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How to treat bullous pemphigoid from bacteria?

How to treat bullous pemphigoid from bacteria?

Bullous pemphigoid: This is an acute or chronic autoimmune skin disease, in which there is formation of blisters, known as bullae, at the space between the skin layers epidermis and dermis. It is classified as a type ii hypersensitivity reaction. It is not caused by bacteria, but there is always the possibility of secondary bacterial infection. ...Read more

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Are there usually many symptoms when you have bullous pemphigoid?

Are there usually many symptoms when you have bullous pemphigoid?

Bullous skin lesions: Please consult this site for information on this topic:
http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/bullous-pemphigoid/home/ovc-20157298 ...Read more

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Who discovered bullous pemphigoid?

Who discovered bullous pemphigoid?

Bullous pemphigoid: Walter Lever described it in 1965. See: http://www. Nature. Com/milestones/skinbio3/full/skinbio20082a.html ...Read more

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Prednisone60mg/5days, & Promethazine25mg for Bullous Pemphigoid. Med has caused rash popping up all over, even hands/feet. How to treat? (see pics).

Prednisone60mg/5days, & Promethazine25mg for Bullous Pemphigoid. Med has caused rash popping up all over, even hands/feet. How to treat? (see pics).

See a dermatologist: Promethazine (phenergan) is of no use for bullous pemphigoid and will do nothing except sedate you. "Rash popping up all over" is too vague a description for any opinion. BP is very serious. How was the diagnosis established? Have you been exposed to other meds? You need immediate attention not available on line. Be sure the DR understands it is URGENT when you call. ...Read more

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I have SLE, & Bullous Pemphigoid (blisters). What would be good to raise low platelets? (Med &/or foods, vitamins)?

I have SLE, & Bullous Pemphigoid (blisters). What would be good to raise low platelets? (Med &/or foods, vitamins)?

Low Plt: Your medication list doesn't have the common medications that cause low Plts. SLE is a common cause. Therapy for low plts is determining cause and treating the same. Would talk to your Rheumatologist and determine how low are the numbers and not all low numbers needs therapy. A blood specialist can look at your blood smear slide and offer a great input. But remember not all number need therapy. ...Read more

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What is bullous pemphigoid and what is the treatment? Is this life threatening?

What is bullous pemphigoid and what is the treatment? Is this life threatening?

Autoimmune disorde: BP is likely an autoimmune disorder and can be dangerous depending on the type you have. You need to seek attention from a rheumatologist and appropriate surgeon if diagnosis hasn't been made for biopsy. Many people need to take medications for this ...Read more

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What is the treatment for bullous pemphigoid?

What is the treatment for bullous pemphigoid?

Complicated: When bullous pemphigoid involves the eye structures, systemic immune drugs are given. Locally, eye structures may need placental tissue or similar graft material to replace scarred eye tissue. This can be very severe! ...Read more

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Can azoospermia be cured by natural treatment or food?

Can azoospermia be cured by natural treatment or food?

No: There is no proof that any food or natural treatment or even medicine can increase sperm production and pregnancy in partners of azospermic men. The most effective treatment is surgical sperm harvest and using these sperm for ivf with icsi. Sometimes though sperm are not found in the testes or its ducts. Some genetic factors that lead to azospermia should be investigated first. ...Read more

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What's a natural treatment to get rid of dandruff?

What's a natural treatment to get rid of dandruff?

Tea tree shampoo: Can be very helpful with dandruff. It will help over time. ...Read more

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What causes dry skin? What is the natural treatment for it?

What causes dry skin? What is the natural treatment for it?

Dry skin is usually: Related to lack of a protein in the surface of your skin. Natural treatments are simple like using gentle skin cleansers, body oils and lubricants to seal in moisture, taking supplements like Vitamin B and E. I like adding petrolatem to my bathtub or when the skin is still wet. I also find urea or lactic acid based products work well ...Read more

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Natural treatment for bph?

Natural treatment for bph?

No proven benefit: There is not proven benefit of saw palmetto or other "natural supplements" in the management of bph. Some men seem to repsond, but the mechanism is unknown. In 2006, the step trial showed no benefit of saw palmetto over placebo. Research has also shown that the amounts of all components in nutirtional supplements vary from 100% less to 150 more than what is listed on the label. ...Read more

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Any natural treatment for hyperopia?

Any natural treatment for hyperopia?

No: The prescription need to correct your vision is a function of the physical characteristics of your eye including it's length and the curvature of the cornea. The only things which can correct your vision are glasses, contacts or possibly laser vision correction. ...Read more

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Is there a natural treatment for gynecomastia?

Is there a natural treatment for gynecomastia?

No: There is no natural treatment other than avoiding drugs of abuse or certain medications. Discuss your prescriptions with your doctor. ...Read more

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What's the most natural treatment for anxiety disorders?

