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Gastric erosions : Cameron lesions are linear gastric ulcers or erosions on the mucosal folds at the diaphragmatic impression in patients with a large hiatal hernia. The lesions are associated with occult bleeding and development of chronic iron deficiency anaemia, but are often overlooked during routine endoscopy. ...Read more
It is normal for you:
The dark skin is genetically decided. It protects one from Direct sun rays. Especially if one is living in Tropical countries/area.
Skin cancer like Melanoma, Basal and Squamous Cell CA can happen because of low protection from Melanin Pigment. These Pig, nakes one dark. You are being protected for this as you live in Malaysia. ...Read more
So to speak: # days early on a cycle is not uncommon. Keep an eye on the cycle and if it starts to be consistently erratic-when it was always normal, then get a gyn dr. To examine you. Best wishes. ...Read more
Ortho bracket ?: Use dental wax if it is sticking you in the cheek -- you can get this at Pharmacy if you have none. Get in to the Orthodontist tomorrow and get it fixed. Do not try to bend anything. Good Luck. ...Read more
URI: You could pick up another upper respiratory illness if you are exposed to it. ...Read more
Normal: This bacterium is a normal component of yogurt, which contains bacterial cultures. It also lives normally in your GI tract. This is normal, healthy, and needed for good digestion. It will not hurt you. Good luck! ...Read more
What are your symptoms and what is the amylase level
do you drink alcohol in excess, do you have abdominal pain, nausea and vomiting.
You may have acute pancreatitis and if it is so you need to be treated asap
it may be from drinking too much alcohol or from gall bladder disease. ...Read more
Extracellular fluid: Potassium is what you are trying to replace. Most total body potassium is intracellular. Extracellular fluid (including blood volume) represents only 40% of the total body weight. Therefore, 0.4X body weight= extracellular fluid volume and should be used in calculating K+ replacement dosage. Using total body weight would cause over-replacement. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more
What result?: Most minor deviations from normal in tests are insignificant but you need to tell what test it was for anyone to know what the result means. ...Read more
You need to see Dr.:
Abnormal bleeding can be caused by 1)DISEASES OF THE REPRODUCTIVE TRACT: such as fibroids and ectopic pregnancy 2)NON-REPRODUCTIVE CAUSES: such as liver disease and hypothyroidism 3)LIFESTYLE CAUSES: such as emotional stress, severe illness, anorexia ** OFTEN HOWEVER THE CAUSE OF ABNORMAL BLEEDING REMAINS UNKNOWN and it is then called 4)DYSFUNCTIONAL UTERINE BLEEDING
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Thyroid: It is indicative of Hashimotos Throiditis consult your endocrinologist for further care good luck ...Read more
NITR : Nitr is an abbreviation for nitrogen.Get a more detailed answer ›
It came on overnight and it is fading fairly quickly. I am 53 years old so is this just an age sp?
? PLEASE REPHRASE: WHAT CAME ON OVERNIGHT?Get a more detailed answer ›
I came down with a cold about 2.5 weeks ago. I feel better than I did, it is still lingering. My col?
Cold: Make sure you eat well and get plenty of rest until the cold has completely resolved. You have to be sure you do not get run down anymore around the holidays. I do not know what col stands for. Good luck and feel better. ...Read more
He estado teniendo dolor abajo de las costillas por adentro cada vez que me cambio de posicion, que es?
Considera que es: Para obtener más respuestas, considere volver an enviar usando la función de traducción al inglés. For more responses, consider resubmitting using English translation feature. ...Read more
I bought a new blue lens. It came in a bottle package. I was wondering if I can use it like a lens case?
Yes: It can be used in this way but is more inconvenient and uses more fluid each time when you insert the lens. Perhaps you can think of another use for the bottle — storing tiny objects, for instance. ...Read more
What is the difference in todays diet soft drinks and the first ones that came out with all the warnings?
After a 3-year risk I did my first elise test came back negative is it possabile to be a false negative.
Doubtful: The test is very specific and can be coupled with a viral load. ...Read more
I was cutting my food with a knife and fork and I belive some fork meteal came off and I ate it will I be ok?
Yes: Small amounts of metal (so small you are not sure if you swallowed them or not) are not harmful. No worries. Hope this was helpful. Thanks for using Healthtap. Dr. R ...Read more