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Swelling after ear piercing. Is it because of infection ?

of infections. Each time we have used a different metal. The first time 14kt.gold, then Titanium and now we went with 24kt gold plated with surgical steel. Should we give this some time. We are cleaning her ears 3 times ...
 

What causes infection in the body after inserting the metal plate?

Hi, my husband has a metal plate in his upper arm. last year plate had to be removed due to infection that was in his bloodstream and parts of his bone were chiseled away and new plate inserted. Over ...
 

Suggest treatment for sinus infection

Oh I was just googling info, but since you are here, I had wrist surgery in may, and now I have sinus infection and my mucus smells and tates like metal...and this am a small knot is on top of my ...
 

Suggest treatment for tooth infection

Hi my name is sarah and I am spitting up blood and brown stuff and my face is numb and I have a tooth ache and I am tasting metal. Hello! But I don t have a credit card or anything to pay with. I don ...
 

Suggest medication for an infection in the eye

and makes your mouth taste like metal. For the last couple of days my eyes have been killing me ...
 

I had an infected plates surgery. When i can go for the second surgery ?

, underwent surgery , plates(metal incision ) are fitted for both limbs , but on 5th day the surgery got infected, the infection has healed (took 6.5 months to recover. Right now the plates are hurting and giving ...
 

Suggest remedy for staph infection near the scar and metal screws on ankle

I have a staph infection where the scar and metal screws and plate were used to repair ankle ..., but still not completely gone. What else should be done to get completely rid of this infection. It still ...
 

White stuff on tonsils, had infected tonsils before. Had major surgery. Suggestions?

any bearing but I had major surgery on dec 4th. Acdf. Metal plate screws cadevar bone. YYYY@YYYY ...Went to dr gibbons ent in Richmond va. He said I have a severely infected tonsil that has been ...
 

Is sinus infection causing metal taste?

im 32. for about a month now everything i eat has a sulfur/metal kinda taste to it, i always smell the same smell also. I havent changed medication. But about 2 months ago i had a pretty bad sinus infection ...
 

Can infection come again on fractured leg?

I had fractured my leg and plate was installed in nov 2011, infection developed in that leg after 9 weeks and pus was removed. And the infection was brought under control. I did not have any problem ...
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Suggest treatment for infected titanium plates

MY HUSBAND HAS A TITANIUM PLATE IN HIS HEAD FOR EIGHT YEARS DUE TO CANCER. THE PLAT IS GETTING HIGHLY INFECTED NOW WITH SEVERAL SURGERYS. THIS WORK HAS BEEN GOING ON IN MUSC IN XXXXXXX WILL THIS EVER ...
 

Had orthognathic surgery for mandibular prognathism. Got infection after surgery. Suggest

.Right after 1 month of surgery i got infection.My surgeon put me on antibiotics for 3 months then he has removed the plates from left side but still i m having discharge,no pain,no swelling or other discomfort ...
 

What causes loss of motor skills in arms and legs after a staph infection?

My husband had just recently suffered a staph infection on his left shoulder. The hole was the size of a 50 cent piece, however the infection was the size of a dinner plate. We have it under control now ...
 

Infant got head injury and have ear infection. Should I be concerned?

balance fell backward on the metal leg of the gate. She cried 2 minute then stop. I checked careful on her ... was fussiness. she is also has ear infection and teething too. 3 and haft hours pass. She is sleeping now ...
 

Pain and pressure around eye. Taking treatment for sinus infection. Is this migraine related?

lid proptosis that has come, gone and returned. Presently treating as a sinus infection but negative ... perimenopause. Should I see a neurologist or get an MRI? I also have a terrible metallic smell that has come ...
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Is this burn infected
If proper care not being taken then this could be infected better to use local antibiotic
 
Could it be an infection?
Hello, You need to provide more information (for example, what are your symptoms...) in order to determine whether you could be having an infection or not... Dr. Jonas Sundarakumar
 
suffering from blood infection and urine infection...
You need to drink lot of water and start on an antibiotic. Doing a urine culture may help
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