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Is It Normal To Have Slanted Nostrils
A contracted toe: A hammertoe is an contracture or a bending of the toe joint which results from a muscle or tendon imbalance due to the mechanical or structural changes in the foot. This can be hereditary or due to environmental factors such as tight shoes. This bending can lead to abnormal pressure distribution resulting in pain, swelling, blistering, and corns. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My uvula doesn't rise and fall when i say "ah" like it normally should. It just stays in place. Is this normal or should I get it checked out?
It's never "normal": It's never really "normal" to have bruises under your foot. There are many reasons this can occur, and you should absolutely have this evaluated by a doctor. It can be as simple as repetitive trauma, it can be a dermatological problem, a vascular problem or it can indicate a blood abnormality. Please have this evaluated by a doctor. ...Read more
My right eyelid seems to be slightly weaker than my left. It doesn't completely close either. To get it totally closed I have to force it. What is it?
Lagophthalmos: Incomplete closure of an eyelid is called lagophthalmos. Forceful closure is a function of the surrounding Orbicularis muscle. The most common cause is paralytic from a Bells Palsy. It can also occur after trauma or surgery (cicatricial lagophthalmos). The most important thing to remember is to keep the cornea moist with tears so one doesn't not develop exposure Keratopathy. ...Read more
My left nut feels broke open sometimes but then goes back to normal what could that be or is it normal?
Testicle pain: it is not clear exactly what you are describing, but it is not normal to feel pain in your testicles. You need to make an appointment to be seen and evaluated by a physician. ...Read more
Sometimes: Some patient have what is called nocturnal exposure which means their eyes stay a little open when sleeping. Now if the cornea becomes dry and diseased then we call it nocturnal exposure keratitis and it may be relieved by just putting an ophthalmic gel inside the eye before sleeping. ...Read more
Is it normal to have to push when pooping? Should everything just come on it's own or is pushing considered normal?
Why is it you can breathe normal through left nostril but the right feels like it is blocked but done seen ENT said no blockage and ear feel itneedpop?
What would cause the middle of the tongue to be so sore that it hurts to talk? It looks fine tho.
Yes: The newborn skull is often slightly misshapen (the classic look is that of a cone head) after birth. This is due to the skull bones being squeezed during the vaginal birthing process. This is a normal occurrence, and the skull bones will settle on their own within a few weeks. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If a nipple area looks normal but then when I stretch it or mess with it, it becomes wrinkly, then returns to normal look. Is this normal?
Yes but . . .: Only your physician can provide you w/reassurance after physical examination. Certainly it's more reassuring that your nipple returns to normal whereas we would be more concerned if there was an ongoing change. ...Read more
Breathing well: Be happy about this. No many people have that luxury. This means you can breathe and work out with your mouth closed. Wow. Most of my nasal patients , before i operate on them, would give up anything to have that opportunity. In good health! enjoy youth and good health! ...Read more
Is it normal for your adam's apple to not be centered? Just noticed mines a bit to the left. Why would this be?
Generally midline: Most of the time the adam's apple (a part of your voicebox) should be in the midline and not off to one side. I would get checked out to make sure there isn't something pushing the voicebox off to one side. It is possible yours is just a bit more prominent on one side but i think it's better safe than sorry. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Sir i have a personal problem.
my penis is not straight it is bend downward.
my age is 20.
Is it due to masturbation.
or is it normal or not???
Get evalution: You need to see a physician and a possible referral to a urologist for further evaluation. ...Read more