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I had a lump removed, 3 weeks ago from near my anus.Now have an appointment to attend endoscopy clinic. Worried to what's going on?

I had a lump removed, 3 weeks ago from near my anus.Now have an appointment to attend endoscopy clinic. Worried to what's going on?

Best to find out: Exactly what is going on. It is impossible for us to know. You will soon know all the answers. Be patient. I know it is hard. But don't cross bridges that you may never come to. It just might be a swollen lymph node that was aggrevated and you will be fine. Keep your chin up and keep us posted! ...Read more

Dr. Debora McClary
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Anal And Rectal Diseases (Definition)

Anal and rectal diseases are conditions that effect the bottom end of the digest tract, including the anus. These conditions may include hemorrhoids, cancer, warts, ...Read more


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Which clinics in singapore perform anal smear tests and anoscopy?

Which clinics in singapore perform anal smear tests and anoscopy?

Most of them: Singapore hospital have advance and modern surgical suits, most major hospital dose that. ...Read more

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I recently developed 3 small VERY painful sores on my genitals. Right under the vagina; the skin between the vagina and anus. I noticed them when I went to urinate and it was almost unbearable. I immediately went to the nearest clinic where they took a sw

I recently developed 3 small VERY painful sores on my genitals. Right under the vagina; the skin between the vagina and anus. I noticed them when I went to urinate and it was almost unbearable. I immediately went to the nearest clinic where they took a sw

Genital herpes: The herpes simplex virus (HSV) causes genital herpes. Sexual contact is the primary way that the virus spreads. After the initial infection, the virus lies dormant in your body and can reactivate several times a year. There's no cure for genital herpes, but medications can ease symptoms and reduce the risk of infecting others. The diagnosis is confirmed by viral culture. See your PCP to discuss ...Read more

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Good evening, I have anal warts and piles. I have seen a doctor and he said to go to a sexual health clinic. I'm so confused on what to do ?

Go to clinic: Please follow your doctor's advice and go to the sexual health clinic. You likely have a treatable disorder and may need follow-up care. There is no stigma in going to a sexual health clinic. Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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I have burning and itching in my rectal area but it is not hemroids. I have scleroderma and was told the disease has changed the skin in my anus?

I have burning and itching in my rectal area but it is not hemroids. I have scleroderma and was told the disease has changed the skin in  my anus?

Anal Itching: Causes of anal itching include: dry skin, too much moisture, fecal incontinence, excessive washing, overuse of laxatives, chemical irritants, skin disorders, yeast infections, hemorrhoids, anal abrasions, fissures and fistulas, food irritants, medications, infections, anal tumors, other causes. ...Read more

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Is there a tropical disease clinic that would do me a rickettsia mooseri test?

Is there a tropical disease clinic that would do me a rickettsia mooseri test?

Murine typhus: Rickettsia is a genus of non-motile, Gram-negative, non-sporeforming, highly pleomorphic bacteria that can present as cocci, rods or thread-like. Rickettsia mooseri is now called Rickettsia typhi. Onset is characterized by persistent headache, a high grade fever, and a cutaneous rash predominating on the trunk. ELISA tests are available and antibiotics should be started while tests are pending. ...Read more

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I am looking for a Parkinson's disease specialist at scott and white clinic , tx?

I am looking for a Parkinson's disease specialist at scott and white clinic , tx?

Movement disorders: Contact the neurology department and ask if they have a movement disorder clinic. Many even have specific clinic for parkinsons with on-going research into treatment and management. Your primary doctor can help to facilitate referral to a specific clinic or movement disorder specialist. ...Read more

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Seems all sleep disorder clinics are for daytime what about night owls?

Seems all sleep disorder clinics are for daytime what about night owls?

Night owls: If you feel you are a night owl, but do not feel rested from your sleep, please get an assessment from a Psychologist or Physician sleep expert. The body clock can be reset if you desire to sleep more at night, and if your lifestyle is more night owl, a sleep Psychologist can work in detail with you to create interventions to help you get the best quality rest from your sleep. Don't give up! ...Read more

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What happens in a residential eating disorder clinic?

What happens in a  residential eating disorder clinic?

You live there: Residential treatment just means you live at the treatment center without your family. ...Read more

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How can I tell boss im going to an eating disorder clinic?

How can I tell boss im going to an eating disorder clinic?

Not full disclosure: You are likely under no obligation to reveal personal medical history to your boss, especially information you view as sensitive. It is appropriate to indicate that you have a medical appointment, particularly if a treatment plan may require frequent or scheduled work absences. Discuss with your boss how the family medical leave act (fmla) may provide you support in this circumstance. ...Read more

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Anus (Definition)

The anus is the opening of the rectum, through which stool and flatus are passed. The anal canal is about an inch in length, and is ...Read more


Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Rectal Diseases (Definition)

Rectal diseases are medical conditions that affect the rectum, which is the final part of the ...Read more