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  • throat swelling

    Anonymous Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. September 29, 2006 03:08 AM

    I am a 50 year old female. 3 days ago I began getting a large swollen area, golf ball size, on the right side of my throat when I eat. This occurs immediately when I begin to eat and subsides almost immediately, within minutes, when I quit eating. there is very little pain associated with this and...

  • mother in the dark

    kifayakida6 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. September 28, 2006 10:13 AM

    I am a 43 yr old female with 4 kids. Youngest by c-sect 10 months ago. Recently started frequent headaches,unexplained bruising in my abdominal region and though there is no discharge my undergarments turn black from occasional urine leakage....any thoughts?

  • 2 and a half yr old diagnosed lactose intolerant

    Nicola Marais 3 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. September 28, 2006 09:49 AM

    Good Day, My daughter who is two and a half recently had her tonsils, adenoids removed and gromets put in her ears. She as a result become very ill and was admitted into hospital for 5 days on antibiotics and suppositories for pain. She had blood test which confirmed she was dehydrated and she had...

  • Athlete - too painful to run

    Anonymous Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. September 28, 2006 05:21 AM

    The story below has been submitted anonymously through our 'Share your story' feature:I am a competitive high school cross country and track runner (especially the 800m). For the last 2 years I've been dealing with really bad arch injuries, but that's not why I'm worried. For the past 6 months I...

  • Night sweats and low grade fever w Hep C

    mrsbee1167 4 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. September 28, 2006 05:09 AM

    I have Hep C and just told in Oct 2005. I have been told it is chronic, but not sure if so. I used symptom checker on this sight and found that the night sweats and low grade fever amoung other side effect are common in patients with acute Hep C.I have been told that the is very small amount of...

  • Seizure-like symptoms but tests normal

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. September 28, 2006 02:21 AM

    The story below has been submitted anonymously through our 'Share your story' feature:My daughter has been having seizure like symptoms. She knows when the episodes are about to happen. Shortly after, all color in her skin drains, she passes out, her eyes roll back in her head, her breathing gets...

  • Contagious joint pain?

    Anonymous Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. September 28, 2006 02:18 AM

    The story below has been submitted anonymously through our 'Share your story' feature:Two years ago, my daughter got very sick. They didn’t know if it was arthritis or rheumatic fever. They ended up saying it was juvenile rheumatoid arthritis. About a year ago, I got a swollen wrist and...

  • Low grade fever, swollen leg, headaches for 9 months

    Anonymous Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. September 28, 2006 02:15 AM

    The story below has been submitted anonymously through our 'Share your story' feature:I am a 34 year old white female. I have a bicuspid arotic valve, mitral valve prolase. I also have a pace-maker and osteo. I have been running a low grade fever around 99.9 - 100.3, my right leg swells and I have...

  • Digestion, bowels, heart-rate problems, headache, joint, sweats, tired.

    Anonymous 6 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. September 28, 2006 02:10 AM

    The story below has been submitted anonymously through our 'Share your story' feature:Almost a year ago, I had surgery for a partially ruptured ectopic pregnancy in my right tube. My female parts seem to have recovered OK, but the rest of me has not been the same since. I have seen almost...

  • Uncontrollable twitching and jerking

    Anonymous 23 Replies
    Posted in: I cannot get a diagnosis. September 28, 2006 02:05 AM

    The story below has been submitted anonymously through our 'Share your story' feature:I have had twitching and jerking for nearly 6 months now. Not the under the skin kind of twitches, but almost like living in a fun-house where each limb, finger and body part moves whenever it feels like. My...