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Symptom Checker For Women
That is normal: And independent of the gender of the fetus. ...Read more
Some, many, none..: Common symptoms may include burning on urination, mucopurulent urethral and/or vaginal discharge, abnormal vaginal bleeding, pain with intercourse, (proctitis if anal intercourse), lower abd pain, fever (if pelvic inflammatory disease), but about 80% of cases have no symptoms. There are good antibiotics, but needs evaluation first. There are many curative treatments. Consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more
Acute retroviral sx: The most common symptoms of acute retroviral infection is no signs/symptoms. The acute syndrome is no different in males or females ; may present as a mononucleosis like illness. Fever (38-40c), fatigue, ; myalgias; sore throat w/ or w/o swollen tonsils; generalized red body rash; non-tender swelling of lymph nodes in armpits ; front /back of the neck. It takes an alert physician to diagnose! ...Read more
I am noticing deep ridges on my fingernails. Is this a symptom of something? I am a 65 year old female.
Hard : Hard to tell without a picture. Depends a bit on the orientation of the ridges (vertical vs. Horizontal). Vertical ridging running the length of the nail is common (genetically) and also typically a normal sign of aging, whereas horizontal ridging is caused by other factors. I would recommend you see a dermatologist for further evaluation. I hope that helps. ...Read more