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Dr. Marvin Ott
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Skeletal Anomalies (Overview)

Skeletal anomalies is a birth defect in which a person is born with missing skeletal bones, extra bones, or misshapen bones. If one anomaly is found, doctors will usually search for other birth defects.


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Can skeletal pain be caused by myeloma?

Can  skeletal pain be caused by myeloma?

Yes: Myeloma is a disease that effects bone directly. Patients with myeloma frequently have skeletal complaints. ...Read more

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Dr. Marvin Ott
6 doctors shared insights

Skeletal Anomalies (Overview)

Skeletal anomalies is a birth defect in which a person is born with missing skeletal bones, extra bones, or misshapen bones. If one anomaly is found, doctors will usually search for other birth defects.


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Ever since the pediatrician diagnosed congenital anomalies in my son, I have been a nervous wreck. What does it mean?

Ever since the pediatrician diagnosed congenital anomalies in my son, I have been a nervous wreck. What does it mean?

It depends on which.: Congenital abnormalities are physical differences in the body that are present at birth;each body part has the potential to have an anomaly.Some are genetic, some are due to things that happen in the womb, & some happen for unknown reasons.These differences can vary from minor anomalies (like an extra finger or an ear tag) that don't affect function, to major defects that can be fatal. Talk to doc. ...Read more

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With continuous exercise and proper nutrition to treat the daily threats of hypoglycaemia, is this condition curable not just a treatable daily chore?

With continuous exercise and proper nutrition to treat the daily threats of hypoglycaemia, is this condition curable not just a treatable daily chore?

Daily chore..: Sorry to say, but reactive hypoglycemia, which is typically what we experience, is not curable. Proper management includes smaller more frequent meals with as much as 35 grams of fiber for a woman/50 grams of fiber for a man divided evenly amongst the meals, with the intent of smoothening out the release of insulin from the pancreas throughout the day and night. ...Read more

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When we use treats to motivate children to eat healthily, what types of treats are appropriate?

When we use treats to motivate children to eat healthily, what types of treats are appropriate?

HEALTHY TREATS: Children are growing so they need all the nutrients such as fruits, veggies, protein, carbohydrates as treats with multivitamin suppliments. ...Read more

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What anomalies can be seen at a 20 week scan that aren't visible at a 16 week scan?

What anomalies can be seen at a 20 week scan that aren't visible at a 16 week scan?

Ultasound: The 20 week ultrasound is much better at seeing the fetal lip, heart, organs, and typically is better at seeing the sex of the baby. Here in the US insurance companies usually only pay for one ultrasound now days unless there is a medical concern so that ultrasound is done at 20-22 weeks when everything is more visible. ...Read more

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Which is a good hospital for treatment of children with congenital anomalies?

Which is a good hospital for treatment of children with congenital anomalies?

What anomaly?: There are many congenital anomalies. Many require no treatment. The better question: what doctor would be the best to evaluate and treat my child's problem? Once you find a doctor, the doctor will send you to a hospital if that is part of the evaluation and treatment. Hospitals are valuable because of the people that work within them. Find the doctor first. ...Read more

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Are there effective natural treatments for congenital anomalies?

Are there effective natural treatments for congenital anomalies?

Anomalies: No, there are no natural remedies for congenital anomalies. Nature caused the anomalies in the fetus. Man has to rectify them either during the pregnancy or after birth. Every human being has a risk of having a child with an anomaly. The only thing found to reduce that risk, and its only for neural tube defects and cardiac defects, is to have the mother take Folic Acid daily prior to pregnancy. ...Read more

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What are some holistic ways to cure a cold?

What are some holistic ways to cure a cold?

Pelargonium sidoides: Pelargonium sidoides, an herb native to south africa, has been proven to be a very effective treatment for colds. After 10 days 78.8% of those using this extract were clinically cured vs. 31.4% of those taking placebo. It shows even better results in acute sinusitis & bronchitis! it is widely available at health food store & even many pharmacies as "umcka." please see my comment for useful links:. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of hyper pigmintattion?

How do I get rid of hyper pigmintattion?

Hydroquinone: Hyperpigmentation if often caused be inflammation du to injury or infection and the action of the sun. Hydroquinone, and sunscreens can revers the process and improve the hyperpigmentation. ...Read more

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