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  • First possible seizure??

    Tracy37 3 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Errors June 9, 2013 12:04 AM

    Hi I am a 45 yo female with possible hashimoto's disease, I am not taking any medications at the moment. As I was driving one day I felt like a blood rush from my feet to my head then all I remember is,I felt as though I was going to pass out.My sister whom was sitting next to me said I had a...

  • misdiagnosed????

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Errors July 8, 2011 07:27 AM

    I am 28 yrs old I have only had two sexual partners in my life one from the age of 18- 23 then I went about 4 yrs without even holding hands with a guy. Then I slept with a friend of mine which we had been friend for a couple of years now and he is definitely more sexually active then I am but gets...

  • Stroke, TIA's or hemiplegic migraines

    tazref 0 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Errors June 6, 2011 07:49 AM

    Hi,I have been called special but feel a freak following the last 6 years of on/off hospital stays/ clinics/ MRI's/ drugs etc.. Now I know how a lab rat feels!! If Doctors could just be hoinest & say 'we are not sure, but we need to help you to get to the bottom of this' it would be so much more...

  • Oral Cancer if Diagnosed Properly Could have saved my Life

    DealtDeath 1 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Errors January 16, 2011 06:06 AM

    6 years ago, or in early 2004 I noticed some bumps on my lips and begin going to the doctors maybe 2 weeks after I noticed. I went to 2 different urgent care doctors, the 2nd which referred me to a doctor that specialized in Infectious Disease, he then referred me to a Oncologist, he then referred...

  • Heart palpations, dizzy when moving head to the right, and numbness under right foot.

    kris192 0 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Errors January 9, 2011 11:33 PM

    Hi,I have a problem that is absolutely killing me on the inside, i am so worried and hope that anyone have more answers. First of I wanna say that I am suffering from anxiety and panic attacks and that is what is usually going on in my body instead of a serious disease, but this felt completely...

  • Dizziness, panicfeeling and numbness in left leg.

    kris192 0 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Errors January 9, 2011 11:23 PM

    Hi,I have a problem that is absolutely killing me on the inside, i am so worried and hope that anyone have more answers.Over Christmas i was visiting some friends in brazil and on my way back to USA i slept very weird on the plane causing neck pain and a little bit of headache. I excercised when I...

  • lymphoma or mono?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Errors December 9, 2010 02:57 AM

    I'm the type of person that doesn't go to the doctor until I know there is obviously something wrong. Well last year I went months with extreme fatigue, very sore neck (like it hurt to turn my head), night sweats, headache and fever, and an enlarged lymphnode on the left side of my neck that was...

  • Please Help Me- I can't take this anymore

    helpme523 0 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Errors November 18, 2010 03:40 PM

    In 2007 I was received uprotected oral and got NGU-Urethritis... I've never been the same since. I was given antibiotics and nothing worked. I've been to multiple urologist and they think my problems are in my head. My Symptoms INCLUDE: Headache that Never goes awayExtreme Pelvic PainWeak...

  • I have missed my period

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Errors November 3, 2010 09:36 PM

    Hey, I'm 15 and I missed roughly two months of my period. I know I'm not pregnant because I'm still a virgin. I get constant headaches that start at the back of my head and usually go from back to front, ending in a horrible aching behind one or both of my eyes. About a week ago, I was scraping my...

  • I have missed my period

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Errors November 3, 2010 09:26 PM

    Hey, I'm 15 and I missed roughly two months of my period. I know I'm not pregnant because I'm still a virgin. I get constant headaches that start at the back of my head and usually go from back to front, ending in a horrible aching behind one or both of my eyes. About a week ago, I was scraping my...

  • The Worst 4 months of my life - Clostridium Difficile

    keanhe 2 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Errors October 22, 2010 06:07 AM

    Hello everyone...On November 3rd, 2010, I'll be diagnosed with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. This, of course, is not the correct diagnosis, but my doctors have tried.This all started in January of this year.I had a "special" piercing down there (silly 18 yr old boy stuff, I'm now 20) that even after...

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  • Tunnel Vision Headaches

    Rex Fleming 0 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Errors September 8, 2010 12:52 AM

    I have problems with Tunnel Vision Headaches. I have had them most of my life, Since grade shcool. Grandfather had same problem. First I get colored crystals floating in my eyes, then the back of my neck tightens up, then the TUNNEL VISION appears, and some times,(not always), the headache! If I...

  • Burst blood vessels in extremities

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Errors August 12, 2010 09:04 PM

    I went to the internist because I was regularly bursting blood vessels in my fingers and toes, and the swelling and pain were alarming. I had always had some vascular trouble (Reynaud's syndrome) but not with such frequency. The doctor first told me he'd never seen anything like this and then asked...

  • emergency room doc stumped passes the buc

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Errors July 22, 2010 01:36 AM

    driving to work yesterday morning my wife called me complaining of sudden vision problems in left eye , along with numbness in cheek below left eye. when she looked at traffic light colors had extra ring around them. also had onset of headache about a 5 0n scale 0-10.headache unlike previous rare...

  • intersticial cystitus

    auntyl 2 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Errors June 25, 2010 07:40 PM

    Such a long sad and bad story but will try to keep it reasonable.Following the birth of my second son by planned csection sterilisation, waking in severe pain, cathetered and losing blood, settled after 12hrs or so, following day felt typical bacterial cystitus infection, frequency pain passing,...

  • nuva ring

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Errors May 23, 2010 11:07 PM

    I started the ring on April 22 and had to stop it because of severe headaches so I took it out on May the 5 which only gave me about 2 weeks roughly..I came on my period the weekend of the 1st and stayed on for 7 days...so it's crazy believe me I understand now I'm checking the dates as to when I...

  • strep misdiagnosed as virus = ICU

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Errors May 16, 2010 02:21 PM

    my 9yr old son came home from camp unusually fatigued. the next morning he had a high fever and a very sore throat. by 10am, he was photosensitive and had a headache. doctor told us it was probably viral but that if he got worse to go to the ER. By that afternoon we were in the ER. doctor said,...

  • I m so desparate because of my ilness

    sarah amethyst 1 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Errors April 8, 2010 03:23 PM

    Hi My ilness started 2 years ago after New year.It all started like a flue with strange hunger attacks.I was in a hospital for 10 days and the doctors said that everything is fine with me after they done all kind of tests, they said that it s just a gastroenteritis.But i m still ill and it s...

  • It took me 32 years to find out and get relief for migraines.

    sweetsinger 0 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Errors April 6, 2010 05:46 AM

    I started having headaches when I was 17. They were sometimes debilitating and often accompanied by nausea. I thought they were sinus headaches. I took antihistamines, decongestants, and narcotics, but nothing helped. Finally 32 years later I was given a sample of Zomig. It's wonderful to have...

  • HELP! Too many symptoms at age 18

    Birdyluv18 0 Replies
    Posted in: Medical Errors March 13, 2010 02:50 PM

    My symptoms have been going on since i was little, they started at only a couple symptoms and now i have a ton :eek:, I started with leg pains, head and ear pain, stomach pains and constipation, burning while i urinated, shortness of breath and always getting colds, this was around age 1 to age 7,...