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Svt, when not undergoing ablation, would it be life-threatening in the future? Is it possible to use medicine/ beta bloc, even if it means a lifetime?

Svt, when not undergoing ablation, would it be life-threatening in the future? Is it possible to use medicine/ beta bloc, even if it means a lifetime?

Not life threatening: But, depends on type of svt. Generally svt always occurs the same way - same symptoms every episode- since the short circuit is a fixed path, but this is not always true. ...Read more

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How long does beta derm take to clear up exzema flare up? Redness, scaling, painful and itchy down left thigh, over my knee and down my calf...Day 4

How long does beta derm take to clear up exzema flare up? Redness, scaling, painful and itchy down left thigh, over my knee and down my calf...Day 4

Eczema: The key to treat your eczema is to treat the dryness. You need to apply a thick moisturizer, such as vaseline and try covering the affected skin by wrapping it with gauze overnight. ...Read more

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Ferritin, rbc, haematocrit, globin all normal but low serum iron, gp gave me ferrous fumarate, but im not anaemic?

Ferritin, rbc, haematocrit, globin all normal but low serum iron,  gp gave me ferrous fumarate,  but im not anaemic?

More info needed!: Low iron level by itself does not always indicate iron deficiency. To interpret the results, we interpret it in conjunction with ferritin, TIBC and iron saturation. Low iron level can some times be seen if you have an inflammatory / infectious condition at the time of blood draw. It is very unusual to have iron deficiency in a young man as it is usually seen in young females due to menstruation. ...Read more

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What is fecal globin?

What is fecal globin?

Blood in the stool: You are probably referring to a fecal (stool) hemoglobin test, which checks for microscopic blood in the stool, blood that you cannot see with your eyes. It is a colon cancer screening test, but it's not highly sensitive or specific. Get a colonoscopy when you're 50, or earlier if you have risk factors such as family history of colon cancer or personal history of polyps. ...Read more

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Ferritin, rbc, haematocrit, globin all normal but low serum iron, gp gave me ferrous fumarate, but im not anaemic?

More info needed!: Low iron level by itself does not always indicate iron deficiency. To interpret the results, we interpret it in conjunction with ferritin, TIBC and iron saturation. Low iron level can some times be seen if you have an inflammatory / infectious condition at the time of blood draw. It is very unusual to have iron deficiency in a young man as it is usually seen in young females due to menstruation. ...Read more

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Hi, im male 21 years old and i got itp, i used al medication (prednisone, globin) and even had a marrow research. How bad is it if i remove myn spleen?

Hi, im male 21 years old and i got itp, i used al medication (prednisone, globin) and even had a marrow research. How bad is it if i remove myn spleen?

See details: Removal of the spleen is not a guarantee that the itp will resolve. There is the usual small surgical risk and you will need Pneumovax vaccinations to protect you as the risk of pneumococcal infection is increased after splenectomy. ...Read more

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Where give the rabies immune globin shots?health dep said it would be where exposed (finger) but hosp gave it in my arm/legs. do i need more in finger

Where give the rabies immune globin shots?health dep said it would be where exposed (finger) but hosp gave it in my arm/legs. do i need more in finger

No room: The location of the wound and available muscle mass in which to give it determines where this might be given.If you were bitten on the ass, they would infiltrate the wound.The finger has no space to inject it safely and if they did, it would likely cut off the circulation and you could lose the finger. ...Read more

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Beta thalesemic carrier state...Meaning?

Beta thalesemic carrier state...Meaning?

Genes: To have beta thalessemia, you have to have 2 copies of a particular gene. If you only have 1 copy, you don't have the disease, but you do carry the trait, and can pass it to your children. If your partner also is a carrier of the gene, then there is a 1 in 4 chance that your child will have beta thalessimia. ...Read more

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If my beta quant is a 9, how far along am i?

If my beta quant is a 9, how far along am i?

Very Early: Assuming you are certain that you are pregnant. Just two days ago received the same value on a non-pregnant woman being evaluated for surgery. Repeat test was negative. ...Read more

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What is a beta blocker?

What is a beta blocker?

Beta blocker: It is a category of medication that is primarily used for cardiovascular diseases, such as high blood pressure and rhythm problems of the heart. Some other conditions are also treated with beta blockers, but the most common is for hypertension. There are several unique drugs in this category, and some of them have been available for many years. Common ones include Propranolol and metoprolol. ...Read more

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Is beta of 5500 in week 4 bad?

Is beta of 5500 in week 4 bad?

Not Necessarily: Beta HCG should reach the 5000's in week six, or after 21 days after conception. Your dates may be incorrect. Check with your ob. ...Read more

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Hr is 104do I need a beta blocker?

Hr is 104do I need a beta blocker?

Why is it fast: Important to figure out why your heart rate is fast and what kind of rhythm it is. Beta blockers are indicated for specific rhythm disturbances. ...Read more

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Is 73 a good beta hcg?

Is 73 a good beta hcg?

Hormone: It is difficult to say if a level of HCG is good, based on one level. Hcg levels tend to increase exponentially in the first trimester of pregnancy. A HCG of 73 could be a normal very early pregnancy at 4+ weeks. Many times we will follow HCG levels over time. ...Read more

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Is altace a beta blocker?

Is altace a beta blocker?

No: No, Altace is not a beta-blocker. Altace is the brand name for ramipril, which is an angiotensin converting enzyme (ace) inhibitor. ...Read more

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Importance of beta oxidation?

Importance of beta oxidation?

Beta Oxidation: To generate energy, your body has 3 systems it uses - stored atp (for intense, short duration exercise), glycolysis (which uses stored glycogen in your muscles), and beta oxidation, which is used for long duration, sustained exercise. All three are important and kick in as required, depending on the length of exercise. ...Read more