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Should I see a doctor if I have numbness?

Should I see a doctor if I have numbness?

Yes: Absolutely. It may be benign, but you need to find out if it is something serious. ...Read more

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Seizures (Uncontrollable Jerking Of Limbs) (Definition)

A seizure is a symptom in which a person has a convulsion or epileptic attack, usually involving jerking movements of the head, limbs, and rest of the body. It represents abnormal brain function, and can be caused by fever (mainly in young children), by brain infections or tumors, by drug abuse or overdoses, by chemical imbalances, sleep deprivation, etc. ...Read more


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Should i see a doctor if I have anemia?

Should i see a doctor if I have anemia?

Anemia: There are many causes of "anemia", and treatment depends upon the specific causes of anemia. You should see your doctor. ...Read more

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Should I see a doctor if I have panic attack?

Should I see a doctor if I have panic attack?

Probably: I think it would be worth a conversation with your doctor to see if they agree that you had a panic attack, discuss how you can recognize one, and what to do if you have another. Some people who have rare panic attacks also have anxiety and you may want to discuss if treating that is right fo you. ...Read more

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Should I see a doctor if I have double vision?

Should I see a doctor if I have double vision?

Yes: Double vision that does not go away always needs to be evaluated. Occasionally, people with normal vision who get very tired can experience double vision. It usually goes away once you wake up. See an eye doctor or neurologist immediately if it does not resolve after rest. ...Read more

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Should I see a doctor if I have painful urination?

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Should I see a doctor if I have painful urination?

Yes: Depending on age, gender, and history and physical exam this could be a urinary tract infection or several other possible causes. See your physician and they can figure out the cause and make a treatment plan. Good luck. ...Read more

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Should I see a doctor if I have testicle pain?

Should I see a doctor if I have testicle pain?

Yes you should: Pain can be specific and due to torsion (twisted spermatic cord) or intermittent torsion of tesyis or testicular appendage, inflammation causing epididymitis or orchitis, inguinal hernia, trauma, occasionally tumor, mild from a varicocele, referred pain from a kidney stone can radiate to scrotum. Or non specific pain from ? Vascular congestion - so called "lovers nuts" or "blue balls". ...Read more

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Should I see a doctor if I have sore skin?

Should I see a doctor if I have sore skin?

Yes: This can be infection or other condition cause swelling and pain. This needs to be addressed and properly diagnosed and treated. ...Read more

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Should i see a doctor if I have yellow sperm?

Should i see a doctor if I have yellow sperm?

Probably not: If you don't have pain, bleeding or other unusual symptoms then you should be ok. ...Read more

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Should i go to a doctor if I have a thumb injury?

Should i go to a doctor if I have a thumb injury?

Yes: Thumb injuries should be taken seriously. See your primary care doc and if he thinks it needs further attention he or she will refer you to a hand surgeon. ...Read more

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Do I need to see a neurologist or a neurosurgeon if I just had my first seizure?

Do I need to see a neurologist or a neurosurgeon if I just had my first seizure?

Neurologist: A neurologist would typically be the specialist to see for the initial evaluation. Good luck. ...Read more

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Do I still need a doctor if I have a midwife?

Do I still need a doctor if I have a midwife?

Yes: You should have a back up doctor even though you plan to deliver with a midwife. Usually, your midwife will have a doctor or group of doctors that they work closely with. Every once in a while, a low risk patient becomes a high-risk one and you want to have that back up. ...Read more

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What to do if I have whooping cough, should I see a doctor now?

What to do if I have whooping cough, should I see a doctor now?

Yes: It is important than any such condition be confirmed so the public health officials can contain any outbreak. Management of symptoms can be frustrating if this is confirmed.They call this the "100 days cough" for a reason. If it is not whooping cough, your improvement will benefit from a proper diagnosis and a different care plan. ...Read more

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When should i consult a doctor when i have a fever?

When should i consult a doctor when i have a fever?

Your PCP doctor is: ...ready and willing to assist with all your health concerns. Call now! ...Read more

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What should I do if I have a concussion?

What should I do if I have a concussion?

Concussion treatment: The mainstay of concussion treatment i'd cognitive and physical rest followed by a gradual increase in activity. If symptoms return from increase activity continue rest. Recovery from concussion is variable person to person. Seek the advice of your doctor. ...Read more

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I want to have a miscarriage and I can't see a doctor what should I do!

I want to have a miscarriage and I can't see a doctor what should I do!

Best to see Dr. but: I don't know why you can't see a doctor. Even if you are young you should be able to go to Planned Parenthood. The safest choice is RU486 which is 95% effective within the first 50 days of pregnancy. Certain herbs can also be effective but should not be tried if more than 6 weeks since conception- see http://www.sisterzeus.com/Abortif.htm But I strongly urge you to see a doctor. ...Read more

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What should I do if i think i may have had a seizure?

What should I do if i think i may have had a seizure?

Get evaluated: Start with your physician who may refer you to a neurologist. An electroencephalogram may help to clarify the issue, but getting a good medical history and of any event that has occurred. This may require taking information from bystanders who witnessed the event. Be sure to bring any family members who may have witnessed the event to the appointment. ...Read more

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Will I need to see a neurologist if I have acute headaches?

Will I need to see a neurologist if I have acute headaches?

See your doctor 1st.: I'd suggest starting out by seeing your regular doctor, who can diagnose and treat most of the common headache causes. If your doctor is unable to find the cause, or if it's a cause best treated by a neurologist, your doctor can refer you to one. ...Read more

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Should I go to a general doctor if I think I have lymphedema?

Should I go to a general doctor if I think I have lymphedema?

Yes: If you have swelling that is more than usual and is not going away, then a trip to the primary physician makes sense. There are many reasons people develop swelling....Kidney problems, heart problems, lymphedema, venous insufficiency etc. It is important to have it checked out and know the cause. ...Read more

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Dr. William Singer
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Convulsion (Definition)

Convulsion = violent, involuntary contraction(s) of the muscles which may occur due ...Read more