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I am a 48 yr old premenapausal woman with uterine fibroids

I am a 48 yr old premenapausal woman with uterine fibroids and need some advice. I have bloatingJA: When was your last pap smear? Have you ever had an irregular pap?Customer: No. I am considering Hysterectomy tomyJA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?Customer: I was told my fibroid is intramural so would be harder to remove and since I'm passed having kids he could do a hysterectomy leaving ovaries. I feel bloated all the time ND have to pee a lot.

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Dr David

Radiation Oncology Attending Director

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I have a problem with the color of my discharge.. at first

Hello.. I have a problem with the color of my discharge.. at first it was light brown then it became pink.. and then like a brick red.. but only when I wipe.. I had alittle pain on the left side of my lower abdominal.. but that pain only lasts for a min.. and its not constant. I know Im not pregnant because I had period in March and I havent had intercourse since Feb.. please help.. I'm getting scaredJA: Have you been keeping a personal medical record?Customer: This is the first time this happened to meJA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?Customer: I have herpes.. and I take the medication.. But I did miss 4 days of them.. and as soon as I got them back.. I started taking them

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Dr. Arun Phophalia

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I am 45 year old woman, a year ago I had an ovary removed on

Hi I am 45 year old woman, a year ago I had an ovary removed on my right side, i went back for six month check up all good. Lately i have really bad cramps before my periods worse than before on the same side i had ovary removed. This period i have had some large clotting, my periods used to be light but as I am getting old they are getting heavier, they are regular but this is the first time I have experienced clots and like a flush of blood?JA: Have you been keeping a personal medical record?Customer: I had the ovary removed due to a cyst on itJA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?Customer: my gyno said the pain was normal after surgery. do i need to go back and see him?

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Period for almost 3 months an i have blood clots an it just

period for almost 3 months an i have blood clots an it just won't stop an i don't know if i can take anything to stop it or what it is coming fromJA: Are you in any pain? How regular are your periods?Customer: no pain just bleeding like im on my period heavy an it's been none stop for almost 3 month'sJA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?Customer: i have gained alot of weight in the past 2 months

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Dr David

Radiation Oncology Attending Director

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I'm 10 weeks & 6 days along. Baby is doing great & measuring

I'm 10 weeks & 6 days along. Baby is doing great & measuring 5 days ahead but my placenta is attached to 2 fibroids that are 2.2 centimeters each. What problems may this pose as my pregnancy progresses?

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Dr David

Radiation Oncology Attending Director

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Had a hysteroscopy on Friday with endometrial biopsies &

Had a hysteroscopy on Friday with endometrial biopsies & insertion of Mirena IUD under GA.Clinical findings copies endometrium & ongoing bleeding.I didn't get to speak to GYN myself in recovery. Told my next of kin (mother). Found bleeding in uterus but didn't know where it was coming from!?!?I have no idea when my results will be available.Said write to GP (I live in UK).Had visible blood in urine since August 2016. Also got weird lumpy growth out of anus that has become hard. Told in early 2016 this was heamroids but no better changed appearance & very hard to touch now.Also painful perineum looks & feels tender.Got to see GP in 6 weeks to check IUD.But in a lot of pain & bleeding since Friday.Also difficulties urinating & opening bowels (used glycerin suppositories but just smelly discharge came out of bowel no feaces).I am 44 no children.Thank you.

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Dr David

Radiation Oncology Attending Director

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I have had my cycle now for 6 wks nonstop. Can you prescribe

I have had my cycle now for 6 wks nonstop. Can you prescribe something to stop it? I had this once before in my life and my OB GYN did at that time and it worked. I have no insurance now and no GYN?JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?Customer: I only recently found a GP and only seen him 3xs. I thought this would work itself out.But hasnt. Last visitJA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?Customer: No mam. I am taking Cymbalta 30 mg 2xs dly, Meloxicam 15 mg as needed and Ambien 5mg as needed. My son has not allowed me to see my only grandchild since he was born several months ago. And he has an issue with me over his girlfriend. First time in 20 yrs I didnt spend Christmas with him. I am grieving the loss of this child because we were very close. Reason for meds except for Meloxicam. MD prescribed that and 2 7 day packs of steriods for severe sciatic nerve pain. I experienced this once before at beginning of my divorce when found out husband was cheating. I need some help to stop this. New MD is trying to find a OB GYN that will take my insurance but hasnt yet in over 3 wks. I cantJA: How long have you had the pain? What seems to make the pain better or worse?Customer: There is no pain associated with menstrual cycle. It's just a medium to heavy flow almost dly. Will be only spotting one day and the next back like a normal period. I have never had gynecological issues. Had 2 healthy pregnacies and births.

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Dr David

Radiation Oncology Attending Director

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I have a question regarding blood in uterus from my wife's

Hello, I have a question regarding blood in uterus from my wife's current pregnancyJA: In general, how has your health been lately?Customer: my wife has gestational diabetes and had blood clots early on in the preganancy. Health has been normal otherwiseJA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?Customer: my wife may have uterine fibroids, as her ob-gyn had once told

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Dr. Norm S.

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I had my last period 14 months ago, but yesterday I started

Hi- I had my last period 14 months ago, but yesterday I started another period. All the same symptoms as normal. I am 56.JA: Have you been keeping a personal medical record?Customer: Not really, but I've been very healthy.JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?Customer: Nothing I can think of. I don't take any medications, and there hasn't been anything that seems unusual. But then again, I haven't been to see a Dr for a very long time.

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Dr Uzair

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