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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sonalee Desai-Bartoli
24 years experience in Ophthalmology
Yes, : Smoking can irritate the surface of the eyes and also cause the tear film to evaporate causing a state of dry eye. When the eyes dry out, the corneal ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Majid Moshirfar
28 years experience in Ophthalmology
No . Not usually.: Please see your internist and you may need to see an eye care physician as well. Please do not keep simply keep taking pain relievers. You need to ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience in Family Medicine
See your doctor: With these types of symptoms, you should be seen in person by your doctor so you can be examined.
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kathleen Gilmore
25 years experience in Urgent Care
Urgent physician exa: The symptoms you describe and the location gives concern. You should see your physician ASAP. Many Urgent conditions can cause pain in this area. Temp ... Read More
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A 67-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Goldie
47 years experience in Pediatric Neurology
Nerve compression: Often as we sleep we lie on the nerves of the arm or compress the nerves in the neck. Upon awakening there is a period of dysfunction as the nerves r ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Romila Mushtaq
22 years experience in Neurology
Have you had an MRI: Clinically when a person has 2 or more migraines/month = chronic migraine disorder. You need to be evaluated to be on medications to prevent migraine ... Read More
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A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience in Family Medicine
Sciatica: It sounds like you have sciatic nerve pain. The best thing to do would be to get an evaluation to determine the cause of the pain.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience in Internal Medicine
Sleep disturbances: Anyone can have an occasional sleeplass,restless,dream filled night like that which can be traced back to caffeine,alcohol,spicey,greasy meal,or even ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
34 years experience in Internal Medicine
Sinus: Probably sinus problems.
A female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience in Orthodontics
Related?: May all be symptoms of the same problem, or may be unrelated coincidental problems. See both your General Physician and your General Dentist as soon ... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Evaluation: You should see your doctor to be evaluated to find the cause of problem, so you can be treated.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Brouwer
29 years experience in Internal Medicine
Rib pain: Rib pain that is not due to trauma can be due to inflammation in the cartilage that attaches the rib to the sternum (costochondritis), inflammation of ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jack Hinkle
Specializes in Family Medicine
Several things: The first is to have a sigmoid or colonoscopy. Magnesium 200-400 mg before bedtime would be good to try as it relaxes muscles. I have had success with ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
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Migraine: This could be the beginnings of an atypical ophthalmic migraine. They are not necessarily accompanied by headaches and usually only involve eye sympto ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience in Family Medicine
See eye doctor asap: May have a corneal abrasion. Leave contacts out.
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bradford Romans
36 years experience in Internal Medicine
You need to c ur: Primary care doc or a cardiologist.It sounds like you may be having episodes of paroxysmal nocturnal dyspnea.This is a heart condition that causes s o ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sahba Ferdowsi
17 years experience in General Practice
Conjunctivitis : It maybe an inflammation of the conjunctiva of the eye. I recommend having a healthcare professional.
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A female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience in Endocrinology
Migraine: F of unknown age and medical history. Noes Woke up with a migraine . took meds . went back to sleep. woke up after a 4 hour night terror. Had a hard t ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Dieck
37 years experience in Ophthalmology
Get examined: You may have a simple allergic reaction, or a serious eye infection. You need to be examined by an ophthalmologist to determine the seriousness of th ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience in Pain Management
Awakening Headache: Cluster, migraine may produce a headache that is present upon awakening. It is important that the doctor first identify and exclude a secondary headac ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Angelo Mitsos
39 years experience in Podiatry
Inflammation: If the pain is really in the ankle this could be an inflammatory or arthritic process. Many time this can be confused with heel pain or plantar fasci ... Read More
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A 64-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pierre Guibor
54 years experience in Ophthalmology
Retinal detachment: You will need to see your local ophthalmologist for best answer after dilated evaluation.
A female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience in Gastroenterology
HealthTap doctors...: ...are asked not to respond to questions from those under 16 years old. You didn't give us your age, only that of your sister (and by HealthTap rules ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience in Dentistry
Re-evaluation: Have the tooth re-evaluated. You may still have an infection, or at a minimum, inflammation at the tip of the root.
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