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Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
In a normal person: without any prior surgeries or GI diseases, about 60 90 minutes from the mouth thru the small intestine to reach the colon and then another 24-36 hour ... Read More

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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Uhrich
35 years experience Psychiatry
That depends: On how much you smoke over how many years. Count on a month.
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Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
32 years experience Family Medicine
We would need: information as to what the supplement is, how it was taken, and all the ingredients. Even then unless there have been studies done we may not be able ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
3-4 days: If the quarter made it into the stomach without difficulty, it may pass through. The general transit time for a kid is up to 3-4 days. If you get tire ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Karsant
38 years experience Dentistry
Varies: Child to child. Having said that once you see the tissue red and swollen the range is 1-7 days to see the tip of the tooth then it could be a month or ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Nesbitt
40 years experience Urology
Several weeks: After eswl, stone fragments may pass for up to 3 months, depending on the stone size and location.
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Dr. M. Jan answered
65 years experience Family Medicine
No set period: All HIV positive do not develop aids. Hiv test usually become positive about 6 months after contact. Blood test can determine both aids and hiv.
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Dr. Larry Lutwick
48 years experience Infectious Disease
4-5 days: From initial exposure to beginning of symptoms, it averages about a bit less than a week but not everyone gets overt lesions.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience Psychiatry
Variable: Amount of time between eating food and processing entirely to defecation varies between people a lot. It takes 6-8 hours for food to through stomach a ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Cari
14 years experience Orthodontics
Depends: Some orthodontist make certain types of retainers in-house so they can get them for you the same day. Others require outside lab services, so they can ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Bergman
40 years experience Pediatrics
Longer: Babies and flu is not a good combination. They have a very immature immune system and can have a higher rate of complications. It usually take longer ... Read More
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Dr. James Eitner
33 years experience Family Medicine
Depends - 1-30 Days: It can depend on a number of factors. For occasional users, thc can be detected from 1-2 days or up to a week. In chronic or heavy users, thc can be ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
51 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Like common cold: In adults and older, healthy children, symptoms of respiratory syncytial virus are mild and typically mimic the common cold. Self-care measures are u ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aaron Cregger
14 years experience Dentistry
Depends on size: Depending on the size and location of a filling it can take as little as a few minutes to as long as 30 minutes. There are so many factores that it t ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Variable: It depends on both the person and the habit.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Teitelbaum
31 years experience Dentistry
Long time: If you're trying to fool a test, forget it. Some these days can pick up drugs from months ago. For driving purposes, it depends on how big a dose, ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
39 years experience Psychiatry
THC in breast milk: Please log onto the accompanying website for compressive information on this i issue. Thanks for you question and please do not breast feed while on p ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Quresh Khairullah
41 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
See below: If you do not have a donor, you are waiting to receive a kidney from a deceased donor. Factor like your blood group type and the level of antibodies i ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
23 years experience Family Medicine
Variable: It generally takes a year to fully recover after open heart surgery, though the wounds will be healed after a couple of weeks.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Reinitz
38 years experience Prosthodontics
Depends: It depends on what you expect denture function is perhaps 20% of natural teeth. It also depends on how much jaw bone you have and finally how well mad ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Depends on drug: Different drugs have different clearance rates. See this site for information. http://www.ipassedmydrugtest.com/drug_detection_times.asp

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