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Colon 20cm resection 10days ago(75 y old).Today, discovered all colon dead(arteriosclerosis).So, had total colectomy(1.5 meter).Was that medical error?
My father had cancer colon and did subtotal colectomy , liver metastasis and intestinal leakage occuerd , ileostomy was done.Can reanastomosis done
Having 20cm of sm intest (at terminal ileum) removed due to IBD. What's avg length of hospital stay after surgery? Basic phys feelings after surgery?
SubColectomy w/Ileostomy Placmnt in 01, Abdominal Dishences frm c.diff infec causin rectum removl. Ileostomy revisn X2 in 09. Reversal Possible now?
Maybe: It depends on whether or not the rectum was removed or not. There's no reason to think you have a sphincter problem, and if that's true, along with the presence of the rectum, you may be able to get reversed. Without most of the colon, likely to have frequent BM's. see a colorectal surgeon for a more complete eval. Hope this helps! ...Read more
Three month before I have urinary infection my psa 7.Now i taken free/total psa 1.O7 free psa o.089 % free/total psa 8.31% advice me as i req biopsy?
Numbers are confusin: If you had an UTI and psa was 7 , first why did they get a psa second is it 3 mo after the infection and what is the psa how does the prostate feel. ...Read more
Done with12 chemo runs colon cancer 3 week ago, body scan &blood clean, today passed out in the tub then came to quick chemo related? Sugar good
contact your Oncolog: Your oncologist needs to be informed about this episode. I am sure, he/she can find out what caused you to pass out and remedy your problem. ...Read more
So I'm on day 12 of having stitches in my fingers. 30 stitches total. They come out tomorrow. How important is elevation after stitch removal?
3 weeks out of partial thyroid removal. Pre-surg TSH 1.27 miu/l: ft4 .9 ng/dl: after surgery TSH 3.150 miu/l: ft4 .96. Do i need medication?
Not yet based on lab: Usually after partial or total thyroid removal it can take a while before medication may be needed. Every patient is different as to when they need medication. You are still making thyroid hormone from what's left, it appears your TSH has risen in just 3 weeks and may mean you might need medication soon. Normally we look for TSH to be above 4.5 before starting medication. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
After prostate remove surgery by robot in jan.All done supplemental radiation june 24th. 50 years old in sept, what kind of exercise is best 268#5'8"?
After my liver function test,my results shows:total protein 84, albumin 48, globulin 36. Any problem with my health since i have higher total protein?
No: You may just not have enough water the day the blood was drawn. You were probably fasting and did not even drink water. ...Read more
My total psa 1.07 free psa 0.O89 % free/total psa 8.31% with this report advice me shall i take biopsy?
164lb male 64 w/robotic prostatectomy day surgery was given 120mg lovenox (enoxaparin) inj 8hrs after surgery. Pt died in 3 days. Was 120mg a possible overdose?
Mg/kg bid: I am sorry for your loss. Dosage of Lovenox (enoxaparin) can vary depending on indication and renal function. To treat clot found in a cancer patient may have ordered 1 mg/kg. Patients with cancer are at increased risk for blood clot. Stress of surgery also can increase risk for myocardial infarction. Your doctors may have found a clot in the leg they were treating and pulmonary embolism is possible. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Yes: It depends on the reconstruction. If you have a j pouch and the contents are moving through rapidly and you have not adapted, a patient may have many stools per day and the area around the anus may be raw. Local treament with creams to the area are helpful. If it remains, your doctor can add things to thicken the stool or medicine to slow it done until you adapt. Good luck. ...Read more
3 years after my papıllary cancer treatment wıth total tıroıdektomı wıth 125 mcg ıodıne, stıll 480 antı tg even no resıdu on body scan. What to do?
Delivery job entails lifting 75-150 lbs, walk 6-8 miles, in and out of truck 200 times.Had menisectomy, hernia surgery. Now TKR.Can I still do my job?
Robotic total lap hyst with bil ovaries & Fallopian tubes & cervix removed.how long after surgery can I start restricting calories to lose Weight?
Recovery activities: The recovery period for your surgery is typically 2-4 weeks. Discuss with your doctor regarding your post operative activities allowed. ...Read more
To compensate for high shbg (causes low free t) use 1testim gel daily. Usually raises total t from about 550 to 690. Last month total t =1100. Error?
I had anal fissure surg on tues today thurs. Instruction if no bm in 48hrs use miralax (polyethylene glycol). Is 48hrs mean from 9am surgery or actual end of thurs?
Start: Just consider the start of the day as 48 hr for that purpose. ...Read more
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