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Premature ventricular contractions (PVCs) (extrasystole) Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications.

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Premature ventricular contractions (PVCs) are extra, abnormal heartbeats that begin in one of your heart's two lower pumping chambers (ventricles). These extra beats disrupt your regular heart rhythm, som...
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Anal fissure and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of anal fissure

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An anal fissure is a small tear in the thin, moist tissue (mucosa) that lines the anus. An anal fissure may occur when you pass hard or large stools during a bowel movement. Anal fissures typically cause pain ...
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Uterine polyps(endometrial polyps) and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications of Uterine polyps(endometrial polyps)

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Uterine polyps are growths attached to the inner wall of the uterus that extend into the uterine cavity. Overgrowth of cells in the lining of the uterus (endometrium) leads to the formation of Uterine polyps...
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Essential tremor and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications of Essential tremor

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Essential tremor is a nervous system disorder (neurological disorder) that causes a rhythmic shaking. Essential tremor can affect almost any part of your body, but the trembling occurs most often in your hands...
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Enlarge spleen and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment, drugs and Complications of Enlarge spleen

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Your spleen is an organ located just below your rib cage on your left side. A number of conditions from infections to Liver disease and some Cancers can cause an enlarged spleen, also known as splenomegaly....
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Genital warts and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Genital warts

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Genital warts are one of the most common types of sexually transmitted infections. At least half of all sexually active people will become infected with human papillomavirus (HPV), the virus that causes Geni...
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xerostomia and their Symptoms, Causes, Risk Factors, Tests & Diagnosis, Treatment, drugs and Complications of xerostomia

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Dry mouth, or xerostomia, refers to any condition in which your mouth is unusually dry. Most often, Dry mouth is the result of a decrease in saliva produced by the glands in your mouth (salivary glands), and...
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Eye floaters and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Eye floaters

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Eye floaters are spots in your vision. They may look to you like black or gray specks, strings or cobwebs that drift about when you move your eyes and appear to dart away when you try to look at them directly....
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Wolff-Parkinson-White (WPW) syndrome and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Wolff-Parkinson-White (WPW) syndrome

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In Wolff-Parkinson-White (WPW) syndrome, an extra electrical pathway between your heart's upper chambers (atria) and lower chambers (ventricles) causes a rapid heartbeat (Tachycardia).

The extra ...
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External compression headaches and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of External compression headaches

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External compression headaches can occur when anything worn on your head puts continuous pressure on your forehead or scalp.

They're most often experienced by athletes who use helmets, eye protec...
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Enlarge thyroid gland and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications of Enlarge thyroid gland

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Goiter is an abnormal enlargement of your thyroid gland. Your thyroid is a butterfly-shaped gland located at the base of your neck just below your Adam's apple. Although Goiters are usually painless, a l...
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Epiglottitis and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications of Epiglottitis

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Epiglottitis is a potentially life-threatening condition that occurs when the epiglottis a small cartilage "lid" that covers your windpipe swells, blocking the flow of air into your lungs.

A number o...
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Vulvodynia and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Vulvodynia

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Vulvodynia is chronic pain in the area around the opening of your vagina (vulva) for which there is no identifiable cause. The pain, burning or irritation associated with vulvodynia may make you so uncomfortab...
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Obstetric Cholestasis Or Cholestasis of pregnancy

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Cholestasis of pregnancy occurs in late pregnancy and triggers intense itching, usually on the hands and feet but often on many other parts of the body.

Cholestasis of pregnancy can make you intens...
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Angina,Symptoms,characteristic of stable and unstable angina,causes test and diagnosis of Angina

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Angina is a term used for chest pain caused by reduced blood flow to the heart muscle. Angina is a symptom of coronary artery disease. Angina is typically described as squeezing, pressure, heaviness, tightness or pain in ...
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Acne and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Acne.

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Acne is a skin condition that occurs when your hair follicles become plugged with oil and dead skin cells. Acne usually appears on your face, neck, chest, back and shoulders. Effective treatments are available...
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ANTHRAX,SYMPTOMS, CAUSES, RISK FACTORS, COMPLICATIONS, TESTS AND DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENTS AND DRUGS OF ANTHRAX.

