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Unilateral lower leg swelling. Wear compression socks and elevate feet for saphenous reflux, leg remains same size. Might swelling not be vascular?
No: you have venous stasis. Any other swelling can be like abscess formation, muscle herniation. Fracture, and if you have the above trust me you will know it right away. My advice if you have good arterial flow get 30-40mmHg compression sock and use them. Cut salt from diet and elevate feet when at rest ...Read more
How much will wearing 20-30 mm compression stockings cut down DVT riskduring pregnancy? 18wks pregnant with pots. Legsache without them. No hist clots
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Is the size 6.69 inch length and 5.11 inch girth large size penis it is means I need large size condom ?
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I'm 22 years female, weight 37kgs height 4'9. I've flat chest. Want to increase my breast size. Suggest cream, oil, exercise to increass the size.
No.: Wt loss does not affect penis size. However wt loss in the abdomen/pelvis region may make the penis look proportionately larger! ...Read more
About lymphedema, thighs only, after skin reduction surgery: medical graduated thigh-high stockings don't compress above the knee; they only cling. ?
Lymphedema specialis: You really need to go to a lymphedema specialist who will be a physical therapist with extra training who can fit with appropriate compression garments, teach massage techniques and excercises and recommend any newer technology that may help in your situation. You should get a referral from your doctor and insurance may cover some of it. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
The size erect penis pressing fat pad :6.9", no pressing:4.7". I need to lose 88 lbs. Why after lose all overweight i can't see all 6.9" usable length?
Good for you!: There are many far better reasons to lose that weight than simply to see your friend again. And the world's best lovers know how to use their entire bodies to bring mutual pleasure. You're still a young man. Join a group of like-minded friends and work out and (more importantly) take your meals together. ...Read more
Till what age does wrist circumference increase? 20, wrist size 6.7 inches,height 173 cm, ankle 8.9 inches.
Varies somewhat: The mechanism by which the circumference of the wrist increases includes the growth of the bones that make up the wrist, the joint spaces in the wrist, and also the soft tissues of the wrist as well. Bone growth in males can vary quite a bit anywhere usually between 14 and 21. Muscle and tendon size vary with use. Even elderly patients can have increase in wrist circumference due to arthritis. ...Read more
6'1, 160 LB male. Echo showed Aorta root diameter of 32 mm. Normal size? Exercise heavily and regularly, can that cause Aorta to enlarge?
Will wearing compression garments help in post hernia repair(on jan 2014), hard ball like seroma in abdomen and strengthen surgery areas?
No help now: There are some repairs in the literature that have shown a benefit in preventing seromas by using a compression garment, but once one forms, it will most likely not help make it go away faster. I less it is causing problems, such as pain, or enlarging significantly, i tell my patients to proceed about their usual activities as it should resolve within 6 months. No need for ct scans or ultrasounds. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
3 mod. Bulges at l4-s1 + 1 herniation. Traction helped bulge but reduced lumbar curve. Will lumbar pillow help regain the curve? Does it add more disc pressure? -feels uncofortable b/c of curve loss
Compression stockings: these can be very useful, they need proper sizing and to be worn properly so they don't cause problems ...Read more