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Dr. Stephen Scholand
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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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How to help sensitivity to smells like burning toast?

How to help sensitivity to smells like burning toast?

See below: These symptoms can only be adequately diagnosed only after a thorough evaluation by your doctor. This may include labs and other satudies. Once all of the information is in, your doctor can let you know what's going on, and what to do to help you. ...Read more

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I have a fishy smell with itching and burning in my vaginal area. What causes this?

I have a fishy smell with itching and burning in my vaginal area. What causes this?

Bacterial vaginosis: Occurs from a disruption in the normal bacterial levels within the vagina. Can be treated with antibiotics. ...Read more

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I have a bad smell on my penis I don't have discharges and a lil burning what is this?

I have a bad smell on my penis I don't have discharges and a lil burning what is this?

Varies: If you are uncut, you need to make sure you retract the foreskin and clean under since it can gather tons of things and cause a bad smell. If not cleaned for a long time, it can cause a condition called phimosis. Burning can be caused by a urinary tract infection or std if you are sexually active. You may not have a discharge even with a std. ...Read more

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My stomach has been burning and I'm pregnant?

My stomach has been burning and I'm pregnant?

Please clarify: Are you pregnant? Or are you asking if you could be pregnant because your stomach is burning? A burning stomach is in no way diagnostic of pregnancy. ...Read more

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My poop smells like something burning. Should I be worried?

My poop smells like something burning. Should I be worried?

No: As long you have no other symptoms and your bowels are regular and normal stools. I will not worry ...Read more

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My stomach is swollen and burning is it signs of pregnancy?

My stomach is swollen and burning is it signs of pregnancy?

Not necessarily.: Early pregnancy sxs can include: no period, breast swelling ; tenderness w darkened areolas, thin, white ; milky vaginal discharge, fatigue, ^ urination frequency, constipation, bloating, heartburn, backache, cramping, headache, food cravings or aversions, ^ sense of smell, enlarged waist, feeling faint/dizzy, mood swings, ^ gas, insomnia, gagging more easily ; yawning. ...Read more

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Why do I smell something like burning that is not there?

Why do I smell something like burning that is not there?

See ENT: Could be a variety of problems including chronic sinusitis, nasal polyps, and so on. See an ENT doctor for exam and workup. Could also be a nerve issue for the sense of smell. ...Read more

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For the past couple of day All I can smell burning, what could this be?

For the past couple of day All I can smell burning, what could this be?

Phantosmia: Phantosmia – smelling something that’s not there – can be triggered by temporal lobe seizures, epilepsy, head trauma and in some instances certain psychiatric conditions. It is also associated with Alzheimer’s and occasionally with the onset of a migraine. MRI, CT scans and EEGs can find physiological triggers such as tumor, sinus infection. If your symptoms continue, see a doctor. ...Read more

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Do you smell burning rubber with narcolepsy before or after an episode?

Do you smell burning rubber with narcolepsy before or after an episode?

See below: I have never heard that patients suffering narcolepsy experience olfactory hallucinations. Maybe you are referring to complex partial seizures which may start with an aroma of burning rubber or other foul sensations, and this is termed an "aura". ...Read more

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Hi my friend Kaycee wanted me to ask you do you get a burning back when you are pregnant she's pregnant?

Hi my friend Kaycee wanted me to ask you do you get a burning back when you are pregnant she's pregnant?

Unclear: It is not entirely clear what is meant by the term “burning back.” Pregnant women often complain of back pain especially as the pregnancy grows. A burning sensation sounds atypical. Consider seeing an Obgyn who can help sort out the normal pregnancy aches and pains from something more concerning requiring an evaluation ...Read more

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I keeping having this smell of burning rubber. I'm 20 years old and haven't had anything like this happen before. What might be happening?

Likely outside you.: See if you have the sensation outside, at other people's homes, in the park, in a store. Even if other people don't smell the same thing, it is not likely a medical problem. You may have a sensitive sniffer. ...Read more

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I keep smelling a burning smell from a chemical in my freshly clean towels the odd thing is I'm the only that can smell it it smells horrible any idea?

I keep smelling a burning smell from a chemical in my freshly clean towels the odd thing is I'm the only that can smell it it smells horrible any idea?

If this is a new: Problem, see a neurologist. If this occurs sporadically see a neurologist. Sometime certain chemicals or perfumes can trigger focal seizure (smelling burnt rubber is the classic description). Get an EEG. ...Read more

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For the past year or so, most of the time I smell burning wood -- so much so I have actually gone searching for the fires in the house -- thoughts! ...?

For the past year or so, most of the time I smell burning wood -- so much so I have actually gone searching for the fires in the house -- thoughts! ...?

Nasal/sinus issues: I would advise an ENT (meat, nose and throat) work up. Chronic sinus infection is well known to cause abnormal smell. Of course we always worry about a brain cause. Either way- see your md for evaluation and decide which way to go - neuro or ENT as a starting point. Good luck! ...Read more

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Is vaginal burning during pregnancy normal?

No: Have your ob/gyn take a further look to determine the cause as there a few possible causes to this. ...Read more

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My vagina has a fishy smell and burning what could be wrong?

My vagina has a fishy smell and burning what could be wrong?

Bacterial Vaginosis: You describe common symptoms of a bacterial vaginal infection. This can be easily diagnosed with a wet mount slide test under a microscope at your doctors's office. It is easily treated with antibiotics for few days. Schedule an appointment soon. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have a UTI without a burning sensation or foul smell?

Is it normal to have a UTI without a burning sensation or foul smell?

Yes: It is quite possible to have utis without any symptoms. Not infrequently pseudomonas and proteus utis can be symptom free. ...Read more

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White thick Chunky discharge 24weeks pregnant no itchiness or burning?

White thick Chunky discharge 24weeks pregnant no itchiness or burning?

White discharge: Candidial yeast infection is very common in pregnancy see your OB it is easily treated. ...Read more

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No burning urine has a smell and light pink on tp. Is it a sign of uti?

No burning urine has a smell and light pink on tp. Is it a sign of uti?

Possibly: If your urine has an odor and pink tinge there may be blood, a sign of infection, or the presence of a foul odor may indicate bacterial vaginitis. Please see your MD get a urinalysis to determine how to proceed. New odor is an indication for a pelvic exam according to ACOG. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have a burning pain on my lower right side of my back and I'm pregnant. What should I do?

I have a burning pain on my lower right side of my back and I'm pregnant. What should I do?

See gynn: While most likely a simple back problem commonly seen with pregnancy, other causes such as shingles should be considered. Your gynecologist should be consulted through an office visit ...Read more

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I have a burning pain on my lower right side of my back. I am also 3 months pregnant. What should I do?

I have a burning pain on my lower right side of my back. I am also 3 months pregnant. What should I do?

Prenatal care: The first step is to set up prenatal care and see a OB MD who can then assess the burning pain in your right lower back and whether it is a problem related to your pregnancy or not. ...Read more