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What are the corollaries of getting itp?

What are the corollaries of getting itp?

Bruising, bleeding: People with itp may be at an increased risk of bruising or bleeding, depending on the platelet count and other factors, such as medications. If needed, itp can be treated with steroids or other medications. In some instances, removing the spleen (splenectomy) may be recommended. If you are to require surgery, the surgeon should be made aware of this condition. ...Read more

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Itp (Definition)

Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) = bleeding disorder in ...Read more


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What are the corollaries of getting diverticulitis?

What are the corollaries of getting diverticulitis?

Not sure what asking: Inflamed diverticuli may affect adjacent tissues with the inflammation of these producing a wide spectrum of symptoms. They may perforate and produce localized abscesses, peritonitis, sepsis, formation of fistulous tracts to other organs, scarring and adhesions may create intestinal obstruction. If appropriately managed, however, these are uncommon. ...Read more

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What are the corollaries of getting premenstrual syndrome?

What are the corollaries of getting premenstrual syndrome?

PMS: We don't know the exact cause of pms/pmdd; i think the hormones trigger a chemical imbalance of nerutransmitters; this is why antidepressants work. Exercise and stress relief at that time also help. Also load up on the b vitamins....Stress tabs seem to help. There are a lot of complimentary treatments for this and one that seems to work well is krill oil. ...Read more

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What are the corollaries of getting cervical cancer?

What are the corollaries of getting cervical cancer?

Cervical Cancer: Depending on the stage of the cancer, it is treated by a cone biopsy or a radical hysterectomy. It could mean you can't have children again. The cancer seems to spread to organs that are next to it so it can cause a blockage of the tube that connects the kidney to the bladder and that would be even more extensive. Is this the answer you are looking for? ...Read more

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What are the chances of getting the episiotomy, afraid of being sore?

What are the chances of getting the episiotomy, afraid of being sore?

Please understand...: That the current trend in obstetrics (according to my colleagues) is not to do surgical episiotomies, as there is a great deal of evidence that healing is better if the posterior birth canal is allowed to tear naturally. However, this tearing often requires repair with sutures by the obstetrician. You will be given pain medication either with or without an episiotomy. Ask your doctor! ...Read more

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What are the chances of beating chronic leukemia?

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What are the chances of  beating chronic leukemia?

Chronic leukemia: 2 big groups of chronic leukemia are- chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) and chronic lymphocytic leukemia (cll). The chance of beating CML is very good as the response to daily tyrosine kinase inhibitor therapy is amazing and the remission rate is high. In cll, however, therapy usually wont be needed on diagnosis if there is no indication.Also, many times people die of something else and not due to cll. ...Read more

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What are the corollaries of getting color blindness?

What are the corollaries of getting color blindness?

Color deficiency: Most people, more often men, with color deficiency will make inappropriate color recognitions and matches. Their acuity is usually normal. It is isolated and has no bearing on any other aspect of general health. There are a few really rare eye degenerations with lowered vision and color deficits but these are inherited. ...Read more

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What are the satges of dengue?

What are the satges of dengue?

Dengue...: Dengue infected patients are either asymptomatic or they have one of three clinical presentations: undifferentiated fever; dengue fever with or without hemorrhage; or dengue hemorrhagic fever (dengue shock syndrome). There are three phases of dengue hemorrhagic fever: the febrile phase, the critical (plasma leak) phase, and the convalescent (reabsorption) phase. ...Read more

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What are the sign of getting HIV?

What are the sign of getting HIV?

Nonspecific: Some people get flu-like symptoms, mild fever, swollen lymph nodes, muscle aches and pains then it subsides and can become without symptoms for years prior to developing full blown AIDS ...Read more

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What are the chances of getting progeria?

What are the chances of getting progeria?

1 in 4 million: For parents who have never has a child with progeria. It is a "sporadic autosomal dominant" mutation-sporadic because it is a new change in that family-dominant since only 1 copy of the gene needs to be change in order to have the syndrome. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of thrombocytopenia?

What are the symptoms of thrombocytopenia?

There are many.: Bruises, particularly in unusual places can be a clue (but can occur anywhere). A pinpoint red rash known as petechiae is frequently seen. Blood blisters in the mouth (wet purpura) can be seen and are a reason to be treated. Bleeding from other mucosal surfaces can occur. Rarely, intracranial bleeding can occur and be life threatening. If you have thrombocytopenia work with your dr to find cause. ...Read more

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What are the chances of myocarditis being passed on to children?

What are the chances of myocarditis being passed on to children?

Zip: Myocarditis is an acquired illness and not passed on to children. However, there are familial forms of cardiomyopathy that can be passed on. ...Read more

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What are the odds of getting GBS from the flu?

What are the odds of getting GBS from the flu?

What is GBS?: Is that Global Positioning System?! Use of Abbreviations in Medicine is discouraged to avoid misunderstanding (not a cool thing as some people think) ...Read more

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What are the chances of getting nose cancer? How common is this?

Uncommon: There are two sites where malignancies can involve the nose. The more common is on the skin wherein one sees basal cell and squamous cancers. In the mucosa of the nose basal cell lesions can be found but more commonly nasal mucosal tumors are also seen as squamous and glandular adenocarcinomas When defined early surgery and RT can be curative. ...Read more

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What are the odds of getting leukemia? How common is it?

What are the odds of getting leukemia? How common is it?

Low odds: Leukemia is quite uncommon especially in younger folks. You do not need to be thinking about it as it is so rare. ...Read more