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What is nemo therex?

What is nemo therex?

? pneumothorax: I have not heard of the term but I think you are referring to pneumothorax. Pneumothorax is an air leak from the lung. This happens when there is a puncture into the lung and air comes out, similar to a punctured ballon. This can be mild or serious and can cause collapse of the lung. It can happen with trauma or from a procedure/surgery. ...Read more

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Can a term baby get nec?

Can a term baby get nec?

NEC: Nec is more prevalent in premature infants, with incidence inversely related to birth weight and gestational age. Although specific numbers range from 4% to more than 50%, infants who weigh less than 1000 g at birth have the highest attack rates. This rate dramatically drops to 3.8 per 1000 live births for infants who weigh 1501-2500 g at birth. ...Read more

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I feel tire all the time?

I feel tire all the time?

Fatigue: You should see your doctor and get some blood work done to look for anemia, hypothyroidism, diabetes, or other systemic problems. Sometimes chronic environmental allergies can cause fatigue as well. Of course pregnancy should also be on the list. ...Read more

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What is the medical term for fat?

What is the medical term for fat?

Lipids: Lipids is the general term for fats in the body and cholesterol and triglycerides are both types of fats. ...Read more

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What does the term turned baby mean?

What does the term turned baby mean?

Hard to tell: Some may use the term to mean a baby that is presenting butt down (breech) rather than head down during pregnancy. I suppose you might ask the person who used the term as it is not part of routine use in my part of the country. ...Read more

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What causes the body to tire quickly?

What causes the body to tire quickly?

Many things: Any chronic illness such as diabetes, heart, lungs, anemia etc. Also just poor conditioning or lack of sleep. If you really think there's a problem, but a medical evaluation. ...Read more

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When I work hardly, I am so tire. Why?

Depends: Easy fatigue is a non specific problem and can be a symptom of a large number of medical conditions, from anemia to depression, and more. This would need a visit to a doctor to sort out with a more detailed history, physical exam and other tests perhaps. ...Read more

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What is a healthy baby weight at term?

What is a healthy baby weight at term?

3.25kg, 7 lbs: 3.25 kg is the average weight of a healthy full term baby- which is about 7 pounds. ...Read more

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Can I take 30 mg of duramine long term?

Can I take 30 mg of duramine long term?

See below: I suspect you mean phentermine. you should be under a physician care if you take this drug. It is not the answer to weight loss learning to eat correctly is. Check with your Doctor and ask for help in your weight management problem...Our web page has some helpful newsletters for free. Www. Weighstation. Net ...Read more

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It's just feels like there's one there?

Where?: Please write back w/more details as to what's where. Or arrange for Virtual Consult w/any HealthTap doc. ...Read more

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Is long term use of sucarfate (1g) safe?

Is long term use of sucarfate (1g) safe?

Yes: I know of no reasons that you cannot use this if it's helping for an indefinite time period...HOWEVER you should KNOW what you are treating! If the Diagnosis is clear...it's OK.....

Hope this helps!
Dr Z ...Read more

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What does the medical term bilobed mean?

What does the medical term bilobed mean?

Two lobes: It means it has two lobes. It is a termed used to describe anatomical structures, like a bilobed placenta or bilobed cyst, etc. ...Read more

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What is meant by the term an orphan drug?

What is meant by the term an orphan drug?

Seldom needed: The term "orphan drug" is usually applied to products that have such a small market of potential consumers that it is unlikely the drug companies would invest in drug development. Getting a drug through the fda approval process takes hundreds of millions of dollars. By creating an orphan status, fda costs are less & a company could develop a drug quicker for the rare diseases & make a profit. ...Read more

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How important is long term follow-up care?

How important is long term follow-up care?

Very important in: Varying conditions. Indications for additional treatment and for types of rehabilitation are made by extended follow-up and results can definitely improve in many conditions where there is long-term follow-up. ...Read more

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Will what I ate today effect me long term?

If you ate: Something that was seriously toxic it might. ...Read more

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Taking tan tablets long term. Is that safe?

Taking tan tablets long term. Is that safe?

Long safety nt known: Long term safety of tan tablets is not known so one can not say its use long term is safe or not. ...Read more

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Where can I buy short term health insurance?

