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Que es la grisipela y como se trats?

Que es la grisipela y como se trats?

English only here.: I'm sorry, but this site is in English only. It takes an experienced translator (not an online automatic translator) to effectively translate the advice we give into Spanish, or any other language. The reverse is true, too. It takes a fluent Spanish-English speaker to translate a question from Spanish into English to preserve the intent and meaning of the question. ...Read more

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How can I trat erecticle dysfunction naturally?

How can I trat erecticle dysfunction naturally?

Lifestyle modificati: Erectile dysfunction typically precedes heart disease by 10yrs or so. So do those things that are healthy for your heart (and brain!) which should improve your penile health. For instance, don't smoke, don't drink to excess, exercise regularly, eat healthy, treat diabetes optimally, etc. Don't bother w/"natural" or "herbal" dietary supplements which have not evidence of effectiveness or safety. ...Read more

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How does someone come to the conclusion that intestional pain is to the point of being appendicitis?

How does someone come to the conclusion that intestional pain is to the point of being appendicitis?

Maybe your right but: Causes of recurrent abdominal discomfort as described may be identified by first addressing signs/symptoms so as to localize the organ involved: in women: vaginal discharge or bleeding, alteration in periods, pregnancy risk? Fever, nausea, vomiting, altered stool pattern, blood with stool, tenderness, distension? Painful urination, blood in urine? Recent trauma, herniation? Stressors? Other risks? ...Read more

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How to trat hives?

How to trat hives?

Avoid and take meds: Hives are generally treated by removing the offending trigger and taking antihistamines (loratadine, Cetirizine or fexofenadine) or glucocorticoids if lesions are severe. ...Read more

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I am a new jogger and I started to have a pain in the back is this a dangeros injur and how can I trat it?

I am a new jogger and I started to have a pain in the back is this a dangeros injur and how can I trat it?

Doubt its: Dangerous but would see an orthopedic surgeon to make sure you don't have disc or vertabrae problem before resuming activity. ...Read more

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Do you trat chronic pain take insurance prescribe medications?

Do you trat chronic pain take insurance prescribe medications?

Not on HealhTap: Any chronic illness or pain should be managed by a face-to-face encounter with a provider that knows all about you. HealthTap only allows those that prescribe medications to do so to treat acute illness or manage problems until proper follow up is arranged. Further, only very mild, non-opioid pain meds can be prescribed by the system and only then for short periods of time. ...Read more

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Does c.Diff, h pylora, and intestional parisites have anything to do with each other?

Does c.Diff, h pylora, and intestional parisites have anything to do with each other?

Not really: C. Difficile is a bacteria that produces colitis when it overgrows and produces enough toxin to damage the colonic mucosa. H. Pylori is a bacteria that inhabits the stomach and duodenum where it causes inflammation and ulcers. Intestinal parasites are not bacteria. They usually colonize or infect the colon but sometimes infect the small intestine. ...Read more

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What to do if I had an injury in my left testical and now it is atrophied and my sperm counts are low how I can trat it?

What to do if I had an injury in my left testical and now it is atrophied and my sperm counts are low how I can trat it?

No treatment: As far as the atrophied testis, it is not recoverable. Sorry. If there are issues with fertility (trying to have children for a length of time), then your remaining testis may need some help. Make sure there's no varicocele, and possibly some medications can help, but you need an exam, semen analysis and possibly imaging and/or labs to see what the issue is. ...Read more

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How or what is the best way to balance my intestional guts and hormonal imbalance?

How or what is the best way to balance my intestional guts and hormonal imbalance?

Need more info: I don't know what hormonal imbalance you're referring to. Hormonal imbalance doesn't usually affect the intestinal tract -- except that an under active thyroid can lead to constipation. Check w/your doctor. ...Read more

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Dr said intestional abscess after 101.8 fever & severe vomiting. Cipro (ciprofloxacin) is done. Ct scan negative. No pain. Still severe constipation. I feel pretty good. Any ideas on cause? What to do for semi-blockag

Dr said intestional abscess after 101.8 fever & severe vomiting. Cipro (ciprofloxacin) is done. Ct scan negative. No pain. Still severe constipation. I feel pretty good. Any ideas on cause? What to do for semi-blockag

Sounds better: On the surface, with the info you have given, you are doing quite well. If you have a continuing problem with partial intestinal obstruction this can only be dealt with face to face with the gastroenterologist and/or surgeon you are seeing. Good luck and hope this clears up soon. ...Read more

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What are signs and is there any thing a person can take that's natural to find out if they have intestinal paricites?

What are signs and is there any thing a person can take that's natural to find out if they have intestinal paricites?