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Anthrax is a rare but serious illness caused by a spore-forming bacterium, Bacillus anthracis. Anthrax mainly affects livestock and wild game. Humans can become infected through direct or indirect contact with...
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Tapeworm infection and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Tapeworm infection

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Tapeworm infection is caused by ingesting food or water contaminated with tapeworm eggs or larvae. If you ingest certain tapeworm eggs, they can migrate outside your intestines and form larval cysts in body ti...
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Prescription drug abuse and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Prescription drug abuse

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Prescription drug abuse is the use of a prescription medication in a way not intended by the prescribing doctor, such as for the feelings you get from the drug. Prescription drug abuse or problematic use inclu...
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Peptic ulcers and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications of Peptic ulcers

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Peptic ulcers are open sores that develop on the inside lining of your esophagus, stomach and the upper portion of your small intestine. The most common symptom of a Peptic ulcer is abdominal pain.

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Erythema Multiforms major(Stevens-Johnson syndrome) and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications of Erythema Multiforms major(Stevens-Johnson syndrome)

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Stevens-Johnson syndrome is a rare, serious disorder of your skin and mucous membranes. It's usually a reaction to a medication or an infection. Often, Stevens-Johnson syndrome begins with Flu-like symp...
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ADENOMYOSIS, symptoms,cause,risk factors,complication,test and diagnosis,treatment and drugs of Adenomyosis.

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Adenomyosis occurs when endometrial tissue, which normally lines the uterus, exists within and grows into the muscular wall of the uterus. The displaced endometrial tissue continues to act as it normally woul...
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Esophageal Varices and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications of Esophageal Varices

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Esophageal Varices are abnormal, enlarged veins in the lower part of the esophagus the tube that connects the throat and stomach. Esophageal Varices occur most often in people with serious Liver diseases.

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enlarged heart (cardiomegaly) and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications of enlarged heart (cardiomegaly)

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An enlarged heart (cardiomegaly) isn't a disease, but rather a symptom of another condition.

The term "cardiomegaly" most commonly refers to an enlarged heart seen on a chest X-ray. Other tests a...
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Triple X syndrome and their Symptoms, Causes, Risk Factors, Tests & Diagnosis, Treatment, drugs and Complications of Triple X syndrome

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Triple X syndrome is an abnormality of the chromosomes that affects about 1 in 1,000 females. Females normally have two X chromosomes, one from each parent. In Triple X syndrome, a female has three X chromos...
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Viral hemorrhagic Fevers and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Viral hemorrhagic Fevers

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Viral hemorrhagic Fevers are Infectious diseases that interfere with the blood's ability to clot. These diseases can also damage the walls of tiny blood vessels, making them leaky. The internal bleeding ...
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Plague and their Symptoms, Causes, Risk Factors, Tests & Diagnosis, Treatment, drugs and Complications of Plague

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Plague is a serious bacterial infection that's transmitted by fleas. Known as the Black Death during medieval times, today Plague occurs in fewer than 5,000 people a year worldwide. It can be deadly if ...
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Epididymitis and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications of Epididymitis

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Epididymitis is an inflammation of the coiled tube (epididymis) at the back of the testicle that stores and carries sperm. Males of any age can get Epididymitis.

Epididymitis is most often caused by ...
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Metabolic syndrome (X syndrome) and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Metabolic syndrome (X syndrome)

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Metabolic syndrome is a cluster of conditions increased blood pressure, a high blood sugar level, excess body fat around the waist and abnormal cholesterol levels that occur together, increasing your risk of...
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Epidermolysis and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications of Epidermolysis.

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Epidermolysis bullosa is a group of rare diseases that cause the skin to blister. The blisters may appear in response to minor injury, heat, or friction from rubbing, scratching or adhesive tape. In severe cas...
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Whiplash and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Whiplash

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Whiplash is a neck injury due to forceful, rapid back-and-forth movement of the neck, like the cracking of a whip. Whiplash most often occurs during a rear-end auto accident, but the injury can also result fro...
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Esophagitis and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications of Esophagitis

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Esophagitis is inflammation that may damage tissues of the esophagus, the muscular tube that delivers food from your mouth to your stomach.

Esophagitis can cause painful, difficult swallowing and Ch...
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Esophageal spasms and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications of Esophageal spasms

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Esophageal spasms are painful muscle contractions that affect your esophagus, the hollow tube between your throat and your stomach. Esophageal spasms can feel like sudden, severe Chest pain that lasts from a...
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Eye Melanoma and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Eye Melanoma

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Melanoma is a type of Cancer that develops in the cells that produce melanin the pigment that gives your skin its color. Your eyes also have melanin-producing cells and can develop Melanoma. Eye Melanoma...
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Exercise headaches Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Exercise headaches .

