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How Long Does A Cancer Patient Have Once A Morphine Syringe Driver Is Fitted
Cancer is a group of diseases that is characterized by uncontrolled cell growth leading to invasion of surrounding tissues that spread to other parts of the body. Cancer can begin anywhere in the body and is usually related to one or more genetic mutations that allow normal cells to become malignant by interfering with internal cellular control mechanisms, such as programmed cell death or by preventing ...Read more
How long does the needle byopsy procedure take and is it safe enough for someone who has had Aorta bypass surgery?
Needle biopsy: These procedures are extremely safe. Thousands are done every single day all over the country and the world. If you are on an anti-coagulant you will need to stop a few days before the procedure. Talk with your doctor. ...Read more
See an orthopaedist: See an orthopaedic surgeon who cares for trauma. She or he can assess you and give you the options. Depending on your exact condition, surgery may or may not be necessary. If surgery is suggested, it is best done shortly after the accident (unless delayed by swelling, skin problems, other injuries/issues) since the healing starts immediately. Waiting too long make the surgery harder. ...Read more
Can using B12 injections for a long time cause cancer? I like B12 injection which is done by a woman nurse. I'm on it since 4 years. is it dangerous?
NO but why use it???: Indiscriminate use of B12 injections is ill advised. Unless you have a medical reason(?deficiency) I would advise you to stop it before you create a new problem...No injections are entirely safe. ...Read more
Acardia: The aztecs had a lot of experience with it. Brain death probably is irreversible a minute after removal but it isn't likely exact. ...Read more
Is it a sucessful operation when a finger is reattached on a child aged 3 years and how long does it take to heal?
See below: The finger skin should heal fairly quickly, as should the vascular supply (blood) if the ligaments and tendons were hooked up the finger should move normally fairly quickly. The nerves are notoriously slow at growing back into place. There may always be some sensory loss here. Your surgeon can give you the best estimates. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is glumetza better than metformin? Does it cause cancer if taken for a long time? How long has it been in existence?
Glumetza or metformi: If you don't need Glumetza don't take it. If you don't use Metformin don't take it. Cancer is unlikely. What is necessary is a discussion with your doctor about your diabetes meds. At age 40 you most likely have type 2 diabetes. This is a good time to start planning to rid yourself completely from diabetes. I suggest you see a dietitian to help you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
When diagnosed with a myoma, how long does the patient can endure this before getting the operation?
Depending on symptom: Uterine myomas need surgical treatment depending on the severity of symptoms. Heavy menses >8 days, >8ppd, intermenstrual bleeding, severe pain that does not respond to medical treatment. Myoma can be treated with BCP, progesterone, GnRH analogs in order to decrease flow and control pain. ...Read more
Does it hurt a 16 year old to be given nitrous oxide from a dentist for 2 hours without being monitered.?
How long does it take for a scoliosis to progress? It is very minor, and difficult to tell. The patient is a 18 year old male.
Depends: It is important for you to find out how many lymph nodes were removed. The opposite side can be used immediately. The older teaching is not to do blood pressures on the side where you had operation. The long term studies have not shown this to be a problem. I recommend speaking with your doctor for specifics. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What happens if a patient is intubated and you don't have resources (mechanical ventilator), and its more than 12 hours, how long is bagging effective?
Ventilator vs baggin: Bagging is effective as long as ventilation is provided effectively and the patient is oxygenating appropriately. ...Read more
How long does it take for a stroke patient to fully recover even after a brain op after a stroke attack? Its been 2 years now.
How long does the surgery for a deviated septum take? I know it can vary from person to person, but is there a rough estimate?
Depends: If a dentist makes it himself, it can be overnight. If sent to a commercial lab, it will often take a week or longer. There are emergency appliances (aqualizer) that can help if something immediate is needed. The dentist making the appliance will be able to answer your question ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If a person were diagnosed with an early form of cancer, how long does it take to run its course?
Depends: On many things, especially the type. A well-differentiated liposarcoma can sit and grow quietly for decades. People who neglect basal cell carcinomas have watched as they take years to destroy an eye or grow into the brain. Oat cell carcinoma can appear as a toenail-sized mass on a chest x-ray and kill a person in 30 days. ...Read more
A friend of mine is a long term methamphetamine user. How does she rehab at home? (She's more willing to do this then inpatient treatment.)
I'm getting a propylic mastectomy with implant during the same surgery how long will i be in hospital ?
Usually no more: Than 1-2 days, but ask your surgeon to be sure. ...Read more
Surgery nov. 2012 for a detached retina. I have oil that needs to be removed. How long does this usually stay in before another procedure?
A syringe is a simple pump consisting of a plunger that can be pulled and pushed along inside a cylindrical tube allowing the syringe to take in and expel a liquid or gas through an orifice at the open end of the tube. The open end of the syringe may be fitted with a needle for ...Read more
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