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Dr Wells is correct regarding adults still needing baby care. It is not a fetish and I really need my wife to help me. How can I get my wife to help?
Care: Explain openly to her what you need and that should help ...Read more
I have been diagnosed with wells syndrome what are the potential risks of this disorder? Since it is so rare, my doctors too won't have enough info?
Continued: This condition has been associated with spider bites, parasitic infections, dental abscess, myeloproliferative disease, leukemia, eczema, churg-strauss syndrome, viral skin infections, herpes simplex infection, fungal infections, tetanus immunization, and drug reactions, which suggests that this condition is caused by a reactive or hypersensitivity phenomenon. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Recently diagnosed with wells syndrome , i'm trying to figure out what types and how often, cancers are afiliated with this rare disease .Thank you?
Get clarification: If this is eosinophilic cellulitis, it's a skin disease that's not especially going to increase your cancer risk. The fact that you ask this question suggests there may be a misunderstanding with your physician. He/she is responsible for explaining exactly what's going on, especially when you've been given a rare diagnosis. Stay proactive and best wishes. ...Read more
My wells rule score was zero, i had 2 negative d dimers and a clear chest xray in december...Chances that I have a clot/pe or all of this is anxiety?
When i engage in sexual intercoarse i get a sebere headache as wells hot, nervese and sweaty with runny nose, what causes this? I am a 62 year old male
There : There is a condition called post-coital headache, or coital cephalgia, that can cause pain and other symptoms during and after intercourse. Sometimes medications such as propanolol can be prescribed for this complaint. If a patient is obese then weight reduction and exercise may actually reduce the severity of the symptoms based on some studies. If it is a new symptom, or the patient has other neurological symptoms or severe headache, then they should have a full evaluation by their physician. ...Read more
-2 wells score and negative d dimmer test, pain reduced from whole calf to one bruised area on inside of calf towards shin, could it still be a dvt?
HooRay.: The diagnosis of DVT is now least likely. ...Read more
Score a 3 on Wells Test: (1) Polycythemia Vera; Unilateral calf swelling; Superficial unilateral vein. + Crohns. D-dimer negative. Venogram warranted?
Wells score for DVT = low. Elevated d-dimer. Negative compression ultrasound of entire leg. Still have cramping in calf. Should i be concerned?
Reassuring: An elevated d-dimer is very nonspecific. Having a low wells score and a negative lower extremity ultrasound is very reassuring that you do not have a dvt. ...Read more
Belly fat is hard: If you want to get a washboard abdomen (ripped), it takes work.Those you see with this have a total body fat around 5%.A normal looking adult runs about 20%TBF or more.If you are average, that means you must drop 15 lb/100 lb of your total body weight and do so without losing muscle mass. It can happen, but it takes learning a lot about good dietary practices and working out. ...Read more