Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso

Obstetrics and Gynecology
19 years experience female

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Bio

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 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Not true: There is no line on your back or any other part of your body that tells you what the cervix is dilated. The only way to know how many centimeters dil... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Call your surgeon: Please call you surgeon with any issues that occur in the post op period. They are able to evaluate much better having just performed your procedure ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Breast changes: Your breasts and nipples can change throughout your menstrual cycle and as you grow older. However perhaps you should take a pregnancy test to reassur... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Ask your doctor: Questions regarding issues after surgery are always best answered by your surgeon. However light to medium bleeding after hysteroscopy is usually norm... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Stop use now: Using cocaine in early pregnancy has the potential for causing errors in the development of a baby that more than likely would not be detected on an U... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Yes: Yes glycerin suppositories are ok. Another option is to take miralax daily in addition to drinking plenty of water and eating foods rich in fiber. T... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Not far: As long as the medication is placed into the vagina it does not matter how far it is inside the canal. If the vulva (outside) is irritated, you can a... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
See obgyn: It would be a good idea to see an obgyn to be evaluated for this bleeding change as it could be caused by many things such as infection, hormone imbal... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Possible pregnancy: If the pregnancy test had a faint line in the first 5 min, you could be pregnant. A faint line will show on any test if you wait long enough. I woul... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Normal response: It can take up to a year for menses to resume after going off hormonal birth control. There is nothing other than staying healthy with a well balance... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Most likely not: Typically diverticulitis and diverticula will be picked up on a CT scan, however there are many other possible causes for pain in the pelvis especiall... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Ablation: Endometrial ablation does not completely burn all of the endometrial lining and so it is very common for menses still to occur or be lighter after hav... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Menopause: The symptoms of menopause vary widely. Some women have minimal changes while others have severe debilitating ones. What options a person has to help... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
No: The symptoms described sound typical of yeast infection. It would not hurt to use monistat, at least for 3 days. If symptoms don't improve, make an ... Read More
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A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Cystocele: There are many treatments available for cystocele or dropped bladder. If someone is having difficulty urinating, it is important to be seen and evalu... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Most likely not: Lower back pain when walking is most likely related to muscle spasms, issues with your spine and bones, or nerve issues. However, if the pain only oc... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Try astroglidr: If these are new symptoms I would rec making an appointment to be evaluated for an infection or other issue that may be causing your pain. If you have... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Most likely normal: These symptoms can occur with plan b but also early pregnancy. Take a pregnancy test. Plan B can cause irregular menses due to increase in hormones ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
There is a small cha: This depends on where your placenta is at 36-37 weeks and your ob gyn. Usually it is too dangerous to try to delivery vaginally if the placenta is clo... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Tubal: The most common way to achieve pregnancy after having a tubal is either surgery to put the remaining ends of the tubes back together that only some ob... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
No time: There is no need to wait to try to get pregnant after a CT scan
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Allergy: There is not a specific allergic reaction to specific drugs. Typical allergic reactions range from hives, swelling of the throat or inability to breat... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Probably ok: It is very normal to have an increase in vaginal discharge that is yellowish or snot like as your body is getting ready to go into labor. There is no... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Constipation: Symptoms suggest constipation. Increase water intake to a minimum of 8-10 large glasses of water a day. Eat foods rich in fiber such as fruits and v... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Too late: The mini pill is very unforgiving. It lasts in your system for just under 24 hours. So even a few hours late makes it less effective. I would take two... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Fibroids: These are better questions to ask your dr and can be answered after a pelvic Ultrasound to measure the size and location of fibroids. Many people hav... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
No: Endometriosis typically does not cause irregular periods. Irregular periods are usually caused by hormonal imbalance where as endometriosis is a depo... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
See your ob: It would be a good idea to call your obgyn and make an appointment because it is impossible to evaluate without looking at the rash. Good luck
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Not usually: To answer this question, more information is required. Are you lactating? If you are breast feeding then the initial colostrum is thicker liquid whi... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Pain: Tingling sensation in the vagina is most likely caused by infection, an allergic reaction to medication or pad, or cut. An examination by a doctor sh... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Hard to answer: There is not enough information to answer this question. If you are saying you only see blood when you wipe and this is during your period then yes, ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Ignore: Take time for yourself and your partner before the baby comes.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Yes: Oral steroids can be given safely in pregnancy.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Possible infection : Normal Menstrual blood can range from bright red to dark brown, watery to clotty in consistency. A foul odor could be a sign of a vaginal infection an... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
No: White discharge is normal during pregnancy unless there is a foul odor or itching (signs of infection). There is no home remedy to make it go away bec... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Cervical stenosis: Is the medical term for the cervix to be tightly closed in any woman. It is more common in women who have not had kids, or in peri or postmenopausal ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
More info: Please elaborate on what specifically you want to know to get the best answer. There are many different types of birth control and many possible answ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Antibiotics: Many antibiotics decrease effectiveness of birth control pills and if someone is taking both at the same time, they should use condoms consistently fo... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
First exam: Typically the first appointment during pregnancy involves your obgyn asking many questions about your history so that he or she can safely care for yo... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Hard to say: It is possible to become pregnant the next cycle after nustrate. However, in some people it takes up to a year for your body to start ovulating regul... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Yes: Yes, candacort cream can be used during pregnancy
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Pms : Expected symptoms on the day prior to menses include: cramps, bloating, breast tenderness, mood swings, increase in acne, headaches There are many av... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Menstrual pain: Pain and cramping in lower back, lower abdomen, and rectum are very common during menses. Usually the best place to start for treatment is NSAIDs, me... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
See a doctor: Heavy bleeding one week after a period ended could be a sign of infection, hormonal imbalance, or other issue. I would recommend being seen by an obg... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Early pregnancy: I am guessing you mean hcg is 300. An Hcg of 300 indicates very early pregnancy. Typically the hcg levels will come close to doubling every 2 days i... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Most food safe: Most food is safe for pregnant women. Foods to avoid include unpasteurized dairy, deli meats, fish and shellfish with a high mercury count, alcohol, ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Normal: Vaginal bleeding can occur for up to 2-3'months after having IUD inserted. If the bleeding becomes very heavy or severe pain develops this is not norm... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Pain: It is very common for women to have orgasm only with clitoral stimulation and not with vaginal stimulation. Pain with penetration of the vagina could ... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Fatigue: To really answer this, I would need more information. While it can be normal in perimenopaise to have fatigue after menses, it could be a sign of anem... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Reynoso
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Can't answer: I'm sorry, I need more information. What is the lab test that you are referring to? Please ask again with more info!
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HealthTap member
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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