Graves' Disease

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Cat bite, anti rabies vaccine

I've had anti rabies vaccine and anti tetanus last year due to a cat scratch. Ita a post vaccination I completed the 30 day cycle. I had two shot of booster for day 1 and day 3 last month due to kitten scratches and dog bite. Do I need to take another shot of booster now? My cat bit me, I stepped on her tail. My wound bled.

Precaution to take

My doctor confirmed that I'm suffering from chicken pox after hearing that I was devastated & couldn't ask him much more questions. I need some clarification on below: 1. Can I take bath as usual if I don't have fever? 2. Is there any problem in having salt during this time? 3. Is it okay if I take medications or should it go naturally? 4. And what type of foods are advised to have?

Pco problem

My period is 70 days late. Last week hospital ponnapa enaku pco problem irukanu sollu one month ku tablet um date aka one week meprate tablet um kuduthangA. But I did not get my period after one week. Why

Medicine for Maleria

Hi. I am moving to Nigeria. I heard there are lot of material case there, could you suggest any precautionary maleria medicine? Also could you suggest general medicine that I should take with me

Low haemoglobin and high ESR.

My age is 17y F . My haemoglobin is 10 and ESR is ADA test reports value is 23.4 n thyroid value is 1.98 which is normal ..but ESR is high...nither I get fever nor this a matter of concern? What could be the reason of high ESR.

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