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Follicle (Definition)

An ovarian follicle contains a hollow ball of cells with an immature egg in the center. It is a structure within the ovary containing the egg that ...Read more


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If lAtisse (bimatoprost) didn't help my eyebrows grow does that mean my hair follicles are dead and unhealthy? The only thing I got diagnosed was seborreicDermatitis

If lAtisse (bimatoprost) didn't help my eyebrows grow does that mean my hair follicles are dead and unhealthy? The only thing I got diagnosed was seborreicDermatitis

Give Latisse (bimatoprost) time.: The most common reason for Latisse (bimatoprost) not working is that it hasn't been used long enough. Make sure that you have used it as directed for at least 12 weeks. ...Read more

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How to know if hair is falling with follicles, I see a white bulb at the end of the hair, is that the follicle, is it dead?

Hair follicle: 22F Egypt Asks how to know if hair is falling out with follicles? I see white bulb at end. Is that the follicle, is it dead? ANS: Would suspect this is the follicle See if you can find an magnifying glass or use your iPhone camera closeup and enlarge on computer. It may have live cells for a while but is likely dead now. Take some to your Dr. Next visit. ...Read more

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Could dead rats bring diseases?

Could dead rats bring diseases?

Per the CDC: Disease: That can be transmitted to humans via rats include: hantavirus pulmonary syndrome (rice rat), hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome (brown or norway rat), lassa fever (multi-mammate rat), plague (wood rats), rat-bite fever, salmonellosis ; south american arenaviruses (argentine hemorrhagic fever, bolivian hemorrhagic fever, sabi√°-associated hemorrhagic fever, venezuelan hemorrhagic fever) (cane. ...Read more

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Is follicle in the ovary dangerous?

Is follicle in the ovary dangerous?

Ovarian cysts: Every woman has follicles during a menstrual cycle. That means that you are ovulating or about to. Depending on size and cyst characteristics is when more follow up its needed. Your question does not include follicular size or characteristics. ...Read more

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How to remove dead cells from face?

How to remove dead cells from face?

Exfoliant: They will take care of themselves, but if you really must get some off then you need some sort of exfoliant. All skin is dead at the surface and it is protective and not a bad thing. ...Read more

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What can be done for loose dead skin?

What can be done for loose dead skin?

Excision: If it is really dead then it needs to come off. If not laser skin resurfacing could tighten or refresh it. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of a dead fetus?

What are the symptoms of a dead fetus?

A number: Of symptoms/signs
including but not limited to:
Lack of movement ("life") sensations
Bleeding (usually moderate-heavy)
Cramps (usually moderate-severe)
lack of growth (Ultrasound)
Falling HCG (blood test) levels

Hope this info helps
DR Z ...Read more

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How do I cure excessive dry/dead skin?

How do I cure excessive dry/dead skin?

Dry/dead skin: Moisture and avoidance of drying agents--soap, hot water--are the treatments for dry skin. Dead skin can be exfoliated with a lotion containing Lactic Acid (amlactin lotion--otc). It's not really an issue of "cure", it's an issue of maintenance and control. ...Read more

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Enlarged follicle in ovary is dangerous?

Enlarged follicle in ovary is dangerous?

Ovarian cyst: A follicle its what carries the egg for possible fertilization. Every woman have follicles in their ovaries. Depending on the actual size its when you should have close follow up. Your question does not include follicular size or characteristics. ...Read more

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Septate follicle can produce eggs or not?

Usually not: Abnormal cysts with septations normally do not produce eggs. ...Read more

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What is a involuted follicle in an ovary?

Normal: Each month, one follicle ruptures and this is ovulation. The follicle for which the egg ovulated then shrinks or involuted. This is normal, . ...Read more

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Am I a bad person for envying dead people?

Am I a bad person for envying dead people?

No, BUT... Why?: Are you depressed or do you just have a fascination with death? If you are depressed have you told your parents? Are you getting help? If you are having
thoughts about killing yourself, get seen at the nearest emergency room now. Have a friend or relative drive you or call 911 for emergency services for transport. You can call the National suicide hotlines 24/7 at 1-800-suicide (1-800-784-2433) ...Read more

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Why on my sides there is always dead skin?

