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What is the best treatment for abnormal growth of feet?

What is the best treatment for abnormal growth of feet?

???: How do you define abnormal? You are going to have to provide a more detailed question. ...Read more

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What happens if an HPV virus is found inside the penis and urethra, what is the treatment my urologist should recommend?

What happens if an HPV virus is found inside the penis and urethra, what is the treatment my urologist should recommend?

Here are ...: If wart is seen and confirmed at urethral meatus, I would get rid of it and see. In 4 weeks, take a look at the treated site; then, I may take a look into the distal part of urethra with a small scope (rarely needed) to assure no lesion. If lesion is seen, intraurethral application of 5-FU cream gingerly as instructed may be tried, not without a price, i.e., side effects. For details, ask Doc ... ...Read more

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What is the cause of blood in your stool is that normal for a 50 year old male and what is the cure?

What is the cause of blood in your stool is that normal for a 50 year old male and what is the cure?

Needs evaluating: Bleeding hemorrhoids are a common cause but advise you see a gastroenterologist. At your age colon cancer screening should be performed anyway and this consult should answer your question. ...Read more

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What is the term for the entire female genital area?

What is the term for the entire female genital area?

OGFE: Organa genitalia externa feminina refers to the the entire female genital area including pubic area, inner & outer labia, clitoris, urethral and vaginal openings. Latter 2 are referred to as introitus. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for skin changes at the labia cause by yeast infection?

What is the best treatment for skin changes at the labia cause by yeast infection?

Yeast infection: Most symptoms will recede rapidly with resolution of the infection. Many of the topical preparations of anti-fungal also contain a topical steroid preparation which will help to reduce the inflammation. ...Read more

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What causes cyclic Thrombocytopenia in adult male? what is the treatment for it? what's the prognosis

What causes cyclic Thrombocytopenia in adult male?  what is the treatment for it? what's the prognosis

Dont rule out binges: The official line is it is of unknown cause. But the cases Ive seen, the person periodically did something bad that lowered platelets involving too much of a drug of abuse or two little food. Ignoring this.... http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9395191 immune rejection drugs might help ...Read more

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How to heal ulcer in the genital/inner thigh region for a female. Are the over-the-counter creams. What are the causes if STD is ruled out. Thank you.

How to heal ulcer in the genital/inner thigh region for a female. Are the over-the-counter creams. What are the causes if STD is ruled out. Thank you.

Many options: You can certainly try over the counter antibiotics but without a diagnosis, you won't know what you could be treating. You should see your primary care doc, a dermatologist, or an obgyn. Good luck. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for breasts on males?

What is the best treatment for breasts on males?

Get a DR check: Also called " gynecomastia" is more common than most people realize. Men who are overweight, genetic factors, endocrine factors are only a few reasons. See a doctor who knows how to treat this. Call their office and ask before you set up the appointment. Not all doctors treat this or know how to do a through workup. ...Read more

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Herpes in the anus causes bleeding, what is the best treatment for this?

Herpes in the anus causes bleeding, what is the best treatment for this?

Treat the herpes: It's unusual to get anal bleeding from herpes, but if it's clear that's the cause, then treating the herpes (acyclovir, valacyclovir, famciclovir) is the solution. ...Read more

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What is the best female urination device?

What is the best female urination device?

What & why...?: Being best means the only one in the pack, and a device is meant to help correct one does not like. Based on these common senses, what is your specific concerns in urination? Knowing such will help to know what you may need and what you would like to accomplish. Hence, to do the related things correctly, follow instructions in http://www.formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html. Best wish... ...Read more

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I've had folliculitis in the vaginal area for years now, what is the best treatment for the scarring and itch it has created?

I've had folliculitis in the vaginal area for years now, what is the best treatment for the scarring and itch it has created?

Stop shaving?: If you have been shaving the area, stop. That may be the main problem, perhaps the only problem. If pubic area hair control remains important, consider a hair removal cream instead. If not shaving, other factors may be important -- for example, you may be carrying virulent staph or strep. If you haven't yet seen a dermatologist, consider it now. She or he should be able to sort this out. Good luck ...Read more

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What's the most natural treatment for female genital cutting?

