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I've vericose veins & adv to have doppler venous bilateral lower limb. What for its adviced? With vv can I brisk walk for abt 1km daily to lose wt? Thx

I've vericose veins & adv to have doppler venous bilateral lower limb. What for its adviced? With vv can I brisk walk for abt 1km daily to lose wt? Thx

Depends: You can walk and it would bs helpful if your varicoaw. Veina bother you. A dopple. Is the first Step in dwcidong treatment however if they are not bothersome then. Support stockings may be all you. Need for. Now No reason. For. Doppler. Unless you are. Considering treatment of ths veins ...Read more

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What does it mean paresthesias and hypethesia in bilateral lower extremeties, left greater than right?

What does it mean paresthesias and hypethesia in bilateral lower extremeties, left greater than right?

Paresthesias=: ANY abnormal sensations...Hyepthesia means HEIGHTENED sensation. Eg pain, sensitivity to heat/cold

Hope this helps!
Dr Z ...Read more

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Bilateral lower lid epiblepharon repair, what to do?

Have a certified: Oculoplastics Surgeon consulted before having this repair done. Also it's always wise to have second opinions, so that you will get the best cosmetic and functional repair needed that you want. There's no rush on having this done, but it is something that should be taken care of. ...Read more

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What is mild bilateral facet disease? In my lower back.

What is mild bilateral facet disease? In my lower back.

It is: Facet joints are the joint structures that connect the vertebrae to one another. It's not uncommon through normal "wear and tear" - so called degenerative arthritis - that these joints break down a bit. It's a very common finding and doesn't mean that you will have any problems from this now or in the future. Though it could be causes some discomfort in you; everyone's body is different. ...Read more

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Just had a bilateral venous doppler was told by technician who performed it that I have venous insufficiency what should I expect from dr appointment

Just had a bilateral venous doppler was told by technician who performed it that I have venous insufficiency what should I expect from dr appointment

Explanation: Venous insufficiency is caused by damage to the valves in your veins. This can lead to swelling, varicose veins, discoloration, and ulcerations. Initial therapy consists of compression stocking therapy, as well as evaluation for surgical therapy. All of these options will be discussed when you have your appointment with your doctor. ...Read more

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How can one decrease central venous pressure?

How can one decrease central venous pressure?

CVP: Central venous pressure (CVP) is generally measured in a large vein returning blood to the heart or estimated on physical examination by pressure waves seen in the jugular vein in the neck. It often reflects intravascular volume and/or right heart pressure. Depending on the cause your physician may recommend sodium and fluid restriction and/or diuretic therapy. You should discuss w/ your doctor. ...Read more

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What is a bilateral venous duplex ultrasound?

What is a bilateral venous duplex ultrasound?

Patent veins: A venous duplex US uses sound waves to examine the patency of veins. It is used to look for blood clots in the veins and possible occlusions. This exam is mostly used on the arms, legs, and neck. ...Read more

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I have ptb bilateral and hazed densities upper and lower lobe what does this mean? Thanks

I have ptb bilateral and hazed densities upper and lower lobe what does this mean? Thanks

This suggests that: You have increased tissue density in multiple areas of the lung. What that increased density represents can be various things like infection, fluid, masses. Whoever's x-ray this is, should review the findings with the ordering physician for better clarification. ...Read more

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I am having lower abdominal pain bilateral. What could cause this?

Multiple causes: Severe abdominal pain needs to be evaluated right away by a physician in er, if is not hat severe is better to see your doctor for multiple possibilities ranging from constipation, diverticular disease, hernias, infections, etc. ...Read more

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Bilateral edema in lower extremeties. Obese, dark discoloration on fingertips (not cynosis), dry scaly skin. PH of hypertension & hypothyroidism.

Bilateral edema in lower extremeties. Obese, dark discoloration on fingertips (not cynosis), dry scaly skin. PH of hypertension & hypothyroidism.

Need to examine: Given the multiple disorders, it would be prudent to see a doctor to exclude cellulitis. As you probably know, losing weight would do lot of good, not easy, but essential. Are you taking your medications for thyroid and hypertension, take the meds regularly.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more

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What does mild linear atelectasis in the bilateral lower lobes and right middle lobes mean?

What does mild linear atelectasis in the bilateral lower lobes and right middle lobes mean?

Atelectasis: Atelectasis is a condition in which one or more areas of your lungs collapse or don't inflate properly. If only a small area or a few small areas of lung are affected, you may have no signs or symptoms.

If a large area or several large areas of lung are affected, they may not be able to deliver enough oxygen to your blood. This can cause symptoms and complications. ...Read more

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I have had bilateral excruciating lower pretib pain daily for two months, not a runner or walker. Was at night now neuralgia like all day?

I have had bilateral excruciating lower pretib pain daily for two months, not a runner or walker. Was at night now neuralgia like all day?

Burning Neuropathy: If your symptoms are symmetric then it suggests a peripheral neuropathy. This may present with restless legs particularly at night.

A nerve root injury from the back is less likely as they usually present in one limb or asymmetric if involving both limbs.

I hope this helps and good luck. ...Read more

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Had bilateral Kenalog inj, 3 days ago in lower back. In horrible pain since. Feel it in upper back. Is this normal? What happened? What should I do?

Had bilateral Kenalog inj, 3 days ago in lower back. In horrible pain since. Feel it in upper back. Is this normal? What happened? What should I do?

Kenalog for what?: Answering the reason you had the Kenalog injection. The problem that you were injected for may just be in these other locations. Would be surprised the injection would cause this pain in other areas. It depends which are underlying diagnosis is. ...Read more

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What can I do to decrease the pain caused by legs venous insufficiency?

