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When in the anatomical position, if i pronate my wrist i occassionally get sharp pain, and is intensified if I am contracting my wrist simultaneously?
Transposition.: Transposition is the term given to arteries and veins in reverse position. Other terms could be malformation or anatomical variation or even reversal. ...Read more
When arteries and veins are not in the correct anatomic position what is that called and under what category are the corrective procedures located?
Why during a abdominal CT examination liver appears in the left and not in the right(it's anatomic position)?
Situs inversus: You have situs inversus, a condition in which your organs are revered. It has no clinical implications. ...Read more
Anatomic- Websters: The structure of an organism and its parts. For example, "anatomically correct doll" means that the doll has all features consistent with the gender (male doll has penis etc). The "anatomical snuff box" is a place just distal to the wrist at the base of the thumb, when the thumb is stretched that forms an indentation/pocket. ...Read more
Tear meniscus : Tear meniscus: a thin strip of tear fluid with concave outer surfaces at the upper and lower lid margins. It contains most of the exposed tear volume. The absence of a tear meniscus is an indication of a dry eye. Syn. Marginal tear strip; lacrimal prism; tear prism, tear line. I hope you were asking about the eye! hope that helps. ...Read more
Autonomic neuropathy: Perhaps you mean autonomic neuropathy. This refers to a malfunction of the nerves in charge of automatic control of your body functions (like sweating, heart rate, blood vessel constriction in response to changes of position). In conditions like uncontrolled diabetes with autonomic neuropathy, nerves do not work properly and patients can develop dizziness or fainting when standing up quickly. ...Read more
See below: There is no evidence that 'growing pains" are related to growth spurts. These pains are felt not to be due to bone, joint or muscle disease but to usual childhood physical activities including running, jumping, climbing, sports activities, etc. They occur as muscle aches which come and go, but often occur at dinnertime and bedtime, during the night. An exam by your doc can tell if no pathology. ...Read more
Yes: It is based on various genetic and/or hormonal abnormalities that can occur during the development of a fetus or early on in a baby's development. The specifics are somewhat complicated to review in this small space. If you are more interested consider a formal consultation or consider spending time researching on the internet. You can start by searching for androgen insensitivity syndrome ...Read more
Narrow angle: This is a condition where the drainage system of the eye can become impaired resulting in sudden increases in eye pressure. It happens because the physical arrangement of the eye causes the cornea and the iris to be too close together. It can be addressed with a simple laser procedure where necessary. See your eye doctor for a more thorough explanation. ...Read more
I have just been diagnosed with anatomic narrow angle. No glaucoma. What medicines should I not take?
Look on the labels: The majority of medications that list warnings about glaucoma have to do with the concern of people with narrow angles. There are components of medications, like antihistamines, that have a dilating effect on the pupil of the eye. This can congest the area where eye fluid naturally drains and cause an increase in eye pressure. Your doctor should advise you more closely on this. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had an epidural for my 1st labor: it wore off on one side. Can I expect this problem again for my 2nd labor, i.e. is this an anatomical issue?
Glenoid: Shoulder socket = glenoid.Get a more detailed answer ›
Usually not: My first question is- can the child sleep all night without wetting or getting up multiple times? If he can sleep all night, it is unlikely that there is an anatomical problem. Some children go through a stage where they are very aware of their bladder and want to be sure to use every bathroom they see! If the amount of urine is small, that may be the cause. See his doctor to check it out. ...Read more
My anatomical exit is stuck; I am not able to get the turds out! should I see a doctor or i can manage myself?
?constipation?: Stay well hydrated (at least 8 - 8 ounces glasses of water per day). Try to get in 5 servings of vegetables and 4 servings of fruit per day – get that fiber in. Stay physically active if possible. There are a number of over the counter laxatives that can be taken orally to help pass retained fecal matter. If this is not successful or you are impacted, you may need to see a physician. ...Read more
What does the term "pan-diverticulosis" specify about the diverticulosis? Is it referring to a specific anatomical site?
Scaphoid fracture: http://www.aafp.org/afp/2004/0901/p879.html.Get a more detailed answer ›
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