Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties
126 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

Dr. Andrew Rynne
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM BlogQuestions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction
Doctors waiting to answer your question
Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi
MD
Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi

General & Family Physician

Exp 6 years

Dr. Suresh Heijebu
MD
Dr. Suresh Heijebu

General & Family Physician

Exp 9 years

Dr. Vaishalee Punj
MD
Dr. Vaishalee Punj

General & Family Physician

Exp 16 years

Dr.Raju
MD
Dr.Raju

General & Family Physician

Exp 11 years

Dr. Kiran Kumar
MD
Dr. Kiran Kumar

General & Family Physician

Exp 11 years

Dr. Arun Prasad
MD
Dr. Arun Prasad

General Surgeon

Exp 35 years

Levofloxacin spontaneous bacterial peritonitis prophylaxis

Premium Questions

Dr. Kampana MD

A 51 year male patient, admitted with c/o Cirrhosis of Liver, Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis , Pleural Effusion Left Side. patient is known alcoholic. kindly confirm whether bacterial... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kampana ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ashish Verma MD

a fistula needs to heal 3 months before use, is the same true for the peritoneal (abdomen) ??? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashish Verma ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta MD

A 66 year old man who has a malignant tumor in his stomach that they claim cannot be operated on because the tumor has broken into tiny Particules which are almost invisible to a Microscope. He has had 9 sessions of... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Surendiran MD

Hi Doc. I've recently had BSO and cyst that turned out to be Peritoneal Inclusion cyst removed. Now I'm experiencing surgically induced menopause symptoms. My GP & GYNO ONC has said it will be ok ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Surendiran ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Klerida Shehu MD

the colon into my peritoneal cavity? and if it has sealed off, can it open up again? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Klerida Shehu ( Gastroenterologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.  Hafeel Mohamed MD

and 45mL of Lactulose 4 times a day. Her platelets are under 35k with reaccuring spontaneous bacterial peritonitis, hepatic encephelopathy and various other ailments. Her Meld score is currently 20.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hafeel Mohamed ( Anesthesiologist)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

Heip, my husband was diagnosed with a peritoneal cyst about two years ago, he was rushed into emergency surgery to have it opened to drain. It has recurred at least six more times (lost count) of which ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

have had major pain, bloating and diarrhea since then. The doctor did say I have peritonitis. He also ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)
Dr.  Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

. Is this enough information to ask the surgeon for peritonitis? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

peritonitis is setting in. I am here with her and she no longer responds to comands. What should I expect ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu ( Internal Medicine Specialist)