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2 1 4 days ago
Hello, I had brain surgery to remove a tumor through my nose on Jan. 23, 2017. I just finished antibiotics Biaxin just this past Wednesday for a sinus infection. Stupid and I do mean stupid me used comet with bleach and scrub free spray with bleach together to clean. I have no sense of smell or...
2 1 4 days ago
My husband is taking divalproex DR 125 mg twice a day for seizure activity . He has been on it for about 2 years and is exhibiting some parkinsons like symptoms of tremors and sometimes he can keep his legs still. Is there a connection to this drug that is causing this?
13 1 5 days ago
Hello in the past three weeks I have been experiencing constant pressure on the right side of my head. Also, when I lay on my stomach the pain is more intense and my ears feel clogged. What might this be... Or what tests would be recommended to determine the cause? I ve seen 4 doctors who cannot...
11 1 5 days ago
Hi I have a little dot quarter way up my spine from the bottom that has developed a lump and bruising around it I have been to the doctors two weeks ago and he said it might be something torn and give me cream but not the pain is spreading up my spine and when I bend or touch it it winds me thnks
6 1 5 days ago
I have systematic lupus and discord lupus both diagnosed in1987. Over the years I h a ve used celebrated, exercise and good eating habits to try to control the disease. Over the last three years I have had to retire from my job as a computer engineer. I am struggling with very aggressive...
1 0 5 days ago
I have a herniated disc at L5 S1 which is pinching off left siatic nerve and laying against right siatic nerve plus i have arthritis in the area i have been getting treatment since i found out in October I was recently told that my herniated disc is leaking fluid the mri results did not say...
2 1 5 days ago
Hello I don t understand why I feel like I do I know I have scardosos, I have had 5 neck surgeries over the years, and now I have problems with my lower back pain, which is now going down my legs my arms and hands are weak, I have trouble catching my breath lime today we went and picked...
2 1 5 days ago
Have gone to chiropractor for 13 visits for nerve in neck down to shoulder.Now I can barely walk do to nerve pain in hips and thighs.Have neuopraty and can barely walk with assistance of canes. Who do I need to see and what do you think? Take metformin and other pills- 68 years old
2 1 5 days ago
My upper neck area and head almost feels like it s going to pop or worse randomly throughout the day. I will just bend my head slightly and stop suddenly because it feels like it will pop. There is also a pressure from the back of my head to the front behind my eyes and frontal lobe area. What...
1 0 5 days ago
Hi I m 38 and for over a month I have been seeing a neuologist and went to a ear, nose and throat doctor. The ENT doctor is now sending back to neurologist. It started out with my right side of face going numb, that disappeared now it has left me with aching pain in right temple and a moving...
1 0 5 days ago
I had an episode at work where I was standing at the register and I blacked out but did not fall to the ground but when I came to I was resting my head on my hand and my body was shaking and so were my legs. I went to the ER but they did not find anything. Just wondering what might have caused...
1 0 5 days ago
I have no concentration at all ! My patience is terrible ! The other day I had some food cooking and the tub water running for my son ! My tub ended up running over because I forgot about it and ended up doing other things !! I just can t seem to stay on top of anything not get anything done !!...
1 0 Fri, 15 Sep 2017
Yes I am 7 weeks post op from spinal reduction and spinal fusion surgery from T11 thru L5. I have noticed a lump to left of the incision on my back and was told by the PA that is the hardware. Is that normal? I am not a thin person. 5 feet about 160 lbs
1 0 Fri, 15 Sep 2017
I have an acoustic neuroma and have had unsuccessful surgery to remove it and also gamma knife surgery with no success to remove because of its entanglement in facial nerves. In the past few month my balance has become increasingly worse . What other treatment is available for me ? I have also...
1 0 Fri, 15 Sep 2017
Hi my father had a knee replacement and he received the spinal epidural after he came home he gets cold and hot and he s been on the same med s and his foot gets cold and numb sometimes he can t stand a sock on. Could you please give me a answer m
1 0 Fri, 15 Sep 2017
Hello, I have questions about concussions. My husband had 3 concussions so far. All of these being 6 months within each other. He suffers from short term memory loss(forgetting where he put his toothbrush, forgetting where he put his keys at times, completely forgetting events, etc) ,seeing spots...
7 1 Thu, 14 Sep 2017
Hi my father had trouble in talking yesteday i took him to neurophysican we had mri brain results are as below 1 Right parietal white matter acute lacunar infarct 2 pareietal white matter leukoarosis 3 right temporoparietal small hemorrhagic areas can you tell us what this means and also...
1 0 Thu, 14 Sep 2017
My mother was diagnosed with Parkinson s several years ago while in her late 50 s/early 60 s, but then a few years ago the neurologist withdrew the diagnosis because she did not have cog-wheel rigidity. His new diagnosis, benign essential tremors, but is still treating with Levadopa/Carbedopa. My...
1 0 Thu, 14 Sep 2017
Hello sir, My mother inlaw had accident befor three months and she had spine enjury after this she take a bad rest of 1 and half months and now she is ok BUT after 4-5 days of accident she can not able to eat anything at that time we think this happened due to bad rest but now after 3 months...
1 0 Thu, 14 Sep 2017
Four months ago my sister in law had a headache, lost conciseness, her vision became blurry and the toes on her right foot began to curl. We took her to the hospital and they did every test imaginable and did not come up with a diagnoses. The best they could come up with is that she had a fall 2...
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