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Treatment Of Pneumaturia
No but painful: A gout attack is one of the most severe joint pains that you can experience. The most common site is the big toe. Other symptoms of gout can be kidney stones (also painful) or chalky deposits in the skin (painful if large and draining through the skin). Gout can cause joint deformity. The good news is that gout is a very treatable disease with dietary changes and medications. Gout is not fatal. ...Read more
Very rarely.: But it has been reported.Get a more detailed answer ›
Psychotherapy, maybe: Not being able to cry in and of itself doesn't mean treatment is indicated, but it might, possibly, be a marker of other difficulties associated with the healthy expression of feelings. Consulting with a psychologist or psychiatrist could be one option to determine if treatment is necessary, and how it could help. ...Read more
Not necessarily: Breast conservation and mastectomy are the 2 primary local therapy options. While for treatment of noninvasive disease (dcis) this may suffice, w/invasive disease systemic therapy must also be considered to address microscopic disease elsewhere that can't be reached w/surgery or xrt. More advanced (ie. Large tumors, multiple nodes +) may warrant post mastectomy XRT to maximize local control. ...Read more
Need evaluation: Do you have culture proven UTI or just symptoms similar to UTl? Either way you need to have upper tract evaluation with CT and cystoscopy. Need to see a urologist for evaluation because tumors, stones, fistulas can be cause of symptoms similar to UTI or cause UTI that doesn't respond to therapy. ...Read more
Hernias: Will enlarge and become painful or cosmetically unacceptable. If it becomes painful, then it can incarcerate to strangulate, so it becomes urgent that you undergo surgical repair. Show it to a surgeon for an opinion on when it needs to be repaired. ...Read more
It is Common: For a slight increase of bp when you come to the dentist (we don't mean to but we seem to have that affect on people). We have guidelines that allow for that and it is rare that it keeps us from being able to treat you. There are times/procedures that we must either sedate or refer you for treatment or get your bp in range to complete the procedure safely but worrying will not help it be better! ...Read more
Can't treat at home: You need to make sure it is not some kind of normal pigmentation. Real medical problems causing dark lips require sophisticated evaluation and testing to make sense of the causes. You can start with a general doctor and see if you need to go further. ...Read more
It can!: There are numerous drugs available to help prevent malaria when one is traveling to endemic areas. The drugs recommended vary from location to location. The cdc website has a good section for the traveling public on this. As an aside - and possibly for future reference if it actually works - a malaria vaccine is under development, and initial studies are promising. ...Read more
Topical therapy: The best treatment for molloscum is some sort of topical treatment, whether it's acid, cautery or physical scraping. ...Read more
Shoulder constantly dislocates. Min 5 times a day. What is treatment. Physio didn't work thanks x?
What is the best treatment for polysystic ovarian syndrome for some one who doesn't ever want kids?
Oral contraceptives: And spiranolactone.Get a more detailed answer ›