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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
To touch: A physician can make many diagnoses simply by knowing what things feel like. "i found a mass on palpation of the thyroid" means the doctor felt a lum ... Read More
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A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
No: Palpitations is the name for a symptom. It doesn't necessarily mean disease.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mathew Chengot
42 years experience in Cardiology
Feeling of ones hear: Subjective awareness of once own heart beat.
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Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience in Internal Medicine
Sounds like: this may be an" incarcerated" umbilical HERNIA.... This is NOT a "cancer" but does need medical evaluation as soon as practicable! Hope this is helpfu ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Visalakshi Vallury
23 years experience in Family Medicine
Discontinue : you should discontinue the supplements as you are having side effects. Be careful about using these types is supplements because they can sometimes ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Catherine Spratt turner
32 years experience in Family Medicine
Abd pain: You may have a sensitivity there that hasn't clinically shown up yet. If you were very tender then an ultrasound of the area might give some more info ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Good guidance here:: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3087253/
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rick Koch
Dr. Rick Koch answered
21 years experience in Cardiology
Palpitations: Palpitations are frequently related to benign premature beats. Nearly all of us get them but most of us don't notice them. Only 1 episode (especiall ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience in Pain Management
Physical exam: Tendinitis can usually be diagnosed during the physical exam alone. X-rays, CT MRI tests are ordered to rule out other pathological conditions.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mujjahid Abbas
19 years experience in Bariatrics
Liver edge: A normal liver feels soft and the edge of liver can be palpated below the ribcage around roughly that distance, If there are no symptoms associated th ... Read More

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