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Virtual consultation: HealthTap PRIME doctors see and help you, via smartphone, tablet, or laptop. They can see photos you upload into your FILES folder. You can also send images while in the middle of a live Prime consultation. Prime is a fee-based service, providing care for primary care medical problems. Doctors answering the regular, free questions are NOT able to see patients' images or photos. ...Read more
PUVA (Psoralen+UVA): Photochemotherapy/phototherapy generally refers to puva therapy using psoralen (taken by mouth) and then later "tanning" to ultraviolet a light (uv-a) to treat various skin conditions like atopic dermatitis, psoriasis, urticaria, cutaneous t-cell lymphoma and skin manifestations of graft-versus-host disease. The psoralen makes the offending cells in the skin sensitive to damage from ultraviolet a. ...Read more
Photodermatitis: Photodermatitis is a number of conditions that can happen on the skin after exposure to light. Mostly uva or uvb, but also visible light. The rash is most commonly seen on sun exposed areas (nose, cheeks, lower lip, outer forearms, v of chest etc), but severe photodermatitis can involve the entire skin. Rash can be varied from red papules to hives, brown patches, even discoid lupus. Many causes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Broad Spectrum : The best treatment for photosensitive skin is avoidance of the sun. If you have to be outside, reduce the exposure time, wear sun protective clothing, gloves, hat, sunglasses, and a fragrance-free broad spectrum sunscreen. Also, avoid the time of day with peak ultraviolet exposure (9:00 am to 4:00 pm). ...Read more
Bed bug bites may: have no sx's/signs except for 2 small skin puncture points. A reaction may show from an hr to several days later. It can cause itchy, pink, swollen, lesions w clear center. If hypersensitive blisters may occur. Telltale sign is linear track of lesions from sequential feedings – doesn't always occur. Bites are in areas exposed while sleeping-arms, shoulders,neck & legs. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Approximately.: Human body is never perfectly symmetric. The radiologist knows when something is amiss and when something is attributable to genetics or injury. ...Read more
SIJ belt: The pelvic girdle has three joints & the symphysis pubis (sp) is smallest. The sacroiliac joints (sij) are each 17 cm squared. When sij is hypermobile from injury or joint hypermobility syndrome (jhs) the small sp is torqued & ligaments of joint are stretched & hurt. Stabilization of pelvic girdle can be obtained by wearing a sij belt (boa.Com). See my chronic pain board at quora.Com (free). ...Read more
Photo and follow: A photo is certainly needed, then repeat exams and photos every 6 months for a few years. ...Read more
YES: You can safely have a baby even if you are in contact with chemicals in the photo lab because you do not ingest the chemicals. ...Read more
OMT Pubic symphasis: Trauma causing a dysfunction in the pelvis will often heal on its own, omt can help quicken healing response. ...Read more
Skin: You need to make an appointment w/a HealthTap dermatologist. It is through the Concierge doctor visits part of HT. Peace and good health. ...Read more
I want to send a photo and ask what the growth in the photo is. It appeared on his arm two weeks ago. ?
Photos can be: uploaded on HealthTap Prime or HealthTap Concierge. ...Read more
Hello. I am really freaking out right now.
I woke up seeing a swollen mon pubis.
What could be the cause?
"Live" appointments: HealthTap PRIME doctors see and help you, via smartphone, tablet, or laptop. They can see photos you upload into your FILES folder. You can also send images while in the middle of a live PRIME consultation. PRIME is by subscription, but there is a generous promotion going on this month (Sept. 2014). Doctors answering the regular, free questions are NOT able to see patients' images or photos. ...Read more
Si, normal..?: pubis y pelvis consiguiendo más flojo durante la última parte del embarazo para prepararse para el parto. Es normal tener algunas molestias. Usar calzado cómodo, dormir con almohada entre las piernas.Ejercicio y elongates con regularidad y mantener bien hidratado. Hable con su médico si el dolor empeora. ...Read more