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Is there a specific treatment for compressive spine fracture?

Query: Hello doctor, I have a case of a 47 year old man, who went through a car accident. The scan showed a compressive fracture of T12 wth predominance into the canal 7 mm. The patient was told to stay in bed with a plastic corsage around his waist to prevent sudden movements. Around two to three months ...  Read Full »

Dr. J Mariano Anto Bruno Mascarenhas

Family Physician, General Practitioner, Neuro Surgeon, Neurologist, Spine Health Specialist, Spine Surgeon

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com.I have read your question with care and understood the concern. The inability to move the right leg could be due to compressive fracture T12 or periventricular hypodense lesions. Barely feeling right arm is due to periventricular hypodense lesions or some undiagnosed prob...  Read Full »

I want to take Piracetam for my admission test exam. Please suggest dosage.

Query: Hello doctor, My age is 21. I am going to take Piracetam for admission test exam. I am in a problem. Please suggest me a dosage.  Read Full »

Dr. Venkat Heijebu


Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I can certainly understand your concern. I have worked through your attached query in detail. Many of your symptoms are not related to memory loss. These are symptoms of a mood disorder. Piracetam is not the right medication here. You require antidepressant medicines...  Read Full »

What are the treatment options in case of SNHL?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 32 year old male. I am suffering from a sensorineural hearing loss in both ears. So, I want to make my hearing normal again. I believe that a solution exists. Let me know what can be done to improve hearing. I have been having this issue since a long time, but I did not take pr...  Read Full »

Dr. Kumar Ashutosh

Family Physician, General Practitioner, ENT Otolaryngologist

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. As I can see from your audiogram (attachment removed to protect patient identity), you have a moderate high-frequency sensorineural hearing loss (SNHL), that too from a long time as you mentioned. In case of sensorineural hearing loss, we have these options of treatm...  Read Full »

Can Piracetam and Ecosprin be taken together?

Query: Hello doctor, My mother aged 60 had a stroke 15 years back. Her doctor recommended Piracetam and Ecosprin 75. She took it for just six months after she stopped. Now, can she take both the tablets? Also, she has a nervousness in the left hand. What we do?  Read Full »

Dr. Aida Quka


Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Yes, both these drugs can be taken concomitantly. Ecosprin (Aspirin) should be taken lifelong. Piracetam may be taken for a shorter period of time. Regarding the nervousness in her left hand, I would recommend consulting with the neurologist and performing an EEG to...  Read Full »

Why are there speech problems post brain stroke?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 28-year-old male and I am telling about my disease. I had a brain stroke two years ago. The incident led to speechlessness and I went to a speech therapist for eight months. Now I got a high-profile job but my speech is not good and I am not able to form words. My doctor said t...  Read Full »

Dr. Aida Quka


Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have gone through the attachments (attachment removed to protect patient identity). I understand your concern, but there is not much to be done besides logopedy. But I suggest taking Piracetam 1200 mg twice daily. Consult your specialist doctor, discuss with him ...  Read Full »

My father had HIE due to a heart attack, and is now in coma. What to do?

Query: Hi doctor, My father has hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy due to a heart attack. Tracheostomy has been done. He is in a coma. What are the options available now?  Read Full »

Dr. Hitesh Kumar


Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. In hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy, there is some permanent brain cell damage due to transient decreased blood flow in the brain. To be frank, there is no specific treatment available for it on a long-term basis. If the episode been few days prior, few neuroprotective ...  Read Full »

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