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Adventitial Cystic Disease
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/16722-adventitial-cystic-disease

Feb 14th, 2019 - What is adventitial cystic disease? Adventitial cystic disease is a rare condition in which a cyst forms in an artery and narrows or blocks blood flow. The condition usually affects the popliteal artery, which supplies blood to the knee joint and calf muscles and foot. In rare cases, the condition can cause cysts to form in other arteries. What are the symptoms of adventitial cystic disease? Th...

Jock itch - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/jock-itch/symptoms-causes/syc-20353807

Dec 14th, 2018 - Overview Jock itch Jock itch Jock itch is characterized by an itchy, red rash on your genitals, inner thighs and buttocks. It occurs in warm, moist areas of the body and is common in athletes and people who are overweight or sweat a great deal. Jock itch (tinea cruris) is a fungal infection that affects the skin of your genitals, inner thighs and buttocks. Jock itch causes an itchy, red, often ...

Malaria - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/malaria/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20351190

Dec 13th, 2018 - Diagnosis To diagnose malaria, your doctor will likely review your medical history, conduct a physical exam and order blood tests. Blood tests are the only way to confirm a malaria diagnosis. Certain blood tests can help your doctor by showing: The presence of the parasite in the blood, to confirm that you have malaria Which type of malaria parasite is causing your symptoms If your infection is...

Microscopic colitis - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/microscopic-colitis/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20351483

Dec 13th, 2018 - Diagnosis A complete medical history and physical examination can help determine whether other conditions, such as celiac disease, may be contributing to your diarrhea. Your doctor will also ask about any medications you are taking — particularly aspirin, ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin IB, others), naproxen sodium (Aleve), proton pump inhibitors, and selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) — ...

Ovarian cancer - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/ovarian-cancer/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20375946

Dec 13th, 2018 - Diagnosis Pelvic exam Pelvic exam In a pelvic exam, your physician inserts two gloved fingers inside your vagina. While simultaneously pressing down on your abdomen, he or she can examine your uterus, ovaries and other organs. Tests and procedures used to diagnose ovarian cancer include: Pelvic exam. During a pelvic exam, your doctor inserts gloved fingers into your vagina and simultaneously pr...

Ovarian cancer - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/ovarian-cancer/symptoms-causes/syc-20375941

Dec 13th, 2018 - Overview Ovarian cancer Ovarian cancer Ovarian cancer is a type of cancer that begins in the ovaries. The ovaries — each about the size of an almond — produce eggs (ova) as well as the hormones estrogen, progesterone and testosterone. Ovarian cancer is a type of cancer that begins in the ovaries. The female reproductive system contains two ovaries, one on each side of the uterus. The ovaries — ...

Microscopic colitis - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/microscopic-colitis/symptoms-causes/syc-20351478

Dec 13th, 2018 - Overview Colon and rectum Colon and rectum The colon, also called the large intestine, is a long tube-like organ in your abdomen. The colon carries waste to be expelled from the body. The rectum makes up the last several inches of the colon. Microscopic colitis is an inflammation of the large intestine (colon) that causes persistent watery diarrhea. The disorder gets its name from the fact that...

Tonsillitis - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/tonsillitis/symptoms-causes/syc-20378479

Dec 13th, 2018 - Overview Inflamed tonsils Inflamed tonsils Tonsils are fleshy pads located at each side of the back of the throat. Tonsillitis is inflammation of the tonsils, two oval-shaped pads of tissue at the back of the throat — one tonsil on each side. Signs and symptoms of tonsillitis include swollen tonsils, sore throat, difficulty swallowing and tender lymph nodes on the sides of the neck. Most cases ...

Pituitary tumors - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pituitary-tumors/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20350553

Dec 13th, 2018 - Diagnosis Pituitary tumors often go undiagnosed because their symptoms resemble those of other conditions. And some pituitary tumors are found because of medical tests for other conditions. To diagnose a pituitary tumor, your doctor will likely take a detailed history and perform a physical exam. He or she might order: Blood and urine tests. These tests can determine whether you have an overpro...

Microscopic colitis - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/microscopic-colitis/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20351486

Dec 13th, 2018 - Microscopic colitis care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team. Depending on your needs, a wide array of specialists is available for you at Mayo Clinic. Experts in digestive diseases (gastroenterology), surgery, pathology, radiology and nutrition care work together to provide the care you need for microscopic colitis. Mayo's collaborative approach means that all of our specialists work wit...