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Exercise headaches occur during or after sustained, strenuous exercise. Some activities associated with exercise headaches include running, rowing, tennis, swimming and weightlifting.

Doctors divide ...
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Intracranial hematoma and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications of Intracranial hematoma

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An Intracranial hematoma occurs when a blood vessel ruptures within your brain or between your skull and your brain. The collection of blood (hematoma) compresses your brain tissue.

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Viral Gastroenteritis and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Viral Gastroenteritis.

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Viral Gastroenteritis is an intestinal infection marked by watery Diarrhea, abdominal cramps, nausea or vomiting, and sometimes Fever.

The most common way to develop viral Gastroenteritis often cal...
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Acute liver failure and their their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Alcohol poisoning.

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Acute liver failure is loss of liver function that occurs rapidly in days or weeks usually in a person who has no pre-existing Liver disease. Acute liver failure is less common than chronic liver failure, whi...
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Encopresis and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Encopresis

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Encopresis, also called stool holding or soiling, occurs when your child resists having bowel movements, causing impacted stool to collect in the colon and rectum. When your child's colon is full of impact...
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Barrett's esophagus and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications of Barrett's esophagus

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In Barrett's esophagus, tissue in the tube connecting your mouth and stomach (esophagus) is replaced by tissue similar to the intestinal lining.

Barrett's esophagus is most often diagnosed ...
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Alcohol poisoning and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Alcohol poisoning.

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Alcohol poisoning is a serious and sometimes deadly consequence of drinking large amounts of alcohol in a short period of time. Drinking too much too quickly can affect your breathing, heart rate, body tempera...
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Eyestrain and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Eyestrain.

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Eyestrain occurs when your eyes get tired from intense use, such as driving a car for extended periods, reading or working at a computer.

Although eyestrain can be annoying, it usually isn't seri...
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Shingles disease and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Shingles 

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Shingles is a viral infection that causes a painful rash. Although Shingles can occur anywhere on your body, it most often appears as a single stripe of blisters that wraps around either the left or the right side of your t...
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Encopresis and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Encopresis

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Encopresis, also called stool holding or soiling, occurs when your child resists having bowel movements, causing impacted stool to collect in the colon and rectum. When your child's colon is full of impact...
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Swollen knee (water on the knee) and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Swollen knee(water on the knee)

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A Swollen knee occurs when excess Fluid accumulates in or around your knee joint. Your doctor might refer to this condition as an effusion in your knee joint. Some people call this condition "water on the kn...
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Factitious disorder and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Factitious disorder

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Factitious disorder is a serious mental disorder in which someone deceives others by appearing sick, by purposely getting sick, or by self-injury. Factitious disorder symptoms can range from mild (slight exagg...
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Gynecomastia (enlarged breasts in men) and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications of Gynecomastia (enlarged breasts in men)

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Gynecomastia is swelling of the breast tissue in boys or men, caused by an imbalance of the hormones estrogen and testosterone. Gynecomastia can affect one or both breasts, sometimes unevenly. Newborns, boy...
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Occupational Asthma and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Occupational Asthma

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Occupational Asthma is Asthma that's caused or worsened by breathing in chemical fumes, Gases, dust or other substances on the job. Like other types of Asthma, occupational Asthmacan cause chest tigh...
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Vitiligo and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Vitiligo

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DEFINITION Vitiligo is a disease that causes the loss of skin color in blotches. The extent and rate of color loss from Vitiligo is unpredictable. It can affect the skin on any part of your body. It may also affect hair, the inside of the mouth and ...
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Endometriosis and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications of Endometriosis

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Endometriosis is an often painful disorder in which tissue that normally lines the inside of your uterus the endometrium grows outside your uterus (endometrial implant). Endometriosis most commonly involves y...
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Erythema infectiosum (Parvovirus infection) and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications of Erythema infectiosum (Parvovirus infection)

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Parvovirus infection is a common and highly contagious childhood ailment sometimes called slapped-cheek disease because of the distinctive face rash that develops. Parvovirus infection has also been known a...
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ABDOMINAL AORTIC ANEURYSM, RISK FACTORS, COMPLICATIONS,TESTS AND DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENTS AND DRUGS  OF ABDOMINAL AORTIC ANEURYSM.

