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Power Port Leaking
A new power port in thin male patient accessed first time for Saline Infusion. Breast tissue swelled w/fluid. Can it leak there or did nurse miss?
Must be seen: And evaluated. I suggest calling the treating physician to check the site. Read more
No damage!: Herceptin (trastuzumab) is a biologic therapy, which is not really chemotherapy. It is formulated to be safe inside your veins and tissues, so the only side effect of it leaking out of your port is some extra fluid in the skin and tissues around your port. Your body will absorb this easily, so no harm done! Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I recently had chemo and the adminstratives noticed that it was leaking under my bandage where my port was.
Let doc know: Please let your treating oncologist know. While it may not be serious, knowing that the port is functional is critical in the long run. Read more
abdo abscess on CT taking keflex now it's leaking out of old port site it's very foul smelling should I go to ER now or wait to call surgeon tomorrow?
You can wait: If you are already on antibiotics, you can wait to speak to surgeon tomorrow for further instructions. Read more
That is a positive: If they were used properly and neither leaked nor were torn. Read more
See a gynecologist: Urinary incontinence is very common and there are many treatments available. The treatment depends on the cause of the leaking. Your gynecologist can do the necessary testing or refer you to someone who can more completely evaluate your symptoms. Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Cannot be sold if there is any "leakage"....some of the older machines made without these restrictions should be replaced!
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Stress incontinence.: Urine leak with crouching is called stress incontinence and is generally found in women, particularly those who have delivered children vaginally. If you are bothered by the amount and frequency of leakage, see a urologist or gynecologist for evaluation. A wide range of therapies, from pelvic floor muscle training, to medications, to surgical procedures are available depending on the cause. Read more
No: In the second half of your pregnancy, a new onset of wetness should be evaluated by your obstetrician. The answer cannot be given with certainty without an examination to evaluate the situation. If, after that, you are reassured, remember that any change in the amount of the wetness needs reevaluation. Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends: Upon your flow. A super for heavy and a regular for light or normal flow. For very heavy flow you may want to add a panty liner so you do not soil your clothes. Read more
Not likely: Not likely unless somehow you ingested this. But get it all fixed. Then see your doctor for an exam Read more
What kind of bug bite would have a hole like bite that makes area rock hard and leaks clear puss?
Well my queston is ive got 33% of 1kidney left and its leaking inside me wll it cause me any more damage?
Nephrologist...: Have a comprehensive conversation with your nephrologist to discuss and better understand your condition as well as prognosis. The physician taking care of you has the background information and test results to give you a reliable answer. Read more
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