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What is the time period for early treatment of encephalitis?

What is the time period for early treatment of encephalitis?

It depends.: There are many different causes of encephalitis; some of these causes have specific treatment and others don't. For anyone with encephalitis, circulatory, respiratory, and nutritional support is vital. ...Read more

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Dr. Chevies Newman
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Premature (Definition)

Very premature is a condition in which a baby is delivered between 28 and 31 weeks' gestation. Depending on how premature, how sick, and how lucky or unlucky a baby is, he can get brain problems, cerebral palsy, blindness, deafness, developmental problems, learning disabilities, severe lung diseases, infection and loss of some intestines, etc... Babies who are only moderately premature usually ...Read more


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What is the incubation period for food poisioning and what is usually the first sign?

What is the incubation period for food poisioning and what is usually the first sign?

Under 24 hr: It usually comes on within 24 hours of eating the food. Vomiting and abdominal pain are most common symptoms. ...Read more

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Which is the average time of treatment for depression, before the discharge?

Which is the average time of treatment for depression, before the discharge?

Depends: This depends on the depth of the depression. If you're referring to inpatient treatment, these days it's generally limited to crisis stabilization of a few days to a week, with referral to outpatient care, or intensive outpatient (iop) program. People are seen in these iop groups for several weeks, but they also have an outpatient psychiatrist and often therapist to work with over time. ...Read more

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What is the incubation period of jra and what are the alternative treatments?

What is the incubation period of jra and what are the alternative treatments?

INCUBATION PER SE IS: A term used when describing an organisms time period between exposure and full blown infectious symptoms. Jra typically can start at any age in a young man or woman, and symptoms are typically full blown joint disease/pain/swelling pretty quickly from onset of disease process. I am sure one of our rheumatology experts will further define this for you. I hope this helps you some. ...Read more

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Need advice on what is the the most common symptoms for the first 2weeks of pregnancy?

Need advice on what is the the most common symptoms for the first 2weeks of pregnancy?

None: Because the 40 week pregnancy counts from your period on. This means that you will not have had conception prior to the 14 day mark (if you have a 28 day period). ...Read more

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What is the usual period of treatment with campral?

What is the usual period of treatment with campral?

6 months: My practice is to see people monthly on it for the first 3 months, making sure they are going to counseling, aa or the appropriate follow up care. I want my patients to have 6 months of solid recovery (no drinking, feeling better, in treatment) before talking about stopping it - that may be a year or more into their treatment. ...Read more

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What is the best early treatment for a stroke?

What is the best early treatment for a stroke?

TPA (alteplase): The best early treatment is tissue plasminogen activator. This drug is given in the vein or artery and can break up the clot plugging the vessel allowing blood flow back to the brain. The sooner it is given, the less damage the patient may suffer. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for late ovulation and a short luteal phase?

What is the  best treatment for late ovulation and a short luteal phase?

Is it a problem?: Why do u feel it needs treatment. That should not affect your ability to get pregnant. If periods are off try the pill but i guess you could artificially lengthen the luteal phase by using a Progesterone for the lat 14 days after ovulation, though it would be Progesterone not coming from the corpus luteum. Gd luc. ...Read more

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What is the incubation period for aids?

What is the incubation period for aids?

HIV infection: This is probably the wrong question. There is no 'incubation' period. If you get infected with HIV you are infected with HIV and must be treated to prevent the immune destruction that leads to aids. Now, from exposure to full on infection is usually a fourteen to twenty-one day process. The new HIV viral tests can be 100% accurate at day 21 or later. ...Read more

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What is the symptoms of early pregnancy before period?

What is the symptoms of early pregnancy before period?

Pregnancy sx: Usually none but could have breast swelling & tenderness, food aversions, nausea. Other sx's that occur in pregnancy include: darkened areolas, thin, white & milky vaginal discharge, fatigue, ^ urination frequency, constipation, bloating, heartburn, backache, cramping, headache, food cravings, ^ sense of smell, enlarged waist, feeling faint/dizzy, mood swings,^ gas, insomnia, gagging & yawning. ...Read more

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What is the cause for a period remaining for 4-5 weeks?

What is the cause for a period remaining for 4-5 weeks?

Gynecologist.: Consistent bleeding for five weeks could lead to anemia. I don't know the cause for your symptoms. Please see your gyncologist. ...Read more

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Need advice on what is the the chance of having a normal period for the first few months of pregnancy?

Need advice on what is the the chance of having a normal period for the first few months of pregnancy?

Chance is 0%: Although bleeding can occur in the first trimester, a period does not occur. ...Read more

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What are the syntoms of HIV at the early stage(i.E 2-3months) please help.

What are the syntoms of HIV at the early stage(i.E 2-3months) please help.

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

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What are the symptoms for a first time pregnancy?

What are the symptoms for a first time pregnancy?

No period: You will not get your period, you may or may not have nausea, tender breasts, etc.. If you are worried do a pg test. If it is neg and you are still worried your obgyn can do a blood pg test which is more sensitive. ...Read more

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What is the course of treatment for a brain aneuyrism?

What is the course of treatment for a brain aneuyrism?

May be variable: Studies suggest that an unruptured aneurysm over 0.9mm in size be considered a possible indication for preventative treatment. A ruptured aneurysm is a neurological emergency, and requires intensive care, and likely surgical treatment. Supportive post-operative care is critical. Medications for complications such as edema, stroke, increased intracranial pressure, seizures important. ...Read more

Dr. Amandeep Kaur
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Encephalitis (Definition)

The encephalon is considered to be the gray matter of the brain. This is where all the neuron cells are located. If an infection sets in to this region it is called an encephalitis. The -itis ending just means inflammation. It is usually virus infections that like to go specifically to the ...Read more


Dr. Thomas Fiala
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Brain Infection (Definition)

Any infection of the brain. Usually called encephalitis, though ...Read more