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What are the complications of transient ischemic attack?

What are the complications of transient ischemic attack?

Stroke: Most feared complication of a TIA is a stroke. Stroke can potentially be large and very debilitating. Tia necessitates careful evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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Dr. Andrew Seibert
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Synovitis (Definition)

The synovial membrane is the lining of a joint and synovitis is inflammation of that lining. It can cause joint pain, swelling, and stiffness. When inflamed, the lining will create excessive joint fluid, causing swelling and increased joint pressure. The lining can also become thickened and cause apparent joint enlargement. Commonly associated with ...Read more


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Are vascular conditions a common complication of injury?

Are vascular conditions a common complication of injury?

Must be ruled out: Vascular conditions must be ruled out as part of the injury evaluation and treatment. Vascular conditions after an injury are not uncommon; they often are missed because they're not suspected and don't have symptoms right away. A missed vascular condition after injury can be devastating. If you are injured, ask your doctor to evaluate you for a possible vascular condition. ...Read more

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What are long-term complications of traumatic injury to the lungs?

What are long-term complications of traumatic injury to the lungs?

Most heal completely: Most injuries to the lungs heal with very little after effect. In a few cases where there has been blood in the chest cavity ( hemothorax), scarring can occur that limits lung function. This causes shortness of breath and fatigue with exertion that did not previously cause problems. If this is the case, see a chest surgeon for evaluation. ...Read more

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Can cerebrovascular disease be the cause of death months later?

Can cerebrovascular disease be the cause of death months later?

Stroke: Cerebrovascular disease is a broad term, encompassing strokes because of blockage of major blood vessels of the brain, bleeding into the brain, and tiny strokes. Major strokes cause severe disability, and the complications of paralysis, swallowing problems, cognitive problems and blindness can lead to many lethal complications. ...Read more

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What are the immediate complications of traumatic amputation?

What are the immediate complications of traumatic amputation?

Pain and rehab: The loss of any body part to trauma is difficult. The immediate complications are usually due to wound healing issues and loss of function. During early healing, there are the issues of pain management and the possibility of wound infection. Once those have been taken care of, it is a matter of getting appropriate therapy to rehabilitate and return to normal function as quickly as possible. ...Read more

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Chance of fully recover after 1 episode of acute pancreatitis with unknown reason. And chance of recurrent?

Chance of fully recover after 1 episode of acute pancreatitis with unknown reason. And chance of recurrent?

Yes: There is a great chance to recover, specially if precipitating factors are transient. (like viral) other factors for attack should be evaluated by the gastroenterologist. ...Read more

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What are common complications of a facet joint injection?

What are common complications of a facet joint injection?

Pain, numbness: Facet joint injections are often done in the lumbar & cervical spine, often under fluoroscopy (live x-ray), bathing this joint with an anesthetic (lidocaine, etc.) and steroid/cortisone. Common side effects include pain (during and for the first 48 hours), numbness (often temporary) and bleeding (usually minimal). Rare & serious side effects include infection, nerve injury and spinal fluid leak. ...Read more

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Why numbness of the feet could result as one of the chronic complications of uncontrolled hyperglycemia?

Why numbness of the feet could result as one of the chronic complications of uncontrolled hyperglycemia?

Diabetic neuropathy: High uncontrolled blood sugars cause damage to the micro vasculature to the nerves. This decreased blood flow to the nerves damages them causing the sensation of numbness and tingling. As the damage worsens you get chronic pain in the nerve distribution. ...Read more

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Recovering viral myocarditis -smaller areas of hypokinesia each time on mri-carry what risks? Are the risks mainly associated with acute myocarditis?

Recovering viral myocarditis -smaller areas of hypokinesia each time on mri-carry what risks?

Are the risks mainly associated with acute myocarditis?

Acute vs long term: A myocarditis is an inflammation of the heart muscle, often triggered by a virus, but not always. In an early myocarditis the muscle could fail with a fatal result.If you are recovering this puts you into the better outcome category.The heart muscle can heal up to a certain level and meds can help it along.Your level of function can be very good or less so.Only time will tell. ...Read more

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What level of pain associated with severe hip osteoarthritis rel to severe avascular necrosis resulting in progressive bilateral hip deformities.

What level of pain associated with severe hip osteoarthritis rel to severe avascular necrosis resulting in progressive bilateral hip deformities.

Talk to a dr: Hi, Thank you for your question. I would love to discuss this in more detail with you. Please contact me if you would like to tackle your problems one on one. Either way hope you feel better. Dr. M ...Read more

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Are vascular conditions a common complication of inflammation?

Are vascular conditions a common complication of inflammation?

Yes: Almost all disease states have inflammation as a component. Now some micro-vascular autoimmune diseases are a direct result of an inflammatory process. I need more specifics of type of inflammation you are referring to. ...Read more

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Does excision of ilioinguinal nerve during hernia repair surgery cause any complication afterwards, like atrophy of testis or some other complications?

Does excision of ilioinguinal nerve during hernia repair surgery cause any complication afterwards, like atrophy of testis or some other complications?

NO , it will not: Possible to cause injury to ilioinguinal nerve result in numbness in a small area upper medial thigh , will not cause testicular atrophy how ever vascular injury will result testicular atrophy. ...Read more

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Are the complications of syphilitic aseptic meningitis?

Are the complications of syphilitic aseptic meningitis?

Many: Syphilis can eventually result in an inflamatory immune process in the brain some 10-20 years after primary infection. Occuring in about 15% of untreated cases, it can lead to coordination difficulties, paralysis, numbness, blindness and dementia. The damage may be serious enough to cause death.Various folks have suggested hitler showed signs of the problem in his final days as well as some gangsters. ...Read more

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Does inflammation of the spinal cord lead to any major symptoms or complications?

Does inflammation of the spinal cord lead to any major symptoms or complications?

Yes: It can even lead to death. It can lead to paralysis, weakness, numbness and tingling, and many other problems. Sometimes full recovery is possible. ...Read more

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Can systemic inflammatory response syndrome occur in the absence of infection?

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Can systemic inflammatory response syndrome occur in the absence of infection?

Yes: Sirs represents an inflammatory response that has 'gone out of control, ' and is defined usually by vital signs abnorms and abn's in the blood count. Can occur with autoimmune problems, pancreatitis, burns, other physiological insults. If an infection is detected (with cultures, or clinically), then we refer to it as sepsis. Docs will sometimes use terms loosely, leading to some confusion. ...Read more

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What are the long term implications of a traumatic femoral artery injury?

What are the long term implications of a traumatic femoral artery injury?

Few if repaired well: Depending on the repair used to treat a traumatic femoral artery injury, long term issues are related to the repair itself and its "patency, " or how long it'll stay open before closing off. Any repair to the blood vessels is subject to scar tissue formation or accumulation of plaque that will cause narrowing. Regular follow up with a vascular surgeon is essential to prevent complete blockages. ...Read more

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Could severe post thrombotic syndrome be a higher risk of stroke heart disease?

Could severe post thrombotic syndrome be a higher risk of stroke heart disease?

No: The pathology is different. Post thrombotic syndrome is not a risk for atherosclerosis. (which is the cause of strokes and heart attacks). ...Read more

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Can improper fusion of posterior of c1 cause any complications? Csf leak?

Can improper fusion of posterior of c1 cause any complications?  Csf leak?

Yes: There is potential for complications including CSF leak at any spinal level during spinal surgery. ...Read more