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.Is it o.K.?

.Is it o.K.?

Is what OK?: Please resubmit your question with specific details. ...Read more

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My problem is obisity?

See doctor: See your doctor. He can do tests to see if there is a metabolic reason for this. Thereafter, he can review various diet plans and even surgery with you as is appropriate. ...Read more

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Will curd add to obisity?

Too much will: Any food in excess will contribute to weight gain. ...Read more

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Possibility of o.C.D. And how severe?

It looks like only: Part of your question made it. Kindly clarify what you are specifically referring to and re-ask question. Take care. ...Read more

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If you smoke to mich weed, can you o.D?

If you smoke to mich weed, can you o.D?

Smoking weed?: Is very bad, it can cause symptoms similar to schizophrenia. Stop it before u regret it. ...Read more

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Is having a gin and tonic every night o.K.?

Is having a gin and tonic every night o.K.?

Depends on how much: Gin is in the tonic. Safe drinking limits for women are no more than 1 standard drink (1.5 oz of 80 proof gin or other distilled spirits) per day, no more than 7/week and never more than 3 per drinking occasion. If you have a family history of alcohol problems, smoke cigarettes or have depression, you are at greater risk of alcohol problems. For men under 60, it's 2 standard drinks/day or 14/week. ...Read more

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Does o.A. Turn to r.A. I've had o.A. 7 years?

Does o.A. Turn to r.A. I've had o.A. 7 years?

No.: Oa does not turn into ra, but someone with oa can develop ra. That would be just unlucky. ...Read more

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Does ovi f tablet result in any abnormality in child?

Does ovi f tablet result in any abnormality in child?

Ovi f: Occasion physical problems have been reported in children in mothers who have been treated with ovi f. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if my friends baby has mild to moderate p.v.l. will she be o.k.?

What do you suggest if my friends baby has mild to moderate p.v.l. will she be o.k.?

PVL: Periventricular leukomalacia (PVL) refers injury of cerebral white matter that occurs in a characteristic distribution. It is the major form of brain white matter injury that affects premature infants, and is associated with the subsequent development of cerebral palsy, intellectual impairment, and visual disturbance. ...Read more

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Results for OCT : OD RPE irreg., ., small PED's ; OS RPE irreg., small PED's what does it mean?

Unsure what u mean: You have used to many abbreviations. Please resend message with better explanation ...Read more

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Had baby in aug. No cycle for sept or first part of oct. Had 3 full cycles in last 6 weeks. Normal?

Had baby in aug. No cycle for sept or first part of oct. Had 3 full cycles in last 6 weeks. Normal?

It can be: Erratic menstrual cycles are common after delivery of a baby. If you continue to have irregularity, you should speak with your physician. Sometimes, we prescribe oral contraceptive pills postpartum to help regulate a womans cycles. ...Read more

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Hi, I m itu, 27yr, tryng 2 concv snce 8 mnths. Obg put me folliscan n on 13th day I got ovulted. Nw obg put me on progynova2mg, naturogest300mg. Vil I cncve?

Hi, I m itu, 27yr, tryng 2 concv snce 8 mnths. Obg put me folliscan n on 13th day I got ovulted. Nw obg put me on progynova2mg, naturogest300mg. Vil I cncve?

Trying to conceive: I assume that you mean the gonadotropin "follistim". In any case, to treat a 27yr old who has been trying to conceive for only 8 mos, seems very aggressive. I suggest that you find a reproductive specialist and get a proper work up. ...Read more

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Hi, I m itu, 27yr, tryng 2 concv snce 8 mnths. Obg put me folliscan n on 13th day I got ovulted. Nw obg put me on progynova2mg, naturogest300mg. Vil I cncve?

Hi, I m itu, 27yr, tryng 2 concv snce 8 mnths. Obg put me folliscan n on 13th day I got ovulted. Nw obg put me on progynova2mg, naturogest300mg. Vil I cncve?

Hopefully: That protocol is called superovulation or controlled ovarian hyperstimulation. In the best case scenarios there is a 30% chance of pregnancy per attempt. Good luck! ...Read more

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What exactly is an oab?

