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What to do about my fear about penile splinter damage and pain?

What to do about my fear about penile splinter damage and pain?

Need more info...: How long have you started the fear about penile sphincter damage and pain? How have this fear changed and evolved? Have you received any evaluation and counseling? To help ease your fear, one has to find out the underlying reason for your concern. To get the care-related things done correctly, go to http://formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html and other articles in the selected category. Best wish... ...Read more

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Help! I am getting splinter like pain in my right arm whenever I push on it. I am not sure if it is related to a black splinter I got a few days ago..

Help! I am getting splinter like pain in my right arm whenever I push on it. I am not sure if it is related to a black splinter I got a few days ago..

Literally a splinter: What do you mean by splinter pain in your arm? Where are you saying the splinter is? Doesn't sound right to me. Please clarify and resubmit. ...Read more

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What's causing a splinter like pain under my big toe?

What's causing a splinter like pain under my big toe?

It can be many thing: It can be a splinter or broken piece of glass imbedded in the pulp of the toe. Perhaps it is bruised from overuse or it was injured. Some medical conditions such as diabetes can cause pain and abnormal sensations that start in the toes, such as diabetic neuropathy. ...Read more

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What might lead to a splinter like pain under my big toe?

Big toe pain: If by under the big toe you mean the bottom or plantar aspect of the big toe, it could be a tendonitis of the flexor hallucis longus tendon or boney spurring of the bottom of the interphalangeal joint of the big toe. A physical exam and x ray by a podiatrist will help get to the bottom of your problem. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have a splintering pain in my foot. What do I do?

Get a diagnosis: Pain in that area could be due to trauma (fracture, tendon or ligamentous tear, arthritis), infection, inflammation, metabolic conditions (gout) musculoskeletal (bony over growth) or biomechanical abnormality, or neurologic conditions (neuropathy). A thorough history and physical exam and possibly laboratory and radiology exams could determine the cause. Have it evaluated by a professional. ...Read more

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Punched mirror 3 days ago got minor cuts all are healing but my pinky knuckle still hurts when touched No pain when moving. Can splinters be in there?

Foreign body: Absolutely and you should be able to tell if you rub firmly on the wound. If a foreign body/glass is in there you will feel a well localized pain and maybe even the edges of the sliver. ...Read more

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I have just recovered from bronchitis and sinusitis, however I’ve developed pain in the bottom of my right rib. Coughing, touching or if a move a certain way causes extreme pain. (General standing and sitting I am in no pain.)?

I have just recovered from bronchitis and sinusitis, however I’ve developed pain in the bottom of my right rib. Coughing, touching or if a move a certain way causes extreme pain. (General standing and sitting I am in no pain.)?

Rib pain: You most likely were having coughing spells while sick and have now strained your intercostal muscles.
They will get better in the next few days. You could take aspirin or such for a few days. If it continues longer or gets worse then you should be seen either by your physician or the emergency department depending on how bad the symptoms are.
Right now give it a few days, but keep taking deep b ...Read more

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Am going toliet 2 mins no pain just feels like going to wee meself?

Am going toliet 2 mins no pain just feels like going to wee meself?

Urine infection?: Urine infections can cause symptoms of frequency, urgency, incontinence, burning, abdominal or back pain. See your doctor for testing. ...Read more

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Why do splinters hurt so much?

Why do splinters hurt so much?

Sensitivity: Typically splinters occur in areas (hands) and layers of your skin rich in nerve supply, irritation of these nerves can be quite painful. ...Read more

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How to tell if you have a splinter?

How to tell if you have a splinter?

Splinter: A splinter may be painful and the foreign body may be visible under the skin. ...Read more

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I need help splinter in my fooot help?

I need help splinter in my fooot help?

Wash area with: Warm water and soap. Dry. Dry to flip out with an object with a straight edge. No bathroom surgery on yourself. If not successful, consider seeing your podiatrist or medical provider. ...Read more

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How could I tell if I have a splinter?

