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Doctor insights on: Causes Of Osteosclerosis

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What causes osteosclerosis?

What causes osteosclerosis?

Axial osteosclerosis: Axial osteosclerosis is a rare condition that causes increased bone density in areas like the pelvis, hip and spine. ...Read more

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How serious is it if xrays shows osteosclerosis?

How serious is it if xrays shows  osteosclerosis?

Not very: This is just a descriptive term meaning increased whiteness of the bone on that area that is a sign of increased density of bone in that area. It is not diagnostic by itself of any one condition. ...Read more

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How to treat osteosclerosis?

How to treat osteosclerosis?

Depends on etiology: Very diverse processes can result in the increased cancellous bone mass producing the radiographic appearance of diffuse osteosclerosis or dense bone. Osteopetrosis, congenital dseasel, renal disease, mastocytosis, deficiency in bone resorption etc. ...Read more

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Both wrists, 1 yr of pain, mri: subcortical cyst with perifocal osteosclerosis of os lunatum, small articular effusion.Would this ever heal and how?

Both wrists, 1 yr of pain, mri: subcortical cyst with perifocal osteosclerosis of os lunatum, small articular effusion.Would this ever heal and how?

Sounds like you have: Developped kienbock's disease. You need tosee a hand surgeon in your area, to start treatment for it, which depends up on the stage of the disease. He'll be advising you. Good luck. ...Read more

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How do salmonella species cause disease(s)?

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How do salmonella species cause disease(s)?

Ingested : Salmonella spp. Are contracted through food, water, and contaminated hands. Once in the intestine they can cause diarrhea or spread to the blood and possibly other organs. ...Read more

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What"s increase vegal tone that causes droped beats- is it dangearous?

What"s increase vegal tone that causes droped beats- is it dangearous?

Vagus nerve: Vagal stimulation is associated with bradycardia and hypotension- and fainty feeling. Falling is dangerous. Discuss with your doctor. ...Read more

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What are the causes of erectile disfunction in men in their early 20's?

What are the causes of erectile disfunction in men in their early 20's?

Performance anxiety: Performance anxiety is major cause of erectile dysfunction in young men. Well, that & life style, eg smoking, excess alcohol, other illicit drugs, etc. Think of it as stress begets ed which begets stress which . . . Well, you get idea. In older (that's a relative idea) men, our (poor) health gets in the way, eg blood pressure, cholesterol, diabetes, etc. In both cases, don't forget partner, family. ...Read more

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Friend w hogdkin and 4th round chemo. Just fainted briefly. Cause(s)?

Friend w hogdkin and 4th round chemo.  Just fainted briefly.  Cause(s)?

Many possible : Lots of things can cause that, some of which can be serious. I would contact his/her oncologist asap or visit the er. ...Read more

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When I go to gym I sweat a lot. What could be the cause(s)? Thank you.

Conditioning: Producing sweat is one of the more efficient ways the body uses to disperse body heat. In general, as people get more conditioned, they tend to sweat less than when they first start an exercise program; so sticking with a conditioning program can sometimes lead to a decrease in excessive sweating. Persistent excessive sweat production is a medical condition, so be seen if it continues. ...Read more

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What causes a women to have pain after she has ovulates 2 day s after?

Irritation: If you have pain a couple of days after you ovulate, it is probably due to fluid or blood irritating the lining (peritoneum) in your pelvic cavity. ...Read more