Dr. Love, Would you mind reading this article, and letting
Dr. Love,Would you mind reading this article, and letting me know just how serious this is? It's like it's written about me. My oncologist did think I have early fatty liver.This article talks about people with low-ish ALT, and no metabolic syndrome, except fat around the waist. It's sounds like a heart attack waiting to happen.http://www.medpagetoday.com/meetingcoverage/ddw/45608Thank you
I am a 32 old male and went to doctor and want a second
I am a 32 old male and went to doctor and want a second opinion i have my lab results, i am very skeptical of what my doctor told me. My enzyme levels are a little high. But can you tell me how high and why? I do not drink a single drop of alcohol during yhe week and only on weekends saturdays i will have about 6-10 beers or mixed drinks. But nothing again for a whole week or sometimes 2. Now my try's are a little high also, do these 2 go hand in hand , and how why is my liver inflamed? I have been drinking for about 10-15 yrs but never for days straight. So i have my lab results and will send them to you.
I'm looking at my physical/blood test results and wasn't
Hi, I'm looking at my physical/blood test results and wasn't sure what some of them meantJA: Is this a time sensitive issue? What type of specimen are they testing?Customer: No it's not time sensitive, just looking at blood panel results trying to decipher whether I should be concernedJA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?Customer: I'm pre-diabetic, have been for a few years
My husband has dementia he paces a lot, his legs and feet
my husband has dementia he paces a lot, his legs and feet are constantly swolen whats causing it, and should i be concernedJA: What seems to make the symptoms worse or better? Have you noticed any swelling?Customer: he doesn't keep his feet up at all except when he's asleep, he's also awake more than sleeping at night.He has a heart murmor also an enlarged heart' due to untreated hbp.JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?Customer: no, except for Alzeimhers in his family
I have GERD and ibs. My height is 174 cm and weight is 100
I have GERD and ibs. My height is 174 cm and weight is 100 kg. I am 29 years old. I have been tapering off librocol which has benzo in it for quite long time. Now i reached to the stage where i take one pill a day then two days no benzo. It has been 4 days since i started to feel weird anxiety especially since i started my masters classes. Cold feet, and my dialostic pressure is slightly high reaching 95 at times. My tummy is kind of bloated. Can this all be due to the benzo withdrawal? Or is it some other diseases such as diabetes?
I've had what I think are hemmroids for a few weeks now,
I've had what I think are hemmroids for a few weeks now, just curios at what point I should see a doctor. I haven't been good about applying cream.JA: What are all the symptoms you're experiencing (e.g. loss of appetite, fever, rash)?Customer: No, just itchingJA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?Customer: My kids had pinworms and it started around then.
Have the following lab results: low WBC, High Monocytes;
have the following lab results: low WBC, High Monocytes; high RDW; and low hemoglobin by just a bit which I have had before; then low platelets but that is due to me being a carrier of a blood disease my kids have ITP. Any guesses on the other results?JA: In general, how has your health been lately?Customer: goodJA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?Customer: I take thyroid medication for hypothyroid; I take Zoloft minimal for anxiety; I have lost 50 pounds healthy eating high protein over last year
Dr. Love, I found 2 articles about how stress affects liver
Dr. Love,I found 2 articles about how stress affects liver enzymes. I've put the shorter one here:https://www.researchgate.net/publication/40769275_Association_Between_Posttraumatic_Stress_Disorder_Following_Myocardial_Infarction_and_Liver_Enzyme_Levels_A_Prospective_StudyThe longer one is actually better. It talks about how stress in Japanese workers increases their enzyme levels. I didn't attach it just because I didn't think you'd want to read it.I'm just about as stressed as you can get. The only problem is all my enzymes aren't raised. Only the ALT is. Do you think stress could be the answer?
Skin rash after acupuncture. What should I do?
I don't know what to do for this. Magnetic acupuncture releases brandykinin or medical hormones or something that should be an anti inflammatory but if it's done wrongly it will do the opposite. My ankle was being treated for a sprain I just wanted the blood circulation that acupuncture gives but he did this and I was not inflammed as soon as he did it. I went inflammed in the ankle and all itchy and red. Do you know what's going on with me here?