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15mts sick, itchy/painful, body sores.Had West.Blot for Lyme, 1active-58kd igG band. Know I need 5/10 for +, but what else causes 58kd to be active?

15mts sick, itchy/painful, body sores.Had West.Blot for Lyme, 1active-58kd igG band. Know I need 5/10 for +, but what else causes 58kd to be active?

Explanation : In your case 58kd mean nothing. It's call crossreactivity and can not proof Lyme D. with your rashes/sore you definitely need help. May be dermatologist will help. ...Read more

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Where on the body are pressure sores most common?

Where on the body are pressure sores most common?

Back, butt, heels: As the other 2 md's stated, the most common areas are the back, butt, & heels. Pressure sores can occur anywhere on the body that is near or over a bony prominence (like the heels or elbows) or where the body is in prolonged contact with an object without any pressure relief. Here is a good diagram showing common pressure sore areas: http://www.Selectmedical.Co.Uk/images/pressure_sores.Jpg. ...Read more

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What causes a baby to break out all over its body and have sores in its mouth?

What causes a baby to break out all over its body and have sores in its mouth?

Examination: Child will have to be seen by pediatrician to determine cause of symptoms. Someone has to actually look at your child. Please call pediatrician. ...Read more

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One sore and white film building in mouth. I've stopped eating. No sores on body. Anxious bout testresults. Wht can do to help anxiety?

One sore and white film building in mouth. I've stopped eating. No sores on body. Anxious bout testresults. Wht can do to help anxiety?

See your doctor: You describe symptoms that can only be honestly assessed by your doctor in his or her office. Only after a thorough evauation will he/she be able to come up with what's wrong and what to do to get you better. ...Read more

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I was told prev blood work showed I have lupus, but now am in remission. I've had severe body aches and mouth sores again. Am i having a flare up?

I was told prev blood work showed I have lupus, but now am in remission. I've had severe body aches and mouth sores again. Am i having a flare up?

Lupus: Lupus is a chronic autoimmune systemic disorder and can have quiet periods with acute intermittent flares. Mouth sores with severe body aches necessitates reevaluation for acute flare . Though mouth sores and severe body aches could be from other sources, evaluation for lupus flare could help control inflammation with early intervention to minimize symptoms improve healing if it is lupus induced. ...Read more

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Swollen mouth with sores, fever, & body aches. Severe stomach pain requiring bed rest 3-5 days earlier. Can this be serious?

Swollen mouth with sores, fever, & body aches. Severe stomach pain requiring bed rest 3-5 days earlier. Can this be serious?

See your doctor.: Given the length and severity of your symptoms, you should see your doctor sooner rather than later. ...Read more

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Painful itchy sores to the body?

Painful itchy sores to the body?

The answer is : See your doctor or dermatologist as not enough info provided or re-submit with more info and a picture. ...Read more