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Recently diagnosed w/ esophageal parakeratosis on egd. Does this go away?

Recently diagnosed w/ esophageal parakeratosis on egd. Does this go away?

Depends: Parakeratosis in the esophageal lining occurs in response to some irritant. If the irritant is remove, it is likely to go away and the normal lining to regenerate. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Drink enough water daily so that your urine is mostly colorless. Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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What is parakeratosis of esophageal squamous mucosa?

What is parakeratosis of esophageal squamous mucosa?

Benign Condition: Here is the link to parakeratosis. It is a condition in which there is an increased cell division of the esophageal cells and is usually considered to be a benign condition. <a href="http://www.Laendo.Net/esophagus/parakeratosis" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">http://www.Laendo.Net/esophagus/parakeratosis</a>. ...Read more

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Can you suggest how to treat ortho/parakeratosis, papillomatosis, acanthosis on heel of foot?

Can you suggest how to treat ortho/parakeratosis, papillomatosis, acanthosis on heel of foot?

Ortho etc: Those are 3 different things . With different etioligies . Did someone tell you that you have all 3 , or did you look it up ??? ...Read more

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Does anyone know how to treat ortho/parakeratosis, papillomatosis, acanthosis on heel of foot?

Does anyone know how to treat ortho/parakeratosis, papillomatosis, acanthosis on heel of foot?

Alcohol injections: Have a podiatrist inject 4% alcohol under the lesion. This will destroy the central core of the porokeratosis after multiple injections. Get injections weekly or bi-weekly up to 7 shots which is the protocol. The shots work great! ...Read more

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Hi, Can you please tell me what this means? it is from a throat biopsy of a smoker mild squamous dysplasia with hyperkeratosis and parakeratosis

Hi, Can you please tell me what this means? it is from a throat biopsy of a smoker
mild squamous dysplasia with hyperkeratosis and parakeratosis

Abnormal cells: it means cells of that area were abnormal and had excess amount of keratin ( a substance present in the cells during the process of maturation) This is not cancer but it may become cancer in future ...Read more

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Nstemi s/p cath: is this a diagnosing or treatment procedure?

Nstemi s/p cath: is this a diagnosing or treatment procedure?

Both: A cath will allow them to look inside the arteries. If there is a significant blockage they can fix it. ...Read more

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Nstemi s/p cath: diagnosing or treatment procedure, what is this for?

Nstemi s/p cath: diagnosing or treatment procedure, what is this for?

Both: a cath post NSTEMI is done for "early definitive diagnosis and therapy". a non-invasive risk assessment will provide similar intermediate term mortality benefits, but may have more hospitalizations for chest pain and the patient will be on more meds for angina. in a young active person, the invasive approach is often reasonable. in an elderly sedentary person, i'm comfortable with noninvasive. ...Read more