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Centrilobular Emphysema Centrilobular emphysema is a condition in which the small air sacs in the lungs, known as alveoli, are damaged. This damage leads to a decrease in the...

 

morphine has been used as a powerful painkiller. However, it is also highly addictive, and people who misuse it can quickly develop a tolerance to its...

 

Splenic sequestration is a medical emergency that can occur in people with sickle cell disease. It happens when a large number of sickled cells suddenly...

 

Urea cycle disorder is a metabolic disorder that prevents the body from properly removing ammonia from the blood. Ammonia is a waste product produced by the...

 

Carotid Cavernous Fistula A carotid cavernous fistula (CCF) is a rare condition that occurs when there is an abnormal connection between the carotid artery and the cavernous sinus....

 

Abdominal epilepsy is a rare form of the disorder that is characterized by recurrent seizures that originate in the abdomen. The precise cause of abdominal...

 

Vitreous degeneration is a condition in which the vitreous, or jelly-like substance, in the eye slowly breaks down. This can happen as we age, and it is a...

 

Miller Fisher syndrome is a rare neurological disorder that is characterized by muscle weakness, problems with coordination, and paralysis of some facial...

 

Breast Ptosis Breast ptosis, or sagging, is a common condition that can occur due to a variety of factors, including age, gravity, pregnancy, and weight fluctuations....

 

slow transit constipation also called Intestinal neuronal dysplasia (IND) is a condition that affects the nerves in the intestine. The nerves in the...

 

Renal agenesis is a birth defect in which one or both kidneys fail to develop properly. This can happen when the kidneys do not form properly in the womb or...

 

Crack Addiction Crack addiction is a serious problem that can have devastating consequences. The laundry list of potential side effects is horrifying, and includes...

 

Esophageal Erosion The esophagus is a muscular tube that transports food and liquids from the mouth to the stomach. Over time, the constant movement of food and liquids can...

 

Facet Arthritis facet arthritis is a form of osteoarthritis that affects the joints in the spine. The facet joints are small, round joints that connect the vertebrae. They...

 

Atypical Mole Atypical moles, also known as dysplastic nevi, are moles that do not have the same appearance as typical moles. They are usually larger than ordinary moles,...

 

Tonsil carcinoma is a type of cancer that develops in the tonsils. The tonsils are two small, round lumps of tissue located at the back of the throat. They...

 

Testicular Cyst A testicular cyst is a small, round growth that can develop on one or both testicles. These cysts are usually painless and do not cause any other symptoms....

 

Premature Atrial Complexes Premature atrial complexes (PACs) are premature electrical impulses that originate in the atria. The atria are the two upper chambers of the heart, and they...

 

Breast Calcification Breast calcification is the formation of calcium deposits in the breast tissue. Although typically harmless, these deposits can sometimes be a sign of...

 

Ulnar Tunnel Syndrome Ulnar tunnel syndrome is a condition that occurs when the ulnar nerve becomes compressed or entrapped. The ulnar nerve is one of the three main nerves in...

 

Colonic Ileus Colonic ileus is a medical condition in which the large intestine becomes paralyzed. This can lead to a build-up of stool and gas, as well as severe...

 

Umbilical Cord Infection An umbilical cord infection is a serious bacterial infection that can occur in newborn babies. The umbilical cord is the connecting cord between the baby...

 

Neural Foraminal Stenosis Neural foraminal stenosis occurs when the spaces between the bones in the spine narrow, putting pressure on the nerves. This condition most often affects...

 

Small Intestine Cancer Small intestine cancer is a relatively rare form of cancer that develops in the small intestine, which is the long, coiled tube that connects the stomach to...

 

Semicircular Canal Dehiscence Semicircular canal dehiscence is a condition in which the bone surrounding the semicircular canals is thin or absent. This can cause a number of problems,...

 

Alcoholic Ketoacidosis Alcoholic ketoacidosis (AKA) is a medical emergency that can occur in people with alcoholism. It is caused by a build-up of ketones in the body, which can...

 

Gustatory Rhinitis Gustatory rhinitis is a condition that results in a runny nose when eating certain foods. It is caused by a reaction between the food and the nerves in the...

 

Allergic Sinusitis Allergic sinusitis is a type of sinusitis, which is an inflammation of the sinuses. The most common symptoms of allergic sinusitis are nasal congestion,...

 

Inspiratory Stridor Inspiratory stridor is a medical condition characterized by a high-pitched whistling sound when breathing in. The sound is caused by turbulent airflow...

 

Superior canal dehiscence syndrome is a condition in which there is a thinning or complete absence of the bony covering over the superior semicircular canal.

 

Asthmatic Bronchitis Asthmatic bronchitis is a type of bronchitis, which is an inflammation of the bronchi (the airways that connect the trachea to the lungs). It is...

 

Foot Fracture A fracture is a break in the bone. A foot fracture is a break that occurs in any of the bones in the foot. Fractures can occur from direct trauma to the...

 

Facial Psoriasis Facial psoriasis is a chronic skin condition that causes red, scaly patches to form on the face. The exact cause of facial psoriasis is unknown, but it is...

 

Overflow Incontinence Overflow incontinence is a type of urinary incontinence that occurs when the bladder is unable to empty properly. This can happen for a number of reasons,...

 

Complex Migraine A complex migraine is a type of headache that is often accompanied by additional symptoms, such as visual disturbances, nausea, and dizziness. Complex...