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Abdominal pain that has been going on for years, I stay constipated, but I often take phillips milk of magenisum to open my bowels, the pain is awful.?

Abdominal pain that has been going on for years, I stay constipated, but I often take phillips milk of magenisum to open my bowels, the pain is awful.?

Seen a doctor?: Have you seen a doctor for this? If not, make an appointment today. This can usually be treated, but a complete evaluation needs to be done first to try to find the cause and recommend the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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Hi my name is Amanda Phillips. What is this painful lump near my spine just to the right? I've also been vomiting and fevers also have autoimmune disorders

Hi my name is Amanda Phillips. What is this painful lump near my spine just to the right? I've also been vomiting and fevers also have autoimmune disorders

Hi Amanda: Sorry for all what you have, but what you have mentioned needs a thorough history and physical examination in an office, unfortunately cannot be handled on this limited platform, see your doctor / any doctor for assessment and help, good luck ...Read more

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I'm pretty sure im 9 weeks pregnant, im not sure. If im prego or not! I've been constipated for a few days now. All I have is phillips stool softner. I?

I'm pretty sure im 9 weeks pregnant, im not sure. If im prego or not! I've been constipated for a few days now. All I have is phillips stool softner. I?

See doctor: Your question is ambiguous. Please do a home pregnancy test to see if you are pregnant. In either case see a doctor for evaluation of your health and if you are pregnant to safeguard your baby's health. ...Read more

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Periods've always been normal (last 7 days).Period came 10 days early. Bleeding heavily on 5th day. Not using any birth control pill. Is it my period?

Periods've always been normal (last 7 days).Period came 10 days early. Bleeding heavily on 5th day. Not using any birth control pill. Is it my period?

Common: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections & hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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Could this have been?

You left me hanging: Could this have been -------?

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What does barren mean?

What does barren mean?

Generically: Unable to produce fruit, and in the medical sense, unable to produce a pregnancy. ...Read more

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What is bowen's disease?

What is bowen's disease?

Skin cancer: Bowens disease is essentially squamous cell carcinoma in situ or early stage squamous cell cancer. It is a disease of the skin in older patients (over age 60) occurring in sun damaged areas, mainly in women, and most frequently in the lower extremity. It can be treated by phototherapy, cryotherapy, or 5-fu cream. ...Read more

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What makes women barren?

What makes women barren?

Many, many, causes!: Congenital (born with), acquired (venereal infection), polycystic ovarian syndrome, idiopathic, autoimmune (anti-sperm antibodies), and many others. Women with infertility should see a fertility specialist for accurate diagnosis. ...Read more

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I've been sick for 5 days

More details!: What are you sick with? Ask again and clarify. Remember that you have only 150 characters available, so clarify but keep brief. ...Read more

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Room been spinning. Help?

Room been spinning. Help?

Vertigo?: Room spinning is associated with a condition called vertigo. Unfortunately, there are several different things that can cause vertigo. Please see your doctor where a history and some examination can get to the bottom of it. ...Read more

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I have Ben wetting my self?

I have Ben wetting my self?

Wide differential: Urinary incontinence can be from many causes and more hx is needed to narrow down the differential. For ex: nocturnal seizures vs urge incontinence from an overactive bladder or from a cns lesion vs loss of inhibition of the micturition reflex from a frontal brain lesion (from either an anterior cerebral artery territory stroke, aneurysm or a space occupying lesion in the frontal micturition area) ...Read more

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Is clarinase a banned drug?

Is clarinase a banned drug?

No: Clarinase is similar to claritin-d, a common over-the-counter allergy medication. It has Loratadine and pseudoephedrine. ...Read more

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I have been sick for while?

I have been sick for while?

More details: Please provide more specific details like what these symptoms are, severity, duration, anything that you think will help the docs help you. Feel free to repost. ...Read more

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Need to have bm been 6 days?

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Need to have bm been 6 days?

Opioid constipation: Constipation is a major concern in those taking opioids eg butran. Prevention w/stool softeners ; laxatives is imperative as you won't develop tolerance to narcotic-induced constipation, unlike other side effects. If otc isn't enough, ask your prescribing doc for prescription stuff like lubiprostone, linaclotide ; methylnaltrexone. ...Read more

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I feel it's been for a week

I feel it's been for a week

Please resubmit your: ...question with information about whet you've been experiencing for a week. Thanks. Dr. Anne. ...Read more

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Have you ever been in Russia?

