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5 1 13 hours ago
Hi I ve literally just nearly passed out whilst cleaning my teeth! I have felt fine all day, so this sudden feeling is a little worrying. I now feel very sick and have a high pitched tone in my ear (comes and goes - again this has just come on tonight). I am currently lying quietly on my bed but...
11 1 13 hours ago
My 14 year old daughter keeps passing out. She gets dizzy, clammy, starts sweating profusely and then she says everything turns black. This all happens when she exerts herself like in gym class. Her gym teacher says that she becomes unresponsive and her pupils get very dilated. She s had a holter...
6 1 13 hours ago
I recently fractured my L4 vertebrae. I have osteoporosis. I am a 68 yr. old man. I have had other fractures in the spine in the past that have healed. I have been pretty sedentary for about 3 months. My lower leg and foot are really swollen and red (LEFT). Twice the size of the right foot. But...
6 1 14 hours ago
Recently i skid from my bike and sprained my neck along with some minor injuries. The neck sprain was low on that day later it became severe for 2 days. now i only has a small feeling of it. but the real problem is since that day i has this slight Headache (not much just a feeling) at the base of...
94 1 14 hours ago
As per my mother s C.T SCAN Report 1-Hypodense area seen in left CORONA RADIATA region. 2-both lateral and 3rd ventricles are normal with septum in mid line. 3-basal cisterns,sylvian fissure and cortical sulci are normal. 4-both cerebellar hemisphere are normal. 5-region of brain stem is normal...
6 1 14 hours ago
Hi Im lem from province of Philippines, i dont know what kind of seizure i have, since 2008 im taking medicine twice a day valparin xr, and still seizure still remain, however before every seizure , i can acknowledge and determine the occurence, my question is, until when my valparin should be...
9 1 14 hours ago
Hallow Doctor? I have been diagnosed with Bell s Palsy 5days ago and have been taking the steriods but there is no change though am supposed to continue the treatment for another 5 days. Is there any other treatment that I can get apart from the one am getting?
12 1 14 hours ago
Iam Dr..Ashok chatterjee,from India after sudden Epistaxis (profuse bleeding ) without any symtoms with B.P-130/80 get C.T scan of Head it was diagnosed Small lipoma(7mmX4mm) in falx cerebri posteriorly ,mind D.N.S to right with sinusitis.Advice my treatment.Now I am fine no problem .since last 1...
6 1 14 hours ago
Hi the back of my head and mainly neck hurts when I sit up or stand its not a headackes as such more like a dull ack I haven t been in any accident I was told it could be a tention headackes but I m not stressed out I m a 31 year old male from the uk please help me YYYY@YYYY
13 1 14 hours ago
On the advise of my doctor I got a MRI (Brain Plain) done. The result shows Hyperintense foci on T2W and FLAIR in bifrontal deep medullary white matter . I am 62 and am on asprin, nitrates and medicine for BP for last 18 years. What does the finding mean? and what more I should do to treat this?...
6 1 14 hours ago
i got up this am and went to the bathroom came back to bed and had the biggest spinning feeling it was harsh the room spun fast and hard as if i was on a roller coaster it stopped sat up then laid back down and it was back. now i just am not right slight headache shoulders and neck hurt and just...
11 1 14 hours ago
I am suffering with severe pain from post heroic neurology. And have continued on and off pain from back surgery (L4/L5 and S1 fusion). Diilaudin was given to me when I was in hospital mid August for 8 days when I was in so much pain and vomiting and then dehydrates; and my blood pressure was...
11 1 14 hours ago
I had a MUA for a frozen shoulder last Thursday. I m at home doing the passive motion chair exercises 6-8 hrs a day. Don t go back for FOLLOW-up visit till Sept 4th. Started onto ing these sharp, tingling pains in ny neck maybe 2 days ago. They won t stop. Could this MUA have caused a pinched...
10 1 14 hours ago
I have been trying to figure out why my legs are hurting so much, about an 8-10. Also my knees are hurting and are swollen all the time lately and are week, they give out a lot. I m recoding from thoriac back surgery, my surgeon cut a couple of chunks out and straightened my spine then fused from...
13 1 14 hours ago
I have had diabetic neuropathy for almost three years now. It has gotten progressively worse even though I keep my sugar levels under control. I am on meds for the tingling and pain and it usually works well. Lately though I have been doing some stumbling and my thighs ache and throb before my...
9 1 14 hours ago
Hello, I have a friend who has the following symptoms: a) Feels pressure in his head. b) Has sensitivity to vibrations: Vibrations aggravate pressure. Sensitivity to vibrations when driving a car. c) Head is very sensitive to the touch. d) Some dizziness when moving the head. My friend has seen...
5 1 14 hours ago
I have just noticed a long indentation in my skull on the top about a quarter to half inch wide and about six inches long. I am diagnosed with Sjogrens and distal tubular renal acidosis. Lately my skin and hair has been very dry. Iam not sure if the indentation is related and can find very little...
6 1 14 hours ago
I am just not myself lately. I been doing things that s just not like me. My head feels funny sometimes like its floating. I catch myself just not paying attention to the present and I forget something or lose something in 2 or 3 minutes then totally forget.
7 1 14 hours ago
Hello Do the following if the child has microcephaly. And a few percent chance mental retardation. bpd:43mm ofd:53mm hc:150.8mm cm:4.7mm tcd:17mm ventriculum atrium:5.6mm tad:48mm apad:46mm ac:147.7mm fl:32mm humerus:32mm age of fetus:21week+5days estimated fetal weight hadlock(bpd-hc-ac-fl):313g...
5 1 14 hours ago
My wife had a large quarter plus sized lump at the base of her skull. It has lasted for about 9 days gradually getting smaller and is now about the size of a dime. Since that time she has nonstop severe painful headaches, is nauseous, unable to hold food down, has on and off numbness/tingling in...
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