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60y.o./TSH=10.5/FT4=11.7.Dr. Leila Hashemi on here says they don't add up (lab error) & FT4 is too high. But on my report, the FT4 range is 12-22 pmol?

60y.o./TSH=10.5/FT4=11.7.Dr. Leila Hashemi on here says they don't add up (lab error) & FT4 is too high. But on my report, the FT4 range is 12-22 pmol?

Different units: Hi. Dr. Hashemi and I are used to different units here in the USA. In our units, she's right. But in your assay, it all fits with you being hypothyroid. ...Read more

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What is leigh's disease?

What is leigh's disease?

Leigh Syndrome: Is a neurological disorder that cause psychomotor regression and loss of cognitive ability usually resulting in death in early childhood. ...Read more

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What is smith lemli opitz syndrome?

What is smith lemli opitz syndrome?

Inherited Condition: 1 / 20, 000- 60, 000 newborns are born w/ this condition which can cause malformations of heart, lungs, kidneys, gut & genitalia. Affected babies often have small head size, fused second & third toes &sometimes extra fingers and toes. There can be learning and behavior problems from mild to approaching autism in severity. Infants may grow more slowly, have weaker muscle tone, & have feeding issues. ...Read more

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Why sometime I feel a lil bit dissy?

Why sometime I feel a lil bit dissy?

Hard to answer...: Dizziness is a common description for many different feelings. The feeling of dizziness, or a "dizzy spell, " may be very familiar to an individual, yet difficult to describe. Vertigo is a medical term to describe the feeling of spinning, whirling, or motion either of yourself or your surroundings. A good history & exam by your doctor will lead to a better explantion. ...Read more

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Is china lily soya sauce good for you?

Is china lily soya sauce good for you?

Not especially: Soy sauced tend to be loaded with salt which contributes to hypertension in some (not all) people. There's little magic in food choices. Health is more likely to come from a sensible, balanced diet, staying physically fit, and avoiding tobacco, illegal drugs, and excesses in alcohol use. ...Read more

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Could you explain what is leigh's disease?

Could you explain what is leigh's disease?

Leigh Syndrome: Is a neurological disorder that cause psychomotor regression and loss of cognitive ability usually resulting in death in early childhood. ...Read more

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Please tell me, are lillies dangerous to humans?

Please tell me, are lillies dangerous to humans?

Yes, if eaten.: Keep small children away from lillies so that they don't try to taste or eat them. ...Read more

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I am a boy and I'm 17. Can I grow a lil bit taller?

It is possible: It is possible to still have growth in heigh ...Read more

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Can you tell me the basics about smith lemli opitz syndrome?

Can you tell me the basics about smith lemli opitz syndrome?

A genetic: Disorder...suggest you GOOGLE for "BASICS". you can ask specific questions here on Health Tap and a Physician with experience in this disorder will try to help you!

Hope this is helpful (at this moment)
Dr Z ...Read more

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Is there a difference between an LEA/UEA and ABI or are the two terms used interchangeably?

Is there a difference between an LEA/UEA and ABI or are the two terms used interchangeably?

Peripheral Vascular: Disease? The terms seem to relate to categories of diagnosis/evaluation for PVD.
Ankle Brachial Index (ABI)
Lower Extremity Doppler (LEA)
Upper Extremity Doppler (UEA)
Discuss w/ your doctor. ...Read more

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Does anyone know where I can buy blue lily of the nile extract locally and educate me on hw to use it?

Does anyone know where I can buy blue lily of the nile extract locally and educate me on hw to use it?

Garden flower: This beautiful plant is mentioned in the harry potter series; some people are allergic to its leaves and in folk medicine it's been used to speed labor. I could not find any scientific studies, though it is understandable why such a lovely family of flowers would generate interest in the "natural healing" community. I have no idea who's selling it; sorry. ...Read more

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Is 20\80 legaly blind?

Is 20\80 legaly blind?

20/200: 20/200 is the criteria for legal blindness ...Read more

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What could cause strange pain on the lilac crest?

What could cause strange pain on the lilac crest?

