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What are the treatment options available for men with fertility problems?

What are the treatment options available for men with fertility problems?

Cause dependent: It depends on the cause. In cases of hormonal abnormalities, hormone replacement may be helpful. In cases where sperm counts cannot be improved, insemination or in vitro fertilization may be utilized. ...Read more

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My left testicle got taissed buy a taisser and has been in pain for nearly 2 years. I have a burnt testicle. Are treatment options available?

My left testicle got taissed buy a taisser and has been in pain for nearly 2 years. I have a burnt testicle. Are treatment options available?

Here are some. ..: What does "taissed" or"taisser" mean? I couldn't find its definition from www. Dictionary. Com. Please rewrite the Q which most people can understand. Nonetheless, it would be useful for you to bring the detailed info on the onset, degree, duration, evolution, & progress of the symptoms & their potentially related discomforts over time ot Doc for analysis + physical exams + possible tests as needed ...Read more

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Are there natural hemorrhoids treatment options available?

Are there natural hemorrhoids treatment options available?

Yes: A good high fiber diet and plenty of non caffeinated, non alcoholic fluids taken consistently and compensation for increased activity and certain meds is the most natural way to treat hemorrhoids. ...Read more

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What are treatment options available for muscular dystrophy (dmd)?

What are treatment options available for muscular dystrophy (dmd)?

There is no cure.: While there is no cure, a number of medications have been tried to lessen the symptoms, including:

albuteral--a drug used for people with asthma, amino acids, carnitine, coenzyme q10, creatine, fish oil, green tea extracts, vitamin e, steroids. A neurologist who specializes in muscle disorders would be most helpful to you. ...Read more

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Which treatment options available for meralgia paresthetica are most highly recommended?

Which treatment options available for meralgia paresthetica are most highly recommended?

Tx options.: Wear looser clothes, take off some weight (if that is the cause) & avoid prolonged standing & walking. Acetominophen or nsaid’s can help with pain. Sometimes corticosteroid injections, tricyclic antidepressants & anti-seizure medicaitons are used. Surgery is rarely necessary. ...Read more

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What is visceral hypersensitivity and its cause. Can it be the same as chronic continuous IBS pain? What are the latest treatment options available?

What is visceral hypersensitivity and its cause. Can it be the same as chronic continuous IBS pain? What are the latest treatment options available?

Close, but...: Visceral hypersensitivity is believed to be one mechanism thru which ibs manifests--but there are many, each representing a target for possible treatments. Effective therapeutic options include: receptor-mediators, various antidepressants, motility-acting agents, non-pharmacologic approaches, more. Distinction of ibs from organic pathology is critical. As to your "continous pain", don't you sleep? ...Read more

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Hello Dr. I have got a case of acute on chronic calcific pancreatitis. Is ercp with eswl only treatment option available or any medicines??

Hello Dr. I have got a case of acute on chronic calcific pancreatitis. Is ercp with eswl only treatment option available or any medicines??

No meds: There are no medications that will help with the stones. Surgical treatment by a surgeon with experience and interest in chronic pancreatitis has the best chance at longer lasting pain relief, but is obviously more invasive than ERCP with ESWL. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Hi, Is there anything more I can do apart from cortisones, steroids and skin care to treat eczema. Any other treatment option available. Help. Thanks?

Hi, Is there anything more I can do apart from cortisones, steroids and skin care to treat eczema. Any other treatment option available. Help. Thanks?

Accessory Treatments: Things you can do to improve eczema:
1 Avoid triggers- ex dietary vs clothing, allergens.
2 Add an antihistamine
3 Keep the skin extremely moisturized, you can use a thick gel like vaseline
4 Short hydratint baths, sometimes with oatmeal producs.
5 visit a naturopath regarding accessory treatments, 6 dietary changes, avoid milk, gluten etc. ...Read more

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Is there any treatment options available for last stage patients having blood clot in brain??

Is there any treatment options available for last stage patients having blood clot in brain??

Interventional rad: I don't completely follow your questiob but many centers have Interventional Radiologist and/or interventional neurology - these are specialist who through catheterizations (wires / lines placed in your artery and veins) can help non-surgically with many problems ...Read more

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Can laser photocoagulation be used to treat macular degeneration? I was recently diagnosed with the "dry" form of macular degeneration. Is having laser photocoagulation a treatment option available to me, and would this prevent further vision loss? .

