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  2. Hi @SL 

    Sorry to hear about your finger. It does sound bothersome. 
    I would advise that you see a doctor to exclude infection in view of the symptoms you mentioned. 

    Dr. Jeanel G
    Space Doctor
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  4. Hi @Jayde sorry to hear that! The truth is, although this is suggestive for BPPV, it could be due to any of those causes, including other possibilities. Others include low sugar levels since you we...
    Dr. Dinesh G
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  6. Hi @Kenny 
    In view of ur sore throat, I would advise you to see a doctor and also to monitor your fever. 

    It is good that you took pictures of how the initial rash looked like- so u can m...
    Dr. Jeanel G
    Space Doctor
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  8. Hi @fair 

    For a decision with regards to proceed with surgery, a face-to-face consult would be advisable. Often, aortic stenosis is a valvular problem and so dynamic studies such as echo wou...
    Dr. Jeanel G
    Space Doctor
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  10. Hi @hojichatealatte 
    The recurrence of the lesion on ur middle finger seems disturbing. I would advice seeing a doctor to confirm the diagnosis as it sounds like it is a wart versus callus howev...
    Dr. Jeanel G
    Space Doctor
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  12. Hi @Dan 
    If your urticaria is well controlled on Telfast 180mg once a day dosage, u can up-titrate the dose by taking one and a half of the 120mg tablet to make it 180mg as a temporizing measure...
    Dr. Jeanel G
    Space Doctor
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  14. Hi Dr Adnaan, pardon my delayed response. Hope you are well. I had forgotten to add that I had an accident which resulted in mild TBI. Sleep maintenance issues started to increase since then. In at...
    @Placesfaces
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  16. Hi @Ussal yes I have to agree with @Marina there, I would recommend for a review with a doctor in-person for your current condition, given that it is progressing despite the medications. The doctor...
    Dr. Dinesh G
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  18. Dear Tan, 

    What you’re describing sounds like what we call a globus or sensation of something in the throat. There are various causes and indeed, it may be due to the recovering sore throat ...
    Dr. Rosanna T
    Space Doctor
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  20. Hi @Tofifee yes belly fat and measures such as waist circumference (WC) have described associations with body mass index (BMI) and abdominal obesity (AO). These translate to poor long-term health (...
    Dr. Dinesh G