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How does a hianal heina feel?

How does a hianal heina feel?

Hiatus/hiatal hernia: That's when the top part of the stomach slides past the diaphragm into the chest. This allows the acid to be able to go freely into the esophagus and cause the symptoms of gerd such as acid in the chest, burping, sometimes heat in your lungs, could be nausea and acid/bitter taste. ...Read more

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Can small ileus be mistaken for hiatal herna?

Can small ileus be mistaken for hiatal herna?

Different problems: A hiatal hernia is when part of the stomach squeezes up into the chest area through a weak spot in the sheet of muscle (the diaphragm) that separates the chest from the abdomen. A hiatal hernia should not resemble an ileus, which is not a part of the body, but is a condition in which the intestines are very quiet and not moving. With an ilieus, the stomach won't empty and the person will vomit. ...Read more

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1yr ago began GI probs. diangosis of ibs, GI parisis, hiatal hernina, barrett's, &ruq nerve pain. Pain has been gone all winter, came back a week ago. Thoughts?

1yr ago began GI probs. diangosis of ibs, GI parisis, hiatal hernina, barrett's, &ruq nerve pain. Pain has been gone all winter, came back a week ago. Thoughts?

Ask your GI doc: Sounds like you had a good workup done. I don't have anything to offer further in this format with such limited information. So, i'd rely on you GI doc to answer any further questions. ...Read more

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Can a hiatal herina or IBS cause upper gas pains after sleeping? I wake at 4-5am in agony. Nothing helps. Gastro can't find a cause. I have ibs

Can a hiatal herina or IBS cause upper gas pains after sleeping?  I wake at 4-5am in agony. Nothing helps. Gastro can't find a cause. I have ibs

Yes: A hiatal hernia can allow acid to come back up your esophagus when you lie down. Avoid caffiene, alcohol, nicotine, spicy foods. You can also use bed risers to elevate the head of the bed and weight loss often improves symptoms. ...Read more

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What's a hydel heria?

What's a hydel heria?

Let me explain: Hiatal hernia occurs when part of your stomach pushes upward through your diaphragm. Your diaphragm normally has a small opening (hiatus) through which your food tube passes on its way to connect to your stomach. The stomach can push up through this opening and cause a hiatal hernia. ...Read more

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Is there pain involved in a hiada scan?

Is there pain involved in a hiada scan?

Possible with CCK: The hida scan itself should be pain free aside from the intravenous injection. If the scan was ordered with cck (cholecystokinin), a medication that stimulates the gallbladder to contract, then it is possible that gallbladder symptoms, if present, could be duplicated. ...Read more

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My 5-hiaa level was elevated. It's at 11.0 what could this mean? What is a normal range for this test? Thanks for your help.

My 5-hiaa level was elevated. It's at 11.0 what could this mean? What is a normal range for this test? Thanks for your help.

Need more info: 5-HIAA is a metabolite of serotonin and is usually measured in 24 hour urine after ensuring dietary precautions. Your result is higher than normal, but it is important to know the reference range of your laboratory. Please visit this site for more information and discuss the matter with the doctor who ordered the test.
https://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/003612.htm ...Read more

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Fumo cristal desde hace aproximadamente ocho meses en ocasiones lo hago en mi cuarto. Le hace daño mi ambiente a mi hermana embarazada?

Fumo cristal desde hace aproximadamente ocho meses en ocasiones lo hago en mi cuarto. Le hace daño mi ambiente a mi hermana embarazada?

Possibly: Second hand smoke of meth could be harmful to a fetus depending on the amount absorbed. This habit is much more dangerous to yourself. Stop smoking meth. "speed kills". If you have problems quitting, seek professional help. ...Read more

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How do I care for a hidial hurnia?

How do I care for a hidial hurnia?

Avoid reflux: Really big ones may need surgery, most don't. Many have no symptoms. Can have gastroesoph reflux symptoms with/without hh; may have no symptoms even with hh.
In general, treat like ge reflux: avoid large meals, fatty, foods, caffeine, alcohol, chocolate, carbonated beverages, lying down for 2-3h after eating, eating for 2-3h before bedtime; if overweight, lose weight. Antacids etc maybe, c md. ...Read more

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What do you do if a previous herina drop's?

What do you do if a previous herina drop's?

Recurs? : Any hernia can recur. If it does, there is benefit to seeing a surgeon to repair it again. Without repair, hernias tend to grow, become symptomatic and risk becoming badly tangled (incarcerated) or even may cut off their own blood flow to become gangrenous (strangulated). ...Read more

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Hi how do I lose weight and I have amblical herrina?

Hi how do I lose weight and I have  amblical herrina?

Losing weight: To lose weight, get ur resting metabolism rate done(weight loss centers do this). This determines the total number of calories you need to lose 1-2lbs/week. Decreasing 500cal/day will give you a 1lb wt loss in 1wk; drink water (1/2 your body weight), eat small meals about 150-200cal 2-4x/(depending on your metabolism rate) and 500cal/meal at night: lean protein/veggies; avoid carbs, . ...Read more

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What percent of recovering herion addicts actually recover?