What's the most natural treatment for female genital cutting?

I don't know if you: Are referring to treatment of freshly mutilated female genitalia or if you are referring complications from previous surgery such as severe chronic pain, urinary retention, urinary tract infections, keloid scars, strictures, fistula, incontinence, infertility, painful intercourse, painful periods, neuroma, recurrent infections, septicemia, transmission of hepatitis, tetanus & hiv. There is no 1. ...Read more

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What is the best non-surgical treatment for slightly loose facial skin for a woman 40 yrs old. ?

What is the best non-surgical treatment for slightly loose facial skin for a woman 40 yrs old. ?

Facial Skin : New fractional laser resurfacing laser skin tightening techniques are a great improvement. By fractionating or breaking up the laser into many small beams, untreated areas are left to speed healing and complications are less common. The new fractional resurfacing techniques also can go deeper into the dermis to firm up the deeper collagen and elastin layers. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for penis blisters?

What is the best treatment for penis blisters?

Penis lesions: You should examined by your doctor; many lesions can be an std and other treatments may be needed. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for genital herpes, is it curable?

Genital herpes: Herpes is a viral infection. After initial infection as the blisters go away, the virus goes into "hiding" in a nerve cell. It can come out again, particularly if a person is under stress or his/her immune system is low. It can be contagious even when rash is not present. There is no cure for genital herpes but it is treatable. Famcyclovir and valacyclovir are used to treat episodes of herpes. ...Read more

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I have genital warts and have been prescribed warticon solution. I was wondering if this is the best treatment? And will they go away forever?

I have genital warts and have been prescribed warticon solution. I was wondering if this is the best treatment? And will they go away forever?

First step: This treatemnt can irradicate genital warts, but recurrence can be high. Best to see your doctor for not only effective treatment, but proper follow up. ...Read more

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Hello, I would like to know the best treatment for genital warts and the percentage of recurrence with that treatment?

Several options: No treatment for warts is 100% effective all the time. The most reliable is surgical removal or cautery, but usually not practical or necessary. ~70% get good responses with podofilox, sinechatechins, imiquimod, or cryotherapy (freezing). If first Rx doesn't work within 4 weeks, switch to another. With all these, 10-20% have recurrence within a few weeks, but re-treatment usally works well. ...Read more

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What's the best treatment for inflamed dermatitis in the genital area. It's worst after intercourse .

What's the best treatment  for inflamed dermatitis  in the genital area. It's worst  after intercourse .

First: I would try something gentle like over the counter Hydrocortisone . Also try to figure out what is causing the irritation and eliminate that. If that does not work you will need to see the doc for a better diagnosis and prescription management. ...Read more

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What's the most natural treatment for female genital cutting?

I don't know if you: Are referring to treatment of freshly mutilated female genitalia or if you are referring complications from previous surgery such as severe chronic pain, urinary retention, urinary tract infections, keloid scars, strictures, fistula, incontinence, infertility, painful intercourse, painful periods, neuroma, recurrent infections, septicemia, transmission of hepatitis, tetanus & hiv. There is no 1. ...Read more

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Please tell me how long it takes for to heal up and look normal after treatment of genital warts?

Please tell me how long it takes for to heal up and look normal after treatment of genital warts?

Depends : There are several different treatments available. Freezing typically takes 7-10 days to heal acid-type treatments takes 7-10 days as well. Topical creams, like aldara, (imiquimod) have to be used for longer periods (weeks or months) and can result in irrititation. ...Read more

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Is Photodynamic therapy a good treatment option for genital warts? If so how much is the general cost and recurrence in females after treatment

Is Photodynamic therapy a good treatment option for genital warts? If so how much is the general cost and recurrence in females after treatment

Photo Rx/warts: Genital warts are caused by viruses, and application of podophyllin by a healthcare provider usually will eradicate them. Phototherapy is not generally used to "cure" genital warts, and is an unnecessary expense for this purpose. Diluted solutions of podophyllin are inexpensive and very effective. Ask your healthcare provider. ...Read more

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Does masturbation during TB treatment can cause TB to spread in female genital organs or does TB cause infertility if masturbate during treatment?

