Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

Delayed drowning

A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
36 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Mgt: She should be fine if it was very brief immersion. If there is any fever, respiratory distress, please go to the ED for further evaluation.
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Satyanarayan Hegde
28 years experience Pediatric Pulmonology
Hard to say: If you are concerned about pregnancy, there are over the counter pregnancy test kits you can buy. Tests may not be positive in very early stage despit ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marianna Post
17 years experience Family Medicine
Water in the lungs: If person had a near drowning accident after which he/she appears ok that person still can die 1-48 hrs later if enough water entered the lungs to sig ... Read More
6
6 thanks
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Majzun
14 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Odd question: But, technically yes. Drowning usually kills by asphyxiation - a lack of oxygen to vital organs. So technically, if you were breathing air with very ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
36 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
No oxygen: feels terrible horrifying
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Samyukta Mullangi
7 years experience Dermatology
Floating mechanism: Drownproofing is a method for surviving in water disaster scenarios without sinking or drowning. The technique involves practicing keeping the lungs h ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
36 years experience Infectious Disease
???: What's gripe water? And what does 'dry drown' mean?
1
1 thank
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
35 years experience Pediatrics
Easily.: The water only need cover nose and mouth. People have drowned in an inch of water.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louise Andrew
46 years experience Emergency Medicine
Resuscitation: If you mean what you say, this is the only treatment for drowning and it is only going to work if you do it within the first couple of minutes. Go to ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Dreaming: Dream interpretation is complex process, as dreams signify different meanings to different people. Not sure of your life circumstances, but generally ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month

People also searched for:

Connect by text or video with a U.S. board-certified doctor now — wait time is less than 1 minute!
24/7 visits
$15 per month