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Causes Of Follicular Mucinosis
Difficult: There is no one successful treatment for papular mucinosis. It may respond to Methotrexate or dapsone. It is a process of trying different medications that have worked in the medical literature and waiting for a response. The cause is unknown and it is avery in common condition. Localized radiation has been tried in the past with some success. ...Read more
I would like to know more regarding my diagnosis of reticular erythmatosis mucinosis (rem disease). I have been told its a rare skin disease.?
It is rare: Reticular erythematous mucinosis (rem) syndrome is a rare skin disease that predominantly affects the chest area of middle-aged women. The cause is unknown. However, exposure to sunlight may contribute to the condition. Treatment includes: little exposure to sun, antimalarial tablets, topical and/or oral corticosteroids, or even pulsed dye. I hope this helped :]. ...Read more
What is the cause of long follicular phase (26 days) but normal luteal? What problems could it cause or hide? Solution?
What are your goals?: The follicular phase varies from person to person. The luteal phase is consistently about 14 days. Instead of thinking about these phases determine your goals. If your goal is cycle regulation then birth control methods can help. If your goal is pregnancy then a home ovulation kit would help. You would expect to ovulate 14 days before your next anticipated period. ...Read more
I have CVID with reactive follicular hyperplasia cause HUGE LYMPHNODES that disfigure me. How can I reduce their size? (Tried everything natural)
IVIG: It would be prudent to consult an immunologist and discuss use of intravenous immunoglobulins. ...Read more
Long follicullar phase but normal 14 day luteal phase. Is this ok? What causes long follicular phase what can I do? Always ovulate around cd 25
Keep body weigh down: Although premature death of the dominant follicle followed by replacement or follicular suppression are possible causes, the most common reason for long follicular phases in women is prolongation of the time from recruitment to emergence of the dominant follicle. This is most commonly seen in PCOS. You are ovulating and menstruating, so that is good. There is not much for you to do. ...Read more
Often unexplained: Most young adults have at least one palpable lymph node in the neck, and if it's sampled, it usually shows follicular hyperplasia. We usually don't find the cause and assume it was just a though node fighting germs. If a cause is found, it's often hiv, rheumatoid arthritis, syphilis, toxoplasmosis, or common variable immunodeficiency. ...Read more
My grand, Bella was 7 in Jan. For over 6months, she has had multiple lymph node swelling in neck, path showed follicular hyperplasia, what is cause?
Lymph node swelling: Lymph nodes are where the immune cells of the body process all the stimuli from various infectious and other foreign stimuli in our environment. In children these are very active areas as so many things are "new" to them. It is natural for these to swell and then subside. Only persistent enlargement is a cause for concern due to infection that isn't cleared, or neoplasia. ...Read more
How long will it take for my hair to grow back after follicular is caused a part of my hair to become super thin? I just started taking antibiotics!
What causes a follicular phase E2 level in the ovulation phase, or even luteal phase? Proges is also low for the phase. How to treat please? Not on BC
The ovary: Simplistically: Estrogen (E2) is produced during the follicular phase from the ovary in response to another hormone called FSH (follicle stimulating hormone).At mid cycle, ovulation occurs (now in the luteal phase)and progesterone starts to rise, and typically peaks midluteal phase. If you don't get pregnant, the E2 and Prog. Levels fall, and you start your period. Then the whole cycle begins again! ...Read more
Tvu-"ovaries normal with scattered follicular cysts. Trace pelvic free fluid is seen. Impression: unremarkable study episode of cystitis at time. Cause of fluid? Day 23 in cycle. Cause for worry?
I have enlarged lymph nodes due to follicular lphoma, what are thoughts on massage? Will it cause any problems?
Likely not: There should be no issue, but would suggest you ask your oncologist first. ...Read more
Immediately after my period ends, I spot for about a week. This happens every cycle. What would cause this follicular phase spotting?
A few things: Endometrial polyps, cervical polyps, submucosal fibroids, infections and hormonal fluctuations are a few of the many possible causes. An obgyn evaluation will be needed to narrow down the causes ...Read more
Scan shows the left ovary has a 3cm echogenic cyst, probably a haemorrhagic follicular cyst. Will this cause infertility issues? Thank you.
Follicular hyperplasia with active germinal centre and sinus histiocytosis. Level 2 cervical lymph node 2.1 x 0.9 x 0.5cm. What are the causes?
Nothing of concern: This is a benign biopsy of your lymph node. The reported changes are of no consequence. Although it is not possible to be certain about what caused these changes, infection/s in the throat (which are very common in healthy adults) is the most likely cause. ...Read more
I have follicular cyst and today after intercourse I had pelvic pain that disappeared after 10minutes, but during intercourse had no pain, what's cause?
Could be: It could be that the cyst ruptured (you ovulated). ...Read more
I never exercise. Could it be the cAuse of having long cycles maybe slow follicular growth bcoz of lack of exercise. I eat healthy, normal hormones
1.8cm follicular cyst, enlarged right ovary, free fluid in pelvis and abnormal pap. Anything that is cause for concern?
Yes: See your Gyn for consultationGet a more detailed answer ›
What causes unusal red watery periods besides preg and cysts? I have a 2.3 CM follicular cyst and hCG of 1 19 yrs old had regular periods for 4 yrs
Could be many things: Often, thin, watery periods are caused by poor blood quality or deficiencies in certain components of your blood. Watery periods can also be a sign of pregnancy, but you indicate your hcg is 1, which is negative. A cervical or vaginal infection can cause this, or it could be as simple as some hormone fluctuations which is definitely not uncommon. Stress and dietary changes could also be culprit. ...Read more
Can a follicular cyst in the right ovary cause bright red long and watery periods and 2 days of just spotting light red watery blood? Hcg is 1
Cause of large, pale lingual tonsils touching epiglottis with yellow sticky mucus? Have follicular non-hodgkin's lymphoma -what else can cause this?
Tonsils: I suspect you mean the "regular" tonsils which are also called the pharyngeal tonsils. The lingual tonsils are at the base of the tongue and you wouldn't be able to see these yourself. They are both part of the Waldeyer's ring in the oropharynx. Lymphoma & carcinoma can certainly affect this area. Chronic tonsillitis and Mono are other infectious causes of tonsillar enlargement ...Read more
Thyroid gland: Fine needle aspiration of thyroid gland nodule can be interpreted as neoplastic follicular cells seen. It means FNA material is adequate and follicular cells are atypical which can be seen in follicular neoplasm, such as; follicular adenoma, or follicular carcinoma. After this diagnosis, it's recommended that surgery to be performed for a definite diagnosis. ...Read more
Not necessarily: A follicular cyst could appear as a result of not ovulating but not necessarily. The exact of benign Ovarian cysts can not always be determined. Fortunately most resolve on their own without treatment ...Read more
Retention cyst: It is a fluid filled sac within the ovary. It is one of the most common ovarian cysts. Your OB/GYN Doctor can discuss it with you as some may require to be monitored and some may require treatment, depending on their size. Best wishes. ...Read more
Depends on how...: Depends on how long one's luteal phase is. If the luteal phase is 14 days (from ovulation to just before the period begins), then the follicular phase is 14 days also. If the luteal phase is 2 days longer, the follicular phase is then 2 days shorter, etc., etc.... A normal luteal phase can be 10-16 days long among different women, but tends to stay the same number of days in an individual woman. ...Read more
It needs to be followed and make sure it remains that way. It needs the hematologist to follow to make sure it is under control
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Benign: Follicular cysts are a result of normal ovarian function. ...Read more