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Fragile X Baby
Fragile X: per say is not fatal. Males are more likely to be accident prone and suffer seizures than females. The risk of seizures is 17-40% depending on the series studied. (Much higher than this in my series of patients) Ataxia, hypotonia and unpredictable responses to changes in environment can lead to accidents. But the disease itself is not fatal. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
No: Females carry the fragile x gene. Males with fragile x will be affected. ...Read more
Not preventable: while there is no way to prevent fragile X disorder, treatment with folic acid, a vitamin can be helpful with the behaviours if necessary. Behavioral therapy, applied behavioral analysis, A variety of medications are available for symptoms. You should consult a specialist working with children with Fragile X. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is 3.2 x 1.6 x 2.3 retroplacental marginal hematoma and 1.2 x 0.6 x 1.9 cm subchorionic hematoma in the fundus big for 14 weeks? Is it dangerous?
Monitoring: Subchorionic hematoma are small areas of blood collected behind the placenta. They increase the risk of bleeding and miscarriage slightly. The further along in pregnancy the less the risk of pregnancy loss. Continued monitoring with serial ultrasound is warranted. 3 cm is moderate size but size is relative in these cases as the size does not necessarily correlate with risk. ...Read more
My rt ovary measures 3.89 x 2.59 x 2.21cm. Left measures 3.61 x 3.04 x 2.29. Uterus is 12.98 x 9.66 X 6.66 cm. Is this normal?
Delay: Fragile x syndrome is one of the most common reasons for inherited developmental delays in boys. Fragile x patients can be identified thru genetic testing and how they might look on physical exam. Such delays can be seen in lots of kids without a diagnosis of fragile x. So that means that boys w/developmental delays can't be labeled as fragile x, w/o genetic test confirmation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My uterus measurements are 14.1 x 8.73 x 8.89 CM position anteverted. Multiple fibroids found sizes 5.95 x 5.37 x 5.29cm; 3.32 x 3.33 x 3.49cm. Sugg?
What is future plan: If plan children or more children, then a myomectomy, removal of the fibroids may be best.Myomectomies can be done with the hysteroscope, no incisions, if the fibroids are in the cavity. With the size of your fibroids, it is likely they will need to be removed with the davinci robot, laparoscope or an abdominal incision. If done having kids, uae or hysterectomy;davinci, laparoscopy or open. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My uterus measurements are 10.06 x 5.12 x 6.17 with a endometrial stripe of 8mm and an anterior myometrial fibroid of 2.6 x 1.8 x 3 cm. Normal?
Yes but ...: You always have to ask why is any given test being done? What is being searched for? Is this the best way to do it or is there a better way to get the answer? I don't know enough about your child to answer those questions now but that is what you want to find out. X-Ray machines these days use much lower doses than they did in the past. ...Read more
Normal size uterus: A person's uterine size can vary and although 10.7cm is on the larger side of the spectrum, it can still be very much normal. Uterus size generally range from 6-10cm ...Read more
uterus mildly prominent measuring 10.0 x 4.1 x 6.7 cm. right fundal region there is a 1.5 x 1.3 x 1.9 cm hypoechoic mass small amount of free fluid?
My uterus measures 10.9 x 5.4 x 3.3 cm . My right ovary measures 3.5 x 3.1 x 1.4 cm and my left ovary measures 2.8 x 2.4 x 1.6 what does this mean?
Normal: usual uterus is about7 cm long, 4 cm thick ovaries 2-3 cm , one being bigger is not significant if not much different , could be ovarian cyst or enlarged follicle , uter.enlarged if fibroids or pregnant , but yours are insignificant unless symptoms of pain , bleeding ect. see obgyn if so or other us ...Read more
My transv.Us results were: endometrium is 24.5mm, my uterus is 116 x 52 x 78mm with a polyp 17 x 13 x 10 (& one smaller). What could this mean? 43yo
The lining : Is thick, mostly because the polyps are in the uterine cavity, thus it is thicker. Your uterus is somewhat enlarged but not huge. Uterine polyps are not like polyps in the colon, the risk of cancer on a uterine polyp is 1/200. The polyp is easy to remove w/ outpatient surgery called hysteroscopy. If negative endometrial biopsy could do ablation after, help bleeding, home same day, gd luc. ...Read more