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What Things Affect The Chances Of Getting Kyphosis
When viewing the human spine from the side, there are usually three natural curvatures. The neck and low back have a curvature with the con cavity backward, this is known as lordosis; and the mid back has a curve with the concavity anteriorly, this is known as s kyphosis. When an elderly lady has an increase "hump" in this curvature in the mid back we call ...Read more
Trauma: The most common cause of hemothorax is either blunt (e.G automobile accidents, falls, assault), or penetrating trauma to the chest (knife, gunshot, stabbed by a unicorn or gored by a rhinoceros). Rarely, hemothorax occurs when vessels in the chest are injured in the course of chest surgery or less invasive procedures done to drain fluid from, or biopsy something, in the chest. ...Read more
Some causes are....: Mitral valve prolapse, destruction of valve structure by degeneration or infection, heart attack and scar disrupting the conical shape of the heart or tearing the tethers of the mitral valve, enlargement and weakness of heart muscle and delayed conduction of electrical impulse from the upper chamber to the lower chamber of the heart and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy tugging at the valve. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Many: Coughing up blood is related to many factors- what is causing the cough, the chronicity and frequency of the cough as well as any changes in blood clotting or bleeding. Coughing up blood can be a very serious problem and should be evaluated by a physician. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What is the likelihood of stress affecting my period? And what are the chances of getting pregnant from pre-ejaculation?
Here are some...: Stress-related period irregularity has been not infrequently discussed, but this odd may widely vary among people due to their different personal tolerance and resilience to cope with stress. As to pre-cum induced pregnancy, it is almost next to zero. But still do HPT in a wk after missing period & repeat it in another wk if the first is (-) & still in doubt for no contraceptive is 100% success. ...Read more
2 out os 100,000: Cervical cancer in the early 20s is very rare. However, these are the years when, depending upon number of sexual partners, you will be exposing yourself the the virus that causes cervical cancer later in life. It is best to be very selective in your intimacy. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
BACK STRAIN NO 4ever: A back strain is just that: a tear in the back musculature due to acute injury. Fortunately muscle strains usually heal very well without any complication. All that is required is rest, ice and/or heat (30 min. On/30 min. Off), back stretches, back excercises, tens unit, physical therapy or chiropractic care. There is a low chance of permanent problem otherwise we all would have 'back issues'. ...Read more
1/50,000: 1/50, 000.Get a more detailed answer ›
No problem: The vast majority of patients who have scoliosis can have normal pregnancies. The one thing that is sometimes different is it can sometimes be technically difficult to get an epidural, particularly if you have a lot of rotation in your curve. Thank you for the question. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
10 to 15% per cycle: The conception rate is about 10 to 15% per unprotected cycle. That means that 85 to 90% will not conceive in any one cycle. ...Read more
Decreases it.: If you mean later, once you are off of the pill - it does not decrease ones future fertility potential. Other factors do - if someone is older, say 39 years or older - then it can be harder to conceive; other medical conditions, obesity can all negatively impact fertility. When you are actively taking the pill with 'perfect' use, the chance of getting pregnant is only 1-2%. ...Read more
Depends: That depends on the chances of getting bitten by a deer tick, which in turn depends on where you live, whether you're spending much time outdoors in places with ticks, and what you're doing and wearing while you're there. ...Read more
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