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hi I have been originally diaganosed as having pmr with joint pain [severe night sweats and weight loss after several test including west nile and lyme they are now suggesting luekemia and perhaps one that is treated without radiation or chemo.Can you offer an opinion and prognosis
My wife aged 40 is suffering from joint pain. Her thumb of right hand is badly affected and it is curved in side from centre. She has gone for orthopadics but of no gain. Now doctors have suggested her to meet a rheumatologist. Her blood reports, sugar tests, RA factor and x-rays are normal. She is suffering from this from last 3 years.
unfortunately I don t think there is enough time or space to answer my health questions - I am 62 and overweight - get hiccups everytime I eat no matter what - I used to choke easily but now I am more wary of what I eat - wake up croaky every morning - slight sore throat - still have my tonsils and I do have quite a large tongue - can t fold it in half like some people can. Have arthritis or swollen joints (rheumatoid?) get quitge a lot of coughs - have had a gastroscopy - no real problem stretched some part and and said I had H pylori I also have an inguinal hernia( bit I have never suffered from heartburn since my first child was born 40 years ago. This is the top half as I have now got a sore tongue with just a flat red spot towards the read - quite sore. I also try to sleep with a c pap machine but only last until about 4 o clock then I just have to pull itoff.... Take high blood pressure tablets, water tablets, coXFLAM (15 mg) and two anti-depressants - welllbutrin 300 and depramil 40 mg. The rest are general aches and pains, knees and feet, cramps in calves and I have sacs in my intestines - I still have my appendix - had a hysterectomy long time ago so no longer take hormones, have had my gall bladder out as well and had my bladder put in a hammock but I still have to wee about 3 times of toilet and still want to wee more when I get up. sorry shall I just order my coffin now (also have stiff neck and the things between my spine are degenerating) I spend a lot of time in my bed just reading and holding my dogs - do go out occasionally and I still look after my two small grandsons....; good luck and happy hunting (PS lasst blood test showed cholestrol too high and blood sugar too high and some liver problem _ I am trying to overcome all these the diet lifestyle changes but still don t exercise much because very shaky (arms dead in the mornings) and knees just give in ..
I m 61 jave joint pain, shoulders, elbow, wrists knee and ankles, also knuckles across the fingers and the same in feet, but I also get pain in the bones in my legs and arms, I take Iron tablets every other day, Dr s orders, they have done blood tests for athritis, and they have come back clear, I m also on HRT, low dose
Hello. I am 52 years old and in the beginning of menopause. For the last 6 - 8 months, when I am ovulating, I have a little blood mixed in the discharge. Also, my left leg and foot swells bad. I just had an ultra sound done on my leg to check for blood clots and it was fine, no clots. Is it a coincidence that this swelling seems to occur when I am ovulating? and should I worry about the little trace of blood?
hi my son is 7 months old he was diagnosed with acid reflux at a couple of weeks old hes had a lot of virus infections and now can t keep any food down at all every time he has solids he s violently sick this has been for about a month this is not always straight after his food sometimes up to an hour or two later he has also been prescribed an inhaler as he had bronchitis and his cough is really bad and won t sleep through the night as he has night sweats and his skin is clammy to touch . what should i do about this ?
I am a 58 year old women who has been in menopause for 4 years. I recently experienced bleeding that presented itself as A classic menstrual cycle including sore breasts. I was given an internal and internal ultra sound. I have been told that the lining of my uterus has thickened and that it sometimes happens but I have never heard of anyone post menopausal having this. Scheduled for ad & C next week but am afraid of cancer. I have been told 9 out of 10 times it is not cancerous. Thoughts
I am a 53 year old women, I have been on bioidentical hormones for 3 yrs, have had no cycle for over 1 year, 2 mo ago started having breakthrough bleeding. Had an ultrasound done (endometrium measures 7.5mm), biopsy = no cancer. Last TSH went up to 25.5. Taking estrogen/progesteron 50/50, testim, synthroid 150 mcg. It is safe to stay on these hormones? What would happen if I stop taking them?
Hi, I am 59 years old, still having vaginal bleeding and have had severe pain in my right breast for over a week. I don't have insurance so the thought of seeing a doctor or having test run is next to impossible. Is it anything to be worried about
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