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My whole body if it gets cut in any of the part of my skin therewill be hump of skin coming. Plz help me with this. Is the any treatment.

My whole body if it gets cut in any of the part of my skin therewill be hump of skin coming. Plz help me with this. Is the any treatment.

Not sure: There is an entity called bechet's disease that is associated with something called pathergy. If you stick a needle in the skin, you get a bump. It is associated with oral and genital ulcers. Here is a link to see if you may have any of the other symptoms. Http://www. Behcets. Com/site/pp. Asp? C=bhjijsocjrh&b=260521

could also just be prominent scar formation called keloids. ...Read more

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How to reduce the dowager hump?

Strength: Strengthening muscles can be helpful and postural supports. Unfortunately bone is stronger than muscle and this cannot be reversed but you can use your muscles to try to avoid. ...Read more

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What dowager was the hump on neck named after? Why?

What dowager was the hump on neck named after? Why?

Dowager's Hump: A dowager is a older woman who is dignified. Older women often had a kyphotic spinal hump, thus came the term dowager’s hump. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: dowager hump?

What is the definition or description of: dowager hump?

See below: An abnormal outward curvature of the thoracic vertebrae of the upper back. Compression of the front portion of the involved vertebrae due to osteoporosis leads to forward bending of the spine (kyphosis) and creates a hump at the upper back. Like most osteoporotic changes, it is often preventable. ...Read more

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Is dowager's hump functional in preventing someone from falling back?

Is dowager's hump functional in preventing someone from falling back?

No: Dowager's hump causes the upper thoraic spine to develop a fat pad due to changes in posture.
Falling is a neurologic problem.
I don't think it is natures way of padding a fall. It would be difficult to fall on the upper back without injuring other areas.
Interesting thought though...Perhaps you know more about this. ...Read more

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I have bad posture. So I think its a spur or early dowager hump. What can I do to get rid of it?

I have bad posture. So I think its a spur or early dowager hump. What can I do to get rid of it?

See below: Work with a physical therapist or a yoga therapist. They can help you learn what good posture looks like and what exercises you need to do to attain a better posture. Once you get the "feel" of good posture, repeated attention to this will change your old patterns over time. ...Read more

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The physical therapist said that the dowager’s hump was almost like a spinal infusion. What did she mean?

The physical therapist said that the dowager’s hump was almost like a spinal infusion. What did she mean?

Vertebral fracture: Dowager humps is usually cused by a wedge fracture due to osteoporosis in older women producind the back hump known in medicine by the term kyphosis.It can involve one or several vertebraes. ...Read more

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Was treated with botox in neck to help with dowager's hump, and muscle weekness. It has not helped but made it a lot worse. Anything I can do?

Was treated with botox in neck to help with dowager's hump, and muscle weekness. It has not helped but made it a lot worse. Anything I can do?

Exercise: Try to do isometric and other neck exercise. It is a good idea to see a physical therapist to learn how to do these exercises properly. All of botox's effects completely disappear after 3 months, but the weakness often gets better after a few weeks, especially with daily exercise. ...Read more

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How would I go about getting my dowenger hump on my neck removed safely?

How would I go about getting my dowenger hump on my neck removed safely?

Neck: Lipo can be performed it is usually caused by steroid use, high chance of seroma as well as wound dehiscence
i would recommend going to your internal physician to get checked out first. ...Read more

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Treatment of e d?

Treatment of e d?

Several: Ed is treated depending on the cause, for example, if your testosterone is low, than replacing testosterone (there are rx creams) will help. If it is generalized ed from "aging" with underlying hypertension or diabetes, the rx meds can be very beneficial (viagra, levitra, (vardenafil) cialis). If needed, there are also surgical options available. Discuss with your dr for the best option for you. ...Read more

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Treatment of infantigo?

Treatment of infantigo?

Antibiotics: This is also known more commonly as impetigo. It is usually caused by strep and /or staph bacteria. It does require antibiotics to be cured although these can be oral or topical. But must be gotten by prescription from a doctor. ...Read more

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Treatment for hemrhoid?

Treatment for hemrhoid?

Two ways: Non surgical:
most hemorrhoids can be treated with simple changes to diet and bowel habits.
Fixative procedures include tying off the hemorrhoids with a rubber band or using heat, lasers, or electric current to create scar tissue (coagulation therapy).
Surgical:
surgical removal of hemorrhoids.
Some we mix both methods. ...Read more

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Is there treatment for nec?

Is there treatment for nec?

Yes: If by nec you mean necrotizing enterocolitis. Treatment usually involves stopping feedings, relieving gas in the intestines by use of a small suction tube and initiation of antibiotics. ...Read more

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Is there treatment for lks?

Landau- Kleffner Syn: Treatment is limited. You can learn more about landau-kleffner syndrome at: http://www. Medicinenet. Com/landau-kleffner_syndrome/page3.Htm#what_treatments_are_available. ...Read more

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Best treatment for alopesia?

Best treatment for alopesia?

Varies with cause: Alopecia can occur from a variety of causes from hair eating to cause unknown. Treatments vary with the cause. ...Read more

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Treatment of bronchiastasisl?