Does masturbation during TB treatment can cause TB to spread in female genital organs or does TB cause infertility if masturbate during treatment?

No: Masturbation will have no effect on TB. It will not cause it to spread. TB can spread from the lungs to the fallopian tubes through the blood stream. If there is TB in the tubes, it could cause infertility. ...Read more

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Is it normal for skin on the head of the penis to turn white and wrinkly(slight pain)after genital wart treatment? I´ve been applying Podophyllotoxin

Is it normal for skin on the head of the penis to turn white and wrinkly(slight pain)after genital wart treatment? I´ve been applying Podophyllotoxin

Here are some ...: What you've observed on the glans penis is normally expected but unique since the healing ability widely varies, evolves, and matures over a variable duration among the life of all individuals. So, time & patience are what you need. If still anxious, seek timely evaluation & counseling. ...Read more

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What is the best medicine for preventing nausea/vomiting due to radiation therapy of the pelvis?

What is the best medicine for preventing nausea/vomiting due to radiation therapy of the pelvis?

The one that works : The best medicine will be the one that works for you. There are plenty of antimausea medication- from compazine, reglan, phenergan, (promethazine) ondansetron, steroids etc. Ginger also can help prevent/treat nausea. The most important here is for you to be proactive - take it before you vomit. Once you vomit- it will be hard for you to swallow any medication. Talk to your doc to give you any of the above. ...Read more

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What is a good treatment if a cleaning acid contacted male genitals (scrotum)?

What is a good treatment if a cleaning acid contacted male genitals (scrotum)?

Here are some...: The care for what you reported would depend on the degree and area of "burned" by cleaning acid as well as personal coping ability. General measures include: 1. copious irrigation with sterile saline or sterile water especially for first degree, 2. keep the affected area as dry and clean as possible, 3. take oral pain killer to ease pain as needed, etc. If in second degree, seek evaluation & ... ...Read more

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Is it possible to have acne on the genitals? If so what is the treatment?

Is it possible to have acne on the genitals? If so what is the treatment?

Possible: It is possible to have acne anywhere there is hair. However, you may wish to have the lesions examined by a doctor to rule out other issues, like ingrown hair, herpes infection or hair follicle infection. ...Read more

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I have ear mites that I got rid of from my right ear and then they migrated to left ear and genitals and rear end. What is kwell (lindane)? What is treatment?

I have ear mites that I got rid of from my right ear and then they migrated to left ear and genitals and rear end.  What is kwell (lindane)? What is treatment?

Kwell (lindane): Lindane is a pharmaceutical treatment for lice and scabies. This medication should be prescribed by a health care provider and it needs to be used correctly to avoid any adverse or serious side effects. Get an exam and treatment with proper medication, instructions will follow. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Least painful treatment for genital warts?

Destruction: Genital warts are from type 6 & 11 human papillomavirus infection. They are the most common sexually transmitted disease & must be destroyed to treat. This includes treatment with topical medications, as well as laser ablation, excision & removal or freezing. There is a 30% chance of recurrence with this type of infection. The last painful is probably topical trichloroacetic acid, which still hurt. ...Read more

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Why are my genital warts turning yellow after treatment?

Why are my genital warts turning yellow after treatment?

Warts are treated: Treated warts typically turn a lighter color afterwards because the cells have been killed. These dead cells will typically slough off within a week. Often, providers have women follow up in a week or two, and will treat the wart again if the entire wart is not gone. ...Read more

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Can I know more about genital earts and herpes, the causes and treatment.Thanks.?

Yes: Warts are caused by hpv (human papilloma virus) and can cause thickened growths...Warts. These can be treated by freezing, applying medicines, or even cutting them out. Herpes is also a virus but causes painful blisters and ulcers. There are antiviral meds to help with herpes, but usually neither of these are completely "curable.". ...Read more

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