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Way too much for 400: Characters or less. Check these sites. Measles: http://www.Nlm.Nih.Gov/medlineplus/measles.Html. Thphoid: http://www.Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pubmedhealth/pmh0002308/. Influenza: http://www.Nlm.Nih.Gov/medlineplus/flu.Html. Seek medical care if you are trying to diagnose your symptoms. ...Read more
If there is past family history of 2 deaths from bowel perforation (1 colonoscopy, 1 cdif) could there be increased risk for other family members?
Cyclospora: Cyclospora is a single-celled parasite that causes an intestinal infection. As of mid 2014, cyclospora outbreaks have been reported in Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida, Illinois, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York (and New York City), Texas, Virginia, Wisconsin, and Washington. ...Read more
Billions: From wwi backwards, probably more soldiers died of epidemic typhus than from combat in each war. It is the classical pale horseman of the apocalypse. ...Read more
How rare is pancreatic cancer in a 26 year old female, healthy, with no personal or family history of any cancer?
Rephrase: besides 30 year pack history what are other significant risk factors for screening for lung cancer? Family history? Other cancer? Polyps?
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Immigration exams: According to current USCIS guidelines, immigration physicals performed within the United States do not require HIV testing. However, an immigration doctor might recommend this test if other results (such as STD screening) come back positive or the patient has other risk factors. Please contact USCIS directly for information on medical requirements abroad. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Chf of unknown ethi & ef @ 10% no other med conditions. No recent viral infection. Any advice as for cause and chances of full recovery? 41 yo male
Idiopathic: Check for chagas. Most often no etiology is found. There is hope for recover if transient myocarditis. You must take medications which inculde Coreg (carvedilol) and ace/arb. Coenzyme q10 400 mg per day naturally might help. Start a gentle doctor prescribed exercise program- very gentle. Keep the spirits high. Hopefully whatever caused it will reverse. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Any idea why a 34yo f w/ no history of clots, smoking, htn, drugs, oral cont, trauma, recent surg, illness. Has sudden onset n dev 2 pulm emboli at once.
Thrombophilia: It is possible that the patient has a preexisting condition (either inherited or acquired) that makes her at higher risk to develop a clot (thrombophilia) like a pulmonary embolism (pe). Blood tests should be performed in consultation with a hematologist. She does have many risk factors for a clot (smoking, ocp, trauma, surgery, ill), but a pe in a 34 yo is uncommon. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Possibility of stomach cancer at 18 years age? No family history of cancer, no alcohol, no tobacoo.
Very unlikely: If you have some symptoms, problems or dietary changes- talk to your family doc or see an internist. They can help you determine the problem. Cancer in an 18 yo is so unlikely without risk factors, it's as close to zero as it can get. Risks include diet, nationality, certain prior illnesses. Discuss all this w pcp. ...Read more
I'm 48 & self catheterising. Suffer from regular uti. Allergic to nearly all oral antibiotics. I'm very distressed.is there a vaccine against E. coli ?
Unfortunately, no,: there is not. Have you discussed all options for medications with your own doctor? Hope things get better for you. ...Read more
Had 2 abnormal labs, GDR was51, lymphs was 18.4.. Significant family history for late onset leukemia, father and kidney disease, twin sister. What nex?
Lab results: The GFR of 51 is an estimated value. The normal range for GFR is 60 to 120. After age 60, a person's GFR will slowly decline. Your estimated GFR of 51 may simply be an aging change. It may reflect very mild disease, alternatively. A urine sample to check for cells and protein will help. What kind of kidney disease exists in twin sister? ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer