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Why would someone get a Neisseria gonorrhoeae DNA hybridization?

Why would someone get a Neisseria gonorrhoeae DNA hybridization?

DNA hybridization…: Test is used to screen a pt for the std gonorrhea or to confirm current infection. It is done on fluid from the cervix (female) or the urethra (male). ...Read more

In Situ (Definition)

Means localosed in place. Medical terms is for carcinoma "localized and did not spread out" it is really description of precancerous condition with bad name that disturbs many patients. Carcinoma in situ is not a killer. If left untreated will develop into invasive cancer ...Read more


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What exactly is fish oil good for?

What exactly is fish oil good for?

High cholesterol: Fish oil is high in omega-3 fatty acids. These are good for lowering your LDL cholesterol and your triglycerides and improving your cardiac health. Red krill oil has the same benefits without the fishy taste or fishy burps. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how much time does it take mercury from fish to leave your body?

Can you tell me how much time does it take mercury from fish to leave your body?

Many months: According to the cdc summary, mercury half-life as measured in urine is 1-3 months. (http://www. Cdc. Gov/biomonitoring/mercury_biomonitoringsummary. Html) this means more than 99% will be out of the body after 5 half lives (5 to 15 months). ...Read more

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Cadio cath 30%lad blood works normal put on statins can I replace that with fish oil or natural alternative if so what and how much, is 30%lad bad. Ta?

Cadio cath 30%lad blood works normal put on statins can I replace that with fish oil or natural alternative if so what and how much, is 30%lad bad. Ta?

No, and maybe: Stains will significantly lower LDL and stabilize plaques and may even cause regression of the plaque. Primary prevention with statins is also well documented. No other agent or class has this data. 30 percent is not bad due to the fact its not blocking flow but can rupture and cause a heart attack. ...Read more

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My phy exam urine pH is 8.5.My diet is largely vegetarian other than one egg, yogurt, some fish/1-1.5 oz/day of meat. Do I need to take any measure?

My phy exam urine pH is 8.5.My diet is largely vegetarian other than one egg, yogurt, some fish/1-1.5 oz/day of meat. Do I need to take any measure?

Normal: Urine ph ranges from 4.5--8.High urine ph indicates that urine is alkaline, which is normal with the intake of vegetables, dairy ad citrus fruits. It can indicate abnormal renal function when the creatinine in the blood is above normal. High urine ph can indicate urinary tract infection if burning urination is present. ...Read more

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Is basa fish safe to eat?

Is basa fish safe to eat?

Bass fish?: If from a reliable source, bass fish is a good source of protein and omega 3. .. ...Read more

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My mom complained about pain after eating fish. Toxic?

My mom complained about pain after eating fish. Toxic?

Not acutely.: This would more likely require chronic ingestion of contaminated fish. You did not specify were the pain was, but I assume gi. Most liekly the result of indigestion or other benign GI malady. ...Read more

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In wich way can fish oil benefit my health?

In wich way can fish oil benefit my health?

Fish oil: Refer to this wiki for lots of information on fish oil:

http://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/fish_oil. ...Read more

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On warfarin. Fell yesterday. Calf swelled to the size of a grapefruit with jelly like fish raised marks. Painful. Burning. Er just took a cat scan and sent me home. Wat shld I do now? Help!

On warfarin. Fell yesterday. Calf swelled to the size of a grapefruit with jelly like fish raised marks. Painful. Burning. Er just took a cat scan and sent me home. Wat shld I do now? Help!

If numbness/worse ER: A tissue bleed (hematoma) can be managed w watchful reassessment (could measure the circumference) with analgesics/warm compresses. If the swelling worsens, pin gets worse, or numbness in foot develops need to return to er to rule out a compartment syndrome (compression of tissue, blood vessels, and nerves in a fascial compartment like te calf). This can occur if ongoing bleeding on warfarin. ...Read more

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My adams apple hurt its very tender I had an allergic reaction to fish two weeks ago took all my meds what is the problem now?

My adams apple hurt its very tender I had an allergic reaction to fish two weeks ago took all my meds what is the problem now?

Adams apple pain: You may not be having an allergic reaction. It is possible that you may have a fish bone in your throat/larynx. I would suggest you see an ENT (otolaryngologist) and who can look with a light down into your throat and make sure it does not have a fishbone or ulcer in this area. ...Read more

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Sev. Dev. Delay -array comparative genetic hybridization (acgh) results indicate no abnormalities- would full genetic sequencing be advised (knome)?

