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What Does End Stage Organ Failure Mean
Drank wine bottle almost daily for past few years, now stopped. Blood tests for organ functions was normal. Does this mean no serious damage done?
Varies widely with: the individual yet correct, one of more organ system functions become so compromised that staying alive becomes increasingly fragile and any number of otherwise easily handled variables result in death. Additionally, with awareness of ?ing debility, decreasing options, often pain with very advanced disease, the internal will to live fades & dying appears the better option. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm just wondering, if you have a fatty liver does that mean that your liver is going into organ failure?
What number of organ and other process in human body.it means total number of process are in human body ?
THERE ARE BOOKS-: -that answer that. essentially you need to memorize the Creb's Cycle. its all there, Google it! ...Read more
Did an ultrasound, and doc said that appendix was upside down, and over another organ. What could that mean, upside down? Is is dangerous?
Organ Donor: It means that petrson agreed and lsited to donate organs in case of sudden death. ...Read more
Dad is a diabetic. He said the doctors says he has perfect organ function. Does this mean they tested for all diabetes-associated complications?
Maybe (not) . . .: I have no way of determining what was (not) tested. Ideally, diabetics should see their Ophthalmologist at least once yearly. Podiatrist can provide foot care if family doc notes loss of sensation (monofilament test). Cardiologists would assess heart function, of course. Family docs can monitor blood pressure, A1c, cholesterol & urine microalbumin:creatinine ratio. So did he get all this done? ...Read more
Organ shut down: If your mother has end stage renal disease and is on chronic hemodialysis (d), the answer is no. If you mom has acute renal failure due to low blood pressure, there is a chance that she can develop multi-organ failure. You should ask her doctors that question, as they know her case better and can give you a more informed answer to your question. ...Read more
What is the meaning of groin? Is this means the part join legs to the reproductive organ near bottom of the abdomen?
Groin: The groin is the region of the lower abdominal wall near the upper thigh region. ...Read more
I'm 34. I just terminated a pregnancy due to trisomy 21 and imminent heart failure. Can i still have a healthy baby or does this mean my chances r low?
How many diagnostic codes are there? How many that have to with heart, stroke, diabetes, end stage renal, and organ transplants and cancer.
End stage liver failure dnr, hospice. Vitals low past month.. Pulse high an BP low jaundice what does this mean?
End stage liver dis: This does not sound encouraging. End stage liver suggests the buildup of toxins in the blood. Probably poor liver synthetic function with fluid leaving blood vessels and into the surrounding tissues and peritoneal space, hence the low blood pressure and high pulse rate. It is hard to say how long this condition can last......... ...Read more
If my mother, grandma and sister had severe pelvic organ prolapse following vaginal birth, does it mean that i will too? Should I have c-sec?
Personal choice: Pregnancy and not just delivery method impacts pelvic support. A study done at madigan army medical center several years ago demonstrated evidence of prolapse from the first OB appointment to the time of delivery. Unfortunately, a cesarean section will not necessarily prevent pelvic prolapse. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Can vaginal bleeding mean cancer or a problem with an organ? I am also constipated, have muscle and joint pain and headaches for 3+ weeks. Why?
More info needed: Vaginal bleeding can be normal( menses ) or abnormal. Factors to consider are your stage in life( age and menopausal status) and the timing and character of the bleeding . Your gynecologist will want to take a history, perform an examination and order appropriate tests to sort this out. ...Read more
Gyn doctor only, what's partial hysterectomy? Does it mean that uterus is left/cut in half ? I have fibroids which needs surgery & want to my organ.
Misnomer: Most people assume a complete hysterectomy includes removing the ovaries with the uterus. However, a complete hysterectomy is simply the removal of the entire uterus. The ovaries are not part of the uterus and if they are to be removed they are listed separately as "removal of tubes and ovaries" or as "salpingo-oophorectomy" in addition the the comlete hysterectomy. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Not a guarantee: But it is certainly doing what you can to help ensure that outcome. ...Read more
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