Steriod

What is Steriod?

A steroid is a type of organic compound that contains a characteristic arrangement of four cycloalkane rings that are joined to each other. Examples of steroids include the dietary lipid cholesterol, bile acids, the sex hormones estradiol and testosterone and the anti-inflammatory drug dexamethasone.

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My son is 16 year old now. He was diagnosozed with kukichi Fugi moto diesese at the age of 11 years. He was treated with Cortisol steriod 60 mg....

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no possibility of steroids in the body

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You have mentioned that the last dose of steroids...

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This is follow-up on the problem which i reported for my daughter few days back. We could not get clotrimazole here in USA as steriod needs...

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There is improvement

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Thanks for writing back to me. If anti fungal is not available, its...

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Good Morning I had a bursitis flare up about 30 years ago and it is flaring up again . I have done the resting and ice and less use however that...

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Excision

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You may need to get the bursa removed by surgical excision by an Orthopaedic surgeon...

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I am suffering from pemphigus vulgaris . Currently taking mmf 500mg and steriod 2.5 alternate days. My lesions are not healing up if my doctor puts...

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Scaly. Inflamed. Non itchy, non tender, no burning but does feel hot, no other effected areas. doesnt appear herpritic in anyway. Have a history of...

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I have a very large spreading bruise on the side of hip and upper thigh. It is possible it is a bug or spider bite since there was no trauma to...

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