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Silver nitrate for nose vessels risk

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Dr.  Sudhir MD

heartbeat. Had vaginal exam started bleeding MD stated that I had 5 blood vessels bleeding R/T previous cryosurgery . Last night approx. 12 hours after silver nitrate cauterization had gush of dark... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudhir ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Mahesh Koregol MD

heartbeat. Had vaginal exam started bleeding MD stated that I had 5 blood vessels bleeding R/T previous cryosurgery in 2012. Last night approx. 12 hours after silver nitrate cauterization had gush of... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mahesh Koregol ( Infertility Specialist)
Dr.       Muhammad Hanif MD

I have mouth ulcers and today the doctor that I saw used silver nitrate on them..how long will it take before i see results? also, how long will it take for the discoloration to leave my gums? and how ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Hanif ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Sudarshan MD

can silver nitrate help with psoriasis? will using silver nitrate cause problems with psoriasis? What can help control psoriasis? all my current meds not longer working ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudarshan ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Robert Galamaga MD

Hello. I had my cervix caurterized yesterday with silver nitrate and was wondering what all the symptoms and side effects were as the doctor didn't quite explain what to expect. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Robert Galamaga ( Oncologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

I am a 60 year old female, 5 5 , 190 pounds and have experienced nose bleeds periodically over the past 3 years. I went to an ENT and had a cauterization with silver nitrate done on 2 visits, each ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. SOMASEKHAR KVN MD

I had my nose cauterized with silver nitrate on Wednesday night. The doctor told me not to blow my nose for a few days. I just blew it very gently today and a grayish piece of something came out... View answer

Answered by : Dr. SOMASEKHAR KVN ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Olgeta Xhufka MD

Hi I am Dilpreet Singh. I am a research officer in pharmaceutical R&D. Last Thursday I met with an accident. Concentrated sulphuric acid splash on my face and nose. My doctor has given me silver... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Olgeta Xhufka ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Tushar Kanti Biswas MD

Hello Doctor,I had a nose bleeding (one nostril) 2 weeks back. I consulted an ENT specialist. A silver nitrate cautery was performed. Today morning, I had blood coming from throat after brushing my ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Tushar Kanti Biswas ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

at least three times. I have been researching the use of silver nitrate for some if not all these problems ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Matt Wachsman MD

technically never. They stain the skin by biinding to protein and they cannot unbind. it's a chemical reaction BUT.... Neearly Always... the skin turns over, and the new skin won't be stained... about a week or two. The...

Dr. Saumya Mittal MD

That discoloration is an effect of silver used. It will stay for a while. As the skin changes normally, the discoloured skin will be shed. Thereafter the normal skin should come out. It would of course take time, the...

Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

Yes it will heal the sinus tract. It also acts as antimicrobial agent. So infection is also controlled. Please hit thanks if you like my answer.