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Like you said doctors are quick to prescribe medicines without investigating some people say the exact opposite that the doctor run so many test then they prescribe the medicine.Please understand :-
1-the doctors study for years through books;patients about diseases;the signs and symptoms so when a doctor takes history of a patients disease he can analyse many diseases which are common and so the doctor quickly prescribes medicines.
2-Whenever the symptoms are not clear or the patient is not responding to the treatment there is need to do investigations.
example of a case of malaria-malarial fever is normally high grade fever with chills and headache so the doctor can give treatment for malaria because even simple test of malaria which is a peripheral smear is not always diagnostic of malaria.But if the patient has a mixed infection of typhoid and malaria the malaria may go away but he will still get fever because of typhoid and since the fever is not going down the doctor will advise investigation for it and once typhoid is diagnosed he will prescribe the necessary antibiotics.I hope i have answered your query.
some years befor i having sex without condom and i get this problem .my sex orgen strat to burn .i taken lot of madcine and wethen few month its run to my body .i takeout lot of test for urin and blod dr sey i have gram positive cocci.so please advice me good madicne
Hello, I have a case of Ramsay Hunt and my doctor did not prescribe any steroids or anti viral drugs. Will I recover just as fast without having them. He mentioned to me since I had Ramsay Hunt for a week already the drugs were not necessary. Would getting the drugs (after 3 day period) do any harm to me? I thought it would be better to get them and stop any further damage to my face, it might help me recover faster. I am not sure yet if ramsay hunt will get worst if I don t get the drugs? Thank You J Poy
i am 58 yrs old male,living in northern india and i am having fever for last 23 days. fever is intermittent in nature and moderate grade, fever comes about twice a day, without any associated symptom. my baseline blood and urine tests are normal, my ultrasound abdomen is normal except mild hepatomegaly and 26 mg prostate. tests for typhoid , malaria ,Hbsag , HIV , and mycobacterial pcr are negative. x ray chest is also within normal limits. kindly help
Dr, My friend has suffered from Typhoid in August 2010. Now she had recovered but since two month she is suffering from severe itching on whole body and hair loss. Also, she is having gyanic problem after this. Her liquid discharge is regular and mensus period is delayed. what and where to go for the remidy?
Helo sir, I am 29 year old I had typhoid when I was about 15 years and doctor prescribed me some tablets .I had severe fever just one day night and on the same day I was having severe itching on the glans penis and by the next day it became sores.The next day itself I again consulted the doctor and he changed the medicines.He said that might be because of allergy to sulphar or something.That sores became worst and took around two weeks to heal leaving many marks and uneven skin.What type of allergy was it?or was it a symptom of something else like any STD?Is there any way to remove that marks on the glans penis?Please help.becouse of shyness I never discussed these with a doctor
i am a 28 years old Cameroonian. February last year, i took ill and when i went to the hospital, the Doctor diagnose the following: Typhoid, Malaria and Aslo.Since then i have bee having difficult breathing, chest pain, heart pain, i can do sport anymore. My Doctor later complained of cold in my heart. I dont know what step to take for i am still struggle with cold in my body mostly when places are too hot.
I am recovering from typhoid. I was hospitalized for 5 days. its been about two weeks sense I checked out of the hospital. I do not have fevers anymore and was feeling a lot better. But now for the past three days I have been experiancing stomach cramps and stomach pressure, diarrhea, and difficulty to eat normally. Is this normal with following typhoid? Do you have any medical advice?
Hi Doctor, from past couple of days I have been observing blood in my stool. I am really concerned what I could do to stop it. Here is additional information for your consideration: Colour of stool: Yellow Frequency of stool: Once/Twice in a day...