Sherril Sego, FNP-C, DNP

Sherril Sego, FNP-C, DNP

Sherril Sego, FNP-C, DNP, is a staff clinician at the VA Hospital in Kansas City, Mo., where she practices adult medicine and women’s health. She also teaches at the nursing schools of the University of Missouri and the University of Kansas.

Most Recent Articles by Sherril Sego, FNP-C, DNP

Boron: a water-soluble element found in the earth's surface

Boron: a water-soluble element found in the earth's surface

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Boron is found in small amounts in the earth's surface and is thought to be produced by the collection of particulate matter of meteorites.

Coal tar: an anti-inflammatory treatment for psoriasis

Coal tar: an anti-inflammatory treatment for psoriasis

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Coal tar products are commonly used as a treatment for psoriasis.

Alfalfa: weighing the risks and benefits

Alfalfa: weighing the risks and benefits

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Long-term use of alfalfa has an immune-stimulating effect and can worsen autoimmune conditions such as lupus and multiple sclerosis.

An unusual pelvic mass in a 43-year-old woman

An unusual pelvic mass in a 43-year-old woman

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A woman who is in generally good health presents with a visibly enlarged abdomen with left-sided dominance and increased pelvic pressure that had worsened.

Soft tissue sarcoma of the thigh in an adolescent male

Soft tissue sarcoma of the thigh in an adolescent male

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A young boy's complaint of a tender mass on his left thigh is diagnosed as osteosarcoma.

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