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24 Hour Gynecologist
I went to see my gynecologist and he said he sees people come in with initial herpes symptoms within 24 hours of acquiring the virus. Is this true?
Incubation period : Could be from 1-2 days up to 20 days. Take care! ...Read more
Obstetricians deal with pregnancy and helping women to have a healthy baby. Gynecology deals with women's reproduction health, so gynecologists treat reproductive health problems like irregular periods, vaginitis, abnormal pap tests. Gynecologists also help women to maintain or achieve overall health--and so address issues of ...Read more
I am experiencing a very bad clotty period. About a pad an hour they're purple! i've a phobia about gynecologist.Haven't dealt should I go to er?
I am 17 and I haven't gone to the gynecologist yet or had a vaginal exam should I go or wait I will be 18 in a month?
Obgyn visit: If you are sexually active or having a Gynecologic problem then schedule a visit. Birth control counseling and STD testing can be done. If you are not sexually active and just asking about timing of a first Obgyn visit then the answer is different. Routine pap smear testing begins at 21. HPV vaccination should be done. ...Read more
Lost 2 pounds after 24 hour vomiting bug. Its been 3 weeks and can't put weight back on. What can I do and how llong will it take to regain it?
I need a gynecologist but i don't have insurance do you know of any that will see me with no insurance ?
Yes: See a nurse practioner at a planned parenthood clinic. They are very reliable and knowledgeable. Best of all, it is not expensive to get care there. And usually they have a doctor on staff or by referral that has reduced prices for patients search on your favorite or google: planned parenthood........ ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My uncle just had a catorid surgery and after that he needs 24 hour supervision he can't even remember any of us?
Time: I am sorry to hear this. The hospital and physicians are likely checking for any complications from the surgery in this period of time and many, when admitted to the hospital and post surgery, have delirium which can cause confusion and memory issues. This does improve but always frightening for family. ...Read more
I want to see a gynecologist. But i only have medicaid and i don't know any doctors. Any suggestions?
Call: Call some doctors in your area and ask if ther accept medicaid. Many mds will accept a certain percentage of medicaid patients per year. ...Read more
Im using a 24 hour orange urine collection jug..Do i need to put it in refrigerator? They didn't say to do, just double checking. Thanks!
I took 24 hour on drowsy Allegra for 3 days and then stopped. Now I can't stop itching. How long will this last and is there anything I can do?
I'm 5 months pregnant now.need a gynecologist but i don't have insurance do you know of any that will see me with no insurance.could u pls advise.
OB care: OB care is available a low or no cost through county health clinics, or University associated residency programs. ...Read more
How important is it to have a clean catch in a 24 hour creatinine collection ? The lab didn't give me any instructions for how to collect the urine.
My gynecologist told me that I have backwash the urine how's back inside and it causes me to have discharge if that doesn't go away what do they do to?
Unclear terminology: It is not clear what is meant by the terminology urine backwash. I would contact the gynecologist and ask for clarification. Urine is contained in the bladder and would not be related to vaginal discharge. Vaginal discharge requires testing to determine the cause and treatment. ...Read more
They can't detect copper in my urine after two 24 hour urine tests. What can this indicate. My blood copper is rite on the normal mark and my cerulospasmin is a little low ..I am a 25 year old male.
Why do you ask?: If you are being screened for wilson's disease, finding no copper in your urine is good news. If none's detectable, the physician needs to call the pathologist in charge of the lab and ask why -- there's a problem. Healthy blood copper actually covers a considerable range (no 'mark'), and ceruloplasmin 'a little low' is only one item in a big picture. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Claritin (loratadine) OD: Call 1-800-222-1222 24 hours per day, 7 days per week to reach any poison control center in the United States. You will be connected with an expert who will direct you how to proceed. Please have all product information available when you call. ...Read more
Good question!: THERE IS NO SUCH THING as the "infamous" 24 Hour Flu (Used to be called 24 hour "grip" due to muscle pain which accompanied it) Probably arose because the WORSE symptoms are usually in the first day or two! The term also was mistaken for FOOD POISONING which generally produces symptoms which are worse in the first 24 hours! Hope this helps Dr Z ...Read more
Varies: After first sexual activity regardless of age. The recommendation is 18 or 21 depending upon who you read or what guidelines you follow. At any age if there are issues in the lower genital tract. ...Read more