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What is chellium therapy for cancer. Sorry im not sure with the spelling. Thanks?

What is chellium therapy for cancer. Sorry im not sure with the spelling. Thanks?

Chelation Therapy: Chelation therapy is consideration alternative therapy for treating cancers. It is generally not part of main standard of care. Below is a good resource on complementary/alternative medicine.

http://nccam. Nih. Gov. ...Read more

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Jumping-cholla cactus (mojavedesert. Net/cactus/468-0468x.Jpg) splinter got stuck ~4 weeks ago. Now inside finger tip. Bit pain on touch, but not red.

Jumping-cholla cactus (mojavedesert. Net/cactus/468-0468x.Jpg) splinter got stuck ~4 weeks ago. Now inside finger tip. Bit pain on touch, but not red.

Foreign body: You are describing a retained foreign body, a piece of the cactus that embedded under your skin. It is likely to be a source of infection, causing tenderness and pain. Eventually, sometimes after months or even years, retained foreign bodies can work themselves out. However, if this is tender, you may wish to see a surgeon or emergency physician and have this removed with a minor procedure. ...Read more

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Can I be tested for Trich, mycoplasma genit and hominis, ureaplasma urealyticum? Clear of Chlam and Gon but have SX of PID.

Can I be tested for Trich, mycoplasma genit and hominis, ureaplasma urealyticum? Clear of Chlam and Gon but have SX of PID.

Yes: Trichomonas can be seen under the microscope in the doctors office in a sample of vaginal discharge. It is a bacterium with a flagellum that swims around. There are tests for mycoplasma and ureaplasma but they are very specialized and not usually available at a standard doctor's office. Its actually easier to treat them empirically rather than test for them. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Got MRI with cella contrast done report says two tiny focal flair hyperintensities are noted in high parietal region - probably related to ischemia?

Got MRI with cella contrast done report says two tiny focal flair hyperintensities are noted in high parietal region - probably related to ischemia?

Bright spots in WM: 1-2 tiny bright spots in brain may be a non specific finding. This can be attributed to various causes such as damage to nerve cells or ischemia or other similar causes. Significance of these in real life situation is not clear at this time. If they are large, multiple or in certain delicate areas of brain and patient has neurological findings - they are significant. ...Read more

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What is the difference between a macro prolactinoma & a prolactin producing cellar chordoma? Thanks!

What is the difference between a macro prolactinoma & a prolactin producing cellar chordoma? Thanks!

Look & act different: True prolactinomas arise from and mimic cells of the adult pituitary gland. The less common "pseudoprolactinoma" is a chordoma, a tumor of the vestigial notochord left over from the unborn child; it may disrupt the communication between brain and pituitary and produce hyperprolactinemia. Treatment will probably be different; both are challenges. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have a tumor the size of a pea on my right side, I also kave a cella cyst reft kii on left side and it's pinching my eye sight nerves?

I have a tumor the size of a pea on my right side, I also kave a cella cyst reft kii on left side and it's pinching my eye sight nerves?

Brain tumours: You will need to ask your neurologist or neurosurgeon for specific details.

Here's some general information on types of brain tumours including pituitary tumours and their treatment.

http://patient. Info/health/brain-cancer-and-brain-tumours ...Read more

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I got urethritis last year and since keep STD testing. Neg for gon/chlam 5x! 3 Swab, 2 Urine. Any possible chance I could STILL have them? If so, how?

I got urethritis last year and since keep STD testing. Neg for gon/chlam 5x! 3 Swab, 2 Urine. Any possible chance I could STILL have them? If so, how?

Stop Testing: If your physician has not prophylactically treated you with Azithromycin and A shot of Ceftriaxone regardless of the test results you need a new physician. Any public health oriented or STD expert will remind you that these tests can be falsely negative. Any sexually active male with these symptoms needs to be treated. ...Read more

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Neg for gon/chlam 3 times as well as trich, hiv, syph, and uti. I suspect myco/ureaplasma. What is the best antibiotic course? No tests where I live..

Neg for gon/chlam 3 times as well as trich, hiv, syph, and uti. I suspect myco/ureaplasma. What is the best antibiotic course? No tests where I live..

