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What are different ways to treat moles?

What are different ways to treat moles?

Two: There are two basic treatments for moles: remove them surgically or leave them alone. There is no reason to remove them unless they show suspicious characteristics or are bleeding excessively. Most moles are harmless, but only a dermatologist can tell you for sure if your moles need to be removed. ...Read more

Dr. Coyle Connolly
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Moles (Definition)

A mole (also called a nevus) is a localized overgrowth of pigment-producing cells (melanocytes) in the skin. Most moles are benign. However, these cells can become cancerous. This is known as melanoma, ...Read more


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What are different ways to treat chilblains?

What are different ways to treat chilblains?

Increase blood flow: Nitro paste topically and calcium channel blockers orally may help. Should seek advise from a dermatologist. ...Read more

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What are some ways to treat eczema?

What are some ways to treat eczema?

Protect: Avoid things that make you break out, soaps & wetness. Wash your hands only when necessary. Wear gloves when needed. Wear clothes made of cotton. Bathe only with a small amount of mild unscented soap, such as dove. Keep the water temperature cool or warm, not hot. Use the medicine your doctor gave you. Use a plain moisturizer daily. Avoid scratching or rubbing the itchy area. Manage stress. ...Read more

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What are different methods to treat burns?

What are different methods to treat burns?

Silvadene (silver sulfadiazine): For first degree burns the most common treatment is prescription silvadene (silver sulfadiazine) which is laso used for second degree burns. Biafine is another prescription cream which can be used for burns. Extensive or deep burns need specialized treatment in the hospital. ...Read more

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What are different ways to treat broken foot?

What are different ways to treat broken foot?

Yes: A fracture of the foot is treated depending on the severity of the fracture and location of the fracture. Often a stress fracture can be treated nonsurgically with a stiff soled surgical shoe. Fractures that have displaced or involve the joint often require outpatient surgery to fixated the fracture to ensure proper healing and long term function. Fixation can be screws/plates/pins. ...Read more

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What are different ways to treat GI infections?

What are different ways to treat GI infections?

Depends: Many GI infections need no specific treatment other than replacing fluids and electrolytes, controlling diarrhea and nausea and vomiting and then watching carefully. Some GI infections may need antibiotic treatment, but would need to know the cause of the infection to give specific advice. ...Read more

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What are ways to treat scoliosis?

What are ways to treat scoliosis?

Varies: There are two components to scoliosis treatment. One is based on the structural issues of the curve and the second is based on the symptoms a patient might have from their scoliosis. Structural treatment is based upon the age of the patient and the size of the curve. Symptomatic treatment is based upon how much trouble the person is having with their back and treatment options are multiple. ...Read more

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What are ways to treat hemorrhoids?

What are ways to treat hemorrhoids?

Hemorrhoids: Key is to avoid constipation and avoid increased intra abdominal pressure. You can try preparation H, sitz bath that is sitting in a bowl of luke warm water for about 10 minutes 2-3 times day would help. If get infected or blood clot happens in the veins it may be very painful, see your doctor at that time, You may need prescription medication then. ...Read more

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What are some ways to treat fluorosis?

What are some ways to treat fluorosis?

Cosmetics: Some fluorosis can be lessened via various bleaching techniques. Sometimes a mild abrasion paste can be used to remove the superficial layer of enamel, which is usually the most affected by these opaque white spots. Sometimes more aggressive cosmetic procedures, such as the placement of ceramic veneers, is the only way to correct this. Often, it's best to leave mild cases of fluorisis alone. ...Read more

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What are different ways to treat athlete's foot?

What are different ways to treat athlete's foot?

Tolnaftate: Athlete's foot is so well-known in the sports community that a trial of this over-the-counter remedy is worthwhile before a physician's office visit is considered. If it's scabies instead, it will be obvious that the antifungals are not working. If you don't have a good result after two weeks of topical treatment, get with your physician. ...Read more

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What are other ways to treat endometriosis?

What are other ways to treat endometriosis?

Varies: The first line treatment for endometriosis is usually ocp's with nsaid's. There are other medical treatments and there are surgical treatments ranging from conservative laparoscopic to complete hysterectomy. ...Read more

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What are different ways to get rid of hypochondria?

What are different ways to get rid of hypochondria?

Ongoing process: Hypochondriasis can be a challenging problem, but relief is possible over time . You'll need support from a compassionate family doctor to monitor your general health, and a psychiatrist to help with any complicating other problems like depression. You'll likely also need a psychologist or other therapist to work with you in cognitive behavioral therapy. Ideally your team collaborates to help you. ...Read more

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What are other ways to treat hpylore?

What are other ways to treat hpylore?

Antibiotics.: If the standard course of antibiotics doesn't work, then usually we change up the antibiotics - do 4 abx at once instead of 3, or do a different combo of abx or use them for a different length of time. Sometimes you can consider a culture, but that's not usually done. ...Read more

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What are different ways to treat gilbert's disease?

What are different ways to treat gilbert's disease?

Don't treat it: As a lab doctor / pathologist, i'm always telling folks to treat the person, not the lab values. Phenobarbital will lower the bilirubin level and make you chronically tired and slow. Call it "gilbert's non-disease." only a few people ever have trouble with it. ...Read more

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What are some ways to treat vaginismus?

What are some ways to treat vaginismus?

Vaginismus: First, find the cause. A visit to your gynecologist ought to be helpful to start. If the cause is physical, he/she can recommend treatments, such as exercises, medications, or surgery (if warranted). If the cause is not physical but primarily psychological, work with a qualified sex therapist or therapist adept at sexual dysfunction may prove useful. ...Read more

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What are different ways to treat neurodegenerative disease?

What are different ways to treat neurodegenerative disease?

See below: This is where the future of medicine lies--- oxygen and vitamins! the trouble is that modern medicine thinks that this is futile and it needs detailed research. We actually know that at least some, if not all have abnormal vitamin b1 metabolism and clinical trials have shown that alzheimer's responds partially to vitamin b1. ...Read more

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Nevi (Definition)

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