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Where in phoenix az can I find a really good neurosurgeon? - I just moved here!

Where in phoenix az can I find a really good neurosurgeon? - I just moved here!

BNI: I worked in phoenix for a few years and highly recommend the barrow neuro institute. They are excellent!. Good luck. ...Read more

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I'm looking for a new family doctor in peoria il?

you can: Google this also. http://www.healthgrades.com/family-practice-directory/il-illinois/peoria.

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10 months numbness in left leg physical therapy said coming from neon in brain, mri show white matter in pon. seeing neurology in big city help?

10 months numbness in left leg physical therapy said coming from neon in brain, mri show white matter in pon. seeing neurology in big city help?

Unclear question: It isn't clear if there is a question here; it appears that a neurologist is being consulted, which is the appropriate next step if there is a lesion discovered on MRI. ...Read more

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Looking for the top gyn m.D.Surgeon -fibroids in south jersey to do myomectomy surgeon. ?

Looking for the top gyn  m.D.Surgeon -fibroids in south jersey to do myomectomy surgeon. ?

AAGL or SLS: Check the aagl and sls websites for the gyn laparoscopic surgeons in your area. ...Read more

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What are the senior citizen opportunities for socializing in a college town?

What are the senior citizen opportunities for socializing in a college town?

Many!: Interesting new trend? Here's a link to an interesting article; hope you find it helpful: http://www.Joewriter.Com/interview.Htm. ...Read more

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Swollen lymph nodes under jaw 1.8x1 CM and neck, sweating, body ache, high WBC (11), dental ruled out, ENT ruled out, GP ruled out, who should I see?

Swollen lymph nodes under jaw 1.8x1 CM and neck, sweating, body ache, high WBC (11), dental ruled out, ENT ruled out, GP ruled out, who should I see?

Find new Dentist: Find a new Dentist, one with training in Pathology, such as an Oral Surgeon, and start the diagnostic process again. You have a source of infection somewhere that must be located to be treated. ...Read more

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Is SIRT worth doing for liver liver metastases 1x 7 cm 1x 6 cm 8 under 2 cm?

Is SIRT worth doing for liver liver metastases 

1x 7 cm
1x 6 cm
8 under 2 cm?

Yes: Multiple liver lesions can be treated by a number of approaches because what is in liver will not spread. Originally ligation of hepatic artery was used since portal vein supplies hepatocytes and hepatic artery the metastatic tumors.Can be used with SIRT which is a form of RT treatment wherein a dose of SIR-SpheresĀ® microspheres are delivered up to 40 times higher than conventional doses. ...Read more

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I have strong anxiety about moving from small high school in a rural town to a huge and probably dangerous high school in Chicago, IL. Advice?

I have strong anxiety about moving from small high school in a rural town to a huge and probably dangerous high school in Chicago, IL. Advice?

Very normal: It is very normal to feel extreme apprehension about huge changes in your life. don't judge books by their cover - while some schools in Chicago may have their dangers, many are fantastic institutions of learning because they are in big city. There are going to be so many great things available to you in Chicago - focus on how these can will enhance your life. Reach out and make a good friend too. ...Read more

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How do I find a gyn whose emphasis is menopause? I live in the washington dc area, in maryland . Don't know who to evaluate. Thanks.

How do I find a gyn whose emphasis is menopause? I live in the washington dc area, in maryland .  Don't know who to evaluate. Thanks.

Search on the web...: Finding a doctor... Do a doctor search on healthtap via "find doctor" feature and look at the profiles and ratings. Search for a doctor on the web at one's insurance company's site. Ask friends, neighbors, relatives for recommendations (but sometimes they'll ask "are you sick?"). Call the local hospital or county medical society; ask for doctors specializing in menopause and women's health issues. ...Read more

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Hello Doctor , I'm 31 years old male who just got into a car accident where I fractured my right patella , an open reduction surgery was done using k ?

Hello Doctor , I'm 31 years old male who just got into a car accident where I fractured my right patella , an open reduction surgery was done using k ?

Common: That is a common surgery done for a displaced patella fracture. Usually two k-wires are inserted across the reduced fracture and the a wire is passed in a figure of eight fashion to pull and hold the pieces together. Usually heals well over a 6-8 week period. ...Read more

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Can a mental health dr. Recommend a good phsychiatrist and therapist specializing in bipolar & addiction in staten island, ny? Please see profile.

