofen around, I suppose y... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
See a doctor: It should definitely be examined by a doctor. Good luck.
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A 16-year-old female asked:
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See a doctor: not necessarily, but you should get checked out by a doctor. there are other brain or nerve diseases that can have similar symptoms.
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A female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Watch it: We all sometimes have unexplained sensitivity here or there that goes away just as mysteriously. If it doesn't, see your doctor for an exam.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
See a doctor: See a doctor as soon as you can. Could be a bartholin cyst that needs to be drained. Not ER.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
See a doctor: You should be examined by a doctor to see if you might be affected by meningitis.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Go to ER: You should go to ER to be examined. You could be having a serious infection, or losing too much blood.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Avoid caffeine: Caffeine is a known bladder irritant.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Usually: Hi, I don't know why you had hysteroscopy. Was it done for menstrual abnormality to begin with? Usually a mense will begin after finishing progestin. ... Read More
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A female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Not yet unless..: No, but don't take anymore, and drink lots of water to flush it out. We commonly prescribe 800 to take 3 times a day so that is 2400mg a day. You have... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Watch it: not unusual to have irregular period or a break through bleed between periods every once in a while. keep calendar of bleeding. make sure you are not ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Keep a calendar: keep a calendar. it is common for teenagers to have irregular periods. bring the calendar to your doctor if still having irregular periods in a few mo... Read More
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A female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Normal: that is normal. just residual blood. it should go away soon
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A 29-year-old female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Possibly: It is possible for you to get pregnant. However, chances are not good. The reason why you need regestrone to begin with is that you don't ovulate and ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Lose weight: most common thing i see for elevated liver enzymes now is fatty liver. if you are overweight, please try to lose at least 10 pounds by next lab test. ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Watch it: If it happens once in a while it's no big deal. Make sure you are well hydrated. If it happens a lot, I would see a doctor.
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A 40-year-old female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Relax: Please relax! Most women do fine with endometrial biopsy. The doctor inserts a very thin 3mm straw like pipe into your uterus to obtain some tissue. I... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Pregnancy test: Hi, have you done a pregnancy test? If negative, hopefully youbare just having an unusual period and symptoms will go away soon. If not, see your doct... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
No: That medication is not absorbed into your system/blood stream so it is very unlikely to harm your baby. Pinworm itself does not enter blood stream eit... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Observe: how long was your hike? normally the swelling is in the legs and feet, but you could possibly get it in the hands from histamine release and vasodilat... Read More
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A member asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Tea tree oil: Tea tree oil is commonly used for hair growth and is anti-fungal.
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A female asked:
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Keep calendar: We all have occasional irregular periods (too early, too late) from time to time. Continue to keep track of your periods. Anything from 21 days to 35 ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
See a doctor: You should get an exam. Although the discharge is white, it could still be an infection especially with the severe back pain.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
The opposite: the bleeding is causing anemia, not the other way around. see your doctor to regulate your periods, and take iron or eat more lean beaf with vitamin c
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A 22-year-old male asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Not directly: Severe astigmatism will only cause these problems if you are having really bad vision and the bad vision leads to difficulties managing every day task... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Define blood infexn: When we say blood infection we are usually talking about sepsis, when the infection gets into your blood stream and your body is mounting a severe def... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
See your doctor: You should see your doctor if you knee is hot and red, possibly in the ER because it may be an infection.
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A 62-year-old male asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Yes: Dentist always recommend brushing twice a day and flossing once a day. If you have been passing your dental exams then you are doing it right. Keep up... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Most definitely: You have to bring your blood pressure under control. You are at high risk of full blown stroke with possible debilitating consequences. I am sure you ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Time will help: It will go away soon with time. Best to avoid any product like afrin. Nasal saline is the best for sinus congestions. Nasal steroids can help if you h... Read More
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A male asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
See a doctor: you should have an exam. it could be as simple as an infection, or it could indicate more serious problems. see a doctor
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A 18-year-old female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Depends: If you don't have anymore vaginal discharge then you can stop, otherwise, you can use monistat up to 7 days. If still with vaginal discharge then, see... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Yes: yes, nothing over the counter as far as i know works like tessalon perles (benzonatate)
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A 20-year-old female asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Relax: It is too late to worry about it now since you have taken 6 days of it anyway. Although it is recommended to avoid in the first trimester, it is gener... Read More
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A 20-year-old member asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
Be patient: Is this the first month you are on it? your period should come soon. Even if it doesn't, start the new package as scheduled, and talk to your doctor a... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
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Family Medicine 17 years experience
See dermatologist: Assuming you have had a biopsy to confirm the diagnosis, have you seen a dermatologist? Topical steroid is the usual first step, but you might need mo... Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thanks! Fortunately with exercise my periods have been regular and not too heavy. Losing weight is still hard so I'll try metformin to assist. Acne actually hasn't gotte...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Eyes itching and scratched my chin in my sleep which aggravated it. I believe it's systemic, don't think pulling weeds did it which led me to this product. Stopped im...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! I will now try to floss twice a day between my quarterly perio cleanings. Had my share of perio issues--gum grafts--alloderm and free gingival grafts, osseous surgery. G...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Texas Southwestern Medical School at Dallas, TX
Graduated 2005MD

Residency

JPS HEALTH NETWORK

Awards

NCQA Physician Practice Connections - Patient Centered Medical Home (while at JPS)
The Bridges To Excellence® (BTE) Physician Office Systems Recognition™ (while at JPS)
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