Treatment of bronchiastasisl?

Bronchiectasis?: Should be followed by pcp or pulmonologist. Needs work up. ...Read more

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Treatment of ac. Dacryocytitis?

Treatment of ac. Dacryocytitis?

Antibiotics: Oral antibiotics. Then followed by a dacryocystorhinosty (dcr) when infection resolved. ...Read more

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Treatment for erythemanodosum?

Treatment for erythemanodosum?

Sski: Treatment is super saturated potassium iodide by mouth. However, at the same time doctor needs to look for underlying cause such as drug reaction, infection with strep, TB etc, or rarely a lymphoproliferative disorder. ...Read more

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Is there home treatment for ed?

Is there home treatment for ed?

Yes: Losing weight and increasing exercise is the best home treatment for erectile dysfunction. Have your provider check a testosterone level to make sure it's in good range. ...Read more

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What's a good treatment for ed?

What's a good treatment for ed?

Start with herbal: As long as you don't have cardiovascular problems you can try my favorite "steel libido" from the health food store. If this fails you need to see your physician for medications and other interventions. ...Read more

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What is treatment for headace?

What is treatment for headace?

Millions: A million things have caused headaches and a million things have been tried to cure them. Why guess about a million things! See your doctor for proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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What is the treatment forlupus?

What is the treatment forlupus?

It depends: It depends on the severity of the disease and the areas involved. Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine) is virtually always the basis of any therapy for lupus. Other meds are needed for more serious involvement such as the kidneys or nervous system. ...Read more

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Plz give me for pile treatment.

Plz give me for pile treatment.

Piles = Hemorrhoids: There are three steps to self treating hemorrhoids (blood clots in the rectal veins).

1. Soak: keep the area clean so that infection doesn't set in.

2. Soften your stool: keep from bearing down hard when having a bm so that the clot doesn't grow

3. And finally, steroids to shrink up the inflammation. ...Read more

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What is the exablate® treatment?

What is the exablate® treatment?

Fibroid treatment: Exablate involves no surgery (uses MRI & us). The patient is sedated with pain medication, but is conscious, and so she can be treated outside of the hospital. Since some patients have reported successful pregnancy afterward, it may be a good option for women of childbearing age. While it is more costly up front, patients report few adverse events, and may have decreased costs over the long term. ...Read more

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Best treatment of hyperhidrisis?

Best treatment of hyperhidrisis?

Aluminum chloride: Antipersperants with aluminum chloride are good--need liquids or gels with higher concentration. The canadian hyperhidrosis advisory committee treatment guidelines recommends an aluminium chloride hexahydrate salicylic acid gel as initial treatment for underarm, hand or feet. Botox can be used under the arms. Oxybutinin (ditropan) is a pill. See http://www. Nlm. Nih. Gov/medlineplus/ency/article/0072. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for cinus?

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What is the treatment for cinus?

Depends. . .: If you have sinus congestion due to allergies, try avoiding allergen. If you can't, then you may want to consider saline nasal wash, an otc antihistamine or prescription nasal steroid. If you have a sinus infection, it's most likely due to a virus and doesn't require antibiotics, just lots of time. Check out http://www. Choosingwisely. Org/doctor-patient-lists/treating-sinusitis/. ...Read more

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Best treatment for sea dickmess?

Best treatment for sea dickmess?

Antihistamines: For sea sickness:
dramamine (dimenhydrinate) is the most commonly used one. Other are Diphenhydramine (benadryl) and meclizine.

In order to prevent sea sickness you need to take them before you start feeling sick, preferably before you get on a boat. Meclizine has less of a drowsiness effect, the rest may make you drowsy. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for safety?

What is the treatment for safety?

None: Safety is the goal. Why treat it? It is not a disease or a problem. ...Read more

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What is tha treatment of horniya?

What is tha treatment of horniya?

Hernia: Surgery is the only treatment that can permanently fix a hernia. Surgery may be more risky for patients with serious medical problems. If the hernia is small and not causing symptoms, your surgeon may just need to watch it to make sure it is not growing or causing problems. ...Read more

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Treatment for trimethylaminauria?

Treatment for trimethylaminauria?

Trimethylaminuria: There is no known cure or treatment for the disorder. People affected live relatively normal lives by managing their symptoms and with counseling. When the condition is suspected or known to occur in a family, genetic testing can be helpful in identifying the specific individuals who have or carry the disorder. ...Read more

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What treatment is good for p.A.D.

Poor circulation: Check your lipid profile. If your cholesterol levels are elevated your doctor may want to start you on statin medication. ...Read more

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What is the treatment of acute mi?

What is the treatment of acute mi?

Stents: Besides meds need a stent. Also Plavix (clopidogrel) or prasugrel. ...Read more

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Prophyriya treatment & medication?

Prophyriya treatment & medication?

Porphyria: Group of inherited disorders affecting enzymes in production of heme. High carbohydrate diet or infusion of 10% glucose during crises. Hematin and heme arginate are choice drugs for acute event. Consult hematologist for optimal solutions. ...Read more