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An abdominal Aortic aneurysm is an enlarged area in the lower part of the aorta, the major blood vessel that supplies blood to the body. The aorta, about the thickness of a garden hose, runs from your heart ...
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Whipple's disease and their Symptoms, Causes, Risk Factors, Tests & Diagnosis, Treatment, drugs and Complications of Whipple's disease

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Whipple's disease is a rare bacterial infection that most often affects your gastrointestinal system. Whipple's disease interferes with normal digestion by impairing the breakdown of foods, such as fat...
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Wrinkles and their Symptoms, Causes, Risk Factors, Tests & Diagnosis, Treatment, drugs and Complications of Wrinkles

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Wrinkles, a natural part of aging, are most prominent on sun-exposed skin, such as the face, neck, hands and forearms.

Although genetics mainly determine skin structure and texture, sun exposure is a...
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Epidermoid cysts and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications of Epidermoid cysts

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Epidermoid cysts are noncancerous small bumps beneath the skin. Epidermoid cysts can appear anywhere on the skin, but are most common on the face, neck and trunk.

Slow growing and often painless, epi...
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Essential thrombocythemia and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications of Essential thrombocythemia

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Essential thrombocythemia is an uncommon disorder in which your body produces too many blood platelets (thrombocytes). It's also known as primary thrombocythemia.

The most common symptoms of esse...
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Bell's palsy and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Bell's palsy

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Bell's palsy causes sudden weakness in your facial muscles. This makes half of your face appear to droop. Your smile is one-sided, and your eye on that side resists closing.

Bell's palsy, al...
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Wilson's disease and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Wilson's disease

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Wilson's disease is a rare inherited disorder that causes too much copper to accumulate in your liver, brain and other vital organs. Symptoms typically begin between the ages of 12 and 23.

Copper...
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Gout,symptoms,cause,risk factors,complication,test and diagnosis,treatment and drugs of Gout.

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Gout is characterized by sudden, severe attacks of pain, redness and tenderness in joints, often the joint at the base of the big toe.

Gout a complex form of arthritis  can affect anyone. Men are m...
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Encephalitis and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment & drugs and Complications of Encephalitis

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DEFINITION

Encephalitis is inflammation of the brain. Viral infections are the most common cause of the condition.

Encephalitis can cause Flu-like symptoms, such as a Fever or severe headache. It can also cau...
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Insomnia and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, and Complications of Insomnia.

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Insomnia is a persistent disorder that can make it hard to fall asleep, hard to stay asleep or both, despite the opportunity for adequate sleep. With Insomnia, you usually awaken feeling un-refreshed, which ta...
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Hirsutism and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications of Hirsutism .

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Hirsutism is a condition of unwanted, male-pattern hair growth in women. Hirsutism results in excessive amounts of stiff and pigmented hair on body areas where men typically grow hair face, chest and back.<...
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Encephalitis and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Encephalitis

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Encephalitis is inflammation of the brain. Viral infections are the most common cause of the condition.

Encephalitis can cause Flu-like symptoms, such as a Fever or severe headache. It can also cau...
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Bell's palsy and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications of Bell's palsy

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Bell's palsy causes sudden weakness in your facial muscles. This makes half of your face appear to droop. Your smile is one-sided, and your eye on that side resists closing.

Bell's palsy, al...
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Acromegaly (excess growth horme)

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Acromegaly is a hormonal disorder that develops when your pituitary gland produces too much growth hormone during adulthood. When this happens, your bones increase in size, including those of your hands, feet...
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Ulcer, Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Ulcer.

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Ulcers are sores on the lining of your digestive tract. Your digestive tract consists of the esophagus, stomach, duodenum (the first part of the intestines) and intestines. Most ulcers are located in the duodenu...
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vaginal yeast infection and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of vaginal yeast infection

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A vaginal yeast infection is a type of Vaginitis inflammation of the vagina characterized by vaginal irritation, intense itchiness and vaginal discharge. A vaginal yeast infection affects your vagina and the...
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Broken Heart Syndrome and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Broken Heart Syndrome 

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Broken Heart Syndrome is a temporary heart condition that's often brought on by stressful situations, such as the death of a loved one. People with Broken heart syndrome may have sudden Chest pain or ...
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Zollinger-Ellison syndrome and their Symptoms, Causes, Risk Factors, Tests & Diagnosis, Treatment, drugs and Complications of Zollinger-Ellison syndrome .

