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How do ulcers affect the body

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology 34 years experience
Decibitus ulcers: The terms decubitus ulcer and pressure sore often are used interchangeably in the medical community. Decubitis ulcers occur in many positions, such as... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 59 years experience
See a DR: Best is a dermatologist. You neglected to enumerate your treatments or any details about the ulcers. Although venous stasis is the most common leg ulc... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 51 years experience
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you and your symptoms warrant evaluation by a physician. However, if you are over... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 42 years experience
Rheumatologist : Can definitely help with such symptoms and a positive ANA, further blood work after careful history and physical examination, would help establish a w... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kate Erwin
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Clarify: Please give us the name of the drug. Do you mean depo provera? Or the depot form of another drug??
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 42 years experience
No: this looks rather like an infection, possibly a viral infection, rest, fluids, and pain killers, avoid NSAIDs though as you have gastritis, if no impr... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Brand
39 years experience
No diagnosis: Anyone who could tell you what you have without examining it would be both foolish and possibly dangerous. Even dental experts will tell you that a ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 63 years experience
Tongue ulcer: Consult an oral surgeon for proper diagnosis and treatment. Perhaps topical treatment with a medication suitable for oral use would be much more effec... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
Gastroenterology 41 years experience
Aphthous ulcers: Aphthous stomatitis involving the common canker sore can occur in up to 15% of americans, and may involve some bacteria like staph epidermidis. Howeve... Read More
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A 75-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Perez
Internal Medicine 39 years experience
Yes, no problem: the type of protein you take should not affect what happens with your hemorrhoids. But do eat a lot of fiber and vegetables to avoid constipation whic... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
surgery 58 years experience
Vomit: Varies with volume of bleeding. Small amounts may just pass and turn stool dark or black- tarry. Large amounts may irritate enough to cause vomiting... Read More
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