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Intracranial hematoma - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/intracranial-hematoma/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20356149

Jun 12th, 2020 - Diagnosis Diagnosing an intracranial hematoma can be difficult because people with a head injury can seem fine. However, doctors generally assume that bleeding inside the skull is the cause of progressive loss of consciousness after a head injury until proved otherwise. Imaging techniques are the best ways to determine the position and size of a hematoma. These include: CT scan. This uses a sop...

Ataxia - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/ataxia/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20355655

Jun 2nd, 2020 - Diagnosis If you have ataxia, your doctor will look for a treatable cause. Besides conducting a physical exam and a neurological exam, including checking your memory and concentration, vision, hearing, balance, coordination, and reflexes, your doctor might request laboratory tests, including: Imaging studies. A CT scan or MRI of your brain might help determine potential causes. An MRI can somet...

Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hypertrophic-cardiomyopathy/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20350204

Jun 1st, 2020 - Diagnosis An exam at Mayo Clinic A doctor listens to a person's heart at Mayo Clinic. Your doctor will examine you and ask questions about your signs, symptoms, and medical and family history. Tests Your doctor will likely order tests to diagnose hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM) or rule out other conditions that can cause similar symptoms. Echocardiogram. An echocardiogram is commonly used to ...

Heartburn Medication Update
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May 31st, 2020 - Millions of people turn to prescription and over-the-counter medications to cope with heartburn from gastroesophageal reflux disease or other stomach conditions. But navigating the risks of heartburn remedies can leave a sour taste in your mouth, since some have been tied to health concerns. Here's what you need to know about two mainstays of treatment, and how the latest developments may affec...

Heart failure - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/heart-failure/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20373154

May 28th, 2020 - Heart failure care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team At Mayo Clinic, doctors in the Department of Cardiovascular Medicine work with a multidisciplinary team of specialists in many areas to provide you with coordinated care. Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona, Florida and Minnesota each offer a Heart Failure Clinic staffed by a team of cardiologists trained in evaluating and treating hear...

Fetal macrosomia - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/fetal-macrosomia/symptoms-causes/syc-20372579

May 28th, 2020 - Overview The term "fetal macrosomia" is used to describe a newborn who's much larger than average. A baby who is diagnosed as having fetal macrosomia weighs more than 8 pounds, 13 ounces (4,000 grams), regardless of his or her gestational age. About 9% of babies worldwide weigh more than 8 pounds, 13 ounces. Risks associated with fetal macrosomia increase greatly when birth weight is more than ...

Dysarthria - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/dysarthria/symptoms-causes/syc-20371994

May 28th, 2020 - We're welcoming patients at Mayo Clinic See our safety precautions in response to COVID-19. Request an appointment. Overview Dysarthria occurs when the muscles you use for speech are weak or you have difficulty controlling them. Dysarthria often causes slurred or slow speech that can be difficult to understand. Common causes of dysarthria include nervous system disorders and conditions that cau...

Ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/dcis/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20371895

May 19th, 2020 - Diagnosis Breast imaging Breast calcifications Open pop-up dialog box Close Breast calcifications Breast calcifications Calcifications are small calcium deposits in the breast that show up as white spots on a mammogram. Large, round or well-defined calcifications (shown left) are more likely to be noncancerous (benign). Tight clusters of tiny, irregularly shaped calcifications (shown right) may...

Congenital heart disease in adults - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/adult-congenital-heart-disease/symptoms-causes/syc-20355456

May 13th, 2020 - The best path for your care Turn to Mayo Clinic for safe, in-person treatment. Overview Congenital heart disease is one or more problems with the heart's structure that exist since birth. Congenital means that you're born with the defect. Congenital heart disease, also called congenital heart defect, can change the way blood flows through your heart. Some congenital heart defects might not caus...

Congenital heart disease in adults - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/adult-congenital-heart-disease/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20355461

May 13th, 2020 - Diagnosis To diagnose congenital heart disease, your doctor will do a physical exam and listen to your heart with a stethoscope. You will be asked questions about your symptoms and medical and family history. Tests to diagnose or rule out congenital heart disease include: Electrocardiogram (ECG). This painless test records the electrical signals in your heart. An ECG can diagnose many heart pro...

