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Regional pain syndrome--cures?

Regional pain syndrome--cures?

Regional pain syndro: Expecting a cure is unrealistic. Reduction of pain and symptoms can be possible. ...Read more

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Enteritis (Definition)

abdominal pain, ...Read more


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Is enteritis diffetent to colitis?

Is enteritis diffetent to colitis?

Small vs large bowel: Enteritis refers to inflammation of bowel specifically small intestine but doesn't signify why. Colitis refers to inflammation of large intestine or colon but again doesn't explain why. Infection commonly causes inflammation. So can lack of blood eg ischemia. Radiation therapy. It's up to your docs to figure out what's going on and in mean time, give patient support, typically hydration & nutritio ...Read more

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What characterizes complex regional pain syndrome?

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What characterizes complex regional pain syndrome?

CRPS: Complex regional pain syndrome is an uncommon form of chronic pain that usually affects an arm or leg. Complex regional pain syndrome typically develops after an injury, surgery ... The pain is out of proportion to the severity of the initial injury, if any. The cause of complex regional pain syndrome isn't clearly understood. ...Read more

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Can chemotherapy help/cure complex regional pain syndrome ?

Can chemotherapy help/cure complex regional pain syndrome ?

See details: Chemotherapy is a general term. Some meds may be helpful but meds used for cancer chemotherapy are not. ...Read more

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What is complex regional pain syndrome?

What is complex regional pain syndrome?

Painful: Crps is a condition of hypersensitivity in your nervous system. Although the exact mechanism is not known it involves your sensory nerves and your nerves that control blood vessels, and may also involve your immune system. Characteristically the pain is burning or shocking in nature, an extremity is affected after a minor to moderate trauma and there may be color and temperature changes. ...Read more

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What is chronic complex regional pain syndrome?

What is chronic complex regional pain syndrome?

Painful: Crps is a condition of hypersensitivity in your nervous system. Although the exact mechanism is not known it involves your sensory nerves and your nerves that control blood vessels, and may also involve your immune system. Characteristically the pain is burning or shocking in nature, an extremity is affected after a minor to moderate trauma and there may be color and temperature changes. ...Read more

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Which doctors treat complex regional pain syndrome (RSD)?

Which doctors treat complex regional pain syndrome (RSD)?

See details: Rheumatologists, neurologists or pain specialists are all good choices ...Read more

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Colon, infiltratng mod. Diff. Adenocarcna, ulceration, no lymphovasc. Invasn. Intestinal type enteric, distal sigmoid mass. Ok to delay surgery to feb?

Colon, infiltratng mod. Diff. Adenocarcna, ulceration, no lymphovasc. Invasn. Intestinal type enteric, distal sigmoid mass. Ok to delay surgery to feb?

Colon cancer: I would advocate having the procedure done as soon as technically possible waiting weeks is generally ok but not months , unless the delay is to undergo neoadjuvant therapy. ...Read more

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Ulcerative colitis and primary sclerosing cholangitis related?

Ulcerative colitis and primary sclerosing cholangitis related?

Yes: Yes there is an association. See this link: http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/primary-sclerosing-cholangitis/ds00918/dsection=risk-factors. ...Read more

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What is chronic regional pain syndrome?

What is chronic regional pain syndrome?

Complex regional: Pain syndrome is what i believe you are asking about. This is a chronic condition, but the letters crps stand for complex regional pain syndrome. This is a tough disease process which can occur after any nerve injury, stroke, injury, even a heart attack which accounts for almost 15%.It has been thought to be sympathetically driven, has three stages, and causes immense pain usually in a single limb. ...Read more

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Complex regional pain syndrome. Fancy name for what?

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Complex regional pain syndrome. Fancy name for what?

CRPS: Complex regional pain syndrome (crps) is a form of chronic pain that usually affects extremity. Crps typically develops after an injury, surgery, but the pain is out of proportion to the severity of the initial injury. ...Read more

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Is vomitting a common presentation of mesenteric adenitis?

Mesenteric adenitis: Maybe. Mesenteric adenitis (enlargement of lymph nodes in abdominal mesentery) is commonly seen in conditions that mimic acute appendicitis. When accompanied by inflammation of the ileum, & crohn's disease has been excluded, consider bacterial infection caused by yersinia enterocolitica, campylobacter, salmonella. Adenitis may also reflect non-gi inflammatory processes in the abdomen. ...Read more

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Epidural block is regional, local or, general anesthesia?

Epidural block is regional, local or, general anesthesia?

Regional: An epidural block refers to either anesthesia or analgesia. The later is used for pain control for labo, after surgery , renal stones or other pain conditions. The former is used for surgery itself. The difference is the strength of the local anesthetic used for the block. The stronger the dose the more numb you become. ...Read more

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What is chronic radiation enteritis?

What is chronic radiation enteritis?

Post radiation effec: I now that you had radical surgery followed with radiation,obviously for malignancy,obviously the right approach ,unfortunately radiation does have its side effects,it effects mucous membranes differently,in mouth causes excessive dryness,in intestines,and colon,causes inflammation of mucosa lining,may lead to loose motion cramps,at times bleeding,you need to talk to your pcp and or radiation onco ...Read more

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Is proctitis, colitis, or ulcerative colitis contagious?

Is proctitis, colitis, or ulcerative colitis contagious?

Ulcerative colitis: Is not. However proctitis or colitis caused by bacteria especially clostridia difficile can be very contagious as can other forms of infectious colitis. Use good hand hygiene and be sure to not contact stool or underclothes and get a correct diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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How contagious is the disease mesenteric adenitis?

How contagious is the disease  mesenteric adenitis?

It isn't: Mesenteric lymphadenitis is an inflammation of the lymph nodes in the membrane that attaches your intestine, or bowel, to your abdominal wall. Mesenteric lymphadenitis usually results from an intestinal infection. Unlike appendicitis, however, mesenteric lymphadenitis is seldom serious and clears on its own. Very unlikely that you will catch this from someone else. ...Read more

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What sort of disease is complex regional pain syndrome?

What sort of disease is complex regional pain syndrome?

Nerve disorder: Some times an injury turns the nervous system into over-drive. Things that should not be painful are! getting care sooner from someone who lnows what can help is best. I tell my patients who suffer from crps to keep using the affected extremity as normally as possible despite the pain. This really helps normalize things. ...Read more

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What is complex regional pain syndrome without pain?

What is complex regional pain syndrome without pain?

CRPS: The main character of complex regional pain syndrome is pain. I'm not aware of any complex regional pain syndrome without pain. ...Read more

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