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Asphyxiation (Definition)

Asphyxiation is a broad term used to describe the obstruction of oxygen supply to the lungs and ultimately the body. Asphyxia can be the result of choking, advanced lung conditions such as cystic fibrosis, asthma, and COPD, as well as gases that reduce the normal concentration of ...Read more


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Can you please describe the effects and treatment for asphyxiation pneumonia?

Can you please describe the effects and treatment for asphyxiation pneumonia?

"aspiration? ": I'm guessing that you probably meant aspiration (not asphyxiation) pneumonia. Asphyxiation essentially means suffocation. Aspiration is when food or bacteria from the mouth gets into the airway and lungs. This can result in inflammation, and about 25% of the time a true infection will develop. Sometimes if there is no infection, we call it "pneumonitis". Antibiotics help if infection. Read more

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Difference between cross leg orgasm by holding breadth and auto erotic asphyxiation and which one is dangerous..... Plssss help?

Difference between cross leg orgasm by holding breadth and auto erotic asphyxiation and which one is dangerous..... Plssss help?

Asphyxiation: Is more dangerous. Holding breath is safer as you can release that faster usually, unless u lose consciousness. I understand why you would do this, but I would not recommend it. There are other ways, that are safer, to heighten u'r orgasms Read more

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Is cross leg orgasm by holding breadth and auto erotic asphyxiation is different or not and if different then what is the difference?

Is cross leg orgasm by holding breadth and auto erotic asphyxiation is different or not and if different then what is the difference?

Different.: Auto erotic asphyxiation uses methods other than holding breath, like bags, self strangulation, chemicals etc. This is life-threatening and very dangerous. Holding breath will cause you to faint if you don't breathe out the carbon dioxide. Not recommended since one thing might lead to one of the above to achieve better results. Psychiatrists might help with this condition. Read more

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Might erotic asphyxiation cause brain damage?

Might erotic asphyxiation cause brain damage?

Absolutely: Any activity that deprives the brain of oxygen can cause severe, irreversible brain damage. Read more

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Asphyxiation at birth, damaged my pituitary causing panhypopit, five pineal cysts, and chiari 1. Is it possible for my conditions to worsen as I age?

Asphyxiation at birth, damaged my pituitary causing panhypopit, five pineal cysts, and chiari 1. Is it possible for my conditions to worsen as I age?

Pituitary: If your pituitary deficiencies were the result of something that happend during birth I think it would be unlike you would develop more deficiencies at your age unless you had brain surgery near the pituitary or had significant head trauma in the future. Read more

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What is acute pain?

What is acute pain?

Recent: It is a type of pain which has started recently, less than 30 days ago such as sudden headache, back pain, and abdominal pain. Read more

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What is acute onset addinopathy?

What is acute onset addinopathy?

Adenapathy?: Swelling of the lymph nodes, most commonly th lymph nodes of the neck. Read more

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What exactly is acute katayama syndrome?

What exactly is acute katayama syndrome?

Parasitic infection: A tropical disease, due to Schistosomiasia, a parasitic disease. See this discussion: https://patient. Info/doctor/schistosomiasis-pro Read more

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What are the actual causes of this syndrome?

Need More Info: I need more information to understand your question. Please ask the question using specific information about the syndrome you are asking about. Read more

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Cure for acute acidity?

Cure for acute acidity?

Antacids: If you are talking about stomach acid then there are many medications that can reduce stomach acid. Medications like ranitidine and omeprazole are the most commonly used ones. Liquids like mylanta or maalox may provide more immediate but not lasting relief. Read more

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What drug for acute gout?

What drug for acute gout?

Cholcrys and Indocin (indomethacin): Cholcrys an Indocin (indomethacin) are the most common combination for acute gout attacks. Read more

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Abrupt menstrual problem?

Abrupt menstrual problem?

Re-ask.: I am sorry but there isn't enough info provided to give a helpful response. Try reasking the questions with any pertinent details. Read more

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Help! What is acute colitis?

Help! What is acute colitis?

Many things: Acute means new or sudden onset. Colitis can come from many things: infectious, ischemic, ulcerative, crohn's, etc. Each type of colitis may be treated differently depending on its cause. Needs a complete medical evaluation with their doctor to determine the best coarse of treatment. Read more

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Can men have acute porphyria?

Can men have acute porphyria?

Yes: Both men and women can have acute porphyria. However, attacks are more common in women because of hormonal changes that occur during the menstrual cycle. Read more

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Can a fall cause an acute cva?

Can a fall cause an acute cva?

Unusual but possible: An acute CVA may have precipitated the fall, but if blood vessels are occluded or compressed in the neck, trauma could increase the problem. Trauma may also cause a blood vessel dissection, and direct issues with bleeding in the brain Read more

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