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Electric Shock While Pregnant
Very safe: I do electro convulsive shock treatment/ect for treating mostly severe depression. It is a very safe treatment and has rare side effects... Headache or some body aches and pains etc. Some memory loss but it comes back. It is costly and does not last long, but can pull you out of severe depression for a year or so. Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
Depression: For severe and refractory depression ECT (electroconvulsive therapy) can be an effective treatment. Basically, after being given an anesthetic, electric current is given which causes a brief seizure. This sounds barbaric, but in fact it often reboots the brain relieving major depression. Read more
Muscles: Shocks: At low energy levels, electric shocks stimulate the individual muscle cells to twitch singly. At medium energy levels, the muscle cells contract as a group within a muscle bundle. At high energy levels, the whole muscle group will contract. Excessive energy will damage the muscle and release proteins that can cause kidney failure. Read more
Trigeminal Neuralgia: This affliction can cause great grief for many of its sufferers. The facial nerves run in front of your ear, and when irritated they cause excruciating pain in the side of the face. We don't know all the different ways this nerve can be irritated or stimulated. It has been said that a brush of wind can cause the symptoms. The pain is described as lancinating but brief. Talk to your doctor about treatment options. Read more
Shocks in head: And headaches at time. Please start by seeing your doc. He/she may refer you to a neurologist who can test your nerves. Peace and good health. Read more
See a doctor: Without further history and the ability to do an exam cannot forward a diagnosis. See somebody who can and get this evaluated. Good luck. Read more
Sciatica: When a spur on the adjacent bone joint irritates a nerve leaving the spinal cord through the bony spinal column, a sensation of electrical shock is felt in the area the nerve travels to. Sometimes the cushioning discs between the bony pieces of the spinal column degenerate with protrusion that can similarly irritate a nerve. It is wise to have a physician evaluate this symptom. Read more
Neurological: It appears that you have something involving your nervous system and this should be evaluated by a neurologist Read more
Only if: You are lighting up....no concern for "every now and then- if perstient- get checked. Read more
Sounds like nerve: Pain, from your limited description. Other things to watch for would be any weakness, muscle wasting or limited range of motion of the shoulder or neck or pain. If this persist, get it checked out by your doc. Read more
What should I do about pain shooting down my leg? It started a few days ago and is like an electric shock.
R/O SCIATICA: Your age and description of symptoms is suggestive of sciatica. You need a full exam and focused Neuro exam with reflexes Checked. Also X-ray of lumbar spine and if no improvement an MRI to rule out arthritis a bulging disc or congenital back issue. Till then no heavy lifting F/U with doctor for medical treatment. NSAID/Muscle Relaxant. Also start a GF DIET WHOLEAPPROACH. COM& focus on WG LOSS. Read more
I had an electric shock yesterday via a wall plug, at the time the plug wasn't connected to the socket however am I ok?
Probably fine: I am guessing that the shock came with ordinary house current on your hand. If it was momentary, and you do not see a burn on the part that got the shock, then you should be fine. Hopefully the current did not pass through your body to a grounded area on another part of the body. Read more
Hi dr. I have some problem in left side of tongue, its not paining, feeling like small electric shock, earlier it was not there, ?
A condition in which a person cannot circulate enough blood (carrying oxygen and nutrients) to the vital organs in the body. If shock persists, various parts of the body will stop working, and the person will die. Causes of shock include injuries, excessive bleeding, heart failure, infections, chemical imbalances, ...Read more
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