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Hi, I just want to know what does it mean when there a white spot on my ovary?

Hi, I just want to know what does it mean when there a white spot on my ovary?

Female Anatomy: I think I am missing the question here. The ovaries are not visible. What prompts a question where you can describe something that is impossible to see? ...Read more

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What does a white spot mean in your eye?

What does a white spot mean in your eye?

Pinguecula?: Actinic damage can manifest as small yellow-white "bumps", usually @ the 3:00 ; 9:00 position along the surface of the conjunctiva in the horizontal interlid area. These are benign. Tears ; uv blocking lenses are appropriate. ...Read more

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What can it mean to have a white spot on your heart?

What can it mean to have a white spot on your heart?

Spot: Ask whoever gave you this info, this isn't a medical term we use. Presumably someone non medical said this to you. ...Read more

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What does it mean to have a white spot on your heart?

What does it mean to have a white spot on your heart?

Spot: Not sure what you are talking about. We don't have white spots on the heart as part of our cardiac lexicon ...Read more

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What does a borderline t spot test mean?

What does a borderline t spot test mean?

Indeterminate Test: T spot test only tells us that a person has been infected by TB Bacteria and does not tell us if one has a latent or active TB Disease. A borderline t spot test needs to be repeated, and if it still comes as borderline or indeterminate. I will order a chest xray especially in high risk group of patients, like immigrants from countries with high incidence of TB, HIV positive patients. Homeless and IV Dru ...Read more

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What does it mean if you spot lightly for 2 days?

What does it mean if you spot lightly for 2 days?

Hormonal imbalance: Your body can restore it by itself if it is first time. If it happens again see your gyn. It could be also infection or trauma to the vagina or cervix or hormonal imbalance. ...Read more

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What does a spot on the adrenal glad mean?

What does a spot on the adrenal glad mean?

Maybe nothing: All glands form nodules, usually benign. It is common to identify adrenal nodules on ct scans that are done for some other reason. If the nodule is. ...Read more

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What exactly does it mean if I spot after sex?

What exactly does it mean if I spot after sex?

Please see your gyn: Could be an std, could be cervicits, could be precancer of the cervix or rarely cancer of the cervix, could be excessive mucous cells on the ectocervix, could be a uterine problem like fibroids, polyps, , could be endometriosis, your gyn can do the appropriate work-up. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you spot 3 days straight?

What does it mean when you spot 3 days straight?

If this is not: During the time that you would anticipate your period, it may be break through bleeding related to hormone imbalances. Take care. ...Read more

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What does it mean when a baby's soft spot is raised?

What does it mean when a baby's soft spot is raised?

Depends: If the baby is healthy, probably nothing. When sick, however it may mean incresed pressure in the brain. Best ask your pediatrician. ...Read more

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What does it mean when my baby's soft spot is raised?

What does it mean when my baby's soft spot is raised?

Go to ER: There may be increased pressure in the brain so get the baby checked out immediately. ...Read more

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What does it mean to spot 17 hours or so after unsafe sex?

What does it mean to spot 17 hours or so after unsafe sex?

Bleeding after sex: Post-coital bleeding can occur for a number of reasons, including inflammation from the sex, cervical dysplasia, infections, polyps, vaginitis, etc. Etc. Best to be safe and see your GYN and get evaluated. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What does it mean if I get a spot on my penise can send picture?

Hard to answer: Yes you can post a picture but might be better to start a chat consult so you can get a better outcome for the consult. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you take Plan B and you spot lightly the next day?

What does it mean when you take Plan B and you spot lightly the next day?

Difficult to say: One of the side effects of Plan B is abnormal bleeding, so it is possible that the spotting is from the medication. Remember that Plan B only decreases your chances of unintended pregnancy by half. Just because you have some spotting does not mean you are not pregnant, so you might consider taking a home pregnancy test and see your physician as soon as possible. ...Read more

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Does a premature closing of the soft spot necessarily mean a baby has craniosynostosis?

Does a premature closing of the soft spot necessarily mean a baby has craniosynostosis?

No: The skull bones are already fused in craniosynostosis and the head shape should be different in appearance. In addition to examining the fontanelles, your doctor should be following the head circumference. If your baby's head is growing as expected that is a good measure of growth. Often the fontanelle feels closed but is still there. I am not sure of the age of your child and advise may change. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you get chronic migraines several times a week always the same spot?

What does it mean when you get chronic migraines several times a week always the same spot?

