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Diagnosed with thyroid disease. Heart symptoms of preassure in chest. Did the thyroid disease cause damage to heart or is it just symptoms?

Diagnosed with thyroid disease. Heart symptoms of preassure in chest. Did the thyroid disease cause damage to heart or is it just symptoms?

Thyroid disease: What was your diagnosis? What treatment was prescribed? what did your doctor say when you told him or her about your "heart pressure"? You also mention "brain lesion" under your conditions. What are you referring to? Hyperthyroidism may cause hypermetabolic state and cause tachycardia or palpitation but not pressure. Have you been diagnosed with anxiety disorder? Not enough info for relevant reply ...Read more

Dr. Terri Washington
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Thyroid Diseases (Definition)

You can have problems with they thyroid making too much or too little thyroid hormone. You can also have problems with it being too large (goiter) of having nodules or cysts in it. There are also occasional thyroid cancers. Most thyroid problems can be easily diagnosed and treated ...Read more


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I have spots of ringworm mimicking rashes on my neck, stomach and chest. Some are a hollow circle others are just dots. They don't itch or anything. ?

I have spots of ringworm mimicking rashes on my neck, stomach and chest. Some are a hollow circle others are just dots. They don't itch or anything. ?

Ringworm: Ringworm is a common fungal infection of the skin and is not due to a worm. The medical term for ringworm is tinea. Ringworm is contagious. It is treated with over the counter creams, usually resolving in 2 to 4 weeks. In extreme cases, oral anti-fungal agents are used. Good luck! ...Read more

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I a have Thyroid disease, I lay down on my back I arch my back just slightly and I start a series of crackings all around my back, sternum hurts now.

I a have Thyroid disease, I lay down on my back I arch my back just slightly and I start a series of crackings all around my back, sternum hurts now.

This is not: related to your thyroid disease, whatever type you may have. Consult your physician for an evaluation if you are concerned. ...Read more

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Rash gets itchy at night, its maculopapular in some areas about 3cm x 2cm in most areas.Its mostly at chest, neck, abdomen, shins.Better in day?

Rash gets itchy at night, its maculopapular in some areas about 3cm x 2cm in most areas.Its mostly at chest, neck, abdomen, shins.Better in day?

Many causes: A number of conditions that present with your symptoms and generally itching gets worse at night. See your doctor about the rash, it can be as simple as dry skin but it also can be a skin infection. ...Read more

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What to do if I have pinkish/red blotchy hive rash covering chest,stomach,neck, sides & back!?

What to do if I have pinkish/red blotchy hive rash covering chest,stomach,neck, sides & back!?

Hives: If you have hives, the rash should be itchy and it should be dynamic (each spot tends to move or disappear before being replaced by another spot). First or second line antihistamines are a good first step if you suspect hives. If this is recurring or persisting for more than a week, consider a virtual consult to discuss potential causes and the necessary work up. ...Read more

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What could this pinkish / red blotchy hive rash covering my chest, stomach, neck, sides & back be?

What could this pinkish / red blotchy hive rash covering my chest, stomach, neck, sides & back be?

Hard to tell: It is difficult enough to find a cause for a skin rash even by examination, it is nearly impossible to even make a guess without direct examination. See your doctor or a dermatologist. ...Read more

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I am experiencing skin rash (quality: ring shaped, inside is slightly paler and peeling, spreading from chest to abdomen and neck, slightly itchy. ?

I am experiencing  skin rash (quality: ring shaped, inside is slightly paler and peeling, spreading from chest to abdomen and neck, slightly itchy.
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Skin rash: I am experiencing skin rash (quality: ring shaped, inside is slightly paler and peeling, spreading from chest to abdomen and neck, slightly itchy. ? ANS: not sure what the question is but we can do 2nd opinion and I can see rash and discuss with you. That will help a lot. A picture is worth.... ...Read more

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What can I do about a itchy rash that I am developing on my stomach, chest, back, neck, and is slowly showing on the side of my face?

What can I do about a itchy rash that I am developing on my stomach, chest, back, neck, and is slowly showing on the side of my face?

Eczema: Do you have a history of allergies, asthma, or atopic dermatitis? If so, you may be experiencing an eczema flare. I would start by using an otc product like aveeno (oatmeal) eczema therapy and an otc hydrocortisone. If that does not improve your problem in a week, i would see a dermatologist. ...Read more

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I just got a rash. Its redbumps and red patched on my stomach arms chest neck back and butt. What can this be and how can I cure it?

I just got a rash. Its redbumps and red patched on my stomach arms chest neck back and butt. What can this be and how can I cure it?

Doctor can evaluate: Rashes are quite hard to describe and diagnose in words. A primary doctor, or a dermatologist, can look at it in order to tell what it is. If dry skin or eczema rash, Hydrocortisone cream helps. Some rashes are an allergy to something. Hydrocortisone also helps allergic rashes. Ringworm fungus would need an antifungal. If it doesn't go away, a dermatologist can tell if it is something serious. ...Read more

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Mysterious rash on chest, stomach, neck of my 9 month old daughter. Doctor doesn't know. Any ideas or suggestions ?

Mysterious rash on chest, stomach, neck of my 9 month old daughter. Doctor doesn't know. Any ideas or suggestions ?

Looks like?: Without seeing the rash on the baby no one would be able to even guess. You could consider a second opinion with a pediatrician or pediatric dermatologist. Pediatricians see lots of rashes. ...Read more

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I had bronchitis, a rash, then a stomach virus, and now another rash only on my chest neck and face. Is this a post viral rash or something new?

I had bronchitis, a rash, then a stomach virus, and now another rash only on my chest neck and face. Is this a post viral rash or something new?

Rash: Did you take any antibiotics or any other medications for the bronchitis? If so, an allergic reaction may be the cause of the rash. If not, it would be unusual for a viral eruption to recur after it cleared once. If the rash persists see a dermatologist for evaluation. ...Read more

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What can cause a severe, itchy, spreading rash? Its on all limbs, chest, neck and upper back. Started on arm. Have other things w/ chest & stomach to.

What can cause a severe, itchy, spreading rash? Its on all limbs, chest, neck and upper back. Started on arm. Have other things w/ chest & stomach to.

Allergies vs. inf: Allergic rash is one reason. Also, infection, usually viral may present this way. Pityriasis rosea, an interesting disease, that is common in your age group may present this way. There is a mother or herald patch, which is the first lesion to appear and then other similar, usually salmon colored lesion start spreading. There is some scaling associated with the lesions. Benign. ...Read more

Dr. John Chiu
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Skin Rash (Definition)

A skin rash is a symptom in which a person has changes on part or all of his skin, such as color changes, bumps, blisters, oozing, peeling, ...Read more


Upper Abdomen (Definition)

Draw a transverse line through the umbilicus and the upper abdomen includes every part of the belly above this line and below the ...Read more