Complications

Epidural Steroid Injection

An Epidural steroid injection can be defined as a minimally-invasive procedure, with steroids being injected i...

Meniscectomy

Definition Meniscectomy is a surgical intervention in which the doctor removes the torn meniscus of the knee....

Plantar Fasciitis

What is Plantar Fasciitis? Plantar fasciitis is a medical condition in which the plantar fascia suffers from ...

Gallbladder Surgery – Recovery time, Diet, Complications

Gallbladder surgery in medicine today is done laparoscopically and is referred to as a “cholecystectomy” a...

Failure to Thrive in Infants

This is a condition that has been known for many decades but still “failure to thrive” does not have an ex...

Swollen Glands in Neck – Causes and Treatment

Lymph nodes are bean-shaped or round, small groups of cells which are covered by connective tissue to make a c...

Cellulitis – Symptoms, Causes, Treatment, Complications, Contagious, Pictures

What is Cellulitis? Cellulitis is a common infection of the skin and structures beneath skin, including the f...

Tooth Abscess – Symptoms, Treatment, Complications, Home Remedies, Pictures

What Is A Tooth Abscess? Although tooth abscesses are fairly common dental conditions, they are can be very p...

Stevens Johnson Syndrome – Symptoms, Causes, Treatment, Pictures

What is Stevens-Johnson Syndrome? This is a very serious, rare condition where the mucous membranes as well a...

Scleroderma – Pictures, Symptoms, Causes, Treatment, Prognosis

What is Scleroderma? Scleroderma is a group of progressive and rare diseases that comprise the tightening and...

Myelofibrosis – Prognosis, Causes, Symptoms, Treatment, Complications

What is Myelofibrosis? This is a bone marrow disorder that is very serious and that disturbs the regular crea...

Osteomyelitis – Treatment, Pictures, Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, Complications

What is Osteomyelitis? This is a medical word used for a bone infection. Infections may reach the bone by mi...

Colles Fracture – Treatment, Surgery, Complications, Pictures

What is a Colles Fracture? This is a fracture of the distal radius and is also known as a “broken wrist”....

Polycythemia Vera – Symptoms, Causes, Treatment, Prognosis, Diagnosis, Diet

What exactly is Polycythemia Vera? This is a disorder of the blood where the bone marrow creates too many blo...

Pemphigus Vulgaris – Pictures, Symptoms, Causes and Treatment

What is Pemphigus Vulgaris? Pemphigus is a collection of skin disorders which are very rare and which cause t...

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Diseases and Conditions
Actinic Cheilitis Vitiligo
Basal Ganglia Stroke Trachoma
Ankle Sprain Charcot Joint
Blepharitis Amebiasis
Proptosis Laryngitis
Liver Inflammation Goiter
Onchocerciasis Kidney back pain
Granuloma Annulare Tinnitus
Pyelonephritis Neutropenia
Myelofibrosis Thrombocythemia
Osteomyelitis Nummular Dermatitis
Corneal Ulcer Leukorrhea
Hyperlipidaemia Erythema Nodosum
Toenail Pain Bleeding Ulcer
Varicose Veins More »