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How Long Does Morning Crusting Associated With Blocked Tear Duct Last
If it's still there: ...After 6-9 months, tell your doctor, it might be time for a more aggressive treatment. ...Read more
Depends: It will persist until the underlying issues is treated and resolved. ...Read more
Depends...: A week or 2.Get a more detailed answer ›
Few days: If you are breast feeding and you have experienced lumpy tender breast/breasts as you are learning to breast feed, you may have mild engorgement. If you have pain and fever call your OB about need for medication. If no fever, try pumping breasts for 3-5 minutes before breast feeding to get milk flowing and unclog ducts. Usually 2 or 3 days of this before feeds will resolve problem. ...Read more
Depends...: A week or so.Get a more detailed answer ›
It depends: The duration of floaters associated with a retinal tear can vary greatly from patient to patient. While a large proportion of the floaters will likely become less apparent in time, there will always be a few left long term. If the floaters are significantly affecting a patient's vision and their ability to perform their daily activities, surgery can be considered to remove them. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Variable: Hormonal changes/salivary changes are not set in stone and exaclty the same for anyone. Likely it will cont during pregnancy and likely during nursing. Know that increased saliva is only good for your oral health and helps reduce the risk of decay by buffering acidic encounters. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Eyelids are thicker from very mild meibomianitis, how long should I do warrm compress and doxycyline until thickness goes away?
What is typical recovery time & process after meniscal repair/partial tear. How long til pressure can be applied and walking?
Depends on surgery: If you had a menisectomy -- where they just cleaned out meniscus, then recovery time is 6 weeks or so. A couple of days on crutches and then walking, etc. If you had a meniscal repair, then recovery time is 3 - 4 months. There is a brace I use for the first 6 weeks with restricted motion. I let my patients walk with crutches and brace locked in extension. ...Read more
Open ducts: You will need an evaluation by your ophthalmologist or an oculoplastic specialist who can determine the site and source of the blockage. Sometimes an in-office simple dilation is all that is needed. It may require treatment of a blocking infection. Sometimes surgery is needed to establish a new opening to drain the tears into the nose. ...Read more
Diagnosed with mastoiditis,my ear feels fine, no swelling or redness. Had a fever but antibiotics are working well. How long does this typically last?
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