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37 yrs recently diagnosed with 2 intracavity fibroids(6.5 & 4.5 cm)Planning to have a baby, was recommended to remove fibroids before conceiving. Heard about LAAM BUAO procedure, is this safe for large intracavity fibroids & if I want to conceive soon?

37 yrs recently diagnosed with 2 intracavity fibroids(6.5 & 4.5 cm)Planning to have a baby, was recommended to remove fibroids before conceiving. Heard about LAAM BUAO procedure, is this safe for large intracavity fibroids & if I want to conceive soon?

While I am not a: Gynecologic surgeon, I believe the answer to this is "yes." My understanding is that LAAM (laparoscopic assisted abdominal myomectomy) uses both a laparoscopic and lower pelvic (bikini line) incision to safely remove even larger fibroids than yours. I would investigate which GYN surgeons in your area have been trained in this technique and make an appointment for a consultation. Good wishes:) ...Read more

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Can I eat raw lamb?

Can I eat raw lamb?

Yes, but why???: Haven't heard of any regulations against the eating of raw lamb, but why would one not cook his meat. Undercooked meat has bacteria, viruses, and parasites that are bad for people. One can enjoy a healthier lifestyle by cooking to death all those "germs", before eating. ...Read more

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How long willtmj last?

How long willtmj last?

Can't tell: The tempomandibular joint can make a person miserable and there's no predicting how long it will last. There are folks who know how to treat this and I'm not one of them; a variety of measures including those that keep you from grinding your teeth at night can help, as can more intensive interventions. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is it normal to be late?

Is it normal to be late?

Periods might be a: Little irregular. Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems (i.e. PCOS). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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How to last longer in bed?

ED?: Perhaps your best option would be a history and physical by your urologist ...Read more

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5 days late should I worry?

5 days late should I worry?

If you have been: Sexually active, take home pregnancy test. Missed/late period: low body wt, obesity, weight ^ or v, ^exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, perimenopause, just starting menstruation, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems. # 1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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Sex how to last long at it?

Sex how to last long at it?

Slowly does it: Stop thrusting at earliest hint of oncoming ejaculation/climax & take deep breaths in & out. U can try 2% anesthetic jelly as lubricant on your glans penis. Avoid alcohol. ...Read more

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How can I last longer in bed?

Good question: It deserves an answer. Because sexual behavior is complex, I will refer this to a variety of experts from the area. Thanks for asking. ...Read more

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How late do men stop growing?

How late do men stop growing?

Puberty: Hi!, Growth rates vary due to genetics, genders and environments. Hormone issues can also have an effect. Generally People are done growing by their early 20s. If a person continues to grow taller they may have a condition called Giantism and they should see an endocrinologist soon. ...Read more

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How to lose the last 5 pounds?

How to lose the last 5 pounds?

Patience: Stay the course of exercise and calorie control. Give your body's metabolism a chance to balance itself at your new lower weight. Try not to watch the scale too much. Keep your doctor involved in your weight management routine, asking her to measure you as well as weigh you. ...Read more

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How long does a jia flare last?

How long does a jia flare last?

Flare: It may depend on the cause of the flare. A viral infection can irritate the joints for 1-2 weeks. Other flares can last a few days. ...Read more

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I have cold from last two days?

I have cold from last two days?

Supportive care:: Force fluids x 8-10 glasses/day: 50% electrolyte rich fluids, 50% clear broth, bullion, consume. Warm water gargles, nasal saline mist, hot tea and dark brown honey, Hot steam showers, Cold-Eze Lozenges, Tylenol 1-2 TABLETS every 4-6 hours as needed for fever greater than 100. Tea with dark brown honey. Nasal saline. OK to use Robitussin DM 1-2 tsp. Every 4-6 hrs.as needed ...Read more

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Long will a b 12 shot last? How

Long will a b 12 shot last? How

Week to 21 days: Depends on how low you are but typically a week to 21 days. I give b12 weekly if patient is low find it works best ...Read more

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3 days late. When can I test?

NO W (:: You can test now. If negative -can repeat in a week. Take care. ...Read more

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What is maroteaux lamy syndrome?

Rare disease: Maroteaux-lamy Syndrome, a type of dwarfism is due to a deficiency in a specific mucopolysaccharide. Treatment is available but is the most expensive treatment in the world, costing 365,000 dollars a year, according to Wikipedia. That is criminal! See the discussion here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maroteaux%E2%80%93Lamy_syndrome

Here's another page on the disease: https://rarediseases.org/ ...Read more

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21 days late, how far along am I?

21 days late, how far along am I?

7 weeks but...: If you're pregnant (not everyone 21 days late is pregnant) that means you conceived 5 weeks ago, but while your fetus is 5 weeks old, pregnancy is measured from your last period, so you would be considered 7 weeks pregnant (which is strange, since that means you are 2 weeks pregnant at the moment of conception).
Take a test to confirm. If not on prenatals start a good one (with methylfolate) ASAP! ...Read more

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Is 31 too late to have more kids?

Is 31 too late to have more kids?

Of course not! : Lots of women don't have their first child until after 31. If the time is right, then there's no time like the present. ...Read more

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I'm 20so days late am i pregneant?

I'm 20so days late am i pregneant?

No Guessing: There is nothing here we can offer you beyond speculation and guessing. And there are no facts to this question on which to hang our hats with opinion. But, if you are late for your period then it is time to do a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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How to last more than 1 hr in sex?

Prolong sexual exp.: Unfortunately there is no pill or treatment to achieve such a sexual experience.

That is not to say that prolonging the time to ejaculation can occur with practice. There is a lot of information and opinions about this online and in published books about sex.

But, to last for a full hour before ejaculation is a very rare event. ...Read more

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I have headach since last 12 years?

I have headach since last 12 years?

A headache: Lasting 12 years cannot be sorted out with 400 characters on an internet site. Please go see a physician for a thorough evaluation. ...Read more

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Is pocs safe fof a 26year old lady?

Is pocs safe fof a 26year old lady?

What is POCS?: Not sure what pocs are; if you mean pcos, then there's nothing unsafe about it, but it may lead to you having associated symptoms such as irregular periods, problems with fertility, diabetes, etc. ...Read more

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Can some people have double lashes?

Distichiasis: Yes. Elizabeth taylor had double eyelashes which is a genetic mutation. ...Read more

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What can I do to lengthen my lashes?

What can I do to lengthen my lashes?

Latisse (bimatoprost): Latisse (bimatoprost) can make your eyelashes longer and fuller. It's applied daily with an applicator to the base of the eyelashes. Takes about 1-2 months to see about 40% thicker eyelashes. Results only last while using the product. They go back to normal 2 months after stopping the product. You have to get it from a doctor's office. Make sure to ask about the side-effects. ...Read more

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I am having cold from last 2months?

Get it evaluated: Then see a doctor and have the problem evaluated. ...Read more

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Do colds last longer as we get older?

Do colds last longer as we get older?

Only if...: Your immune system is weaker than when you were young. If you stay healthy and fit, a cold should last about the same time. ...Read more

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How long does the pain usually last?

How long does the pain usually last?

Depends : This depends on the type of injury or disease. Please elaborate and we will give our best medical expertise. ...Read more

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