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I am a very good lister in converation I have long term memory and short term memory is good I can rember the cealnder really well I am date oriented?

I am a very good lister in converation I have long term memory and short term memory is good I can rember the cealnder really well I am date oriented?

What's your Question: Your statements indicate that you feel you have good memory, are a good listener, and oriented to the calendar very well. I do detect, however, a number of typographical errors. Is that normal for you or are you simply not proofing what you're writing. Would you like to pose a question based on your statements? If so, you may write to me at: www. Healthtap. Com/dr-drsaghafi ...Read more

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Is it possible for you to please list known diseases that have no known cures?

Large list: The list is too large to place on this page, but I have attached a link to the top 10 odd diseases with no known cause. Http://listverse. Com/2009/03/17/top-10-odd-diseases-with-no-known-cause/ ...Read more

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Can you list some inheritable x-linked diseases?

Can you list some inheritable x-linked diseases?

Several, some are:..: X-linked diseases can be either recessive or dominant. X-linked recessive diseases include red-green color blindness, haemophilia and the Duchenne and Becker forms of muscular dystrophy (both of which involve mutations in the DMD gene). You can search on the Internet I am sure for a tremendous list of X-linked diseases. ...Read more

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Is hypochondria an actual disease that can be treated?

Is hypochondria an actual disease that can be treated?

Yes: It is a psychiatric disorder that falls in the category of somatiform disordrs. Therapy can help in treating this. ...Read more

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What are the common symptoms of acute stress disorder?

What are the common symptoms of acute stress disorder?

Acute Stress D/O: Acute stress d/o is an anxiety disorder occurring within 4 weeks of event (s) involving threatened death/serious injury or self or others, and response of fear, helplessness, or horror. Lasts at least 2 days and no longer than 4 weeks after the event. Symptoms may include a subjective sense of numbing, detachment, & amnesia; also recurrent images, thoughts, dreams; increased arousal; avoidance. ...Read more

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Can anyone tell me if there is an actual hodgkin's disease cure?

Can anyone tell me if there is an actual hodgkin's disease cure?

Yes: The most common type of hodgkin lymphoma is classical or nodular sclerosis and that is curable. There are 5 types and all are treatable but some more curable than others. If standard therapy doesn't work, than bone marrow transplant is potentially curable. The most common regimen is abvd (adriamycin, bleomycin, vinblastine, dacarbazine. ...Read more

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Can you please list the common causes of sexual aversion disorder?

Can you please list the common causes of sexual aversion disorder?

Sexual trauma: I have worked with many people who were sexually abused as children or teens and some of them have a strong aversion to any kind of sexual relationship no matter how healthy. This aversion to normal, health sex can be helped by working with a psychologist who is trained in treated sexual trauma. There are other causes too but this is one I have seen. Be well, . ...Read more

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What are the acute and chronic diseases associated with legionella?

What are the acute and chronic diseases associated with legionella?

Pneumonia: Legionella is a relatively common cause of community-acquired and hospital acquired pneumonias. Legionnaire's disease is a syndrome of pneumonia caused by legionella species. One acute, febrile, self-limited infection caused by legionella is pontiac fever. I am unaware of any chronic infections involving legionella species. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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I need a simple list of the symptoms of reactive attachment disorder.

I need a simple list of the symptoms of reactive attachment disorder.

RAD: RAD is not accepted diagnosis by all drs. However there appear to be a group of children that were chronically and severely tramatized in early childhood and failed to bond with close family members. They often have severe behavior problems, opposition to authority, wander the house at night, can be aggressive, fail to show empathy for others, but can also be very charming, and are delinquent. ...Read more

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What's the actual difference between infectious and contagious diseases?

What's the actual difference between infectious and contagious diseases?

They are similar: Infectious disease is caused by an organism or particle that may cause disease in a given circumstance. This may or may not be contagious (although many are). The degree of contagiousness (how easily does it spread) helps to qualify a contagious disease, like the flu. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of acute stress disorder? How do I know if I have it?

What are the symptoms of acute stress disorder? How do I know if I have it?

Acute stress disorde: Check this site for criteria: http://www. Nattc. Org/learn/topics/veterans/docs/dsmvacutestress. Pdf. If you have many of these sxs the diagnosis can be confirmed by a psychologist or a psychiatrist. Take care. ...Read more

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Can someone list the disorders that might be diagnosed with electromyography?

Can someone list the disorders that might be diagnosed with electromyography?

EMG: Electromyography or EMG is a test used to look at muscle activity which is reflective of nerve activity. This is often done in conjunction with nerve conduction velocity (ncv) testing. This is done by measuring muscle activity over a stimulated nerve. These 2 tests can help diagnoses nerve disorders, muscle disorders, neuro-muscular junction disorders. ...Read more

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Is there anything similar to meniere's disease but is not the actual meniere's?

Is there anything similar to meniere's disease but is not the actual meniere's?

Vertigo: Meniers is a condition with repeated spells of vertigo, hearing loss and ringing in the ears. Other conditions that can cause vertigo include benign paroxysmal positional vertigo and vestibular neuritis. ...Read more

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How do you know the difference between an acute, chronic, or immune related disease?

How do you know the difference between an acute, chronic, or immune related disease?

Acute chronic: That is why a doctor goes to school so long. The history annd physical gives you the proper clues and lab tests confirm what you suspect. ...Read more

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Is it possible for you to give me a list of at least ten diseases caused from alcohol?

Is it possible for you to give me a list of at least ten diseases caused from alcohol?

Alcohol: Alcohol can cause vast number of health issues enumerating few - hepatitis, cirrhosis of liver, liver cancer, cancer of oral cavity, cancer of food pipe, gastric reflux, pancreatitis, cardiomyopathy, heart failure, hypertension. http://patient. Info/doctor/alcohol-related-problems ...Read more

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Can someone list the disorders that might be possible with abnormal electromyography results?

Can someone list the disorders that might be possible with abnormal electromyography results?

Too many to list.: Electromyography is performed for abnormal symptoms such as weakness due to conditions in either muscles or peripheral nerves. There are many such conditions. This web page (http://www. Nlm. Nih. Gov/medlineplus/ency/article/003929.Htm) has a list of many of these conditions, but you should always speak with your doctor about your specific results. ...Read more