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7 0 Mon, 25 Apr 2016
a few nights ago i got really light headed and dizzy following me collapsing and my friends said my eyes started moving as if i was about to have a seizure since then i have been having headaches located mostly on the back right side of my head. what could be causing this?
10 1 Mon, 25 Apr 2016
Hit my head on the wall the other night in the middle of the night. Went back to sleep but in the morning(yesterday) had headache and then throughout the day became very weak. I felt weird, like this high feeling all day I had nausea, numbness in legs and arms and very weak to move off the couch....
7 1 Mon, 25 Apr 2016
I have two wks of chiropractic and two wks of p.t. Im still having severe back/cervical with pain down rt arm mote shoulder and thumb. Pain is burning constant and some shooting pain. Its not relieving even with neurotic, ibuprofen n bacoflen. My MRI shows Rt paracentral/osteophyte complex/ disc...
5 1 Mon, 25 Apr 2016
hello, pt has bleeding on the brain can t drill to relieve pressure they say. like in a coma state but he has tears in his eyes running down his face when talk to him but doesn t move , feels his hand squeese your finger once in a while not a strong grip. nurses says its not a anurisom not a...
5 1 Mon, 25 Apr 2016
My father n law had a surgery about 10 years ago, replacing all veins from top of leg to foot. Although that surgery has done well the doctors have had him on blood thinner ever since. Just recently he has gone to hospital with severe headache and they found a subarachnoid hemorrhage in the...
5 1 Mon, 25 Apr 2016
Hi there my name is sarah giddins, i had a baby 4 months ago and ever since i have suffered with dizziness. I havd been to the doctors quite a few times and have given me loads of types of pills but nothing is working. The current pill they have prescribed me at the moment has given me an ear...
6 1 Mon, 25 Apr 2016
5 weeks ago I had surgery to repair a torn tendon (perenous longus) in ankle & the doc also flattened my foot due to high arches. I have been non weight bearing. The bottom of my foot is still numb & feels like pins & needles & the top is still really tight & sore. Is massaging both areas ok? Do...
5 1 Mon, 25 Apr 2016
My hands hurt most of the time especially on my left hand with the pain mostly in my middle and ring fingers the pain shoots down my arm to my elbow I can t make a fist or bend my fingers or hand back hardly. My right hand has trouble gripping things. And also in my left foot sonetimes my toes...
4 1 Mon, 25 Apr 2016
Hello. Two weeks ago I was on a bus. To stand up, I yanked myself up by one arm in one fasts motion and hit my head on the ceiling of the bus. I did not feel well immediately, but my pupils were not abnormal. I believe I may have had a concussion because I have numerous before and I was dizzy,...
7 1 Mon, 25 Apr 2016
Hi, I m 27 years old. When I Was 12, I had a Brain surgery cause I Was diagnosed with a Brain tumor On my left side. I recently had an MRI, and it says I have abnormal signal in The Right masteroid cells. I ve been looking For information, but don t seem to understand it. Could you explain it to...
6 1 Mon, 25 Apr 2016
Dear Mr.Doctor, I m writing to you to ask for your kind help.Thanks for your patiently read. My father was diagnosed with brain atrophy three months ago.The midst of sadness,it hasn t been very serious.Hospital said that my father has a sixty-year-old man s brain although he was only 45.He always...
5 1 Mon, 25 Apr 2016
I had CSF Leak in December after having an acoustic neuroma removed 8 days earlier. I had surgery to repair it, but I still have a slight drip from my nose. I do suffer from seasonal allergies, but prior to surgery, I never had anything drip from my nose. It feels like my nose bleeds all the...
5 1 Mon, 25 Apr 2016
My 4 year client has a history of seazures but I never saw him have one until last fall when he began more physical activity. He now knocks down blocks, pushes a toy car or a ball away. Prior to this he was just a spectator. Could this increased activity be causing the frequent activity? They are...
9 2 Mon, 25 Apr 2016
could peritonitis cause meningitis which then caused encephalitis? my husband just recently had a heart valve replaced and the surgeon told me he had had peritonitis at some time. he had meningitis and encephalitis which they never found what caused the meningitis but said the meningitis caused...
8 2 Mon, 25 Apr 2016
I have been diagnosed w arnold chiari malformation and am suffering from symptoms how is this treated and will it progress as i get older right now i have dizzy spells, pain in back arms and legs, speech problems and also loose my voice (horse alot)
5 0 Mon, 25 Apr 2016
I have mild spinal canal stenosis at L4-5 due to posterior annular bulging, accented be ligament hypertrophy. I also have left foraminal encroachment at L5-S1 due to fibrosis and disc protrusion. The doctor said he could fix the stenosis problem and it should take care of my pain. I have read...
9 2 Mon, 25 Apr 2016
Hi....i have had problems with my lower back over the years and it is now giving me much grief. Along with the lower back, i am having severe pain there and in the middle back as well. It also goes down to my left groin and in my bottom too. The pain also radiates down my left leg along the side...
11 0 Mon, 25 Apr 2016
Hi, I have a concern, I fell in Feb and had a concussion, worker s comp listed me at MMI in November- I am still having memory issues as well as balance issues, my personal health insurance will not treat me because it was a worker s comp injury. Any suggestions ? Thanks My employer let me go,...
10 1 Mon, 25 Apr 2016
I had a brain hemerage and while in intensive care my EVD was dropped on the floor and recontect with the use of sterile wipes. I contracted Morganell morganii and had to face another operation to save my life, which I now have hydrochlus could this be linked and is this infection common.
13 2 Mon, 25 Apr 2016
My son has neurofibromatosis and many tumors of the spinal cord. One is C2 and was operated on, but not eliminated, but merely made the place not pressed brain. Is there anything that could stop the growth of tumors. How should I live, so as not to harm.
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