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A 22-year-old female asked:

3 liver transplants. diagnosed w endometriosis & pos via laprascopy. can't take hormones/nsaids/birth control - to harsh on liver. other suggestions?

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Dr. Yonatan Mahller
Obstetrics and Gynecology 12 years experience
Leupron: Possibly could take a medicine to decrease estrogen like leupron, although this medicine has side effects like menopause. See your doctor.

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Ive heard that adding vitamins a and d to diet during pregnancy may help control skin itchiness and rashes. Is this true? How much should I take?

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Dr. Ruth Crystal
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Be careful: The body does need vitamin a and d in pregnancy. However, vitamin a in high doses can cause cleft lip and palate in the baby. Your prenatal vitamin pill should have enough vitamin a. Many people are low in vitamin d. Your doctor can check your vit d level to see if you should take extra. The amount needed depends on the vitamin d level in your blood.
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I had a colostomy reversal. I have never gotten back to the same type of bowel movements--it has been fairly mushy since. Is this normal?

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Yes, in most cases.: Usually patients with a colostomy have had part of their colon removed. The colon is responsible for reabsorbing water from the stool. If you have less colon, then you will reabsorb less water and your stool will be softer and less formed in character. If you are not having any other symptoms besides the mushy stools, don't be alarmed. See your doctor if you have other symptoms though.
A 21-year-old male asked:

I get a stabing pain in my anus from time to time, and when I poop a terd stays in there ocasionally and I wipe for about 13 minutes, and somtimes my belly button fells wierd, also notice random stabbing pains when I urinate?

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Unclear: Could be side effect of using the Cipro (ciprofloxacin) or may be that bladder infection not fully treated. Follow up with your md.

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