What percent of recovering herion addicts actually recover?

About 50:50: In a 33-year follow-up of narcotics addicts just over half, 55.8 percent, tested negative for heroin use. About twenty percent tested positive, and 10.5 percent refused to provide a urine sample. Fourteen percent were incarcerated and not tested. Among those that had died, the most common cause of death, at 27 percent, was accidental poisoning or drug overdose, 45 percent of which was heroin. ...Read more

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Can hymnal remnants grow ,gynae said a growth was hymnal tissue now have another growth?

Can hymnal remnants grow ,gynae said a growth was hymnal tissue now have another growth?

They don't grow: Suggest you get another exam to figure this out; hymenal remnants are just that: remnants. They are not active growing tissue. I suppose if one got inflamed it might swell, but that would be really unusual. Good wishes. ...Read more

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Is a repeat hiata hernia serious?

Is a repeat hiata hernia serious?

Yes: Hiatal hernia in and of itself can be considered serious when it causes symptoms. Most commonly this is gastroesophageal reflux, which can lead to a more serious condition of esophageal cancer. If a hiatal hernia recurs, following a previous repair, then this requires a truly expert surgeon to repair. This surgeon is someone who other surgeons refer complex problems. ...Read more

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Can i get addicted to herion easily?

Can i get addicted to herion easily?

Absolutely: Suggest you seek an addiction md quickly
do not attempt withdrawal on your own. ...Read more

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Can someone use herion and suboxone ?

Heroin and suboxone: People can do anything they want to. But this is a dangerous practice to mix Heroin with Suboxone. ...Read more

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How long to recover from herina surgey?

How long to recover from herina surgey?

2-6 wks: Depends on a lot of things that are not in the control of the surgery: how you react to pain, the size of the hernia, the approach, the nerves involved. Could be a piece of cake, could be a pain for a while. Good luck. Walk a lot, use ice and advil- and be good. ...Read more

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Wll my boyfriend tranfer herion through his semen?

Wll my boyfriend tranfer herion through his semen?

Not measurable: If he is using heroin and is really strung out, the amount of the heroin in the semen would not be of any significance to the receptive individual. Remember to practice safe sex, especially if involved with someone using drugs! it will/can save your life! ...Read more

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How long does it take to get over a overdoss of herion?

How long does it take to get over a overdoss of herion?

W/ antidote?: If an antidote was given,, recovery from an acute overdose occurs within 24 - 48 hours. Heroin is often mixed with other substances (adulterants), which can cause additional symptoms and organ damage. Hospitalization may be necessary. ...Read more

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How important is it that i get my imbelicord herna out?

How important is it that i get my imbelicord herna out?

Depends: If hernia is trapped then it is at risk for infection due to lack of circulation. If it is reducible then you can opt for elective surgery which essentially entails placing a patch to reduce the hernia. Consider consulting a general surgeon. ...Read more

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What does it mean if my metanephrines are low and 5-hiaa is high?

What does it mean if my  metanephrines are low and 5-hiaa is high?

A test for carcinoid: The 5-hiaa level is a test for the carcinoid tumor. You need to discuss this issue with the doctor who ordered the test. Carcinoid is a slow growing neuroendocrine tumor that often originates in the appendix or other areas of the GI tract. ...Read more

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What is the antidote for someone who might be having a herion overdose?

Narcan (naloxone): Narcan (naloxone) should be administered to the person as soon as possible. Emt's or emergency room personnel are best suited to administer narcan (naloxone). ...Read more

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I have had three herina repair will I have a problem with this pregnany i'm 8 weeks?

I have had three herina repair will I have a problem with this pregnany i'm 8 weeks?

Ask: Your ob- gyn doctor. I do not know what hernia surgeries you had. In general, hernia surgery would be expected to have no bearing on a pregnacy itself. ...Read more

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Will mowing lawn, snow blowing or pushing a wheelchair by a 225 5'7" woman make a small hiatel hernia worse?

Will mowing lawn, snow blowing or pushing a wheelchair by a 225 5'7" woman make a small hiatel hernia worse?

No: Not likely. Many people have small hiatal hernias & can be observed & do not affect activities or exercise abilities. ...Read more

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If I am on 12mg of subetex when does it run out of my system and when can I smoke herion and the subetex will not work please? Thanks

If I am on 12mg of subetex when does it run out of my system and when can I smoke herion and the subetex will not work please? Thanks

Subutex: subutex will stay in the system for 3-5 days if taken regularly As for smoking heroin, not being rude but that is not something someone prescribed subutex should not do as it is for opiate dependence. However back to your question heroin will not stop subutex from working subutex blocks the MU receptors in the brain and prevents heroin from working. ...Read more

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I use herion on a daily basis and Im to the point where I don't want to use anymore but I Dont want to be away from home. Any home detoxing methods?

Yes: However, this is not a good idea. If you are going to detox, it should be done under medical supervision. Contact your local chemical dependency agency and ask what options are available. ...Read more

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