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What are risks of pad ?

What are risks of pad ?

Smoking, Cholesterol: Pad has multiple risk factors. Gender, race, age, and family history are factors which you cannot alter. The biggest risk factor that can be altered is smoking. Other risk factors that can be modified include cholesterol, diabetes, kidney failure, and hypertension. While you cannot control what disease you have, you can control how well they are controlled. ...Read more

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What are the common risks of not getting exercise?

What are the common risks of not getting exercise?

Many...: Early frailty and decreptitude. Earlier onset of heart disease and stoke. Early obesity and more sever obesity. Osteoporosis. Higher rate of breast ca in women. And on and on............. Clearly this does not apply to farmers and others with occupations with strenuous work requirements. But even then, formal exercise is a challenge and break from routine. ...Read more

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What are the risks of having a vitrectomy?

What are the risks of having a vitrectomy?

Discuss w/ Retina MD: The most common complication from a vitrectomy is progression of cataract. At your age of 44, that may not be a major factor. Other risks that occur less than 5% of the time are retinal detachment, and bleeding. Post-operative infections from vitrectomies are rare. Depending on what the underlying condition is that you have, there may be a risk of disease progression and need for further surgery. ...Read more

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What are the risks of having pericarditis?

What are the risks of having pericarditis?

Low: Some viruses and bacteria can cause. Most episodes come and go without pericarditis as a part. A few other systemic conditions also are related. Renal failure heart attack pneumonia etc but are also on the low end of occurrence of pericarditis. ...Read more

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What are the risks of a hysterectomy?

What are the risks of a hysterectomy?

As listed: The risks include infection, bleeding, injury to internal organs such as bladder, bosel, ureter, and blood vessels, reaction to medication/anesthesia, blood clot formation, and complication of surgery leading to another surgery. The risks also vary depending on your medical/surgical history and the route of hysterectomy. ...Read more

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What are the risks of a hysterectomy?

What are the risks of a hysterectomy?

Please discuss with: Your gyn as your gyn should discuss all of the possible major risks to you, many the vast majority of women have no problems, but some of the risks are infection, post op bleeding, blood clot after surgery, very rarely even death, fistula, etc the benefits to you should vastly outweigh any risks or u should not have the surgery, u can also go online and read. ...Read more

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What are the risks of atherosclerosis?

What are the risks of atherosclerosis?

Atheroscleros: This is a disease of the arteries and can affect all of them... The major problems depend upon the blood vessels affected and include heart attack, stroke, kidney failure leading to dialysis, and loss of limb. ...Read more

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What are the risks of liposuction?

What are the risks of liposuction?

Liposuction risks: Liposuction is one of the most commonly performed procedures and is very safe when performed by a qualified and experienced infividual. Of course this means conducting a consultation in which the risks and benefits have been reviewed as well as an assessment of realistic expectations in an appropriate candidate. Risks include infection, bleeding, irregularities, fat embolism, necrosis, over/under. ...Read more

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What are the risks of having lasik?

What are the risks of having lasik?

LASIK: Lasik should be done when the glasses rx (refraction) is stable & test show you a safe candidate. Risks include dry eye, glare & haloes, infection, corneal scarring, flap issues, need for enhancement, decreased vision, & other issues. The risk of these issues is uncommon and vision threatening complications are rare. See a conservative, experienced eyemd who cares about what is best for you. ...Read more

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What are the risks of getting a labiaplasty?

Risks Involved: Properly performed by a surgeon well versed in this procedure- there are few risks involved. The most notable is scaring or over resection of tissue that can lead to discomfort with intercourse. Properly performed the chances of this occurring is very slight. ...Read more

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What are the risks of using e-cigaretts?

What are the risks of using e-cigaretts?

Same as regular: E-cigs may offer the benefit to people around you in that they don't inhale what you do, but they carry no benefit to the smoker. Same nicotine exposure. As far as resin exposure, some cartridges claim to have less in them, but all in all, they are still there. ...Read more

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What are some of the risks of having a hysterectomy?

What are some of  the risks of having a hysterectomy?

Many: Risks of a hysterectomy include infection, bleeding, injury to the bowel or bladder, deep venous thrombosis, anesthetic complications, or even death. Fortunately, serious risks are rare. ...Read more

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What are the risks of nosepicking?

What are the risks of nosepicking?

Bleeding: Constantly picking you nose can lead to frequent nosebleeding. It could also set you up for a local infection of the nasal cavity. Not to mention that it can be embarassing for others to see this. ...Read more

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What are the known risks and benefits of having a myelogram?

What are the known risks and benefits of having a myelogram?

Spine imaging: Myleogram is usually done in conjunction with a ct scan when a MRI may not be indicated such as with a pacemaker, certain metal implanst like aneurysm clips or with very obese patients or even when prior spinal implants make it hard to obtain a clear MRI image. It is an invasive procedure with a contrast material that may cause an allergic reaction, a spinal headache. ...Read more

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What are risks of nosepicking?

What are risks of nosepicking?

Nose bleed: Nose bleed and a hole in the septum that requires surgical intervention would be the greatest risks. ...Read more

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What are the risks of tobacco use?

What are the risks of tobacco use?

TNTC: Tobacco is the number one cause of cancer, especially of the lung. It causes heart and bladder problems, chronic lung disease, arterial dysfunction. It also creates bad breath and prevents normal tasting and smell, it is also very expensive. There in fact is nothing to recommend it and this would be a good time to quit. ...Read more

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What are the risks of having a splenectomy?

What are the risks of having a splenectomy?

Early and Late: Early: bleeding or injury to adjacent organs are the highest surgical risks. Late: the spleen is a filter that removes old blood cells and certain (encapsulated) bacteria from the bloodstream. Therefore, people without a spleen are prone to certain infections (although there are vaccines for these) and an over abundance of platelets in the bloodstream. ...Read more

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What are the disadvantages of having a stroke?

What are the disadvantages of having a stroke?

It is incapacitating: Stroke is incapacitating as it can cause paralysis og one side of body and can be crippling and even cause death It is a serious and morbid medical condition can be fatal and even if you survive it is crippling and leaves you with unpleasant complications ...Read more

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