What exactly is an oab?

OAB: Overactive bladder is urologic condition characterized by urgency & nocturia & incontinence. More common with advanced age. ...Read more

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Need to reduce my obecity?

Need to reduce my obecity?

Diet/exercise: Exercise - daily.
Change your diet to home-cooked - low fat, non-fried, minimal meat and dairy, low-salt food with portion control. ...Read more

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What is diverticulitis vs osis?

What is diverticulitis vs osis?

Bad/Not-So-Bad: Diverticulosis is the condition where little pockets form on the colon at natural weak points. This is very common in the western world, presumably secondary to our diet, and increases with age. Diverticulitis is the condition where one of these pockets ruptures, leading to the release of intestinal contents into the abdominal cavity, causing (sometimes severe) inflammation and pain. ...Read more

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Please compare the types of oi.?

Please compare the types of oi.?

See links: We are limited to 400 characters per answer (and this answer would be much longer than that), so please go to www. Oif. Org or to www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/pubmedhealth and search for "osteogenesis imperfecta.". ...Read more

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What are the types of ui and oab?

See complete answer: Typically most people consider the following types of incontinence; stress, urge, mixed, overflow, intrinsic sphincter deficiency (sub type of stress) and functional. Overactive bladder (oab) is typically either wet or dry. ...Read more

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Do obs still use forceps? What for?

Do obs still use forceps? What for?

To Save Your Baby: I've performed forceps deliveries in emergencies where a c-sec would have taken too long & waiting placed the infant at significant risk for brain injury. It is an excellent tool but fraught with danger if your doc is inexperienced or untrained. I totally agree with dr. Drezaliu. Unfortunately I don't believe forcep deliveries are taught any more. I couldn't even find a pic with proper technique. ...Read more

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What is the medical condition, "oi"?

What is the medical condition, "oi"?

Brittle bones: osteogenesis imperfecta or brittle bone disease affects the mineralization of bones in people born with defective connective tissue known as collagen.These patients can fracture bones easily. There are eight types of OI from mild to very severe and sometimes fatal. DNA and collagen tests are used to differentiate. Some are autosomal dominant and some recessive. Eyes often have bluish gray sclera. ...Read more

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Why does my OAB get worse over time?

Why does my OAB get worse over time?

Depends: At a young age, significant OAB is not common. Pregnancy can worsen the course of OAB. Certain neurologic conditions may worsen this as well. I'd encourage a visit to a doctor for a full physical and neuro check ...Read more

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Is wine o.K. With methylpredisolone?

Is wine o.K. With methylpredisolone?

Not a problem: A little wine as part of your normal dietary intake is not a problem and it will not interact with Methylprednisolone in any problematic way. ...Read more

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How is karyotype and oi is related?

How is karyotype and oi is related?

Unrelated: OI, Osteogenesis Imperfecta, is a genetic disorder caused by mutations in collagen genes. The mutations cannot be seen by looking at the karyotype of a person's chromosomes. ...Read more

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Can I use ovi-f after my misscarage?

Can I use ovi-f after my misscarage?

Possibly: Ivf maybe use, but you did conceive and miscarried. Evaluation should be performed to see if there was a reason why you miscarried. Ivf is usually used if you had not been able to conceive. ...Read more

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How should a baby with oi be delivered?

How should a baby with oi be delivered?

High risk/variable: Of the several forms of oi the primary plan should be surgical delivery at a facility capable of treating or stabilizing for transport a child with respiratory insufficiency. The more severe forms often have respiratory distress at birth & may have poor lung capacity. Lesser forms do well in the newborn period but require personnel that understand their special need for monitoring & handeling. ...Read more

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How reliable is oct scan in diagnosing glaucoma?

How reliable is oct scan in diagnosing glaucoma?

Maybe: The diagnosis of glaucoma relies on many pieces of data. The shape of the optic nerve, retinal nerve fiber layer thickness, visual field testing, c:d volume and rim thickness, intraocular pressure and changes in these parameters over time. It is rare for only one to be abnormal I would suggest a second opinion before starting treatment. Don't just ignore the possible DX, glaucoma can blind. ...Read more