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Is there any doctor with experience of seeing patients with Cowden's syndrome, Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome, PTEN hamartoma tumour syndrome?

Is there any doctor with experience of seeing patients with Cowden's syndrome, Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome, PTEN hamartoma tumour syndrome?

Cowden Syndrome: http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/bannayan-riley-ruvalcaba-syndrome

http://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/cowden-syndrome

http://rarediseases.info.nih.gov/gard/6202/cowden-syndrome/resources/8

Those are fairly rare disease Perhaps the above links could assist you. Seems like University of Iowa does have expertise. ...Read more

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What's the role of lymp?

What's the role of lymp?

Tissue fluid drainag: Interstitial fluid which lies in the interstices of all body tissues is collected through lymph capillaries; then transported though lymph vessels to lymph nodes before emptying into the subclavian vein, where it mixes back with blood. Lymph returns protein and excess interstitial fluid to the circulation. Lymph may pick up bacteria metastatic cancer cells can be transported via lymph. ...Read more

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How risky is aminosentis?

How risky is aminosentis?

It depends: At your requests, statistics for a specific center (number of procedures, experience of a particular dr) might be available. Amniocentesis is a safe procedure, not exempt of risks; the risk/ benefit ratio for a particular case should be discussed at the time of the informed consent. Ask your dr for specific safety issues in this case. ...Read more

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Hi dr. Need to rise my wight?

Hi dr. Need to rise my wight?

See below: In order to increase your weight you must eat or drink more calories daily than you burn up. But you don't want just more fat on the body so it's important to build muscle as well. In order to do this you increase the amount of food you eat daily. Follow a mediterranean type diet and start a strength training muscle building program. For information on diet go to http://bit.ly/1FMQO4d ...Read more

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I pass out after I ride my bike?

I pass out after I ride my bike?

Need evaluation: There are rare conditions that can cause people to have dangerous heart rhythms after they recover from vigorous exercise. In addition, structural heart disease can result in the same problem. Obtain evaluation, preferably with a heart rhythm specialist to assess this. ...Read more

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Are rales something to be worry?

Are rales something to be worry?

Fluid in lungs: See your doctor and get checked out as there may be fluid in the lungs. ...Read more

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What is a role of becasule capsule?

What is a role of becasule capsule?

Becosule: It's a multi- vitamin supplement.
Generally, I do not recommend vitamins or supplements unles there is a proven need. Claims of increased energy, stamina, memory, etc are totally false, and no vitamin or supplement will provide any benefit unless there is a deficiency. A normal balanced diet will provide more than enough of these substances, in their most readily absorbable form. ...Read more

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How do you teach kids to ride a bike?

How do you teach kids to ride a bike?

Safety first: Insist upon a helmet each time your child is on the bike-with or without training wheels. Bikes that are too small are usually the easiest, when sitting on the seat the feet should easily reach the ground, with bent knees. On a small grassy incline, have your child lift the feet and allow the bike to slowly roll down the hill. Don't bother putting feet on the pedals until he's comfortable. ...Read more

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What does speech-to-speech relay mean?

What does speech-to-speech relay mean?

Communication help: Speech-to-speech relay. Someone with a speech disability speeks to a communication assistant who relays the information to a third party. There is a program called speech to speech —
free telephone service 24 hr /day to help people with speech problems to be understood by the public on the telephone. ...Read more

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Rite side of my body pulllin sensentions?

Rite side of my body pulllin sensentions?

Many things: Pulling can be due to a number things, abnormal muscle spasms I'm 1 side of the body, in the car with disease of the nerds going to the muscles, so just dropped the, and conditioner is just a 1 year, in which be portions ring controlling movements becomes dysfunctional because abnormal contractions, or seizures. You need to see in a row just. I'm a neurologist. ...Read more

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When is best to teach kids to ride a bike?

When is best to teach kids to ride a bike?

5-6 years old: 3-4 years for tricycle (wear a helmet!). 5-6 for a bike with grainy wheels and assistance. Then progress... ...Read more

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When can kids ride in the car facing forward?

When can kids ride in the car facing forward?

Rear view until 2: The AAP recently adopted the 'rear view until 2' standard for carseats. State laws may be more lax. I encourage families to strive for optimal not acceptable safety standards. Studies show the longer a child rides rearward, the better the chance of survival in a crash. In my mind, 2 years is a minimum standard, 4 would be better, although finding a rear-facing seat for older kids is a challenge. ...Read more

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What foods are the most risky to your health?

What foods are the most risky to your health?

All depends: The list varies and depends on amount eaten, your general health (diabetes is a great concern). It would be helpful to know more about you. I applaud your concern about eating health foods and the most important thing for you to do, because every person is unique, talk things over with your family physician & have him/her refer you to a dietician. ...Read more

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How risky is buying perscription drugs online?

