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What is linear fibrosis?

What is linear fibrosis?

Scar: It depends on the context. On a chest x-ray or ct, it probably refers to scar that forms a line or curve on the film. This may indicate prior illness or injury, but is not specific. Fibrosis (scarring) can sometimes limit the function of an organ, but may not be important. ...Read more

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How to cure mayoma fibrosis?

How to cure mayoma fibrosis?

Myoma Fibroids?: There are many options. Hysterectomy is the definitive solution. Myomectomy, magnetic resonance guided focused ultrasound surgery (mrgfus or fus) (eg, exablate® 2000), uterine artery embolizaiton, endometrial ablation are other options. There are medical options such as with hormonal therapy. A competent gynecologist should be discuss these options. ...Read more

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What is residual fibrosis? Is it a severe case?

What is residual fibrosis? Is it a severe case?

Fancy name...: A description for a little bit of scarring following an illness from which you've recovered. I'm sorry the lingo threw you for a loop. Chat with your physician about this if it popped up on a report, and good luck. ...Read more

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What to do if i may be baby sitting a child with cystic fybrosis?

What to do if i may be baby sitting a child with cystic fybrosis?

Nothing special: probably no big deal,but make sure that the medicines are given,if necessary.also make sure that the breathing is normal ...Read more

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What is vaginal fibrosis and how do you cure it?

What is vaginal fibrosis and how do you cure it?

Vaginal fibrosis: You can think of vaginal fibrosis as bad scar tissue in the vagina. It typically is the side effect of radiation therapy for gynecologic cancers. The vagina looses its elasticity and can shrink. ...Read more

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Hi doctors, can you tell me what is retropertineal fibrosis?

Hi doctors, can you tell me what is retropertineal fibrosis?

Retroperitoneal Fibr: Retroperitoneal fibrosis is a rare disease, often idiopathic, but drugs, infections malignancies, prior surgeries, radiation therapy, smoking, and asbestos exposure have been implicated. . It is characterized by the presence of inflammatory and fibrous retroperitoneal tissue that often encases the ureters & other abdominal organs. Symptoms include back or flank pain, and decreased kidney function ...Read more

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What are the causes of persistent left basal discoid fibrosis?

What are the causes of persistent left basal discoid fibrosis?

On the lung?: gosh could be quite a lot for this. If it is stable over years, cancer is MOSTLY ruled out (sometimes cancer can develop in a scar). And lung diseases such as COPD, or other causes of lung hyperinflation cause the bottom to get squished. For that matter obesity can squish them from the other direction! ...Read more

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Is it possible that consensual agressive sex could cause an injury to the liver resulting in fibrosis?

Is it possible that consensual agressive sex could cause an injury to the liver resulting in fibrosis?

No it is not: No it is not possible to cause injury to liver causing fibrosis by having aggressive sex. ...Read more

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My fibrosure test came backbut for fibrosis interpretation it says see note and for necroinflammat interp it says see note, why and also says see note?

My fibrosure test came backbut for fibrosis interpretation it says see note and for necroinflammat interp it says see note, why and also says see note?

Talk with your doc: Over 95% of tests are interpretable and allow a diagnosis of fibrosis and liver activity. In less than 5% of cases, likely false positives or false negatives are highlighted. FibroTest has been validated for chronic hepatitis C,[1] chronic hepatitis B,[2] chronic hepatitis C or B with HIV co-infection,[9] alcoholic liver diseases (steatosis and steatohepatitis),[3] and non-alcoholichepatitis ...Read more