I have been using Betnesol drops for approx.7 days to relieve nasal congestion along with pantoprazole tablets. I have been told to take these for the... Read more
Unfortunately I do not find it appropriate to advise people on using prescription medication if I have never assessed or examined them.
What is the success rate of shoulder arthroscopy? Read more
Orthopaedist, Orthopaedic surgeon
Very difficult to answer such type of a question. Proper diagnosis, appropriate treatment and only if required arthroscopy will usually yiel... Read more
Is this the same drug as bendroflumethiazide ? Read more
Yes. Bendrofluazide os the old mane. We use now Bendroflumethiazide in hypertensive patients.
Prolapsed disc C4 C5 causing arm pain . Will artificial disc replacements completely cure the pain with no future problems ? Read more
A prolapsed disc causing arm pain due to nerve root entrapment "trapped nerve" can be managed through a number of different types of operati... Read more
pilonidal sinus surgery pending - under what circumstances would you recommend primary closure along the midline ? Read more
Colorectal Surgeon, Gastrointestinal Surgeon, General Surgeon
I will do primary closure for First time surgery, no infection and small skin defect.
I have a complete rupture of biceps tendon. I understand it will not repair but pain will lessen with time though do not see how arm regain strength... Read more
Sports Medicine specialist
Hi good question, Simply put. If you leave it to heal then a small loss of muscle mass and the snapped muscle will show when you flex but ov... Read more
do have a cystocele and enterocele after having radical vulvectomy for extramammary pagets disease. what is the outcome of this? Read more
It is possible to have these conditions after vulvectomy. It would be best to see your surgeon first for a review.
im 161 pounds am i ok to have a brest inlargement? Read more
Plastic Surgeon, Cosmetic Surgeon
Hi Weight only couldn't be a sole factor for decision making.
My mother has very bad weepy eczema on her left leg and it is not healing. She also suffers from lymphatic filariasis on both her legs. She has had... Read more
Thank you. I am very sorry to hear about your mother. Eczema can be very distressing. Potassium permanganate is good to reduce risk of infec... Read more
what is the recovery time for kneecap replacement? Read more
Knee cap replacement is usually a resurfacing of the back of the patella and usually includes a resurfacing of the femoral grove in which it... Read more