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Secondary hypogonadism be treated?

Secondary hypogonadism be treated?

Yes, definitely. : Initially, treatment should consist of Clomiphene citrate or HCG to improve testosterone levels. Then, actually concurrently, the cause of the secondary hypogonadism should be investigated (depression, obesity, head trauma, aging, for example) and treated accordingly. ...Read more

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Dr. Joel Rivera Jimenez
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Galactorrhea (Definition)

Galactorrhea is a condition where milk flows from the breast at a time not associated with pregnancy, childbirth, or nursing. It can occur at any age and in both sexes. While it might be due to innocent benign processes and even medications/drugs, it needs evaluation to rule ...Read more


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Can polycystic ovarian syndrome be treated completely?

Can polycystic ovarian syndrome be treated completely?

Cured? No: Can it be cured permanently, so the body functions exactly as normal without medicines? No. Can most abnormalities and symptoms be worked with for a satisfactory heathy quality of life? Yes, mostly. ...Read more

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Can fibroadenoma be treated?

Can fibroadenoma be treated?

Surgery or watch: If fibroadenomas are small and not causing any trouble or interfering with the follow up of other suspicious lesions in the breast, they can just be left alone without further risk of problems. Otherwise, if they are very large or growing or causing deformity or pain, they can be removed by surgery (lumpectomy or excision biopsy). ...Read more

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Could hormonal imbalance be treated and cured?

Could hormonal imbalance be treated and cured?

Hormone imbalance: If you don't have documented hormone imbalance stop worrying. If you have not seen your doctor about this please do so. If you have had results/comments from your doctor I would appreciate seeing them ...Read more

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Should subclinical hypothyroidism be treated?

Should subclinical hypothyroidism be treated?

Sometimes: If it is truly subclinical, meaning that there are no associated symptoms or signs of too little thyroid hormone, a doctor may choose to just watch, and recheck hormone levels in a few months. But many people with "subclinical" hypothyroidism do have symptoms and signs of low thyroid levels, if a doctors asks the right questions or looks closely, and these people would benefit from treatment. ...Read more

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How is galactorrhea typically treated?

How is galactorrhea typically treated?

Depending on cause: Galactorrhea has to be first evaluated thoroughly to diagnose the underlying cause. Once identified, your doctor may target their treatment to that cause. In most cases, medical treatment is adequate and in some cases surgical treatment may be necessary. ...Read more

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Can Cushing's disease be treated?

Can Cushing's disease be treated?

Yes.: Cushing's disease results from overproduction of ACTH by a pituitary tumor. This can be removed by surgery. ...Read more

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Can women be successfully treated for non-specific urethritis?

Can women be successfully treated for non-specific urethritis?

Yes: Nonspecific urethritis (NSU), also called nongonococcal urethritis (NGU), is diagnosed only in men. Chlamydia causes about one third of cases, and female partners of infected men are treated with drugs that will cure chlamydia, usually azithromycin or doxycycline. If no chlamydia, most women have nothing obviously wrong, but treatment is recommended to prevent problems and reinfection of partners. ...Read more

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Can hypothyroidism and depresion complletly treated by med?Can depresion from this disease treated complelty?Inherited depression can treat fully?

Can hypothyroidism and depresion complletly treated by med?Can depresion from this disease treated complelty?Inherited depression can treat fully?

Yes: Yes both conditions can successfully be treated by medication. Depression is complex, but the faster one gets treated, the better the long term prognosis. Counseling is also important. Research shows combination of medication and psychotherapy superior to either one alone. ...Read more

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Can fibromylgia be treated completely?

Can fibromylgia be treated completely?

Rarely: The symptoms of fm can often be significantly reduced by appropriate medications. It is somewhat rare for these symptoms and signs to totally resolve on these meds. ...Read more

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Can thyroid cancer be treated?

Can thyroid cancer be treated?

Absolutely: Typical thyroid cancer in women less than 50 has about a 98% survival rate. Although there are occasional very aggressive thyroid cancers (mostly in older men), most thyroid cancer is easily treated. Make sure you find an experienced thyroid surgeon. Try the american association of endoctine surgeons website. ...Read more

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Can otitis be treated whitout hospitalisation?

Can otitis be treated whitout hospitalisation?

Broad question: Yes, in most cases, otitis is treated on an outpatient basis. That doesn't mean that in some cases hospitalization isn't required. Too little information to understand your specific situation. ...Read more

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Why can't galactosemia be treated with enzyme replacement therapy?

Why can't galactosemia be treated with enzyme replacement therapy?

Lack of enzyme to...: replace the missing ones. There are 3 subtypes of galactosemia, each affected by a deficiency of a different enzyme. Just because we know which enzymes, doesn't mean that science has successfully created replacement enzymes to treat the illness- or that they are even trying. Maybe someday there will be the option of enzyme replacement, but given how rare the condition is it is not likely. ...Read more

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Doctors, can my hypothyroidism be treated completely?

Yes: There is a medication synthroid (thyroxine) that can completely replace your thyroid hormone. It is a daily am pill ...Read more

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Could multiple myeloma be treated and cured?

Could multiple myeloma be treated and cured?

Yes: Multiple myeloma can certainly be treated. There a variety of new drugs available. We are likely curing some myeloma patients, but we don't necessarilyl know who these peopple are when we start treatment. Check out the #mmsm tweetchat including an upcoming topic of myeloma cure. ...Read more

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Can thrush be cured without treatment?

Can thrush be cured without treatment?

Why not treat!: Yogurt may help. Gentle peroxide gargling can help, but why not treat. Mycostatin (nystatin) can be taken otc, and fluconzole will clear it in no time. ...Read more