Iliac crest pain: Several possiblities:adhesions/scar tissue, tight muscles which attach to the crest, minor tendon tears along the crest, pelvic shearing which causes abnormal pelvic functn and thus abnormal muscle/ligament tensions, lumbar vertebral dysf, quadratus lumborum muscle imbalance & more. A good history & phys incl osteopathic hands-on exam should shed light on cause & osteopathic manipulation may fix it. ...Read more

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Could exposure to lillies have caused my headache?

Could exposure to lillies have caused my headache?

Yes: Many patients with migraine have "osmophobic"headaches, that is, headaches triggered by strong or irritating odors. Almost all headaches triggered by odors are migraines. A neurologist can help if this is a frequent problem. ...Read more

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Lillies giving me a headache, what could be wrong?

Lillies giving me a headache, what could be wrong?

Allergic Rhinitis: Hi! It is possible that certain scents, and certainly certain plant pollens can cause or worsen allergic rhinitis. Runny nose, facial pain, headache, and sneezing are some of the symptoms. It is also possible for certain scents to trigger migraines. The best thing is to avoid lilies, if you can't discuss with your doctor. Take care, dr. H. ...Read more

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Restarting the pill can it give you the lina negra?

Restarting the pill can it give you the lina negra?

Linea Nigra: That is possible. Linea Nigra can develop during pregnancy, with use of some oral contraceptives & due to change is hormones. Adrenal gland insufficieny and Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome can be associated with Linea Nigra. Take care. ...Read more

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What does ut mean when you have lil bumps every were?

What does ut mean when you have lil bumps every were?

Urticaria?: Hard to tell from the question. Possibly you mean urticaria, which is a medical word for "hives". These are usually allergy-related.

Of course if there are "little bumps everywhere" there are other diagnoses to consider, such as measles-type rashes and numerous others. ...Read more

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I am lil bit fatty what can I do make overcome this problem?

I am lil bit fatty what can I do make overcome this problem?

Overweight: I suggest you get your thyroid blood test checked. Its called tsh. Lso get checked for diabetes mellitus. ...Read more

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I am bleeding firm my butt not a lot a lil only when I wipe why?

I am bleeding firm my butt not a lot a lil only when I wipe why?

Hemorrhoids: The most common reason would be hemorrhoids. However, more serious conditions can also have this warning sign. It's best to have your healthcare provider check. ...Read more

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My friends says smells of lillies but when one else can. Why is this?

Unknown: Please ask your question again as I am unsure of what it is that you are wanting an answer to. ...Read more

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My underarms are itching lots. It looks like a lil bumpy and dark as well. Pls help.

My underarms are itching lots. It looks like a lil bumpy and dark as well. Pls help.

It is next to: Impossible to diagnose dermatological issues over the internet. There are too many potential reasons for your symptoms. The easiest potential issue would be an allergic reaction to your deodorant or perhaps irritation from shaving if you do. Make an appointment with a health care provider so that the area in question can be looked at and evaluated. ...Read more

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I'm trying to get a lil thicker in weight what can I get to help me? I weigh 125 pounds

I'm trying to get a lil thicker in weight what can I get to help me? I weigh 125 pounds

Depends on height: Nothng wrong with being slim if your health is good. I married my wife when she was 120 pounds and no health problems. ...Read more

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What does it mean if it's your first time using monstat and a lil pink or red comes out?

What does it mean if it's your first time using monstat and a lil pink or red comes out?

Mostly likely it: Means that there is sufficient inflammation in your vagina from the infection to cause a small amount of bleeding. If the bleeding continues after all of your symptoms are gone, I suggest consulting with your Gyno. Best wishes. Dr. Anne ...Read more

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HOw do I know if im not being over charged for a deep cleaning? One dr. Is charging me a lil over 1000 and one is 480?

Not possible to know: It's unclear what kind of procedures you are questioning and thus it is not possible to provide a cogent answer to your query.

Provide more details and we may be able to provide a more complete answer. ...Read more

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What to do if I'm 32 year old but I have letle bit diabeties but I wanted toparmanent salution for this, is it possible?

What to do if I'm 32 year old but I have letle bit diabeties but I wanted toparmanent salution for this, is it possible?

