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Doctor insights on: Hemabate Uterus Affecting Agent

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Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
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Carboprost (Definition)

Carboprost (Hemabate) is a medication that increases uterine tone. This helps to stop post-partum bleeding. It should be avoided in women with asthma as it can occasionally cause ...Read more


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Low platelet count & Splenomegaly .ADP Aggr is mild impaired, Platelet Morph Aggr is OCC Enlarged suggestive of P2Y12-Inhibitor Effect What it means?

Low platelet count & Splenomegaly .ADP  Aggr is mild impaired, Platelet Morph Aggr is OCC Enlarged suggestive of P2Y12-Inhibitor Effect
What it means?

Please decipher: would you kindly focus on one aspect and avoid abbreviations so we can be able to help you better or direct you to the right speciality, thanks ...Read more

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How dose human body prevent blood clotting inside your vascular system?

How dose human body prevent blood clotting inside your vascular system?

Blood clotting: Your blood has several substances (factors) which cause clotting and several factors which inhibit clotting. Normally these are in a sort of balance and your blood does not clot unless it remains stagnant somewhere like people with certain arrhythmias, or you have an injury, or you are immobilized in bed or sometimes during a long period of sitting. ...Read more

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Is hashmotos reversible? Or does the immune system attack other organs after the thyroid can't the immune system be calmed down

Is hashmotos reversible? Or does the immune system attack other organs after the thyroid can't the immune system be calmed down

Hashimoto's: Not generally reversible. Usually progresses to destruction of the thyroid gland so that thyroid hormone replacement is required. Antibodies in Hashimotos are specific to the thyroid, so limited in that sense. There are some who develop other autoimmune diseases but those diseases are generally considered separately. ...Read more

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Does Decapeptyl drug shrink cancer cells in endometrium lining, or does the Decapetyl just stop estrogen thus stopping growth of endometrosis. ??

Does Decapeptyl drug shrink cancer cells in endometrium lining,   or does the Decapetyl just stop estrogen thus stopping growth of endometrosis. ??

Decapeptyl: Decapeptyl is available in certain countries for a variety of uses. It's important to discuss with your doctor why it was prescribed and for what treatment. If you have endometrial cancer then surgical and chemotherapeutic treatments need to be discussed ...Read more

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HOw effective is the chemo wash, directly into the cancerous bladder, via the urethra. 1/2 hr one chemo, 1/2 hr with 2nd chemo...side effects?,

HOw effective is the chemo wash, directly into the  cancerous bladder, via the urethra. 1/2 hr one chemo, 1/2 hr with 2nd chemo...side effects?,

Often used: It is common for oncologists to use bladder washes with chemo for bladder cancer. You will have to tell us the type of chemo used so that we can give you outcome and side effect information. ...Read more

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Which one is the most dangerous fibroid? Submucosal, intramural or subserosal?(asked related to the scar caused to uterus after myomectomy) ?

Which one is the most dangerous fibroid? Submucosal, intramural or subserosal?(asked related to the scar caused to uterus after myomectomy) ?

It depends: Where each kind is and how large each kind is, a submucous myoma can cause bleeding, infertilty and miscarr, i remove these by the myosure method, very little to no scarring. ...Read more

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Clomid (clomiphene) acts by blocking estrogen receptors,thus endometrium will thin out,how this can affect pregnancy rate and implantation of fertilized egg?

Clomid (clomiphene) acts by blocking estrogen receptors,thus endometrium will thin out,how this can affect pregnancy rate and implantation of fertilized egg?

Can effect: Thinning of the endometrial lining is one of the items monitored when fertility doctors give Clomid (clomiphene). This is also why it is only used for a few months in a row before stopping. Leutrozole is another option that can be used. ...Read more

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Age: 47. Had ct: bladder distended, cyto: no blockage. Chronic retention. Urologist wants to 'ream uro-prostate channel.' could problem be neuro?

Age: 47. Had ct: bladder distended, cyto: no blockage.  Chronic retention.  Urologist wants to 'ream uro-prostate channel.' could problem be neuro?

Maybe: It can be neurological in origin but that would be rare without other symptoms. Are you on any medication? Most urologists would try medical therapy for this problem before jumping straight to surgery. I would recommend a second opinion. ...Read more

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Is agent orange related to pituitary tumors?

Is agent orange related to pituitary tumors?

See below: Us department of veterans affairs has studied this issue and recognized a number of disorders to be associated with agent orange exposure as detalied in the site below. http://www.publichealth.va.gov/exposures/agentorange/diseases.asp if you have any signs or symptoms pertinent to these disorders you should consut your doctor. If you are a veteran, seek care at a va facility. ...Read more

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Chemotherapy for bowel cancer yes or no: stage 2a pt3 n0 mx, 1-2 mm margin of fat to serosa, moderately differentiated @ splenic flexure. Thankyou?

Chemotherapy for bowel cancer yes or no: stage 2a pt3 n0 mx, 1-2 mm margin of fat to serosa, moderately differentiated @ splenic flexure. Thankyou?

Stage IIA colon ca: Routine use of chemo for stage ii colon cancer is not recommended.For stage ii, chemo was associated with a small improvement in disease free survival that ranged from 4 to 7% but no overall survival benefit. In high risk stage ii ( lymph node taken <13; margin +/close, poorly diff, perforation, T4 etc) chemo either using 5fu or 5fu+oxaliplatin can be considered. Please discuss with your doctor. ...Read more

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Can lupron (leuprolide) depot cause an increase in blood platelets?

Can lupron (leuprolide) depot cause an increase in blood platelets?

Yes: There are reports showing that depo-lupron can decrease platelet production. If you plan on being on it for extended periods of time than you should measure your platelets on a regular basis especially if you have other risk factors that lower platelet counts. ...Read more

Uterus (Definition)

The uterus is a muscular organ in a woman's pelvis where the the fertilized egg attaches ...Read more


Dr. James Krick
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Hemabate (Definition)

Hemabate is an uterus affecting agent which is a kind of women's ...Read more