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Zollinger-Ellison syndrome is a complex condition in which one or more Tumors form in your pancreas or the upper part of your small intestine (duodenum). These Tumors, called gastrinomas, secrete large amounts...
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broken wrist and their Symptoms, Causes, Risk Factors, Tests & Diagnosis, Treatment, drugs and Complications of broken wrist

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A broken wrist or broken hand is a break or crack in one of the many bones within your wrist and hand. The most common of these injuries occurs in the wrist when people try to catch themselves during a fall an...
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Impacted wisdom teeth and their Symptoms, Causes, Risk Factors, Tests & Diagnosis, Treatment, drugs and Complications of Impacted wisdom teeth

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Impacted wisdom teeth are third molars at the back of the mouth that don't have enough room to emerge or develop normally.

Wisdom teeth are the last adult teeth to come into the mouth (erupt). M...
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Endocarditis and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Endocarditis

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Endocarditis is an infection of the inner lining of your heart (endocardium).

Endocarditis generally occurs when bacteria or other germs from another part of your body, such as your mouth, spread thr...
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Acute kidney failure and their symptoms, causes, risk factor, nurse diagnosis and their treatment.

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Acute kidney failure occurs when your kidneys suddenly become unable to filter waste products from your blood. When your kidneys lose their filtering ability, dangerous levels of wastes may accumulate, and you...
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Von Willebrand disease and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Von Willebrand disease

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Von Willebrand disease is a condition that can cause extended or excessive bleeding. The condition is most often inherited but in rare cases may develop later in life.

The cause of von Willebrand dis...
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Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment, drugs and Complications.

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Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is characterized by unreasonable thoughts and fears (obsessions) that lead you to do repetitive behaviors (compulsions). It's also possible to have only obsessions or on...
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Tennis elbow and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications of Tennis elbow 

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Tennis elbow is a painful condition that occurs when tendons in your elbow are overworked, usually by repetitive motions of the wrist and arm.

Despite its name, most cases of Tennis elbow occur in...
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Eisenmenger syndrome and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Eisenmenger syndrome

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Eisenmenger syndrome is a complication of a heart defect that you're born with (congenital). A heart defect that causes a hole (shunt) to develop between two chambers of your heart is the most common cause...
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Fetal alcohol syndrome

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Fetal alcohol syndrome is a condition in a child that results from alcohol exposure during the mother's pregnancy. Fetal alcohol syndrome causes brain damage and growth problems. The problems caused by fet...
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Yips and their Symptoms, Causes, Risk Factors, Tests & Diagnosis, Treatment, drugs and Complications of Yips

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Yips are involuntary wrist spasms that occur most commonly when golfers are trying to putt. However, the yips can also affect people who play other sports such as cricket, darts and baseball.

It was ...
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Drug allergy and their Symptoms, Causes, Risk Factors, Tests & Diagnosis, Treatment, drugs and Complications of Drug allergy.

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A drug allergy is the abnormal reaction of your immune system to a medication. Any medication over-the counter, prescription or herbal is capable of inducing a drug allergy. However, a drug allergy is more lik...
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Yellow Fever and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Yellow Fever

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Yellow Fever is a viral infection spread by a particular type of mosquito. The infection is most common in areas of Africa and South America, affecting travelers to and residents of those areas.

In...
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Epilepsy frontal lobe and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications of Epilepsy frontal lobe

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Frontal lobe seizures are seizures that originate in the front of the brain. Epilepsy symptoms can vary depending on what part of the brain is involved. Frontal lobe seizures may produce unusual symptoms th...
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Alcoholic Hepatitis and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, and Complications of Alcoholic Hepatitis.

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Alcoholic Hepatitis Describes liver inflammation caused by drinking alcohol.

