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Greys Disease Symptoms
Genetics: The most common reason for premature graying is genetics. ...Read more
Meds and trauma: Antibiotics like tetracycline can cause greying of the teeth at anytime in ones life, but is most common in the teen years as the drug is a great help for acne. Because the rout canal continues to mineralize into old age, the drug can incorporate at any time. Trauma that cuts off the blood supply to the tooth can cause darkening because of the dead cells inside the root canal. Get eval. ...Read more
Can you tell me if there are diseases that cause white or gray hair at an early age, without many serious side effects?
I have fatty liver disease, and gray colored stools, and when I press on my liver barely it hurts soooooo bad, what could be causing the pain?
A Grey patch on sclera appeared a week ago. It completely covers from the edge of my iris to inner corner of eye. Could this be a serious disease?
Several things are on the list including medications, diseases of the eye as well as other systemic diseases that can cause this. See link below for more info. Best to see eye doctor for eval
http://www. Aao. Org/publications/eyenet/200703/am_rounds. Cfm
Hope this helps. Best of luck. Dr R ...Read more
28 female, my hairs r getting grey mostly on my forehead. Is it normal or any disease condition? Any remedies? I use shampoo and conditioner once a week.
Other than tinting there is nothing you can do about it. IT really does not have a specific significance.
Do not panic. ...Read more
So I have Pica and I ate some brittle grey rock at a creek. I'm wondering if I'll get some type of disease. It left a weird egg taste in my mouth.
My son is 5 months old and has been having grey/silver looking poop. My husband read some where it could be linked to liver disease. It isn't constant?
Stool color: Hello and welcome to HealthTap, yes it may be related to obstructive Jaundice, having said that he should also be having dark cola coloured urine and yellowing of the skin. Either way it is a good idea to be checked out by a Pediatrician. I would suggest sharing a picture of the poop as well. I hope it helps! Please let me know if you need further assistance. Take care :) ...Read more
What disease would be indicated if a CT scan showed a reduction of grey and white matter in the brain?
Long list.: See brain atrophy at rightdiagnosis. Com. Discuss concerns with your doctor and a neurologist. ...Read more
How to increase grey matter of brain. I am suffering from a degenerative disease because of which I got lack of lower limbs coordination.
Sorry to hear that: I'm not aware of any method available with current technology that will increase your gray matter. Remain as active you can be, exercise and get physical therpay to make the most of what you have for as long as you can. ...Read more
Hello. I was texting an I felt my vision started to get white and the letters on the phone gray. But no other symptoms. Anything I should worry about?
A whiteout is the result of transient loss of blood pressure. It commonly accompanies fainting. For whatever reason your BP dropped briefly. This can even occur when standing up quickly after having sat for some time. In this case the bodies reflexes to maintain normal blood pressure to the brain were a bit sluggish.
The visual center is more susceptible than other parts of the brain to low BP ...Read more
I'm coughing up thick green white and grey phlegm but have no other symptoms of anything. Should I be concerned?
Impaired blood flow: And/or oxygenation may cause the hands to turn grey or pale. It is wise to consult a physician to determine the cause. ...Read more
Silver vs. Melena?: Dark-colored stools may result from iron supplements, foods you eat (like a lot of spinach), substances (like peptobismol), but most significantly suggests bleeding. When blood is denatured by acid in your stomach, as from ulcers, stools will turn tarry ("melena"). Blood may also be ingested from nose bleeds, bleeding gums. Silver-colored stool suggests bleeding from the biliary tree. Get checked. ...Read more
Not enough info: Not sure what you mean by "white and grey brain matter disorder". Grey matter is basically where brain cell bodies (neurons) are, and white matter is mainly the cables (axons) connecting neurons. Sounds like you had an MRI and need to talk with your doctor about what it shows - "white and grey brain matter disorder" is too vague and doesn't tell me anything useful. ...Read more
Indirectly yes: Green and gray nasal discharge suggests infection, usually of the nasal sinuses (sinusitis). Allergies can lead to infection by blocking the normal flow of secretions from the sinuses into the nose. If such secretions last longer than a week, antibiotics are indicated. Opening the nasal passages is very important; start rinsing your nose with saline rtwice a day. If no better, see your physician. ...Read more
I had a UTI now I'm peeing grey chunks of tissue I had a second culture with negative results! I have symptoms of UTI til passing the chunks?
Need a urine test.: Could be stones, normal crystals, cells, cell casts - no way to tell without microscopy. ...Read more
All of sudden my poop turned to a light gray color but when I wiped it was dark green. I have no other symptoms fever/pain. Should I be concerned?
No concern: These are generally normal variations, especially in the absence of other symptoms. If you have chronic diarrhea have the issue evaluated. ...Read more
What can greying skin mean (skin turns gray in few spots)? I keep reading sites on symptoms I have, and it keeps coming back cancer. Doc said checked=No
Losing pigment?: I'm going to assume that you're referring to pigment loss. Look at some photos of vitiligo and "depigmentation" and see if something matches. This isn't cancer, but new-onset vitiligo may run with pernicious anemia, addisonism, a melanoma somewhere else, or a few others. ...Read more
I have coughed up green and now brownish-grey phlegm and have felt flu like symptoms for over a week, is it possibly pneumonia?
I am 5 weeks pregnancy, today morning I passed gray tissue in toilet no pain, no bleeding, still don't have strong pregnancy symptoms. Is it miscarriage?
Probably not: Is your HCG test still positive? You may need doctor's help to know for sure. ...Read more
My mom 60, bleeding after menopause for 6months now, no symptoms at all other than bleeding and she is ashy gray, pale in her face. What could it be?
The thing you: Need to do is get her in to an ob/gyn. She needs an endometrial biopsy or ultrasound to rule out uterine cancer. Most uterine cancers are relieved byu hysterectomy but if you wait and that is the problem is can get worse. Also need to watch for anemia; get her in as soon as possible. Good luck. ...Read more
My symptoms: fishy/foul white/grey discharge that stains pantyliners yellow-green. Metronidazole not working; ammonia smell. Please help!?
Vaginal discomfort...yellow gray clumpy discharge. No odor at all...12 weeks pregnant and haven't had sex in two months symptoms just started.
See OB: Your obstetrician can help determine the cause of the discharge and whether you need treatment. ...Read more
I have recently caught a sore throat with no other symptoms other than grey mucus on the back of my throat. I've been smoking for 9 months. Thoughts?
Nasopharyngitis: There can be either viral or bacterial infections of the nasopharynx, the space up behind the soft palate which then cause midline drainage on the back wall of the throat. There might also be sore throat and ear pain. If it continues more than 7-10 days then antibiotics. In the meantime saline nasal rinses and mucous thinners. ...Read more