Congenital heart disease in adults - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/adult-congenital-heart-disease/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20355464

May 13th, 2020 - Adult congenital heart disease care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Mayo Clinic doctors trained in heart disease (cardiologists) and heart surgery (cardiac surgeons) have vast experience evaluating and treating adults with congenital heart disease and all types of heart conditions. Collaborative care Mayo cardiologists, cardiac surgeons and other specialists work together to provide c...

Fever - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/fever/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20352764

May 12th, 2020 - Diagnosis To evaluate a fever, your doctor may: Ask questions about your symptoms and medical history Perform a physical exam Order tests, such as blood tests or a chest X-ray, as needed, based on your medical history and physical exam Because a fever can indicate a serious illness in a young infant, especially one 28 days or younger, your baby might be admitted to the hospital for testing and ...

Diverticulitis - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/diverticulitis/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20371764

May 6th, 2020 - Diagnosis Diverticulitis is usually diagnosed during an acute attack. Because abdominal pain can indicate a number of problems, your doctor will need to rule out other causes for your symptoms. Your doctor will start with a physical examination, which will include checking your abdomen for tenderness. Women generally have a pelvic examination as well to rule out pelvic disease. After that, the ...

Diverticulitis - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/diverticulitis/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20371770

May 6th, 2020 - Diverticulitis care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic Care team Professionals involved in your diverticulitis diagnosis and treatment team may include digestive disease specialists (gastroenterologists), diagnostic radiologists and surgeons with expertise in bowel procedures. Depending on individual factors, such as your response to antibiotic therapy or your nutritional status, you may also cons...

Fibroadenoma - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/fibroadenoma/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20352756

May 6th, 2020 - Diagnosis During a clinical breast exam, your doctor will check both breasts for lumps and other problems. Some fibroadenomas are too small to feel, so they can only be discovered in imaging tests. If you have a lump that can be felt (palpable), your doctor might recommend certain tests or procedures, depending on your age and the characteristics of the lump. Tests to evaluate the breast lump D...

Cough headaches - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/primary-cough-headaches/symptoms-causes/syc-20371200

May 4th, 2020 - The best path for your care Turn to Mayo Clinic for safe, in-person treatment. Overview Cough headaches are an unusual type of headache triggered by coughing and other types of straining — such as from sneezing, blowing your nose, laughing, crying, singing, bending over or having a bowel movement. Doctors divide cough headaches into two categories. Primary cough headaches are usually harmless, ...

Guillain-Barre syndrome - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/guillain-barre-syndrome/symptoms-causes/syc-20362793

May 4th, 2020 - The best path for your care Turn to Mayo Clinic for safe, in-person treatment. Overview Nerve and damaged myelin sheath Open pop-up dialog box Close Nerve and damaged myelin sheath Nerve and damaged myelin sheath The demyelinating form of Guillain-Barre syndrome destroys the protective covering of the peripheral nerves (myelin sheath), preventing the nerves from transmitting signals to the brai...

Guillain-Barre syndrome - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/guillain-barre-syndrome/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20363049

May 4th, 2020 - Guillain-Barre syndrome care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Mayo Clinic doctors trained in neurology work with specialists in physical medicine and rehabilitation to help you recover from Guillain-Barre syndrome. Follow-up care can be coordinated with your local doctor. Having all this expertise in a single place means that your care is discussed among the team, test results are avai...

Cough headaches - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/primary-cough-headaches/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20371204

May 4th, 2020 - Diagnosis Your doctor may recommend brain-imaging tests, such as MRI or CT scans, to rule out other possible causes for your headaches. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). During an MRI, a magnetic field and radio waves are used to create cross-sectional images of the structures within your head to determine whether any problems are causing your cough headache. Computerized tomography (CT) scan. ...

Spinal headaches - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/spinal-headaches/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20377917

May 4th, 2020 - Diagnosis The doctor will ask questions about your headache and do a physical exam. Be sure to mention any recent procedures — particularly a spinal tap or spinal anesthesia. Sometimes the doctor will recommend magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to rule out other causes of your headache. During the exam, a magnetic field and radio waves create cross-sectional images of your brain. More Informatio...