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Pityriasis rubra : Pityriasis rubra pilaris is a rare and chronic skin disorder. Symptoms include reddish orange discolouration scaling, and severe flaking of the skin. Dr. W.A.D. Griffiths (england) has classified six forms of prp. At this time, the cause of prp is unknown, and a cure is also unknown. In severe cases, Isotretinoin may be helpful. ...Read more
DX subchorionic hematoma 3wks ago @8wks preg. Fetal heart &growth normal. Red bleeding/clotting turned brown. Red blood+clots just returned. Why? Bad?
SCH: SCH (subchorionic hematomas) are very common findings in early pregnancy. The often cause bleeding. Although the rate of miscarriage is higher in most cases things turn out fine. It is a small blood collection behind the placenta. The blood is either reabsorbed or it drains out. Typically a follow up sonogram is done over the next few weeks to confirm. ...Read more
Bleeding week 5-6, BHCG low 300miu/dl.after IM progesterone bleeding decrease,TVUS thickened endometrium , no sac yet appeared.is this abortion?
See gynecologist : Vaginal spotting should be evaluated by a gynecologist. If you are having heavy menstruations then you could be anemic. Symptoms would include fatigue, paleness, shortness of breath. The only way to be certain is to get a CBC (complete blood count ) blood test. Hope you feel better. ...Read more
Hyperhidrosis, irregular cycles, poor healing wounds, stretch marks since childhood now faded, irreg cycles, cystic acne, hirsutism, is it cushings?
May be endocrine: Your symptoms are certainly suggestive of a possible endocrine diagnosis even if not cushings. Polycystic ovary syndrome, pcos, could also cause those symptoms. Start with your primary who may be comfortable doing all the evaluation and treatment for pcos and may send you for consult if labs are more suggestive of cushings. ...Read more
Yes, it's possible.: Tinea versicolor is a fungal infection of the skin. Perspiration and hot humid environments are conducive to the spread of this offending agent. Consequently with skin to skin contact of a newborn in a warm, moist environment it is conceivably "possible" to spread this to a baby. Having said that, in my 30 years of active pediatric office practice I have yet to see a newborn with tinea versicolor. ...Read more
What causes brown discharge in early pregnancy? On 1cc progesterone in oil daily. 6 weeks pregnant, 2 sacks, 2 yolks 1 confirmed heartbeat 1 possible.
Lots of things: First of all bleeding is very common. It is even more common after treatment and more common with twins. Could be from your hormones, could be from some fluid in the uterus around the pregnancy, may be that one pregnancy did not develop well. Only time will tell. but the bleeding itself is not dangerous ...Read more
Itchy vulva skin tags usually starts ten days before period starts plenty discharges no smell normal color yeast neg
Hematologist says diflucan (fluconazole) 1x mos. During menses for 4 mos 2 help tinea versicolor & cystic hidritinitis. Derm says doxycycline? Prone 2 infections?
Different diagnoses: I can see why you are asking this question. Tinea versicolor is caused by a fungus can be controlled by an antigungal like fluconazole. Hidrinitis can be complicated by a bacterial - this can be treated with doxycycline. Depending what part of the immune system is affected, you could have two processes going on. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
10 weeks postpartum. Lochia stopped at 8 wks. Now 2d heavy bleeding, sm clots and dark mucousy tissue. Started micronor (norethindrone) 6d ago. Afebrile is this normal?
Iui on 3/26 w/ use of tenaculum. Definite bleeding after. 3/27 started estrace (estradiol). 3/28 more brown bleeding. Normal?
Positive ANA w/1.80h bloodwork ok loosing hair, patches bald, leg tightness,butterfly rash on face, sun reaction, eyelids peeling, no tears, lupus?
I got pruritic urticarial papules & plaques of pregnancy, started 1 Week Postpartum. Can't find any itch relief. how long does this generally last?
Unusual: It's unusual for the rash to develop after delivery. It usually develops late in the third trimester and resolves during the first week postpartum. Rarely, it can persist for a few weeks after delivery. If it doesn't resolve soon, you may need to see a dermatologist to make sure it's not something else. ...Read more
Watery vaginal discharge, itchy pubic area, small bumps on vulva, then period 7 days late, then dry white skin around anal region after period. Cause?
Nothing You Can Do: I'm sorry for your twin loss. The good news is that you had a twin pregnancy with separate sacs & placentas. When a demise occurs, the unaffected twin should continue the same as a single gestation. Have your OB refer for a nuchal thickness ultrasound, follow growth with us & good luck with your pregnancy. The non-surviving twin usually resorbs & will not affect the surviving twin. Take care. ...Read more