Hi doctor,I Am asking on my wife s behalf. she was diagnosed with takayasus arteritis 5 years ago, a year ago it was confirmed to be on an acute stage, affecting mostly the left carotid artery . I kindly ask for your advise on a procedure to unblock the arteries in India, the cost and all we may need to do before then. My Mail address is YYYY@YYYY . please help on the info as I am serious on getting her to get the treatment.
my mother age 50 has been suffering from arteritis . before it was thought of takayasu but now the symptoms are of temporal arteritis. severe headache , hip and thigh muscle pain, swelling in foot, low fever, cold, uneasy feeling like dizziness , pain, nausea in doing her arms high, having bulging blood vessels parallel to eye and blurred vision , pain in facial and neck muscle, having hypertension as well as taking thyroid medicine, have been in depression for 5 long years, given ATT medicine for 7 months last year as mountax test came positive.. having adhesions in intestilne and lymph nodes too.... what should i do for proper treatment?
Hi, may I answer your health queries right now ? Please type your query here...I AM 82 YEARS OLD MALE ,HEIGHT 66 INCHES AND WEIGHT 70 KG.I HAVE DIABITIES TYPE 2 FOR LAST 7 YEARS .NOW I AM TAKING ONGLYZA 5MG.WOTH GLIMIPRIDE 2MG MORNING AND BEFORE DINNER.BY FS IS 160/180 AND POST LUNCH IS 160/180.CAN I CHANGE MY COMBINATION TO ONGLYZA 5MG.PLUS METFORMIN 500 MG AND BEFORE DINNER I SHOULD TAKE METFORMIN 500 BSFORE DINNER.KINDLY ADVISE
hello, my mom 43yrs old is sufferng frm takayasu disease, pulseless disease or peripheral vasculitis, she is consultd all d doctrs n sugestd 4 surgry. one of d doctr referrd us 2 CMC cn u pls help me wats d procedure 2 b undrgon b4 surgry n hw long wl it take 2 recovr.
I have temporal arteritis. I have had it for about a year and a half now. I have been on prednisone for that long. I have a flashing light on the side of my eye. That's been happening today. Does that have anything to do with temporal arteritis? Thank you
Hi, I would like to know if I could take Garcinia Cambogia whilst taking Methotrexate 20mg once weekly and Prednisolone 7mg daily for a condition called Takayasu Arteritis. I also take 100gm aspirin daily, folic acid, vitamins D and B, caltrate. I have been on these medication for nearly two years and are keeping well.
I am 60 years old and have been diagnosed with an acending aortic aneurism(4.4)I also have a mild leaky aortic valve .My doctor thinks that it have grown very little in the last few years.What are the odds that if I live a healthy lifestyle,my...
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