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Is there any docs that will please take a min to look at my symptoms on my profile, it gives u a better understanding u can't get in this 1 ques please help!
Question fuzzy: Patients need to tell us what, where, when, why, how, who, etc. When did problem start, is constant, what type pain, does pain radiate, what diagnosis from other doctor, does activity incite symptom, does lying down or food worsen, what body part affected, any injuries, etc. Doctors need clues in order to improve our guessability. ...Read more
If I have mono, can I give it to someone who already had it 3 years ago? In other words, will they get symptoms of mono again?
EBV: Infectious mononucleosis can recur, since once you have been infected it never goes away. It is like a squatter you cannot evict. It is unlikely that you will be reinfected since you already have the virus within your body. Epstein barr virus is a herpes virus and all of them act the same way. Once you get them - they are always yours. ...Read more
Do you give out advice on what something may be? Like if I told you symptoms of something could I get your professional opinion?
Sure: Just post clear questions, and doctors on healthtap can answer them with useful information for you. When a member is submitting her question, the screen will show similar questions already answered, so the member might find her answer immediately that way. ...Read more
Every time my boyfriend gives me oral I get thrush. Why is this? He has no symptoms of oral thrush.
Is it possible to get oral herpes form giving oral sex? It's been 3 months and no signs or symptoms.
I have bulge on my thigh. It doesn't pain or give very little pain. Is it a symptom for cancer. As I did not get any hurt or so.
Not likely: Cancers in the thigh would be very rare. ...Read more
How long before you get symptoms for HPV oral cancer. And if the woman that has it transmitt it by giving oral sex.
Hard to tell: Hopefully never but only time will tell. Choose your partners wisely, use protection. ...Read more
I have small hiatal hernia. No GERD symptoms or heartburn. What are the chances it will get bigger and give me symptoms? Ty
Small hiatus hernia. No GERD, heartburn. What are the chances of this gettin bigger with time and give me symptoms? Anything to do to prevent HH? Ty
May not be a problem: Many people have hiatal hernias without ever having problems. Anything that increases your intraabdominal pressure a lot, such as doing strenuous activity or coughing a lot, or obesity, can cause the hernia to get bigger. Decreasing those activities will reduce your risk of symptoms. Once you have the hernia, you can't prevent it. It won't resolve on its own. ...Read more
Can I get schizophrenia symptoms during benzo withdrawal? Thinking process gives random associations to the things I see and monologue in the head talk random stuff... this is scary. 7 days no benzo.
What's the window period to get tested for chlamydia and gonorrehea? Is 10 days long enough to give me an accurate result? No symptoms.
See answer: The usual incubation period for gc is 1-2 weeks and more poorly defined and likely a little longer for chlamydia. That said, testing for either one at 10 days post-exposure will detect the vast majority of infections and then just observing for delayed onset of symptoms thereafter if initial tests negative. ...Read more
Being fit runner, for last 2wks I get short of breath and wheezing early in every run; have to walk. No symptoms resting. Should I give it time?
After stopping Depo-Provera then gettin on the pill to get a period then stopping dat. Can that give you false pregnancy symptoms.
Yes: You need to follow up with your doctor. For follow up therapy. ...Read more
My ears keep clogging up. My doc is convinced I have sinus infections every time & gives me amoxcillian but my sympptoms get worse with the pills.?
I get debilitating visual migraines. They give me stroke like symptoms (numb limbs, numbness is face and tongue, impaired speech). Shakey hands. Bp is normal. Nurofen and panadol (acetaminophen) don't help.?
U need prophylaxis: I'm really sorry about your Migraines. Ibuprofen and Tylenol (acetaminophen) helpful to certain extent only - be careful not to overuse. You need to be evaluated by an expert. Consult a neurologist in your area. Depending on frequency you might benefit with prophylactic medications. You might be having Complex migraines and sure they can affect your functionality significantly. ...Read more
27 year-old woman got treated for H. pylori a month ago, but only got better for a week before nausea and "stomach burning" returned, and lookin.....?
You need a breath test to see if you've been adequately treated and possible a GI consult.
Look for a federally qualifies health clinic near you to get treated at low or no cost. ...Read more
My anxiety is triggered by the physical symptoms I feel everyday. Can't get a diagnosis other than anxiety. Can anxiety be more physical than mental?
Anxiety: Can be in response to physical illness or social situations. Please see your doctor to rule out hormonal imbalances like blood sugar and thyroid. Then see a clinical psychologist to learn strategies to manage anxiety. Clinical hypnosis and self-hypnosis training is one good one. See www. Asch. Net for licensed referrals. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Signs of premenstrual disorder? I have very bad pms symptoms and even wmotions are way out of whack. How do u get diagnosis?
Track your moods: Try simple things first--decrease salt intake, take vit B6, for the 2nd half of your cycle, Take that info to your Ob-GYN. Then determine whether medication or a visit to a Psychiatrist would be a good idea. ...Read more
How would I get tested for a possible diagnosis of Autism? I seem to have many of the adult symptoms but I am not sure. How do I go about finding out?
Adult autism.: Your best bet at this point would be to pursue testing by a neuropsychologist. ...Read more
Is there a place here where you can put in your symptoms and give you a sort of diagnosis like webmd?
