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Is It Normal To Go Up An Entire Breast Size All Of A Sudden At The Age Of 15
A swelling, inthe size of a grape, at left part of my lower jaw, only at the time of eating and it is visible for 3 or 5minits,no pain,no other proble?
Salivary gland: This sounds like sialoadenitis which may be due to a sialoith. Those are fancy words for a inflammation of the salivary gland possibly due to a stone. There are other causes which should be fully evaluated by an ear nose and throat physician. This may require a sialogram or other imaging procedure but a physical exam and history is required first. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What does it mean to all of a sudden get a fluttering feeling in the middle to upper portion of the chest EKG is normal resting hr is 57-63 bpm?
Palpitations: You have perfectly described "palpitations." this is due to an irregularity of your heart rhythm which tends to be sporadic. A prolonged recording of your heart rhythm (at least 24 hours but may require 30 days) will be necessary to detect the arrhythmia. An echocardiogram will determine if your heart is structurally and physiologically normal. Blood work will determine if you have triggers. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Rare condition that causes the center of my abdomen to puff up or bulge. It is about the size of a hot dog bun. No pain. Happens during crunches?
Diastasis Rectii: The rectus abdominis ("6-pack")muscles are normally fused in the midline. If they separate from one another, a tent-shaped protrusion is evident in the midline when contracting these muscles. The strong (but thin) tissue that envelopes these muscles, called fascia, remains intact; therefore, there is no hole (like a hernia) and surgery is not necessary. Great description! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
A muscle mass at the back of the neck is this signs of arterial blockage or stroke?Been to cardio and rehabilitation all say it was normal
Not vascular: The mass you describe may be the soft tissue overlying the c7 spinous process (vertebra prominens). Many people have a hump there (in the midline). Blood vessels run in the anterior neck, and blockage/stroke risk etc will not present as back of neck mass. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm undergoing a miscarriage at the moment. What are the signs (other than visit to my doc) that my body has expelled all the remains of pregnancy?
What could the reason be for a sudden increased vascularity in 2 of the lower saphenous veins that go all the way from ankle to knee, after a period of inactivity but also of eating less pasta?
Inacitivity: When your legs are dependent [ below the heart] and not moving , venous engorgement / distention occurs. Activity and its associated muscle contractions propel blood toward the heart and out of the venous system. The pasta meal may effect your hydration which would effect venous distention as well. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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Is POTS an all the time type of thing?sometimes when i stand up, hr will be in 120''s but majority of time it is 100% normal in the 90's.athlete?
On the senter and under part of my upper lip there's a gum line to the right of that is swelling it seems to happen yearly at different times whatisit?
What is the normal size of the rv in a adult? Right ventricular its 2.7 to what? And at how big is it dangerous?
Depends: It depends on where you are measuring the RV from. As based on the low normal your report, this is likely a mid RV diameter measure. At this point in the heart, normal is from 2.7- 3.3cm. In regards to dangerousness, this is a complicated answer. It depends on why it's enlarged but also how the function(pumping ability) is too. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it normal for a vesicular rash to erupt 7-10 days at the site of varicella vaccination in a 15 month old? The overall size of the rash is 1cm.
Radiologist: A radiologist could interpret the images with your Physician and determine whether there are any abnormalities or variations of normal. It is his/her job to do that and list definitive or possible diagnoses and may suggest further studies which may be advisable. ...Read more
For the past year, i keep having boils. Sometimes 3 at the same time at different parts of my body. Is this a symptom of a disease?
Staph aureus: It. Could be due to community acquired resistant staph aureus. Consult you doctor for other conditions as well. ...Read more
What eould cause heart to race with a heart rate to stay in the 100 for a couple of hours and get dizzy to the point where I nearly black out?
At what age is it normal for a woman to develop mild degenerative changes in the L5-S1 part of the spine?
By age 60 100%!: I had the opportunity to respond to a similar question you posted in which you indicate you have premature lumbar degeneration. a disc bulge and facet arthropathy. This is not common but occurs rarely as a family trait. As a sports medicine doc I see it in gymnasts, cheerleaders, dancers, explosive collision sport athletes and in obese, tall individuals who sit, drive, stand and load the low back. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it part of the normal procedure during a transthoracic Echo for the tech to look at the base of your neck, above the collar bone on right side?
TTE: if you are trying to image the aortic arch you go there, ...Read more
Have a painful cyst at the corner of eye has increased in size and I have no insurance what is my best course of action to get it removed?
Your Purpose: Every question should have some purpose behind , could you please let me know how would it help you? Other wise in 12 wks old fetus probably few m.M researchers have more things to do then measuring nose in fetus. Good luck. ...Read more