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Does any doctor here know anything about microdialysis?

Does any doctor here know anything about microdialysis?

Microdialysis: This typically refers to a laboratory technique of assaying chemicals from a small sample of plasma. It typically does not refer to traditional hemodialysis that a person with kidney failure requires. Hemodialysis is evolving though with new machines and cartridges that are smaller, but not micro as yet ...Read more

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Does anyone know anything about monkeypox?

Does anyone know anything about monkeypox?

Yes: Human monkeypox is a viral disease that occurs primarily in remote villages of central and west africa near tropical rainforests where there is frequent contact with infected animals. Usually transmitted to humans from rodents, pets, and primates through contact with the animal's blood or through a bite. Human monkeypox can be difficult to distinguish clinically from smallpox or chickenpox. ...Read more

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Anyone know anything about scleroderma?

Anyone know anything about scleroderma?

Autoimmune disease : Scleroderma literally means, "hard skin" which is a prominent feature. It is an autoimmune disease that results from cells making excess collagen which hardens and tightens the skin and blood vessels and sometimes internal organs. The severity can vary greatly from person to person. Fortunately, it is a rare disease. A rheumatologist is the best doctor to evaluate and treat this disease. ...Read more

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Do you know anything about astrocytoma?

Do you know anything about astrocytoma?

Astrocytoma: An astrocytoma is a tumor of one of the supporting cells of the brain. They are grade in three (sometimes four) types ranging from benign to malignant. Treatment of an astrocytoma is based on the tumor type and its grade. ...Read more

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How do I know exactly what is carcinogenic about tobacco smoke?

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How do I know exactly what is carcinogenic about tobacco smoke?

Tobacco: Tobacco smoke is a toxic and carcinogenic mixture of more than 5, 000 chemicals. Many of them are well known to increase one's risk to develop cancer or associated with development of cancer. Check this to see the list of carcinogen in cigarette .http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/list_of_cigarette_smoke_carcinogens. ...Read more

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Do you know anything about encephalitis?

Do you know anything about encephalitis?

Viral brain infectio: Encephalitis is an infection and inflammation of the .brain substance itself. It is usually viral in nature but can be caused by other agents and autoimmune disorders. The severity varies with the agent, for instance virus causing the infection, from mild, accompanying mumps to severe when caused by herpes simplex virus, eastern equine or any of many other viruses ...Read more

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Do you know anything about teen obesity?

Do you know anything about teen obesity?

Strong 4 Life Prog.: Childrens Healthcare of Atlanta has a resource site that is useful for families... http://www.strong4life.com/ ...Read more

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If you know anything about dsm please share?

If you know anything about dsm please share?

DSM: The diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders is sort of a bible for psychiatrist and psychologists. It lists each major mental disorder and the criteria for each. ...Read more

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Do you know anything about sarcoidosis?

Do you know anything about sarcoidosis?

Sarcoidosis: The answer to your question is too long to fit in the space allowed. For more information on sarcoidosis go to this link that will give you plenty of information: http://www.Webmd.Com/lung/arthritis-sarcoidosis. ...Read more

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What do you know about mrsa? How much should average people worry?

What do you know about mrsa? How much should average people worry?

MRSA: Methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is a bacterium that causes infections in different parts of the body. It's tougher to treat than most strains of staphylococcus aureus -- or staph -- because it's resistant to some commonly used antibiotics. You can pick up MRSA almost anywhere. ...Read more

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What do doctors think about genetic engineering? Is it immoral?

What do doctors think about genetic engineering? Is it immoral?

Geeze: I can't speak for all doctors. HealthTap is here to provide medical education/ information. People are likely to have different opinions on the matter - but I am not sure an ethical debate is best for this forum. ...Read more

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Do you know anything about villoglandular adenocarcinoma?

Do you know anything about villoglandular adenocarcinoma?

Cervix Ca: Villoglandular adenocarcinoma , also villoglandular papillary adenocarcinoma is a rare type of cervical cancer that, in relation to other cervical cancers, is typically found in younger women and has a better prognosis. A similar lesion may arise from the endometrium of the uterus.The signs and symptoms are similar to other cervical cancers and may include post-coital bleeding and/or pain during intercourse (dyspareunia). The diagnosis is based on tissue biopsy. The treatment is dependent on the stage. As the prognosis of this tumour is usually good, fertility sparing approaches may be treatment options ...Read more

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Do you know anything about "hypogonadism?

