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Treatments For Scrotal Edema
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Fluid in the tissues, either caused by something local to the swollen area like an injury or inflammation, or from the body's retention of water. Gravity brings the fluid to the feet & legs in that case. As a general rule, if one foot is swollen, something is wrong with the foot. If both feet are swollen, it's not the feet, but water ...Read more
It depends on...: Etiology, location and anatomy. I agree with dr. Pak's answer, but the mainstay of definitive treatment of lower extremity varicosities is currently endovenous ablation to treat an underlying source of reflux when identified. This can be followed by ambulatory phlebectomy/sclerotherapy to treat remaining varicosities. Ultrasound evaluation needs to be performed early: dont wait for skin changes! ...Read moreSee 7 more doctor answers
See phlebologist: Secondary lymphedema due to groin dissection, radiation to the pelvis can be evaluated by a phlebologist. Evaluation of the venous system in the legs may be contributing to the swelling/weeping, and fixing this may help. Lymphedema therapist in physical therapy dept can help you. Check out www.Phlebology.Org to find phlebologist for evaluation. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Varicose Vein: Is there any newer/current treatment that minimizes the need for a compression stocking afterwards vs. other treatment?
Varicose veins: The thermal ablation procedures are the top choices but do require post procedure compression Newer choices clariven and varithena may not require compression However the ultimate choice should not be the compression stocking but the best choice to treat your varicose veins ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Tuborous sclerosis. Which insurance covers laser treatment for angiofibromas? Best treatments for angiofibromas? Laser treatment is ineffective.
Angiofibromad: There are three main types of treatment for juvenile nasopharyngeal angiofibroma: hormone therapy, radiation therapy and surgery. Hormone therapy involves the use of a drug called flutamide, which acts by blocking testosterone receptors. The activity of this drug is further evidence for a hormonal cause for the condition. Treatment with Flutamide can shrink tumors by more than 40 percent. ...Read more
Varicose veins : This depends on the cause. Venous Doppler sonogram important to determine the cause. Once done if bulging varicose then thermal ablation may be best option ,other choices include foam sclerotherapy,or clariven- mechanical chemical ablation If only spider veins then sclerotherapy is best option ...Read moreSee 5 more doctor answers
Generally Antibiotic: Orchitis is a painful infection of the testes that may result from infections such as mumps (particularly in adolescents), or sexually transmitted infections like gonorrhea and chlamydia. It may also be caused by viruses. Your doctor can determine the cause of orchitis, and will prescribe an antibiotic, as well as pain control. ...Read more
See vein specialist: Leg ulcers are often caused by chronic venous insufficiency which is a problem that causes to much pressure to be in the veins near the skin. A venous specialist can diagnose and treat this condition. Our cure rate with venous ulcers is 97%. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Sclerotherapy: Spider veins are best handled with one of two procedures, including sclerotherapy and laser treatment. Both can reduce the appearance of spider veins by closing up the troublesome vein and redirecting the blood flow. In most cases, sclerotherapy is a more comfortable and cost effective choice. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What treatment options are there for chronic prostatis/pelvic pain? and is this a permanent condition?
Many options: Zinc (25-50 mg daily), sitz baths, NSAIDs daily, antibiotics, alpha-blockers, surgery (TURP vs TUMT), ultrasound-guided intra-prostatic injections, neotonus chair, ....... Depends on the underlying cause of your "chronic prostatitis." Can be confused with prostatodynia or pelvic floor tension myalgia (spasm). ...Read more
Grades of CVI: There is a classification of venous insufficiency called CEAP which grades venous insufficiency in 6 categories from 1 to 6 with 6 being the worse. 1 is spider veins, 2 is varicose veins, 3 is edema, 4 is skin changes, 5 is healed ankle ulcer and 6 is an active ulcer. There are treatments for each level. See a vein specialist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hey I have congenital lymphoedema and i'm using compressible methods for treatment and the decrease the oedema temporary .Is there any permanent ways?
Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more
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