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Koh And Wet Prep
Will HIV present in dried blood /vaginal fluid or wet blood or vaginal fluid when spreaded on cloth and exposed to environment for several minutes?
Any treatment recommended for anal fissures? Why so they keep recurring? Use cottonelle wet wipes as well as toilet paper. What causes anal fissures?
Unclear information: and question. Is your blood pressure 170/145? If yes, please consult your doctor immediately to avoid damage to you blood vessels and internal organs. To address dry mouth would need more information about your water intake, medications you may be taking, low grade inflammation of salivary glands etc. It would be prudent to see your doctor. ...Read more
Have anal fissure. Dr said to not wash with soap. Also said don't use wet wipes after pooping. Will feces going over fissure cause infection? Nervous!
Unlikely: Just keep the area as clean as possible, the body has immune factors that will make it unlikely to get an infection in that area. ...Read more
Probably: not a good thing. call your endoscopist and notify them as they may decide to cancel or suggest another prep to try to salvage the procedure. ...Read more
Was told to not get gauze finger wound wet in shower or pool but then said wash with soap and water each day and change dressing. Confused. Contradict?
Infant black tongue. Tried nystatin, then swabbed for culture and tried fluconazole, no yeast on culture. Dr said iron stain? Doesn't get supplement.
Prob okay, but...: hairy black tongue can occur in infants because of infection or failure of the tongue papillae (bumps) to properly shed their cells like it should. it is important to distinguish if the black could be melanin, since that might indicated a skin disorder. black 'spots' can also be a sign of a genetic condition, so it is important to have this evaluated further, likely with biopsy. ...Read more
How to clean up Urine spill properly?
It's a tiny puddle size, but how do I clean? Just with dry paper? Wet wipes? Sanitizer? Rubbing Alcohol?
Dry skin. Use vinegar to clean. When cooking organic and fowl, wash with liquid soap and dry with paper towels. Hands get rough and raw. What is cause?
Vaginal irritation and burning x5 days, tx x2 days with metro gel. Sx amplified and now have foul odor, dysuria, and thick d/c. Wet prep in office =. ?
BV? STD? Herpes?: You give mixed symptoms suggesting different problems. Discharge with "foul" odor suggests trichomonas (an STD) or bacterial vaginosis. "Thick" discharge sounds like an STD such as gonorrhea or chlamydia. Vaginal irritation and itching suggest yeast or herpes, and herpes can trigger BV. The main thing is to stop guessing, stop treating yourself with MetroGel, and see a doctor ASAP. Good luck! ...Read more