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How long does it take for a doctor to do an angioplasty?

How long does it take for a doctor to do an angioplasty?

Varies: Angioplasty's can be performed on any artery in the body. Certain areas are easier to access and treat than others. Certain blockages or problems are also more easily treated than others. Some of the shortest angioplasty cases may last only minutes while others may last several hours. ...Read more

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How long does it take to train to be a doc?

How long does it take to train to be a doc?

5+ years: It varies somewhat from one country to others. In North America and most western European countries, plan on a 4 year university degree, then 4 years in medical school, at least 1 year and up to 5 years of additional training as a resident or registrar; and somtimes more specialty training after that (e.g. fellowship). Most doctors start independent practice or employment about age 27-30. ...Read more

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How long does it take for the doctor to tell if a male is taking estrogen? How will they tell.

How long does it take for the doctor to tell if a male is taking estrogen? How will they tell.

Transgendered: First there would be no testing done on any man concerning estrogen unless something was obviously wrong and the standard screening test were abnormal. Second why would anyone hold back this vital information from a physician? Third, if you are transgendered or questioning there are professionals easily available to help you navigate through this journey in medically safe way. Secrets kill. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how long it should take for a blister to heal?

Can you tell me how long it should take for a blister to heal?

Fast Healing: You need to identify why the blister developed and eliminate that problem. Best to cover and protect the injured area with dressing changes every other day to allow healing. Remember that inflammation (red, hot, swollen and tender) are important parts of healing and do not necessarily mean infection. If the wound is healing, it cannot be infected. If it gets worse, see a doctor. Maybe a week. ...Read more

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how long does it take to get a answer

how long does it take to get a answer

Check your questions: Be sure your questions were accepted, by checking your email to see the message thanking you for your question. On your HealthTap page, click on Activity or My Activity to see your questions and answers. Most importantly, be sure each question has GOOD spelling, GOOD grammar, and makes sense to readers. Doctors might not answer questions that are repetitive, about the same topic over and over. ...Read more

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how long does it take to get a answer

10min: Depends on the doctors online. But if it is a goof phrased question, less than 10 min from my experience. The detail of the answer is a different issue ...Read more

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How long does it take for the medicine they give you for ghonorea to work?

How long does it take for the medicine they give you for ghonorea to work?

2-3 days at least: It takes time for medicines to build up in the body and rid the body of infection. The cdc has a whole lot of information about stds. Check it out at: http://www.Cdc.Gov/std/default.Htm. ...Read more

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How long does it take for a doctor to get back to you about a pregnancy test?

How long does it take for a doctor to get back to you about a pregnancy test?

Urine test right : Away, a blood preg test - the next day takes 1 day and if nece, can be done stat so it comes back later that day, but normally 1 day. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how long it should take for laxatives to work?

Can you tell me how long it should take for laxatives to work?

Depends: Everyone's motility is different. Some may have results within a few minutes and for others, it may take a few hours. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how long does it take for osteomalacia to be treated?

Can you tell me how long does it take for osteomalacia to be treated?

In my estimation, at: least it should be 6 months, so the bone turnover can occur. Once you have it, I believe you should be on the Vit D therapy for years and years, initially to replenish your bone stock and later to maintain it. It goes without saying the cause, if any could be identified, should be treated as well. ...Read more

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Please explain how long does it take for lumiday to work?

Please explain how long does it take for lumiday to work?

It's a supplement: Lumiday is a food supplement, not a pharmaceutical medication that has controlled research studies that can reliably answer your question. Lumiday contains multiple components including st. Johns wort, theanine, 5htp, rhodiola, and b vitamins -- all in an expensive proprietary mix. I'm sorry, but your guess about "how long" it will take is as good as anyone else's. ...Read more

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Can you explain how long does it take to take a pregnancy test?

Can you explain how long does it take to take a pregnancy test?

Depends: A blood pregnancy test is usually positive when you miss your period. Urine test vary depending on the sensitivity, but most are reliable one week after a missed period. ...Read more

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Can you take fargelin for hemorrhoids, and how long does it take to work?

Can you take fargelin for hemorrhoids, and how long does it take to work?

Perhaps?: There are internet reports of this herbal therapy giving relief from hemorrhoids. Herbs and such are not fda regulated and one must use caution and make judicious choices when using such treatments. Perhaps you should see an expert in the treatment of hemorrhoids, a colorectal surgeon? There are many treatments for hemorrhoids. Get a check up if your can. May not be hemorrhoids? ...Read more

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How long does it take to become a doctor?

How long does it take to become a doctor?

College plus 4 years: To become a doctor in the U.S., you must be a college graduate. Then you attend 4 years of medical school to become an md or do. Afterward, you do residency and become certified, which takes an additional 3-7 years. ...Read more

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Please explain how long does it take to recover after a facelift?

Please explain how long does it take to recover after a facelift?

Recovery after facel: Recovery is very individual. I recommend setting yourself up for success. Stop any aspirin, advil, (ibuprofen) fish oil, etc for two weeks prior to the procedure. Watch your salt 3 days before and after. Iced compresses for 48 hours after and then lymphatic drainage treatments to help mobilize swelling. Depending on the combination of procedures 1-2 weeks generally. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how long does a z-pak take to work for bronchitis?

Can you tell me how long does a z-pak take to work for bronchitis?

Bacterial: Antibiotics are indicated for bronchitis that is caused by bacteria. A common antibiotic known as zithromax or z-pack generally can lead to symptom improvement within 48-72 hours after initial dose but sometimes even longer than that. ...Read more

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