Mayo: Try the mayo medical website.Get a more detailed answer ›
Ms symptoms compare along with other diagnosis. What is 3 key signs that help get better diagnostic direction to decision and Dr!
MS WORK UP: In the MS work up, of a younger female patient presenting with vertigo /gait instability/numbness. And on exam ther is hyperreflexia. You would want to do a full blood work up evaluate for Lyme disease/CNS SARCOIDOSIS /SJOGRENS SYNDROME. MRI of brain and cervical spine to look for plaques. If necessary a lumbar puncture to check MBP and oligoclonal bands ...Read more
Can rns give false negative result? Trying to get diagnosis. 1st rns showed 12.4% decrement. Trial of mestinon (pyridostigmine) helped breathing. Second rns normal? Musk and 3 achr ab normal. Now to 4th neuro in 1 yr.
Not sure. Describe a: Describe all your symptoms in detail.Get a more detailed answer ›
What kind of doctor can I go to if I can't get a diagnosis of my debilitating symptoms? My quality of life has went downhill fast.
Primary care doctor: Each person should have a primary care doctor, who can treat the problems and refer to specialists. Primary care means pediatrics, family medicine, general practice, or internal medicine. Find a doctor who can spend time looking at lots of symptoms and issues... Which means one must buy really good insurance that pays for multiple visits and long visits (unlike hmo's, medicare, and medicaid). ...Read more
What type of treatment can be given when lupus-like symptoms do not quite warrant a diagnosis? Do I have to wait for a true diagnosis to get relief?
A correct diagnosis: Get a correct diagnosis now. People with lupus can have a variety of symptoms that can be present in other conditions. If you do not have lupus you have something else. This needs to be defined and then you get help now. Waiting for a diagnosis that you may never get is not going to help you. ...Read more
Cauda Equina Syndrom:
Cauda equina is caused by compression, trauma or other damage to the lower area of the spinal cord.
If you have loss of bowel or bladder control and numbing of your genitaia or inside of thighs (areas that would be in contact with a horse if you imagined yourself riding one) is an easy way to think of this) along with the pain you may have cauda equina syndrome.
If have these symptoms GO TO ER ...Read more
I have had many symptoms of sle over the past 8 yrs, and now have a positive ANA test. Are there any add'l test before I get a diagnosis?
I am just curious about what are the first symptoms of lung cancer, how long does it take a smoker to get it and what is the average age of diagnosis?
Often asymptomatic.: This is often asymptomatic with about 5-15% detected from symptoms. Pesistent cough is the usual presenting sign, with hemoptysis, wheeze, dyspnea or difficulty breathing, depending on its site. Hoarseness, and respiratory failure can mean spread beyond the lungs. This occurs most at 55-65 years and since smoking is the most common cause, it likely takes from its start so don't start smoking. ...Read more
Injured 2 1/2 years ago...C5/c6 nerve root damaged at erb's point in plexus. What signs and symptoms will I get? I need a concrete diagnosis!
Possible: You may have arm weakness numbness in your arm as well as inability to flexor elbow. ...Read more
No diagnosis for muscles aches, fatigue, and neurological issues. What heavy metals can cause these symptoms? Should I get a toxicity test?
Rarely positive: Heavy metal toxicity can be a cause for muscle weakness but without knowing more information about your case specifically I can't say the likelihood that you'll turn something up.....it's really a pretty rare overall cause to the symptoms you mention. Have you seen a neurologist and/or endocrinologist for your symptoms? ...Read more
Do I have scabies four years if no close contacts have symptoms? Itching, hairloss, red bumps, freckle like spots, eyelashloss, doctors say its not scabies but give me no diagnosis, whaat could this be?
Dermatologist: Dera Diane: Please consult a good dermatologist that can examine your skin and perform the necessary diagnostic tests... ...Read more
15 weeks pregnant dr gives ampicilin but no signs or symptoms of UTI. Should I still take it? I had a yeast infection. Is my diagnosis wrong?
Regular physician: Your regular physician has the benefit of knowing you and your history & what your physical and lab findings are. That puts him/her at a distinct advantage for knowing what is appropriate care for you at any given time. Much more information would be required to make a judgement. A personal consult with a HealthTap physician may be more helpful. ...Read more
Hi doctor, I have hypothyroid symptoms, but lab results are normal, what else shall I check for to get a diagnosis? My results: tsh 0.89 ft3 2.7 ft4
Nonspecific Sx!: Your labs are normal, and barring lab error, say you are not hypothyroid. I would address the issues that you think are signs of low thyroid. Many things might suggest your symptoms. ...Read more
Brain and body: Brain and body are one integrated entity.... ...Read more
Symptoms: Yes give us the symptoms and we can help. I cannot read your mind! ...Read more
Diarrhea, fever: Salmonella bacteria may cause mild to severe diarrhea, abdominal pain, fever, and vomiting for several days. Prolonged infections are infrequent, but can be quite serious, particularly in the very young or elderly. Infection with salmonella typhi can also lead to the development of typhoid fever, an infection that is best treated with antibiotics. ...Read more
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