Can a mental health dr. Recommend a good phsychiatrist and therapist specializing in bipolar & addiction in staten island, ny? Please see profile.

Based on inbsurance: Would be wise to check your insurance and see what specialists take the plan. Based on that the insurance plan has an in-network group of specialists you would be covered for. ...Read more

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After wear progressive glasses 5 hrs. at computer I see ghost images vertically, 2 traffic lights, road signs. W/contact lens OK. Dr doesn't know why.

After wear progressive glasses 5 hrs. at computer I see ghost images vertically, 2 traffic lights, road signs. W/contact lens OK. Dr doesn't know why.

Accommodative spasm: Take more frequent breaks from near work: Rule of three "20's" Every 20 minutes, remove glasses, look at object st least 20 feet away, for at least 20 seconds. Consider using "single vision "drug store" reading glasses, not progressives, at computer. They are very inexpensive, ~ $10 at flea market. Start at +1.50, bring magazine to test at normal reading distance and go up or down in powers ...Read more

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What is the foodborne illness red tide? Bama jam?

What is the foodborne illness red tide? Bama jam?

Algae Blood: Red tide refers to an algal bloom that accumulates rapidly some associated with the production of natural toxins, depletion of dissolved oxygen or other harmful effects, generally described as harmful algal blooms. Humans can become seriously ill from eating oysters and other shellfish contaminated with red tide toxin. Not all are red and not all vary with the tides. ...Read more

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7mm round firm node on chin above jawline. 2 sub centermeter nodes at lower neck. biopsy 3 mths ago on level 2 node indicates follicular hyperplasia.

7mm round firm node on chin above jawline. 2 sub centermeter nodes at lower neck. biopsy 3 mths ago on level 2 node indicates follicular hyperplasia.

Question?: Not sure what the question is here. Sounds like the diagnosis has been made already. Pretty large lymph nodes for follicular hyperplasia. Was treatment recommended or prescribed? ...Read more

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Need to find a doctor on fort sam houston that accepts tricare for spouses to do tubal ligation reversal surgery asap lynnette bigelow 210 6631331

Need to find a doctor on fort sam houston that accepts tricare for spouses to do tubal ligation reversal surgery asap lynnette bigelow 
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Brooke : Brooke army medical center serves fort sam houston. You can contact humana military healthcare services at 1- 800-444-5445 or you can make an appointment (210) 916-9900. However, wilford hall usaf medical center is at lackland air force base which is also in san antonio texas. It is a world class medical center with a large gynecology department. Good luck. ...Read more

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In North America is it safe to say someone can live through Ebola?

In North America is it safe to say someone can live through Ebola?

Quite possibly: The death rate is approximately 55% (4 OCT 2014) with the current outbreak but in past death rates have been as high as 90%. The quality and availability of medical care in the United States exceeds that found in the West African countries where Ebola cases are occurring - so it is quite possible that survival rate would be higher for individuals treated in the United States. Take care. ...Read more

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All solid zirconium that support span of 4 unit bridge covering teeth 11 to 14 broke after 10 weeks. Previous porc bridge also broken. Causes/options?

All solid zirconium that support span of 4 unit bridge covering teeth 11 to 14 broke after 10 weeks. Previous porc bridge also broken. Causes/options?

Dynamic forces: Many factors can lead to this, but most important are the support base and the bite. This is a long span to cover when starting with the canine, but do not expect the zirconium to fx. Likely clenching/grinding without occlusal guard/compliance . See the expert in reconstruction - Prosthodontist. Consider 2 crowns and 2 implants (12,13) with crowns and bite correction (lower arch). good luck. ...Read more

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Zip lining in Costa Rica - my arm was scrapped across the zip-line leaving minor cuts and little bleeding. Should I go to a hospital?

Zip lining in Costa Rica - my arm was scrapped across the zip-line leaving minor cuts and little bleeding. Should I go to a hospital?

Watch for signs of: infection which are increasing redness,swelling,tenderness,pus.After initially thoroughly cleaning the wound,apply a clean dressing with something like Neosporin and a bandage.Keep the area clean and dry and change the dressing at least once daily.This is when you can inspect it for infection.If ANY above signs develop,go seek professional help from the very good healthcare system in Costa Rica. ...Read more

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