Medical

Have medical questions? Ask a doctor online!

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Medical Questions
In early April I developed a substantially swollen right
In early April I developed a substantially swollen right cheek overnight; I had a scheduled appointment with my cardiologist and he referred me to a maxiofacial surgeon. … read more
Dr. David
Dr. David
Radiation Oncology Attending Director
Post-Doctoral Degree
36,182 satisfied customers
My CT Scan in Jan 2019 showed the following: There are
My CT Scan in Jan 2019 showed the following: There are prominent precaval and periportal lymph nodes, the largest is precaval and has a maximum short axis diameter of 8 mm - these have enlarged since … read more
Dr.DAGO
Dr.DAGO
MD
4,478 satisfied customers
I am a 60 year old male in good physical shape. I quit
I am a 60 year old male in good physical shape. I quit smoking and drinking 4 years ago, I exercise every day and I follow a pretty good diet. My blood pressure is a little high, 140/85. I recently ha… read more
Dr Stan
Dr Stan
DO
6,351 satisfied customers
My father's blood pressure fluctuates greatly. In the early
My father's blood pressure fluctuates greatly. In the early morning it goes as high as 170/100 and at night it goes as low as 80/40. He is on Diovan 360 mg taken at 7 am, and Carvedilol 25 mg taken 7 … read more
Dr Uzair
Dr Uzair
FCPS (R) General Surgery
M.B.,B.S. FCPS
11,066 satisfied customers
After a heart bypass 1year ago I went to go on the treadmill
After a heart bypass 1year ago I went to go on the treadmill was told my bp was so high by cardiologist wouldn't do the test and told me to go home is this correct … read more
the-good-doctor
the-good-doctor
Licensed and Practicing Physician
Doctoral Degree
27,780 satisfied customers
I am looking for some direction were to take this now. My
I am looking for some direction were to take this now. My wife Diana is 56 yr old female former smoker with a history of fibromyalgia, GERD; hypertension who in late April 2012 began having some signi… read more
DrRussMD
DrRussMD
Board Certified Physician
51,788 satisfied customers
My 87 year old husband had his first heart attack the middle
My 87 year old husband had his first heart attack the middle of August, The angiogram should two blockages in one of the three vessels to the heart. Stents were inserted , however within a couple of w… read more
DrRussMD
DrRussMD
Board Certified Physician
51,788 satisfied customers
I have a conflict of interest with my three doctors. I go to
I have a conflict of interest with my three doctors. I go to a cardiologist for a heart issue I had a year ago resulting in two stents being put in about every 3 - 6 months now; I see an endocronologi… read more
Family Physician
Family Physician
Doctor
Doctoral Degree
2,592 satisfied customers
I have a bulging disk and just had L3 injected yesterday
Hi Doctor, I have a bulging disk and just had L3 injected yesterday 11/28/11. The pain in my left leg started about 3 weeks ago which led to this. I also had an ultra sound to rule out a blot clot. Be… read more
Dr. Abid
Dr. Abid
PGR (Internal Medicine)
Doctoral Degree
5,444 satisfied customers
I had thee stents inserted and i am taking high blood
I had thee stents inserted and i am taking high blood pressure tablets and lipitoir. Is it safe to take viagra occasionally,and is it effective if only taken occasionally… read more
DrRussMD
DrRussMD
Board Certified Physician
51,788 satisfied customers
My Father had a quad pass 2 years ago. I am told that his
My Father had a quad bi pass 2 years ago. I am told that his cardiologist took him off plavix and said he no longer needs it. Is that ok? If so, what would they have put him on in replace of it?… read more
the-good-doctor
the-good-doctor
Licensed and Practicing Physician
Doctoral Degree
27,780 satisfied customers
My husbands legs are bright red from mid calf down to the
My husbands legs are bright red from mid calf down to the ankles. The legs are very swollen during the day, in the morning they are normal. He is 92, Pacemaker & Stent in left leg since 9 years. Medic… read more
Dr Chip (M.D.)
Dr Chip (M.D.)
Doctor
M.D.
20,278 satisfied customers
What can cause high creatinine level? I had by pass
What can cause high creatinine level? I had by pass surgery(3) in 2001 and a stent 18 mo ago. A stent inserted into rt ureter 4 wk ago and removed last Wed -Urologist catscan showed nephrosis of the k… read more
Dr. Arun Phophalia
Dr. Arun Phophalia
Doctor
Post-Doctoral Degree
17,059 satisfied customers
My 92 year old mother was just diagnosed with early signs of
My 92 year old mother was just diagnosed with early signs of dementia. She also has a very fast and sometimes irregular heart beat and high blood pressure and is being treated with several different m… read more
DrRussMD
DrRussMD
Board Certified Physician
51,788 satisfied customers
On April 2008 I had a heart attack. The cardiologist put in
On April 2008 I had a heart attack. The cardiologist put in three stents. Within 2 months one of the stents did not function. I had an angiogram and was told there was nothing they could do. I have an… read more
Doctor Marcus
Doctor Marcus
Asst Professor of Emergency Medicine
Doctoral Degree
1,290 satisfied customers
I take pills for high blood pressure having had one stent
i take pills for high blood pressure having had one stent and a minor stroke, i have gone on holiday to australia and due to flu like symtoms am on anti biotics to clear up chest, my blood pressure se… read more
Expert
Expert
6,954 satisfied customers
I had 3 stents inserted 3 weeks ago yet still suffer from
I had 3 stents inserted 3 weeks ago yet still suffer from chest pain several times a day feeling a heavy crushing pressure on my chest I have taken 4 days off work and rested which has decreased the f… read more
Dr. Cameron
Dr. Cameron
10,475 satisfied customers
I take Carvedilol 12.5 mg and Lisinopril 5 mg per day and
I take Carvedilol 12.5 mg and Lisinopril 5 mg per day and Plavix 75 mg. per day for a heart stent after my heart attack on June 7th, 2009. Could they conflict with 325 coated aspirin? Do I still need … read more
Dr. Owen
Dr. Owen
Ob/Gyn Doctor
Doctoral Degree
41,840 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I feel so much better today, and upon further investigation believe that there is a chance that the responses I got saved me from a serious, even life threatening situation. I am very grateful to the experts who answered me.

