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What doctor do you see for red veins on your eyelids?

What doctor do you see for red veins on your eyelids?

Laser specialist: There are dermatologists and ophthalmologists who specialize in treatment of veins of the eyelids using certain lasers. Treating the upper eyelids with lasers usuallly requires special protective eyeshields that are placed inside the eye along with a protective lubricant and numbing drops. Very important to make sure the doctor is highly experienced and trained to perform these treatments. ...Read more

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Veins (Definition)

Veins are thin walled vessels that carry deoxygenated blood ...Read more


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What doctor do you see for the tongue?

What doctor do you see for the tongue?

Depends on issue: There is no specialty of medicine or dentistry that deals only or specifically with 'tongues'. The best doctor (ent, oral pathologist, oral surgeon, general dentist, . Pcp) would depend upon the specific issue or problem- irritation, allergy, neoplasm, laceration, thrush, viral or bacterial infections, canker sore, herpes, lichen planus, etc. Please state your issue or symptom. ...Read more

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What doctor to see for blood blister on lip?

What doctor to see for blood blister on lip?

Dentist or ...: Dentist or oral surgeon. Either is appropriate. You don't say how this started, so be sure to give them a good history of the problem. ...Read more

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What medication do you recommend for red cheeks?

What medication do you recommend for red cheeks?

Depends on the dx: Red cheeks can be dues to a bunch of things from rosacea to sunburn to lupus and a bunch of other things in between. Seeng a dermatologist can help you clarify what is going on and how best to treat. ...Read more

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What can cause your eye to twitch, and what do I need to do? Or who do I need to see about it? Would it contain seeing a neoroligist?

What can cause your eye to twitch, and what do I need to do? Or who do I need to see about it? Would it contain seeing a neoroligist?

Ocular irritation: Likely causes of twitching of the eyelid (eyelid myokymia )are related to ocular surface irritation, whether its from dry eyes, eyelid inflammation, allergies, dust, wind, medications, too much caffeine, or stress. First trial artificial tears 4-6 times per day. Warm compresses and lid massages may also help. See an eye md if these don't help. ...Read more

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How does a doctor check for problems with your optic nerve? What doctor and how do they check it?

How does a doctor check for problems with your optic nerve? What doctor and how do they check it?

Eye MD: Many tests help check optic nerve: visual acuity, pupil reaction tests, red desaturation, color testing, dilated fundus exam, b scan ultrasound, mri. Your eye md starts with a clinical history that guides the exam and testing. Abnormal findings warrant further investigation. Good luck. ...Read more

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What causes you to have white streaks on your skin?

What causes you to have white streaks on your skin?

Depends: You would need a diagnosis to know what causes it. It could be a rash, yeast, eczema, psoriasis, or any number of ailments. See your doctor to get a diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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If I have several (9) warts on only my right hand what kind of doctors office should I visit to treat them? A dermatologist? Please someone reply and tell me what kind of doctor should I visit to get rid of my warts & to find out why these warts are gr

If I have several (9) warts on only my right hand what kind of doctors office should I visit to treat them? A dermatologist? Please someone reply and tell me what kind of doctor should I visit to get rid of my warts & to find out why these warts are gr

There : There are many options for you including topical acids, cantharidin, liquid nitrogen (most common method used), candida antigen injection, bleomycin injection, and laser. Most likely it will take a few visits, but a dermatologist is typically well trained to help. ...Read more

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Do you need to see a doctor immediately for puffiness and swollen ankles?

Do you need to see a doctor immediately for puffiness and swollen ankles?

If concerned, yes: This requires medical assessment. If you are concerned that it is serious, then asap. If not, set up an appointment. ...Read more

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Need doctor's help! what do you call the colours you see when you rub your eyes?

Need doctor's help! what do you call the colours you see when you rub your eyes?

Pressure Phosphenes: These are called "pressure phosphenes, " which are caused by stimulating the cells of the retina due to the pressure of rubbing the eyes. Hope that helps! ...Read more

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I know you have to put on vaseline for your eyelids to get less dry, but what about the redness and itching?

I know you have to put on vaseline for your eyelids to get less dry, but what about the redness and itching?

Eyes: Redness and itching in the eyes without discharge is most commonly some type of allergies that usually respond with allergy eye drops. If there is pain, blurred vision or discharge you should go see your family physician or urgent care. ...Read more

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What can a doctor do for brown spots on the face?

What can a doctor do for brown spots on the face?

Solar lentigo: Solar lentigo - these are related to sun exposure and seen on areas of skin normally exposed to sunlight (e.g. Face, hands). They are benign lesions, less than 5mm in diameter but they may merge to form larger spots. The peak age used to be 30-50 but is getting younger with increasing sun exposure. Treatment is with liquid nitrogen or bleaching cream. ...Read more

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What should I ask doctor about how to get rid of pink eye?

What should I ask doctor about how to get rid of pink eye?

Pink eye: There are two basic types, infective (contagious) and non infective, and the treatment for each is different. Best to see an ophthalmologist if your family doctor cannot differentiate the two. ...Read more

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Keep getting superficial clots on my foot, ankle and shin.My doctor and the e.r. doctor dismissed them. Painful.What kind of doctor do I see for this?

Keep getting superficial clots on my foot, ankle and shin.My doctor and the e.r. doctor dismissed them. Painful.What kind of doctor do I see for this?

Vein Doctor...: Superficial blood clots, typically found on the lower legs, are considered non life threatening and rarely lead to the much more devastating condition known as deep vein thrombosis or DVT. If the superficial veins become problematic relief can be found by consulting with either a vein specialist or surgeon. Many dermatologists are also trained to effectively treat and resolve your condition. ...Read more

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Do you think I'll need to seek a doctor advice and help if I have redness, rash and itchy skin?

Do you think I'll need to seek a doctor advice and help if I have redness, rash and itchy skin?

Rash: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more

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What tests do I need to take to determine the cause of laryngitis? My voice has been hoarse for a few weeks and is not improving. If i go to the doctor to get it checked out, what type of doctor should I see and what kind tests do they perform? .

What tests do I need to take to determine the cause of laryngitis? My voice has been hoarse for a few weeks and is not improving. If i go to the doctor to get it checked out, what type of doctor should I see and what kind tests do they perform?

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Longstanding : Longstanding hoarseness is a concerning warning sign, particularly if you smoke. This condition is best evaluated by an ENT physician, though you may have to see your personal physician first to get a referral. Typically a physical examination will be done and most likely a direct visualization of your throat will be done using a small endoscope. You should have this evaluated as soon as possible. ...Read more

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