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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
42 years experience Family Medicine
Hand Surgeon: They are orthopedist (medical doctors specializing in bone and joint disease) who have a specialty fellowship in surgery of the hand and often the elb ... Read More
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Dr. Rose Wynn
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15 years experience Sports Medicine
Specializing: Do you mean what type of dr is a hand specialist? Often they are orthopaedic surgeons that had extra training in hand surgery. Many sports medicine sp ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
50 years experience Endocrinology
Excedrin: Stop taking it for a few days. Fewer symptoms tells you not to take any more. If things are not getting better don't go back on Excedrin but contact y ... Read More
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Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Kinda sorta: So xanax (alprazolam) is a brand of Alprazolam which is in same family as valium (diazepam). Not being a veterinarian, i can't tell you whether doggie ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Prager
41 years experience Sports Medicine
Swollen hand: If there is quite a bit of redness then i would check back with the doctor. If it is minimally red and swollen then just elevate above your heart and ... Read More
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Dr. Adam Zuber
34 years experience Neurology
Elbow Pain: You are primarily complaining of having pain after hitting your elbow and describing Ulnar nerve compression. As the symptoms have been persistent fo ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cyma Khalily
34 years experience Psychiatry
NOW: I would not wait if you cannot breathe. There is a lot happening here and it maybe thyroid or maybe something else like infection. Or cardiac, .
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience Gastroenterology
Food sensitivity??: although many people have some foods that they cannot tolerate, "food sensitivity" gets blamed by naturalists for all kinds of symptoms that they are ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Candace Spann
20 years experience Dermatology
Dermatologist: A dermatologist is a doctor who specializes in hair, skin, and nails. Some dermatologists specialize in nails, but most general dermatologists should ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Harhay
43 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Gamekeeper's thumb: Strain or tearing of the ulnar collateral ligament of the thumb.

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