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Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso

Obstetrics and Gynecology
18 years experience female

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I am a board certified OBGYN living and working in sunny Arizona. I care very much about promoting women's health care, and ensuring woman are well cared for and as healthy as can be throughout their lifetime including pregnancy.

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Obstetrics and Gynecology

Licenses

United States: Arizona

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

479 Answers
90 Agrees
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A female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
See your surgeon: In order to fully evaluate this it would be very important to follow up with the surgeon who performed your hysterectomy or at the very least a doctor... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
See your surgeon: Anytime there is pain after surgery, it is a very good idea to discuss your issues with your surgeon. Menses for the first few cycles are very common... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
No: As far as well know Zika is spread through direct contact and sharing of bodily fluid (kissing, intercourse etc) Sharing cups and utensils most like... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Yes: It would be a good idea to see a doctor for a breast exam and get a referral for either a mammogram or breast ultrasound
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Leave alone: Honestly, I would probably just leave it alone and let it run its course until you see a dermatologist. The more you mess with it, the more inflamed ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
No: Endometrial ablation and laparoscopy do not cause numbness in the vagina nor do they affect intercourse after the body is completely healed from the p... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Maybe: If cycles are regular, it is very possible that ovulation is occurring at CD 13. So have sex every other day! Some woman feel pain with ovulation, b... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
First trimester: This question is not clear. Common symptoms of the first trimester of pregnancy are: breast pain, nausea and vomiting, constipation, bloating, menst... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Need an appt: Having fibroids removed should not put someone into menopause. It is also not normal to not have a period for over a year unless you are using a birt... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
See obgyn: The frequency of menses is not controlled by fibroids. Surgery for remove fibroids would decrease bleeding (if you had it), decreased pain (if you ha... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
See your doctor: Im assuming that because you have a gyn oncology doctor, you may a history of cancer. If this is the case, please call your doctor and make an appoin... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Possibly yes: There is a theoretical (not proven) risk of miscarriage and fetal issues with too much vitamin C. If all you are eating is citrus fruits, please cons... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Speak to your doctor: Metformin very commonly causes GI upset and nausea. It can be less with avoidance of carbs so dietary changes may need to be made. Dosage changes sh... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Call your ob: Without knowing a medical history, it is impossible to make good recommendations on safety of medications. In a health person taking a decongestant w... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Pain: It is common to have irregular periods with polycystic ovarian syndrome and occasionally these periods can be more uncomfortable due to polycystic ova... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
See a dr: Make sure to keep the area clean and dry. Detail would not hurt, however pus indicates an infection that may require antibiotics. Consider an appt w... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
It can be normal: Periods can change with different birth control pills and may take a few months to settle down to normal. However it is never wrong to call your pres... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Normal: It is normal to have period after taking progesterone. Discuss further with treating doctor if bleeding continues
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Please see a dr: There are many possible causes of irregular or missed menstrual periods including pregnancy, hormonal imbalance, genetic issues, and more. It is a goo... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Yes: Yes, while it is best to take the birth control pill everyday around the same time, as long as it is taken everyday it should still work, but the effe... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Don't worry yet: fetal ultrasound is challenging as the subject (baby) rarely sits still and in a cooperating position and it is also performed through many layers of ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Please call your dr: Uterine contractions and blood pressure drop make me concerned that you are not drinking enough water. Make sure to drink at least 2 liters of water ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Get retreated: DO NOT have sex for at least a week after taking antibiotics for chlamydia. There is a low likelihood the treatment will now work or, you could have ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
See your dr: It is impossible to tell what the pain you are experiencing if from. Many woman who have had treatment and surgery for breast cancer have pain from t... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Normal ultrasound: If this is an ultrasound or imaging report, it is impossible to tell if the ovary is stuck or adherent to the uterus on imaging. Endometrial thicknes... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Impossible to say: It is impossible to know what is going on without much more information. Please either see a doctor in person or do a consult on health tap to look i... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Normal or infection: Hello, white discharge without odor or pain or itching can be abnormal part of your cycle. But if you have never had it before or if you have any of t... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Call your surgeon: For anything related to surgical incisions and post op pain it is imperative to call your obgyn and make an appointment to be seen as soon as possible... Read More
