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Invasive Lobular Carcinoma Invasive lobular carcinoma (ILC) is a type of breast cancer that starts in the milk-producing glands (lobules) and then spreads beyond them into nearby...

 

Mac Infection Mycobacterium avium complex (MAC) infection is a pulmonary and/or extrapulmonary infection caused by the Mycobacterium avium complex bacteria. MAC bacteria...

 

Metastatic Lung Cancer Metastatic lung cancer, also known as stage IV lung cancer, is a type of cancer that has spread from the lungs to other parts of the body. While lung cancer...

 

Diabetic Foot Infection A diabetic foot infection is an infection that occurs in the feet of people with diabetes. The most common type of diabetic foot infection is a cellulitis,...

 

Fractured Finger A fractured finger is a break in one of the bones of the finger. The fingers are particularly susceptible to fractures because they are used so frequently...

 

Static Encephalopathy Static encephalopathy is a type of brain damage that results in a loss of neurological function. This can be caused by a variety of factors, including...

 

Atypical Nevi Atypical nevi are moles that do not have the typical appearance of a mole. They are larger than a regular mole, and they may have an irregular shape....

 

Central Pontine Myelinolysis Central pontine myelinolysis (CPM) is a rare condition that results in the destruction of myelin, the fatty covering that insulates nerve cells in the...

 

Diabetic Stroke A diabetic stroke is a type of stroke that can occur in people with diabetes. While high blood sugar levels are a well-known side effect of diabetes, few...

 

Central Precocious Puberty Central precocious puberty (CPP) is a disorder that causes children to develop sexually at an abnormally young age. While the average age of pubertal onset...

 

Secondary Polycythemia Secondary polycythemia is a condition in which the body produces too many red blood cells. This can be caused by several factors, including smoking, icky...

 

Retinoschisis Retinoschisis is a condition that affects the retina, the sensitive layer of tissue at the back of the eye that receives and transmits visual signals to the...

 

Solitary Pulmonary Nodule A solitary pulmonary nodule (SPN) is a small, round growth on the lung that is usually less than three centimeters in diameter. Most SPNs are benign,...

 

Multifocal Motor Neuropathy Multifocal motor neuropathy (MMN) is a rare neurological disorder that is characterized by progressive muscle weakness and atrophy. The cause of MMN is...

 

Adrenal Cancer Adrenal cancer is a rare type of cancer that arises from the cells of the adrenal gland. The adrenal gland is a small gland located on top of each kidney....

 

Small Heart Hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS) is a congenital heart defect in which the left side of the heart doesn't develop properly. This can lead to a variety...

 

Primary Cns Lymphoma Primary central nervous system lymphoma (PCNSL) is a type of non-Hodgkin lymphoma that starts in the brain or the spinal cord. It is a rare cancer,...

 

Elbow Arthritis Elbow arthritis is a condition that causes degeneration of the cartilage in the elbow joint. The cartilage is the smooth, white tissue that covers the ends...

 

Primary Peritoneal Cancer While cancer can develop in any part of the body, primary peritoneal cancer is a type of cancer that specifically affects the lining of the abdomen. This...

 

Varicose Ulcer A varicose ulcer is a wound that occurs when there is damage to the skin and underlying tissue due to chronic venous insufficiency. Venous insufficiency is...

 

Trimalleolar Fracture A trimalleolar fracture is a break in the bones that make up the ankle joint. The ankle joint is made up of three bones: the tibia (shinbone), the fibula...

 

Rads Reactive Attachment Disorder (RAD) is a condition that can develop in children who do not receive the love and care they need from their primary caregivers....

 

Ocular Albinism Ocular albinism is an inherited condition that affects the coloring of the eyes. Individuals with ocular albinism usually have pale blue or grayish-colored...

 

Anaplastic Thyroid Cancer Anaplastic thyroid cancer is a rare type of cancer that forms in the thyroid gland. The thyroid is a small, butterfly-shaped gland located in the front of...

 

Small Lymphocytic Lymphoma small lymphocytic lymphoma (SLL) is a type of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma that develops from mature B-cells. It most commonly affects people over the age of 60,...

 

Thumb Arthritis Arthritis is a common condition that causes pain and inflammation in the joints. There are many different types of arthritis, but one of the most common is...

 

Congenital Hydrocephalus Congenital hydrocephalus is a type of brain damage that occurs when cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) accumulates in the brain. This condition can cause a number of...

 

Mgd Meibomian gland dysfunction (MGD) is a condition that occurs when the meibomian glands, which are located in the eyelids, become blocked or dysfunctional.

 

Macroglobulinemia Macroglobulinemia is a condition in which there are too many monoclonal immunoglobulins, or antibodies, in the blood. These immunoglobulins are produced by...

 

Acne Keloidalis Acne keloidalis is a condition that results in scarring on the scalp. It is most common in African American men, although it can affect anyone. The...

 

Anxiety Headache Anxiety headaches are a type of tension headache. They're usually mild to moderate in intensity. However, they can cause significant distress and disrupt...

 

Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy Myoclonic epilepsy is a disorder that is characterized by muscle jerks or spasms. The jerk is often described as a “shock-like” movement that can affect any...

 

Wrist Sprain A wrist sprain is an injury to the ligaments in the wrist. The ligaments are the tissues that connect bones to each other. A sprain occurs when the...

 

 Psoriasis Eczema Charcot arthropathy is a degenerative joint condition that often affects the feet and ankles. It is caused by nerve damage, which can lead to joint...

 

Psychomotor agitation is a condition characterized by restlessness and an inability to sit still. People with psychomotor agitation may pace back and forth,...