Asked in Arthritis
Your husband has slight swelling and numbness on his right knee he is scared it might be cancer because a friend of his died from similar symptoms a few years ago any thoughts as to what might be goin?
Asked in Mesothelioma
What are the symptoms of malignant peritoneal mesothelioma?
The most common symptoms of malignant peritoneal mesothelioma are: Weight loss and abdominal pain. Other symptoms are having a fever, blood clotting, bowel obstruction and swelling because of the increase in buildup of the fluid in the abdomen. ...
Asked in Elements and Compounds
What are the symptoms of calcium deficiency?
Short term insufficient calcium intake does not initially show symptoms because of the body's natural ability to produce calcium. However, long term insufficient calcium intake has symptoms of numbness in hands, heart problems to even death if not evaluated by a physician. ...
Asked in Pineapple
What are the symptoms of an allergy to pineapple?
Some people can experinence varying symptoms such as itching/swelling of the tongue or throat ,fissures/tiny splits on the surface of the tongue to bright red rashes and nausea . If you think you are allergic you should got to a doctor because all symptoms can be different. ...
Asked in Mental Health, Conditions and Diseases, Pain
Can physical illness lead to suicide?
If you are talking about mental illness, then yes. Mentally ill people always have suicide thoughts and I figure it could happen if the thoughts get out of control and that does happen. I think I have mental illness, (because I have all the symptoms, and I have the thoughts too but I tend to keep them under control... ...
Asked in Cold and Flu, Symptoms
What are the signs and symptoms for a virus?
Because there can be so many different types of viruses, such as Ebola, influenza, hepatitis C, rhinovirus, and West Nile virus the symptoms can also be different. For example, West Nile virus has symptoms that include confusion, numbness, fever, and paralysis. The Ebola virus can present symptoms like high fever and bleeding from the eyes, ears, and nose as the disease progresses. ...
Asked in Headaches
Can spinal stenosis cause numbness and headaches?
It is possible for spinal stenosis to cause or trigger numbness and headache, especially if the spinal problems are in the upper body. Anyone with these symptoms should seek the immediate help of a doctor however, because spinal stenosis is not the only potential cause for these symptoms. For appropriate diagnosis, treatment and management of headache disorders and Migraine, please seek the help of a board certified headache and Migraine specialist. ...
Asked in Body Piercing
How can you know if your pierced ear is infected or not?
The symptoms of infection are redness, swelling, pain, and possibly pus and leaking fluid in more severe cases. Always take an infection seriously, because they can get worse. ...
Asked in Headaches
Why would you get a headache and right side numbness?
The reason for the symptoms you mention could be any of several things. Only your physician can properly diagnose you, and a good diagnosis is important to decide your treatment. Because your symptoms also could be something serious such as stroke or hemiplegic Migraine, please see your doctor right away. ...
Asked in Marijuana
Does marijuana help reduce swelling?
it can depending on what caused the swelling, if it is swelling because of a bacteria infection and the bacteria are Gram-positive (meaning they have a peptidoglycan cell wall) then yes it can reduce swelling. This is because marijuana is an anti bacterial only against Gram-positvie though. ...
Asked in Acetaminophen (Tylenol), Ibuprofen
What works best for swelling Tylenol or ibuprofen?
Ibuprofen is an NSAID, which means a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug; so ibuprofen would help better with swelling because it is one of the symptoms of inflammation. These medications CAN be taken together for pain, but it is recommended that you talk to a doctor or pharmacist before doing so. ...
Asked in Back Neck and Spine, Dog Health, Definitions
You fell and cracked mty neck today are there symptoms you should be looking out for Also your head and neck are itchy after the injury?
You should watch for severe pain, swelling, bruising, tenderness, and decreased feeling in the arms and legs. If you have these symptoms, seek medical attention because you could have a neck fracture. ...
Asked in Cell Biology (cytology)
How do water salts and sugars keep a blood cell from swelling?
It Keeps Them From Swelling Because Of the The Things That Are In The Sugars And Salts. ...
Asked in Tattoos and Body Art, Body Piercing
Lip piercing ball is going into your lip because of swelling What do you do?
you can take ibuprofen or suck on ice to help the swelling.
Asked in Symptoms, Conditions and Diseases
What are the symptoms of chronic sinusitis?
Because of the nature of the swelling in the sinuses, they may not be able to drain out the nose. Drainage, therefore, drips constantly down the back of the throat, resulting in a continuously sore throat and bad breath ...
Asked in Cancer
How can you tell if you have lymphatic cancer?
Symptoms of Lymphoma Cancer often do not lead directly to the underlying diagnosis and many symptoms can be misleading. Lymphoma symptoms can be variable because there are so are many different types of lymphoma. The lymphoma symptoms will vary depending on the subtype of lymphoma, stage, and age of the patient. The "classic" B symptoms include fever, night sweats, and weight loss. Not everyone will have these symptoms, even in the setting of very aggressive disease. Other lymphoma symptoms can be general in...