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Is There A Cure For Poliosis
Good Luck: With your research. I too would have to research this question and I'm not taking any classes at this point. You have the benefit of the Internet. When I was in school we had a card catalogue in the library and real books. Boy that makes me old, lol. ...Read more
Hello I think I got Vitiligo or Poliosis its causing me to have 2 grey patches in my hair I have a bit on my beard the same side as the patches?
Thank you: Thank you for letting us know. You will not get a diagnosis over the internet. And you did not share any medical history or your age. I am not sure what you want from us. ...Read more
Do not attempt self: Cures! This requires prompt medical treatment. Depending on the stage of syphilis, intramuscular of intravenous penicillin is recommended with Doxycycline as a back up for penicillin allergy. Follow-up testing is recommended. You will be tested for other std's at that time. ...Read more
How to cure lisping. I lisp on some pronunciations like 's', 'ch'. Are there some speech exercises that can help me with it?
Http://www. Livestrong. Com/article/230784-exercises-to-perform-at-home-to-correct-a-speech-impediment/
I hope this helps :) ...Read more
Doubtful: Typically I would say there is no cure for raynauds. The one instance would be if smoking causes the symptoms of raynauds (which it can), and if you quit smoking it could go away. However, most patients with raynauds require treatment to reduce the symptoms of the condition. Avoiding direct contact with cold objects for example could reduce the symptoms. Medications can be quite helpful. ...Read more
My s.G.O.T is 38.1 and s.G.P.T is 100.7 so please advise to cure my liver & is this position is critical or normal?
Need diagnosis first: Prior to treating one must know what the disease is.... In your case this will require some lab testing to exclude the common causes of lft elevation. This could be anything from fatty liver to hepatitis to recent alcohol intak, etc. Need to see doc to figure this out. ...Read more
Bell's Palsy: This partial paralysis of the face is believed to be caused by a virus. For some years, an antiviral medication (acyclovir) had been recommended (if started in the first 3 days), but longer term studies have not shown a benefit. The standard treatment now is oral steroid medication (typically prednisone), which also should be started early. Prednisone is not a cure, but suppresses the inflammation. ...Read more
Depends: Epilepsy can be well treated with medications. Some types of epilepsy can be caused by a medical problem that can be cured. Other types of epilepsy can be well treated, but not cured. Please see a neurologist for a better understanding of your specific situation. Hope this answer helps. ...Read more
Libido Too Low: This common problem is usually related to fatigue, depression, or stress for someone your age. The mental health component of erections and sexual desire is very powerful. You may have to come to terms with what else is doing on in your life; you very well may have to do a blood test for thyroid levels. But, this does not have to be a permanent problem. ...Read more
Absolutely: The most common cause is lack of exercise, followed by alcohol overindulgence. Other causes (diabetes, hepatitis c, several inborn errors of metabolism) have specific treatments. I'm glad this was discovered, as it can become serious, but as long as cirrhosis hasn't supervened (which is a miserable way to die), you can probably take charge of your own recovery and enjoy doing it. ...Read more
Bacterial vaginosis is an abnormal vaginal condition that is characterized by vaginal discharge and results from an overgrowth of normal bacteria in the vagina.
A few antibiotic remedies are routinely used and include:
metronidazole (flagyl) oral pill form or by vaginal Metronidazole gel (metrogel),
vaginal Clindamycin cream (cleocin), or
tinidazole (tindamax). ...Read more
Myoma = fibroid: I suspect you're referring to a uterine myoma (leiomyoma) which is commonly known as a fibroid. If you don't have any symptoms, there's no need for "cure". Leave it alone. If it's causing you problems, your gyn can discuss medication vs surgical options (depending upon symptoms) while a interventional radiologist might offer embolization. ...Read more
There is no cure yet: Molluscum contagiosum is a dna poxvirus. Type 1-4 (mcv1-4) and they spread easily among humans only. It can be spread sexually in adult. They often go away on their own 3 wks to 3 months range, but because the are easily transmitted, an outbreak can last up to 18 months. Various topicals are use, but none is considered cure. Wart cream, acne cream (benzoyl peroxide) may help. Consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more
It is possible:
If the squint comes and goes then it may be possible to watch and see if it gets any worse.
Sometimes it is possible to treat the squint with glasses or exercises.
If these do not work then it may be that we need to consider doing an operation to move the muscles which control the eye to a better position to straighten the eyes
up. ...Read more
I think you mean cirrhosis. Cirrhosis is scarring and fibrosis of the liver. This is seen as the end product of a variety of illnesses. If the underlying disease is treated properlyl some cirrhosis may regress.
If not, cirrhosis is treated by avoiding things that irritate the liver such as alcohol and acetaminophen, being immunized against liver diseases and screening / treating complications. ...Read more
Treatment & AA: Important to be evaluated at a treatment program or by an addiction medicine specialist to see if it is "problem drinking" or addiction. If it is addiction, you may need detox medication to avoid serious medical complications of alcohol withdrawal. More important is help to stay sober, like treatment groups and/or aa. See the aa website (aa. Org) which (since u r in colombia) also is in spanish. ...Read more
The number one...: Treatment in terms of popularity is a family of medications called pde-5 inhibitors (viagra, levitra, (vardenafil) and cialis). But ed can have many causes & treatment must be tailored to address the underlying issues. Some are behavioral/psychological. Some patients do well with the oral medications. Others do not respond, and must use vacuum assist devices, injectable medications, or even surgery. ...Read more
Although a number of ati-viral medications have been tried there is no "cure" for dengue...SUPPORTIVE treatment (fluids, anti-fever medications) are the accepted treatment for this mainly AFRICAN viral infection!
and Hope this helps!
Dr Z ...Read more
Tension Headaches.: A tension headache can present with pressure on the back, sides or front of the head (or it can cause a complete circle of pain & pressure). The pain is usually mild to moderate, dull +& accompanied by tender neck, shoulder or head muscles. It is often treated with nonsteroidal ant-inflammatory medications or acetomenophen, or with similar medications that include either a sedative or caffeine. ...Read more