Doctor Q&A for Dr. Silvia Cuadra

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Dr. Silvia Cuadra
Endocrinology 16 years experience
AIS: Defects in androgen receptor function cause a disorder of sex development in which 46,XY individuals do not virilize normally, despite the presence of... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Silvia Cuadra
Endocrinology 16 years experience
Humulin: Humulin is the marketed name by Eli Lilly and Company. Both are biosynthetic human insulin. Humulin N, is neutral protamine hagedorn (NPH), an interme... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Silvia Cuadra
Endocrinology 16 years experience
Cortisol Stim Test: A Cortisol stimulation tests should be performed when there is doubt about the status of hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal function, and is used to estab... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Silvia Cuadra
Endocrinology 16 years experience
Ignore: Type 2 diabetes is by far the most common type of diabetes in adults.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Silvia Cuadra
Endocrinology 16 years experience
Excessive Sweating: Hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating) is a common condition rarely due to significant underlying pathology that may have serious social, emotional, and p... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Silvia Cuadra
Endocrinology 16 years experience
Anti-Obesity Drugs: Anti-obesity drugs can be useful adjuncts to diet and exercise for adults with obesity and a Body Mass Index (BMI) >30 kg/m2, who have failed to ac... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Silvia Cuadra
Endocrinology 16 years experience
Ketonuria: Ketonuria indicates that the person is in a catabolic state and is breaking down fat and can occur in anyone who has a negative caloric balance while ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Silvia Cuadra
Endocrinology 16 years experience
ReliOn Insulin: Walmart sells ReliOn insulin, Novolin (Regular, NPH and 70/30) at discounted prices. These are biosynthetic human insulins, time to peak and duration ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silvia Cuadra
Endocrinology 16 years experience
Nipple Discharge: Nipple discharge is the one of the most common breast complaints, and it is usually benign. Benign nipple discharge is usually bilateral, and occurs... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Silvia Cuadra
Endocrinology 16 years experience
Synthroid: Synthroid (levothyroxine) overreplacement causes subclinical hyperthyroidism (normal serum T4 and T3 and low serum TSH concentrations) or even overt h... Read More
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