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Dr. Warren Foster
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Monocid (Overview)

Monocid is a second generation cephalosporin which is a kind of cephalosporin type drug (anti-bacterial drug, antibiotic and antimicrobial).


Dr. Warren Foster
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Monocid (Overview)

Monocid is a second generation cephalosporin which is a kind of cephalosporin type drug (anti-bacterial drug, antibiotic and antimicrobial).


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573ASO NeutAb9.38 segsman92% lymphman4% (mon3% Eos1%) wbc11.47 headache vomit face-tick 99.3 temp NOthroat/sinus noMigraine CANCER?BRAIN INFECTION?

573ASO NeutAb9.38 segsman92% lymphman4% (mon3% Eos1%) wbc11.47 headache vomit face-tick 99.3 temp NOthroat/sinus noMigraine CANCER?BRAIN INFECTION?

Infection: Your low grade fever, headache, vomiting, and an increase in the WBC celll (11.47) with an excess percentage of neurtrophils (92%) all argue for an infectious process (possible a viral infection). There is nothing in your story to suggest cancer or a "brain infection" If your symptoms get worse or the fever persists you should see your physician. You could take 500mg of Tylenol (acetaminophen) now for the fever. ...Read more

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What exactly is a mental health check?

What exactly is a mental health check?

Wellness screen: A mental health check is brief screening of emotional, social and occupational functioning that is often done as a part of a annual medical check-up. Mental health checks are a good way of identifying people who have undiagnosed but very treatable mental health concerns. ...Read more

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Coldness fatigue chest pain dizzy chlor110 aniongap3 urea/creat119 urate0.14 ALP40 Hgb124 (w/supps) baso0.01 eos0.09 mono0.32 neut3.5 lymp2.21 wbc6.2?

Coldness fatigue chest pain dizzy chlor110 aniongap3 urea/creat119 urate0.14 ALP40 Hgb124 (w/supps) baso0.01 eos0.09 mono0.32 neut3.5 lymp2.21 wbc6.2?

Chest pain/fatigue: Is chest pain on palpating the chest? Could be reflux, H pylori,gallbladder, mitral valve prolapse or mycoplasma infection with sinusitis, costochondritis. Heart attack unlikely at your age unless underlying autoimmune disease/ genetics/severe obesity. Follow up with doctor/urgent care. The numbers seem OK . I assume Hbg 12.4; urea/cr 11.9 ...Read more

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Define health is wealth?

Definition: Good health, mental , physical & spiritual, leads to enjoyment of life to its fullest. Wealth without good health cannot provide any quality to your life. Thus goes this saying! health leads to wealth, but not vice versa! ...Read more

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Cbc~wbc17.2, plate476 ab-high>neut10.2, lymph5.13, mono1.37, baso0.17 low>iron31, bun8, lap#13(15-85range) jak2 neg. Cml ph-neg? Something else?

Cbc~wbc17.2, plate476 ab-high>neut10.2, lymph5.13, mono1.37, baso0.17 low>iron31, bun8, lap#13(15-85range) jak2 neg. Cml ph-neg? Something else?

Suspect?: Please send us your serial WBC counts done so far. You need to do some more CBC tests and see how your WBC count would change over a few months before we can be certain as to what is causing the high WBC counts. There is no rush for doing any other tests for the next few months unless WBC count keeps rising. ...Read more

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Please describe the most prevalent childhood disease?

Please describe the most prevalent childhood disease?

Asthma: The most prevalent chronic childhood disease is asthma. Prevalence is the total number of children with the disease at the current time. For asthma, the prevalence is about 10% of children. For childhood acute illnesses that go away after a short while, colds are the most common (usually caused by rhinoviruses). ...Read more

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M:33yr, high fever, high BP patient.S.Typhi "to" 1:80, s.Typhi "th" 1:40, s.Paratyphi "ah" 1:20, s.Paratyphi "bh"1:20, method:slide agglutination-typhiod?

M:33yr, high fever, high BP patient.S.Typhi "to"  1:80, s.Typhi "th" 1:40, s.Paratyphi "ah" 1:20, s.Paratyphi "bh"1:20, method:slide agglutination-typhiod?

