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PREGNANCY / TIMING: In a 28-30 day cycle, you look for the "mid-cycle", day 14-16 and subtract 3 days and add 3 days to this date and then you have a fertile week. You should try to have intercourse every other day during this week and if all is normal you should be successful.About 75-80% of people get pregnant in the 1st 6 months of tryingattempting. ...Read more
Other findings?: Serum level of GGT of 67 is higher than normal and suggests injury to liver. However, an isolated lab test is not a reason to worry. What did other tests show? Do you drink? If you do, abstain for 2-3 weeks and repeat the test. Are you on any medications, including herbs and over the counter drugs? Discuss all these issues with your doctor to identify the cause of liver injury. ...Read more
Is there a medical term for someone who can GT 10 hours sleep at night and still sleep half the day?
"Depressed": Yes. That is a depressed person.Get a more detailed answer ›
Since 2013 my GFR > 60 is that a good or bad thing? Reviewing labs and that sticks out on five labs since 2013.?
Good thing: GFR=Glomerular Filtration Rate. This is a measure of how efficiently your kidneys work. >60 is normal. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more
Gt d&c dne on 12 mrch aftr 3rd miscrg.Gt polyps operated too but stll bleedng.M worried?Is there any othr complication?
May be: Possibly? Is it accompanied with pain? Profuse bleeding? If the answers are yes and yes, follow up with a real gyn doctor. Best luck! ...Read more
Uncle and Gt.aunt both primary progressive MS. If I were to have MS would I have higher risk of primary progressive type?
Just curious..... Y does my back hurt wen i lay flat w/o pillows? Will this affect me if i ever have to GT any type of laying medical testing?
Muscle tightness: This is not uncommon. Most people are more comfortable on their back with knees bent. You are feeling a pull from tight muscles. Frequently during imaging such as mri, a wedge pillow is placed under the knees to increase patient comfort. However, you can help this by doing regular stretching of your hamstrings. ...Read more
I went for a NST for reduced movt at 36+2wks.I am recovering frm a cold.They made me have ice cold water so bub wud move. Will my cold gt worse now?
I had an us 7/23 and it said i was 6wks1dy. I had another us8/13 and it stated i was 9wks1d the us tech said i GT pregnant around the 17 is this true?
My weight bounces >5% with no particular causes. I went from 76kg to 68 in 3 months and another 4 months later my weight is 82 kg? No diet changes?
Diary and Specifics: Please keep a food diary (there are many online sites to help you do this) for one week and then come back to us with the specifics. It would be even better if you include your exercise diary with resting and at exercise heart rate and the length of time you are keeping your heart rate at its peak during exercise. ...Read more
I get s.o.b. w exertion, especially if I carry over 10-15 lbs. Since wreck 6/12/13, I can't stand > 15-20 mins. Or walk > block or pain 6-9 scale 1-10?
See your doctor: Your symptoms don't give enough detail to be able to help exclude possible causes of your pain and breathlessness. But your description suggests several issues which may not have anything to do with your accident, including coronary vessel heart disease and worsening of your aortic stenosis. It is VERY important that you see your doctor soon and start sorting this out. Please do so soon. ...Read more
GGT elevated : this is a sensitive , but not very specific test for the liver. Elevation can come from alcohol overuse/ abuse, hepatitis, gallbladder disease, a virus that effected the liver, something else wrong with the liver, or even a night of binge drinking. I would follow up with your regular doctor, and if the test stays high you need more evaluation ...Read more
Gt treatd ysterday&vomitd aftr treatmnt hd 2tke it agn fr cly&gonerr bt whn I gt hme vomitd again it ws clear nopills cme up&diarrhealiquid did it tke
There are an awful: lot of abbreviated words here but the sense I am getting is that you took treatment for STIs, chlamydia and gonorrhea, but because you vomited the pills, you had to take them again. The second time they apparently stayed down! Good! It sounds like you were given one of the approved single dose regimens for both. I think you're good if no pills came up the second time. But go in for recheck if ?'s ...Read more