Real science: I would only accept a diagnosis of intestinal parasites if it were made by a competent lab on a stool specimen. There are many websites that suggest that huge numbers of people in the developed world are sick primarily because of parasites that evidence-based medicine isn't finding. I don't believe this and would urge you to be skeptical as well. ...Read more

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What occurs if I lost my intestinal tracts?

What occurs if I lost my intestinal tracts?

Starvation: Your intestines process food and allow for its absorption. If what remains was connected you would probably have continuous diarrhea but would not absorb much food (from the stomach alone). You would fairly rapidly starve to death. ...Read more

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How long is the average human intestinal tract?

How long is the average human intestinal tract?

About 30 feet: Of course, GI length varies based on age, prior inflammatory condtions, surgeries, and drug use (irritant laxatives often result in a floppy, elongated colon), as well as body size. That 30 feet I mentioned above includes between 14-20 feet of small intestine and 5-6 feet of large intestine (colon) but the internal surface area is enormous due to multiple folds as well as microscopic vili. ...Read more

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What can be taken that's natural, to prevent or get rid of intestinal paricites?

What can be taken that's natural, to prevent or get rid of intestinal paricites?

Papaya seeds: Papaya seeds are an old folk remedy for parasites that have been proven effective by modern research. I advise 2 tbsp of ground papaya seeds once a week for 3 weeks. Parasites are very common and difficult to diagnose. Even if you don't have parasites they won't hurt you. For a good discussion including detailed advice on one protocol see http://superfoodprofiles. Com/papaya-seeds-parasites. ...Read more

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What is a good over-the-counter cleanse that will clean the intestinal tract walls?

What is a good over-the-counter cleanse that will clean the intestinal tract walls?

Seriously...why?: Colon lavage solutions "clean" by washing through from esophagus to rectum. Bear in mind however that there are no bacteria (aside from helicobacter) that colonize the stomach, & in most individuals the small bowel is relatively free of bacteria (unless there is underlying bacterial overgrowth due to structural or motility pathology). U probably don't need to cleanse--read prior HealthTap answers! ...Read more

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What test/procedures should be run for hard to diag intestinal prob/disorder even tests ect looking outside the box that may be causing prob drs miss?

What test/procedures should be run for hard to diag intestinal prob/disorder even tests ect looking outside the box that may be causing prob drs miss?

Get examined: Stomach pain can be caused by lots of things & may indeed originate outside the GI tract. Your doctor will want to re-examine you as well as know the quality, timing, duration, location, & associations (eating, position, activity, stooling, urinating) of your pain to better direct the next appropriate testing. After all tests are done & disease ruled out, then have confidence in treating symptoms. ...Read more

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How do you treat intestinal infection?

How do you treat intestinal infection?

Depends on organism.: Medicines are generally the treatment for intestinal infections. The medicine could be an antibiotic, an antidiarrheal or an antiparasitic medication. The specific choice depends upon the infecting organism. In the case of most mild intestinal infections, viruses are the cause and time is the best cure. ...Read more

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Should I be worried about intestinal tears if my kid has a meconium plug?

Should I be worried about intestinal tears if my kid has a meconium plug?

No: Most babies pass the meconium plug without intestinal tears. However, having a meconium plug is associated with other problems such as hirschsprung's disease (abnormal colon) and cystic fibrosis. Make sure your doctor knows about his meconium plug and any other symptoms he may have to make sure he doesn't have these diseases or other complications. ...Read more

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Apparently, my friend has intestinal worms, he's really worried, how to treat it?

Apparently, my friend has intestinal worms, he's really worried, how to treat it?

Get the truth: First, find out if the diagnosis is reliable, or made by a charlatan. Intestinal helminths are fairly common in some areas but are quite easily treated. ...Read more

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Could chemotherapy be used to treat intestinal cancer?

YES: Yes, assuming you mean the large intestine (colon cancer). Small intestine cancer is very rare and yes chemotherapy has been used in this setting but we have limited data. Also it's important to note that not all bowel cancers require chemotherapy. The oncologist will help you decide on best option. ...Read more

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Please tell me what type of of doctors treat intestinal candida overgrowth?

Independent thinkers: This is not a mainstream diagnosis, and i'd be cautious especially if you've self-diagnosed based on something you've read. Your best move now would be to get with an evidence-based holistic physician in your community who can help guide you through an area that i'll be the first to admit is confusing to all of us. ...Read more

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What is the best test available to detect small intestinal diseases including tumors.

What is the best test available to detect small intestinal diseases including tumors.

Tough question: It depends what is available. Video capsules have been used. From an imaging perspective some form of enteroclysis is best. Probably ct or mr enteroclysis is the best test, but these procedures are not widely available. Even traditional enteroclysis is not widely available. Routine imaging is usually done with ct and conventional small bowel follow through. ...Read more