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Daughter had strabismus surgery 2mo bk &still HS double vision.When'll it go away? Doc says she HS 8 prism inward squint in 1 eye fm 40 outward before
Can i keep bahama cruise reserv 1mo post-op after laparoscopic assisted low anterior resection of rectal cancer? Surgeon says no, gi/oncologist yes.
Radiologist? Abdo MRI (see profile) tues. Hospital page says no food/ drink 6 hrs pre. Scheduler insists w/this procedure food okay. I called back & got another scheduler who read chart & agreed.
Dr didn't put a catgry on my brst utz noticed grew 8 mos fr Rbrst 2.18x1.04 to 2.21x1.20&Lbrst 0.86x0.45to0.811x0.500? 6mos go back. Scared! anxious.
Get checked: If you are checking the fontanelle while your baby is laying down, then it may appear bulging due to gravity, so sit the baby up and check it. If it is still bulging or if the baby has a fever or is lethargic or inconsolable and very cranky then get your baby checked immediately. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Love our g.i.but looking for new ideas. 22mo gtube fed boy losing weight. 12.2 on aug7, 10.6 today. 1000cal/day. GTube4aspirtion. Help?
Weight loss: in an infant or toddler is worrisome. Are there other symptoms/explanations? Different scale? W/WO clothes or wet diaper? Diarrhea or other illness in the last few weeks? Is child able to take oral foods as well? 1000 calories sounds like a somewhat low calorie intake for 12.2 kg child, so supplementing with oral food or a higher calorie feeding would be first before looking for other causes ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
6yold w/ soft small nodes neck, us=reactive.After sinus infec in oct new one showed up.Now w/strep throat, other 2 appeared.All 1.2cm or less. Normal?
Lymph nodes: Lymph node service the garbage collector for any type of infection. Any infection causes them to enlarge and process the foreign invader. Normal lymph nodes in the neck can be up to 1.5 cm. Ultrasound is a good test to determine the make up of the lymph nodes but sometimes requires fine needle or open biopsy to fully determine cause of the swelling. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Wife small bowl carcinoma 4 spts in mesentery my? she has hydronephrosis docs here overbook we wait 2mnths off&on bck pain fly toER orwait im frm HI
3 mo old w/ 1x2.5cm Anterior font and ridge in forehead, round head. Neonatologist carefully examined, measure, said not 2 worry. Is it normal?
Yes, but: Anytime a parent has concerns about head size/shape, it deserves close monitoring because things change very rapidly at this age. The exam and measurements should occur monthly until all sutures have closed on the skull, usually 9-12 months of age. The ridge is likely the normal closure of the skull bones occurring, but needs to be monitored so it does not happen too soon. ...Read more
Sir/Madam,mom's medical rpt
Uterus: enlarge size(10.68*6.04*3.77)cm
fibroid(3.34*4.16)cm found near posterior surface of uterus. Hw dngerus n trtmnt?
Dear sir.my baby hav small inlet ventricular septal defect cardio dr says it was had in 3mm lt-rt shunt restricted so we hav wait 3month.plz explain?
VSD: Unless VSDs are symptomatic (low weight gain, fatigue,congestive heart failure), it is accepted practice to watch the VSD and follow with ultrasound to see if they close on their own. Keep a close eye on the baby and I am sure your pediatrician will as well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
24m large submntal, submdbular and postr crv lmph node also under both armpit.all blood test normal.healthy..touching it more than 20 tme day.all <1cm?
See your doctor: Your anxiety is high and you need to know what the proper diagnosis is. Your doctor can do a physical exam and arrange a biopsy or start you on antibiotics or antivirals if needed according to your labs. See your doctor and resolve this. Hope you feel better soon. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Male, 62, left neck occip node lump, 6 wks, 1.9 cm, fna done. then i palpt & many 7-8 mm rt side nodes incl supraclav- yipe. Trying to prep 4 dr monda?
30% nerve damage in rt. Eye. Field test says "normal" with md -3.12 psd 1.80 readings two eye drs say glaucoma caught early. Do you agree?
Hi am 35w preg.my baby has renal pelvic dilation of 7mm in both side.it stays 7mm till 32w scan.not increased.next scan at 36w.treatmnt aftr birth?
Needs Follow up: It is not uncommon to find dilated renal pelvis on ultrasound. This does not necessarily indicate a problem, but serial measurement and follow up is imperative to a diagnosis. We do see regression in many cases. So do not worry, but definitely follow up. ...Read more
Dr's ultrasound at office told me i had complete placenta previa. 3 others done at hospital said only anterior placenta.Is dr's ultrasound tech wrong?
mild glaucoma, rt.eye w/full visual field 10 mos. ago. DMV tested peripheral 50 degrees left, 70 deg right. My doctor thinks test wrong. I hope so.
Go to your eye docto: Have your eye doctor check Intraocular pressures and test your peripheral visual fields! ...Read more
Dad: stge4 chf, enlrgd lvr, bloatd belly&ft, abnrml kdny fnctn.73 y/o w/bi-vntricr pcmkr.He wn't let me tlk w/dr. How much time I do I hve lft w/him?
Search internet: Physicians really can't hide from the public. Most state boards of medicine make our information available (online) to the general public. Many online sites collect information on us & republish for you to compare & access. This site (as do most) also gives you access to our practice information including both address & phone. ...Read more