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Lown ganong levine syndrome prognosis with beta blocker treatment?

Lown ganong levine syndrome prognosis with beta blocker treatment?

Symptoms?: If you paroxysms of tachycardia with lgl, you should have an ablation performed. At 18, you're too young to be committed to a life long drug with side-effects and which is only partially effective. ...Read more

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What is smith lemli opitz syndrome?

What is smith lemli opitz syndrome?

Inherited Condition: 1 / 20, 000- 60, 000 newborns are born w/ this condition which can cause malformations of heart, lungs, kidneys, gut & genitalia. Affected babies often have small head size, fused second & third toes &sometimes extra fingers and toes. There can be learning and behavior problems from mild to approaching autism in severity. Infants may grow more slowly, have weaker muscle tone, & have feeding issues. ...Read more

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Hola doctor, estoy preocupado, le introduje mi miembro a mi novia por unos segundos, nos asustamos y tomo la pastilla de emergencia (pregnon)?

Hola doctor, estoy preocupado, le introduje mi miembro a mi novia por unos segundos, nos asustamos y tomo la pastilla de emergencia (pregnon)?

Considera que es: Para obtener más respuestas, considere volver a enviar usando la función de traducción al inglés. For more responses, consider resubmitting using English translation feature. ...Read more

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Estimada Dra: buenas noches! hasta hace unos meses tomaba sertralina 50 mg por dia para depresión. al mismo tiempo hago actividad física y me sentí?

Estimada Dra:

 buenas noches!
 hasta hace unos meses tomaba sertralina 50 mg por dia para depresión. al mismo tiempo hago actividad física y me sentí?

Sigue con ejercicio: Buenas te habla el Doctor Prieto. Setralina ( Zoloft) es un antidepresivo y conjunto a actividades fisicas diarias ayuda a aliviar la depresion! Si lo dejaste de tomar y te sientes bien , sigue con el regimen de ehercicios diarios que te aumenta las endorfinas que son tus antidepresivos naturales! ...Read more

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Fuí diagnosticado con Mega Cisterna Magna después de haber ido al doctor porque tuve 3 días con dolores de cabeza. Necesito una cirugía?

Fuí diagnosticado con Mega Cisterna Magna después de haber ido al doctor porque tuve 3 días con dolores de cabeza. Necesito una cirugía?

Evaluation: Although unlikely, you should consult a neurosurgeon regarding a "diagnosis" of an enlarged cisterna magna. They will be able to assess whether any of your symptoms can be ascribed to a surgical fix. ...Read more

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Is dr. Larry wilson's protocol a successful program?

Is dr. Larry wilson's protocol a successful program?

Uncertain: I disagree with some aspects of recommended treatments such as coffee enemas for detoxification purposes. I find no convincing studies proving benefit. In general, a working liver and healthy kidneys take care of detoxification quite admirably. Talking with people who have undergone treatment and discussing with various physicians and perhaps getting a second opinion would be worthwhile. ...Read more

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Which dr sees nonneurological myopathies?

Physiatrist or Rheum: Atologist. Many larger hospitals will have centers that specialize in treating various neuromuscular (and muscular diseases involving myopathies). ...Read more

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Tengo diabetes tipo 2 y hace una semana estoy viendo doble por mi ojo izquierdo, ¿Es esto síntoma de algo grave?

Tengo diabetes tipo 2 y hace una semana estoy viendo doble por mi ojo izquierdo, ¿Es esto síntoma de algo grave?

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What is Lambert Eaton myesthenic syndrome?

What is Lambert Eaton myesthenic syndrome?

Lambert Eaton: syndrome is an uncommon disorder of neuromuscular junction transmission with the primary clinical manifestation of muscle weakness. Knowledge of subtle clinical features and laboratory abnormalities that accompany LEMS permits the early identification of the disorder. Early recognition is particularly important because of its strong association with small cell lung cancer. ...Read more

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Bacteria morza el dr le dijo al hijo de mi amiga que tiene esa bacteria

Bacteria morza el dr le dijo al hijo de mi amiga que tiene esa bacteria

Espanol: Please check this site out for medical information in spanish: of consejos de salud para ti. ...Read more

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Me duele el hombro derecho tras una caida, me duele al cargar el hombro al acostarme en la cama y tiene un ruido, me es incomodo sujetar algo. Gracia?

