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Blood in Stool

Finding blood in stool, a condition also known as Rectal Bleeding, can cause alarm when seen in the toilet bowl or covering the stool itself. Bleeding from the intestine shows that there may be lesions on the inner lining of the gut manly because of inflammatory conditions like colitis or inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), benign […]

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Epigastric Pain

What is Epigastric Pain and where is it located? The epigastrium is a quadrant of the abdominal cavity located between the costal margins and the subcostal muscular plane situated in the center of the abdomen. This region contains many vital organs such as stomach, pancreas, duodenum, a part of the liver along with some muscles, […]

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Keratosis Pilaris

What is Keratosis Pilaris? Keratosis Pilaris is a skin disorder which is frequent among teens and adult. It causes tiny, hard light-colored bumps to appear on thighs, upper arms, buttocks sometimes also on the face but that happens barely. Though, harmless but sometimes it causes redness or swelling. Keratosis pilaris is generally seen as goose […]

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Decidual Bleeding

Problems during pregnancy are many and one of the most common among them is bleeding during the initial months. This affects many of the pregnant women and is commonly termed as first trimester bleeding. Medically it is known as decidual bleeding. (more…)

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African Sleeping Sickness

Humans can experience a severe ailment from any external source, and one major source of ailment in Sub-Sahara African region is parasitic protozoa resulting in a serious disease called African sleeping sickness. Anyone can experience this ailment and with proper information it is possible to combat it completely. So, read on to know everything about […]

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Seborrheic Keratosis

What is Seborrheic Keratosis? Seborrheic keratosis is a kind of growth observed on the skin, which is harmless and noncancerous. They can primarily be seen on the neck, shoulders, back, face or chest as black, brown or pale outgrowths which develop due to proliferation of some epidermal cells on that spot. Plurally known as keratoses […]

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Situs Inversus

Situs Inversus or transverses also called as oppositus is genetically a rare condition in which the visceral organs of the chest and abdomen are positioned in a mirror image structure. In simple terms, the organs grow in a reverse position. One in ten thousand people suffer from this type of disorder. To quote an example, […]

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Hirsutism

Hirsutism

What is Hirsutism? Hirsutism is a condition of male pattern hair growth which is seen in females. Hair sprouts and grows in parts of the body where only men show obvious hair growth. This includes the upper lip area, chin and side locks of the face, the back, the stomach and the chest region. (more…)

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Epley Maneuver

Let us first understand what is BPPV or Vertigo?┬áVertigo in layman term means dizzy spells or feeling of an imbalance that makes you feel lopsided, you might feel as if the entire world around you is spinning but in actual it is an inner ear problem that causes these dizzy spells. You may often find […]

Last modified on September 5th, 2017 at 9:10 am

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Coxa Valga

Coxa Valga

If you have been a victim of pain in the hips or the hip joints then most probably you are suffering from Coxa Valga. This article will cover in-depth knowledge and give you ample information about Coxa Valga, its root causes, symptoms and recommended medication and therapies. (more…)

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