How could I tell if I have a splinter?

Splinter: A splinter may be painful and the foreign body may be visible under the skin. ...Read more

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Why would my urin have a garlicky oder and I have no pain or deseases I know of?

Why would my urin have a garlicky oder and I have no pain or deseases I know of?

Most common cause..: Eating food with garlic. Other spices can also have a garlicy odor. Bravo italian cokking! ...Read more

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Can you have ic with no pain?

Can you have ic with no pain?

Unlikely: Interstitial cystitis is usually associated with discomfort and or pain. ...Read more

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Y r my shoulders swollen no pain?

Y r my shoulders swollen no pain?

Swollen shoulers: Did you overuse them? Are both shoulders swollen or just one? Try ice, rest, see what happens. If better, just watch. If worse or other symptoms, see doc. ...Read more

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No pain, why would I need a colonoscopy?

Screening: Screening for colon cancer. cancer usually does not give symptoms until it is a large tumor that has spread to other organs. At that point you would start having symptoms, but survival after treatment would be significantly reduced. ...Read more

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What can you do about an infected splinter?

What can you do about an infected splinter?

Remove it: By far the most important thing, and usually the only thing needed, is to remove the splinter. The infection will then clear up. In rare cases of complications (e.g. cellulitis, lymphangitis (red streak), fever, etc) an antibiotic may be needed as well. ...Read more

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What causes a swollen tecticles. But no pain?

What causes a swollen tecticles. But no pain?

Swollen testicals: Painless swelling is different if one testicle is involved or both are affected. Hernias, hydrcoeles or tumors are possible. Make an apt for examination ...Read more

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Will your skin eventually push a splinter out?

Will your skin eventually push a splinter out?

Not always.: Some may remain in depending on the depth of penetration. ...Read more

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If I can’t get a splinter out will it get infected?

If I can’t get a splinter out will it get infected?

Not necessarily: You can ask your physician to have it removed and sometimes depending on the location you may have to see a specialist. Infection is always a risk, but it's not necessarily something that always happens. ...Read more

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Can spondylolisthesis worsen even if I have no pain?

Can spondylolisthesis worsen even if I have no pain?

Yes: The most common type of spondylolisthesis will rarely progress to a severe slip. Most of the time, the progression stops when a person reaches adulthood. The other common kind occurs in middle life and beyond, and rarely progresses beyond grade 1 or 2 (mild). The process of slippage is not something people feel. ...Read more

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I am 9 months and no pain at all or labor what should I do?

I am 9 months and no pain at all or labor what should I do?

9 mo: Keep in touch with the ob/gyn. If he or she is not worried then you should not be. However current practice is to perhaps induce labor when you are ready but the ob/gyn will decide. Talk to them. ...Read more

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What could be a problem if your urine is smelly but no pain?

Food or meds: Some food contents and medicines are excreted in urine causing change of color or odor. Infection is less likely without pain or discomfort. However, if frequent urination is noted would see a doctor to rule out inection. ...Read more

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Does a splinter come out by itself even if the skin grows over?

Does a splinter come out by itself even if the skin grows over?

Not necessarily: You can have this assessed by your physician. ...Read more

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This is inflamation or something else, from 4 year and no pain.

That's a long time: Four years is a long time, and usually no pain does not always indicate that there no inflammation present. There are other signs like redness, and swelling that would indicate inflammation. So, it's best to see your doctor to have it physically examined, so that you get the proper diagnosis and treatment done., four years is a long time to wait, so don't delay any further. ...Read more

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Bloated every day No pain Never happend before Why? What can I do?

Bloated every day No pain Never happend before Why? What can I do?

Check diet: There are many reasons for bloating from poor digestion, imbalance of pH in stomach, gallbladder disease, enzyme deficiency. See what foods increase the bloating and avoid those types of foods. Check with your provider for any test they can do. There are OTC gas pills but have your provider do testing to rule out any other type of problem ...Read more