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13 1 4 hours ago
At the age of 52 after falling out at worked and being taken to the hospital I found I have an upside down heart. Half of the blood pumped to the heart drains back into the main artery before it is moved on. All these years I thought I was having mini-heart attacks. What is the name for this...
12 1 8 hours ago
Hi I have pulmonary Hypertension with CHF enlarged spleen and problems with elevated liver enzymes. I also have intercranial hypertension. Wed I developed a headache which I get alot. Did not feel well on Thurs then on Friday I began getting really dizzy ( I feel like I just got off an amusment...
13 1 8 hours ago
Dear Doctor, I underwent CBD Stenting with multiple stent exchange around 14 times since 2009. Doctors diagnosis: Extra Hepatic Portal Venous obstruiction with portal bilipathy - (Obstructive Jaundice with Cholangitis) Splenectomy in the year 1977 - Chronic Pancreatitis. Now my age 58 years. When...
6 1 8 hours ago
Resent bypass lima via lad and circ....aortic valve replacement....hemolytic anemia...returned to hosp a LESS THAN A WEEK after DC....stage 4 decub.ID PER SURGEON...ANOTHER MONTH IN LTAC..POST OF C/O BUTT PAIN..NO C/O OF CHEST INCISION...CHEST TUBE INCISION OR HARVEST SITE
12 1 8 hours ago
hello doctor, my dad has blood clotting which creates blockages so lat month he was admitted for that and was in hospital for 7 days n now his blood pressure in under control but some times he feel low or some heat is generatd from his body after taking 1 tab which is citilin 500 can u suggest...
12 1 1 day ago
Hi doctor, i have diagonsed with Takayasu Disease 6 months ago.. I have severe pain running down from my neck to my left arm... I have difficulties raising my arm up for 1 miniute... The pain is unbearable.. I cant carry or shampooing my hair, small things are difficult to do... I am very...
13 1 6 days ago
sir,i m 32/m/india.i m obase.wt 95 kg ht 175cms.having a male baby aged 6 months.i m suffering from dermatitis herpitoformis last 2.5 yrs & having no reliefe with different treatments.recently i m having multiple boils in my scalp.with antibiotics i got reliefe.gone through routin test...total...
9 1 6 days ago
Hello, I m a 25yo female, 5 4 110lbs. For about one year I ve been experiencing sporadic chest pains that quite literally paralyze me because I cannot breath and feel as if I m being stabbed in the chest. About 4 months ago, for no apparent reason (other than not eating all day), I fainted. I ve...
8 1 6 days ago
husband 63,230lbs. ultra sound and other tests-says abdominal aortic aneurysm,size 3,2009.2011 is the same,but 2009 right leg3.6 now 4.6-left 4.6 now 5.5 they say veins to bowels is at aneurysm in leg side, also cirrosis of liver, but they say his function is reading fine.they refuse to do any...
13 1 6 days ago
muscular VSD 4MM What do you think can be closed?? BIRTH DAY 28/02/2011 EXAMINATION DAY 14/04/2011 NEW EXAMINATION 12/05/2011 VSD 4MM MUSCULAR Echocardiogram:  Heart Parts (S,D,S)  Smooth connection of systemic and pulmonary veins  Very small dilatation left atrium  Open oval section ...
12 1 6 days ago
I m military and in basic and AIT (both located in GA) I developed a odd sounding chronic cough. I went through numerous tests to include XRAY, Methacholine challenge, GERD, Allergy and others I can t recall. I also have rhinitis which I m told by the allergist is not due to any allergy (I had a...
12 1 Mon, 3 Dec 2018
I m a 53 yr. old male 6 2 , 250 lb. realitivly good health, on Blood Pressure medication. Last full physical in Jan 2011, my BP was fine, cholosterol was fine, Dr did a routine EKG and it all checked out. I have been weight lifting for 30 years and still do lift relativly heavy 4 nights a week....
11 1 Mon, 3 Dec 2018
my dad is an 82 year old, asian male, w/ history of cardiomyopathy, hypertention and borderline diabetes. He has ICD implanted on October 2006.He was seen recently for his complaint of bilateral edema and pain on his feet. Though the swelling does not occur at the same time. He s been...
11 1 Mon, 3 Dec 2018
My fiancee is a 44yr old male--just had a valve replacement last Friday...he has been VERY bloated and in extreme pain ever since the surgery. He has been given laxatives and now has the drainage tube through his nose---he is getting no relief at all. What could be causing this SEVERE pain and...
6 1 Sat, 1 Dec 2018
im 19years old,i been doing cocaine on and off for the past 4years,one day i got more pure stuff eveyone i buged out went to the hosptial felt like i was dieing. they gave me a adivan few days later i had aattck not touching anything called 911 thought i was having a heart attck they gave me a...
11 1 Sat, 1 Dec 2018
I am a 35 year old male, non-smoker, non-drinker, not overweight, and in pretty good shape healthwise. A year ago I had way too much caffeine after being off of it for several months, and my heart rate and blood pressure skyrocketed. Since then, I have had continuous (daily) discomfort on the far...
9 1 Sat, 1 Dec 2018
Hi, MY WIFE SUFFERING FOR THE FOLLOWINGS: 1. THROUGHT INFECTION LAST 2 MONTHS-MEDICINE TAKEN AMOXICILINE 250MG TWICE DAILY FOR MORE THAN 5 DAYS. 2.IN THE MOUTH SOME MOUTH ULSER ALSO. 3. TOUNG HAVING STRECH MARKS. 4.DIGESTIVE POWER IS VERY LESS.SO GOING TOILET FREQUENTLY. 5. HAVING A CONIC PROBLEM...
11 1 Sat, 1 Dec 2018
I am wondering If I need to see a Doctor in referance to a sharp pain that only happens when Iam extremely panicky or nevuos... It runs from my chest straight down in to my lower abdomen and it sits there untill my nerves are fully calm... but it seems that since I almost was in an accident a few...
11 1 Sat, 1 Dec 2018
My husband had open heart surgery on the 04th of October. He reported today that he had experienced double vision yesterday(only for seconds) and today indicated that he had what appeared to be a hot flash in the face only that again only lasted seconds. Both of these occurences happened...
12 1 Sat, 1 Dec 2018
I had an ekg with left atrial abnormality , SR and t wave abnormalities. recentlu i have had cold hands and feet, head aches, intolerance with activity, dyspnea, lightheadedness, palpitaions, and intermittent decreased skin signs. at night i notice i get increased HR occasionally, occasionally my...
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