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Do people with cystic fibrosis have a lot of pain?

Do people with cystic fibrosis have a lot of pain?

Cystic fibrosis: Patients with CF can suffer from sinus, respiratory, pancreatic, and biliary disease. They can also experience infertility, musculoskeletal disease, kidney stones, recurrent venous thrombosis, and small bowel obstruction. Obviously, some of these complications are associated with varying degrees of pain. It is probably more appropriate to ask about the overall morbidity of the disease. ...Read more

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Cystic Fibrosis (Definition)

A genetic disorder of the lungs and digestive tract. It causes recurrent lung infections and inhibits growth in patients and average life expectancy of patients with cystic fibrosis ...Read more


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Do people with sarcoidosis have a lot of pain?

Do people with sarcoidosis have a lot of pain?

Sarcoidosis and pain: chest pain is a fairly common complaint among patients with sarcoidosis and some also develop a form of arthritis that can be painful. The majority of patients with sarcoidosis do not feel pain and of course patients with sarcoidosis can have pains unrelated to their sarcoidosis just like anyone else. ...Read more

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Do people with pancreatitis have a lot of pain?

Yes: Pancreatitis, acute of chronic usually causes abdominal pain that may seem to extend to the back. ...Read more

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Do people with sever's disease have a lot of pain?

Do people with sever's disease have a lot of pain?

1: Severs disease is really not a 'disease' at all. It simply refers to growth plate pain that occurs in the heel of a child. It can occur in children usually from age 8-13 and who are active in sports. Treatment includes silicone heel cups, icing, antiinflammatory pain medication and often reducing the sports activity. Once the child matures the pain is less likely to occur. ...Read more

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Do people with asthma have a lot of pain?

Do people with asthma have a lot of pain?

Not usually: People with asthma may have some chest pain when they are having other asthma symptoms, but this is not a common symptom. ...Read more

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Do people with aspiration pneumonia have a lot of pain?

Do people with aspiration pneumonia have a lot of pain?

No: Not typically, aspiration pneumonia is not typically painful, unless there is some complication of the pneumonia or a condition related that predisposed to aspiration is causing pain. ...Read more

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Do people with dyslipidemia have a lot of pain?

Do people with dyslipidemia have a lot of pain?

Dyslipidemia: Dyslipidemia (usually very high cholesterol levels) does not cause pain until you have your heart attack (chest pain) or blockage of an artery in a limb (peripheral vascular disease). Another kind of dyslipidemia involves very high triglycerides (> 1000 mg/dl); this can cause acute pancreatitis, a very painful inflammation of the pancreas causing severe abdominal pain radiating to the back. ...Read more

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Do people with renal trauma have a lot of pain?

Do people with renal trauma have a lot of pain?

Varies: Depends on extent of injury. A high grade injury with large hematoma stretching the capsule will typically cause a lot of flank/ back pain, but an inordinate amount of worsening pain should be investigated by your doc for worsening of injury, infection, or missed injury. ...Read more

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Do people with angioedema have a lot of pain?

Not necesarily: Depends which part of the body is involved. Most of the cases you will feel itching and swelling. Scratching that area will lead to progressively worse swelling. ...Read more

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Do people with endomyometritis have a lot of pain?

Do people with endomyometritis have a lot of pain?

Endomyometritis: Women with endomyometritis typically have fever and associated rapid heart rate, midline lower abdominal pain, and uterine tenderness. They may also have chills, headache, malaise, or loss of appetite. I am not familiar with exactly how exquisite her belly pain may be. Considering the possible complications of endometritis, such as peritonitis or sepsis, pain might be the least of her concerns. ...Read more

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Do people with sarcoma have a lot of pain?

Do people with sarcoma have a lot of pain?

They can: Depending upon where the sarcoma is and what tissues are involved, patients with sarcoma may have pain. Often the pain resolves as the sarcoma responds to therapy but sometimes not. It is important that the oncologist know about any pain the patient may be having so that it can be addressed. There are many options available to treat pain. Pain is not a symptom to ignore/ put up with. ...Read more

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Do people with esophagitis have a lot of pain?

Do people with esophagitis have a lot of pain?

Quite variable: People with esophagitis, usually caused by acid refluxing from the stomach because the valve between the stomach and esophagus isn't properly functioning, can have varying degrees of discomfort. Some have absolutely no symptoms and some have quite severe symptoms of burning pain in the upper abdomen, lower chest. Alcohol, coffee, large meals can all contribute to these symptoms. ...Read more

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Do people with hydrocephalus have a lot of pain?

Do people with hydrocephalus have a lot of pain?

Usually not: Chronic hydrocephalus is typically painless, but people who develop it very rapidly will sometimes complain of headache before exhibiting the more typical symptoms of lethargy and confusion. ...Read more

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Do people with gastroparesis have a lot of pain?

Do people with gastroparesis have a lot of pain?

Sxs of gastroparesis: Regardless of cause, gastroparesis (delayed gastric emptying) presents with heartburn, chronic or intermittent nausea, vomiting (of old food), bloating, early satiety (fill up quickly), or abdominal pain postprandially (after eating). In mild cases, symptoms subside when the gut is empty but return when again full. One sees increased symptoms after a large solid meal vs a liquid one. Get checked. ...Read more

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Do people with myringitis bullosa have a lot of pain?

Do people with myringitis bullosa have a lot of pain?

Bullous myringitis: Myringitis bullosa is an ear infection where the causative germ actually induces a blister on the surface of the ear drum. Usually, but not always, this causes a severe earache. It is treatable with common antibiotics. ...Read more

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