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Good question: Uveitis, a sterile inflammation of the interior of the eye, is of unknown origin. While the majority of cases occur only once in someones life, a smaller group has them recurrently. Occasionally they are associated with GI and arthritic disorders, but most are isolated. Since we do not know the actual trigger, we don't know why they keep coming back. Get it treated regularly to prevent problems. ...Read more
Can relapse: Fifth disease has been found to relapse often, especially in adults. It is important to investigates a patient who has frequent relapses to determine if an adequate immune response is present. Sometimes treatment with intravenous antibodies (IVIG) is necessary to treat complications or relapses in high risk patients. ...Read more
I am a woman of 35 a keep getting these boils in between my butt checks a keep coming back I don't eat many sweets an don't take medication?
MRSA: This is most likely due to MRSA (staph bacteria resistant to methicillin) living on your skin (colonization) and causing infection from time to time. You need a regimen to clear this colonization which usually includes bleach baths or hibiclens for every household member for a whole week, plus Mupirocin to everybody's nostrils. ...Read more
I have sinus really bad and I have. Taken all different medicine but it always keep coming back worse than before what can I do about it.
Sinuses: Have your ENT (ear nose and throat) doctor do a culture of your sinuses. Some studies have shown that up to 90% of the cultured chronic sinus infections were actually due to fungus and molds. If this is what is going on in your case then antibiotics will not cure it, you would need an antifungal. ...Read more
Re-infection?: If bacterial vaginosis keeps returning, a woman may be getting re-infected by her partner. Both persons should consider getting examined and treated at the same time. A woman might recover better if she keeps semen out of her vagina for a while, to allow her vagina to naturally self-clean and return to normal. That means using condoms. ...Read more
Adhesions are like internal scars, occur after surgery of the abdomen and pelvis, can occur after inflammatory problems like ruptured ovarian cysts, pelvic inflammatory disease.
May cause no symptoms ever; may cause pain and/or bowel obstructions decades later.
Bowel obstructions treated with nasogastric suction, IV fluids, and time. If don't resolve with conservative treatment, surgery to cut. ...Read more
See CRS: Creams help for itching, but if you have persistent bleeding, pain or prolapse get a referral to a colon and rectal surgeon. ...Read more
Recurrent shingles: If the 'shingles' keep coming back in the same area, it's not shingles — it's herpes. Those viruses are very similar and the eruptions (rashes) they cause can look the same. Both viruses will 'take advantage' of you and come out at times of STRESS or other illness that helps those viruses. Hopefully you can address the causes as to 'why' — if not, see a doc to discuss. There are ways to help u. ...Read more
Because U are alive: Back pain is one of the most common experiences of being human. When it happens, being aware of what you did how and avoiding it in the future is called learning. Many factors can cause or contribute to back pain. Some are serious and must be considered, but the vast majority of causes are mechanical. See a doctor who is also a mechanic academyofosteopathy. Org has a doctor finder 4 one near u. ...Read more
How can I tell when I'm pregnant if the tests keep coming back negative but I have all the signs?
If all the tests: Are negative for pregnancy, your symptoms could be from problems related to your uterus, ovaries, intestines, stomach, or hormonal, stress related or psychological in nature. Get reassurance from your dr. God bless u. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/pelvic-pain/my00124. ...Read more
I have had 9 lithos in two years stones keep coming back now I am having spasms in the kidney why?
May be passing stone: If a stone is going down the ureter (the tube between the kidney and the bladder), you may have pain as the ureter is distended. You need to see your urologist. You may also want to see a nephrologist or go to a stone clinic at a regional medical center to define the type of stone formation and find treatment to decrease the frequency of stone formation ...Read more
Cold sores keep coming back recently. I haven't changed my diet or anything so what is the problem?
My ovulation tests keep coming back negative but I did it the day my calendar says im ovulating what do I do!
My bf experiencing lesions on his penile shaft. He's been tested and he's negative of everything but they keep coming back.
Get a check up: I understand the he has been tested with all negative results. I would suggest you to take a second opinion from infection disease specialist. Get a thorough evaluation to get correct diagnosis and then discuss the treatment options. Good luck! ...Read more
I have a large cyst like mass between my breats, large and painful...it goes away and seems to keep coming back several times this year?
I am unable to sleep at night & all the activities of current day keep coming back. L also start thing of next activities which disturbs me?
Sleep hygiene + med?: Be sure you've not been escalating your caffeine intake or taking other meds in doses that might impair sleep (such as stimulant med for add). Engage in quiet activity for the last hour or so before bedtime, and be sure you're getting exercise earlier in the day. If the problem persists, see you healthcare provider to see if you may have a condition involving "racing thoughts" that may need med. ...Read more
I need help figuring out what is this series of bump that keep coming back I've been dealing with this since 2012 it started as one single white bump I popped it and more came back please help me?
Eval: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more
Furuncles: Hidraadenitisis a deeper i flammation of sweat glands. Overweight and or diabetes can lead to s'more superficial recurrent info tion caused by staph and or strep. Antibiotics are needed based on sensitivity. Preventive measures for furuncles are antibacterial soap and oral vitamin c. ...Read more