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I found a green circle pill with "p 421" imprint on it, what is this?

Check: Pharmer.Org, show it to your pharmacist or you can look at pill photographs in the Physician's Desk Reference. Take care. ...Read more

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White small round pill no imprint no marking what can it be?

Anything: Without markings, the pill could be anything and may be dangerous. Do not take the pill! ...Read more

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I keep catching myself resting my tongue between my teeth and it leaves and imprint on my tongue. Is this bad?

I keep catching myself resting my tongue between my teeth and it leaves and imprint on my tongue. Is this bad?

No: Not a true issues unless you start play or pushing on your teeth till it starts to traumatize the teeth (been there done that). ...Read more

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Hit on penis tip by elastic waist band on pants. Sharp pain that resolved quickly. Penis tip has imprint on it and swollen. Will it be normal again?

Hit on penis tip  by elastic waist band on pants. Sharp pain that resolved quickly. Penis tip has imprint on it and swollen. Will it be normal again?

Ouch!: This sounds painful but not serious. Fortunately, this organ typically heals quickly! Don't mess with it, but if it feels good you can apply a warm compress to help get circulation and healing elements to the tip. If it persists, of course, see a clinician. ...Read more

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My daughter had braces and the create an imprint on her gums that hurt her. How can I stop it? She has had braces for about a year now but they are just starting to bother her

My daughter had braces and the create an imprint on her gums that hurt her. How can I stop it? She has had braces for about a year now but they are just starting to bother her

Swelling: If hygiene is less than optimal gums may be swelling into the braces. Ask orthodontist to check if it is a hygiene issue. If not, referral to a periodontist may be in order. ...Read more

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Legs crossed with shoe on my my thigh. Shoe imprint does not fade hours later?

Legs crossed with shoe on my my thigh. Shoe imprint does not fade hours later?

Patience!: You don't specify what type of imprint you've noticed. If it's an indentation, it should fade within 24 hours or so. If it's a bruise, it might take a week or more. In any case, assuming nothing else is bothering you, don't be concerned. Take care! ...Read more

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Can a blood infection cause cold, red achey feet that leave a white imprint when you touch them?

Can a blood infection cause cold, red achey feet that leave a white imprint when you touch them?

Blood infection: Most blood infections give you a fever, make you really sick and can give you rashes (petechiae) but it does not usually give you red achey feet. If you are having a fever and have other illness beside the red feet, you should be seen right away. Otherwise it sounds like a vascular issue (blood vessels) and may be related to circulation or cold. ...Read more

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Fell off stairs and hit the inner area of right buttock .imprint of stair edge in flesh. Three days later bruised is numb Area size approx 4 inches ?

Fell off stairs and hit the inner area of right buttock .imprint of stair edge in flesh. Three days later bruised is numb Area size approx 4 inches ?

Evaluation needed: You may want to seek evaluation by Primary Care to ensure that the bruised area does not compress any nerves. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

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My face & hands are EXTREMELY pale. My face is red, espeially my nose, which is swollen. I stand with a stoop, and can imprint myself gently touching.

My face & hands are EXTREMELY pale. My face is red, espeially my nose, which is swollen. I stand with a stoop, and can imprint myself gently touching.

Exam needed: These symptoms are nondiagnostic and it's best that you have a thorough evaluation by your physician for diagnosis and appropriate tests will be ordered after that assessment. Your perception of abnormal features may be exaggerated. ...Read more

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I need to identify this pill. Pvk 500?

I need to identify this pill. Pvk 500?

Penicillin?: Pvk 500 sounds like Penicillin VK at the 500mg dose. However, one cannot be certain, so the proper thing to do is to dispose of expired, old, or unidentified medications. ...Read more