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What Are The Syntoms Of Messiles
Fever + rash: Measles will start with 3 or 4 days of red eyes, cough, runny nose and high fever. The rash will then develop, which is a pronounced blotchy red rash starting on the face and spreading downward over the entire body in about 3 days. You will also note white specks on the lining of the mouth (koplik's spots). The rash usually lasts about 7 days. ...Read more
Don't diagnose @home: Cough, shortness of breath, altered (fast) breathing pattern, fever (generally more than 38 deg C), chills (teeth chattering), chest pain / discomfort when breathing in, sweating (predominantly at night at rest), feeling tired/weak, nausea, & vomiting. The SIGNS of pneumonia include altered breath sounds (heard by stethoscope), fast heart rate, & (most importantly:) an abnormal chest X-ray. TTYD. ...Read more
Family practice: You may not have any symptoms. However if and when you do the most common would be pain in lower abdomen / pelvic pain with increased vaginal bleeding you are fairly young to have fibroids so see your dr if you think something is going on. ...Read more
Infertility: If you are having regular intercourse and not conceiving either you and/or your partner may have some related hormone deficiency. You should go together to your PCP who will evaluate both of you by history, physical exam, and appropriate lab tests. If She/He does not come up with a satisfactory answer you should see a gynecologist and he should see a urologist. ...Read more
PMS: NSAID’s, SSRI’s, hormone meds, OTC meds containing diuretics, warm bath, heating pad, exercise & acupuncture are excellent for PMS / period. Avoid caffeine, chocolate, alcohol & salt. Get GYN eval to R/O underlying pathology. Consider omega- 3 fatty acids, magnesium (supplementation or through diet) or Black Cohosh with dr ok. Sipping Chamomile can dissipate pain. Ginger helps w nausea. ...Read more
Probably none: Usually by 4-6 weeks the onset of early HIV syndrome symptoms have occurred and are beginning to recede, although anything is possible. If you suspect exposure go and get tested now. Very important, because if you are positive, early therapy can be inordinately important. Once your immune system is badly impaired (usually years later) it is far more difficult to manage. Good luck. ...Read more
Why do you ask?: If you have any concern that you have HIV on board, please get yourself tested rather than ask for a symptom. After the initial illness, which may be so mild as to go unnoticed, it's asymptomatic for years during which it would be good to be managed medically. Oral sex is low-risk for HIV but not zero-risk; the risk from lesbiain practices seems unmeasurably low, but there are other std's. ...Read more
Can constipation cause UTI syntoms? I fell like I have UTI got a urin test done but nothing, I have notice im extremly constiped.
It might: The symptoms of a urinary tract infection. uncomfortable urination, sense of urgency & frequency. Are due to irritation & inflammation of the urinary tract. While constipation would not be expected to inflame the urinary tract (they are separate) straining at stool, sitting a long time on the toilet, etc., might irritate the urinary voiding structures. Work on constipation: fluids, fiber, exercise ...Read more
Can you explain to me the syntoms of herpes & what is the difference between a ingrown hair & herpes?
Look different...: Herpes is caused by a virus and has a very distinct appearance. It looks like tiny red rimmed ulcerations in clusters. It is very painful. Folliculitis occurs in hair follicles. So every place where it hurts there will be a hair follicle. Folliculitis hurts but nothing like herpes. Herpes doesn't have hair follicles coming out of the ulcerations like folliculitis. Best wishes! ...Read more
I'm taking half of. 25 Xanax (alprazolam) at Night today I woke up with uti syntoms can I take cystex if I'm taking Xanax (alprazolam)?
Together is ok: These medicines can be safely taken together ...Read more
Infectious cellulitis for a month, treated with antibiotics. Syntoms clearing but redness still there (not bright red). How do I know when it's gone?