Susan O.USA

I can go as far as to say it could have resulted in saving my sons life and our entire family now knows what bipolar is and how to assist and understand my most wonderful son, brother and friend to all who loves him dearly. Thank you very much

Corrie MollPretoria, South Africa

I thank-you so much! It really helped to have this information and confirmation. We will watch her carefully and get her in for the examination and US right away if things do not improve. God bless you as well!

ClaudiaAlbuquerque, NM

Outstanding response time less than 6 minutes. Answered the question professionally and with a great deal of compassion.

KevinBeaverton, OR

Suggested diagnosis was what I hoped and will take this info to my doctor's appointment next week.
I feel better already! Thank you.

ElanorTracy, CA

Thank you to the Physician who answered my question today. The answer was far more informative than what I got from the Physicians I saw in person for my problem.

JulieLockesburg, AR

You have been more help than you know. I seriously don't know what my sisters situation would be today if you had not gone above and beyond just answering my questions.

John and StefanieTucson, AZ

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Family Physician

Family Physician

Doctor

2,592 satisfied customers

Emergency Medicine and Family Practice for over 26 years

Dr. Ketch

Dr. Ketch

Board Certified Physician

76 satisfied customers

Medical Degree, Former Assistant Professor at School of Medicine at Yale University

DrRussMD

DrRussMD

Board Certified Physician

51,788 satisfied customers

Internal Medicine--practice all of internal medicine, all ages, family, health, prevention, complementary medicine, etc.

Dr. David

Dr. David

Board Certified Physician

224 satisfied customers

Treat children/young adults, former chief resident, multiple publications

Dr Chip (M.D.)

Dr Chip (M.D.)

Doctor

20,278 satisfied customers

20 yrs. in practice, including surgery, general medicine, addiction medicine and pain.

Dr. D. Love

Dr. D. Love

Doctor

19,436 satisfied customers

Family Physician for 10 years; Hospital Medical Director for 10 years.

Dr. Arun Phophalia

Dr. Arun Phophalia

Doctor

17,059 satisfied customers

MBBS MS. Post doctoral fellowship in Sports Medicine. General surgeon and sports medicine specialist

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x