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How To Treat Cramping When On Hemodialysis
How to treat leg cramps for toddler, which causes unable to walk? What is the cause of it? How long will it last?
See below: Hemolytic uremic syndrome usually develops in response to infection, especially toxigenic e coli. The disease process leads to clogging of capillaries in the kidney and destroying the blood filtration process. Avoiding is by protecting yourself from infection. See this site for more info. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/hemolytic-uremic-syndrome/ds00876. ...Read more
How long does inplantion cramps last, and how many days before your cycle are they suppose to happen suppose to come on cycle on the 24?
Implantation: Implantation cramping is much more common on the internet than in real life. It occurs rarely and exclusively in someone who is pregnant. The only way to know if someone had implantation bleeding or just irregular menstrual bleeding is to wait and see if you are pregnant. If your test is positive then this was implantation bleeding. If it is negative then it is just irregular menstrual bleeding. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Im 17 weeks pregnant, having really bad hip pain. How long does it take for your hips to spread to where they are supposed to be?
Pelvis: The pelvis bones and structures will slowly change while pregnant and then at 9 months with the delivery can accommodate the birthing process. Small changes take place and your hips and skeletal system will not dramatically enlarge. You may be noticing more "fat and muscle" around your thighs and hips as your pregnancy moves forward. Best wishes. ...Read more
What causes "water on the knee"? How long can it take to go away? Why do doctors not want to drain the knee?
Inflammation: This is called a knee effusion and is the result of joint inflammation or damage. As a rheumatologist i strongly favor joint aspiration as it is often very valuable in establishing the cause. Also, a cortisone injection done at the same time can help quite a bit with improvement of the swelling and pain. ...Read more
How painful is Suboxone induction? How long does the patient need to be in wd before getting relief? What can you expect?
Not painful: Depends how much opioids you are using its uncomfortable but durable within 5 to 7 days induction is best when no drug use for more than 24 hours. ...Read more
How to know the difference between implantation bleeding and period? How long does it last? And when can I do a hpt?
Treat Nipples Too: "How to treat thrush on nursing mom?" Oral thrush is common in young infants and is caused by colonization and overgrowth of yeast in baby's mouth. Yeast is harmless if you have a normal immune system. Nursing moms who are treating their baby's mouth for thrush can apply the same medication to their nipples prior to nursing to eliminate yeast colonization of the skin on and around the nipple. ...Read more
Bloating: Bloating prior to or during your period is often due to fluid retention & slower digestion (constipation). To decrease bloating avoid salt intake (including prepackaged foods), increase water intake (to flush the body & reduce constipation), consider magnesium or calcium supplements (with your physician’s approval) or otc medications that include a diuretic such as midol. ...Read more
Are 3 by 5 mm kidney stones painful when they are on the way to come out and how long does it take for it to start coming from the kidney?
See below: Yes, they can be very painful. As size increases, it is less likely to pass on its own. A good rule of thumb is that a 5 mm stone will pass 50% of the time. This decreases to 10% at 9 mm. ...Read more
So i had to take the morning after pill and i'm wondering when the side effects are going to start and how long their going to last?
May have none.: Potential se’s w emergency contraception: tender breasts; changes in menstrual flow (spotting, bleeding, early or late period or spotting instead of period); loose stools; dizziness; headache; nausea/ vomiting; abdominal discomfort or feeling tired. If you develop chest tightness, difficulty breathing, swelling of lips, mouth, throat – call 911. Notify your gyn if your period is 7 or > days late. ...Read more
URINARY RETENTION: It depends on the type of surgery, drugs or other issues surrounding the same. Many men have bladder issues that they didn't know about pre-operatively. And they are worsened by the meds or surgery. Often, after a trial of voiding is failed, your doctor will recommend cathing yourself to try and cycle the bladder along with prostate and bladder neck relaxing medications. ...Read more
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