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Is there any sort of test for rosacea?

Is there any sort of test for rosacea?

Test for Rosacea: There is no test for rosacea. History and physical examination by your medical provider/ dermatologist is the best way to "test" for rosacea. ...Read more

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Rosacea (Definition)

A chronic skin condition that usually affects just the face, causing redness, pimples, nose swelling, and thin red ...Read more


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Is there any sort of treatment for marfan's syndrome?

Is there any sort of treatment for marfan's syndrome?

Marfan syndrome: There is no cure for this disorder. Treatment can slow progression & ameliorate symptoms, such as cardiovascular (aneurysms) or connective tissue changes (pain) etc. ...Read more

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Is there a specific criteria for diagnosing Erythromelalgia & does it have any of the same symptoms as some other diseases?

Is there a specific criteria for diagnosing Erythromelalgia & does it have any of the same symptoms as some other diseases?

It is a bed side Dx: erythromelalgia can be a primary disorder by itself or caused by other conditions. Rarely inherited. redness , swelling and pain in the distal extremities , that is on / off , triggered by heat , pressure , exertion , insomnia , stress,... high platelet count , high cholesterol, toxins, drugs can cause it. it is a neurovascular condition leading to narrowing of the fine arterioles in hands feet,.. ...Read more

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Are there any tests for case of pid?

Are there any tests for case of pid?

Cultures and exams: Pid, pelvic inflammatory disease is usually caused by an infection. The diagnosis is based on cultures, physical exam, and imaging studies such as pelvic ultrasound and cat scans. Left untreated, the damage can be permanent. ...Read more

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What are the results of stutter, and is there any treatment for it?

What are the results of stutter, and is there any treatment for it?

Stuttering in a 2-5: year-old can go away on its own, usually in less than 6 months. If it persists, it can hamper social communication & self-esteem, if not handled correctly. The causes & treatments of stuttering at various ages are found on http://www.asha.org/public/speech/disorders/stuttering.htm. ...Read more

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Is there a diagnostic test for fungal infections of the skin?

Is there a diagnostic test for fungal infections of the skin?

See below: Yes. Skin scrapings can be treated with potassium hydroxide and examined under the microscope. In addition, skin scrapings can be implanted on sabouraud's medium. If a fungus is present, it will grow in the medium and produce a characteristic appearance. ...Read more

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Is there any conclusive proof of a treatment to reduce tinnitus?

Is there any conclusive proof of a treatment to reduce tinnitus?

None, assuming......: Assuming that an acoustic tumor has been ruled out, and assuming that there are no medications causing the tinnitus (aspirin), there is no conclusive treatment. ...Read more

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I have bowel cancer is there any sort of treatments available for aussies in the us?

I have bowel cancer is there any sort of treatments available for aussies in the us?

Yes..: ..But no different than in your home country. Surgery is usually the first and, sometimes, only treatment for colon and small bowel cancer. Sometimes, depending on the type and location, pre op radiation and/or chemo may be used. Post op chemo or radiation might be needed . Good luck. ...Read more

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Is there a test for the diagnosis of Lupus ?

Is there a test for the diagnosis of  Lupus ?

The full picture. : Lupus is diagnosed based on the symptoms, clinical findings and laboratory evaluation. Labs are very helpful and essential. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of sterility and is there any way to counter this condition?

What are the symptoms of sterility and is there any way to counter this condition?

Non-specific: In males none at all; in females the most common are irregular or absent periods. This doesn't always mean 'sterility' but can suggest below-normal fertility. No 'symptoms' are terribly specific, testing is the place to start. ...Read more

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Please advise whether or not is there any test for general screening of auto antibodies, and if any such test exist, what is its name? Thank you.

Please advise whether or not is there any test for general screening of auto antibodies, and if any such test exist, what is its name? Thank you.

ANA screening: that's the name of the test usually performed to check for auto- immune disorder, but you rather need a good internist to put the picture together and come up with a working diagnosis, auto-immune diseases are myriad of conditions, so you need a working diagnosis for a proper treatment plan, good luck ...Read more

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Is there a cure or some kind of antibaiatic for std?

Is there a cure or some kind of antibaiatic for std?

Yes: Bacterial stds like gonorrhea, chlamydia, syphilis and trichomoniasis are all treatable with antibiotics. Viral stds like herpes, hpv and hiv. It is very important that you get seen so that an accurate diagnosis can be made and proper treatment started for you and your sexual partners. ...Read more

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Tired of diverticulosis, but is there any way to get a cure?

Tired of diverticulosis, but is there any way to get a cure?

Diverticulosis.: Diverticulosis is manageable, not curable. Once the pockets in the colon form, they don't go back again. High fiber diet is the rule. ...Read more

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Is there any treatment? For a latex alergy?

No, avoidance: There is no treatment for latex allergy, other than avoidance. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for basic vitiligo in allopathy....Without the.Use of any.Steriods?

No: Some dermatologists have managed it with immunomodulators such as tacroliumus with some success. Vitiligo troubles some people who have it, while others are indifferent or consider it distinctive. Some of my healthtap teammates are interested in homeopathy as you are. ...Read more