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What is the definition or description of: thermography?

See below: The use of thermograms to study heat distribution in structures or regions, for example in detecting tumors. ...Read more

Dr. Daniel Saurborn
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Thermography (Definition)

The use of thermograms to study heat distribution in structures or regions, for ...Read more


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What disorders is infrared thermography used for?

What disorders is infrared thermography used for?

DITI: Digital infrared thermal imaging is a picture of the body's surface temperature to indicate underlying function. It will easily show musculo-skeletal inflammation and is a useful tool in early prevention of breast cancer. ...Read more

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Is breast thermography better than mammograms?

Is breast thermography better than mammograms?

No, it is not.: No. It is not indicated for screening mammography. Mammography is the best modality we have to diagnose breast cancer ...Read more

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Is it possible for thermography to be used to detect moods?

Is it possible for thermography to be used to detect moods?

Possible: SOME OF THE COMMON APPLICATIONS OF THERMOGRAPHY ARE IN:
Breast pathologies
Extra-Cranial Vessel Disease
Neuro-Musculo-Skeletal
Vertebrae (nerve problems/arthritis)
Lower Extremity Vessel Disease
A paper proposes a new procedure for measuring affective responses during social interaction using facial thermographic imaging. In sociology literature. ...Read more

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How accurate is thermography in providing health diagnosis or alert of a possible issue?

How accurate is thermography in providing health diagnosis or alert of a possible issue?

Secondary: Thermography is often used as an adjunct in diagnosis of various conditions. By itself, thermography is not extremely useful in any specific diagnosis.
It can be helpful in vascular diseases, raynauds, and complex regional pain syndrome. ...Read more

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What exactly is breast thermography?

What exactly is breast thermography?

Unproven: Breast thermography is an unproven device used to screen for breast cancer. It picks up heat patterns from the breast. The theory is that cancer cells will cause the breast to be hotter in the area, and that the breast "heat map" will show them. In truth, this test has not been proven to detect breast cancer and it should not be used for that purpose. Only mammograms are proven for this use. ...Read more

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How does thermography for breast cancer work? It sounds sort of gimmicky.

How does thermography for breast cancer work? It sounds sort of gimmicky.

No scientific value: Thermography, while it sounds promising to the lay population especially when one is searching for options to mammography, has never been show in any valid scientific study to have any value in screening or detecting breast cancer. The fda issued a safety warning against it and the people that promote it for financial gain. Http://www. Fda. Gov/medicaldevices/safety/alertsandnotices/ucm257259.htm. ...Read more

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Detecting breast cancer appropriate to have thermography for women vs mammogram?

Detecting breast cancer appropriate to have thermography for women vs mammogram?

The use of: Mammography as a screening test has been validated by many years of outcomes data. Thermography, not so much. ...Read more

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What are some side effects of polynerve 500?

What are some side effects of polynerve 500?

Effects uncertain...: Polynerve 500 is an advertised product with claims of helping one's health. A patient should ask his doctor if the product is a real medication, approved by the fda for treating health problems. If the product is not a real medicine that has undergone years of real scientific testing, then one can't tell for sure if it works or not, and can't know what its side effects might be. ...Read more

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What are the side effects on lipovite shots?

What are the side effects on lipovite shots?

Lipovite injections: Possible risks include pain at site, infection, bleeding and allergic reactions. Those with heart disease, abnormal heart beat or other heart problems should take special caution when using lipotropics as they can increase heart rate. Always consult a doctor before beginning any weight-loss program. Rare se include inflammatory bowel disease, ibs and GI issues with n/v, diarrhea. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of hipranol tablet?

What are the side effects of hipranol tablet?

Propranolol/ hiprano: See: http://www. Drugs. Com/sfx/propranolol-side-effects. Html

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What are the side effects of using BFI powder?

What are the side effects of using BFI powder?

None: Unless you are allergic to IODINE or have a thyroid condition affected by Iodine


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What is the side effects of amdolipine tablets?

What is the side effects of amdolipine tablets?

Amlodipine: Amlodipine is a calcium channel blocker which is a medicine used for blood pressure management. Most people do fine with it, some people may have problems with edema or dizziness. Other side effects are possible but these are the most common I have seen. ...Read more

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What're the side effects of the drug tributolene?

What're the side effects of the drug tributolene?

Tebutaline?: If you mean terbutaline, there ae many potential side effects with this drug including cardiac, respiratory and otehr problems. Please discuss these issues with your physician or pharmacist. ...Read more

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Do u have any info on side effects from instaflex?

Do u have any info on side effects from instaflex?

Instaflex: As far as I can tell from the literature other than documented allergies to certain substances there are no known side effects for the safest and most popular brands around. However, you should be very aware of the various fake ones that can be quite detrimental to your health do to unnecessary additives that serve to dilute the effectiveness. ...Read more

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Is there any side effects with nitrotech protines?

Is there any side effects with nitrotech protines?

Nitrotech proteins: One does not know as these products are unregulated and you do not know what is in them.
I would avoid them at all costs unless you need some way to spend your extra money and want to take the risk of getting tainted stuff that may contain things you do not want to take. Such as testosterone, arsenic and other junk. ...Read more

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Is using ruptadine safe. What are the side effects?

Is using ruptadine safe. What are the side effects?

Rupatadine: Rupatadine is an antihistamine used for symptomatic treatment of allergic rhinitis and urticaria. The most common side effect include somnolence, headaches, dry mouth, and fatigue. Rare side effects include irritability, rash, and liver function test abnormality. ...Read more