Pituitary tumors - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pituitary-tumors/symptoms-causes/syc-20350548

Dec 13th, 2018 - Overview Pituitary tumors are abnormal growths that develop in your pituitary gland. Some pituitary tumors result in too many of the hormones that regulate important functions of your body. Some pituitary tumors can cause your pituitary gland to produce lower levels of hormones. Most pituitary tumors are noncancerous (benign) growths (adenomas). Adenomas remain in your pituitary gland or surrou...

Malaria - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/malaria/symptoms-causes/syc-20351184

Dec 13th, 2018 - Overview Malaria is a disease caused by a parasite. The parasite is transmitted to humans through the bites of infected mosquitoes. People who have malaria usually feel very sick, with a high fever and shaking chills. Each year, approximately 210 million people are infected with malaria, and about 440,000 people die from the disease. Most of the people who die from the disease are young childre...

Ovarian cancer - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
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Dec 13th, 2018 - Ovarian cancer care at Mayo Clinic Mayo Clinic doctors draw on their experience caring for people with ovarian cancer to provide personalized and comprehensive treatment that takes into account your needs and goals. Your Mayo Clinic care team At Mayo Clinic, doctors trained in obstetrics and gynecology with additional training in surgery and cancer treatment (gynecologic oncologists) work with ...

Tonsillitis - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/tonsillitis/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20378483

Dec 13th, 2018 - Diagnosis Your child's doctor will start with a physical exam that will include: Using a lighted instrument to look at your child's throat and likely his or her ears and nose, which may also be sites of infection Checking for a rash known as scarlatina, which is associated with some cases of strep throat Gently feeling (palpating) your child's neck to check for swollen glands (lymph nodes) List...

Pituitary tumors - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pituitary-tumors/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20350556

Dec 13th, 2018 - Pituitary tumor care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team. Mayo Clinic endocrinologists with expertise in pituitary disease coordinate a team to comprehensively evaluate your tumor and symptoms. Your team may include specialists from neurosurgery, neuro-ophthalmology, neuroradiology, head and neck surgery, radiation oncology, the Pituitary-Gonad-Adrenal PGA Specialty Group, and other areas...

Cryoglobulinemia - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/cryoglobulinemia/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20371253

Dec 12th, 2018 - Cryoglobulinemia care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team A multispecialty team of experts works together to develop a treatment plan based on your needs. Your treatment team may include specialists in blood (hematologists), connective tissue and arthritis (rheumatologists), liver diseases (hepatologists), the nervous system (neurologists), the kidneys (nephrologists), and other areas as ...

Carcinoid tumors - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/carcinoid-tumors/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20351044

Dec 12th, 2018 - Diagnosis Tests and procedures used to diagnose carcinoid tumors include: Blood tests. If you have a carcinoid tumor, your blood may contain high levels of hormones secreted by a carcinoid tumor or byproducts created when those hormones are broken down by the body. Urine tests. People with carcinoid tumors have excess levels of a chemical in their urine that's produced when the body breaks down...

Greenstick fractures - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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Dec 12th, 2018 - Overview Greenstick fracture Greenstick fracture A greenstick fracture occurs when a bone bends and cracks, instead of breaking completely into separate pieces. The fracture looks similar to what happens when you try to break a small, "green" branch on a tree. A greenstick fracture occurs when a bone bends and cracks, instead of breaking completely into separate pieces. The fracture looks simil...

Polymyositis - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/polymyositis/symptoms-causes/syc-20353208

Dec 12th, 2018 - Overview Polymyositis (pol-e-my-o-SY-tis) is an uncommon inflammatory disease that causes muscle weakness affecting both sides of your body. Having this condition can make it difficult to climb stairs, rise from a seated position, lift objects or reach overhead. Polymyositis most commonly affects adults in their 30s, 40s or 50s. It's more common in blacks than in whites, and women are affected ...

Carcinoid tumors - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/carcinoid-tumors/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20351047

Dec 12th, 2018 - Carcinoid tumor care at Mayo Clinic At Mayo Clinic, experts work together to provide you with exactly the care you need. Your Mayo Clinic care team At Mayo Clinic, specialists in oncology, surgery, pathology, cardiology, endocrinology, diagnostic radiology and gastroenterology work as a team to provide whole-person care for those with carcinoid tumors. Other professionals are included as needed...