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Dr. Abraham Jaskiel
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Infection (Definition)

Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more


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What is done for a uterine infection?

What is done for a uterine infection?

Antibiotics: Documented intra-uterine infections are treated with antibiotics, minor ones are usually treated on an outpatient basis. Serious infections may require IV antibiotics, and sometimes d&c. ...Read more

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If your girl friend has uterine infection is it contagious?

If your girl friend has uterine infection is it contagious?

Definitions.: The uterus comprises the cervix and the body. Cervical infections such as chlamydia, human papilloma virus and gonorrhea are sexually transmitted infections. Endometrial infections are more rare and are not generally sexually transmitted. ...Read more

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I'm 9 weeks pp and have a uterine infection. What changes should I be watching for that would require a call to dr? Pain is slightly worse and nauseous.

I'm 9 weeks pp and have a uterine infection. What changes should I be watching for that would require a call to dr? Pain is slightly worse and nauseous.

Please call your OB: You must ask this to your OB as your OB knows what is going on with you , what meds you are on and what is causing the infection, but if you are feeling worse that would be a reason to call as if you were my pt i would have you evaluated in the er since office most likely closed until tuesday as you may need IV meds instead of i assume the oral meds u are on now, so please call today. ...Read more

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If i had a uterine infection (not std), would I have symptoms? If so, what?

If i had a uterine infection (not std), would I have symptoms? If so, what?

Many symptoms: Perhaps the most common symptoms from a uterine infection would be pain, bleeding and abnormal discharge. However, some uterine infections can be asymptomatic. That is why it is critical for women to have routine obgyn examinations. ...Read more

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Home remedies for uterine infection?

Home remedies for uterine infection?

See your doctor: It is crucial to be evaluated and treated by a physician if you have a uterine infection. Untreated, a uterine infection can lead to scarring, infertility and more serious complications. ...Read more

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What happens when a uterine infection is left untreated?

What happens when a uterine infection is left untreated?

Uterine infection: A uterine infection which isnt treated can advance to the fallopian tubes and ovaries causing scarring and damage. Kidney involvement can also occur. ...Read more

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Can a uterine infection be serious you need hysterectomy?

Can a uterine infection be serious you need hysterectomy?

Rarely: Uterine infection is treated aggressively with antibiotics. This therapy is curative in an overwhelming majority of cases. However, some uterine infections are so severe that a hysterectomy is required. This occurs very rarely. ...Read more

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Dr. Qamar Khan
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Breastfeeding (Definition)

Breastfeeding is providing nutrition to an infant using breat milk either directly by infant latching and sucking on the nipple or by feeding via bottle with expressed breast milk (when baby has difficulty suckling). Breast milk is the best milk for any baby but ...Read more


Uterus (Definition)

The uterus is a muscular organ in a woman's pelvis where the the fertilized egg attaches ...Read more