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Sore tongue: There are several things that can cause a tongue to be sore so see a dentist or oral surgeon about your tongue. If you are concerned about being exposed and getting an STD then see an MD and get this checked. ...Read more
Everytime I sit down for a while my knee and elbow hurts really bad and I have to stretch them...What could be the reason and possible solution?
Stiffness: Discomfort during rest after activity is typically related to inflammation or stiffness of a joint. Stiffness is the hallmark of joint degeneration, often being osteoarthritis. Inflammation can occur in the joint itself or in the soft tissues around the joint. Treatment depends on the cause. An exam by a doctor and x-rays can reveal the source. Treatment can include pt, meds, injections, etc. ...Read more
My cheeks and eyes have sunken, although I am of 74 kg and having a BMI of 22.5.What could be the reason and possible non medical remedies.
I have a swelling near adam's apple on one side in neck. It hurts to swallow food or water. What is the reason and possible medication?
My brother says he feels very low energetic recently and sleeps a lot and skips office due to this. He is 40. What could be the possible reason?
Many reasons.: The are numerous causes for persistent fevers. This demands medical evaluation. See a doctor. ...Read more
Neck arthritis: There are several joints and intervertebral discs in the neck. These can wear out over time leading to neck pain as well as headaches, chest, and/or shoulder pain. Problems with the heart can also cause neck and chest pain. I would recommend seeing your physician asap to get evaluated. ...Read more
I have been feeling pain or sudden stings in my back on the left side for almost a month niw. It comes and goes. What is the possible reason for this?
Depends: This could be several things depending on where on your back you feel the pain and if it is related to movement, affected by urination, or if there is any type of rash. It could be related to muscle spasm, pinched nerves, a rib that is posteriorly displaced, kidney stone, atypical gallbladder and even shingles. See your primary for detailed history and good exam. ...Read more
I almost have 0stomach acid. Cant eat much.28yr old. Wat could be the possible reasons? Doctors just give me zinc n b vit tablets. But want to know reason
After being a coffee drinker for twenty years, I suddenly went off it a few days ago and am craving tea. Just a bit weird or any othe possibler reason?
No eyelashes: There are several reasons for no eyelashes. Some people have a condition called trichotillomania in which they constantly pull at their hair, eyebrows or eyelashes. Repetitive trauma can scar the hair follicles and cause permanent hair loss. There also is an autoimmune disease called alopecia areata and universalis in which antibodies attack hair follicles. ...Read more
Sounds like anxiety. So are you asking if aanxiety gives this sensation or if your throat will actually close up?
Your throat should not close up unless you have another illness like swollen glands or tonsils. The sensation of throat closing is called "globus hystericus", very apropos! You ought to speak to a physician and get an exam done and then get tratment for anxiety either therapy or both. ...Read more
I am having my periods within 10days. What could be the possible reason behind this? I am very tense about this.
If you know the tip of the bone between the butt near the anus, I feel pain around the bone. What is the possible reason?
I am feeling mild pain when I touch the hairs and skin of my right side of my head. Felt the same thing before. Any possible reason.?
Pain in Hair: Painful hair follicles in the scalp can be the result of a variety of causes including harsh shampoos, styling products or pulling hair too tight to achieve certain styles or even an infection. The scalp may feel itchy, painful to the touch or have a burning sensation. Relief from painful hair follicles involves learning the reason behind the affliction so you may know how to treat it effectively. ...Read more
I am having slight chest discomfort. There is no pain of weakness with it bush the slight discomfort. Just looking for possible reason.
Ans: Could be many possibilities. Need more history. Do you exercise regularly? Do you eat junk or healthy food. And birth issues, etc... If the pain continua see your doctor for a good history and physical exam. Most likely at your age it is just chest wall muscular pain. But need a good history ...Read more
I am 19 years old and I do not have periods regularly what can be the possible reason for this? What are the remedies for correcting this?
Time cures all: When a young girl first begins to menstruate her periods may be irregular until a definite pattern begins. If you are heavily into sports, this too can delay your periods. ...Read more
I am 24 yr old female having pricking pain in lower left abdomen for ten days that pain comes randomly and goes what might be possible reason for it?
See Gyn doctor: At your age cause could be pelvic inflammatory disease, first one you have to see your gyn doctor after ruling out pid you can have other tests to find out the cause for treatment. ...Read more
Here are some. ..: Your most reasonable bid to solve current concern is bring the info on the onset, degree, duration, progress of the symptom & its potentially related discomforts to Doc for analysis + physical exams + tests as needed so to define what causes such and what would be reasonable Rx. Clinically, one has to consider possible foreskin-related irritation or inflammation or. .. So, seek pro-evaluation... ...Read more
Not communicable: There are many forms of abdominal tb, common ones being in the lymph glands and distal part of small intestine. It is due to infection with the TB bacteria and is not communicable. If you have it, stay with the treatment as it is treatable, but treatment lasts a few months. ...Read more
My boyfriend takes depression medication but says he's not depressed. Is there another possible reason?
Depression medicines: Antidepressants can certainly be used for depression, but are also effective in various anxiety disorders. Aggressiveness is another possible use in some people, and so is ptsd symptoms. I don't know why this was prescribed for your boyfriend, but he would know the symptoms he originally had. ...Read more
What could be the possible reason for sometimes having periods twice a month? Is it considered as an irregular one? Its link with PCOD?
Not ovulating: In conditions where you don't ovulate (such as PCOS) the uterine lining builds up very thick and eventually can break down and then you bleed. This is not a true period. It can lead to multiple bleeding events per month. If you take a 10 day course of progesterone each month you will have a full menses and, since this is not contraception, you can still get pregnant. ...Read more