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7 1 7 hours ago
hi I have MRI of lumbar spine, the result is 1)sacralization of l5, 2)diffuse disc bulge at the l4,l5 disc space with mild degenerative facet joint disease bilaterally,3)small right paracentral disc herniation at the l3,l4 disc space, 4) 4.5-cm oval lesion seen in the visualized left kidney,...
2 0 7 hours ago
I have a pain that starts on my left side in my syiacted that goes down my leg to my toes. I have had this pain since July 24th after I strain my lower back. I have seen my medical doctor and she prescribed gabapentin 100mg three times a day and I also take two ibuprofen every four hours. I also...
6 1 7 hours ago
I have been diagnosed with meningism, I have a severe stiff neck, headache, swelled glands underneath my chin, dizzy, light sensitive, lightly nauseated. He prescribed muscle relaxer and tramadol. is this contagious and what else can I do for treatment. it has been 2 days and no relief. I am 60...
8 1 7 hours ago
A gallon of water fell on the right side of my head. I began having small seizures and a year later I had my first grandma seizure. I had no history of previous seizures prior to this (I was 50 years old at the time). A doctor who did not exam me but read my medical report said that was not...
13 1 7 hours ago
For the past 4 days I ve been feeling a tight, muscle strain feeling in my forehead. It feels like I m constantly straining to raise my eyebrows and my forehead and eyes will not relax. Any idea what may be the cause of this? Thank you for your help. Rebecca
4 1 7 hours ago
hi ... I am 23 years old and 35 weeks pregnant with my 3rd child, yesterday I had an episode, I was feeling well but all of a sudden I felt extremely dizzy and lightheaded, I felt extremely weak as well and my right arm started shaking uncontrolably. I was having a hard time breathing as well,...
6 1 8 hours ago
The past couple of days when I move just right or if I lie down and am facing up I get really bad motion sickness. My surroundingss spin out of control and I feel drunk like. I ve been on yhe tired side lately and also stressed out max. What is going on?
4 1 8 hours ago
diffuse disc bulge and mild to moderate ligamentum flavum tickening is seen at L4/L5 level, causing significant concentric central canal and lateral recess stenosis, anteroposterior thecal sac dimension at this level is 4.5mm with significant crowding of caudal equine nerve roots within it
6 1 8 hours ago
I have been feeling light headed today and when bending over to tee a golf ball, nearly passed out within 5-10 seconds. It would take me 20-30 seconds to recover. BP 123/68 pulse 80 and oxygen level at 98. What could the problem be. Currently on Qsymia 7.5 mg per day and blood pressure meds. 50...
6 1 8 hours ago
My boyfriend has been receiving antibiotics thru a pic line for 11 days due to an infection in his spine. They took fluid from his spine in an area from his MRI. He is not getting better. He runs a fever every night & pain runs up his spine to his neck. He has problems turning his neck. The...
3 1 8 hours ago
I am 59 yr. old female. Have always been healthy, but over last 6 mos. to a year, have been experiencing back pain/soreness in lower spine, radiating to right leg. Usually it gets better during the day (I take a naproxen and an aspirin every morning and use a heating pad for 30 minutes or so,...
5 0 1 day ago
Recently I have been experiencing tingling in my hands and now my feet while lying in bed trying to sleep. I had a sharp pain in my left foot last night that woke me suddenly form my sleep. It was quite uncomfortable and painful. I first thought it may of been a pinched nerve but my symptoms...
4 0 1 day ago
I had to go to er because I was thinking I had a stroke and then head was hurting so bad I was cry it had never hurt like that now my feet are swelling and the first day I went to er my bp was 200 over 120 never have I had any problems with bp and now I cant use the bathroom to do#2 and now my...
4 0 1 day ago
Didn t see animal, came from above and struck me on top of the head. The pain was awful. The top of my head was sore for weeks and is still tender. thought it was a bee sting but i didnt see what Hit me it hit harder than what i would have thought a bee would hit. I will not Rule out it being a...
2 0 1 day ago
Hi. I am a 45 year old female. I exercise regularly and eat healthily and although I do smoke I consider myself to be physically fit. Over the last couple of months myself and others have noticed that my head shakes and I have no control when it happens. It happens pretty much every day now. I...
10 1 1 day ago
getting over a pinched nerve. little to no discomfort in left knee (finally). Been icing, stretching and massaging. A friend gave me 6 Nediclon (round yellow pills with no markings - but packet says Nediclon - 100mgs. Should I take them...or trash? thank you, Harry
7 1 1 day ago
respected sir my father 63old. he is posted surgery two times due to craniopheningioma in jubilee mission hs in thrissur. then Dr decide to radiotherappy.. at last now father is totally dis order and he is almost deppressed.. now 12/08/14 father is admitted in same hospital... sir any solution...
8 1 1 day ago
44 y/o male 95kg (212 pounds, 5 11 (1.8 m) I have severe memory problems both long and short term, problem concentrating, constant lightheaded, constant dizzy feeling, problems walking. Sudden onset after an emergency visit diagnosed with Transient Global Amnesia (had stroke symptoms).... MRI...
8 1 1 day ago
Dear sir, I am@65,by chaild hood i had polio at 2years.paralised boath lower limbs&muscals,bones,nuroves, weakness all over body.Now on 14-4-14 i had fractured in right hip neck joint,and replaced on19-4-14 by surgery.Now i am slowly walking by waker on that time i am pain around...
6 1 1 day ago
I tend to drink too much water or juice at a short period of time it makes me very heavy loss of memory the fluid just sit in my stomach as I get older it seem my whole body is waterlogged I exercise a lot and sweat profusely i then become very hot and thirsty for more cold liquids it a pattern...
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