Sev. Dev. Delay -array comparative genetic hybridization (acgh) results indicate no abnormalities- would full genetic sequencing be advised (knome)?

Not necessarily: Newer genetic tests provide incite into a variety of issues like autism & other developmental variations. Yet causation remains elusive in many cases. Sadly, an injury to the developing brain centers from an unrecognized event in an otherwise normal pregnancy is a likely cause for many. This occurs in at least half of cerebral palsy cases & dev. Delay could be produced in others, yet hard to prove. ...Read more

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What is : AC anti nuclear test? And it gave me this result : fluorescence positive a 1/320 (finement granulaire) what does that mean?

What is : AC anti nuclear test? And it gave me this result : fluorescence positive a 1/320 (finement granulaire) what does that mean?

Autoantibody: This is an autoantibody and you need to say why it was ordered? By itself it may not mean much but in the context of clinical symptoms it can indicate autoimmune disease such as lupus. The pattern (finement) differs between autoimmune diseases. ...Read more

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Allergy test I took to nuts, fish, milk, soy, was negative. This means, there is no reason for the tongue to swell, and kill me? I have health anxiety

Allergy test I took to nuts, fish, milk, soy, was negative. This means, there is no reason for the tongue to swell, and kill me? I have health anxiety

Allergy tests: The tests you had done were food allergens. Although it is encouraging that they are negative, there are other things you could be allergic to, such as aeroallergens: pollens, grasses, trees, weeds and even animals. Any kind of a reaction to allergen could cause tongue swelling. There are other causes of tongue swelling, but allergies & trauma are most common. Not common to kill, though. ...Read more

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What type of fish is high in cholesterol?

Anchovies....: Www. Cholesterolcholesterol. Com/fish (see amount of cholesterol per each fish here) good fish to eat. The american dietetic association recommends:
salmon, tuna, trout, herring, sardines, mackerel. Any health benefits from fish are cancelled out if you deep-fry them in a vat of vegetable. ...Read more

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Anyone take fish oils to help with low mood, and found it actually helped?

Anyone take fish oils to help with low mood, and found it actually helped?

Yes: There is research data linking low levels of epa and dha (in fish oil) to depression, violent behavior, suicide, and some learning disabilities. To make a difference with depression, you need to take enough fish oil consistently -- at least 1-2 grams per day of the epa part -- total fish oil would be at least 2-4 grams/day. Http://www. Drweil. Com/drw/u/qaa400988/fish-oil-for-depression. Html. ...Read more

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I was stung by a jelly fish a few months ago and in the area I was stung I am still feeling numbness and a tingling sensation at times. Is it normal?

I was stung by a jelly fish a few months ago and in the area I was stung I am still feeling numbness and a tingling sensation at times. Is it normal?

Not really.: Jellyfish sting reactions usually only last a few days to a week. If you're still having symptoms a month later, something else is going on. Let your doctor or a dermatologist have a look, and try to determine what that might be. ...Read more

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What is : AC anti nuclear test? And it gave me this result : fluorescence positive a 1/320 (finement granulaire) what does that mean?

Autoantibody: This is an autoantibody and you need to say why it was ordered? By itself it may not mean much but in the context of clinical symptoms it can indicate autoimmune disease such as lupus. The pattern (finement) differs between autoimmune diseases. ...Read more

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Why would someone get a Neisseria gonorrhoeae DNA hybridization?

DNA hybridization…: Test is used to screen a pt for the std gonorrhea or to confirm current infection. It is done on fluid from the cervix (female) or the urethra (male). ...Read more

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Sev. Dev. Delay -array comparative genetic hybridization (acgh) results indicate no abnormalities- would full genetic sequencing be advised (knome)?

Not necessarily: Newer genetic tests provide incite into a variety of issues like autism & other developmental variations. Yet causation remains elusive in many cases. Sadly, an injury to the developing brain centers from an unrecognized event in an otherwise normal pregnancy is a likely cause for many. This occurs in at least half of cerebral palsy cases & dev. Delay could be produced in others, yet hard to prove. ...Read more

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Cytoplasmic fluorescence on ANA test in pattern of liver disease, further bloods negative, do I need liver biopsy? Or repeat tests later on?