Where can I buy short term health insurance?

Insurance broker: Health insurance is not usually sold in "terms", such as one year or ten years. It is sold as a policy for an individual. The length of the "term" is dependent on the frequency of your premiums. If you pay the premiums quarterly, then your term is 3 months. The moment you stop paying, your insurance ceases. Be cautious of "pre-existing condition" clauses in the policy. ...Read more

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What does the term "chronic condition" mean?

Chronic vs. Acute: Chronic either means one has had the illness or diagnosis for some time or it is not one that can be cured. This is in contrast to an acute problem that resolves. ...Read more

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Is Guafeneain safe to take everyday long term?

Is Guafeneain safe to take everyday long term?

Depends but no: If you are using guaifenesin, you must have a cough. You mention gerd on your profile but no mention of cigarettes or environemental exposure. What about infectious exposure. You need to know why your coughing. Please check into this first. Then maybe use the guaifenesin intermittently. ...Read more

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What if they're not raptured but keep growing?

Incomplete question.: This forum is not like others. We cannot see what other questions you have asked. Therefore we don’t know what problem you are referring to. Please ask your question again, and clarify. ...Read more

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What is the medical term for "orphans disease"?

Uncommon illness: An "orphan disease" is the term commonly applied to rare afflictions that affect only a few patients. This produces a situation where it is so expensive to try to develop a treatment drug & get it thru the fda, that few if any companies will try because they can never get their investment back in sales. ...Read more

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What does the term "diagnosis of exclusion" mean?

Not something else: It means that there is no test that can diagnose the condition, but there are tests to rule out other conditions that might be similar. If all those tests are negative, you might have the one condition that can't be tested for. When all other possible diagnoses have been excluded, you have the remaining diagnosis, hence the "diagnosis of exclusion". ...Read more

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What is the medical term for automobile injuries?

What is the medical term for automobile injuries?

None: The results of an automobile crash are many and varied. There is no common thread. The medical description will be a listing of the injuries and the descriptor, "following or caused by a motor vehicle accident" (MVA). The injuries will be listed as contusion, bruise, crush, fracture, infection, hemorrhage, etc. Depending upon the result. ...Read more

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In medicine, what does the term 'half life' mean?

In medicine, what does the term 'half life' mean?

T 1/2.: A half life is the amount of time required for a substance to decay or be metabolized to the point that half of the substance remains. So that if you start with 100 grams of a substance and three hours later you have 50 grams, the half life is 3 hours. After another three hours you should have 25 grams and after another 3, 12.5 and so on. ...Read more

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He get tire, how do I make me that I want more sex?

Fatigue and Aching: My first thought is that you very well may be aging into the metabolic syndrome also known as male menopause.

If your physician has ruled out thyroid disease, diabetes, anemia, and other common diseases it may behoove you to get a testosterone test.

Genetically it is possible to enter menopause as early as your late 30s. ...Read more

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How can I workout without getting so tierd and dezzy?

How can I workout without getting so tierd and dezzy?

If your getting: Dizzy when working out this is your body's way of saying.....Get me to the doctor for a visit....Listen to your body. ...Read more

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What are some of the long term benefits of stretching?

What are some of the long term benefits of stretching?

See below: This is a perplexing area with proponents on both sides of the issue of benefits --certainly unless ther has been a significant injury there is no down side but should have a licensed physical therapist start the process before you do on your own. ...Read more

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Taking distensan long term, what are the implications?

Taking distensan long term, what are the implications?

Drowsiness: Being a benzodiazepine, there are many cases of patients taking this for an extended amount of time; the main noted problems are drowsiness (which is to be expected) as well as abuse. ...Read more

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What kind of long-term damage could boxing have on you?

What kind of long-term damage could boxing have on you?

See the list below: The most common injuries among boxers include:
cuts and bruises
sprains and strains
concussion
fracture
shoulder dislocation
and time death. ...Read more

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What is the definition of the term "hamartoneoplastic"?

What is the definition of the term "hamartoneoplastic"?

Hamartoneoplastic": " Hamartomas are benign malformations presenting as an excess of normal tissue within the tissue of origin." " The hamartomatous syndromes are usually associated with other neural, cutaneous, skeletal, or developmental malformations. " See: ...Read more

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