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
No: I am not aware of any dietary changes that would effect lichen sclerosis. Best treatment is regular use of topical steroid creams.
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Complete antibiotics: Bladder spasms can occur after infection is improving. Complete antibiotics and make sure to be drinking at least one gallon of water a day to flush b... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Medical abortion: The combination of mifepristone and misoprostol are used to cause an abortion. If that is not what you want then it is not safe. you should expect v... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Yes: Yes macrodantin is safe to use during pregnancy. Your doctor should also check your urine regularly
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Pain: There are many things listed in this description that can affect conception including: cigarette smoking, obesity, and the combination of muscle rela... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Go toER: Typically a 17mm cyst is not large enough to cause significant pain unless it ruptures over a blood vessel causing internal bleeding or it causes the ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Minimal: Cancerous tumors and normal functional cysts of the ovaries look very different and can be distinguished by ultrasound. The chance of misdiagnosis is ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Pregnancy test: If you want to be sure, Perhaps try a different brand. Or go to see a doctor and they can do a blood test
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Heavy menses: Yes, please contact your doctor regarding this heavy bleeding. While menses can be different and heavier with breast feeding, it is not safe for a wo... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Probably ok: There is not an actual mucus plug that is in the cervix, rather the cervix produces mucus as part of the hormonal response to pregnancy. If there are... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
About a month: I usually recommend using extra protection for the first month after receiving your first depo provera shot to ensure that it is most effective.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Irregular bleeding: A typical menstrual cycle (from beginning of one period to next) is on average 25-30 days. Everyone is different, some people can have shorter or long... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Tissue: This could have been many things including: polyp, blood clot (they sometimes look like tissue), endometrial lining, or vaginal discharge or another ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Not enough info: it is unclear what this questions is asking. It is normal to have menses after a tubal ligation and type of period bleeding can vary with stress, med... Read More
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A 72-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
See gyn oncologist: Unfortunately this could be a sign of primary peritoneal cancer or other malignancy and you need to be evaluated by a gyn oncologist immediately. Bes... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Low: It is unlikely you are carrying high risk cervical hpv if your test has been negative for 5 years. That being said, HPV is rarely tested in women who... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Few weeks to months: For the first few months after starting a birth control, breast and nipple pain can occur. Typically this will go away slowly during the first few mo... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Maybe see obgyn: If someone has previously been able to have sex without pain and then have new pain, there is a concern for infection or other issue. A obgyn visit ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
See a doctor: Your symptoms may be related to lower estrogen levels caused by menopause but they could also be caused by an infection or skin disorder. A good plac... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Ignore: Have bland snack next to bed to nibble before getting up in the morning.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Prevent pregnancy : It takes 1-2 weeks for birth control to become most effective again after missing a birth control pill. Therefore it is recommended to not have interc... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Mass: A lump in the vagina could be an infection, a cyst, a blocked pore, or other issue. To know for sure an examination by a medical provider is recommend... Read More
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Jan 28, 2018
My recomination would be to see if I'm fertilized to be pregnant i have IR regular periods but stillsexually active can ii still get pregnant
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Aug 24, 2017
I had my srs operation on 1/8/2017 and last from 15 day the flatus is passing from my vagina what to do plz help me
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you! At the ultrasound I was told there was something there but I could just be pregnant and too early to see anything. It's the only thing that made me believe i...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you. Are u a ob/gyn in san diego? Do u have a referral if not? New to area. No pcp or obgyn yet
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This was very helpful. Thanks! thanks, it usually happens after i eat something hot like coffee or eat something off the microwave

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Creighton University School of Medicine, NE
Graduated 2004MD

Residency

UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA MEDICAL CTR- SOUTH CAM, THE

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