Once a diabetic,: Always a diabetic
but you want to have excellent, even normal, sugars

avoid sweets, work with MD to decide if Meds needed ...Read more

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Hello im lili. Why do I feel like I run out of air when im exercising (crossfit/running) and I just can't improve my endurance?

Hello im lili. Why do I feel like I run out of air when im exercising (crossfit/running) and I just can't improve my endurance?

Breath gone?: This sounds like exercise induced asthma. You very well may need to be evaluated and placed on an inhaler with medication to prevent this experience when you exercise. This is very common and very easily treated. ...Read more

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What ointment is best to apply in a wound. I got a small wound 2 days back but looks lil big today. Was applying neosporin. Help.

What ointment is best to apply in a wound. I got a small wound 2 days back but looks lil big today. Was applying neosporin. Help.

Keep moist and clean: Some wound respond adversely to Neosporin. The most important thing is to establish why you have the non healing sore to begin with. The general principle is to keep a wound moist and clean. Perhaps a bit of petroleum jelly on a sterile gauze. ...Read more

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Are the lelo keagle balls safe to use? And do they really work? Should they feel like they are going to pop out when I use restroom?

Are the lelo keagle balls safe to use? And do they really work? Should they feel like they are going to pop out when I use restroom?

Kegal balls: I would be very cautious about placing these balls in the vagina. They are be very hard to get out! You may end up seeking medical care to get them out. They are slippery and round, hard to grab. Be very cautious about using these. ...Read more

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Why is it some kids with JRA are harder to treat than others? Some only require lil med while others need to up or change meds often?

Why is it some kids with JRA are harder to treat than others? Some only require lil med while others need to up or change meds often?

Subtypes: There are four subtypes in traditional JRA, namely, pauciarticular, polyarticular (with and without RF-rheumatoid factor), and systemic-onset form. Among these subtypes, RF-positive polyarticular form has the highest potential to cause joint deformity and to carry the process way into adulthood. ...Read more

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Hi I have a bump on the side close to the cluterous and it's a size of a lil marble does not hurt or itch how can that be taken care of?

Hi I have a bump on the side close to the cluterous and it's a size of a lil marble does not hurt or itch how can that be taken care of?

Sounds like: A Bartholin cyst, A BENIGN cyst fairly common in the location you describe...Check it out with your GYN (or Family Physician)

Hope this is helpful
Dr Z ...Read more

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My friend (Lili) is telling me she is forgetting things and it's gradually getting worse where no matter what she does she can't remember it?

My friend (Lili) is telling me she is forgetting things and it's gradually getting worse where no matter what she does she can't remember it?

You sound like a: True friend indeed. Lili needs a friend like you but she also needs to see a doctor. If she's less than 18 years old, her parents need to accompany her. Please encourage her to tell her parents about this. Thanks so much. Dr. Anne. ...Read more

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I wanna know what kind of diet is appropriate to increase my height. I'm 5' 11'' n I'm satisfied with it but I just want a lil bit of increase.?

I wanna know what kind of diet is appropriate to increase my height. I'm 5' 11'' n I'm satisfied with it but I just want a lil bit of increase.?

Reg Excercize & Food: At your age you still have some chances of growing and getting taller. I do not think a special diet will help increase height. A regular regimen of excersize and a good normal diet with some extra proteins will help you maintain good health and in my opinion that will maximize your growth potential. Not worrying too much about it will also help. Wishing you the best. ...Read more

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What the akins diet? How does it work how do I get starter and is it good to loose a lot of weight or a lil I'm looking o loose 30 lbs of baby fat

What the akins diet? How does it work how do I get starter and is it good to loose a lot of weight or a lil I'm looking o loose 30 lbs of baby fat

It's a low carb diet: The atkins diet is a high-fat, low-carbohydrate diet designed to help you lose weight, similar to the south beach diet. You can buy books showing you how to do it. Some people do very well on atkins, but many others don't lose that much. You can abuse it (example: eat a pound of bacon). Better: mediterranean diet--no red meat, sugar, or white starch. Eat lots fresh produce, whole grains, olive oil. ...Read more

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