NGU?: Ureaplasma is normal in the genital tract. So are most mycoplasmas, except M. genitalium. There are no approved tests in the US, but CDC has guidelines for Rx of NGU and M gen if doxycycline or azithromycin don't work. However, the symptoms you list as "conditions" are not those of continuing NGU if you don't have urethral discharge. Best to see an STD or infectious disease specialist. ...Read more

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Gyno says with no Chlam or Gon, normal US scan, normal repeated blood tests, normal urine sample that my pelvic and abdo pain isn't PID. True?

PID: PID is mainly a clinical diagnosis: that means there is no "test" for PID, it is diagnosed based on features of physical exam, history, and augmented by lab tests. Cultures for chlamydia, gonorrhea, ultrasound, urine sample are not part of - or even necessary for - the diagnosis. A doctor who has not examined you cannot diagnose whether you had PID or not. Sorry, hope this helps. ...Read more

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Very tiny blisters on top lip lie at corners. Not like cold sores. Tried aquaphor. Didn't help. Almost like chapped but bit oozy help please? Is chell?

Very tiny blisters on top lip lie at corners. Not like cold sores. Tried aquaphor. Didn't help. Almost like chapped but bit oozy help please? Is chell?

Perleche?: There are certain limitations imposed by this format which include the lack of a photograph of the skin lesions about which you requested information, So it's impossible to tell you the correct diagnosis and/or therapy, My Best advice would be to call and make an appointment with the dermatologist. Perleche and other problems can evolve. That is a mild yeast infection, but there are many others ...Read more

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My wife has Chiari Malformation possibility empty cella and petty mall seizure and very strong depression she think she is going to die.?

My wife has Chiari Malformation possibility empty cella and petty mall seizure and very strong depression she think she is going to die.?

Chiari Malformation: The Chiari 1 malformation and the empty sella are asymptomatic and not related to the seizures or depression. A neurologist and psychiatrist working together can reduce or eliminate the seizures and depression. There is real hope for her to improve. ...Read more

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Can having sex while having a UTI worsen the symptoms? Now my testicles hurt and I feel a pinch at the tip of my penis. Tested negative for gono/chlam

Can having sex while having a UTI worsen the symptoms? Now my testicles hurt and I feel a pinch at the tip of my penis. Tested negative for gono/chlam

UTI: Isolated urinary tract infection in men of your age is uncommon without some predisposing abnormality. The discomfort at the tip of the penis suggests the possibility of prostatitis. You should be seen and examined by a physician, preferably a urologist. Good luck. ...Read more

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Would amoxicillin and metronidazole have any affect against pelvic inflammatory disease? No Gon or chlam.

Would amoxicillin and metronidazole have any affect against pelvic inflammatory disease? No Gon or chlam.

Not typical regimen: That combination might work but it is not a standard regimen as recommended by the 2015 CDC guidelines. The options for oral medications are listed here: http://www. Cdc. Gov/std/tg2015/pid. Htm ...Read more

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Being a cold room (wine cellar around 53F/12C) pain in both ears when talking or humming (moving vocal cords) what could cause it?

Being a cold room (wine cellar around 53F/12C) pain in both ears when talking or humming (moving vocal cords) what could cause it?

Nerve irritation: The cold air may be causing irritation of the nerves across the ear drum. I have had this sometimes when outside when brisk cold wind hits side of my head. If you have to go out/into a cold environment cover your ears with a scarf. Have a good ear exam to make sure your eardrum anatomy is ok if this becomes a more serious nagging problem.
http://www. Nhs. Uk/Conditions/Tinnitus/Pages/Introduction. Aspx ...Read more

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My penis itches when I walk, burn when I pee, and I always feel like peeing every few hours. What do I have? Chlam/ gon/ uti? Stds

My penis itches when I walk, burn when I pee, and I always feel like peeing every few hours. What do I have? Chlam/ gon/ uti? Stds

At: At minimum you may have inflammation of your urethra, but there is also a significant possibility of a sexualty transmitted disease. You will need to be evaluated to determine the cause of these symptoms. It is not so simple as throwing out a few symptoms and an online doctor can diagnose it. Please get seen soon. ...Read more

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