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What is May-Thurner syndrome?

What is May-Thurner syndrome?

May-Thurner: This is classically described as compression of the left iliac vein underneath the left iliac artery. This can lead to narrowing of the deep venous system, leading to swelling of the left lower extremity with associated varicose veins. A CT scan would be helpful in determining if this is the case, and then stenting of the narrowed iliac vein would be recommended. ...Read more

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May I have a thinner body?

May I have a thinner body?

A better question: A better question would be: do I need to have a thinner body? Find a body mass index calculator on the internet. Plug your height and weight into the calculator and find your bmi. If your bmi is more than 25, then you may need to have a thinner body. If it is more than 30, then you do need to reduce your weight. How to do that is a long and controversial conversation. ...Read more

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Hi, may I ask you some question?

Yes: Please just go ahead and ask the question. No need to ask for permission first. We're here to help. ...Read more

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I think I may have appendicitice?

I think I may have appendicitice?

RLQ pain: You need to be seen by your primary care professional (Pediatrician, Family Practice, Internist) ASAP or go to the ER. These things are common but can be serious. Appendix do burst. And then the toxins from within (stool, infection) are released inside of our belly cavity. This is a very bad thing. Not to freak you out, but I don't want anything bad to happen to you. Do it today ok?! ...Read more

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What to do if I may be going nuts.?

What to do if I may be going nuts.?

???: Not sure what you exactly mean by that. But if you feel stressed out, please seek help, contact any local mental health clinic or facility and see a clinician
good luck and feel better ...Read more

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Can practin makes you gain weight?

Can practin makes you gain weight?

Unlikely: Practin, or Cyproheptadine, has not been shown in studies to cause weight gain; rather, it can cause weight loss. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Signs that you may be allergic to crabs?

Signs that you may be allergic to crabs?

Food allergy: Symptoms can include hives, swelling, itching, trouble breathing, throat swelling, vomiting, diarrhea, stomach cramps. You can have any combination of these symptoms. ...Read more

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I feel pain in may right aram last 2 week?

I feel pain in may right aram last 2 week?

Depends where: There can be lot of causes of arm pain - circulation, soft tissue, bone, neurological, tendonitis, bursitis. Referred pain like that from a heart attack can also do this. This is not your heart but depending where on the arm it is there can be other clues to the cause. You need to discuss with your phyisician. ...Read more

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Not sure what I'm doing may need to ignore?

Not sure what I'm doing may need to ignore?

Probably.: I think some of your question didn't post.

Have a good evening. ...Read more

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I came on twice in may now I'm spoting in june?

Go to the Doctor: Something is wrong. I am not sure why you have not gone to see your physician for an examination and testing. Please do so. ...Read more

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I think I may have a food disorder. Who do I see?

I think I may have a food disorder. Who do I see?

See your doctor: Symptoms like these are best deterimed by a thorough evaluation by your physician. Based on his/her findings, a treatment plan can be developed to help you. ...Read more

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Does eating whole grain may cause osteoperoisis?

Does eating whole grain may cause osteoperoisis?

No way: Whole grain is healthy. Way healthier than junk food!

there is no reason to cause osteoporosis.

Milk, cheese and joghurt provide lots of calcium and are also useful.

Why would you even worry about this issue? ...Read more

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Why would a smoker may have a lower vital capacity?

Why would a smoker may have a lower vital capacity?

Structural damage: To the lungs. Smoking usually doesn't have effects of the vital capacity, but rather of the ability of the lungs to be elastic and push air out rapdily (forced vital capacity and expiratory volume). However, vital capacity can be affected by itself from smoking related damage. If you have a lower vc, your lungs are being damaged. Stop smoking, get help if you need it. Talk to doctor who did test. ...Read more

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Just wanted to know how long these symptoms may last.

What symptoms?: Please re-ask the question with specifics and maybe a dr. On HealthTap can help assist you with some answers. Best wishes. ...Read more

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May kidny smoller than other kidnny? TR 15cm but TL 8cm

May kidny smoller than other kidnny? TR 15cm but TL 8cm

Usually both: Kidneys are approximately the same size. An atrophic or small kidney usually means that it may not have as much function as the larger one ...Read more

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Have light blotches all over my back, what may cause that?

Have light blotches all over my back, what may cause that?

T. versicolor?: Only an examination by a physician can give you a definitive answer. One possible cause of painless non-itching non-elevated less-pigmented areas is a superficial fungal infection called tinea versicolor. ...Read more

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What to do if I'm feeling I may be genderfluid/genderqueer?

What to do if I'm feeling I may be genderfluid/genderqueer?

Support: Understand that there are myriad/complex ways of conceiving oneself, and a spectrum of identities. You've taken an important step in acknowledging. One place to start is with local support groups. You might try: http://genderqueerid. Com/gq-orgs. I see at least one listed for Tampa. You might also speak to a psychologist who is experienced/affirming of alternative identities. Take care ...Read more

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Can you tell me if bullies ever realize bullying may hurt someone?

Can you tell me if bullies ever realize bullying may hurt someone?

Inferiority: Believe it or not, bullies tend to have inferiority complexes, often from having been bullied themselves. And yes, it can continue into adult life. Tell someone you know and trust about the bullying. Keeping it inside does no good. ...Read more

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I am 187 and want to get to 120 by May 6th 2015, is this possible?

I am 187 and want to get to 120 by May 6th 2015, is this possible?

Yes: If you lose the weight safely by exercising & eating a healthy diet at a rate of 2 pounds a week, I calculated that you could lose ~ 64 pounds (you can check my math) ...Read more

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What week can you start craving things? I may be 3. Wks and 4 days

What week can you start craving things? I may be 3. Wks and 4 days

Missed a period: If you are more than three weeks pregnant your test would be positive and you would have missed a period. ...Read more

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Me number went from 6.6 in May to 8.9 in November. Is this normal?

Me number went from 6.6 in May to 8.9 in November. Is this normal?

Are you talking: About your hemoglobin A1c? That's is the unit we measure to see how good a diabetic's glucose has been controlled over the previous 120 days. If that's what you are referencing then this indicates that your sugar has increased and isn't controlled. 8.9 is not normal for a HgA1c. If that's not what you are talking about then the comments above don't apply and you need to try again. ...Read more

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I am lossing weight I dnt know what's the problem, may u please help?

I am lossing weight I dnt know what's the problem, may u please help?

Weight loss: Hello and welcome to HealthTap,

There could be various causes of weight loss including but not limited to infectious, malabsorption or metabolic abnormalities like diabetes or thyroid disorders or malignancies.

Please let me know if you need further discussion through a virtual consult. I need more history to narrow down the most possible causes and guide you with a treatment plan.

Regards! ...Read more

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May I get induced in 40 week appointment? Or is it still to early?

May I get induced in 40 week appointment? Or is it still to early?

Review this with: Your OB. If and when to induced is a very personalized decision based on many factors. So your best bet would be to discuss your options with your OB. Best of luck. ...Read more