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Doctor insights on: Causes Of Microlithiasis

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I have bilateral microlithiasis can I still be able to have babys (male)thanks?

I have bilateral microlithiasis can I still be able to have babys (male)thanks?

Yes: Infertility is linked with microlithiasis, but realize that microlithiasis is found in more than 5% of the healthy male population. ...Read more

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Can having testicular microlithiasis disqualify you from the military?

Can having testicular microlithiasis disqualify you from the military?

Not sure.: Here is the instruction: http://usmilitary. About. Com/od/joiningthemilitary/a/genitalia. Htm ** Remember that medical waiver is sometimes possible. Take care. ...Read more

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My son has been diagnosed with testicular microlithiasis. Never heard of this & were told its rare. Please I need some info...

My son has been diagnosed with testicular microlithiasis. Never heard of this & were told its rare. Please I need some info...

A non-problem: Junior has some little calcium flecks-and-specks in his testis. If you really look -- and why would anybody? -- you can find them in up to 5% of kids. They don't seem to mean anything as long as everything else is okay, and even if it's true that an affected undescended testis is at greater risk for carcinoma, it's not clear this needs to guide treatment. ...Read more

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Any relation with microlithiasis pancreatitis and testicular microlithiasis?

Any relation with microlithiasis pancreatitis and testicular microlithiasis?

Not...: It is not known to be related; even if yes, their coexistence is extremely rare so carrying little or no clinical pertinent merit to mention. More? Ask your doctor or contact me at www. Healthtap. Com/dr-Lin with RQPWJC to log in for appointments. Best wish... ...Read more

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I got usg scan of my abdomen (file attached) WHAT IS THE MEAN OF B/L TINY RENAL CONCRETION AND MICROLITHIASIS?

I got usg scan of my abdomen (file attached) WHAT IS THE MEAN OF B/L TINY RENAL CONCRETION AND MICROLITHIASIS?

Stones: Renal microlithiasis means kidney stones. micro means small- so they are small kidney stones. Bilateral means on both sides- so both kidneys are involved. ...Read more

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Turn out I have testicular microlithiasis? I can't find much about it, what is it and what is the current treatment?

Turn out I have testicular microlithiasis? I can't find much about it, what is it and what is the current treatment?

Ultrasound diagnosis: Consists of myriad of tiny calcifications throughout testis. Invariably an incidental finding at ultrasound (us) for undescended testis, varicocele, hydrocele or painful testis. We used to think it was a premalignant condition because men with testis tumors had higher incidence of tm than men without. In fact serial us of males with tm have not developed tumors. Poss. Related to sub fertility. ...Read more

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Hi I have been diagnosed with bilateral microlithiasis and I'm just wondering is there a high possibility of developing testicular cancer?

Hi I have been diagnosed with bilateral microlithiasis and I'm just wondering is there a high possibility of developing testicular cancer?

No: Microlithiasis isn't very weakly associated with testis cancer. Check your testicles for changes every month. You may want to see a urologist every year for exam to be extra safe. ...Read more

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How does testicular microlithiasis affect testosterone levels?

How does testicular microlithiasis affect testosterone levels?

Microlithiasis: There is a must read article on the web
"www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/testicular-cancer/expert-answers/microlithiosis"

I found the article very straightforward and easy to understand and I am sure you will too. ...Read more

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Multiple small hypoechoic right testicular lesions and Bilateral testicular microlithiasis and Small left varicoceles on ultrasound. Meaning?

Multiple small hypoechoic right testicular lesions and Bilateral testicular microlithiasis and Small left varicoceles on ultrasound. Meaning?

Varicocele: There is a bunch of veins encasing the testis like a basket called pamphiniform plexus. This is how the temperature of the testis is maintained at optimal levels for the best sperm production. Sometimes these veins can become engorged more and become like a bag of worms like varicose veins of the legs. This is called Varicocele. It may need some attention if having problems with fertility ...Read more

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What cause bp?

What cause bp?

BP definition.: The blood pressure is the resistance to blood flow through the body. The higher number is the resistance when the heart pumps, and the lower number is the resistance when the heart relaxes and fills. High BP can lead to problems with the heart, kidneys, eyes, blood vessels and brain. 95% of the time, there's no one specific cause perhaps other than genetics. ...Read more

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What cause add?

What cause add?

