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T2 Flair Myelin Pallor
35 F. rare bite cells & hypocellular marrow 15-20%. mild polychromasia & high retic. Trigeminal neuralgia & atypical hemangioma in c4 vert. Related?
Myelin is a fatty tissue that surrounds nerve cells, in particular the nerve cell axon. This tissue is formed by other kinds of cells that support nerve cells called glial cells ( schwann cells in the peripheral nervous system and glial cells in the brain and spinal cord. By insulating the nerves it helps the tiny electric signal that conducts impulses to travel quickly ...Read more
CML 10/12. Gleevec .5 log at 6 mths. Sprycel (dasatinib) .5 log at 6 mths. Stem cell transplant 4/14. 7/14 Blast crisis - 65% blast BM + Aspergillus F lung Help?
Difficult case: it is a complicated case obviously. first and foremost the infection has to be treated. i would suggest you to follow up with ID and oncologist very closely. importantly is to check if there is certain mutation like T315i mutation as this mutation is resistant to gleevec, sprycel, tasigna (nilotinib) - and should be treated with ponatinib or aurora kinase inhibitor etc. discuss with oncologist. God bless ...Read more
Pat.With dm and ht present with ischemic cva(> 1/3 MCA distribution) ECG show af. When we start anticoagulant?
I'm 34 years old my mri report say, t2 and flair hyperintensities in a deep white matter distribution , what does this mean
Age 39 Smoker Male, Blood Sugar Normal; TIA Stroke 1 week back.Taking Ecosprin AV75. MRI Brain: Tiny ischemic foci on both froantal lobe. Any risk?
ANA 1:640, malar rash in sun, periodic leukopenia,pleuritic chest pain,photosens rashes,mouth sores,raynauds,muscle & joint pain;sed rate,C3,C4 normal?
Re: MRI brain - foci periventricular and subcortical resolved(?) but new foci in right frontal white matter what would this indicate?
DEMYELINATION: What you describe is a sequence of new and old lesions consistent with an active disease process. Although a number of disorders could present this way, by and far, the most likely cause is multiple sclerosis. The diagnosis needs confirmation, and treatment should be initiated asap. Do not delay, find a good neurologist (lots of them in boston). ...Read more
Chloride 94.9 L, Anion Gap 16.1 H, AST 58 H, Immature Granulocytes ABS 0.01 H,Ketones urine SMALL NEG. A, specific gravity urine <1.005 L. ?
Mri showed "inflammation" in cavernous sinus, double vision gone following steroid course. Trigemenial neurological tingling now. ?
Nightsweats, fevers = 100, fatigue, should I worry?
WBC 4-10: 10.0
RBC 4.20-5.40: 4.84
MCV 81-98: 96.9
LYMPH % 0-45: 45.2
AB LYMPH .8-4.5: 4.5
Followup: For how long have you had the symptoms? Any lumps or bumps on the neck or back of the head? Any pain? ...Read more
Dry cough.Fever 102f relapsing since last 10 days.Treachea tightness on deep inspiration.Esr high.Lymphocytes 47%.Wbc 9300.
Should see doctor: A recurrent fever of 102 is high. There has to be an infection that needs to be treated especially after 10 days. The throat tightness has to be evaluated so as not to close off completely. Esr just mean inflammation. There are infections that can cause lymphocytosis or incongruence of infection and leukocytosis. ...Read more
I, ITP (4,000/cumm)patient last 20 y.
My 18-month son have
platelet 4.2 L/c
Platelet diffe width 23.9
symton blod diease?
Hematologist please: Kindly take your son to a pediatric hematologist or to a hematologist ASAP. ...Read more
I was diagnosed with testicular cancer on 7/22/12, removed 7/25/12. Blood work good, CT scan shows 4mm, 6mm, 12mm spot on liver, your thoughts, MRI 10/9?
Ecg results - sinus bradycardia, short pr interval, lateral infarct- age undetermined and inferior st-t changes nonspecific? What does this me
Just an EKG: Ekgs aren't the last word. Sinus bradycardia: your hrt conducts impulses from the normal location at rate. ...Read more
Ana 1:80 homogeneous, sed rate 51, chronic post nasal drip, inflamed sinuses, osteo arthritis, fatigue, brain fog. What are some possible explanations?
Labs not helpful: These are generally unrelated problems. Chronic sinusitis and post nasal drip are likely one and the same. Arthritis may be just that. The ANA and ESR are nonspecific and may be "normal" although elevated. The list of things that can cause fatigue and brain fog is rather extensive and is probably best answered in person with your doc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Recent +ANA, speckled. Could these recent signs be connected: periodic joint pain, elevated breast gland(lump); hearing loss. 3 drs aren't connected.
Full rheumatology: workup should including CBC, sed rate DS ANA, Rheumatoid factor, LE prep. serum completment, anti-thyroid antidoe and serum immunoglobins ( with hemoglobin electrophoresis) as a minimum. usually much more complex workups by specialists. Your symtoms certainly warrant further investigation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
30 y/o injected rt bicep with testosterone, npp? And steroids rue comparent syndrome. Deltoid especially. Needed decompresion. Any thoughts?
Release: If compartment pressures are elevated it should be released. ...Read more
Whats this mean? No dr to see, ordered b/c painful breathe. Multiple bilat noncalc pulm nod 3-4mm. Favors granulomatous process (disease wrote above)
MRI states: T2 hyperintensity with Semicircular Canal. What does this mean? I had 2 surgeries on my Semicircular Canal
Fibrous dysplasia involving clivus on CT report. Chronic pain/33y f/ cushing's disease. Can fd be all over body too? Neuro said fd report was normal?
Rarely.: Fibrous dysplasia very rarely involves the entire skeleton. Usually one or several bones are affected. ...Read more