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Odd Disorder Symptoms In Adults
What is a progressive neurological disease that affects adults (in 30's or 40's) where the patient approximately 10-20 years after onset of symptoms?
Please clarify: There is a word or phrase or something missing from your question. "What is a progressive neurological disease that affects adults (in 30's or 40's)" is okay, but the rest makes no sense. You can see that, right? Please repost your question with clearer wording. ...Read more
Yes : Many patient could have the initial signs and symptoms of lime disease and they are not diagnosed at that time for multiple reasons , related to the severity , lack of evaluation , misinterpretation of the symptoms, lack of though about the occurrence of the disease. ...Read more
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What symptoms would an adult have, if he had sever's disease/calc. apophysitis as an adolescent, and never received treatment?
Goes away: This conditions are a reflection of an open growth plate and irritation within.Once growth stops and the growth plates disappear, it is not an issue. You could develop pain for other reasons, but the terms no longer apply. ...Read more
Pediatrics: when should a parent get their child tested for oppositional defiant disorder (odd)? My 4 year old has been acting provocative and oppositional to adults which is beyond our control. The child frequently tantrums, constantly questions rules an
Your's : Your's child's behavior is obviously disrupting his life as well as yours. It sounds like you have tried some behvior modification techniques and haven't been successful. The first place to start is with your pediatrician to help guide you to resources in your area for child psychologists or developmental/ behavioral pediatric specialists. These specialist can help determine if this is a simple behavioral problem that can be managed with behavioral techniques or if there he has a disorder such as odd, adhd. It sounds like it's time to ask for help. ...Read more
Is liver disease more common in young adults than liver failure. No family history and only odd bw is crp. I have osteoarthritis.
I have slight red across cheeks&nose with broken veins underneath. Have had odd symptoms since 15(eg blood in urine). Lupus? Family-graves disease+ms.
Fifth disease usually starts with a mild vague illness and nonspecific symptoms. Fever occurs 15%-30% of the time, along with nasal congestion and drainage, sore throat, fatigue, muscle aches, and a headache. This lasts for several days.
Then, seven to 10 days later, the characteristic facial rash (the "slapped cheeks" appearance) develops abruptly. Typically, the facial rash is bright red. ...Read more
Autism in adults: Adults have difficulty maintaining work or social relations ships as they cannot stay focused. Some jos that involve no interpersonal skills are greatly performed. ...Read more
Please explain what are the symptoms where a person should be given medication for adult attention hyperactive disorder instead of taking a high dose of xanax (alprazolam)?
Actually a formal : Psychiatric evaluation will help to determine if the person has some form of an anxiety disorder or (and) if there is attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. When both diagnoses are present, the prescriber needs to carefully determine which medication (s) are indicated ; it what order. ...Read more
Can oj with Brazilian oranges make my adult stills disease worse?It seems when I started drinking that o.J my symptoms got worse n I was diagnosed asd
Oj contamination: There recently has been reported that some Brazilian oj has been contaminated. If so it could harm you. ...Read more
Lupus like symptoms resolved on Methotrexate.Current diagnosis in chart is undifferentiated connective tissue disease.My rheumMD say we dont have name yet.Unusual?
Actually: This is very common... Until symptoms are more typical and laboratory tests are confirmatory ...Read more
Have symptoms of diabetes, sugar level high but not yet high to diagnose. Have Graves' disease. Healthy & fit. Can adults get type 1 diabetes?
Over the years our knowledge do diabetes has progressed, type 1 diabetes used to be defined by age or insulin dependence. It is now better understood and known to be an autoimmune disease and technically defined as autoimmune damage to the insulin producing cells of the pancreas. It can be tested for. Having one autoimmune dz increases risk of another. However, type 2 DM is still more common. ...Read more
I have had allergic reactions to the MMR and the tdap as an adult. Iam still experiencing symptoms from the tdap. It is mandatory to have take the flu shot where i work. I am also being treated for an unusual scalp lesion that will not heal for the last
Yes it can.: Hand, foot, and mouth disease is a common viral illness that usually affects infants and children younger than 5 years old. However, it can sometimes occur in adults. Symptoms of hand, foot, and mouth disease include fever, blister-like sores in the mouth (herpangina), and a skin rash.Hand, foot, and mouth disease is caused by viruses that belong to the enterovirus genus (group). This group of vir. ...Read more
Can neck pain, general malaise and nausea be only symptoms of bacterial meningitis in adults could vaccinated child pass disease to unvaccinated adult?
Not the only symptom:
Bacterial meningitis causes a severe headache and neck ache- not just general malaise and nausea....That sounds more like flu.
Viral meningitis can be passed form person to person and bacterial forms that we do not have vaccines for so yes to second part of question-
if you have concerns about meningitis that person needs to be seen asap. ...Read more
Have symptoms of diabetes, sugar level is 6.2 fasting.Up to 7 .1 after meal (2hrs) Have Graves' disease.Healthy & fit. Can adults get type 1 diabetes?
Confusing question: The standard reporting of blood sugar results are in mg/dl.Your stated values are obviously in some other system because that level is incompatible with alertness/ life. Type 1 DM is due to loss of insulin production capability.It could happen at any age, but rarely does in older adults.When it does, the patient can lose 10 lb/week while eating almost continuously. ...Read more
Yes: Yes they can, though much less likely to than a child. Those who are elderly or immunocompromised are more likely. Symptoms are similar to those for kids - itchy bumps on hands and feet with blisters in the back of the throat. Unfortunately no tx - just treat the pain and itching and wait for it to resolve. ...Read more
Can adults get fifth disease without face rash?Last week had cold symptoms now for a week i've had red blotchy rash on arms and legs, worse in heat
Parvovirus B-19: Yes, you can have fifth disease without developing a facial eruption. That does not mean that you have this, but that this presentation is possible. ...Read more
Atypical fever in Adult Onset Stills Disease? Several symptoms line up, including blotchy salmon rash, fatigue, sore muscles, some joint pain.. Etc. Except the fevers are generally every couple weeks and usually low grade instead of daily spiking.
Need more info : What is the question. Can you be more specific ...Read more
More information: Symptoms can vary but the meaning depends on where they occur, how long they have lasted and whether there is a connection between them. And also they depend on your inheritance, exposure and underlying health history. So: more data is needed to answer this question. ...Read more
Convention: First recognized outbreak was in 1976 in philadelphia at a legionaires convention. ...Read more
Days prior to ovulation one can find clear thin cervical mucus, bloating, and cramping. Usually the act of ovulation may not produce any type of discomfort at all. Some may feel slight cramping with ovulation due to the release of follicular fluid
or a small amount of blood from the surface of the ovary. ...Read more
Drs dont know prob: You need to see a really good Internist. Say someone who trained at Duke. ...Read more