Many things: The cause of adhd symptoms are many, allergies, low blood sugar, learning problems, nutritional deficiencies to name a few. Everyone deserves a thorough medical evaluation to look for these causes. ...Read more

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What cause add?

What cause add?

Not known.: It used to be thought it came from slight brain damage during pregnancy, but no longer. Perhaps it's an adaptive trait for very threatening environments left over from earlier evolution. Maybe, too, that's why it's so common. ...Read more

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What causes crf?

What causes crf?

Chronic renal fail: Causes of chronic renal failure can include: polycystic kidney disease, chronic urinary tract obstruction, diabetes, hypertension, glomerulonephritis & reflux of urine back into kidneys. ...Read more

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Cause of headche?

Depends: It greatly depends on the type of headache you have, location, quality, associated symptoms, etc, etc. ...Read more

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What causes exzma?

What causes exzma?

Itch that rashes: In eczema, the 'hallmark' is the itch that rashes, where there is a cycle of itch-scratch that perpetuates this condition. Other skin conditions may mimic eczema, so evaluation by your doctor or dermatologist is warranted.
Atopic individuals have a personal or famiy history of asthma, allergic rhinitis, nasal polyps, or "sensitive" skin. ...Read more

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Causes of ab pain?

Causes of ab pain?

Too nonspecific!: The differential diagnosis is too vast, without more specific information, and requires a length history regarding features of the pain and location, time of occurrence and an exam. I do not believe any of my healthtap colleagues could be more specific. If you are having an ongoing issue, see your doctor. Best! ...Read more

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Cause low sexdrive?

Cause low sexdrive?

Sex: Many causes including stress, depression, alcoholism, drug abuse, medications, low testosterone levels. ...Read more

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What causes boilers?

What causes boilers?

Bacteria: Most 'boils' are due to staphylococcus bacteria infecting the skin.Pus forms below the skin which swells to form a painful boil. Sometimes streptococci & pseudomonas may cause boils. Often the 'boil' can be cured by a special drainage procedure performed by your doctor. If the surrounding area is red & angry antibiotics are needed. If untreated the infection can spread to the blood & become dangerous. ...Read more

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What causes morphia?

What causes morphia?

Morphine: Morphia is another name for morphine. It is also the name of a death metal band from the netherlands from the mid-1990s, but I suspect that this is not what you are referring to. ...Read more

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What cause dyspenia?

What cause dyspenia?

Short of breath: Dyspnea can be caused by anything that prevents taking a full, effective breath. Causes include obesity, illness, neuromuscular disorders such as ms, smoking, etc. ...Read more

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What causes fetishes?

What causes fetishes?

Fetish: Is result of strong emotional or physical experiences in earlier childhood years. Such early experiences result in acting them out through the object of fetish. For example, use of non-living objects as stimulus to achieve arousal. ...Read more

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What causes phemosis?

What causes phemosis?

Usually...: A fungal infection that causes constriction of the distal foreskin. See urologist for relief. ...Read more

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What causes nightmare?

What causes nightmare?

WorkingInternalFears: During sleep, our minds/brains work to both integrate awake experiences into memory &, as part of this, make sense of many issues, correctly or incorrectly, the best we can. Fears, anger & sadness, emotions we typically have the most difficulty with, are commonly repressed while awake; allows function & interaction with others. However, while dreaming, issues are worked on & sometimes remembered. ...Read more

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Causes of aniocytosis?

Causes of aniocytosis?

Anisocytosis, having: Red blood cells (rbc's) of different sizes, can be caused by iron deficiency & sickle cell anemias, folate (folic acid) or vitamin B12 deficiency, autoimmune hemolytic anemia, cytotoxic chemotherapy, chronic liver disease, myelodysplastic syndrome, thalassemia major, & thalassemia intermedia. The unequal-sized rbc's are small in some of these disorders & large in others. ...Read more

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What causes belpossie?

What causes belpossie?

Bell's Palsy?: Are you referring to bell's palsy? If you are, please resubmit your question or look up the other questions regarding this (its a fequent question) :). ...Read more

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What causes dizzinesd?

What causes dizzinesd?

Too many things: To list here without more history to safely narrow it down. This can be so many things in your brain, ears, heart, metabolic issues, electrolytes, blood pressure, etc. More history could point a physician in the right direction. ...Read more

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What causes Brest pain?

What causes Brest pain?

Usually: Estrogen effects on the breast tissue caused tenderness ...Read more

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