Me duele el hombro derecho tras una caida, me duele al cargar el hombro al acostarme en la cama y tiene un ruido, me es incomodo sujetar algo. Gracia?

Considera que es: Para obtener más respuestas, considere volver a enviar usando la función de traducción al inglés. For more responses, consider resubmitting using English translation feature. ...Read more

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What is mayer rokitansky kuster hauser syndrome?

What is mayer rokitansky kuster hauser syndrome?

GYN Condition mostly: Mayer-rokitansky-küster-hauser syndrome is a condition in which the vagina & uterus either never developed or they are underdeveloped. Females with this condition don’t menstruate but they do have functioning ovaries. There may be accompanying abnormalities of the kidneys, spinal vertebrae, heart or ears. ...Read more

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What is mayer rokitansky kuster hauser syndrome?

What is  mayer rokitansky kuster hauser syndrome?

Long name!!: Mayer-rokitansky-küster-hauser syndrome is a condition in which the vagina & uterus either never developed or they are underdeveloped. Females with this condition don’t menstruate but they do have functioning ovaries. There may be accompanying abnormalities of the kidneys, spinal vertebrae, heart or ears. ...Read more

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Can you tell me more about the stein-leventhal syndrome?

Can you tell me more about the stein-leventhal syndrome?

SL= PCOS: Basically Wikipedia has a good intro. ( https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Polycystic_ovary_syndrome ) ...Read more

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Dr.Kira stein i asked about easing symptoms of mixed mania you said see a psychiatrist and take meds. I do both but am resistant to so many meds.

Dr.Kira stein i asked about easing symptoms of mixed mania you said see a psychiatrist and take meds.  I do both but am resistant to so many meds.

More info needed: Mixed mania can be quite difficult to treat. My favorite combo has become tegretol and lithium along with twice a day Fanapt (iloperidone) at a dose of 8 mg PO bid ( gradually building up from the starter packets your psychiatrist likely has available. I don't know what meds you have tried, but i hope this helps. ...Read more

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What causes seeing doubles?

What causes seeing doubles?

Diploplia: Causes of double vision can include misalignment of the eyes, optical problems like cataracts or corneal scarring, brain tumors, multiple sclerosis, intoxication, etc. ...Read more

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Why am i seeing wavy lines?

Why am i seeing wavy lines?

Get checked: Wavy lines could be a vitreous problem, retinal (macular) problem or migraine. You should have a dilated eye exam asap, preferably by a retina specialist. ...Read more

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Is it ok to use steam rooms?

only: Following strictly the instructions (usually posted) and after asking your own dr (who knows you well, only if he approves it. Ask your dr. Good luck. ...Read more

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Should i lift weights after stemi?

Should i lift weights after stemi?

Exercise after STEMI: After a stemi, (the more serious form of heart attack), can re-start (or should start) exercising. Both resistance (weight lifting) & aerobic exercises are beneficial, with the latter being more beneficial after a heart attack. After considering multiple variables, your internist/cardiologist will determine when & what type of exercise you can/should engage in. Regardless, baby steps is the rule. ...Read more

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What is a healthy portion of steak?

What is a healthy portion of steak?

Protein portion: In general this depends on your weight, or weight you want to be. A rule of thumb is that humans can digest about 2g protein per kilo per day, i.e. for an 80kg man that's 160g a day. Taking into account that a steak contains about 30% fat, a 200g steak would have about 140g protein. So a 150 to 200g steak should be a healthy protion ...Read more

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Will steam help a person with a cold?

Will steam help a person with a cold?

Steam with a cold. : Breathing in steam through the nostrils will help someone with nasal or sinus congestion to breathe better by thinning out the congestion and facilitating its drainage. It's a nice natural way to provide some symptom relief. ...Read more

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What does it mean to be seeing stars?

