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What does a swelling bulge just below the penis head mean? Condition appeared after intercourse and receiving oral sex 5 days ago.

What does a swelling bulge just below the penis head mean? Condition appeared after intercourse and receiving oral sex 5 days ago.

I : I cannot diagnose the cause of the swelling on the head of your penis. Your description might be consistent with balanitis which is an infection of the head of the penis. I recommed that you see your doctor, so that she or he can determine the cause of this swelling. If you do have balanitis your doctor may prescribe medication for you. ...Read more

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What does 90% percentile in infant head circumference mean?

What does 90% percentile in infant head circumference mean?

Relative study: His rating means that 10% of infants at this age have a larger head circumference (size) while 90% are smaller.If the size has increased from 25-50-75-90% over several months it would suggest growth was too rapid.If usually in that range, it just means the kid has a big head.It hasn't bothered me any, except for having trouble finding a helmet/hat that would fit.. ...Read more

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What does eyes rolling up and head shaking in babies mean?

What does eyes rolling up and head shaking in babies mean?

Eyes rolling: When the eyes roll up this could be a normal phenomenon, but with the head shaking I am worried about a possible seizure....See your pediatrician soon.... ...Read more

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I am 31weeks pregnant, went to the doctor for cramps and backpain, babies head was down, not dilated but I am 70% effaced. What does that mean?

I am 31weeks pregnant, went to the doctor for cramps and backpain, babies head was down, not dilated but I am 70% effaced. What does that mean?

Ask your doctor: You should ask your doctor these questions. That's what you are paying for. Also, your insurance company might have a nurse question line. For a baby to come out, you need to be dilated (the cervix where the baby comes out, needs to open from zero to 10 cm or so) and 100% effaced Effaced = cervix was thick, it needs to thin and open so the baby can come out. ...Read more

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Please can I get some advice? Bulging head needs support?

Please can I get some advice? Bulging head needs support?

Unclear!: What do you mean by "bulging head"? Yours or someone elses'? What is causing it? Please ask again and clarify! There's a 150 character limit for your question, including spaces and punctuation, so keep it brief but complete. ...Read more

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I noticed there is two protrude ( small bulging ) on my fore head?

I noticed there is two protrude ( small bulging ) on my fore head?

Cyst: icould be a cyst,like oil gland cyst,or it could be a lipoma,neither is anything to worry about. if they becomes larger,or more noticeable,then you can see a doctor or a surgeon to have them removed. good luck.t ...Read more

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Slipped on ice. Bulge on head. How long it will takr to heal completely ?

Depends: The bulge our your head will probably improve in a week or two. The bigger question is whether you sustained a concussion or head injury. Anyone who hits their head and experiences any symptoms (ie. Headache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting) should be evaluated. Any athlete suspected of having a concussion should not return to sport until cleared by a sports professional. ...Read more

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Slight bulge as wide as a penny, on top of head. Has been there for yrs. Extremely painful, only when slight pressure is applied i.e. when shampooing.

Slight bulge as wide as a penny, on top of head. Has been there for yrs. Extremely painful, only when slight pressure is applied i.e. when shampooing.

Possible cyst: An exam by your primary care can sort this out easily. Please make an appointment soon. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more