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how do you treat ectodermal dysplasia at home if it is still early?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
Very serious illness: The key is avoiding heat and dehydration if the person has no sweat glands, and managing whatever other problems may exist. There are dozens of types. Each needs specialist evaluation.

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What is the survival rate of premature babies?

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10-99 %: It really depends on how premature they are. With every week they stay inside the mom, their stay in the intensive care unit goes down by several weeks and their survival rates rise significantly.
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Is it possible not to see a twin during early screenings?

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Dr. David Finke
Obstetrics and Gynecology 15 years experience
Rare, but possible: With early, high-quality ultrasounds, twins are usually not missed anymore.
A 34-year-old member asked:

Can you tell me about premature menopause?

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Dr. Michael Swor
Obstetrics and Gynecology 40 years experience
Menopause : When the ovaries stop egg production and periods cease prior to age 40, we consider it premature menopause. The treatment plan is similar at any age, but sometime symptoms are more abrupt and severe. Osteoporosis is a major concern as are sexual function and cardiovascular health.
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What is the best diet for early stage cirrosis?

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Dr. Samuel Sadow
Bariatrics 48 years experience
Depends!: Best to completely avoid all alcohol and extra carbs. Ask your doctor to send you to a GI specialist for your liver problems.
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A 19-year-old female asked:

What are some early labor signs?

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Dr. Adam Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 29 years experience
As follows;: Cramping which starts out far apart and becomes more regular and more painful. You may leak fluid and may have bleeding. If you are ever unsure, check with your doctor right away.

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