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Doctor insights on: Is Rickets Caused By Phenobarbital

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Is encephalopathy caused by aluminum toxcisity treatable?

Is encephalopathy caused by aluminum toxcisity treatable?

May be: It depend how long the exposer is or was. Acute or chronic. In general encephalopathy due to aluminium is very serious and fatal/ But in acute state reports are there treated and cured with a combination of deferoxamine (a chelating agent)and hemodialysis. ...Read more

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Rickets (Definition)

A condition that causes the bones of children to soften and weaken, usually because of an extreme and ...Read more


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Is amblyopia caused by trauma?

Is amblyopia caused by trauma?

Generally NO: Amblyopia is usually a developmental problem however if an eye injury is bad enough to change the vision in a young child and a clear image is not restored then amblyopia may result. ...Read more

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How is drowsiness caused by diabetes prevented?

How is drowsiness caused by diabetes prevented?

Normal glucose level: Diabetics must be hypervigilent about maintaining "normal" glucose levels with their diet and any treatment medications to avoid drowsiness. ...Read more

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Is overbite caused by pacifier?

Is overbite caused by pacifier?

Not usually: Has to do with intensity ; duration. Most pacifiers are discontinued well before harm is done. Thumbs/fingers are worse. As an orthodontist i see much digit damage, almost no pacifier damage. See pediatric dental specialist now, orthodontist age 7. Try to wean child off pacifier age 2-3, and digits no later than age 4. Ask pedodontist for help. ...Read more

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Bipolar is caused by what?

Bipolar is caused by what?

Parental expectation: In addition to the "genetic" component and imbalanced chemicals in the brain, some bipolar patients had parents who had unrealistic expectations of them and "broke their hearts" by appearing to love them more for what they could accomplish than for who they were. "conditional love" hurts and sometimes the price paid by the often talented child will be difficulty following through on "achieving.". ...Read more

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Is respiratory acidosis be caused by drug use?

Is respiratory acidosis be caused by drug use?

It can be: Drug overdose is one of the leading causes of respiratory arrest in people younger than 55. This leads to respiratory acidosis. ...Read more

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Is pernicious anemia caused by using antibiotics?

Is pernicious anemia  caused by using antibiotics?

Unlikely: Pernicious anemia is caused by a lack of b12, which is required to make red blood cells. The usual cause is a stomach condition (gastritis, cancer, post-gastrectomy) or a disease of the small bowel (surgical resection, chrohn's). It is rarely caused by vegan diets. Drugs that suppress stomach acid and some diabetes medicines have been associated with pa. ...Read more

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Is fatigue caused by hereditary spherocytosis?

Is fatigue caused by hereditary spherocytosis?

Not likely: Given most patients with hereditary spherocytosis (hs) have the disease lifelong would not likely cause a change in fatigue levels. ...Read more

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Is the fracture caused by osteoporosis?

Is the fracture caused by osteoporosis?

Maybe: Osteoporosis causes a reduction in bone mass with weakenning of bone strength. This can lead to a fracture in any area of the body. ...Read more

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Is hypothyroidism caused by years of anorexia?

Is hypothyroidism caused by years of anorexia?

Perhaps : Low intake of iodide and other nutrients may block thyroid hormone production. ...Read more

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How common is encephalitis caused by vaccine allergy?

How common is encephalitis caused by vaccine allergy?

Exceedingly rare: Extraordinarily rare. In fact, almost unheard of in the literature, vaers reporting system or medical studies involving vaccinations. ...Read more

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Is brain cancer caused by a virus?

Is brain cancer caused by a virus?

Brain cancer...: Occurs more frequently in hiv-infected individuals, but most types of brain cancer have not been definitely tied to viruses. ...Read more

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What disease is caused by the smallpox virus?

What disease is caused by the smallpox virus?

Smallpox: There were 2 clinical types of smallpox. Variola minor was less severe than Variola Major. Smallpox from Variola Minor had a death rate of 1% or less. 90% or > unvaccinated smallpox cases fell under the category of “ordinary Smallpox”. The overall fatality rate for Smallpox was 30%. Malignant (AKA flat) Smallpox made up 5 to 10% of cases, was usually fatal & mostly effected children. > ...Read more

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Is glaucoma caused by diabetes?

Is glaucoma caused by diabetes?

Sometimes: Large studies published suggest that diabetes and primary open angle glaucoma (poag) are not related. Then other studies suggest that diabetes and poag are related. Without a doubt neovascular glaucoma and diabetic diabetes are related. Easy thing to do is when you get your diabetes exam. Ask your doctor to examine you for both glaucomas. By the way normal eye pressure does not exclude disease. ...Read more

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