Though alcoholic Hepatitis is most likely to occur in people who drink heavily over many years, the relationship between d...
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Menorrhagia (excess nemstrul bleeding) Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, and Complications of Menorrhagia (excess nemstrul bleeding)

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Menorrhagia is the medical term for menstrual periods with abnormally heavy or prolonged bleeding. Although heavy menstrual bleeding is a common concern among premenopausal women, most women don't experie...
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Emphysema and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Emphysema

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Emphysema gradually damages the air sacs (alveoli) in your lungs, making you progressively more short of breath. Emphysema is one of several diseases known collectively as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease...
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Endometrial Cancer and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications of Endometrial Cancer 

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Endometrial Cancer is a type of Cancer that begins in the uterus. The uterus is the hollow, pear-shaped pelvic organ in women where fetal development occurs.

Endometrial Cancer begins in the la...
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Narcolepsy(excess daytime sleepiness) Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications of Narcolepsy(excess daytime sleepiness)

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Narcolepsy is a chronic sleep disorder characterized by overwhelming daytime drowsiness and sudden attacks of sleep. People with Narcolepsy often find it difficult to stay awake for long periods of time, re...
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Vaginitis  and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Vaginitis 

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Vaginitis is an inflammation of the vagina that can result in discharge, itching and pain. The cause is usually a change in the normal balance of vaginal bacteria or an infection. Vaginitis can also result ...
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Drug addiction and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Drug addiction

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Drug addiction, also called substance use disorder, is a dependence on a legal or illegal drug or medication. Keep in mind that alcohol and nicotine are legal substances, but are also considered drugs.

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Alcohol intolerance, Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Alcohol intolerance.

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Alcohol intolerance can cause immediate, unpleasant reactions after you drink alcohol. The most common signs and symptoms of alcohol intolerance are stuffy nose and skin Flushing. Alcohol intolerance is caused...
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Actinic Keratosis, Sign and Symptoms, Causes Risk factor, Test and Diagnosis and Treatment of Actinic Keratosis.

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An actinic keratosis is a rough, scaly patch on your skin that develops from years of exposure to the sun. Its most commonly found on your face, lips and ears, back of your hands, forearms, scalp or neck.

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Convergence insufficiency ( Eye focusing ) and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Convergence insufficiency ( Eye focusing ).

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Convergence insufficiency occurs when your eyes don't work together while you're trying to focus on a nearby object. When you read or look at a close object, your eyes need to turn inward together (co...
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Esophageal Cancer and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications of Esophageal Cancer

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Esophageal Cancer is Cancer that occurs in the esophagus a long, hollow tube that runs from your throat to your stomach. Your esophagus carries food you swallow to your stomach to be digested.

Es...
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Childhood obesity

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Childhood obesity is a serious medical condition that affects children and adolescents. It occurs when a child is well above the normal weight for his or her age and height.

Childhood obesity is pa...
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Entropion and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications of Entropion

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Entropion is a condition in which your eyelid turns inward so that your eyelashes and skin rub against the eye surface, causing irritation and discomfort.

When you have entropion, your eyelid may be ...
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Wegener's Granulomatosis and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Wegener's Granulomatosis is an uncommon disorder that causes inflammation of your blood vessels. This inflammation restricts blood flow to various organs.

Wegener's Granulomatosis, which is a...
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Fever, symptoms, causes, complication, Febrile seizures, test and diagnosis, and treatment and drugs of fever.

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A fever is a temporary increase in your body temperature, often due to an illness. Having a fever is a sign that something out of the ordinary is going on in your body.

For an adult, a fever may be u...
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Wilms' Tumor and their Symptoms, Causes, Risk Factors, Tests & Diagnosis, Treatment, drugs and Complications of Wilms' Tumor

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Wilms' Tumor is a rare Kidney cancer that primarily affects children. Also known as nephroblastoma, Wilms' Tumor is the most common Cancer of the kidneys in children. Wilms' Tu...
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External otitis (Swimmer's ear) Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications.

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Swimmer's ear is an infection in the outer ear canal, which runs from your eardrum to the outside of your head. It's often brought on by water that remains in your ear after swimming, creating a moist...
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Erectile dysfunction (impotence) and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications of Erectile dysfunction (impotence) 

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Erectile dysfunction (impotence) is the inability to get and keep an erection firm enough for sex.

Having erection trouble from time to time isn't necessarily a cause for concern. If erectile dys...
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west nile infection and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of west nile infection

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West Nile infection is caused by a virus transmitted by mosquitoes. Most people infected with West Nile virus don't experience any signs or symptoms, or may experience only minor ones, such as Fever and ...
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Atrioventricular canal defect and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Atrioventricular canal defect 

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Atrioventricular canal defect is a combination of several abnormalities in the heart present at birth (congenital abnormalities). This defect, which is sometimes called endocardial cushion defect or atriovent...
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Wheat allergy and their Symptoms, Causes, Risk Factors, Tests & Diagnosis, Treatment, drugs and Complications of Wheat allergy.