Can laser photocoagulation be used to treat macular degeneration? I was recently diagnosed with the "dry" form of macular degeneration. Is having laser photocoagulation a treatment option available to me, and would this prevent further vision loss? .

Laser no help: Laser for dry macular degeneration has been studied well. Laser to the macula of dry amd patients makes drusen go away, so it looks better on exam. The laser does not change whether or not there is vision loss. Vitamin supplementation is the only proven preventive therapy, and reduces the risk of vision loss by about 25%. The vitamin formula now recommended is called areds 2 formula. ...Read more

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I've had eec but I don't think I improved much. What other treatment options are available?

I've had eec but I don't think I improved much. What other treatment options are available?

R u on max meds?: If you are on a maximal medical program such as nitrates, beta blockers and anti platelets and your already on the newer agent Ranexa (ranolazine) then eecp is a nice option. If no other revascularization options are available such as angioplasty or bypass then (if a candidate qualifies) then transplant may be an option for refractory angina. ...Read more

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I repress emotion and continue to hurt my loved ones. What treatment options are available to me without insurance? Do I need to be on medication?

I repress emotion and continue to hurt my loved ones. What treatment options are available to me without insurance? Do I need to be on medication?

Repression: You should always start with an evaluation and counseling as forms of treatment. You may have some inner childhood experiences that might be making you repress. Medication should only be a last resort and I am pretty sure there is no medication that can help you unless some psychiatric pathology is found. ...Read more

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What treatment options are available for vitiligo?

What treatment options are available for vitiligo?

Vitiligo Therapy: Four options are currently available for the treatment of vitiligo: sunscreens; cover-up; restoration of normal skin color through phototherapy, topical cortisone, growth of pigment cells in culture then transplantation back to host; and bleaching of normal skin with topical creams to remove normal skin pigment to make an even color. ...Read more

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What treatment options are available for psoriasis?

What treatment options are available for psoriasis?

Soriatane (acitretin): Also named acitretin, is a retinoid used orally to treat psoriasis. Also, mometasone cream. Best to consult a dermatologist. ...Read more

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Situs inversus, my son is suffering from this. What treatment options are available?

Situs inversus, my son is suffering from this. What treatment options are available?

Depends: Depends on what you mean by suffering and which organ system is affected. ...Read more

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How long before a trip to a malaria area should malaria treatment start and what treatment options are available?

How long before a trip to a malaria area should malaria treatment start and what treatment options are available?

Malaria Prevention: Medications for malaria prevention are started a few days prior to travel and continued for some time after return. The US Center for Disease Control website has details on the available medications.
https://www. Cdc. Gov/malaria/ ...Read more

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What treatment options are available for IBD?

What treatment options are available for IBD?

R/O IBS: IBS is a diagnosis of exclusion. IUC/CROHNS DZ/IBD is inflammation usually DX by BX IBS SX can be managed. You need a full exam and blood work. Especially screen for H pylori. Also stool screen x 3 for occult blood /parasite/ &colonoscopy./EGD While you are getting these items checked out you should stick to a gluten free diet. Ie gutbliss. Com and Wholeapproach. TX: PROBIOTICS/LEVSIN/BENTYL ...Read more

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What treatment options are available for hyperhidrosis?

What treatment options are available for hyperhidrosis?

Hyperhidrosis Rx: Conservative treatments:
drysol and hyperhidrosis
botox and hyperhidrosis
iontophoresis machine
hyperhidrosis medications
bio feedback and hyperhidrosis
surgical procedures:
sweaty hand surgical treatment - endoscopic thoracic sympathectomy
sweaty feet surgical treatment - lumbar sympathectomy
armpit sweat treatment for axillary hyperhidrosis. ...Read more

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What treatment options are available for painful spondylosis of the neck?

What treatment options are available for painful spondylosis of the neck?

