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Doctor insights on: List Of Comorbid Conditions

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What are comorbidity?

Additional diseases: Comorbidity is either the presence of one or more diseases in addition to a primary disease. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: comorbidity?

See below: In medicine, comorbidity is either the presence of one or more disorders (or diseases) in addition to a primary disease or disorder, or the effect of such additional disorders or diseases. ...Read more

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Common comorbidities ssociated with hashimotos?

Common comorbidities ssociated with hashimotos?

Many: Hasimoto's thyroiditis is an autoimmune disease of the thyroid. It can cause both hypothyroid and hyperthyroid symptoms. Feeling hot or cold, weight gain, anxiety, depression, or mania, high or low heart rates, constipation, hai loss, and many others. ...Read more

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What if dsm5 was right. Asperger is closer to highly sensitive people (dr. Aron) ( with comorbidities) than from hard core autists...As back for dsm6?

What if dsm5 was right. Asperger is closer to highly sensitive people (dr. Aron) ( with comorbidities) than from hard core autists...As back for dsm6?

Probably not: ASD i my opinion refers to people who have neurologically based processing irregularities that are functionally impairing -next dsm will likely get to the genetic basis that leads to difficulty with digestion and access to necessary nutrients. ...Read more

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Comorbidity of fibromyalgia and depression?

Comorbidity of fibromyalgia and depression?

Highly Associated: To my mind, the explanation is that chronic pain of the musculoskeletal system worsens as the fibromyalgia sufferer lays on the sleep surface. Ground forces of the sleep surface stress painful joints, ligaments, tendons, & muscles. Neurologists well know that interrupted and unrefreshing sleep leads to daytime fatigue and depression. ...Read more

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How does comorbidity relate to treatment?

See below: Comorbidity relates to other coexisting diseases. There is no specific answer to your question except to say that it may or may not make treatment more difficult. ...Read more

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I was looking for comorbidity associated with Crohn's disease in pregnancy. Can you help me?

I was looking for comorbidity associated with Crohn's disease in pregnancy. Can you help me?

Several.: The most important that should be excluded are the presence of antiphospholipid antibodies. Arthritis is the most common co-morbid problem, as is mild hepatitis. ...Read more

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What's the comorbidity, if any, between hashimoto's and lupus?

Both are autoimmune : Both conditions are autoimmune disorders. Hashimoto thyroditis can be easily manageable, lupus is not... ...Read more

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Can some symptoms of depression appear similar to those of ADHD and vice versa? How common is their comorbidity?

Can some symptoms of depression appear similar to those of ADHD and vice versa? How common is their comorbidity?

Are you doing a: school assignment? Check out: http://www.mentalhelp.net/poc/view_doc.php?type=doc&id=13851 - "ADHD Comorbidity" ...Read more

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Does bipolar I have comorbidity with adhd, ocd, or gad? I have all the aforementioned, & the one thing i'm not is a hypochondriac. Any insight?

Does bipolar I have comorbidity with adhd, ocd, or gad? I have all the aforementioned, & the one thing i'm not is a hypochondriac. Any insight?

Bipolar Disorder: BD: Patients with bd are at higher risk (50% lifetime incidence) for many anxiety subtypes, including generalized anxiety disorder, simple phobia, social phobia, obsessive-compulsive disorder, ptsd, & panic disorder. Adhd very commonly comorbid with bd but also often misdiagnosed or confused with bd. Evaluation & management by skilled clinician is essential for best function. ...Read more

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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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Home remedies for sore throat. It hurts everytime a swallow. I've tried salt water, lister one, ect. But never helps.

Home remedies for sore throat. It hurts everytime a swallow. I've tried salt water, lister one, ect. But never helps.

Home remedies: You can gargle w aloe vera juice a couple of times per day. A mix of chamomile tea w honey ; a small amt of lemon juice helps. For significantly sore throat w swollen tonsils / lymph nodes – see physician ; get a strep throat test ; culture. Antibiotics are imperative for strep throat. ...Read more

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If you do not place dentures after you have had extractions, can that cause jaw/pain issues especially if you have several comorbities such as fybro?

Perhaps: Should expect some level of pain/discomfort after multiple tooth extractions.Often the placement of immediate dentures diminishes this feeling.As we age,our body heals more slowly, thereby lengthening the time of discomfort.My patients with Fibro tell me that they are often more sensitive to painful stimuli and the feeling lasts longer.Sounds consistent.Follow your Surgeon's instructions.Good Luck ...Read more

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Can you please please make a list of all the diseases, disabilities and conditions linked to chromosome 17?

Can you please please make a list of all the diseases, disabilities and conditions linked to chromosome 17?

Chromosome 17 issues: Alexander disease Andersen-Tawil syndrome Birt-Hogg-Dubé syndrome Bladder cancer Breast cancer Camptomelic dysplasia Canavan disease Cerebroretinal microangiopathy with calcifications and cysts Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, type 1 Corticobasal degeneration Cystinosis Depression Ehlers-Danlos syndrome Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, classical type Epidermodysplasia verruciformis Galactosemia Glycogen storage disease type II (Pompe disease) Hereditary neuropathy with liability to pressure palsies Howel–Evans syndrome Li-Fraumeni syndrome Maturity onset diabetes of the young type 5 Miller-Dieker syndrome Multiple synostoses syndrome Neurofibromatosis type I Nonsyndromic deafness Nonsyndromic deafness, autosomal dominant Nonsyndromic deafness, autosomal recessive Osteogenesis imperfecta Osteogenesis Imperfecta, Type I Osteogenesis Imperfecta, Type II Osteogenesis Imperfecta, Type III Osteogenesis Imperfecta, Type IV Potocki-Lupski syndrome Proximal symphalangism Smith-Magenis syndrome Usher syndrome Very long-chain acyl-coenzyme A dehydrogenase deficiency ...Read more

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Medical conditions that appear to be stroke but end up being something else? An educative list to rule out possible other causes...

Medical conditions that appear to be stroke but end up being something else? An educative list to rule out possible other causes...

Not enough info: Strokes have numerous different symptoms depending of the area of the brain involved. List the specific symptoms you mean and then you can get an answer. ...Read more

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Can you please specifically list all conditions or diseases that can result or bring on added inches of growth in height in adults years past puberty?

Can you please specifically list all conditions or diseases that can result or bring on added inches of growth in height in adults years past puberty?

Growth: I am not aware of any. Once the growth plates in the bones have fused, you're done. Keep in mind that there are variations between AM and PM based on separation of your vertebrae, and of course there can be errors in measurement. ...Read more

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Can you list the pathological conditions responsible for high levels of serum amylase?

Can you list the pathological conditions responsible for high levels of serum amylase?

Sure: Are the mechanisms okay? If you feel well, usually your amylase is just tagged with an immunoglobulin that slows its clearance. If your kidneys aren't working well, you don't lose it fast enough. If your pancreas is even a little bit hurt, or your salivary glands, you get some in your bloodstream. Even morphine can make this happen. How do you FEEL? ...Read more

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20yr Black male 69 inch. 140 lb... Can I have a list of possible infections, conditions, and inflammation that can cause swollen lips for 4 mnths now?

20yr Black male 69 inch. 140 lb... Can I have a list of possible infections, conditions,  and inflammation that can cause swollen lips for 4 mnths now?

Allergies, for one: My first thought, with only the information you have provided, is that you have changed some soap, lotion, shaving cream, chapstick, fragrance that comes in contact with your face. If you have done any of these things then stop them. This would fit a diagnoses of a localized reaction or contact dermatitis. If any new medicine, over the counter or not, including supplements, it is allergy.: Stop! ...Read more