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Remedies For Cacosmia
What exactly is a brain lesion? And what is Cacosmia? My dr. Thinks it could be that but didn't give me any details about the condition.
HallucinationOfUnpla: It is hallucination (imagining)of unpleasant odor particularly putrefactive odor. Brain lesion is a lesion in Brain You should always ask the doctors what they are talking about and what it mean. It is duty of the doctors to explaiin things so that you can understand in non medical language Read more
What is cacosmia and what is its relation to deamination and nerve degeneration. And can these two conditions cause this. Explain the relation with brain and mood disorders?
Cacosmia: The imagining of unpleasant odors, particularly putrefactive odors, an unpleasant phantosmia. Psychiatric etiologies for olfactory distortion can exist with schizophrenia, alcoholic psychosis, depression and olfactory reference syndrome). Also been observed with epilepsy. This can also occur due to peripheral damage to the olfactory system. Read more
Weird smell in nose when bending over, or burping/coughing/yawning. Dr. said could be Cacosmia or a fungal infection. What is Cacosmia? He didn't say.
Imagining a bad odor: It is the imaging or perception of a bad or foul odor. It can be psychological or some times associated with a brain tumor. It also can be associated with reflux, sinus infections, or infected rhinitis. Oral hygiene problems or halitosis. See if your physician can refer you to an ENT for a check up. Read more
Tincture of time!: Millions have colds yearly. It is due to rhinoviruses and others. There is no cure. Rest, humidification, fluids, proper nutrution (chicken soup), fever control, vitamn c, perhaps an antihistamine to dry one up or perhaps a decongestant to open one up may be used. But usually observation, fluids and rest are all that is needed. Cover the coughs, nose and wash the hands. Stay at home! Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
COPD: Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a complicated yet treatable illness in both allopathy and homeopathy. However, hundreds of homeopathic medicines might be helpful to a person with copd. This means individualized treatment with an trained homeopath is needed, so that your unique totality of symptoms can be considered in the prescription. Follow-up would be long-term, not magic. Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Find the cause: It's unusual to have daily headaches. The treatment depends on the cause of the headache. Much more medical history, lab work and possible imaging studies are needed to figure this out. See your doctor to discuss evaluation. Something is going on and you need to find what that is. Read more
Sleep and hydration: A cold is usually the result of a virus, which will resolve on its own after 3-5 days. Some days may be tough while other days more mild. You should strive to get plenty of sleep, rest, and good nutrition and hydration. Your cold will pass, and you will feel good as new. Read more
Leave it alone...: This is a poxvirus, 4 -subtypes (mcv1-4), and can be quite contagious. Lasting from 3wks to 2-3 months, but an outbreak can last to 18 months. They often resolve without treatment. Attempts at removal such as scraping/rubbing may actually spread the virus more. Topical such as wart cream or 10% benzoyl peroxide (acne cream) can help. Cryotherapy by your doc also can be tried...Good luck.. Read more
Treat infection.: Residual skin discoloration in the groin may persist for weeks to months after more severe forms of jock itch. This darkish discoloration is called hyperpigmentation. Treat with one or a combination of: hydroquinone 4% cream, acid cream, Azelaic Acid 15% cream. Over-the-counter fading cream with 2% hydroquinone (porcelana). Specially designed prescription creams. Most important, treat the infect. Read more
Nymphomaniac: I would first look up up the meaning of the word and make sure you are meaning what you think you are thinking. You are seeking affection and caring. Sex is and extension of these feelings. Find people who like and love you because of who you are not not because of your looks or because of your body. Read more
Rest and fluids: Get some rest, take fluids, take precautions to avoid spreading it to others; take tylenol (acetaminophen) if you have fever; you may take over the counter medications if these help with the symptoms but do not expect any of these or other treatments to shorten the duration of illness. Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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