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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