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hi, lifes -- you've probably noticed that i haven't been around for some time. i was having problems...More
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Posted by susiemargaret
Concussion..need some help?
A week ago I hit the top of my head pretty hard. On the top of my right side of my head. It did not knock me...More
Posted by agirl2013
misidentifying colors
When playing games online, I've noticed several instances of me looking at a color but having a different...More
Posted by philabuster
lightheaded/numbness in head
for the past month I've been experiencing lightheadedness that I can only describe as slightly numbing...More
Posted by domino3
Water bubble in brain
My niece ( 21 ) has got water bubbles in her brain. She got operated twice but there are bubbles which could...More
Posted by An_255964
REALLY scared right now...
On Feb. 13th, I went to the emergency room for headaches and chest pain with weird pins and...More
My husband had a fall 6 months ago and has a traumatic brain injury . He is home and is functioning very well....More
Posted by madog12
Extremely forceful yawning
I'm asking this question for my dad. Both me and my dad has this problem. However, I've managed to somewhat...More
Posted by An_255550
Fish oil for kids
Hello, I started giving my 6 year old son Carlson very finest fish oil less than a year ago. I give him...More
Posted by alexneils3
severe neuropathy
I had been falling easily for more than 10 years, sometimes falling hard enough to go to the ER. I cannot...More
Posted by editor1943

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Diffuse hickening of the dura mater
Can anyone clarify for me what it means on an MRI that states, "diffuse thickening and enhancement of the...More
Posted by An_255251
numbness in left tricep to last two fingers
I was told was born with two extra upper ribs.What is this condition called?
Posted by jackolope56
Does anyone know the procedure to removing air on the brain? its a very tiny spot. his doctor said alot of...More
Posted by katiemae166
Unilateral facial swelling and numbness
Back in June 2013, I had an episode where I woke up and the right side of my face was tingling. A few hours...More
Posted by Anon_24568
MRI - White Matter Hyperintensities
Hello, I've recently had a brain w/o Contrast MRI. The neurologist saw the results and said it was all fine....More
Posted by An_254245
Muscle "itch"?
I have had this annoying symptom increasingly regularly. It is very hard to describe. The best I can is a deep...More
Posted by JDDowell
Postherpetic neuralgia ,Herpes zoster shingles,
Fasciculations in lip from herpes?
I went to my pcp after experiencing major lip twitching in my lower lip. Started in May, didn't notice it was...More
Posted by An_253659
Burning feet in soles of my feet
Burning soles of feet. My observations : 1. More burning sensation when i sit. When i lay down in sleep...More
Posted by Jamescaroon4
Male, 22 - NEVER had an orgasm or experienced sexu...
Hello, I'm a 22 year old male and have never experienced an orgasm or any semblance of sexual pleasure in my...More
Posted by duskx
Most incredible orgasm-Amazing
I am a healthy 45 years old and I am a very experienced lover who has been in numerous relationships...More
Posted by Jefffromlakeville
Odd tingling in tongue
I recently began chiropractic treatments for shoulder and arm pain. The chiropractor is very experienced, and...More
Posted by suzgrrl
Rare and random occurring numbness and dizziness o...
It only occurs whenever I'm straining, like throwing a baseball or turning around quickly, one side of the...More
Posted by BillReedz
Cavum Septi Pellucidi and Vergae
I am 33 weeks pregnant and had a scan yesterday that shows an enlarged Cavum Septi Pellucidi and Vergae....More
Posted by An_252299
Sudden weakness, blurry vision, quick sweat, etc.
So I was watching a movie with my girl and all of a sudden I got weak, dizzy, short breath, sweaty, tried to get...More
Posted by SD858
Neurologist Appointment - Wait for Botox?
I have an appointment on July 5th. My last botox treatment wore off at the end of April. I'm really...More
Posted by BrainPain
Neurological Pain (West Nile Virus) Problems walki...
Diagnosed with West Nile about 5 years ago. After initial problems, settled down to muscle spasms and...More
Posted by darkrats
Second Opinions
Good afternoon: I've visited my family physician several times within the past six months for a number of...More
Posted by Tom_S
Suffering symptoms of small fiber neuropathy but n...
About 5 years ago, my upper left outer thigh began having burning tearing sensations. I kind of wondered if...More
Posted by An_251055

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I'm a PA student, graduating in December (I hope). I have a long history as a patient including six unrelated surgeries, and a couple of other hos...More

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Why guess about tests? We'll help you decipher the words used
Patients often wait weeks or months to see a specialist, or get a long-awaited for test. MRIs, CATs and numerous blood or neuro tests leave ... More
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