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Briefly Explain The Symptoms Of Proliferative Retinopathy If Bleeding Occurs
Vision clouding: Frequently stemming from diabetes, peripheral retinopathy involves new fragile blood vessels that can begin to grow in the retina and into the vitreous humor. (The gel-like fluid that fills the back of the eye). The new blood vessels are fragile and may leak blood into the vitreous humor, clouding vision. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Retinal traction that is involving the Macular., can this lead onto any problems. I have this only slightly & Macular edema & leakage from a HRVO.
Unclear: I assume you mean either CRVO or BRVO. Central vein occlusion and branch retinal vein occlusion can lead to macular edema . Neither condition usually cause macular traction. Macular traction is usually a result of proliferation diabetic retinopathy of macular pucker from an epiretinal membrane. Epiretinal membranes usually don't cause macular edema unless in the postop period after cataract surger ...Read more
What diffuse disease of the ethmoid cells is agin noted without change probably related to the polyposis means?
Chronic sinusitis: I assume this refers to the radiologist's interpretation of a ct scan of the sinuses. The ethmoid sinuses are located between the eyes and diffuse disease refers to thickening of tissue within the entire sinus. The thickened tissue generally represents chronic sinus infection although polyps can also cause this. The radiologist sees masses in the nose that look like polyps. ...Read more
What happens to the plasma membrane of the red blood cells of humans with liver disease to cause the formation of acanthocytes? Thank you.
Change in lipids: The liver is responsible for general metabolism in the body, and the plasma membrane has a complex collection of lipids that are responsible for its "fluidity" and shape. It is believed that the apolipoproteins are abnormal in liver disease and cause fragility of the rbc membrane causing fragmentation and formation of acanthocytes. See also: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/acanthocyte. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Bleeding after birth: I am assuming that you are interested in what to do with the bleeding that continues after you go home...How much is too much...How long is too long. I refer you to the site of an obgyn group that really has one of the best explanations I have seen. It should answer your questions- http://tinyurl.Com/dxogp9n. ...Read more
At the age of 12 what is the most likely symptom of a brain tumor? If visual changes occur could an optician mistake them for other problems? Thanks
You may see a veil: of red, pink or floaters that block your vision. Also, if you have a family history of hypertension or diabetes, then you must see an eye doctor and have baseline evaluation of your retina to make sure you don't have microscopic bleeds occurring. It will not be painful, unless it's blocking the aqueous humor draining, in which your intraocular pressure could be high. ...Read more
Uterine tenderness: Uterine tenderness is one of the most common symptoms. Obs use the term "tenderness" or "tender" to refer to discomfort or pain in the uterus, typically when pushing gently on the uterus. There can also be signs like a foul-smelling vaginal discharge, fever, etc. In cases of postpartum endometritis. ...Read more
With minor hyperinsulinism and related hypoglycemia, how long does the onset of type 2 diabetes normally occur?
What are the warning signs of uterine cancer? What are the causes, warning signs, and effects of uterine cancer? Who usually suffers from it?
Vaginal Bleeding: Unusual vaginal bleeding, spotting, or discharge difficulty or pain when urinating pain during sexual intercourse pain in the pelvic area are some of the more common symptoms. Risk factors: older women obesity family history of uterine/colon cancer learn more on : http://www.Cancer.Net/cancer-types/uterine-cancer. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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If blunting of catosphrenic angle does not sggest tb, then what shud be the cause of the finding?
Hi BP/brain bleed: This is a medical emergency Please call 911 and go to ER ASAP. Usually associated with loss of consciousness, cranial nerve abnormalities may have seizures ,abnormal breathing, Rarely will try open evacuation at times will put in drain to relieve brain pressure . Go to ER NOW ...Read more
Hemoglobin: Hemoglobin has four ligands to carry o2, i believe usually 2 used.You give o2, has dissolubility, and membrane transport to enter the cells to the hemoglobin, bind and in tissues where there is acid and low o2 tension and other factors are released to those tissues for energy processing. You give more o2 and the o2 in the plasma increases but not in the saturation of the hemoglobin due to above. ...Read more
When you have scotoma develop in one eye only and the patient has a pituitary adenoma, takes plaquenil, (hydroxychloroquine) and has ischemic microvascular disease, can you tell which one most likely caused the scotoma?
Depends on VF defect: Plaquinil and ischmic optic nerve disease may produce similar visual field defects, however, examination should be able to differentiate the two. Pituitary field defects are quite different. A differentiation should be able to be ascertained. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
If myopia increases, there is loss of visual acuity or blurriness. What symptoms occur when myopia decreases? Are they the same?
What are the lipid tests that can be ordered in case of prolonged diabetes with developing of ischmic heart disease ?
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