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Days Seem Too Bright
What factor of sunscreen should I use as a white Caucasian 30 year old male for everyday use on bright sunny days?
I got prf 2 mos ago and I am seeing thin waves and semi dark spots. I notice it especially in bright days. Thoughts?
Waves from PRK: I am guessing you put forth a typo and actually had prk. This modifies the front surface of the eye to correct a need for glasses. In some cases, there can be visual disturbances from dryness or changes in the contour of the laser treatment. This should be discussed with your prk surgeon. ...Read more
What does it mean when I started 10 days early and it's really light and started darkbrownish now is bright red and has lasted 4 days should i worry?
Irregular period?: It sounds like you could be experiencing an irregular period. ...Read more
What does it mean when you see 1 tiny light pink drop on the tissue and two days later you wipe and see another dot but its bright red. What is this?
Anal bleeding...: ...most commonly results from hemorrhoids. Anal fissure also is a common cause, but usually quite painful. Maybe minor trauma if you've had anal sex. If bleeding is heavy or if it lasts more than a week or so, see a doctor to be safe. Also get care if sexually active and at risk for STDs (new or non-mongamous partner, etc). STDs aren't a common cause of such bleeding, but a possibility. ...Read more
Probably Not: Generally no for 1 such exposure.Get a more detailed answer ›
Keeps having gooey almost stringy dark red/ bright red bloody discharge. Five days late. What could this be?
I am 39 female 2 children, bled maybe 3 days 1 month dark brown next month 7-8 days bright red. Why? Never any menstrual problems.
Baby boy 3 days ago and at 24hrs old he passed a large amount of what appeared frank bright blood in his urine. He has passed further amounts since?
On Sat, saw LOT of bright red blood w/BM. Last 2 days small amt of bright red blood w/BMs. Digital exam neg. FIT neg in 12/13. No other sxs. Help!
I was getting flushed once a week, then each few days now it's every day. Hot bright dryflush that lasts.Dr wants carcinoid syndrome test. What is it?
Good idea: The usual screen is urinary 5hiaa. Seem chromogranin is a new pricy test. Good luck with this. ...Read more
Ocular surface disease not letting me see good quality colors seem so dull and dark one day and then a couple days later everything seems so bright y?
Possible cause: It sounds like that you have seen an eye doctor who used the term "ocular surface disease" to account for your symptoms of variable vision. However, the perceived brightness of colors would not be a likely symptom of surface disease such as dry eye, and should be immediately improved to some extent by the use of artificial tears. I would be more concerned with retinal or optic nerve conditions. ...Read more
Irregular periods: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections ; hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test . There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more
I been bleeding brown blood for 2 1/2 days now its bright red or pink when I wipe. Is this normal?
I spotted 12 days from brown, pink, to bright & dark quick ruhes of blood...Could i be pregnant...
Possible: If you spotted when you should have had a period then it's possible, so check a pregnancy test. However if you haven't missed a period then there are many other possible causes. Possibilities include cervical or uterine infection or a growth on the cervix or in the uterus or lack of ovulation or other abnormalities in your hormones. ...Read more
I took the day after pill and 6 days after i got a bleeding it was bright red but not much, is it normal?
Iwas 9 days late I started spotting this morning its bright red. What should I do I took 4 test all negative?
I've been bleeding from my butt for three days now and it's bright red all in potty and I can feel it coming out in panties no pain ?
This needs medical: eval. If you are free-flowing blood then emergent eval is needed. ...Read more
The past 2 days I have had normal consistency bm's but there has been a bright yellow oily substance left on the top of the water. Help!
The only...: ...Bright yellow oily substances in your stool can come only from bright yellow (or part-yellow) oily food, so avoid that for a bit. ...Read more