Medical Advice on "Family Physician"

Dr. Mahmoud Ahmed Abelrahman Abouibrahim
Hi, Welcome to I have gone through the attachment (attachment removed to protect patient identity). You have a high cholesterol level which is the cause of the fatty liver rather than weight. A lipid-lowering medication is required. ... View thread »

Dr. Parth R Goswami
Hello, Welcome to The fatty liver is due to obesity. You have to check your blood pressure and sugar levels as well. Check serum cholesterol, serum triglyceride. Regular active one hour exercise is needed for you and a strict diet ... View thread »

Dr. Nazma  Parveen
Hello, Welcome to I have read through your question and would like to tell you that stiffness and numbness in the thumb can be caused by a number of conditions. The most common cause is a nerve compression or pinched nerve. Carpal tunnel ... View thread »

Dr. Dalia  Mostafa Nayel
Hello, Welcome to This is completely normal, and there is no need to worry. This is due to different layers of connective tissues. For further queries consult a family physician online --> ... View thread »

Dr. Mashfika   N Alam
Hello, Welcome to You seem to have gained a lot of weight for your age. This is one of the major reason for not growing taller. Children who are overweight are often seen to stop growing taller earlier than others and this is ... View thread »

Dr. Parth R Goswami
Hello, Welcome to the I can understand your concern. Do not worry, and I will clear your doubt. Infectious mononucleosis usually caused by EBV (Epstein-Barr), and it can spread through saliva mainly. So sharing of the objects like ... View thread »

Dr. Sameer Kumar
Hello, Welcome to I have gone through your query. You have been sexually active during your fertile period till the end of last month. Now, the presence of thickening of cervical mucus is a possible sign of conception but not ... View thread »

Dr. Ohams Henry
Hello, Welcome to On the aspect of missing your period can be Sibelium (Flunarizine) because it has some effect of blocking the dopamine receptor in the brain. Besides, it is a calcium channel blocking effect. So the possibility is ... View thread »

Dr. Amith Kumar
Hello, Welcome to PCOS (polycystic ovary syndrome) clearly has an effect on hair growth on patients ... View thread »

Dr. Parth R Goswami
Hello, Welcome to the Full penetrative intercourse has a high chance of pregnancy, but nonpenetrative contact of genital with vagina also has some risk of pregnancy because of contact of precum fluid from the penis to vagina. So you ... View thread »