What does it mean to be seeing stars?

Retinal light flash: Seeing stars is the expression for the light patterning seen when an eye is struck. The retina only has nerves of vision and so when any stimulus -pressure, temperature, contusion - strikes the retina, it registers light. Boxers are familiar with this. ...Read more

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Is sitting in a steam room good for you?

Is sitting in a steam room good for you?

Steam rooms: Ancient cultures have always used steam rooms to help relax and detox from the stresses. I think it can help people to relax and feel better but make sure you are well hydrated when doing that since you do lose alot of water. ...Read more

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Why am i seeing prisms around my vision?

Why am i seeing prisms around my vision?

Migraine: You are probably experiencing occipital migraine. You can confirm this by seeing if the same things occurs in each eye when you cover one and then the other. These usually are short lasting (5 min to 2 hours) and cause no permanent changes. If this test does not work as I have indicated, then see your ophthalmologist for a better diagnosis. ...Read more

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How long does a sprin thum take to heal?

How long does a sprin thum take to heal?

4-8 weeks: It depends on if you have it immobilized (/splinted), how badly you sprained it, and how quickly you heal. May need to follow up with a hand surgeon if bad pain, prolonged pain, or weak thumb. ...Read more

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Is it unhealthy to eat medium to rare steak?

Is it unhealthy to eat medium to rare steak?

Not neccesarily: Though chances of food borne disease increase with undercooked food. If meat source is safe it may be okay . Cooking in extreme heat or overcooking destroys some thermolabile nutrients hence not good either. Anedoctal evidence support medium steak. ...Read more

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How can I steam vegetables in a slow cooker?

How can I steam vegetables in a slow cooker?

Short time: Use the high power, put the vegetables in a collander that fits in the cooker (or some kind of wire screen) and then cook for 1/2 - 1 hour. You cannot use a slow cooker for the full cycle as you will turn most vegetables into mush. ...Read more

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Why am i seeing bugs that are not even there?

Why am i  seeing bugs that are not even there?

Warrants evaluation: If you see objects which are not present that warrants medical evaluation. Sometimes this can be related to mental health or medical conditions. ...Read more

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Why is taking 10000 steps today a common goal?

Why is taking 10000 steps today a common goal?

It's a guideline: Walking 10,000 steps a day is not an "official" recommendation from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The agency recommends adults engage in 150 minutes of moderate activity a week, such as brisk walking. To meet the CDC's recommendation, you need to walk about 7,000 to 8,000 steps a day. ...Read more

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Im seeing floating black specks what causes this?

Im seeing floating black specks what causes this?

May be floaters: Floaters are due to imperfections in the clear gel inside the eyeball, and tend to become noticeable as a person ages. Floaters occur in many people, and sometimes are more noticeable if one is looking at a plain blank surface such as a blue sky. Large numbers of floaters, noticeably increasing floaters, flashes of light, changes in vision, etc..., should be evaluated by an md eye doctor. ...Read more

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Why can't I stop seeing the negative in everything?

Why can't I stop seeing the negative in everything?

Learned behavior.: It is a learned pattern of behavior. The good thing is that it can be unlearned and replaced with an healthier outlook. Why not look into cognitive behavioral therapy? ...Read more

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What are the steps to become a general practicioner?

What are the steps to become a general practicioner?

Depends: In the United States, there's no longer a specialty called general practice. It has been replaced by internal medicine and family medicine, which are both 3 year residencies. You need 4 years of college, 4 years of medical school and then the 3 year residency. Most medical schools have requirements on their websites for college courses you'll need for pre-requisites. ...Read more

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Became a healthy which steps need to take me age 18?

Became a healthy which steps need to take me 
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Diet and exercise : A balanced diet with foods from the five food groups, moderation in proportion and types of foods, especially when it comes to trans and saturated fats, cholesterol, refined sugar, salt and alcohol. Avoiding a sedentary lifestyle with some daily exercise, again in moderation. Keeping your mind fit through active reading and learning has long term potential benefits as well. ...Read more