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Had doubt of thyroid but I got it tested found no thyroid I face swelling in my feet, itching in palms of feet and hands Didn't got periods PROPERLY since last 2-3 months please help to handle this situation. Seriously fed up with the itching and swelling. Please help.

Dr. Shashidhar 93% (5859 ratings)
BHMS
Homeopath, Secunderabad
Please visit a gynecologist for examination (along with some tests) as it can be due to hormonal imbalance. Let the doctor diagnose the problems. The itching may be due to some allergy. You can start Homeopathy as it is gentle and Safe. You can contact me later with all the information.
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Lower abdomen pain and breast swelling after 8 weeks of medical abortion. Pain is only controlled with painkillers. White discharge is stopped at 7 weeks. I'd checked pregnancy test twice after 5 weeks but it negative. Is it normal?

MBBS, MD - Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Diploma in Reproductive Medicine (Germany)
Gynaecologist, Navi Mumbai
Your condition does looks to be related to medical abortion. Need further investigations to rule out any other problem.
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Dr. My both feet are swollen. My sugar n Sr. Creatinine n blood urea are normal. What is the reason and remedy for this. Is this any serious symptoms Please advise Thanks n regards.

Dr. Gummadavelli Srinivas 91% (218 ratings)
Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine And Surgery , MD - Ayurveda
Ayurveda, Hyderabad
Dr. My both feet are swollen. My sugar n Sr. Creatinine n blood urea are normal. What is the reason and remedy for th...
Hello dear Lybrate user. Swelling of feet can be due to various reasons- injuries, diseases related to heart, liver, kidneys, lymphatic drainage, venous insufficiency, or intake of alcohol. Consult me in private for more information.
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Papular Urticaria - Top 7 Ways To Treat It!

Dr. Abhinav Kumar 90% (90 ratings)
MBBS, MD - Dermatology
Dermatologist, Gurgaon
Papular Urticaria - Top 7 Ways To Treat It!

Papular urticaria is a very common reaction to insect bites. It is more commonly seen in youngsters than in grown-ups. Spots with itchy red bumps of 0.2 to 2 cm in width may appear every few days during the summer or autumn months. In some cases, each spot builds up a blister that usually contains liquid.

Despite the fact that the general frequency rate is unknown, papular urticaria has a tendency to occur during spring and summer months. Common symptoms of urticaria can differ from person to person, and as a rule, they tend to create blood red, raised spots on the pores and skin. It creates a bothersome skin sensitivity that may include tiny bumps. Here are a few ways through which you can treat the disease:

  1. Staying away from certain foods: Staying from foods that could trigger the disease is important. It is essential that you know about the kinds of foods that could trigger the skin condition. Make a note of the ones you doubt and which ones are causing discomfort to your skin. Also, you can go through 31 food allergy tests to know which ingredients you are allergic to.
  2. Table salt and water: Simply blend table salt with water and drink the mix. This could reduce the skin issue and give it some relief.
  3. Hot and cold packs: Hot and cold packs can help in treating papular urticaria if you apply it on a daily basis to the influenced areas of your skin. Ensure that you use clean towels. It would be better in case you can wash up to lighten the irritation and uneasiness brought on by the skin problem.
  4. Water with turmeric powder: Another simple and straightforward home remedy is mixing water with turmeric powder. Drink a glass of this solution once every day until the side effects begin to vanish.
  5. Essential oils: One of the most famous and successful oils to treat this skin issue is chamomile. Apply the oil to the affected skin range and the irritation and redness of your skin will be at ease.
  6. Topical steroids: Topical steroids in the form of a cream is a prescribed treatment that is instantly beneficial for the influenced skin and when the lesions tend to develop.
  7. Topical soothing agent: Calamine salves and other topical calming lotions are useful in diminishing the irritation.

In case you have a concern or query you can always consult an expert & get answers to your questions!

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Contact Lenses - Can They Be Bad For You?

Asg Eye Hospital 87% (10 ratings)
ABC
Ophthalmologist, Jodhpur
Contact Lenses - Can They Be Bad For You?

Contact lenses are one of the most convenient ways to correct vision related problems. It is easily disposable and requires the least maintenance. It might have minor side effects in the form of irritations and allergies but it requires the least time for adaptability. They help to correct nearsightedness and farsightedness along with astigmatism and age-related vision problems like presbyopia. Following are the benefits and harms of wearing contact lenses.

