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Degree: The regular wild chickenpox will give a kid 50-250 spots along with fever and itching that can be tiring. Some patients will develop secondary skin infections like the flesh eating bacteria. Some adults can develop a severe chickenpox pneumonia and die. The idea of mild or severe is relative and usually defined by the person talking about it. ...Read more
Depends: It is dependent on what you put on the chicken after it is cooked. Either grilling or boiling is fine, both about the same. ...Read more
Yes and no: A small percentage of vaccine recipients can and do break out a week or more after varicella vaccination.This is not the wild chickenpox but a manifestation of the weakened vaccine virus. Most have fewer than a dozen lesions, compared with an average 200-250 with wild chickenpox. Such an event does provide longlasting protection from the wild chickenpox. ...Read more
Sharp pain upper right under rib cage & back shoulder blade. Soft stools with mucus no gallbladder,fatty liver,high triglycerides idea causing pain?
Right rib cage pain: Could be a retained stone especially if the gallbladder was removed laproscopically or biliary dyskinesia. may also be scarring or what is know as Postcholecysectomy syndrome. You have fatty liver and elevated Tg .Fish oil daily ( 2000 mg) can help with elevated TG . Please call you doctor in AM or visit urgent care/ ER you need evaluation and checking LFT, ultrasound possibly CT ...Read more
Be concerned: Chest pain can be a symptom of heart disease but may be may other things such as esophageal spasms, great vessel disease, respiratory disorders (asthma, COPD, bronchitis, infections), and muscle problems to name a few. It really depends on the clinical situation and other symptoms you may be having. If you are currently having the symptoms you are describing you should see a doctor pronto! ...Read more
More info: need to know how long, is it better or worse with food/activity/other, are there other associated symptoms, does pain radiate up/down/left/right/through the middle. There are some dangerous causes so if symptoms worsen change or fail to improve you should seek medical attention. ...Read more
Transitional means : That the vertebra is in between a full lumbar one or sacral one which is defined from counting down from the top of spine & it usually plays no role in terms of any symptoms unless there is a partial attachment to the sacrum or complete attachment leaving the first disc space at or above the top of the pelvis or iliac crests leading to altered mechanics of the spine known as Bertolotti's Syndrome ...Read more
Crampy pain under left beast,left side where lung, rib cage,neck shoulder,arm and hand, persistent cough?
Evaluation needed: I would be concerned about left lung pathology in view of the discomfort and persistent cough. This would be especially true if pain was aggravated by a deep breath, if you had fever, sweats, chills, wheezing,shortness of breath or coughing up of discolored sputum or blood tinged material. Your physician will order appropriate tests and chest xray or scans. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Small circular spot. left side of rib cage. No muscle under skin, skin touches ribcage directly and very loose. feels like 0% bodyfat there. Whats it?
Spots on chest look like chicken pox and 1 in the mouth, back ache sometimes like labour pain is it shingles?
Doubt it: Shingles will emerge from skin on one side of the body, from a single nerve distribution. It does not cross the mid line, and does not emerge in more than one area.The back pain is not part of this. The mouth sore is not. There are many things that produce blistering skin changes.This does not sound like it. ...Read more
43 yro female w/o gallbladder. Pain under right shoulder blade, right rib cage and lower quadrant worsened by eating.
If the pain is the -: -sane as B 4, there is the possibility still of a common duct stone, so get in 2 C Ur surgeon 4 eval ...Read more
female 59 tender under ribs where ribs join, feel like a spare tyre, bloated,not firm lump but resistant,thicker tissue to touch, diarrheoa, nausea?
Lump?: I have read your question several times and it is just unclear to me where you are saying the lump is. Please clarify that and also exactly what your question is. ...Read more