4 symptoms you should not ignore
What are potential red flags?
- Duration 3:21
- Date Feb 12, 2013
What are potential red flags?
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Funny you should ask Brian there's one sitting right next to me.
We all know the symptoms that warrant a trip to the doctor's office like severe chest pain or even choking but.
Those less obvious symptoms that we sometimes ignore joining me now with -- health signs that should raise a red flag.
After -- muddied the Fox News medical -- team all right so these are the ones that you say.
Listen if you feel any of these immediately get help starting with severe head -- the worst headache of your life.
Yeah this is actually very serious look a lot of people may have this migraine headache we all have it and he goes away.
But if you give -- -- real serious throbbing headache look almost like -- belt around your head.
You gotta go see somebody you know we do just talk about one of the cases there were close -- Family ended up getting MRI and unfortunately they found the seven sunk to their tour in the -- There's no role in the brain so it could be and -- use and could be some sort of bleeding -- mask so don't dismiss that severe headache that doesn't go away you're gonna go to the emergency room and make should be they investigated.
Right time is of the essence there what about a throbbing.
-- you know people say yes a little uncomfortable I'll just let it go for a while good or bad idea.
-- you've got to go see your doctor look everything's -- we -- she's being very sensitive when you drink some hot or called.
That's probably crack in the memo and then the bacteria can get in.
And then you can form -- is an effective root canal and that's a big deal.
So by seeing a doctor or the -- you can actually say due to the make sure that you go in and not just dismiss this kind of symptoms.
These are all like very severe symptoms we're not talking about the little pain here and there.
But if you have so -- sharp pain like that new -- machines used until dentist okay now what about the sharp pain speaking of that in your side many people would think appendicitis.
Well as a surgeon when you approach you know you go to New York to see a doctor you want to -- by the abdomen into four squadrons.
The right side and the left side usually -- right laurel Clark and as you mentioned Gretchen that's usually happen decide this in women to do ovarian cyst.
Or some sort of -- ovarian mass.
Right up recording usually go all -- -- gallstones that's where the pain in his left side -- bowel divers to July this inflammation of the bowel.
And the left -- -- his pancreas so every one of them an -- has a different meaning.
Severe sharp pain that doesn't go away you -- go to the emergency room it's not just some irritable bowel disease or guess you didn't see your doctor very important.
Actually when you see them -- You can prevent any kind of perforation and and giving infection in the abdomen very important.
That was very helpful that quadrant -- the Muslims into that -- -- yes but I turned me into the baby.
But in the shelter -- the back pain the tingling toes.
And the key award right there is a tingling.
In -- in the toes and that kind of a feeling.
A lot of back -- we see millions of people have this.
Once you start having those -- tingling in the in the toes or hands that's when some sort of a neuropathy or nerve damage is happening.
Maybe did this is pressing on the nerves maybe you have spinal stimulus is being that it's presently respond -- And that's really want to see yours -- surgeon that's something that you don't want to just take some Advil.
And and and go to bed in getting an MRI.
Making sure that there is no pressure on that is extremely important for proven a lot of those of the issues all right for symptoms you should not ignored doctor's money thanks much tennis the Shubert.