No: But is there some way that we can assist? ...Read more

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Has haploidization been done?

Has haploidization been done?

Future science: This was intended to allow a woman or a man unable to produce sperm to fertilize an egg and bring a child into the world. It has not been successful clinically so far. I hope that at some time, you are able to get what you want. ...Read more

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I’ve been diagnosed. Now what?

Diagnosed of: What? If it is a significant condition you should be offered options, if it is nothing, enjoy life! ...Read more

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I ben coughing non stop lately?

I ben coughing non stop lately?

Possibilities...: Possibilities include bronchospasm due to any cause including seasonal allergies, common this time of year. Other possibilities include gerd, post-nasal drip or a combination of factors. See your doctor for diagnosis as all of these have different treatments. If you smoke, you need to quit to decrease airway inflammation. ...Read more

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I have been horace for 3 weeks?

I have been horace for 3 weeks?

See an ENT physician: See an ENT physician so he can use a laryngoscopes to visualize your vocal cordsseveral things can be going on. ...Read more

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I have been sick the whole year?

Sick: Need to have more idea of your symptoms. Currently. As well as your past medical history to answer your question ...Read more

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I have been coughing for a week?

I have been coughing for a week?

Advise you see a doc: At this point, you should see a doctor. Unable to make any kind of diagnosis here but need to take the next step. ...Read more

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Why have I been feeling so sick?

Sick: Probably because something isn't right, either physically, mentally, socially or spiritually. Reach out for help. Knowing what is going on should help. ...Read more

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Have not been able to gain weight?

Have not been able to gain weight?

Eat healthy high: Calorie foods. Eat 6 meals/day. Work on strength training to build your large muscle groups. Workout w heavier weights w fewer repetitions. Sleep at least 8 to 9 hrs/night. Hydrate well w water. Foods to help w healthy weight gain: almonds, cashews, pecans, sunflower seeds, flax seeds, walnuts, hummus, avocadoes, granola, trail mix, dried fruits, extra virgin olive oil, canola oil, protein shakes, . ...Read more

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I've been ill for days, what to do?

I've been ill for days, what to do?

Don't know your: Symptoms but it may be time for medical assessment. ...Read more

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I've been coughing for over a year?

I've been coughing for over a year?

Cough: Do you have a fever? or do you bring up sputum? are you loosing any weight or sweating?
Please see a doctor. ...Read more

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Had damaged been done to my vision?

Had damaged been done to my vision?

Depends: Is your vision down from what it was recently? Or is there some trauma to your eye recently? Can your vision be corrected to normal by an ophthalmologist? Or have you experienced something which you fear might damage the vision.? Check with your ophthalmologist to eliminate doubt. ...Read more

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I've been having a lot of symptoms.?

Diagnosis: Symptoms of a disease that you think you may or may not have should be specified further by telling the doctor about your complaints, their duration, evolution, alleviating and aggravating factors. Also mention any tests that you have undergone for your 'symptoms'. ...Read more

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I have been diagnosed with amd, help?

I have been diagnosed with amd, help?

Macular degeneration: Amd (are-related macular degeneration) affects up to 15 million people in the us. It is a degenerative process that leads to abnormal deposits that lead to the loss of central vision. There are many new therapies for these including anti-angiogenic treatment or laser type treatments. Check with a retinal specialist who may be able to direct you to options. The sooner it is treated the better. ...Read more

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Already been answered thanks so much

Glad we helped!: Thanks for letting us know that you were helped by advice given here! That's very nice of you! I hope you live a long and happy life! ...Read more

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What do I have based on this symptoms?

Re-ask: I am sorry but there aren't any symptoms listed - looks like your question was cut off. Please re-ask. ...Read more

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Why has my vision been blurry all day?

Why has my vision been blurry all day?

There are so many...: There are numerous causes for relatively sudden onset of blurred vision all day. At age 48 the first to consider is a need for glasses or need to update your prescription, particularly if you are not using bifocals. One should also look if there are new medications or supplements are being taken. Beyond that, there might be medical problems that need to be checked. See your doctor. ...Read more

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Been coughing for 2 years, what to do?

Been coughing for 2 years, what to do?

See your doc: Chronic cough is defined as cough for more than 4 to 6 weeks. There are 4 primary reasons for chronic cough in adults including asthma ge acid reflux and post nasal drip from allergies or chronic sinus infection. Don't bother with cough suppressants. See a cough specialist such as an allergist or pulmonologist to get a proper diagnosis and specific treatment. ...Read more

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