Do you know anything about "hypogonadism?

Hypogonadism: I have conductive extensive research on the subject. One of my medical students is currently putting the finishing touches on a ground-breaking paper on this subject. Until it is accepted for publication in a peer-reviewed journal it is merely heresay. That is my official statement on the matter. Sorry. ...Read more

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Does anyone know anything about treating roseola?

Does anyone know anything about treating roseola?

Comfort only: Treatment is directed at assuring proper hydration, nutrition and rest.These kids can be quite unhappy for the 3-7 days f this illness and the fever can be unresponsive to meds. As long as they can make pee every 6-8 hours and take in some nutrients, this will pass. ...Read more

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What do docs think about pregorexia?

What do docs think about pregorexia?

A media-inspired: term, not a medical diagnosis, but extreme dieting & exercise & other Eating Disorder behaviors during pregnancy limits fetal nutrition &, in some cases, flow of blood & oxygen to the fetal brain. A Small-for-Gestational Age newborn can have a multitude of medical & developmental problems. Diagnosis of underlying maternal mental illness & medical, therapeutic & dietary management are a must. ...Read more

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What do you think about lsd?

What do you think about lsd?

LSD addiction: I have not seen pts who demonstrated addiction to lsd but more have 'polyabuse' using anything they can get their hands on to alter reality. The problem is that lsd (and other hallucinogen) abuse can lead to residual psychotic symptoms and may alter brain chemistry which can be difficult to treat. Some have intrusive flashbacks years after stopping, which can be as bad as an addiction. I would put lsd in the same category as heroin as drugs that should never be tried since their effects can be permanent. ...Read more

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What do you think about cloning humans?

What do you think about cloning humans?

Not at this point: We are not yet ready to perform such genetic modifications and manipulations. Not enough knowledge of the risks and dangers associated with cloning in humans. ...Read more

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Do you know anything about dropfoot/footdrop?

Do you know anything about dropfoot/footdrop?

Nerve involvement.: Treatment depends on the underlying cause. Surgical intervention may be of benefit in cases of spinal disc herniation. In case of trauma, others may need repair or grafting of the nerve. For some the walkaide system, which is a functional electrical stimulation device, can be helpful. Others may benefit with a drop foot brace. Get evaluated and get the proper referrals. ...Read more

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What happens if you didn't know anything about childhood obesity, what would you want to know about it?

What happens if you didn't know anything about childhood obesity, what would you want to know about it?

How to prevent: you would want to know how to prevent it- through good eating practices, making good food choices, being active , and eating 5 servings of fruits and vegetables a day, Limit screen time to TV and video games to no more than two hours daily. Try to get one hour of moderate to rigorous activity daily. Limit sugar sweetened drinks daily. ...Read more

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How long does shabu remain in our blood after frequent use?

How long does shabu remain in our blood after frequent use?

2-4 days?: Shabu is a type of methamphetamine. Methamphetamines typically are detectable in the body for 2-4 days on average after the last use. ...Read more

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How to remove shabu fast in my system so i cud pass the urine drug test what should i take ?

How to remove shabu fast in my system so i cud pass the urine drug test what should i take ?

Don't understand why: people think that physicians should be the ones helping them evade responsibility for their own actions. Firstly, there is nothing that actually works (and/or can't be detected by those doing the drug test), and secondly, ethical doctors should not help people lie and evade tests designed to help them. Your should be more concerned about a methamphetamine problem than being caught. Please get help ...Read more

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How long will meth or shabu stay in my system? Im using meth for the five days ago, and i will be having a drugt test this monday. Please help.

How long will meth or shabu stay in my system? Im using meth for the five days ago, and i will be having a drugt test this monday. Please help.

Methamphetamine: Methamphetamine can usually be detected in urine for 1-4 days. It stays in your hair up to 90 days. Even a single use can be detected. If you're using it at all, it's very dangerous to you. Please consider getting help from your family physician or an addiction medicine doctor. Crystal meth anonymous is a self-help group also. http://www.crystalmeth.org/. ...Read more

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How to pass a blood drug test for shabu?

How to pass a blood drug test for shabu?

Don't use it: No more disrespect is intended than the question itself contains. "shabu" is, i understand, a term for methamphetamine used in japan, hong kong, malaysia and indonesia. If you are smart enough to be using healthtap, you are smart enough not to be messing around with this godawful drug of abuse. You won't realize the danger until it's too late. Stop, and get help if you need to. ...Read more

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Will shabu give me a positive result in pregnancy test?

