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Doctor insights on: Is Clamidia Curable

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Is walden strom curable?

Is walden strom curable?

No: It is a low grade lymphoproliferative disorder so the goals are to prevent complications. Only treat when needed (hyper viscosity, kidney problems, or the IgM level is high, typically >5000. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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 would I know if I caught clamidia?

How would I know if I caught clamidia?

STD EVAL: Chlamydia can be very sneaky. You need a full exam penile culture /throat culture/UAC&S/GC CTX/RPR. If you had a definite exposure empiric antibiotic therapy should be started. ...Read more

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What is bronchiectesas and is it curable?

What is bronchiectesas and is it curable?

Bronchiectasis: Bronchiectasis is caused by destruction of muscle and elastic tissue of lung tissue. The destruction is usually permanent and surgery js usually necessary for relief. ...Read more

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Is gout curable?

Is gout curable?

Manageable.: No cure. If managed appropriately, prolonged remission is possible. Would recommend seeing a rheumatologist. ...Read more

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Is plague curable?

Is plague curable?

Usually: There are three primary forms of plague, caused by Yersinia pestis which is transmitted via fleas: bubonic plague, septicemic plague and pneumonic plague. Bubonic plague accounts for about 80-90 percent of cases, with septicemic accounting for 10-20 percent. Pneumonic plague is rare. Overall, estimated mortality for untreated plague is 60-100 percent; less than 15 percent if treated. ...Read more

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Is empyema curable?

Is empyema curable?

With right treatment: This is a collection of pus between the lung and the inner lining of the chest wall. Usually caused by an infection. Treatment is to cure the infection and drain the pus though antibiotics and placement of a chest tube. Sometimes a surgeon might need to peel away the linings of the lung if the lung can't expand (stuck). With proper treatment and time, patient should recover fully. ...Read more

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Is dyslexia curable?

Is dyslexia curable?

Sometimes: Dyslexia reflects the brain's inability to decode written information reliably. While it is true that some dyslexics have done great things, that does not make it a non-problem. There are techniques such as fastforward that seem to help the brain modify itself and correct certain types of dyslexia. For most, though, effective techniques help the person work around the problem. ...Read more

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Is glaucoma curable?

Is glaucoma curable?

No: The answer depends on how you define curable. We don't eliminate glaucoma with today's therapies, and we currently cannot restore vision that is permanently lost due to glaucomatous damage. However, we lower the intraocular pressure through medications, laser, or surgery in order to slow down or halt the rate of glaucoma progression so that you can outlive losing your sight. ...Read more

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Is impetigo curable?

Is impetigo curable?

Yes: Impetigo is caused by a bacterial infection. Usually easily treated with proper medication and time. See your PCP to be further evaluated. ...Read more

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