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Is it normal for urticaria to peel?

Is it normal for urticaria to peel?

Possible.: Any intensely inflammatory rash can peel after a few days. ...Read more

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Dr. Mike Bauerschmidt
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Folliculitis (Definition)

A condition in which one or more hair follicles are swollen, usually when the follicles are damaged by friction from ...Read more


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Is it normal to get chickenpox twice? Is it common for this to happen?

Is it normal to get chickenpox twice? Is it common for this to happen?

Rarely if ever: Chickenpox will confer lifelong immunity with the first infection. There are few cases when this may not be permanent, like those with immune disorders or after bone marrow transplant . There are many rash producing illnesses that mimic chickenpox & these probably account for what many think as a first or repeat case. ...Read more

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Is it normal to masturbate?

Is it normal to masturbate?

Some handy facts...: Normal men, women, boys, and girls masturbate (it's universal). It isn't harmful, as the body goes through similar effects during regular sex with a partner (but too much of anything may become a problem). Masturbation does not stunt height, cause hair loss or gray hair, make you weak, create heart problems, lower testosterone, affect virginity, lower fertility, change your weight, or damage eyes. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have birthmarks?

Is it normal to have birthmarks?

Yes: Many babies have birth marks and some, consisting of vascular lesions regress with time. As long as the birthmark is stable and not bleeding, there is no cause for alarm. ...Read more

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Is it normal when your body is cold for my pee to be colder that what it normally is. Also my penis is quite cold. Is it normal?

Is it normal when your body is cold for my pee to be colder that what it normally is. Also my penis is quite cold. Is it normal?

Likely normal: As long as everything is functioning properly, it sounds normal. When you are cold overall, your body tries to pull heat from the areas farthest from your heart, which is why your hands and feet typically get cold first. Since the penis is sticking out from the body, it can also become cold too. Now if you are having pain, discoloration, or anything else unusual, certainly see a physician. ...Read more

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Is it normal to need a tuberculosis skin test?

Is it normal to need a tuberculosis skin test?

Required of some: Public health and safety statutes in some locals require that workers in public venues like the food industry, jails, health care, etc. Show evidence that they do not have evidence of contageous illness. Though not common, the resurgence of multiply drug resistant TB in some populations has kept concern detecting this disease high. If at risk thru work or travel it is to your advantage to be screened. ...Read more

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Is it normal to need a keratotomy?

Is it normal to need a keratotomy?

No: Keratotomy means incision into the cornea. The most common form is lasik or prk, in which a laser enters the cornea and reshapes it. Astigmatism can be corrected with astigmatic keratotomy (ak). These are elective procedures and do not need to be performed. Certain conditions of the cornea can be treated with a keratectomy - removal of some or all of the cornea (corneal transplant). ...Read more

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Is it normal to be late?

Is it normal to be late?

Periods might be a: little irregular. Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems (i.e. PCOS). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have pimples on testicles?

Is it normal to have pimples on testicles?

Pimples as in pus?: Do you have pimples with pus - i.e. Whiteheads? Or... Is it where the hair follicles grow from. ...Read more

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Is it normal for meatus to be red?

Is it normal for meatus to be red?

Anatomy ?: Are you referring to the external opening ? As part of the urinary mucosa, the red color is normal. If you are having symptoms of pain or burning see your physician to rule out infection. ...Read more

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Is it normal to get discharge?

It can be: Could you please put more detail. What color is it? How heavy is it? How long has it been lasting? Etc. Thanks :]. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have hairy nipples?

Is it normal to have hairy nipples?

Yes: Some women have hair on the nipples and usually also on chest. This does respond to laser hair removal if this disturbs you. ...Read more

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Is it normal to get pimples in your vagina?

Is it normal to get pimples in your vagina?

Have this medically: checked to find out what these lesions are. Take care. ...Read more

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Is it normal for my 1-year-old to be shy?

Is it normal for my 1-year-old to be shy?

Yes: For some reason seperation anxiety is a normal part of development. It seems to be begin when the baby's motor development increases to the point where the baby is able to leave mom independently through walking and crawling. It is almost as if the baby is nervous about leaving mom's protection and reacts shyly. It does pass. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have a loose scalp?

Is it normal to have a loose scalp?

It is normal : Loose scalp and tight scalp both are normal and there is nothing you can do to change it. ...Read more

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Hi there can u tell what it means when your foreskin is itchy after showering is it normal?

Hi there can u tell what it means when your foreskin is itchy  after showering is it normal?

ITCHY FORESKIN: THIS MIGHT BE DUE TO A NEW SOAP OR WASHING DETERGENT. HOW LONG HAS IT BEEN GOING ON? SEE A DERMATOLOGIST SOON . . . ...Read more

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Is it normal for the penis to be curved?

Is it normal for the penis to be curved?

Maybe: Many men have some curvature on erection and this is a normal variant that seldom or never interferes with sex. Should the curvature be acquired later in life and/or marked, it may be peyronie's, a disease best handled by a urologist. ...Read more