Skin sheds: Your skin cells are constantly "shedding". You may find using a loofah or scrubbing brush or a washcloth with some vigor will scrub them off in the shower leaving your skin soft and smooth. If this simple approach doesn't fix the issue, consider seeing your Doctor or a dermatologist. ...Read more

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Can you ovulate before follicles are mature?

Can you ovulate before follicles are mature?

Possibly: Sometimes things may not work right and the egg might be released too early. If so, implantation is not likely as the endometrial lining may not be ready. This would not be common, though. Usually ovulation occurs after the LH surge, when the time and the conditions are right. ...Read more

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Does playing dead work to avoiding a shooter?

Does playing dead work to avoiding a shooter?

Maybe. Maybe not.: Easier said than done. Sometimes that works, but shooters are aware that some people do this, and have been known to shoot prone bodies. ...Read more

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How can you remove dead skin cells from face?

How can you remove dead skin cells from face?

Exfoliation: Gentle exfoliation with a commercially available facial scrub, or use of a facial brush like the clarisonic. ...Read more

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What does a brown recluse spider look like dead?

What does a brown recluse spider look like dead?

Brown Recluse: In the mature brown recluse spider as well as some other species of recluse spiders, the dark violin marking is well defined, with the neck of the violin pointing toward the bulbous abdomen. The abdomen is uniformly colored, although the coloration can range from light tan to dark brown, and is covered with numerous fine hairs that provide a velvety appearance. ...Read more

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How is a dead fetus removed from a woman's body?

Depends on situation: In some cases the fetal material may be infected or unresponsive to a hormonal induction & require surgical removal. In early pregnancy, it often sheds without help as a miscarriage. Later removal can be assisted by meds applied to the cervix & induction. Sometimes, the physician must assist the process with a dilation & curettage where remaining debris is removed manually. ...Read more

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How to remove dead cell caused by wound in face?

How to remove dead cell caused by wound in face?

Dead Cell???: Can you be more descriptive of what you mean by a 'dead cell'? If you're asking about wound healing, dead cells are eventually sloughed as the healing process occurs. ...Read more

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What causes multible coiled hairs in a follicle?

May be genetic: Ingrown hair are usually familiar more. Common with black races. Often resulting in razor bumps a few days after shaving as new hair coils back into the skin causing skin irritation and inflammation.This resolves if hair is allowed to grow longer or frequent shaving or use certain depilatory cream or powder. ...Read more

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How to safely remove dead skin cells off of face?

How to safely remove dead skin cells off of face?

Dead skin cells: Used and recommended by spas and dermatologists, clarisonic sonic skin cleansing systems use a patented sonic frequency of more than 300 movements per second to gently, yet thoroughly remove 6x more makeup and 2x more dirt and oil than cleansing with your hands alone. ...Read more

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What is a follicle in an ovary and what is it for?

What is a follicle in an ovary and what is it for?

It contains an egg: The follicle is a small bubble inside the ovary which contains the developing (microscopic) egg. Each cycle, as the egg develops, it is contained within the small fluid-filled follicle. This grows to about 2cm size, and at ovulation the follicle opens at the surface of the ovary, spilling out the fluid and releasing the mature egg. ...Read more

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Can follicle in the ovary become large or grow big?

Yes: Every month, a group of eggs or follicles starts the maturing process in the ovaries. One follicle becomes the dominant or main one. It's usually about 20mm or 1 inch in size. If that egg is not released, it can continue to grow and becomes a simple cyst. These can commonly grow to several centimeters in size and occasionally very large. ...Read more

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Will follicles continue to grow after ovidrel shot?

Monitoring: Usually trial ultrasounds are done throughout the fertility process to monitor the follicular growth and development and to help minimize the risk of ovarian hyerpstimulation ...Read more

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What is the difference between a follicle and a cyst?  

Pocket v sac: A follicle is a tiny pouch at base of each hair that grows on the body. If one of these follicles get clogged, a collection of sebaceous material or broken down hair plugs can form, and when surrounded by a wall, it becomes a cyst. Often these grow under the skin (subcutaneous), and with hot compresses may resorb on their own. Sometimes they don't and may have to be drained or removed by the doc. ...Read more