Typhoid: A single widal test in an unvaccinated patient showing h and/or o titres greater than or equal to 1:160 and typhoid-like symptoms is strongly suggestive of typhoid fever. It also appears that h titre is more useful than o titre. More false positives are found than false negatives. Under these circumstances, the clinical picture is the decisive factor in making a diagnosis of typhoid. ...Read more

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Can od prescribe medicine?

DO?: Did you mean a do, doctor of osteopathy? If that's what you meant, then yes they can prescribe medicine. ...Read more

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Ebvab VCA IgM <36 (range 0-35.9), ebvearly antigenab IgG 37 (0-8.9), ebvab VCA IgG >600 (0-17.9), EBV nuclearantigenab IgG 409 (0-17.9) mono? No mono?

Ebvab VCA IgM <36 (range 0-35.9), ebvearly antigenab IgG 37 (0-8.9), ebvab VCA IgG >600 (0-17.9), EBV nuclearantigenab IgG 409 (0-17.9) mono? No mono?

You had mono...: Your mono-like symptoms likely prompted the testing- i hope you are starting to feel a little better. Testing for different antibodies (igm and igg) against ebv, requires careful interpretation. In early phases of infection, the igm level peaks first followed by a decline; levels of igg peak afterwards, and may remain elevated for quite a while. ...Read more

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Puedo dejar de tomar alprazolam esta noche y comenzar manana con clonazepan? Podria tener efectos secundarios?

Puedo dejar de tomar alprazolam esta noche y comenzar manana con clonazepan? Podria tener efectos secundarios?

Dose Dependent: Switching to a long-acting benzodiazepine like Clonazepam from an ultra-short acting benzo like Alprazolam is common-place. You usually will not have withdrawal effects (depending on the initial dosage of alprazolam), but it may take a bit longer to fall asleep with the clonazepam. However, the Clonazepam will last longer and stay in your system during the entire night. ...Read more

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What is lithium prescribed for ?

What is lithium prescribed for ?

Why Lithium: There are a number of reasons for prescribing lithium, some of which are off-label. Lithium is commonly prescribed to treat symptoms of bipolar disorder. Other reasons include assisting with anger management by decreasing explosive episodes. Another is to augment or boost the antidepressant effects from antidepressants. ...Read more

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What condition presents w/:wbc4.82 rbc3.57 hgb11.3 hct33.4, rdw-cv11.6, mpv8.4, neutro40.3%, lympho11.2%, mono0.54%, eosino2.5%, baso0.6%, sedrate 33, CRP 0.2, rf 12, beta-globulin 1.3, a/g 0.9&hi folate (folic acid)?

What condition presents w/:wbc4.82 rbc3.57 hgb11.3 hct33.4, rdw-cv11.6, mpv8.4, neutro40.3%, lympho11.2%, mono0.54%, eosino2.5%, baso0.6%, sedrate 33, CRP 0.2, rf 12, beta-globulin 1.3, a/g 0.9&hi folate (folic acid)?

Asking 4 impossible: This is not in any way how medicine works. Please read the first response and reply with some context of symptoms or why these tests were run. There are a thousand possibilities. ...Read more

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Is the term frigid used anymore for women?

Is the term frigid used anymore for women?

Older term: This is an older term for women with an abnormal disinterest in sex or an inability to orgasm even during masturbation. Regardless of the nomenclature, sexual health in women may require counselling and treatment if the problem persists and is interferring with women's life. ...Read more

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Wbc-3.6rbc-4.84hemoglo-15.3hematocrit45.6mcv-94.2mch-31.7mchc33.6rdw-13.8platelet ct-299absolt neutro ct1.51segs42lymphs34monos-13eos-8baso-3 is it ok?

Wbc-3.6rbc-4.84hemoglo-15.3hematocrit45.6mcv-94.2mch-31.7mchc33.6rdw-13.8platelet ct-299absolt neutro ct1.51segs42lymphs34monos-13eos-8baso-3 is it ok?

Probably: The differential is showing quite a few eosinophils which could support allergy including drug, or much more rarely a parasitic infection. Hard to say much more than that without the clinical context. ...Read more

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Cefonicid (Definition)

Cefonicid is a second generation cephalosporin which is a kind of cephalosporin type drug (anti-bacterial ...Read more