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Dr. Harinder Gill
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Exsel (Overview)

Exsel is a skin-related agent.


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My stomach feels heavy what can cause that?

My stomach feels heavy what can cause that?

Stomache heavy ?: See u pcp for evaluation abd work up. ...Read more

Dr. Harinder Gill
16 doctors shared insights

Exsel (Overview)

Exsel is a skin-related agent.


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How well does selenium sulfide in the treatment of persistent, chronic dandruff work?

How well does selenium sulfide in the treatment of persistent, chronic dandruff work?

Anti-dandruff 'poos: Dandruff is associated with malassezia fungus infection. Selenium sulfide should work well but you can also try dandruff shampoos that contains zinc pyrithione, which can reduce the fungus; salicylic acid, which works as a sort of scrub to slough off dead skin; or ketoconazole, which works against a broad array of fungi. See a Dermatologist if these don't work. Take care. ...Read more

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What hapens when i eat loads of mechanical pencil leads?

What hapens when i eat loads of mechanical pencil leads?

Non-toxic but test 4: Fortunately, pencil lead doesn't contain lead, a highly toxic substance, but is made of graphites, a form of carbon that is generally non-toxic. The big question is why are you doing this? Eating undigestible things like graphites is called pica ; is often a sign of lead or zinc deficiency, but can also be related to emotional problems. See http://www.Nlm.Nih.Gov/medlineplus/ency/article/001538.Htm. ...Read more

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Gotta pressure n back between shoulder blades like it needs cracked. Muscle or nerve? Makes breathing different when over worked. No asthma bn chked

Gotta pressure n back between shoulder blades like it needs cracked. Muscle or nerve? Makes breathing different when over worked. No asthma bn chked

Many answers: It is hard to provide a good answer given the possibilities. Per chance you have been overworking your muscles? Wonder why your icon shows a female face when you are male? ...Read more

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Do beef/eggs actually cause cad?

Do beef/eggs actually cause cad?

Heredity and diet: CAD is related to heredity, diet, physical activity, blood pressure, diabetes etc. In a genetically susceptible person consumption of beef and eggs may promote the development of cad. ...Read more

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How do I know whether scoliosis or heavy breasts causing back pain?

How do I know whether scoliosis or heavy breasts causing back pain?

Potentially: Scoliosis and having heavy breasts can definitely cause or aggravate back pain. There are a number of potential treatments available that may help. I would encourage you to be seen. Thank you for the question. ...Read more

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What can cause bad chest pain after thoracoscopy surgery?

What can cause bad chest pain after thoracoscopy surgery?

Multiple: Thoracoscopy is still surgery. You can still have a broken rib, nerve compression, hematoma, inflammation, etc. Talk to your surgeon about your concerns. ...Read more

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Chest pains during strain or sneezing. Is my chest just really weak?

Chest pains during strain or sneezing. Is my chest just really weak?

Muscular or pleural: Chest pain that occurs with sneeze, strain, cough, or deep breath suggests either the muscles of respiration are sore or there is underlying pleurisy (or pericarditis). Blood test and examination can distinguish these in most cases. Ibuprofen is often helpful for all of the above. I certainly wouldn't blame a "weak chest"! ...Read more

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I cant move left arm & upper chest normally since thoracotomy caused scar tissue. What to do?

I cant move left arm & upper chest normally since thoracotomy caused scar tissue. What to do?

Scar tissue: Scar tissue after thoracotomy can limit usual range of motion. How long ago was the surgery? What is your general health & mobility like? Answers to these questions can determine if you will improve with time or if you need a scar revision. Consult with us. ...Read more

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Can rib get injured after lifting something heavy?

Can rib get injured after lifting something heavy?

Yes: It may slip and lead to a condition called slipped rib syndrome. It can be manually replaced by an osteopathic physician, physical therapist or chiropractor. ...Read more

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I am prone to spont. Coronary artery dissectn's & have had 3. Could holding my breath and tensing my body hard to stop hiccup cause another dissectn?

I am prone to spont. Coronary artery dissectn's & have had 3. Could holding my breath and tensing my body hard to stop hiccup cause another dissectn?

spontaneous dissecti: We generally think these happen because of spot increases in wall stress. Those things you list could possibly cause this. Check this wiki out: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/coronary_artery_dissection. ...Read more

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What cause bad breath ? How could u fix that problem bad breath

What cause bad breath ? How could u fix that problem bad breath

VSC: Vsc, or variable sulfur compound, is the end product of blood. Bleeding in your mouth is due to gingival inflammation from food impaction, abscess, infection, faulty restorations. Other cause of bad breath is medical related (gi problems, diabetes). Treatment required treating the cause of bad breath. ...Read more

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Herniated disk & ruptured & bulging, have endometriosis even after partial hyster. Had it & have it bad, back pain bad, can endo make back pain worse?

Yes: Endometriosis spills all over, and one of the muscles where it can seed is the psoas. The psoas plays a role in back pain and overall stability of the spine, it can cause compression of the spine and sacroiliac joint when in severe spasm. Try upward dog or cobra positions with deep breathing to see if it helps to alleviate component of your pain that's muscular. ...Read more

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What can cause bad chest pains. It hurts when I swallow or breathe. ?

What can cause bad chest pains. It hurts when I swallow or breathe.
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Need more info.: Pain with swallowing can occur when one has inflammation of the throat from an infection or from reflux of acid from the stomach. Pain from taking a breath can signal an upper respiratory infection such as bronchitis, tracheitis, pneumonia or from pleurisy (inflammation of the lining surrounding the lungs). It's important to see ones doctor for any of these problems. ...Read more

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Having stomach pains when running . Like a period cramp but worse . What could that mean ?

Having stomach pains when running . Like a period cramp but worse . What could that mean ?

Gas? GYN? spasm?: Altered blood flow to gut while running can give cramps; bouncing around can jostle ovarian cysts, etc. And cause pain/discomfort. Right upper quadrant pain ("stitch") can come from increased blood flow to liver stretching the surrounding capsule. Running can increase reflux into esophagus see your doc, get examined. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take selenium sulfide while pregnant or breastfeeding?

Is it safe to take selenium sulfide while pregnant or breastfeeding?

No: Selenium sulfide is used in topical creams (for dermatitis, or "rash") and shampoos (notably selsun blue, for dandruff). The easy answer is yes and the complicated answer is no. The reason? It is categorized as "c" meaning there are no studies in pregnancy documenting it's safety. So, doctors say, "if the benefits outweigh the unknown risks, go ahead." so...Shampoo -- yes. Topical cream -- no. ...Read more

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What is causing my chest, lung and shoulder pain when taking deep breaths?

What is causing my chest, lung and shoulder pain when taking deep breaths?

See below: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. Only after a thorough evaluation, including examination and possibly labs and other tests, can your doctor correctly diagnose you and treat you effectively. ...Read more