Doctor insights on:
If I Have An Amniotic Sac Condition Will I Need Bed Rest
For some women, the doctor recommends total or partial bed rest during their pregnancy. They may be at high risk for preterm labor or other complications, requiring them to reduce their activity level, stay away from stressful situations, and keep the baby inside as long as possible. If your health care provider orders a dose of bed rest for you - whether it's for one day or for the duration of your pregnancy - you might try these coping strategies to help accept the restrictions ...Read more
If I have clot already on the leg, should I wear ted hose or will it make worse? Im gonna start working soon that will require to me to be on my feet
No: Any compression to a clot will make it worse. You need warm, moist compresses, stay off your foot, and keep it elevated. Compression stockings are to prevent clots, not to treat them. Please see a vascular surgeon asap. If you get chest pain or shortness of breath, call an ambulance. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can a baby hide at 12 weeks in ultrasound or should be clear to see it even if I have retrovired uters?
Easy to see: A 12 week fetus can be easily seen with transabdominal or endovaginal ultrasound. ...Read more
I have an umbilical hernia and doc says I need an op. Is there anything I need to avoid so it does not get worse?
Heavy weights: Hernias can get bigger if there is increased pressure in the belly. If you have a bad cough, do a lot of heavy lifting or are very overweight - those are things that can be changed to reduce pressure on the hernia. It probably should be repaired and you have time as long as you are not having pain or lots of nausea. Pain, nausea, vomiting all are signs of an emergency and should take you to The ER ...Read more
I am 25 weeks pregnant with complete placenta previa my doctor said it won t move and i will need a csection how likely is it that i will need a blood?
I have a hydrocele that feels hard. I had an ultrasound 5 years ago, and it confirmed the hydrocele. How often do you need a follow up?
Seek help: This condition requires the assistance of a cardiologist ...Read more
It can be difficult: Being able to tell if you "broke your water" can, at times, be difficult to ascertain. Any question that you may have an amniotic leak should immediately be brought to your ob's attention. Nevertheless, some signs may be a constant trickle of fluid or wetness. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am 6 weeks pregnant and have a very small hemotoma not even 1cm. Do I need to be worried will it lead to a miscarriage? Its below the sac.
I am 36 weeks pregnant with twins and need to wear an Abdominal corset for just 30 minutes.. would that harm the babies?
Twins: No it wont harm your twins.Good luck! ...Read more
I am 30 weeks pregnant, what will happen if this second course of antibiotics doesn't take care of my bv? -- can you have a vaginal delivery if you have bv?
Is it normal to see empty sac @ 5 weeks? ER scan, going to OB day after tomorrow. Should I be worried or do I just need more time. HELP
Have a lrg seroma after hernia surgery may need to be asperated will i be put to sleep or just numbed up and is it painfull to do ?
Not painful: Aspirating a seroma is generally done in an outpatient setting, usually not even requiring numbing medicine (since the pain of a needle stick for aspiration is the same as for the numbing medicine, but depends on how big the seroma and location). In any case, the seroma may require multiple aspirations until it eventually goes away. Without aspiration, this may take months to resolve. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I believe I have an ovarian cyst, but I am not able to see my doctor for three weeks. I was curious if there was any way to ease the pain until then, or if I should go to an urgent care?
Yes, need eval: If you are having continuing pelvic or abdominal pain, lasting a day or more, it is best to have a doctor evaluate what is going on. You may be correct, that it is an ovarian cyst, but if might be something else that requires more urgent treatment. You may be given a pain killer in the end, but the correct diagnosis needs to be made first. Go on in! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I'm 32.5 weeks pregnant and I was told today that I have borderline low amniotic fluid and that I need to hydrate. Will drinking more fluids correct this and if so, how soon can it get corrected through hydration? I'm worried about a preterm delivery
Oligo hydramnios: decreased amniotic fluids at 32 weeks will definatly respond to increased fluids and rest.as you near term your doctor I am sure vwill monitor you and baby by nonstress test biophysical profile and will decide the timing of dilivery and care for decreased amniotic fluid ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Do you born with scheuermann's disease? Or it can be occured if staying slouching? I have it, and I wanna know if it's my fault or not ?
Slouching & Kyphosis: Scheurmann's disease is a condition diagnosed most commonly during adolescence. It's due to wedging of the vertebral segments that then cause increased kyphosis (slouching or round back). Initial treatment is physical therapy with a focus on strengthening. Bracing in extreme cases. Don't be hard on yourself, because there's nobody at fault. Work with your doctor and follow recommendations. ...Read more
Had an ultrasound and doctor said that i hv a cyst outside my ovary size of an apple. Need surgery immediatly but is it dangerous if i don't want any?
Should I be concerned that I sometimes have an accident at night if I go to sleep tired? Can it be a result of my thoracic syrinx? Bedwetting till 16.
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- I have a severe scalp condition
- How will i know if i have an amniotic fluid leak?
- I need to have a miscarriage
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Will i have sciatica for the rest of my life or is there a cure
- How long do you need to rest after having kidney removed?
- I have fleas in my bed
- How long will i need to rest after my colonoscopy?
- Low amniotic fluid bed rest