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What Are Some Reasons That The Doctor Might Tell Me To Have A Splenectomy
Can you tell me if a doctor says there might be some bacteria in the stomach how serious is this ?
H. pylori...: The stomach is a highly acidic place, and the high acid levels prevent many bacteria from being able to live there. Some bacteria (like helicobacter pylori) are able to live in / infect the stomach and cause inflammation of the stomach lining which can lead to upset stomach and other symptoms. This type of infection is treated by combination of antibiotics and peptobismol. Hope that this helps. ...Read more
Many causes: A person is bedridden when their disease state either causes them to be unable to tolerate other body positions or their have a disease state for which they must stay in bed. A very weak and chronically ill person with poor strength would be bedridden. A patient with bedsores on their buttocks (ischium) would also have to stay in bed. Muscular, or nerve diseases may make sitting impossible. ...Read more
What are some signs that can tell you that you can't have kids or you have to go to the doctor to take some type of test?
Family practice : There are no specific test to tell you that you can't get preg. Certain conditions may make it harder however and your dr can review them with you. Then set a plan to help you. ...Read more
Clonal tumors: Fiboids or leiomyomata are almost always benign tumors. They start as a single cell from the cell line producing uterine muscle. They clone themselves and grow. Concentrically like an onion. There is no purpose we have identified for them. They only need to be removed if they cause symptoms--heavy bleeding, pain, pressure, infertility. Most are asymptomatic. ...Read more
Causes: Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems (polycystic ovary syndrome or asherman’s syndrome). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more
Define "weak".: Not sure what u mean by "weak". However, generally heart problems r characterized by symptoms such as tiredness / fatigue (doing usual activities), shortness of breath, trouble breathing when laying flat, swelling in ankles / legs, chest pain / pressure / discomfort, palpitations (feeling heart beat in ur chest), irregular heart rhythm (if u know how to take a pulse), feeling faint/vision greyout. ...Read more
Miscarriage: Most are result of chromosome problems which make it difficult for fetus to survive. Other causes are alcohol/drug abuse, environmental toxins, hormone probles, infection, obesity, smoking, diabetes in mother, immune system problems, problems with mother's reproductive organs. ...Read more
Some possibilities: Reasons for missed or late periods can include: low body weight, obesity, marked weight gain or loss, over-exercise such as in endurance athletes, breast-feeding, stress, illness, eating disorders, travel, hormone irregularities, travel, drug use, medications (i.e., birth control) or medical problem(polycystic ovary syndrome or asherman’s syndrome. #1 reason for missed period is pregnancy. ...Read more
Bloody noses: Common reasons for nose bleeds include: nasal congestion or nasal dryness, ^ blood pressure, excessive use of decongestants, being at a ^ altitude, trauma to the nose, nose picking, or blowing the nose hard. Bacterial & viral infections can ^ risk as well as bleeding disorders. Recurrent nose bleeds may be due to a broken vessel in the nose. Alcohol or Cocaine abuse can lead to nose bleeds. ...Read more
Reasons: Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems (polycystic ovary syndrome or asherman’s syndrome). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more
In 400: Characters? Please post a more focused question. ...Read more
Blood Types matter: Depending on the blood type of the mother and father, the child may be at risk of blood group incompatibility. Knowing this in advance allows the doctors to prevent this potentially life threatening condition by giving certain medications at different stages of pregnancy. ...Read more
What do you suggest if my nephew has some sort of brain problem and can someone tell what they might think it is?
Too vague: Brain problem is too vague of a problem. Specific symptoms and detail would be required for any information. Has your nephew been seen by any doctor yet? That is the first step. ...Read more
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