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Dr. Rodeen Rahbar
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Anatomy (Definition)

Anatomy is the study of the human body, ...Read more


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I dont know if it is some kind of STD or I dont know my anatomy. i have a small hole on my clitoris, its itchy but no redness or blood or anything?

I dont know if it is some kind of STD or I dont know my anatomy. i have a small hole on my clitoris, its itchy but no redness or blood or anything?

Here are some ...: Most likely, what described is your personal unique anatomical variation; to prove it, just watch & see for next 6 months. If unchanged, it's what I suggest. Meanwhile, don't fiddle it around, i.e., leave it alone with regular gentle cleansing & drying without overzealous compulsive rubbing for cleansing or intense sex stimulation. If still in doubt, seek pro-evaluation & counseling timely. Best.. ...Read more

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What part of male anatomy causes ejaculation?

What part of male anatomy causes ejaculation?

Combination: Ejaculation is the expulsion of fluid (semen) from the prostate. However, ejaculation is the end result of a series of events and actions by various parts of the male anatomy. ...Read more

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What is the difference between anatomy and physiology?

What is the difference between anatomy and physiology?

Different subjects: Anatomy is the study of the body components. Physiology is the the study of how the body works from electrical, mechanical, enzymatic, and chemical processes. ...Read more

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Are the events that happen in the tv shows like grays anatomy, true or false?

Both: I have never seen the show but i can guarantee it is mostly drama with an element of truth. Most medical professionals spend a great deal of time doing paperwork and administrative tasks. A show about real doctors and students might be incrediblyl boring. ...Read more

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Is The show "Grey's Anatomy" Accurate on their medical information? How about "House"?

Is The show "Grey's Anatomy" Accurate on their medical information? How about "House"?

Not very, House more: I have hardly seen Grey's Anatomy but from all accounts it has many inaccuracies, both in portraying what residency training is like and medical details- see http://tinyurl.com/hgkp9dp and http://tinyurl.com/hdtqdde House (which I have seen) is more accurate but also not too realistic in many ways and also has inaccuracies. See http://tinyurl.com/jlarw for an analysis of each episode by a doctor! ...Read more

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What to do if I have recurring utis and if it's due to my anatomy, what could be done?

What to do if I have recurring utis and if it's due to my anatomy, what could be done?

There is a solution: You need a good internist to guide you with the perineal hygiene and monitor the problem with urine culture and use of appropriate antibiotics based on the urine culture results. Long term antibiotic prophylaxis is sometimes the best solution if all else does not succeed. ...Read more

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Nerve innervation inconsistencies why are there so many inconsistencies on the innervation of nerves between anatomy books?

Nerve innervation inconsistencies why are there so many inconsistencies on the innervation of nerves between anatomy books?

People : People who look at several different anatomy books often notice subtle, and sometimes not so subtle, differences between descriptions and depictions of nerves and other anatomical structures. There are many reasons for the discrepancies, but one of the most practical reasons is that human anatomy is actually different from person to person. Another important reason is that most anatomy books are based, at least in part on doctrine rooted in the different schools of thought that grew up over the hundreds of years that anatomy has been studied and taught. Early modern anatomy (which was itself greatly influenced by classical texts passed on via the arabic schools) began in the 15th century. Great schools of anatomy included those at bologna, padua, heidelberg, and oxford. The modern "classic" anatomy texts are authored or edited by scholars who can probably trace their scholarly ancestry back to those schools. Another important concept is that advanced students of anatomy recognize that the primary function of an anatomy text is to demonstrate an organizational framework by which to logically arrange our understanding of a complex, observational science, rather than to indicate hard and fast "laws" of human anatomy. The most modern anatomy texts usually incorporate a more scientific approach. They attempt to describe the general themes of anatomy, and provide some commentary on the normal and abnormal variants encountered during dissection of a (relatively small) group of cadavers. ...Read more

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What are some good medical books to read? I've read grays anatomy and quick anatomy answer book. Doesn't have to be about anatomy.

What are some good medical books to read? I've read grays anatomy and quick anatomy answer book. Doesn't have to be about anatomy.

So many books: There are so many great books about medicine but I prefer ones that look at the big picture of health and healing. Some old favorites include Health and Healing & Natural Health, Natural Medicine, both by Andrew Weil MD, Detoxification and Healing by Sidney Baker MD, Quantum Healing by Deepak Chopra MD and for something very outside the box but fascinating, Reinventing Medicine by Larry Dossey MD. ...Read more

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In what percent of anatomy scans are soft markers seen?

Not sure: But they are pretty common and in low risk women, which you are, given your other negative tests, they are almost always meaningless. This is a great article actually written by my father... It is a little outdated as there has since been a statement released downplaying soft markers. Here is a link http://www.Choroidplexuscyst.Org/filly.Html what soft makers did you have. ...Read more

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Is this the truth: everyone's anatomy is different, everyone's gait is different, there is no one "correct" gait?

No : There are standards that have been established. Normal is considered to be within two standard deviations of the mean, for the most part. ...Read more

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Can you tell me about general dental anatomy?

Can you tell me about general dental anatomy?

Generally speaking..: .. most of us have a compliment if 32 teeth genetically programmed into our development. Some have one or two more, some less. Each tooth is designed for a specific function, is supported by bone, and is surrounded by attached gingiva. If you need a more specific answer ask a more specific question. ...Read more

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What happens during the anatomy scan ultrasound?

What happens during the anatomy scan ultrasound?

Ultrasound: Not sure what exact type of ultrasound you are referring to, but with any ultrasound, the patient is usually lying on a table with the area to be scanned exposed. The sonographer will put ultrasound gel on the skin for seamless transition of the ultrasound beam from the transducer(scanner) into the body. The sonographer will glide the scanner over the skin, and images will appear on the screen. ...Read more

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What happens during the anatomy scan ultrasound?

Anatomy scan: The anatomy scan is usually done at about 19-20 weeks. The doctor or technician will place the hand-held scan probe on your abdomen and take a detailed look at your baby, the uterus, the placenta and the fluid around the baby. She/he will measure the head abdomen and upper leg bone to determine growth. The brain, face, heart, stomach, kidneys, bladder and other structures will be studied also. ...Read more