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Treatment for stomach flap bleeding and itching?

Treatment for stomach flap bleeding and itching?

Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. You may need surgery to correct the problem. ...Read more

Belly Button Bleeding (Definition)

After birth, the blood vessels in the umbilical cord spasm and then seal over, and when the cord dries, the blood vessels have retraced and scarred close. Any blooding from the navel would be belly button bleeding. Bleeding would suggest inadequate healing of the umbilical cord stump or presence of inflamed tissue such ...Read more


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Will newborn need surgery for belly button bleeding?

Will newborn need surgery for belly button bleeding?

See below: Highly unlikely. Some bleeding as the cord separates is normal. If there is mucous coming from the site, or the site is red and swollen, your child should be seen. ...Read more

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How to treat belly button bleeding at home??

How to treat belly button bleeding at home??

Pressure: Wash the area gently, and apply direct pressure with a clean washcloth . After the bleeding is stopped, keep your hands away from the area and call your doctor if bleeding starts again. ...Read more

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What's recommended as a cure for stomach pain during period?

What's recommended as a cure for stomach pain during period?

Abdominal pain: Nsaid’s, ssri’s, hormone meds, otc meds containing diuretics, warm bath, heating pad, exercise & acupuncture are excellent for dysmenorrhea. Avoid caffeine, chocolate, alcohol & salt. Get gyn eval to r/o underlying pathology. Consider omega- 3 fatty acids, magnesium (supplementation or through diet) or black cohosh with dr ok. Sipping chamomile & green tea can dissipate pain. ...Read more

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Do ulcers from amebic colitis heal? Having stabbing abdominal/liver area pains following treatment for invasive e. Histolytica. What helps pain?

Do ulcers from amebic colitis heal? Having stabbing abdominal/liver area pains following treatment for invasive e. Histolytica. What helps pain?

Yes: Ulcers from amebic colitis usually heal with proper treatment. With you symptoms you should be check for hepatic abscess because E. Histolitica can migrate to liver and other parts of you body. Also, after treatment with Flagyl or Tinicazole you should be treated with Paromomycin or Iodoxyl to kill the cysts. ...Read more

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What are the treatment options for heavy vaginal bleeding and pelvic pain?

What are the treatment options for heavy vaginal bleeding and pelvic pain?

Many!: There are many treatment options! but first u need an evaluation to find the cause. Probably need a sonogram, some labs/tests, and also rx depends on whether or not u plan to have more children. Some options (which may or may not work for u depending on what's causing ur pain) include: ocps, a Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud, other medications, an ablation, laparoscopy, or hysterectomy (last 3 r surgeries). ...Read more

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Doctor discussed options for heavy period relief due to uterine fibroid. Leaning toward NovaSure over Mirena (levonorgestrel). Is this procedure safe and effective?

Doctor discussed options for heavy period relief due to uterine fibroid.  Leaning toward NovaSure over Mirena (levonorgestrel).  Is this procedure safe and effective?

Where's the fibroid?: Both options are good for controlling heavy bleeding. You need a tissue diagnosis first prior to either. A mucosal fibroid (one in the uterine cavity may need to be resected first (look up Myosure procedure). An endometrial ablation is otherwise very effective and choices exist (Freezing, thermal balloon, radio frequency, microwave, laser, hydrothermal, electrotherapy, etc). Your Doc will pick. ...Read more

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What kind of marijuana has been proven most effective (medical marijuana) for treating post whipple surgery pain (3 yrs in stomach and abdomen?

What kind of marijuana has been proven most effective (medical marijuana) for treating post whipple  surgery pain (3 yrs in stomach and abdomen?

Medical Marijuana: Evidence favors edibles and standardized medications such as dronabinol for treatment of pain, but these are not generally as effective as opioid medications. Please seek the advice of your physician as all pain medications involve significant potential risks and benefits which need careful and objective assessment. ...Read more

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What do do? Vaginal bleeding for 2 months. HPV 16 diagnosis 8 months ago but no communication from dr, treatment against bleeding doesnt seem to help.