Very dangerous: Unless these are purchased from a reputable pharmacy such as a mail order that is associated with your prescription plan, it can be very dangerous. One has no idea about strength and purity of these meds. For all one knows, they could have been made in a warehouse in any third world country or just be a sugar pill. ...Read more

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What are the house rules for revound young adult?

Don't Understand: Please re-ask your quesiton. I simply don't understand it in the form you have framed it. ...Read more

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When will my child understand rules and discipline?

When will my child understand rules and discipline?

Up to you.: The concept of "no" comes into a child's head when whatever they want to do, that the parent says "no" to, becomes physically impossible to do. Holding your child gently but firmly while saying "no" will get the message through the quickest. ...Read more

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How can I encourage my children to follow my rules?

How can I encourage my children to follow my rules?

Discuss with PCP: There are many parents who are blessed with kids that tax their parenting skill set. Fortunately there are people trained to help you identify areas where you can improve yours. Contact your dr & find out what resources are available in your area & commit to learning enough to help make parenting more rewarding. You will be glad you did. ...Read more

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What can be wrong with my rite side it keep hurting?

What can be wrong with my rite side it keep hurting?

More info needed: Please be more specific: what part of the right side? Is pain sharp or dull? Constant or comes & goes? Stabbing or burning? What makes it better? What makes it worse? Please resubmit question with added info. Thanks. ...Read more

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What is meaning of 20 pt rise in BP from 110 to 130?

What is meaning of 20 pt rise in BP from 110 to 130?

Multiple: If your BP is normally in the 110 range and you suddenly have a rise to a higher range, you should seek care to rule out damage to your heart or kidneys. Of course, over time BP ranges can increase gradually and this also be a sign of hypertension beginning in your life. Consider your family's medical history and your own personal physical conditioning. ...Read more

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What makes a bullet "too risky" to remove surgically?

What makes a bullet "too risky" to remove surgically?

Close to vital organ: If the bullet is superficial and easy to remove is one thing, but if it is deep and close to vital organs. Blood vessels/nerve etc... Cutting and fiddling to remove it may do more harm than good. Often, the bullet is "scarred/sealed in" a normally does not cause much problem... So, if the doc/surgeon believes it is too risky to remove, leave it alone.
Avoid guns!
Consult your doc.
Good luck. ...Read more

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Is 185 pounds a risky weight for somebody who is 15?

Is 185 pounds a risky weight for somebody who is 15?

Perhaps : Based on your height we can calculate your BMI which will determine if you fall within normal range or on the extreme ends ... You can also google BMI and calculate ...Read more

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Why should I get diagnostic testing if it is so risky?

Why should I get diagnostic testing if it is so risky?

Benefit vs. Risk: For any test or treatment, the benefit that would result must be weighed against the risk of the test or treatment. If the information obtained from the test will make a difference in your health and the risks are low, then you would do the test. If the information will not make any difference to your health or won't be used, then the risk is not worth it. ...Read more

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How are insurance plans subject to the lifetime rules?

How are insurance plans subject to the lifetime rules?

Lifetime benefits?: Insurance regulation, governance and compliance are state regulated. So each state approves the type of insurance sold in that state. Lifetime benefits are part of insurance plan designs and are subject to state rules and approvals. ...Read more

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If u want to lose wait what are rules u need to follow?

If u want to lose wait what are rules u need to follow?

Fewer calories: The answer is to burn more calories than you take in. This is very hard in that the body will do everything it can to preserve those calories. It is useful to know that fat has double the calories as carbs or protein-so every time you refuse french fries and take a salad with no fat dressing you win. Exercise-like a 30 min walk-will do wonders!try it and let us know. ...Read more

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Is there a way to end butt pain from long ride in small car?

Long ride: The best is sell the small car and buy a bigger one. Better still don't ride in small cars. ...Read more

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What would be a great food to eat before a 12-hour bus ride?

What would be a great food to eat before a 12-hour bus ride?

A small low fat: Meal would be appropriate. You may wish to carry some granola bars and water with you. ...Read more

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Can r.I.C.E. Be used to treat major injuries? True or false?

Can r.I.C.E. Be used to treat major injuries? True or false?

True ... BUT!: Major injuries warrant assessment. As treatments in addition to "RICE" may be required. ...Read more

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What can I do to stop relying on pills as keys to my happiness?

What can I do to stop relying on pills as keys to my happiness?

U have the answer: The first step is insight into the problem.
Seems like you already have it.
Pills aren't the key to your happiness.

They may be the keys to keep your medical problems stable, prevent disease.

Askwhat else makes you happy and focus on augmenting those elements in your life. ...Read more

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How risky is it to have protected sex consecutive times in a row?

How risky is it to have protected sex consecutive times in a row?

Not dangerous: Provided condom (if this is protection used) is discarded and new condom is used. Reason is that semen form initial ejaculation/orgasm or next ejaculation could break seal between condom & penis so that semen from 1st or 2nd ejaculation could leak out of condom & protection would be lost. ...Read more

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