What can I do to decrease the pain caused by legs venous insufficiency?

Compression stocking: Venous insufficiency, and its typical aching pain, can be treated conservatively with compression stockings, exercise, and intermittent elevation of the legs. If you have superficial venous insufficiency and varicose veins, you may get relief by a number of various treatment options of the varicose veins themselves. ...Read more

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My latest USg report says bilateral renal mid and lower calculus measuring 3mm. Does it means I have stone??

My latest USg report says bilateral renal mid and lower calculus measuring 3mm. Does it means I have stone??

Yes: A calculus is a stone. Renal means kidney. So you have a kidney stone. Please see a physician for treatment. ...Read more

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I'm 23 year old. Post CS since 9 days. Now I have bilateral lower limp pitting oedema since 4 days. The level is below the knee. What's the cause?

I'm 23 year old. Post CS since 9 days. Now I have bilateral lower limp pitting oedema since 4 days. The level is below the knee. What's the cause?

Get Checked!: Leg edema can be a sign of Deep Venous Thrombosis. Without a thorough examination it is difficult to say about your condition. I suggest you see your Physician and ask specifically about "Blood Clots"! If you have any shortness of breath go immediately to the ER. ...Read more

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Can a venous clot in the lower leg cause a throbbing like feeling?

Can a venous clot in the lower leg cause a throbbing like feeling?

Throbbing sensation: Throbbing sensation in the leg is indicative of a problem in it's structural component as muscles, tendon, bone and nerves. Injury to the leg, varicose vein, sciatica and circulation problem (which include deep venous thrombosis) are common causes of throbbing like pain in lower limbs. ...Read more

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Are there any venous disorders/diseases that would cause a lower leg to lose hair?

Are there any venous disorders/diseases that would cause a lower leg to lose hair?

Yes: That can be an indication of low thyroid or vascular insufficiency. If pronounced, should discuss change and concern with your primary Dr for further evaluation. ...Read more

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Do compression socks help decrease the size of the lower leg that has venous reflux?

Do compression socks help decrease the size of the lower leg that has venous reflux?

Compression socks.: Compression socks work by squeezing the muscles of the calves to improve the return of the venous blood and reduce the venous pressure in the legs. By doing these two functions, the size of the leg will decrease. Compression stockings are a main component of treating leg swelling. ...Read more

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Is pbt bilateral density upper and lower lobe is curable? Y do I nid to have a sputum? My xray tell DAT I have all these. Thanks

Is pbt bilateral density upper and lower lobe is curable? Y do I nid to have a sputum? My xray tell DAT I have all these. Thanks

There are: Many, many causes of "densities" on a chest xray. Density is a nonspecific descriptor and doesn't imply any particular diagnosis. So, without more information your question cannot be answered. Your doctor needs to evaluate the densities in the context of your clinical picture. ...Read more

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I was constipated ans was straing hard after I have extreem lower back and bilateral hip pain lasting over 24 hrs what could this be?

I was constipated ans was straing hard after I have extreem lower back and bilateral hip pain lasting over 24 hrs what could this be?

Constipation: Sometimes exaggerated bowel movement (to push stool out especially when hard) can cause the pain that you have mentioned.
You need to drink plenty of fluids and have lots of fiber in the diet (source of that is vegetable, fruit, and bran)
If the condition persists, please see your doctor for assessment of your condition. ...Read more

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I have bilateral hip pain that bothers me when waking and laying on my sides. I had a lower back MRI done but they didn't find anything.

I have bilateral hip pain that bothers me when waking and laying on my sides. I had a lower back MRI done but they didn't find anything.

Bursitis: Clinically it sounds like you may have hip bursitis. And MRI of the back would not disclose this condition. Therapy can include exercise, or injections, physical therapy, but it does not portend to get hip arthritis ...Read more

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Recently diagnosed with bilateral PE. Currently taking xarelto. Noticed some heaviness in left side of lower chest. Could be related to PE or gas?

Recently diagnosed with bilateral PE. Currently taking xarelto. Noticed some heaviness in left side of lower chest. Could be related to PE or gas?

Both: Both can cause discomfort. If the question is how do you know if Xarelto works it is hard to tell. If passing gas is helping with the discomfort you have your answer.
Bring it up at your next office visit anyways. ...Read more

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I have severe bilateral lower leg pain, it happens every night and feels very similar to growing pains. I'm 21, can I still be having growing pains?

I have severe bilateral lower leg pain, it happens every night and feels very similar to growing pains. I'm 21, can I still be having growing pains?

Not likely: I would encourage you to have an exam and appropriate radiologic studies. It would be highly unlikely that someone in their 20s would experience "growing pains"; in part because the vast majority of 20 year olds have completed their growth. Thank you for your question. ...Read more

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Bilateral lower zone haziness seen and basal crepitations heard. Patient is post myocardial infarction. What could it be?

Bilateral lower zone haziness seen and basal crepitations heard. Patient is post myocardial infarction. What could it be?

Heart and lungs: The question suggests that X-ray test results and physical examination were reviewed. These findings could represent heart failure, pneumonia, or atelectasis. The significance of the findings would depend on the clinical context. ...Read more

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Heterogeneous hypoechoic nodules in bilateral thyroid lower pole, measuring 1.7 CM on the right and 0.5 CM on the left. Is it can be cancerous?

Heterogeneous hypoechoic nodules in bilateral thyroid lower pole, measuring 1.7 CM on the right and 0.5 CM on the left. Is it can be cancerous?

Not likely: Cancer is not likely but you should follow your doctor's advice for further evaluation, be that a thyroid scan or fine needle aspiration of the lesions. ...Read more