Hello Doctor: I am a Black woman 71 years old, experiencing spreading of white spots over my body. The spots are very tiny, but are accumulating more each week. I do sit at the computer a long time, and there is some swelling in one of my legs do to the length of time I sit. Also there is a slight decline in my thinking capacity. Are these sigs of liver disease? If so, please let me know what I should do about my condition.
Hi my name is Jennifer I have a question regarding my 5year old daughter. Just today I noticed she white spots starting to appear on her leg we just got back from the mountains we also where swimming up there. So I guess my question is can it be something from the swimming pool or sun block or the sun ?
What would cause a white spot on my uvula? I woke with a sore throat but no fever. 6 weeks ago had a sore throat with tiny white spots on tonsils but strep tests were negative. Had a steroid shot and rocephin shot as well as levoflaxin orally but the tiny white spots remained. What could be wrong and should I see a dr again?
I'm male and 19 years old. I have 2 bald patches at either side of my hairline. Its not receded at all, and I've had the patches since I was very young, hiding them with long hair. I looked around and the closest hairloss conditions I could find that match mine were Alopecia Areata and Triangular Alopecia. Is there any way of correcting this, or is surgery the only option? also will this correct itself? I've had this since I was probably 13-14 I think.
Hi doc m 25 year old girl and hairsutisim lead me to discover that i am suffering from PCO's and taking its medication(metmorphin, diane35 n multivitamin) from almost 14 months now. from last 2 months i discovered a alopecia areata patch on the scalp and a scalp burning 2 to 3 cm under the patch. i had 3 such patches when i was 14 years old but they recovered back themselves in 7 to 8 months.because of PCO's i am left with 1/4 of my hair i have following questions to ask of you 1. can i have the same hair strength as i used to have before PCO's (i mean i wana know if the folicals remain alive ) 2. how can alopecia areata can be recovered
My daughter is a crohn's sufferer, diagnosed 12 months ago. She is on immunosuppressants and suffers repeat bladder infections. The crohn's itself is under control (we think) but today she is in pain again with an urgent need to pass water and there has been blood in her urine which has been absent with previous infections. She has mentioned her illness to doctors when getting treatment for "water infections" and they have been fairly dismissive of a link to crohns. The problem is we do not know what to expect if a flare-up occurs. Could this latest symptom (blood in her urine) be a symptom of flare-up or should we stop being concerned and assume it is another water/bladder infection? I would like her to go to A&E and get it checked but don't want to touble doctors unnecessarily.
I have had 3 c sections and since my last one 2 years ago I have had general discomfort in my lower mostly left abdomen. Lately I have had frequent urgent uncomfortable urination, with negative urine culture. Had renal ultrasound today that looked fairly normal I think. Wonder about scar tissue? Also I have ulcerative colitis but haven't had a serious flair in about 2 years.
i have been gone through the medical healthch check-up.I need your input over the attached reports. Please answer the following of my concerns : 1. What could be the reason for TSH . 2. It is always hereditary or could be developed anytime in...
Dear Dr. Ditah, THANK YOU for asking me how I am doing, as I do have several follow questions for you Here goes: 1. I have believed for some time now that I have some form of inflammation or infection in the area of my eye cage and forehead. This...