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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Ziring
21 years experience Pediatric Gastroenterology
I think she meant: Tracer being excreted from your kidneys. That's normal, as the nuclear medicine dye is excreted by the kidneys. Not sure why the tech felt the need to ... Read More

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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jared Fialkow
Specializes in Nephrology and Dialysis
Biliary Colic: Biliary colic can lead to referred pain with pain in the abdomen, shoulder and back/flank. It is on occasion associated with pain in the area of the ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience Family Medicine
Stool problem: Fiber supplements can make stool consistency softer, so if rubbery in your understanding means softer, than the answer to your question is "yes". The ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
No: Different kinds of stones. But thanks for asking. I'm glad you're taking a proactive approach to your health.
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
Here are some ...: After exhausting the studies for pain resulting in good report, it's time to expand the concern beyond abdominal and pleural cavities to musculoskelet ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Feola
30 years experience Internal Medicine
R/O IBS VS ALLERGIES: IBS is a diagnosis of exclusion. IUC/CROHNS DZ/IBD is inflammation usually DX by BX IBS SX can be managed .You need a full exam and blood work. Esp ... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Fidias De Leon
20 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Manage symptoms: With an abnormal hida and presence of symptoms, the recommendation would be to remove the gallbladder. Otherwise, managing the symptoms with medicatio ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
49 years experience Trauma Surgery
Acalculous Cholecyst: Sounds like you meet the criteria for cholecystectomy. Talk with the MD who ordered the HIDA scan
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
51 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Need gb challenge: CCK availability has been scarce recently. Certain fatty meals have been compared to CCK and validated in literature.You do need a challenge; I use Bo ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Earle
30 years experience General Surgery
Doubtful: Low gallbladder ejection fraction is thought inve a disease called biliary dyskinesia, a functional problem with the gallbladder. This should not caus ... Read More
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