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Do urethral caruncles just appear or grow gradually? Whatever I had literally appeared in 24 hours and is nearly 1cm long!

Do urethral caruncles just appear or grow gradually? Whatever I had literally appeared in 24 hours and is nearly 1cm long!

Not usually: There may be a gradual growth, although the typical course is stability in size oince recognized.
A one centimeter growth in one day is unusual. Perhaps this is something other than a caruncle.
Seeing a doctor might be helpful. What happened since that first day? ...Read more

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There are pathologies of sublingual caruncles? Their shape is very different among persons

There are pathologies of sublingual caruncles? Their shape is very different among persons

Caruncles: These are the opening of the ducts of the salivary glands and they can vary a lot in their shape. They can get inflamed and infected and sometimes little stones get stuck at their openings. ...Read more

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Is carmicide drops can be used for 3 months baby dialy. Is there any harm using these drops.

Is carmicide drops can be used for 3 months baby dialy. Is there any harm using these drops.

No harm. Don't use: Carmicide is made from cardamom, a part if natural cinnamon. Not because of the drug, but beachside this is a three month-old child, you really should not give infants this young any drug unless there is a therapeutic reason that effectively treats a medical condition. Is this a harmful treatment? Not seriously harmful, but would likely cause some GI distress and emesis ...Read more

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Hello, is it possible to have cervicle fusion without the use of metal plates and screws. I heard they are only there to secure the fusion.?

Hello, is it possible to have cervicle fusion without the use of metal plates and screws. I heard they are only there to secure the fusion.?

RARELY: One level cervical can be performed successfully, they are rarely performed. Anterior extrusion of the bone graft may occur interfering with swallowing. The use of hardware is designed to provide a stable environment to assist in maturation of the fusion, this is especially important in patient who smoke. ...Read more

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Symptoms of cervicle cancer?

Symptoms of cervicle cancer?

It can be: Without symptoms, therefore the reason forpap smears on a regular basis, but in your 40's post coital bleeding, dysfunctional uterine bleeding, may be a cause to take a look even if the pap was normal last year. Cervix cancer is highly curable, but less morbid the earlier that it is found. ...Read more

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What does it mean to have a urethral caruncle?

What does it mean to have a urethral caruncle?

Polyp of urethra: Caruncle is benign, red polyp of female urethra often seen in women after menopause. ...Read more

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How long does it take to cure a urethral caruncle?

How long does it take to cure a urethral caruncle?

CARUNCLE: The trick is to get them to become assymptomatic. Many times they are found by a doctor and not mentioned as they are very common in post menopausal women. It should feel better w/in a few days to a week of treatment. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your cervicle mucus is thick and white?

What does it mean when your cervicle mucus is thick and white?

Outside ovulation: A thick and white cervical mucous means that a woman is outside of the 24 hour window of ovulation. This type of mucous is not penetrable by sperm and does not contain the chemicals the sperm needs to be exposed to in order to render it capable of fertilizing an egg. ...Read more

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Is facial numbness a symptom of c6-7 cervicle herniation?

Is facial numbness a symptom of c6-7 cervicle herniation?

No: Nerve supply to the facial muscles are from 7 th cranial nerve, coming from side of the brain stem on either side, and the sensory supply is from 5th cranial nerve called trigeminal nerve which devides into 3 branches called opthalmic, maxillary and mandibular. The cervical roots form peripheral nerves called spinal nerve roots and the disc herniation at c6, C7 won't cause numbness face most times. ...Read more

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What is the difference between urethral diverticulum vs urethral caruncle? And how are they determined?

What is the difference between urethral diverticulum vs urethral caruncle? And how are they determined?

Caruncle: Urethral Carmichael is a common condition in the postmenopausal female. Urethral diverticulum is a fairly uncommon condition which is not related to hormones ...Read more

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What does it mean when pap comes back as a typical glandular cells and dr. Saw visible cervicle leison during pap?

What does it mean when pap comes back as a typical glandular cells and dr. Saw visible cervicle leison during pap?

What did your doc sa: Say your doc should have expalaned all of this to u already, atypical glandular cells are very worrisome as this can be associated with cervical or endometrial cancer or some times it is no, but I am sure your doc already told you that he or she has to do a colposcopy with an ecc and an endometrial biopsy to see exactly what you have so I am sure you are already scheduled for those tests. ...Read more

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What are the treatments for cervicle cancer?

What are the treatments for cervicle cancer?

Prevention: Treatment is too long to discuss here and depends on extent of the cancer. Usually, surgery is part of the plan. But you should know that cervical cancer is preventable with a vaccine. ...Read more

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What is treatment for women urethral caruncle?

