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Doctor insights on: Tests For True Hermaphroditism

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What causes hermaphroditism?

What causes hermaphroditism?

Congenital anomaly : Congenital anomaly and some embryologic deviant process ...Read more

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Is there any online true IQ test ?

Is there any online true IQ test ?

Mismeasure: Iq isn't worth measuring. The old tests were a good estimate of future academic performance, little else. Who cares? Steve gould's "mismeasure of man" is a good read about this old fad. Focus on working hard ; working smart in a complicated world where no two people have the same natural talents and many types of intelligence bring rewards. Best wishes. ...Read more

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I've heard that many infants will test positve for cdif, even without symptoms. Is this true?

I've heard that many infants will test positve for cdif, even without symptoms. Is this true?

Cdiff in infants: Yes it is true but it is complicated as many infants up to 12 months of age are asymptomatic. Testing of these infants should be limited to those with hirschsprung disease (occurs when some of the nerve cells that are normally present in the wall of the intestine do not form properly during fetal development which can cause stool backup and impaction) or other severe motility disorders. ...Read more

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Is it actually true that aspartame will test positive in a kmno4 test?

I don't think so: But then i've never had to worry about it, and don't know why you would be either. ...Read more

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Is it true that you have to wait at least a week before you can find out if your pregnant or not? Can i test then? Help please

Is it true that you have to wait at least a week before you can find out if your pregnant or not? Can i test then? Help please

Myths: Yes. More than a week. Don't you remember that it takes one to five days for pregnancy after sex and then the fetus is not connected to the mother's body for fourteen days after conception. So, pregnancy testing is to be done the morning after the first day of a missed period. Not sooner. No matter what you read or hear from your friends. ...Read more

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Is it true that a nst will only detect ischemia greater than 65 to 70 percent? If so isn't this a false sense of security when test is normal?

Is it true that a nst will only detect ischemia  greater than 65 to 70 percent?  If so isn't this a false sense of security when test is normal?

Ischemia: Blockages greater than about 70%, can impair the flow of blood and cause ischemia. If ischemia is detected on a stress test, it signifies significance of the blockage regardless of percentage. A negative stress test does not eliminate the possibility of ischemia completely, however has a very good negative predictive value especially if done with imaging. ...Read more

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