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How Much Is A Proctoscopy
Proctoscopy: Proctoscopy is a test that is done to look at the rectum and most distant part of the colon. A rigid scope about the size of a thumb is inserted in the anus and using air to inflate the rectum, the doctor can look at all the surfaces of the rectum. ...Read more
Colonoscopy: The colon is roughly 3-5 long depending on individual. A proctoscopy looks at the angus and rectum only (first 4-6 inches). A colonoscopy uses a fiber optic camera to try and look at the entire length of the colon. With a colonoscopy you most likely will have it done in a endoscopy suite under sedation while a proctoscopy can be done in the doctors office. ...Read more
It depends on: The infection. If she got sick afterwards she should improve in a week or so. ...Read more
Dear Sir, My wife had undergone Hysterectomy in November'14, but she is detected Cervical Cancer, after Proctoscopy conducted day before. Pls. Suggest?
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Do I need to use an enema to before I go to the doctor for an anoscopy or proctoscopy? Won't that help the doctor see better?
28 years old. Bright red blood on toilet paper after defecation. A specialist only performed a proctoscopy (normal). Should I demand more exams?
Ask politely: BRBPR may just be hemorrhoids from straining but bleeding from rectum (brbpr) may also indicate anal fissures, proctitis (due to infection, inflammatory bowel disease, radiation therapy, stercoral ulcers, rectal prolapse, trauma, etc.) or a bleeding source further upstream. Depending on your age, risk factors, current medication (aspirin, nsaids, anticoagulants can cause bleeding), see your doctor ...Read more
Should be marked: A prescription that gives doses that way should come with a dropper that is marked at 1/2. If it's not, talk to your pharmacist or dr about exactly how much you need. ...Read more
Go see ur Dr and get: Checked for fibromyalgia/ chronic fatigue syndrome, arthritis, autoimmune condition thyroid problems, stress etc. God bless u! http://health. Howstuffworks. Com/wellness/preventive-care/10-mysterious-pains. Htm. Http://altmedicine. About. Com/od/healthconditionsdisease/a/pain_herbs. Htm. ...Read more
Possible: While too much pain specifically cannot kill someone, the physiologic reactions they undergo could cause death. For example, extreme pain can lead to a greatly increased heart rate. In susceptible people, this could lead to certain arrhythmias. Specifically from pain, no, but from physiological sequelae, yes. ...Read more
Yes!: Over exercise & do not allowing your body time to repair itself, can lead to muscle breakdown (rhabdomyolysis), rather than buildig muscle. Also, if you are not eating properly for the amount of exercise you are doing, you can damage your body by burning too many calories that body needs to do everyday functions. It also puts you at risk for muscle & joint injuries. Make sure to rest & eat enough. ...Read more
It depends on: What your medical question is, if it is an issue that you cannot live without, then the medical consultation will be worth its cost as long as you get the answers you seek. Either face to face or virtual, your need is what drives your wallet. There is no other way of putting this without sounding too obvious and condescending. Thanks for trusting in HealthTap. ...Read more
Yes: I think you have entered the obsessive/compulsive arena. Talk with you MD ...Read more
You may have: One of any number of GI disorders. Your doc can refer you to a gastroenterologist for a full work up if he/she thinks that is in order. Sick and not eating can be dangerous. Please get it checked out. Peace and good health. ...Read more
What's in the neb?: It depends what medication you are administering in the neb. If it is albuterol, which has stimulatory effects it may cause an increase in the heart rate, agitation, sweating, hyperactivity. If it is an inhaled steroid like budesonide, you should not see any acute side effects, however different studies show long term use may effect growth temporarily. ...Read more
Nitorol OD: Call 1-800-222-1222 24 hours per day, 7 days per week to reach any poison control center in the United States. You will be connected with an expert who will direct you how to proceed. Please have all product information available when you call. ...Read more
It can be bad: Drinking too much water can lead to severe disturbances of electrolytes in your blood which can cause devastating medical problems. Your best bet is to drink pure water whenever you are thirsty. If you are going to be working outside in a hot environment then drinking enough water to prevent thirst is ok. Just don't over do it. ...Read more
Liposuction pricing: The cost of liposuction will vary depending on a number of factors. These include surgeon's fees, facility fees, and anesthesia fees. Each of these costs depend on how many areas are treated and how long the procedure will take. Also, whether this is performed in a hospital or outpatient setting and the type of anesthesia (local with sedation or general anesthesia) will also determine pricing. ...Read more
. You may have a hormonal issue. You could be diabetic. You could be hypothyroid. You might have a breathing problem such as undiagnosed asthma. You could be anemic. Perhaps you're just depressed.
Sounds like you should go see your doctor for an evaluation and possibly some blood work as well ...Read more
Most studies show sleep requirement is between 6 to 8 hours, more or less causes morbidity or mortality
as long as you average this amount and feel refreshed you should be fine
if you are sleeping above your usual baseline then please get a sleep study done, rule out medical and psychiatric causes. ...Read more