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Could Retinal Bleeding Be Due To Hb A1c
Yes: High hba1c (generally greater than 7.0) is an indicator of poorly controlled diabetes mellitus. When the blood sugar is elevated for an extended period of time, particularly if coupled with high blood pressure, it damages blood vessels throughout the body. In the eye this blood vessel damage can lead to bleeding in the retina or the vitreous cavity. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can hemorrhoids cause anemia through occult blood loss? Or would the bleeding more likely be overt?
Possible: if it is long standing it is possible do you have any symptoms of either? may warrant a visit with your doctor ...Read more
Will having low blood pressure cause fainting spells? could it be related to an undiagnosed A-fib?
Fainting yes...: The fainting can absolutely be related to low blood pressure. The afib is less likely unless your heart rate is going too fast to perfuse your brain. There is less of a connection between afib and low blood pressure, unless you heart rate is going fast, usually >120-140. Check your blood pressure, get an ECG and possibly a holter or event monitor depending on the frequency of events. See your dr. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Bleeding from vag other than during a period be caused by a STI/STD. If so what one could cause this?
Many causes: There are so many different causes for this, not just STD's. You really need to have an exam to determine the cause ...Read more
Bleeding: This is not implantation bleeding especially if there are clots. It may be a period or something else you MD can sort out for you at their examination. ...Read more
Cervical ectropion due to be treated by laser; symptoms much worse - bleeding daily & abundantly, not related to intercourse. Potential other disease?
Not typical: Cervical ectropion is usually just an anatomic variant and not an abnormality. It is possible that this could cause bleeding but is not a common cause. I would confirm the diagnosis. Cervical polyps, endometrial polyps, fibroids, infections and many other things are a more likely cause. ...Read more
9 weeks pregnant, having decent amount of blood during bowl movements. Could they be due to hemorrhoids? What else could cause rectal bleeding?
Night blindness: True night blindness or nyctalopia (from greek ????-, nykt- "night"; and ?????, alaos "blindness") is a condition making it difficult or impossible to see in relatively low light. It is a symptom of several eye diseases. Night blindness may exist from birth, or be caused by malnutrition (for example, a lack of vitamin a). Blood levels can be determined with normal range from 50 to 200 mcg/dcl. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it possible if I have high blood pressure i could have developed peripheral arterial disease undetected and could this lead to an ankle fx nonunion?
No: In my 35 years of practice, I have never seen a case of reactive hypoglycemia. The disorder doesn't exist, if you're overweight the symptoms are a natural response to your glucose level returning to normal. A glucose tolerance test (if you've had one) is not and never will be a valid diagnostic test for hypoglycemia. Don't waste your money o GTT or any fad diets of treatments. Lose wt if heavy. ...Read more
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