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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Okamoto
28 years experience Family Medicine
Can't tell!: Difficult to say without actually seeing them! worms typically do not invade the skin except for some tropical varieties not found in the U.S. If yo ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Okamoto
28 years experience Family Medicine
See your physician!: Difficult to say what to do without actually seeing them! worms typically do not invade the skin. Sometimes small capillaries under the skin can look ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bark
48 years experience Dermatology
Worm: I doubt it! if you have such a condition ongoing, you should let a dermatologist examine you.
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Dr. Ashesh Patel
24 years experience Internal Medicine
It's hallucinations!: Smoking crystal meth, methamphetamine, is a dangerous and highly addictive habit. It causes poor dentition, weight loss, brain damage, and other physi ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Requires rx meds: If it is true scalp ringworm it infects the hair root, well below where any topical cream or shampoo will reach. To cure it would require prescription ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chirag Patel
Specializes in Neurology
Tapeworm: An intestinal infection from Taenia solium can occur due to the consumption of undercooked pork. Most often, the worms stay in muscles and do not caus ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience Dermatology
Probably: You probably have acne conglobata but you should see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options because this could be many dif ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Nor am I: To get the most from this site you need to provide detailed background information on your issue along with a related question. Skin issues are descri ... Read More
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Dr. Paul Pyles
32 years experience Addiction Medicine
See your doctor : Typically hallucinations of this type are due to a drug toxicity. However, a metabolic disturbance or an intracranial mass lesion also need to be con ... Read More
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