Will shabu give me a positive result in pregnancy test?

No: I am not sure if you are using the word "shabu" to refer to the japanese dish of thinly sliced beef or as the slang term for crystal meth. Either way the answer is no it will not cause a false positive pregnancy test. ...Read more

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What are the drug testing methods to determine the presence of shabu or methamphetamine?

Depends: There are a variety of screening tests which detect amphetamine like substances - metabolites of ephedrine, (ephedrine sulfate) Pseudoephedrine or others of the substituted phenethylamine group - a very large group. If positive on screening tool, gas chromatography / mass spectrometry will confirm the compound and its metabolites. ...Read more

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How dangerous is speed?

How dangerous is speed?

It is very dangerous: Speed is very addictive and dangerous unless given for add or narcolepsy under medical supervision. It can cause lack of appetite, loss of weight, and insomnia and very addictive.It is schedule2 drug and there is big off street market for these drugs. These grugs are sometimes prescribed for add, narcolepsy and was in past used for obesity. ...Read more

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Are there ways to speed labor?

Are there ways to speed labor?

Yes: Sometimes OB providers will break the amniotic sac ("bag of waters") to bring on labor. Other techniques can also be used, with varying success. Or oxytocin ("pit") given in an intravenous (IV) solution can be used to increase the frequency and strength of contractions. That results in a more regular pattern of labor that may shorten the time from start of labor (regular contractions) to delivery. ...Read more

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Could a delusion be a delusion if the person knows it's a delusion?

Could a delusion be a delusion if the person knows it's a delusion?

Delusions: Psychotic symptoms involve a loss of touch with reality. Patients with psychosis have an impaired reality sense/experience, meaning that what they see, hear, or believe is erroneous or false. However, psychotic patients can have good reality testing. That is, some can identify that the delusion (fixed false belief) or hallucination is false even though their is impairment in reality sense. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of a disease knows as "Chikunguya"?

What are the symptoms of a disease knows as "Chikunguya"?

See below: Fever, muscle aches and sever bone pain are common. The severity varies. Some people may get a rash. See this site for more info. http://www.cdc.gov/chikungunya/ ...Read more

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How do I speed up the process?

Speed up process: Please be more specific with regard to which process . thank you ...Read more

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Who knows about onchocerciasis?

Who knows about onchocerciasis?

I wish more did: Onchocerciasis is a dread disease in which worms bearing bacteria cause blindness and spotty skin lesions. In some communities, all adults are blind and they are led by children. Robert mcnamara, remorseful architect of the vietnam war, did more than anyone else to control this dread illness, but it remains a serious problem in much of the tropics. ...Read more

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Who knows about achondroplasia?

Who knows about achondroplasia?

Dwarfism: About 1 in 20, 000 births. Genetic defect causes poor bone growth. Affected persons have a large head with small bones in the mid face. The arms and legs are short, but the trunk is long. Intelligence is usually normal, but walking is often delayed. They can have problems with the spinal cord being compressed. They can have children, but there is a high risk >50% of passing the defect to offspring. ...Read more

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How to increase my speed and cardio?

How to increase my speed and cardio?

Combination: Use different type of exercise, aerobic cardio and combine with anaerobic short distances high intensity. ...Read more

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Fell down from bike from a speed breaker.

Fell down from bike from a speed breaker.

How long ago was: injury? Recommend intermittent icing, elevation of arm, compression and rest. We are not able to say if there are fractures or other significant injuries to your hand/ arm. The most conservative/ safe course of action would be medical evaluation. Take care. ...Read more

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Who knows cost of a consultation with rd?

Depends: Depends on person, area of country, and other variables. Talk with other people in your area to find one that is good and reasonably priced. Just because its expensive doesn't mean its good...And just because it is cheap doesn't necessarily mean its bad advice. New grads/those trying to build a practise tend to be cheaper to build the volume. ...Read more

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What foods or exercises can improve your speed?

What foods or exercises can improve your speed?

Not an easy: Answer in 400 characters or less. Nutrition wise, there is no "speed" diet but rather a healthy diet that is nutritionally sound is key for allowing optimal muscle growth. I'm also not sure what you mean by speed. If you mean explosiveness, like that in sprinting, then plyometrics, sprinting, and building an overall strong body are key - look at the physiques of the worlds top sprinters. ...Read more