What do do? Vaginal bleeding for 2 months. HPV 16 diagnosis 8 months ago but no communication from dr, treatment against bleeding doesnt seem to help.

See your MD: The HPV diagnosis has nothing to do with the bleeding. It sounds like you need to see your MD again to try to figure out what is going on and how to treat it. ...Read more

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Anal itching, scratches around anus skin, light bleeding. No pain/normal bowel mov. Rectoscopy normal. Ongoing for years. What is the best treatment?

Anal itching, scratches around anus skin, light bleeding. No pain/normal bowel mov. Rectoscopy normal. Ongoing for years. What is the best treatment?

Clean: Anal itching can be a very tough symptom to cure. However, I have found the following procedure an excellent "almost" cure. Immediately after every bowl movement, wash the area with soap and water. Dry the area well and then either rub in otc Hydrocortisone cream or vasaline petroleum jelly. This routine works great and has been extremely successful with my patients. ...Read more

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Harsh stomach pain about 2 inches about belly button. I currently have a UTI and had a tooth extracted and am taking meds for both.

Harsh stomach pain about 2 inches about belly button. I currently have a UTI and had a tooth extracted and am taking meds for both.

Med side effect?: There are many possible causes of abdominal pain, and you may need evaluation if this pain doesn't resolve soon. It would be more serious if you are pregnant (please do a home test if that is possible). It's also possible that you are having stomach pain from one of the medicines you are taking. (ibuprofen for tooth pain, or narcotic pain meds can both cause stomach pain) talk to your doctor! ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for colicky abdominal pain and bloating and does chamomile tea works for this situation?

What is the best treatment for colicky abdominal pain and bloating and does chamomile tea works for this situation?

Wait and watch: Colic goes away on its own usually by 5 or 6 months of age. There are not any real medications to treat it other than the herbal formulas as you have already used. Always check with your doctor as other problems can cause symptoms like colic- most commonly acid reflux disease ...Read more

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Did 3 treatments for h. Pylori waiting a moth for results. Lot stomach pain. Is there a diet that helps with gastritis pain? I'm taking 40 mg PPI.

Stomach pain: Please request your doctor to do a urea breath test when you are not on antibiotics and PPIs for at leat 10 days to make sure whether or not H.pylori has been cured. ...Read more

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Can a tummy tuck help with a chronic belly button infection?

Can a tummy tuck help with a chronic belly button infection?

If due 2 skin excess: As Dr. Hess described, excess skin can cause excessive moisture and skin breakdown called intertrigo erythema which can secondarily be infected by fungus or bacteria. A tummy tuck could correct this. If however the infection is due to a cyst or other condition, a tummy tuck may not help ...Read more

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I have chronic anal fissures, what method of pain relief would be the most effective for me? I have pain for 12 hours after bm and i'm breastfeeding.

I have chronic anal fissures, what method of pain relief would be the most effective for me? I have pain for 12 hours after bm and i'm breastfeeding.

Underlying cause: If you have a history of chronic anal fissures you might want to discuss your problem with a gastroenterologist. Perhaps he can find out why you are having the problem. ...Read more

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Can internal hemorrhoid cause Constipation, diarrhea & bloating? What approach is the best solution for healing? Thank you!

Can internal hemorrhoid cause Constipation, diarrhea & bloating? What approach is the best solution for healing? Thank you!

Hemorrhoids: Internal hemorrhoids do not cause those symptoms. Bleeding is the usual complication. Your symptoms, if common, are consistent with irritable bowel syndrome. If this is the problem and you can't identify triggers of diarrhea, research the fodmap diet showing what foods to avoid. Your gastroenterologist can advise you best on this matter. ...Read more

Belly Button (Definition)

The belly button is the remnants of the umbilical cord. It is a central scar that forms in the location of the base of the umbilical cord, once ...Read more


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Bleeding (Definition)

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