What's the most natural treatment for anxiety disorders?

Anxiety: The most natural treatment is exercise. Free, and extremely effective. Just 20 minutes of brisk walking a day will do it. Meditation or just taking time out for sitting in silence, 10-20 minutes a day, will also help a lot. Many people find certain teas and warmed milk helpful. ...Read more

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Is there natural treatment for cytomegalovirus and how to use it.?

Is there natural treatment for cytomegalovirus and how to use it.?

No known: Effective natural treatment. CMV infection is mostly innocuous and does not require treatment. It may be treated in immune deficient individuals if it causes disease. See this site for more info. Http://www. Aidsinfonet. Org/fact_sheets/view/504? lang=eng. ...Read more

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I have very sagging breasts. Are there any natural treatment to make it stiff?

I have very sagging breasts. Are there any natural treatment to make it stiff?

No: There are no non surgical methods to improve ptotic breast. Mastopexy is very effective. You might consider consultation with a board certified plastic surgeon. ...Read more

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What to do if I can't control my pimple and acnee is there is any natural treatment for this?

What to do if I can't control my pimple and acnee is there is any natural treatment for this?

Acne: There are many medications available for acne treatment. There should be a regimen that would work for you. Please go your doctor or a dermatologist. ...Read more

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I have been feeling bored and depressed a lot recently. Should I start taking meds for that or is there a natural treatment?

I have been feeling bored and depressed a lot recently. Should I start taking meds for that or is there a natural treatment?

Need to know more: What about appetite, sleep, energy level etc? Are you losing/gaining weight or losing inetrest in doing things and more isolated lately?

Feel like crying for no reason or on little things? ...Read more

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I have been told I have eczema but I have tried all kinds of creams and ointments even shots, is there any type of natural treatment I can try inst?

I have been told I have eczema but I have tried all kinds of creams and ointments even shots, is there any type of natural treatment I can try inst?

ECZEMA: Eczema care begins in infancy. Babies develop eczema from food allergy. So it is introduce one by one to know the allergen. As the child grow up, there are environmental triggers that cause eczema. The moisturizers help the skin before applying steroid cream.Oatmeal baths are helpful. Allergy specialist can advise, do intradermal tests and shots to help pinpoint triggers. ...Read more

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What is the best natural treatment for chronic anal fissures?

What is the best natural treatment for chronic anal fissures?

Soft stools: This will work about 20% of the time.
Lateral sphinctermyotomy is curative. Spare the knife and spoil the rectum ...Read more

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Can you tell me natural treatment for arteriosclorosis?

Can you tell me natural treatment for arteriosclorosis?

Rx atherosclerosis: Good to Google and look up the rice-fruit diet. Best studied one or look at and follow the Ornish diet. ...Read more

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ED male natural treatment Erectil disfunction advice and natural treatment?

ED male natural treatment Erectil disfunction advice and natural treatment?

Etiology: First of all how old are you? You need to find the cause of the Ed before you start taking supplements etc. Now do you have any other medical issues like diabetes? Again a full exam is needed first to help you ...Read more

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Best natural treatment for xenophobia?

Best natural treatment for xenophobia?

Travel: The best natural treatment for xenophobia is to travel to different places. There will be an appreciation of other cultures, customs, languages, etc. We should be thankful to live in the U.S. For many reasons including our freedom and democracy, but there are always new things to learn about other people that can help raise our tolerance and understanding of others. ...Read more

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What is a natural treatment for uveitis?

What is a natural treatment for uveitis?

None: Untreated uveitis can cause serious, sometimes vision threatening complications. There are no known "natural" treatments for this condition. Do not risk you eyesight because of an ideological comittment to unconventional treatments. ...Read more

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What's the most natural treatment for hyperparathyroidism?

What's the most natural treatment for hyperparathyroidism?

Depends on type: In the case of secondary hyperparathyroidism seen in the setting of significant renal insufficiency/chronic kidney disease the first step is to limit phosphorus intake in the diet. Dairy products and food high in protein can be sources of phosphorus. A dietician can review in details those foods that should be moderated. ...Read more

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What's the best natural treatment for asthma?

What's the best natural treatment for asthma?

Not proven: For stress induced asthma.You can try deep abdominal breathing, relaxation, guided imagery, biofeedback. In the meantime talk to your doctor about pharmacotherapy. Asthma can cause substantial long term damage if not controlled. Don't forget that asthma can and will kill, if given the chance. ...Read more

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What's the most natural treatment for pneumothorax?

What's the most natural treatment for pneumothorax?

What's natural?: Time works if you are lucky. If not, you can die of a tension pneumothorax pretty quickly. Surgery is really the only definitive treatment for this but if the ptx is small and you are closely followed you might be able to avoid surgery. Hopefully you are seeing someone qualified. ...Read more