Migraines: Migraines tend to recur in the same spot, and if they are reccurring frequently, you probably need to see a neurologist who can put you on a maintenance medication that controls them better. ...Read more

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I was born prematurely and my soft spot closed early... Does that mean I have craniocynostosis?

I was born prematurely and my soft spot closed early... Does that mean I have craniocynostosis?

Not necessarily: There is some variability in closure of the cranial sutures. Head size and shape are things a pediatrician pays attention to during early development. If one of the sutures closes way too early, the head will usually have a visibly unusual shape and may impede normal brain development. This would qualify as craniosynostosis. If all sutures close slightly early, it is not usually a problem. ...Read more

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If a child has a soft spot that fuses early or can't be felt, does that automatically mean craniosynostosis?

If a child has a soft spot that fuses early or can't be felt, does that automatically mean craniosynostosis?

Not really: The "soft spot" is quite variable in size. I've seen them a quarter inch or 5 inches across. Given such variability ti time of apparent closure is diverse. Craniosynostosis referrals to an actual physical fusing of the skull plates, which produces a ridge like a steeple that can be easily felt. It also stops skull growth from that site. As long as there is n true joining, just a close its nl ...Read more

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If you're born without a sift spot or yur it closes prematurely, does that automatically mean you have craniosynostosis?

If you're born without a sift spot or yur it closes prematurely, does that automatically mean you have craniosynostosis?

Craniosynostosis: No is the answer - children can have the soft spot close early and it can mean absolutely nothing. The key question is whether the brain and skull are still growing and the child is making normal milestones - if that is the case you can ignore the premature closure. ...Read more

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What do you mean by Suspicious densities are noted in the right midlung. Suggest spot film of the right midlung with cone down?

What do you mean by Suspicious densities are noted in the right midlung. Suggest spot film of the right midlung with cone down?

Contact your doctor: I am not sure why you would ask us. We did not order the film. Nor do we have it to look at. You have a significant finding in your lung and you MUST discuss this with the physician who ordered the test. ...Read more

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I have a really sensitive spot on the side of my pinky that hurts like crazy when I touch it to hard or squeeze. What could this mean/be?

I have a really sensitive spot on the side of my pinky that hurts like crazy when I touch it to hard or squeeze. What could this mean/be?

Ingrown nail possibl: Sounds like possibly an in grown nail. If it gets red or really painful you may be developing an infection. If so see your doctor for treatment. ...Read more

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What does a spot on your liver mean?

What does a spot on your liver mean?

Many things: It could something as simple as a benign cyst, blood vessel malformation (hemagioma), other benign tumors (such as adenoma, nodular hyperplasia) or something as bad as a cancer (which could represent a metastasis or a primary liver cancer). You need more details, and preferably a ct scan or MRI with contrast for better information. ...Read more

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What does a spot on the pancreas mean?

What does a spot on the pancreas mean?

Any number of things: A spot can be a "cyst"-or fluid collection. A tumor such as a lipoma, cancer or neuron doctrine tumor, a focus of inflammation or nothing. You should get an eus done. ...Read more

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Spot on the liver or kidney means?

Spot on the liver or kidney means?

A cyst: A spot usually refers to a cyst which is basic abubble in the organ containing fluid. Most cysts are benign, especially if only a few are found. ...Read more

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If I spot on implanon, does that mean I'm ovulating or ovulated?

If I spot on implanon, does that mean I'm ovulating or ovulated?

Nexplanon: Implanon now called Nexplanon is one of the most effective methods around. It is considered to be about 98% effective. Irregular bleeding is common which can be frustrating but is not harmful. Spotting does not mean that one ovulated. ...Read more

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If you just had sex and if you are on bc and you spot what does that mean?

If you just had sex and if you are on bc and you spot what does that mean?

Usually nothing: If a woman spots after intercourse occasionally it usually doesn't mean anything. If it happen frequently there may be a growth or an infection of the cervix, or an infection or growth in the uterus, or the lining of the uterus may be not well supported by hormones. If it happens frequently get checked. ...Read more

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What is a white spot on my gum mean?

What is a white spot on my gum mean?

White Spot: A white spot (or any colored spot/lesion) should always be seen by a dentist who can examine it. There are simple techniques; i.e. A simple brush biopsy, that can be performed to determine the cellular makeup of the lesion. It's always good to have a peace of mind that the lesion is something as simple as scar tissue....Etc. It is fairly cheap with or without insurance ~ $250 without any insurance. ...Read more

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