What is treatment for women urethral caruncle?

Multiple treatments.: Urethral caruncles are benign outgrowths of tissue at the urethral opening, occurring primarily in postmenopausal women. If there are no symptoms, & it appears benign, no treatment is necessary. For symptoms such as bleeding & pain, topical estrogen cream for 2-3 months, warm sitz-baths & anti-inflammatory drugs can be used. If large and painful, surgical excision can be performed. ...Read more

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Should cervicle mucus still be visible after ovulation?

Should cervicle mucus still be visible after ovulation?

Wives tales: Vaginal or cervical mucous or discharge is not in any way a reliable marker of any part of the menstrual cycle. I believe you have been sold old wives tales. ...Read more

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My finger nail curticles are dry flaky n sometimes looked burnt?

My finger nail curticles are dry flaky n sometimes looked burnt?

Lubricating cream: Use vaseline or Aquaphor, especially after in water or food. Creams with ceramides are also useful. Use frequently. ...Read more

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Is facial para thesis related to cervicle disk herniation with cord compression?

Is facial para thesis related to cervicle disk herniation with cord compression?

Facial Numbness: Causes of numbness in the face

the facial nerve, which is cranial nerve vii, controls facial expression with 7 thousand individual nerve fibers to the facial muscles. Many disorders, conditions and diseases can interrupt the function of the nerve fibers and cause numbness. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if throughout a recent urology exam the md said I have a caruncle. Does anyone know what this is or what causes it?

Can you tell me if throughout a recent urology exam the md said I have a caruncle. Does anyone know what this is or what causes it?

Benign: A urethral caruncle is what we call a granulomatous (benign) lesion at the urethral meatus (opening). Most often in post menopausal women. It is bright red, soft and smooth. If the diagnosis is apparent, no treatment is needed. Estrogen crean and anti inflammatory cream may be used. If it is bothersome it can be removed or cauterized. It is not a serious condition. ...Read more

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I was prescribed an estrogen gel for my urethral caruncle that I cannot afford. Is there something natural/organic I can use to heal it?

I was prescribed an estrogen gel for my urethral caruncle that I cannot afford. Is there something natural/organic I can use to heal it?

Urethral caruncle: Alternative treatment to estrogen cream is to use a topical anti-inflammatory such as Voltaren (diclofenac) Gel. ...Read more

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How to treat lacrimal caruncle infection?

How to treat lacrimal caruncle infection?

Lacrimal caruncle: Infections related to these are usually managed with topical antibiotics, the preparations of which often have a steroid added. If these do not respond rapidly it would be a good idea to see an ophthalmologist (not an optometrist). ...Read more

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What does a urethral caruncle look like. My urethra is very red and is quite swollen.

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What does a urethral caruncle look like. My urethra is very red and is quite swollen.

Here are some. ..: What really causes urethral caruncle is still unclear, but we do know it results from mucosal laxing & protrusion of the posterior distal urethra in the elderly female resulting in a "mass" like a little cheery attaching to posterior aspect of urethral meatus. Its size widely varies and will slowly increase over time. Clinically, it's painless most of the times, but it may irritates and bleeds. ...Read more

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Doctor when when ihave some injury like when am played and have any injury MS head eating cricle and sometime starting vomting?

Doctor when when ihave some injury like when am played and have any injury MS head eating cricle and sometime starting vomting?

Volume n vertigo: You may be dehydrated. However you should be evaluated for other causes of vertigo as well. See your doctor as soon as possible and refrain from heavy physical activity in the meantime. Remember there is no substitute for drinking water! If you are not overweight you should be drinking half your body weight in ounces daily, in addition to other fluids that you may drink. ...Read more

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I don't know if it's always been this way, but my left lacrimal caruncle looks bigger & redder than my right. Optometrist next week. Malignancy?

I don't know if it's always been this way, but my left lacrimal caruncle looks bigger & redder than my right. Optometrist next week. Malignancy?

Doubtful!: While cancer can occur anywhere, it is still relatively rare, especially there. You are doing the best thing by getting it checked though, to be sure. Avoid scents and aerosols and use only hypoallergenic skin care products as irritation from scents and aerosols can cause irritation to the eyes, as well as to the linings of the respiratory tract (ears, nose, throat and lungs) and to the skin. ...Read more

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Had swollen posterior cervicle lymphnode gone now. Family and two doctors says neck is fine I feel a pinhead size ball when I push in. Extremely scare?

Not at all: Everyone gets lymph nodes from time to time. It means your body is doing its job protecting you from little infections or inflammations. Don't push on it, it needs to rest after doing the work. Relax, enjoy summer! ...Read more

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