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Chemotherapy for bowel cancer yes or no: stage 2a pt3 n0 mx, 1-2 mm margin of fat to serosa, moderately differentiated @ splenic flexure. Thankyou?

Chemotherapy for bowel cancer yes or no: stage 2a pt3 n0 mx, 1-2 mm margin of fat to serosa, moderately differentiated @ splenic flexure. Thankyou?

Stage IIA colon ca: Routine use of chemo for stage ii colon cancer is not recommended. For stage ii, chemo was associated with a small improvement in disease free survival that ranged from 4 to 7% but no overall survival benefit. In high risk stage ii (lymph node taken <13; margin +/close, poorly diff, perforation, T4 etc) chemo either using 5-FU or 5fu+oxaliplatin can be considered. Please discuss with your doctor. ...Read more

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What is an open cut?

What is an open cut?

Break in skin: An open cut is either a partial thickness injury to the skin or a full thickness injury to the skin. Wash with soap and water. Apply antibiotic ointment and keep covered. ...Read more

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Are there any hemostats that spread open?

Retractors.: Medical instruments which are designed to spread tissues apart are called "retractors.". ...Read more

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How to treat a "open boil"?

How to treat a "open boil"?

Rupture: When a boil ruptures, generally drainage of pus-like discharge will ensue. It's best to keep the affected area covered while the boil heals on its on. There is nothing otherwise that needs to be done than to keep the affected area clean, dry and dressed. It can take 1-2 weeks to completely heal, dependent on the size of the boil. ...Read more

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What can cause open skin pores?

What can cause open skin pores?

Pore Size: According to the magazine, "best health, " the size of the pores on your face depends on the girth of your facial hairs, which comes from genetic factors related to hair and skin development. That is, if your parents and extended family tend to have larger pores on their face, you are more likely to inherit the trend as well. ...Read more

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What can I put on a open pimple?

What can I put on a open pimple?

Soap & water best,: Possibly also apply some topical triple antibiotic & cover with a small band-aid daily to reduce bacterial concentration & ease/speed healing. Benzoyl peroxide (& other more expensive antibiotics) can be used to kill local bacteria. Localized salicylic acid (relative of aspirin) can be used as an exfoliant to help open blocked pores for black heads before they become an acneform cyst. ...Read more

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Is cervix always closed or open?

Is cervix always closed or open?

Open: The cervix is always open althnough the opening is quite narrow outside of pregnancy. It contains a mucus plug which helps prevent infection and other things from passing through but is receptive to living spermatozoa. ...Read more

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Boil that is open and full of puss?

Boil that is open and full of puss?

Draining boil: Go to the ER and get it cultured and treated emperically then see your doctor or surgeon for possible excision ...Read more

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Is open MRI as good as closed MRI?

Is open MRI as good as closed MRI?

No.: The open mris can sometimes come close, but the closed magnets just provide better images. ...Read more

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Is soap safe to use on open wounds?

Is soap safe to use on open wounds?

Yes: Wash wound with soap and water to clean it out then rinse with water. This will wash dirt and bacteria out of the wound. ...Read more

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Is the cervix always open or closed?

Is the cervix always open or closed?

Open: The cervix is always open althnough the opening is quite narrow outside of pregnancy. It contains a mucus plug which helps prevent infection and other things from passing through but is receptive to living spermatozoa. ...Read more

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Are hangnails considered open wounds?

Are hangnails considered open wounds?

Usually not: However, if a hangnail gets torn, becomes infected, swollen, or fails to improve you should go in for evaluation. A trip to your doctor is usually adequate. If you develop fever, vomiting, redness or drainage then go to your local ER. Be well. ...Read more

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What are the exercise to open cervix?

What are the exercise to open cervix?

Pelvic floor: The cervix is the opening of the uterus and is controlled by the autonomic nervous system. Exercise will not open the uterus. Pelvic floor exercise will strengthen below the cervix. ...Read more

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Could sacral dimple in adults be open?

Could sacral dimple in adults be open?