Redness: Will subside slowly after an infectious process. It's also typical to go from a red color to a purple color before returning to the normal skin color. Depending on the level of infection it may take a couple months for the residual effects to clear up. ...Read more
Why not take a test: Don't guess. Take a test. In today's world you do not need to wonder if you are pregnant or not based on symptoms. Pregnancy tests are available at any pharmacy and in minutes you will have your answer. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. ...Read more
After catching stds I know it takes years but how many years does it take long term illness such as pelvic diease to show syntoms?
Usually a few weeks: Some cases of PID never cause symptoms. A woman can have infertility or tubal pregnancy from past PID and not know until tests show blocked or scarred tubes. When PID does cause symptoms, which it usually does (pelvic pain, often with fever), they usually start within a few weeks of catching gonorrhea or chlamydia. But once in a while, PID symptoms may not show up for a few months. ...Read more
Can you be pregnant and get your period? I have all the syntoms but I get my period and when I take the test it comes out negative.. .
My dad have a pain on his left leg. I'm afraid if he had a tuberculosis bone? What are the syntoms?
Usually not first: Tuberculosis, or tb, usually will come with other symptoms, such as chronic fever, lung issues like chronic cough, and weight loss. You can have bone pain also, but there is usually an exposure history as well as a series of other symptoms that make you think of tb. If those are there, or there is reason for you to suspect tb, then you should have your dad evaluated immediately. ...Read more
I'm vomitting and nusea I feel the pregnancy syntoms but I didn't know if im pregnant or I have a ulcer?
Had blood test a year ago for hyperthyroid, negative according to doc. But I have many of the syntoms. Could test have been wrong a year ago?
YES: Any lab test can be wrong for a variety of reasons- lab error or even the samples getting mixed up. Whenever I get a lab result that is unexpected I repeat it and it is not unusual for the result to be quite different. In this case please ask your doc to check free t3, (liothyronine) free t4, TSH and anti-thyroid antibodies for a thorough analysis. ...Read more
Am I pregnant if I missed my mens. For 8 days and I feel vomitting and nusea? Or it is a syntoms of ulcer?
Take the test: If you want to know if you are pregnant, take a test. In today's world you do not need to wonder if you are pregnant or not based on symptoms. Pregnancy tests are available at any pharmacy and in minutes you will have your answer. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. ...Read more
For two years I have suffered syntoms of celiquism or colon irritable. But blood test were all good. What can I do to releve stomach eaches gases etc?
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is truly a diagnosis of exclusion, and there are no specific blood tests for it, but this may certainly be your problem. See the following MAYO Clinic link for information and help.
http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/irritable-bowel-syndrome/basics/definition/con-20024578 ...Read more
What blood tests, to verify the heart functioning, can be performed to an elderly man (95 years old) with vascular dementia. Vasovagal syntoms.
Why do you ask?: Apart from labs to look for a recent heart attack, and natriuretic peptide to evaluate for pump failure, blood work isn't that helpful in this situation. ...Read more
Hi, please any gynecologist answer me. I have missed my period one month, my period is regular. This cycle 28 days. Am I pregnant? I have some syntoms
Pregnancy Test: If you have missed your period, now is a good time to take a pregnancy test. If it is negative and you still have not had your period, take another test a couple of days later. It is possible that you are pregnant. It is also possible that you are just experiencing a longer cycle this month. ...Read more
Physical syntoms since may breathing, then trouble speaking, then numbness, head tilt, and now shakes head and tilt, did neruo exam and test ruled out ms, etc now have C5, C4 involved singifict nerve?
It depends/clarify,,: More clarification is needed to give you a useful answer. This may depend on a number of things, like what conditions you may have. For example, you had cardiac catheterization and you're on Nitroglycerin and levothyroxine. These suggest a heart and thyroid issue, which might put you at risk for a stroke. Also more info. Is needed on your neuro exam so it's wise to see your dr. For that. ...Read more
Can it be a herx reaction? I started treatment for h. Pylori, 2 abs and ppi, I also have mild infection (cough, little fever) syntoms worsen 1hr later.
Reaction: It should be checked out. You should seek medical attention. ...Read more