Positive effects of contact lenses
1. Better vision - Wearing contact lenses improves your vision to a great amount, especially peripheral vision. They are comfortable to wear and can correct both nearsightedness and farsightedness. They can cause discomfort initially but are more effective than glasses. Lenses are also available in bifocals and tints and can be worn for long periods of time.
2. Great for an active lifestyle - Glasses can be a hindrance to sports activities and can limit your peripheral vision. Lenses, on the other hand, are great for an active lifestyle as they require short adaptation period. They are easy to put and take care of and do not require a lot of maintenance on your part as it needs least cleaning.

Risks of wearing contact lenses
1. Dry eyes - Dry eyes are the most common side effects of wearing contact lenses
2. Infections - Contact lenses wearers are prone to infection of the cornea called keratitis. It can cause swelling, blurry vision and other problems due to lack of oxygen supply to the cornea. Infection can be prevented by maintaining the hygiene while wearing and taking off lenses.
3. Allergic reactions - Allergic reaction to the contact lens solution can affect your vision as it causes inflammation of the eyeballs and redness. It can also cause eyelid inflammation and limit your scope of vision.

In case you have a concern or query you can always consult an expert & get answers to your questions!

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I am 22 years old, I have a swollen lymph node under the ear for almost 2 years ,no pain or any irritation ,it does not change at all, what am do with it?

Dr. Venkatesh Vulli 89% (21 ratings)
Pulmonologist, Visakhapatnam
I am 22 years old, I have a swollen lymph node under the ear for almost 2 years ,no pain or any irritation ,it does n...
Nothing to do now. If you have any symptoms like fever, appetite loss, weight loss etc. Then you can contact a doctor.
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Hello there, suddenly I felt a pain and a swelling in my right knee .No past injuries and all. When wake up the pain comes. And now I'm in my office. I'm working in IT sector. The pain is unbearable and swelling is increasing. Help me out.

Dr. Samidh Kumar Thakur 91% (846 ratings)
BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Kolkata
Hello there, suddenly I felt a pain and a swelling in my right knee .No past injuries and all. When wake up the pain ...
Cold compress twice daily Use choamote Do not sit on floor and do not flex your knee joint Wax bath therapy for 20 days after that avoid water 3 hours No sex now Rest if possible Nicooxia Mr. after launch x 10 days Shephall 500 OD x 30 days then stop NE 400 BD x 6 weeks Vitamin D Must 60k once in a week take tab 5 AM then 2 hours no food OK Use cambiflam hot and ice gel.
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I have a little water retention in my body. My kidney function test report is normal including micro albumin test. How to reduce it.

Dr. Krishna Sumanth Dogiparthi 92% (257 ratings)
MD - Internal Medicine
General Physician, Khammam
Hello Lybrate user water retention in the body can be due to various reasons like hypertension, cardiac disorers, kidney disorders, liver disorders, anemia and thyroid related diseases. Take low salt diet. Consult a physician if still problem persist. Take care.
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My father is 88 years old and facing water retention in body He also got admitted in hospital where lasix was injected for three days, He is taking Dytor20 for last ten days but creatinine level has increased to 2,2,What do you suggest. His B P was 115/60 today. Echo conducted shows 53 EF.

Dr. Suraj Kumar 87% (101 ratings)
DM - Nephrology, MBBS Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery, MD - Medicine
Nephrologist, Gurgaon
My father is 88 years old and facing water retention in body He also got admitted in hospital where lasix was injecte...
Hi Lybrate user. The water retention or generalised swelling could be because of renal failure or low serum albumin which is a consequence of poor nutrition as well as any critical illness. The treatment is diuretics (dytor is a diuretic), fluid restriction and correcting the primary condition. Although a physical consultation in person is very important before advising. Especially since you are saying the creatinine is rising. So do consult your nephrologist or you can contact me.
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testicle issue my child four year old last 2 year swelling in right side testicle spectrum.

Dr. Subhash Ponkiya 91% (200 ratings)
BHMS
Homeopath, Rajkot
testicle issue my child four year old last 2 year swelling in right side testicle spectrum.
One sided testicle/scrotum swelling is due to hernia, varicocele, hydrocele, etc. Go for investigation USG SCROTUM. According to final diagnosis, treatment will be suggested.
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