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Can You Get Vitamin B12 Anemia If You Had Your Gallbladder Removed
Parathyroid tumor - if you had one removed, will you have to take meds like if you removed your thyroid?
The gallbladder is a sac-like structure located under the right lobe of the liver. It is attached to the common bile duct via the cystic duct. The gallbladder can store bile when the bile is not needed, and can squeeze bile into the bile duct and intestine for digestion when a person eats larger ...Read more
Can you tell me if you get your kidney removed do you also get the acompaniing adrenal gland removed?
Sometimes: It depends on the reason the kidney was removed. If for a large kidney cancer, especially in the upper 1/2 of the kidney the adrenal is often removed with the specimen. For other conditions (especially benign ones) the adrenal is not usually removed. If removed, the opposite adrenal will be sufficient for the needed metabolic activities, if it is normal. ...Read more
Absolutely: Just make sure your replacement dosing is adequate ...Read more
Can tea be bad for you if you have a B12 deficiency or penicious anemia? Or not help your blood count?
If symptomatic. : The gallbladder is a gallstone "factory": if we just get rid of the stones and leave the gallbladder, new stones will form. Thankfully, most people have no change in their digestive function w/o the gallbladder. Btw-if you have stones found incidentally but have no symptoms, we do not recommend treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I BELIEVE THERE: Would be no restrictions.Get a more detailed answer ›
Usually: Having some form of anemia doesn't necessarily exclude you from having plastic surgery. As with any surgery, you want to be sure that you are medically optimized to undergo the stress of surgery. You also want to be sure that the benefits of surgery outweigh the risks. To determine this, you should have a conversation with your medical doctor and your board certified plastic surgeon. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
If you want 2 get checked clinically from a dr or specialist if you think your having trouble w/ fertility what are the first testing/procedures done?
3 basics: Fertility requires an egg, sperm, and an open passage in which they meet. Therefore, an ovulation predictor kit is helpful to show passage of an egg and to better time intercourse, a good spermanalysis, and a bysterosalpingogram to verify open tubes and a normal uterus. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Past experience: "cancer-free" is a poor choice of words when you are still receiving therapy. We never know when the last cancer cell is gone. A better term would be "no evidence of cancer". With many cancers, we know from experience that without radiation the risk of cancer returning is higher, even when there is no evidence of cancer after chemo. Hence the recommendation for radiation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hardly any: You may have no symptoms leading up to the diagnosis of diabetes. Unfortunately when you get the diagnosis of diabetes, the typical symptoms are frequent urination, thirstiness, blurry vision, and fatigue; sometimes with weight loss. That's why it is so scary. You have to live a healthy lifestyle with exercise and prudent diet to avoid even the possibility of getting it, if possible. ...Read more
I would NOT: I do not have enough info to comment on you, but i would not have mine removed. ...Read more
Would you be able to see a change if your tongue was swollen i'm always scared mine will swell I have thyroid problems GERD and vitamin defficiancy?
Tongue swelling: Not a consequence of problems you stated. Get professional help. See endocrinologist for medication to control thyroid function. See gastroenterologist for rx to control gerd. See your gp or a nutritionist if lab tests show that you truly have a vitamin deficiency. Multiple problems requiring multiple solutions...Get help from the pros...You can't do this by yourself. ...Read more
Yes, If you can...: Find a surgeon who'll do it. Most surgeons i know do not like to remove tonsils on adult males unless there is a clear indication because the risks of bleeding are higher. I would start you on Peridex (chlorhexidine gluconate) oral rinse for at least a couple of months before entertaining the possibility. ...Read more
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