Cervical spondylosis: 24 year old lady with a concern about neck pain. You should have a full evaluation by an orthopaedic spine surgeon in clinic. Typically, rest, physical therapy, NSAIDS, ice/heat, modalities, or bracing are used. Other degenerative problems in the cervical spine related to spondylosis require imaging/surgery. See this link:
http://orthoinfo. Aaos. Org/topic ...Read more

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What treatment options are available? What clinical trials are open to my child?

What treatment options are available? What clinical trials are open to my child?

Unable to answer: To answer your question we will need to know which disease you are looking to treat. In general the nih website can help, as well as searches on the internet. ...Read more

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What do you know about keratitis filamentosa, and what sort of treatment options are available?

What do you know about keratitis filamentosa, and what sort of treatment options are available?

More information: Filamentary keratitis is most commonly due to dry eye syndrome but can result from a number of corneal diseases. Mucous filaments form and can cause pain. Treatment includes removing the filaments and using copious amounts of artificial tears. A medication called mucomyst (acetylcysteine) may also help. A bandage contact lens may also help. ...Read more

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What treatment options are available for bph?

What treatment options are available for bph?

BPH Treatment: BPH treatment includes medical therapy with alpha-blockers, 5-alpha reductase inhibitors and combination medical therapy. It also includes surgical and minimally invasive options. Vaporization techniques are the latest fda approved methods of BPH surgery in widespread use. This can be achieved with either laser or electrosurgical devices. ...Read more

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What treatment options are available for complex ptsd?

What treatment options are available for complex ptsd?

Several: Treatments are available for symptoms in the form of medications. In addition, cognitive-behavioral therapy can be helpful in eliminating excessive suffering due to dysfunctional and automatic thoughts. Group therapies are sometimes helpful, especially for veterans or others who have suffered similar traumatic events. Individual therapy can focus on personal meaning and future orientation. ...Read more

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What treatment options are available for tension headaches?

What treatment options are available for tension headaches?

See HA specialist: The management of episodic and chronic TTH consists of psychological support, physical therapy and pharmacotherapies. Recognition and discontinuation of perpetuating activities such as forward head posture can also be important. See OFP expert or headache specialist. ...Read more

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What hemorrhoid treatment options are available for reducing pain?

R U certain of Dx?: Hemorrhoids are classified as internal (which bleed and protrude) or external (which can cause pain when thrombosed). Pain from thrombosed hemorrhoids respond well to sitz baths; if ineffective, minor surgery is necessary. Internal hemorrhoids don't cause pain; these are often confused with fissures, which can be quite painful, yet responsive to medication +/- surgery. ...Read more

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Very painful sciatica in 22 year old. What treatment options are available?

Very painful sciatica in 22 year old. What treatment options are available?

Sciatica: Firstly an evaluation and probably an MRI. Then possibly PT, with Medrol (methylprednisolone) Dose pak, Calcium channel modulators (gabapentin, pregabalin, enacarbil gabapentin), NSAID's, epidural steroid injection, and possibly PRP injections. ...Read more

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What treatment options are available for severe back pain other than medications?

What treatment options are available for severe back pain other than medications?

Treatments: Other than medication.....Treatments can range from therapy (physical, chiropractic, osteopathic), injections, alternative treatments (accupuncture, etc), and surgery. Sometimes a multidisciplinary approach to back pain is needed. Behavior modification and psychologic treatments can be also considered. ...Read more

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What sort of cosmetic treatment options are available for getting rid of cellulite?

What sort of cosmetic treatment options are available for getting rid of cellulite?

According to the: American Academy of Dermatology web site, which I would judge reliable, "best results according to research studies" are acoustic wave therapy, laser/Cellulaze, suncision/Cellfina, vacuum-assisted precise tissue release, weight loss with muscle development. Less evidence for carboxytherapy, creams/lotions, endermologie, ionithermie, etc. Not recommended: cryolipolysis/freezing, various injections ...Read more

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What are the best treatment options currently available for meralgia paresthetica?

What are the best treatment options currently available for meralgia paresthetica?

Decrease pressure: The best therapy would be to decrease pressure to the side of the nerve pain. Do not wear to tight a belt, do not carry to much on that side like a thick wallet, and you need to sit properly in your chair or in the car to not put undo pressure on the nerve. If that does not work speak to your doctor about specific nerve pain medication. ...Read more

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