Category: sickness

WHAT DOES AGORAPHOBIA MEAN?

Agoraphobia (ag-uh-ruh-FOE-be-uh) is an anxiety disorder in which you fear and avoid places or situations that might cause you to panic and make you feel trapped, helpless or embarrassed. You fear an actual or anticipated situation, such as using public transportation, being in open or enclosed spaces, standing in line, or being in a crowd. …

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WHAT TO DO FOR ACUTE SINUSITIS

Acute sinusitis (acute rhinosinusitis) triggers the cavities around your nasal passages (sinuses) to be inflamed and swollen. This interrupts the drainage and causes mucus to accumulate. With acute sinusitis, it might be challenging to breathe through your nose. The part surrounding your eyes and face might be swollen, and you might have throbbing facial pain …

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SYMPTOMS OF VIRAL HEMORRHAGIC FEVERS

Viral hemorrhagic (hem-uh-RAJ-ik) fevers are infectious diseases that interrupt the blood’s clotting ability. These diseases can also cause harm to the walls of tiny blood vessels, causing them leaky. The internal bleeding that occurs can range from relatively minor to life-threatening. Some viral hemorrhagic fevers may include: Dengue Ebola Lassa Marburg Yellow fever These diseases …

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WHAT’S MALNUTRITION?

Malnutrition is a condition that results from nutrient deficiency or overconsumption. It can cause serious health problems, including stunted growth, eye problems, diabetes and heart disease. Malnutrition affects millions of people worldwide. Some populations have an increased risk of developing some types of malnutrition depending on their environment, lifestyle and resources. This article go concentrates …

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CROHNS DISEASE: SYMPTOMS & CAUSES

Crohns disease is an inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). It results to inflammation of your digestive tract, which can cause abdominal pain, diarrhea, severe fatigue, weight loss and malnutrition. Inflammation resulted by Crohns disease can involve different parts of the digestive tract in different people. The inflammation caused by Crohn’s disease usually spreads deep into the …

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CONGENITAL HEART DISEASE: SYMPTOMS AND CAUSES

Congenital heart disease (congenital heart defect) is an inborn abnormality in your heart’s structure. This most common of birth defects can alter the blood circulations to your heart. Defects range from simple, which might cause no symptoms, to complex, which can cause life-threatening issues. Advances in diagnosis and treatment appear most babies who once died …

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REYES SYNDROME

  Reye’s (Reyes) syndrome is an uncommon and serious defect that causes swelling in the liver and brain. Reye’s syndrome usually affects children and teenagers suffering from a viral infection, most commonly the flu or chickenpox. Signs and symptoms may include confusion, seizures and loss of consciousness require immediate treatment. Early diagnosis and treatment of …

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BRAINSTEM GLIOMA

Glioma is a kind of tumor that develops in the brain and spinal cord. Gliomas start in the gluey supportive cells (glial cells) that surround nerve cells and keep them functioning. There are three types of glial cells that can produce tumors. Gliomas are classified depending to the type of glial cell involved in the …

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ICD 10 CODE FOR RECTAL CANCER

C20 is a billable icd code used to specify a diagnosis of malignant neoplasm of rectum. A ‘billable code’ is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis. Colorectal cancer (also known as colon cancer, rectal most cancers, or bowel most cancers) is the development of most cancers within the colon or rectum …

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CYSTIC FIBROSIS LUNG TRANSPLANTS

Cystic fibrosis is a genetic disease that causes mucus to build up on your lungs. Through the years, repeated bouts of inflammation and contamination can reason everlasting lung damage. As your circumstance progresses, it’s going to get more difficult to breathe and participate in the sports you experience. A successful lung transplant could make a …

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