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8 1 4 days ago
My 5 year old son was running and hit the top right of his head on the door there is a bump on his head the size of a half dollar put ice for the last 2 hours swelling has gone down but now he says he sees spots all different colors should I be concerned and take him into the ER to be seen he is...
10 1 4 days ago
my father was detected with parkingsonism by our doctor and advised the drug LCD125,which he is regularly taking since last on year.H recovrd to do his daily work only but again by starting of cold weither his movement is discrupted,what can now we do
10 1 4 days ago
Coccyx pain since February. Tried acupuncture, massage therapy, pain still remains. Feeling around the area is sore and when sitting. Although the other night it felt like a bone was loose in that specific area, with a clicky sort of feel to it when moving it, i ve done this a few times now.
9 1 4 days ago
Dear Sir, My son (8 years old) was badly sick, he was hospitalized in French Medical Institute for Children (FMIC) on 13 July here in Kabul Afghanistan. Based on their checkup and medical examination , the doctor said your son is affected by Viral Encephalitis. After treatment, on 18 July he...
8 1 4 days ago
Hi im a healthy 19 year old woman. for the last couple of weeks ive been feeling very light headed, shaky, nauseous, vomiting, hot flashes but no fever or hot to touch, loss of appetite. Every time I got to eat something I get a sick feeling. Ive been going through some health problems but...
9 1 4 days ago
Hello this morning I had really bad shakes I felt sick and dizzy. Managed to get strength to go to work and they made me eat chocolate to bring up sugar levels. Nearer the end of the day I got pins and needles down my left arm . I spoke to my dr before the pins and needles and he said to have a...
3 1 5 days ago
I am trying to find out more info on my son in laws brain tumor. He has a grade 2 stage astrocytoma brain tumor. He has already had one surgery but they didn t get it all and now is facing another surgery shortly with radiation and chemo after. Will the radiation make him lose his short term memory?
5 1 5 days ago
hi doctor my mother is going to have spine surgery on Saturday.she is 79 years old and is heart patient.In 2011 she had two angioplasty.she had 5 stents implanted.her heart doctor has stopped DEPLATT A(75 mg) .he has put her on ECOSPRIN 75. What are the risks involved before and after surgery?...
3 1 5 days ago
My daughter is only 18 and has Large left parenteral disc extrusion at L4-5, impinging on the traversing left L5 nerve root. She has been down and can not walk sit nothing and is in alot of pain. We see a neurosurgeon on fri. Do you think most likely she will have surgery, or will they put her...
11 1 5 days ago
My daughter had a complex partial seizure. She woke up at night, vomited, then started looking upside then stared continuously for 15 minutes towards left. Her eyes were wide open during seizure. MRI and EEG had not shown any abnormalities. What should we do.
3 1 5 days ago
I was visiting a friend this AM. She said feel my head. She just found in the back of her head, there is a hole, when you press on it. I have been worried all day. She said she will call her doctor, Monday. Please advise if you have any idea. Thank-you, Mary Lou
3 1 5 days ago
My boyfriend in the past year has been passing out followed by nausea and severe headaches. Him passing out started every 2 Months and now it is happening every 2 weeks . Today he did it again and I ran him to ER and they did a ultra sound of his heart . He had a cat scan of his head and they...
4 1 5 days ago
my fie has an appendix operatio. after surgery she has apain in right abdomen .in ultra sound it shows a blood clot of 142 cc. dotore dussested a cepodem XP 325 and enzoflam-Sv one time morning and one evening daily. need to know does these tab help her to dissolve blood clot.
6 1 5 days ago
is it possible i have polio if i live in the usa? all my symptoms sound similar to those of polio... stiff / very painful neck and back (like a knife is stuck in it), tingling down left arm all the way to top of hand, mild/minor sore throat, extreme fatigue (slept all night and all day),...
8 1 5 days ago
I have been diagnosed with cervical spinal stenosis and will be operated on in about a month. My biggest concern is that my major symptoms are sever itching of both of my arms, especially at night. I know that numbness and pain in the arms is a common symptom of cervical spinal stenosis, but what...
7 1 5 days ago
Findings: i got my MRI results back and have had 1 spinal injection since. i have not been back to the doctor yet and will next week, in the mean time trying to figure out what the MRI means just on the 1st line is confusing. It says No cervical malalignment, unremarkable cervical medullary...
4 1 5 days ago
hello, I noticed about three days ago a small vertical indentation on the top of my head. It actually seems to get larger and smaller throughout the day. I have found the more I touch it the deeper it gets. It is not painful at all. I get random headaches (sinus). I am a 53 yo woman.
8 1 5 days ago
My husband has autoimmune limbic encephalitis. He has had the IV steroid treatments and has been out of the hospital for about 7 weeks. When can we see a difference in his functioning...as far as his initiation of ideas and processing of information?
3 1 5 days ago
my daughter just gave birth to an 8lb 4oz little boy. they are moving the baby to another hospital because the hemoglobin levels are low and they are worried about bleeding in the brain. I don t have much more than that but I m searching for some additional information. Please help
3 1 5 days ago
my body temp dropped to 95.9 been shivring for about 5 hours and wont stop sweating.but the sweat is only on my head rest of body feels cold.throwing up vision blurry at times.it was taking me longer to get a sentence out then normal hands real shaky.what do i do
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