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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 ...

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...

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 - 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...

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 ...

Epilepsy - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/epilepsy/symptoms-causes/syc-20350093

May 4th, 2020 - The best path for your care Turn to Mayo Clinic for safe, in-person treatment. Overview Epilepsy is a central nervous system (neurological) disorder in which brain activity becomes abnormal, causing seizures or periods of unusual behavior, sensations, and sometimes loss of awareness. Anyone can develop epilepsy. Epilepsy affects both males and females of all races, ethnic backgrounds and ages. ...

Guillain-Barre syndrome - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/guillain-barre-syndrome/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20363006

May 4th, 2020 - Diagnosis Guillain-Barre syndrome can be difficult to diagnose in its earliest stages. Its signs and symptoms are similar to those of other neurological disorders and may vary from person to person. Your doctor is likely to start with a medical history and thorough physical examination. Your doctor may then recommend: Spinal tap (lumbar puncture). A small amount of fluid is withdrawn from the s...

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...

Epilepsy - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/epilepsy/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20350098

May 4th, 2020 - Diagnosis Diagnosing your condition To diagnose your condition, your doctor will review your symptoms and medical history. Your doctor may order several tests to diagnose epilepsy and determine the cause of seizures. Your evaluation may include: A neurological exam. Your doctor may test your behavior, motor abilities, mental function and other areas to diagnose your condition and determine the ...

Achalasia - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/achalasia/symptoms-causes/syc-20352850

Apr 30th, 2020 - Overview Achalasia is a rare disorder that makes it difficult for food and liquid to pass from the swallowing tube connecting your mouth and stomach (esophagus) into your stomach. Achalasia occurs when nerves in the esophagus become damaged. As a result, the esophagus becomes paralyzed and dilated over time and eventually loses the ability to squeeze food down into the stomach. Food then collec...

Rotator cuff injury - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/rotator-cuff-injury/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20350234

Apr 29th, 2020 - Rotator cuff injury treatment at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team At Mayo Clinic, orthopedic surgeons work with radiologists, physical therapists and other specialists to evaluate and treat rotator cuff injuries. This means that you're not getting just one opinion — you benefit from the knowledge and experience of each specialist on the multidisciplinary team. Close collaboration enables ...

Rotator cuff injury - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/rotator-cuff-injury/symptoms-causes/syc-20350225

Apr 29th, 2020 - Overview Types of rotator cuff injuries Open pop-up dialog box Close Types of rotator cuff injuries Types of rotator cuff injuries Rotator cuff injuries can range in severity from simple inflammation to complete tendon tears. The rotator cuff is a group of muscles and tendons that surround the shoulder joint, keeping the head of your upper arm bone firmly within the shallow socket of the should...

Rotator cuff injury - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/rotator-cuff-injury/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20350231

Apr 29th, 2020 - Diagnosis During the physical exam, your doctor will press on different parts of your shoulder and move your arm into different positions. He or she will also test the strength of the muscles around your shoulder and in your arms. In some cases, he or she may recommend imaging tests, such as: X-rays. Although a rotator cuff tear won't show up on an X-ray, this test can visualize bone spurs or o...