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I have ringworms on my face and legs from past week .I take the medicines listed below. But I can't see any change. The only thing that happened is the ringworms got dried up. I want you prescribe me better and effective medicines or methods ,which will results in prevention of those ringworms. Thanyou.
Hi doctor, Last few days I am suffering for my ears problem, I can, t hear properly pls tell me what to do?
I masturbate 5 times a week. I have a habit of this. So give me suggestions to cure upon this. I am not a married.
Sir, my grandfather has several illnesses, and other doctors told me that it is not curable. Im mot certain what the diseases are, but im going to describe some conditions about him. My grandfather is unable to move properly and always lies on the bed. He can barely walk. His speech is very slurred and needs extra effort to speak clearly. It has gotten to the point where we are unable to understand him. He also remains always idle. He never moves and stares at the ceiling. He also had alzheimer before showing these conditions, where he sometimes forgot smaller details spoken to him. He now never speaks, does not react to our voices, and other external stimuli. Could you please tell me what is going on? Thank you.
My dad is paralyzed he is a diabetic patient nd has a blood sugar, pressure he is at bed the right side is paralyzed For strength in the body and paralyzed leg suggest some food so that we can serve?
I am preparing for my CA Exam (Chartered accounts) I am sleeping only 3 hours per day. Is it effects my health?
My father is a 62 year old male who got the following results. Fasting blood sugar - 105, PP - 132, total cholesterol 160, urea 28, creatinine 1.2, uric acid 5.6. Please tell whether these levels are normal for his age? Any diet to be followed? I am concerned about prediabetes and urea and creatinine level? Please advice.
My daughter 11 years old, suffering from pox, indication sheen today what are the medicine i should give ?
I haven't been able to sleep since 2 days and I am having a severe headache, tried multiple home remedies, but didn't work, what to do? Please help me!
I am suffering from fever for the last week. I have body pain whenever can you suggest what should be done?
I eat every thing, but have just two toasts with green tea for breakfast. Light lunch, maybe I veg I dal 2 roti/or rice, maybe non veg if available. Salad is a must. Then before dinner I have my 3 large drinks almost every day, have eggs and toast or some things as for lunch. I do not have cauliflower for dinner, rest everything I eat. I am more of a non veg but I enjoy my veges and must have daily. I at times have grilled or fried fish for dinner or just plain sandwich. Eggs 3 days a week (6 eggs)
Hi. I am facing the problem of pain on my back of the neck from last 3 years. And regularly I am having pain on my neck. And from last 3 weeks I am having pain on my neck which pains so badly. My Dr. Not sure about the problem. Please help me and do let me knew about the problem. It hurts me so badly.
I hav bad habit of masturbation. Can I get out from this habit. Would you like to further suggest me how to.
When an organ residing in a cavity such as the abdomen tries to push through the muscular layer it resides in, it is called as hernia.
Though said to be genetic, hernias can be caused by things such as improper heavy lifting, incorrect posture, or chronic constipation and as a result of surgical complication or injury. Factors like obesity, pregnancy, smoking, chronic lung disease aggravate the severity of the hernia. It is believed that about 27% of all males and 3% of females can have a hernia during their lifetime.
Types of hernias:
- Inguinal hernia: The groin is the most common area, where the abdomen pushes through a weak spot in the lower abdominal wall, causing a protrusion into the inguinal canal. This is more common in men than women.
- Hiatal hernia: The abdomen has the diaphragm separating it from the thoracic cavity in the upper border. When it pushes through the diaphragm, a hernia is caused and there is almost always associated food reflux in these cases. Though the most common cause is associated old age, due to muscle weakness, there also are cases of congenital hiatal hernias.
- Umbilical hernia: The abdomen finds a weak layer along its length and protrudes through the skin on the stomach. Most commonly seen in babies around the bellybutton, it gradually corrects itself on its own. Quiet rare in adults, seen during pregnancy and in chronic obese people.
- Incisional: These are post-surgical, and happen when the organ protrudes through the weakened wall due to surgery. The abdomen is again the most common area and the hernia can happen either onto the external surface or internally, when they are called ventral hernias.
These are the most frequent types, though hernia affects other organs like the spine, brain, appendix, etc.
This includes a combination of constant monitoring followed by a decision to do surgical treatment. Hiatal hernias and umbilical hernias can be monitored for a while before deciding on surgery. Inguinal hernias may require surgery earlier in the stage. Post-surgery, a mesh is placed to hold back the tissue in its corrected place. The umbilical hernia in children could be self-limiting. If it does not get auto-corrected in the first year of life, that also would qualify for a surgical treatment. Hernias need to be managed under medical supervision.
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