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Chlamydia (Definition)

Chlamydia is a curable sexually transmitted infection that is caused by the bacteria chlamydia trachomatis. This bacteria infects mucous membranes of the urethra, vagina, cervix, anus, rectum, eyelid, and throat. Chlamydia may be asymptomatic but some patients experience pain or burning during urination, nausea, fever, vaginal discharge, ...Read more


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How long should newborn eye damage from chlamydia last?

How long should newborn eye damage from chlamydia last?

Extremely rare...: Chronic eye infection in infants by chlamydial infection results in blindness in developing countries, but eye damage due to same infection is extremely rare in us. ...Read more

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How long does it take to recover from eye strain caused by using the computer?

How long does it take to recover from eye strain caused by using the computer?

Variable : Computer eye strain is very common complaint now a days. Also called video or terminal display syndrome results from prolong focus on an electronic display. Usually symptoms of dryness, burning, stinging, fatigue , and blurriness are present. Take frequent breaks, and look away at distant objects. Use artificial tears. Close your eyes for a few minutes are a few suggestions. ...Read more

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How long it will take to recover from my eye inflammation? Now am using 2 type of drops. Eye inflammation cause any blindness?

How long it will take to recover from my eye inflammation? Now am using 2 type of drops. Eye inflammation cause any blindness?

Depends: There are numerous types and etiologies for inflammation in the eye, affecting any part or all of the eyeball. Each will have different response rates to treatment. You will have to ask your eye md. ...Read more

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How long does it take to recover from uveitis in the eye?

How long does it take to recover from uveitis in the eye?

Usually within 2 wee: Most cases of uveitis can be treated with topical steroids with a resolution of inflammation within 1-2 weeks. Some cases are recalcitrant to treatment and take longer. Some patients need to taper their treatment slowly to avoid a rebound. ...Read more

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How long does it take for exposure keratitis of the eye to go away?

How long does it take for exposure keratitis of the eye to go away?

Quickly: Once you remove the insult, the eye should recover fairly quickly, usually within a week or so. ...Read more

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How long will it take for chlamydia to cause permanent damage ?

How long will it take for chlamydia to cause permanent damage ?

Not long!: Tubal damage can be severe when a woman has smoldering chlamydial infection in her genital tract and lead to infertility due to tubal occlusion/malfunction. This used to be a cause for permanent sterility, but not anymore; art (assisted reproduction technology) advances now pretty much guarantee that women with these problems can get pregnant and have healthy babies with ivf tubal bypass. ...Read more

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How common is it for a baby to get permanent brain damage from encephalitis caused by a virus?

How common is it for a baby to get permanent brain damage from encephalitis caused by a virus?

Not common: Most cases of encephalitis are mild with full recovery. However, in some cases there are permanent neurological consequences which may include personality changes, language difficulties, seizures, memory loss, and partial paralysis. I would be pleased to consult with you further on HealthTap. ...Read more

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Can Sun damage/rays cause acne? How are they treated?? What is the best way to defend myself from Sun?

Can Sun damage/rays cause acne? How are they treated?? What is the best way to defend myself from Sun?

No it does not: No sun rays do not cause acne.You should use sunscreen to defend yourself from excessive sun.Limited sun exposure is good for Vitamin D in your body. Acne is treated with benzyl peroxide washes with antibiotic combination,to which can be added retinoids cream.And some may need oral antibiotics like doxycycline.Cystic and severe acne better be treated by dermatologist as may need acne surgery&more ...Read more

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How long does it take to recover from injury caused by whitner inhalation?

How long does it take to recover from injury caused by whitner inhalation?

Depends: Symptoms like these are best deterimed by a thorough evaluation by your physician. Based on his/her findings, a treatment plan can be developed to help you. ...Read more

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How to Treat Prostatitis occurs without infection? which result to urine retention now Eyes Swelling. Thanks

How to Treat Prostatitis occurs without infection? which result to urine retention now Eyes Swelling. Thanks

Here are some..: Based on what you reported, some anatomical &/or functional obstruction in urethra by disorders maybe of mucels, nerves, or scars, etc. leads to urinary retention. This is a long-term chronic issue with no cure but help in attesting that doctors have never cure anything and anyone, but modify something to a degree with or without drugs and/or procedures. ... Yet, eye swelling may not related with ...Read more

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How to treat my eye infection & possible yeast on newborn?

How to treat my eye infection & possible yeast on newborn?

See your doctor: If you are concerned that your baby has a yeast infection or an eye infection, you should see your doctor. They can more properly evaluate your baby and prescribe appropriate medications. Infections in this age can be serious, and so should be checked out by a professional. ...Read more

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How can you tell if your eyes suffer long term visible damage to the cornea from a thermal burn?

How can you tell if your eyes suffer long term visible damage to the cornea from a thermal burn?

Vision and symptoms: Most of these heal with no residual problem. But if you find the vision in the burnt eye to be altered compared to the other eye or it stays red and irritated, then you should see an ophthalmologist for evaluation. ...Read more

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How can chloroquine cause damage to the eye?

How can chloroquine cause damage to the eye?

Maculopathy: Chloroquine can cause damage to the central part of the retina, the macula, of the eye. Chloroquine is rarely used in the U.S. But is used worldwide as a treatment for malaria. ...Read more

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I'm curious, how long would it take for an untreated tooth infection to finally spread to the heart and brain?

I'm curious, how long would it take for an untreated tooth infection to finally spread to the heart and brain?

Uncertain: There is no real time frame for this for all people. Best to get the infection treated as soon as possible. ...Read more

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How long does it usually take to recover from eye strain?

How long does it usually take to recover from eye strain?

It depends on...: ...The cause. Eye strain from dry eyes can recover within minutes of lubricating the eyes or resting them. Strain brought about from an uncorrected need for glasses will not disappear until the you have your vision corrected. It is a good idea to see your eye doctor if you have continued eye strain, to determine whether you need computer glasses. ...Read more

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How much blood is needed to transmit HIV through the eye? Can makeup remover kill hiv?

How much blood is needed to transmit HIV through the eye? Can makeup remover kill hiv?

NO risk: In multiple studies around the world exposure to blood in the eye is not risky for HIV infection. But, it is dangerous for both hepatitis b and c. I have no idea why you would ask about makeup remover. Please do not put makeup remover in an eye. That may cause permanent damage. ...Read more

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How to recover from mouth infection?

How to recover from mouth infection?

See your Dentist: If the infection is in a tooth or teeth, only your dentist can fix it. If the infection is elsewhere in your mouth,then it may need to be incised and drained or you may need antibiotics. Your dentist will sort it out. ...Read more

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How long does it take to recover from alcoholic hepatitis? Can this disease cause HE?

How long does it take to recover from alcoholic hepatitis? Can this disease cause HE?

Acute or chronic?: Acute alcoholic hepatitis will cause a rise in your liver enzymes and the damage will be transient but continued alcohol consumption may lead to chronic hepatitis with cirhossis and other sequelae including hepatic encephalopathy. If you know alcohol is a problem for you or a loved one, you should get help before it becomes irreversible. ...Read more

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Neonatal (Definition)

The term neonatal is generally used to describe events that occur with an infant within the first 30 days after birth.Some practitioners are looser with the definition & extend the ...Read more


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Chlamydia Infection (Definition)

A sexually transmitted infection caused by a bacteria. Genital symptoms include burning on urination, vaginal or penile discharge, pain with sexual intercourse or ...Read more