Doubt it: Cytoplasmic fluorescence usually means nothing. If your physician is not worried, I would not be either. Your physician may order a tube test for anti-ro/ssa, etc., if these relate to the present concern. The workup of elevated liver enzymes / transaminases is too difficult to explain in 400 words -- glad you're taking a proactive approach in any case. ...Read more

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What is fish?

What is fish?

Chromsome testing: Fish stands for fluorescent in situ hybridization. It utilizes fluorescent dna probes to label specific parts of the chromosomes of cells to look for presence, absence or movement of dna sequences. It is often used to evaluate cancer cells in combination with standard chromosome (cytogenetic) analyses. ...Read more

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Is it good to eat fish?

Is it good to eat fish?

Fish is great.: Fish is a healthy source of lean protein for a male. Just don't fry it, because that would defeat the purpose. Try to grill, broil or bake. Just don't eat it every day, because then you'd have to worry about the mercury content. ...Read more

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Is fish bad for a male?

Is fish bad for a male?

Fish is great.: Fish is a healthy source of lean protein for a male. Just don't fry it, because that would defeat the purpose. Try to grill, broil or bake. ...Read more

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Is basa fish safe to eat?

Bass fish?: If from a reliable source, bass fish is a good source of protein and omega 3. .. ...Read more

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Is salted fish nutricious?

Fish is good.: Fish is generally healthy. Salt is not so healthy, so try to have fish that is maybe only lightly salted for flavor enhancement. And don't fry the fish - bake, broil or grill. ...Read more

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Is tuna fish bad for kids?

Is tuna fish bad for kids?

Tuna High mercury: Tuna has high level of mercury, and may not be the right for children. ...Read more

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Which cooked fish can I eat?

Which cooked fish can I eat?

Shrimp, tuna, salmon: You should avoid eating shark, swordfish, king mackerel, or tilefish during pregnancy. These large fish contain high levels of mercury. Common types of fish that are low in mercury are shrimp, canned light tuna (not albacore, which has a higher mercury content), salmon, pollock, and catfish. You can safely eat up to 12 ounces (about two meals) of these fish per week while you are pregnant. ...Read more

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How often should I eat fish?

How often should I eat fish?

3-4 times a week: Wild fish like salmon have vitamin d, vitamin b12, omeg-3 fatty acids as well as some healthy monounsaturated fatty acids, protein and astaxanthin. Best natural one-source of protein, fatty acids, vitamin d and b12. ...Read more

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Is too much fish bad for you?

Is too much fish bad for you?

Fish & Mercury.: When we eat a lot of fish we have to worry about the Mercury content of the fish. Some fish contain a lot of Mercury and may be harmful if eaten often. There are lists of the Mercury count of foods readily available on the Internet. ...Read more

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Is fish bad for you as a woman?

Fish is great.: Fish is a healthy source of lean protein for a woman Just don't fry it, because that would defeat the purpose. Try to grill, broil or bake. Just don't eat it every day, as you'd have to worry about the Mercury content. ...Read more

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How can I develop a taste for fish?

Sample fish.: Try different types of fish prepared different ways - not fried - to see what you may like. ...Read more

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Is only eating fish good for my body?

No: You can not just eat fish and expect proper nutrition to support your bodies needs. ...Read more

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What would happen if you only eat fish?

See: Eating fish is great, but eating only fish will lead to loss of needed vitamins and nutrients.
That's exactly why the diet should consist of vegetables as well. ...Read more

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What is the healthiest way to prepare fish?

What is the healthiest way to prepare fish?

Eating fish: Important question! Fish that's battered and fried, slathered with butter, or smothered in creamy sauces puts more saturated fat and excess calories into your body. (sorry, long john silver's!) the healthiest ways to prepare fish are steamed, broiled, grilled, or smoked (like with salmon & trout). And if you like it this way, raw (sashimi and served with sushi) or marinated (ceviche). ...Read more

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Why is it considered so healthy to eat fish?

Why is it considered so healthy to eat fish?

Many reasons: Supplies vitamin b12, a, d, e, and omega-3 fatty acids that are ant-inflammatory, anti-coagulant, lower cholesterol, feed brain the fatty acids it needs, and a healthy source of protein and saturated fat. However, only eat wild variety like salmon, halibut, sardines, etc. For best health benefits. ...Read more