Probably not: In general, postsacral dimples are found in babies and are related to a coccyx that is retroverted. I believe you probably have a pilonidal sinus. This can drain, get infected and lead to further issues that need to be addressed. I would recommend that it be evaluated. ...Read more

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What does a high soft open cervix mean?

What does a high soft open cervix mean?

Labor indicator: You didn't mention if you're pregnant or not. A high soft open cervix is how a cervix is felt prior to labor. The changes give clues to whether or not you will be able to have a baby vaginally. The cervix starts in the back of the vagina, is hard and closed. For labor to start, it moves forward, gets softer and opens. The more the changes, the better the chances for labor & vaginal birth. ...Read more

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Would manuka honey close up open wound?

Would manuka honey close up open wound?

Wound: The basis of wound care is to determine what caused it in the first place. That should always be the focus. There are over 4000 wound care products on the market and most are sterile when they come out of the package so few would actually harm a wound. Honey has gained popularity but an excellent cochrane review showed that it has no proven benefit compared to other dressings. No single product f. ...Read more

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How can I make open toed heels not hurt?

How can I make open toed heels not hurt?

Heels hurt: Unfortunately, high heels often contribute to foot pain. You may wish to get your feet measured to determine if you are wearing the correct size and possibly find a different style of shoe. Shoes with heels may be fashionable, but often contribute to foot pain. You will have to balance the 2. This can be a dilemma for many women. ...Read more

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How many days does a cervix remain open?

????: U have to clarify this question, do u mean when pregnant, or post partum or when not pregnant. ...Read more

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What diet to have after open myomectomy?

What diet to have after open myomectomy?

Check with your: Doctor, but I don't usually have any dietary restrictions after a myomectomy. However, the majority of my myomectomies are done minimally invasive using the davinci robotic system. If you haven't had your surgery yet, ask about minimally invasive options. ...Read more

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Is it good to put neosporin on open wounds?

Is it good to put neosporin on open wounds?

Better Ideas: The real question is what not to do that slows down healing. Avoid using alcohol, peroxide, hibiclens, betadine, and bleach solutions. Inflammation (red, hot, swollen, tender) is important to healing so anti-inflammatories (motrin, advil) are bad. Cover the area with a clean dressing changed every other day and protected from trauma. Antibiotics do not help healing unless it is truly infected. ...Read more

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What kind of dentist can fix an open margin?

What kind of dentist can fix an open margin?

Any general dentist: Any general or restorative dentist can repair or replace a dental restoration that has an open margin. ...Read more

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What's the best cream to put on an open wound?

What's the best cream to put on an open wound?

What to avoid: It is hard to recommend a "best" without more information. However, wounds need an environment that advantages healing and disadvantages bacteria. So, avoid vaseline or oil based products--such as neosporin. Ok to shower, hairdryer your wound (bacteria lose in hot/dry), use water based wound moisture (hydrogel) and gauze dressings. Ok to get in to see your doc, or wound clinic. ...Read more

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What should you do when an open wound is itchy?

What should you do when an open wound is itchy?

Don't scratch!!: Itching is a good sign if you can't keep fro scratching trim your nails, wear gloves at night and wrap the area in extra layers to protect it. ...Read more

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Circumcision-what to do when the wound is open?

Circumcision-what to do when the wound is open?

Fast Healing: The real question is what not to do that slows down healing. Avoid using alcohol, peroxide, hibiclens, betadine, and bleach solutions. Inflammation (red, hot, swollen, tender) is important to healing so anti-inflammatories (motrin, advil) are bad. Cover the area with antibiotic ointment twice a day and protected from trauma. Oral antibiotics do not help healing unless it is truly infected. ...Read more

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Can staff be transmitted if the boil isn't open?

Can staff be transmitted if the boil isn't open?

Yes: Staphylococci producing skin eruptions in an individual means generally that the person is a nasal carrier and has the organism on the surface of their skin as well. Intimate contact, even hand to hand without washing, can transfer the bug from one person to the next. That being said, not everyone who gets the organism is likely to develop infection. ...Read more