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Need to get antibotics to treat UTI ASAP?

PC or urgent care: You can go to an urgent care and be seen today. ...Read more

Dr. Darrin Cunningham
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Oxyuriasis (Definition)

It is a parasite, small white. It causes itchy bottom (pruritus ani) particularly at night. This prevents the child from sleeping, making ...Read more


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Do you need to treat ureaplasma?

Do you need to treat ureaplasma?

Only sometimes: Ureaplasma is a common bacteria found in the genitourinary system. Sometimes it causes infections and sometimes it doesn't and we don't know why. Not all tests will diagnose it and sometimes it's unfairly blamed for certain diseases. It should only be treated with antibiotics if it's causing a serious issue that isn't being caused by some other bug. ...Read more

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Need doctor to treat andropause?

Need doctor to treat andropause?

Perhaps: Andropause is a term that might include a decrease in testosterone that occurs in men as we age. Whether to treat or not is controversial. See an endocrinologist or urologist to assess whether symptoms you have are related. ...Read more

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To what specialist should I go to in order to treat candida albicans?

To what specialist should I go to in order to treat candida albicans?

Depends: Candida albicans is a normal part of most peoples poo & requires no rx. Most skin infections arising from this germ can be handled by your pcp as are those that effect the external genitals.If it's in your blood you may need an infectious disease specialist to help with your care as you would be bedridden in an icu. ...Read more

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Why does clinical depression need to be treated?

Why does clinical depression need to be treated?

Clnical depression: Because, it's miserable to be depressed on an ongoing basis, isn't it? Would someone choose to continue to suffer if there were an alternative available that can lead to increased happiness? If it's clinical depression, chances are it may not resolve on its own, without professional help. ...Read more

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Need advice as to how do you treat an abscess?

Need advice as to how do you treat an abscess?

Depends on cause: Teeth become abscessed from advanced decay or advanced periodontal disease. The treatment could be extraction, root canal treatment or periodontal treatment depending on the diagnosis. Don't try this at home... See a professional. ...Read more

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Does the doctor need to do to tests to be sure if the diagnosis is dengue fever?

Does the doctor need to do to tests to be sure if the diagnosis is dengue fever?

To be sure-yes: Dengue is common in the tropics. Symptoms can range from mild flu like illness to severe muscle aches, fever, headache, and fatigue. Rarely, it can progress on to internal oozing. Typically a blood count and dengue antibodies are ordered. However, people who see this disease often, sometimes just need to do an accurate history (interview) and physical exam. Prevent with daytime insect repellent. ...Read more

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What to look for to know if a person with depression needs hospitalizing?

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What to look for to know if a person with depression needs hospitalizing?

Safety Concerns: If a person is suicidal or depressed to the point of not caring for themselves (not eating, not bathing, hearing voices, paranoid), they are in danger and need hospitalization - they may be court ordered to a hospital if necessary. ...Read more

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How to know if your gall bladder needs to taken out.?

How to know if your gall bladder needs to taken out.?

Pain, vomiting: Pain and or vomiting are common symptoms. The pain is located in the right upper quadrant under the right rib cage. The pain may radiate to the back. The onset of symptoms are usually associated with eating greasy, fried foods and or dairy products. If the symptoms increase in frequency linked to foods as above as ultrasound may identify stones. ...Read more

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What doctor to go to for suspected wound infection?

What doctor to go to for suspected wound infection?

Depends: If it is a surgical wound, go back to the surgeon. If it is from some sort of trauma an emergency medicine doctor, internist or any type of surgeon should be able to treat a noncomplicated wound infection. ...Read more

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How often do you need to be screened for std's?

How often do you need to be screened for std's?

It depends: If you are in a monogamous relationship, get tested yearly. If you are single and not in a commited relationship, get tested every 3 months. Even better, bring your partner so you can both be tested at the same time. Honesty will bring you closer together. ...Read more

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How old do you need to be to go to a gynecologist?

How old do you need to be to go to a gynecologist?

As early as : Early teens, if you are sexually active or having other gyn issues... ...Read more

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Do you need to treat confusional migraine?

Do you need to treat confusional migraine?

Child Neurologist: Confusional migraine is a disease of children and adolescents that is usually made by a competent child neurologist after ruling out things like encephalitis, hemorrhages, epilepsy, & drug abuse. Have your primary md refer your child to a child neurologist. Once properly diagnosed the neurologist will propose treatment options. ...Read more

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What can you do to treat an anal fissure without going to the doctor?

What can you do to treat an anal fissure without going to the doctor?

First: You need to have an exam by a doctor to know what you have. At home, anal fissure is "treated" by avoiding constipation, take bowel softeners, drink lots of liquids & avoid caffeine and alcohol, warm bath soaks, anesthetic ointment from your doctor, etc. ...Read more

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Does the doctor need to do to tests to be sure if the diagnosis is a bacterial infection?

Does the doctor need to do to tests to be sure if the diagnosis is a bacterial infection?

Sometimes: Bacterial infections can occur in multiple locations in the body. Some have tests that are easy to do such as a culture of the urine or blood, and some you cannot test for directly. If you are concerned that you have a bacterial infection please see your doctor immediately for evaluation. ...Read more

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How to know if i need to go to the hospital for dehydration?

How to know if i need to go to the hospital for dehydration?

Go to ER: You should go to the ER for dehydration when you feel weak and dizzy when you stand up. Unless you are deprived of water, it is not all that common to get seriously dehydrated. However, if you do feel that way go to an ER and be evaluated. Good luck. ...Read more