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Wheat allergy is an allergic reaction to foods containing wheat, one of the top eight food allergens in the United States. Allergic reactions can result from eating wheat, but also, in some cases, by inhaling ...
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Enlarged liver and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications of Enlarged liver

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An enlarged liver is one that's bigger than normal. The liver is a large, football-shaped organ found in the upper right portion of your abdomen. The medical term for enlarged liver is hepatomegaly.

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Blepharitis (eyelid inflammation) and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Blepharitis (eyelid inflammation).

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Blepharitis is inflammation of the eyelids. Blepharitis usually involves the part of the eyelid where the eyelashes grow and affects both eyelids.

Blepharitis commonly occurs when tiny oil glands...
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Arthritis,Symptoms and causes of Arthritis and also their diagnosis and treatment.

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Arthritis is inflammation of one or more of your joints. The main symptoms of arthritis are joint pain and stiffness, which typically worsen with age. The most common types of arthritis are osteoarthritis and...
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Exercised-induced Asthma Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, and Complications of Exercised-induced Asthma

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Exercised-induced Asthma is a narrowing of the airways in the lungs that is triggered by strenuous exercise. It causes shortness of breath, wheezing, coughing and other symptoms during or after exercise.

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Tachycardia and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Tachycardia

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Tachycardia is a faster than normal heart rate at rest. A healthy adult heart normally beats 60 to 100 times a minute when a person is at rest. If you have tachycardia, the heart rate in the upper chambers or ...
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Endometriosis and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications of Endometriosis

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Endometriosis is an often painful disorder in which tissue that normally lines the inside of your uterus the endometrium grows outside your uterus (endometrial implant). Endometriosis most commonly involves y...
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Vocal cord paralysis and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Vocal cord paralysis

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Vocal cord paralysis occurs when the nerve impulses to your voice box (larynx) are disrupted. This results in paralysis of the vocal cord muscles.

Vocal cord paralysis can affect your ability to sp...
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Takayasu's arteritis and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Takayasu's arteritis

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Takayasu's arteritis is a rare type of Vasculitis, a group of disorders that cause blood vessel inflammation. In Takayasu's arteritis, the inflammation primarily damages the aorta the large artery th...
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Thumb arthritis, symptoms, causes, risk factors and treatment of Thumb arthritis.

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Thumb arthritis is common with aging, and occurs when cartilage wears away from the ends of the bones that form your thumb joint — also known as the carpometacarpal (CMC) joint.

Thumb arthritis can cause seve...
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Wrist pain and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Wrist pain

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Wrist pain is a common complaint. It's often caused by sprains or fractures from sudden injuries. But wrist pain can also result from long-term problems, such as repetitive stress, Arthritis and Carpal ...
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Parkinson's disease and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, and Complications of Parkinson's disease.

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Parkinson's disease is a progressive disorder of the nervous system that affects your movement. It develops gradually, sometimes starting with a barely noticeable tremor in just one hand. But while a tremo...
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Eosinophilic Esophagitis and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs and Complications of Eosinophilic Esophagitis

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In Eosinophilic Esophagitis a type of white blood cell (eosinophil) builds up in the lining of the tube that connects your mouth to your stomach (esophagus). This buildup, which is a reaction to foods, aller...
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Vulvar Cancer and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Vulvar Cancer

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Vulvar Cancer is a type of Cancer that occurs on the outer surface area of the female genitalia. The vulva is the area of skin that surrounds the urethra and vagina, including the clitoris and labia.

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Pulmonary embolism and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Pulmonary embolism

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Pulmonary embolism is a blockage in one of the pulmonary arteries in your lungs. In most cases, pulmonary embolism is caused by blood clots that travel to the lungs from the legs or, rarely, other parts of ...
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Obesity and their Symptoms, Causes & Risk Factors, Diagnosis & Tests, Treatment and drugs, Complications of Obesity.

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Obesity is a complex disorder involving an excessive amount of body fat. Obesity isn't just a cosmetic concern. It increases your risk of diseases and health problems, such as Heart disease, Diabetes an...
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