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2 1 8 hours ago
Hi, I’ve never understood why I always look noticeably ‘fatter’ and bloated, during/ after a bath or shower! This isn’t a sudden thing either, always been this way. I’m quite chubby as I’s. But my stomach doesn’t do much naturally ‘stick out’ I’m more wider than anything. But in the shower I...
2 1 5 days ago
Hi, I recently had an MRI for a syncopal episode, profound nausea, and 6 hours of altered LOC (confused state). A concussion occurred 6 weeks earlier. MRI is considered normal except for mild mucosal thickening in the maxillary and ethmoid sinuses bilaterally. Blood work and EKG s fine. Could...
2 1 5 days ago
I have had a recurring fever for the last four days. The fever levels out during the day due to ibuprofen, but really spikes at night. At first I thought it was another UTI, but have no pain when emptying my bladder, but I do feel like I have to go all the time. My worst complaint is the awful...
2 1 5 days ago
Hi, I feel dizzy for a second or two, several times during the day. I had an MRI done and it said, I had mild chronic white matter changes and my physician is not worried. But I continue to have these micro dizzy spells. What else could it be ? This has been for almost 2 months now and has...
2 1 6 days ago
16 yr old grandson felt sick, vomited and then experienced convulsion ?, seizure? Rushed to ER. Drowsy or sleeping for 15 hours. EEG is normal. MRI of head and neck normal. Labs were normal. Cannot stand unassisted. Cannot speak above a single whispered word.Is still in pediatric critical care...
2 1 Mon, 12 Nov 2018
Several cases of paralysis, left side weakness, loss of motor skills, stubble over words, balance issues, clumsy, foggy, frequent head aches with vomiting finally had an MRI and it showed 31yo+female withT2/ Flair signal abnormalities seen within the subcorticaland periventriculardeep white...
2 1 Sat, 10 Nov 2018
Perfectly fine one minute. The next minute. I was dizzy and felt faint. Held onto cupboard and lowered myself to squat position. I felt like I was unaware for a few seconds. No pain. No numbness. Never mind. I didn t realize there was a fee. Disregard.
2 1 Sat, 10 Nov 2018
Concerned about by myself, 54 years old. In January I noticed my toes tingling all the time, have fingers that get locked up, have severe shakes from time to time, left eye has gone real bad, and ankles are bruised easily.Is it just age? The tingling and the shakes really has me concerned.
2 1 Fri, 9 Nov 2018
I had a my aortic valve replaced and 3 bypasses back in May. I have numbness on certain areas of my back and thy and the small finger on my right hand and the finger next to it. I can move the fingers I just have very little feeling. All this happened after the surgery. Will this go away?
3 2 Fri, 9 Nov 2018
My daughter-inlaw to be just started excersizing and over did it. she now has knee pain that has lasted about six days. she now feels hot and nausesous along with still having knee pain. i do not know if the site is red or warm to touch. she can put weight on her leg. any ideas as to what it...
3 2 Fri, 9 Nov 2018
i was running my hands through my hair and discivered a soft spot just like a baby s , except mine is more in the front of my head,anything i should be concerned with???i was running my hands through my hair and discivered a soft spot just like a baby s , except mine is more in the front of my...
2 1 Fri, 9 Nov 2018
symptoms: started with tingling left arm to hand, fever, delirium/hallucination. I could feel my left arm 1st, than i would have what could possibly be a fever never really checked than thoughts were out of sorts. Symptoms came on every 15 mintues, than every 1/2 hour than every hour for about 6...
2 1 Fri, 9 Nov 2018
hELLO,I have been feeling weak the last two days. Yesterday, my right side of my face and neck felt like they were burnt when I touched... today, I feel the same sensation in both my arms. My face and neck have subsided... I have the chills... Could i have the start of Shingles?
2 1 Fri, 2 Nov 2018
I was at my office when I started feeling a burning on the left side of my lip.. like the beginning of a cold sore. But then the left side of my mouth began to feel numb, then my lips felt like they were swelling and now my nose is so stuffed I cant breath. having difficulty talking due to a...
2 1 Wed, 31 Oct 2018
I all of a sudden starting freezing all over, including teeth chattering uncontrollably. I have a heat pad and several blankets on and cannot warm up. I have big purple bruises on my legs. I have been sick with a cough and upper respiratory infection but I dont feel sick now. I also have a...
2 1 Wed, 31 Oct 2018
Chronic pain in lower right quadrant, pain ranges from a low of about a 4 to a high of about 8. the feeling ranges from dull to sharp. My family physician has prescribed Tramadol, He has done a CT scan with no results showing. I would really like to determine the source of this pain then get rid...
3 1 Mon, 29 Oct 2018
I have a complicated patient who has multiple medical problems. She is a 39-year-old female with neurocardiogenic syncope (Abnormal tilt table study), sarcoidosis, including the myocardium by cardiac MRI, symptomatic PVCs that were improved with Prednisone, mitral valve prolapse with mild MR and...
2 1 Thu, 25 Oct 2018
I have a bruise slightly above right hip bone I don’t recall getting it. It has been a week an it hasn’t changed much in color but I noticed today that the center (or close to) is a large bump almost like a large bug bite but it is not discolored like rest of the bruise, it is almost my normal...
2 1 Wed, 24 Oct 2018
What kind of doctor should I see for blood in the urine? I have 5 stents in my heart, 1 month ago I had my gallbladder removed (many stones all sizes) . Medicines I take are:amlodipine5mg, atorvastatin40mg, clopidogrel75mg, metforman1000ng, L-Lysine 500mg, eliquis5mg, metoprolo100mg. 1 per day...
2 1 Wed, 24 Oct 2018
I have had blood in my urine the past 4 days. It s not acting like typical uti. I do not feel the urge to urinate frequently or have any pain. I ve noticed my mouth and my lips being continually dry. Thought I was just very dehydrated due to some new vitamins I was taking so I stopped those 2...