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Urbana, IL
A 21-year-old female asked:

what symptoms would a person have to have in order for a doctor to tell they have had chlamydia for a long time?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 56 years experience
Can be asymptomatic: You can have chlamydial infection in the absence of any symptoms. This can easily be tested for by your doctor. If you think you may have gotten a std you should also be tested for many other illnesses. If just worried about getting pregnant see an infertility expert and get evaluated.

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Can I get pregnant after i've had a miscarriage?

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Dr. R. Wayne Inzer
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Yes: There are a number of reasons for a miscarriage. Most, however, are a random event and a single miscarriage does not predict future problems. The fact a patient has a miscarriage at least indicates the ability to get pregnant. Repeat miscarriages should be evaluated. There may not be a solution or the solution may be easier than one thinks.
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What do I need to do if my baby had teeth at birth?

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Pediatrics 36 years experience
Ask about removing: A tooth present at birth usually has no real root and may be a choking hazard if it falls out. These teeth are generally removed soon after birth. If the tooth has a good root, it can be left alone. Ask your doctor or dentist whether the tooth needs to be removed.
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A 44-year-old male asked:

If I had a body scan today, when can I restart taking my hormone medicine?

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Dr. Vance Harris
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Depends on hormones : I think that would depend on the type of hormone you are talking about and the scan you had. If you didnt get instructions then check with your doctor first. Did you have a thyroid scan? Was it a bone scan or a density scan?
Centreville, VA
A 46-year-old female asked:

I ve had hbp ranging from 170 /110 and pulse at about 100 120 most of the time for about a week despite taking BP drugs. Ekg was negative. Thoughts?

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Dr. Vance Harris
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Check with the doc: Many blood pressure medications take longer than a week to have their full effect. Check with your doctor as you may need a higher dose or another medication. Hbp is damaging over the long term most of the time and not over a few days so check with your doctor.
A 41-year-old member asked:

When a person had a seizure, does it mean he has epilepsy?

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Dr. William Goldie
Pediatric Neurology 48 years experience
Not yet: A single seizure does not epilepsy make! a careful history and neurologic evaluation may determine that it was an incidental event. Recurrent seizures with specific findings on eeg, examination and MRI may lead to a diagnosis of epilepsy. Epilepsy is the clinical condition of a risk for seizures.

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