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L/S Endocarditis: Libman-Sacks endocarditis (a process affecting the inner lining of the heart) is a nonbacterial (so non-infectious) thrombotic (clot forming) endocarditis. It is the most characteristic cardiac manifestation of the autoimmune disease (systemic lupus erythematosus - SLE). The condition most commonly involves the mitral and aortic valves but can effect all the valve of the heart. ...Read more
Why does it feel like I have a bag of worms in my sack that feels like its connected to my testicle?
Yeast Infection: Your symptoms are typical of a fungal/yeast infection of the scrotal skin. This can be easily treated with lotrimin over the counter, keeping area clean and ventilated as much as possible, avoiding tight underwear/pants, and also avoiding scratching the area. Showering with cold water will help cool the itching or you may use Cortaid cream to help with the itchiness and redness. ...Read more
What did your OB say: Means one is alive and 1 is not usually you will resorb the non viable one but am sure your doc will do a followup us and your doc should have already explained this to you, please make sure you maintain an open line of communication with your OB the entire pregnancy. ...Read more
In a few months red dots have appeared in different places on body. They are a centimeter or smaller, look like blood sacks, no irritation. What is th?
Red skin dots: Cannot say without being able to see them. Go see your doctor! ...Read more
How are causes and onsets of symptoms of huntington's disease different from those of pku and tay sacks disease?
Too broad a question: There are all inherited disorders with the common issue of neurologic impairment, hd in adults, pku and ts in children. The neurologic damage in pku can be prevented with diet, but there is no treatment for hd and ts. Tests are available to detect carrier status in all of these. ...Read more
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I have poor lymph drainage on my lower half, despite a healthy active lifestyle i can't shift the "sacks" on either side of my hips/thighs. Any tips?
Check out these: Links. Hopefully they would of invaluable assistance! (i'm not sure if i understood your question right). http://www.m.webmd.com/women/features/weight-loss-tips. http://www.livestrong.com/article/430921-lose-hip-fat-women/ http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/lymphedema/ds00609. ...Read more
My husband suffered athletes foot 4 how many yrs then his feet sweaty when he use sacks for his work what is good medicine for his hope u can help me?
A 1yr old that has puss filled sacks right under skin below head of penis on bottom side. Notice when i bathed him help please i'm so scared?
Needs evaluation: This may reflect an infection (such as balanitis), which may sometimes develop as a result of hygiene issues, because this is a difficult area to keep clean. In any event, this problem should be evaluated by a pediatrician as abscesses (collections of pus) typically require antibiotics and may require incision and drainage to prevent progression and to encourage proper healing. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer