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Ruptured Eardrum: Symptoms,
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Nov 21st, 2022 - Overview Your eardrum is a flexible layer of cartilage that separates your outer ear (left) from your middle ear (right). A ruptured eardrum (inset) may affect your hearing and sense of balance. What is a ruptured eardrum? Your eardrum is a flexible membrane that separates your outer ear from your middle ear. You can rupture your eardrum if you have a severe middle ear infection or you injure o...

Skin Lesions: What They Are, Types,
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Oct 17th, 2022 - Overview What are skin lesions? Skin lesions are areas of your skin that are different from the skin around them. Skin lesions are common and may be the result of an injury or damage to your skin, like sunburn. They’re sometimes a sign of underlying conditions, like infections or autoimmune diseases. The majority of skin lesions are noncancerous and harmless (benign), but they can be a sign of ...

Skin Lesions: What They Are, Types,
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Oct 17th, 2022 - Overview What are skin lesions? Skin lesions are areas of your skin that are different from the skin around them. Skin lesions are common and may be the result of an injury or damage to your skin, like sunburn. They’re sometimes a sign of underlying conditions, like infections or autoimmune diseases. The majority of skin lesions are noncancerous and harmless (benign), but they can be a sign of ...

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

Oct 13th, 2022 - Diagnosis You might first notice a fibroadenoma when you bathe or shower. Or you may notice it while you do a breast self-exam. Fibroadenomas also may be found during a regular medical exam, a screening mammogram or a breast ultrasound. If you have a breast lump that can be felt, you might need certain tests or procedures. Which tests you need depends on your age and the features of the breast ...

Baker cyst - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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Sep 27th, 2022 - Diagnosis A Baker cyst can often be diagnosed during a physical exam. However, some of the symptoms of a Baker cyst are similar to the symptoms of more-serious conditions, such as a blood clot, aneurysm or tumor. To get more information, your health care provider may order imaging tests, including: Ultrasound X-ray Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) More Information MRI Ultrasound Treatment Somet...

Baker cyst - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/bakers-cyst/symptoms-causes/syc-20369950

Sep 27th, 2022 - Overview Baker cyst Open pop-up dialog box Close Baker cyst Baker cyst Swelling on the back of one knee may be a Baker cyst. This can form when joint-lubricating fluid fills a cushioning pouch (bursa) at the back of the knee. A Baker cyst is a fluid-filled growth behind the knee. It causes a bulge and a feeling of tightness. Also called a popliteal (pop-luh-TEE-ul) cyst, a Baker cyst sometime c...

Baker cyst - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/baker-cyst/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20369955

Sep 27th, 2022 - Diagnosis A Baker cyst can often be diagnosed during a physical exam. However, some of the symptoms of a Baker cyst are similar to the symptoms of more-serious conditions, such as a blood clot, aneurysm or tumor. To get more information, your health care provider may order imaging tests, including: Ultrasound X-ray Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) More Information MRI Ultrasound Treatment Somet...

Baker cyst - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/baker-cyst/symptoms-causes/syc-20369950

Sep 27th, 2022 - Overview Baker cyst Open pop-up dialog box Close Baker cyst Baker cyst Swelling on the back of one knee may be a Baker cyst. This can form when joint-lubricating fluid fills a cushioning pouch (bursa) at the back of the knee. A Baker cyst is a fluid-filled growth behind the knee. It causes a bulge and a feeling of tightness. Also called a popliteal (pop-luh-TEE-ul) cyst, a Baker cyst sometime c...

Post-vasectomy pain syndrome - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/post-vasectomy-pain-syndrome/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20527109

Sep 9th, 2022 - Diagnosis Your provider will conduct a thorough physical exam, checking for tenderness and swelling of the testicles and epididymis. Your provider will also look for the presence of a small ball of scar tissue where your vasectomy was performed (sperm granuloma). Other possible causes of testicle pain will need to be ruled out. Tests your provider might recommend include: Sexually transmitted i...

Milia (Milk Spots):
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/17868-milia

Aug 10th, 2022 - Overview Milia look like small white bumps on your skin. They’re common on your face. What are milia? Milia (milk spots) are small, white cysts on your skin. Cysts are filled pockets under the surface of your skin. The most common place to find milia are on your face. Milia are harmless and only affect your appearance. It’s common to confuse the white bumps on your face with whiteheads, which a...

Ovarian cysts - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/ovarian-cysts/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20353411

Aug 6th, 2022 - Diagnosis A cyst on your ovary can be found during a pelvic exam or on an imaging test, such as a pelvic ultrasound. Depending on the size of the cyst and whether it's filled with fluid or solid, your health care provider likely will recommend tests to determine its type and whether you need treatment. Possible tests include: Pregnancy test. A positive test might suggest that you have a corpus ...

Ovarian cysts - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/ovarian-cysts/symptoms-causes/syc-20353405

Aug 6th, 2022 - Overview Female reproductive system Open pop-up dialog box Close Female reproductive system Female reproductive system The ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix and vagina (vaginal canal) make up the female reproductive system. Ovarian cysts are sacs, usually filled with fluid, in an ovary or on its surface. Females have two ovaries. One ovary is located on each side of the uterus. Each ovar...

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

Aug 3rd, 2022 - Overview What is adventitial cystic disease? Adventitial cystic disease is a rare condition in which a cyst (fluid-filled sac) forms in an artery or vein. The cyst forms in the adventitia, which is the outermost wall of your blood vessels. The cyst can block blood flow in your artery or vein, especially during periods of movement or exercise. The condition usually affects the popliteal artery, ...

Hydatid Disease: Causes, Sy
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Jul 28th, 2022 - Overview What is hydatid disease? Hydatid disease is a parasitic infection caused by a tapeworm’s eggs. Tapeworms usually live in hosts such as sheep and dogs. But humans can get the disease if they accidentally eat or drink anything infected with the parasite. Hydatid disease is rare in North America. Hydatid disease, also called cystic echinococcosis or hydatidosis, causes cysts (liquid-fille...

Ovarian Cysts: Causes, Symptoms, Dia
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Jul 20th, 2022 - Overview An ovarian cyst is a fluid-filled sac that forms inside or on an ovary. What is an ovarian cyst? An ovarian cyst is a sac filled with fluid or semisolid material that forms on or within one or both of your ovaries. Your ovaries are small organs in your pelvis that hold egg cells and make hormones, such as estrogen and progesterone. There are different types of ovarian cysts, most of wh...

Kidney cysts - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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Jul 13th, 2022 - Overview Kidney cyst Open pop-up dialog box Close Kidney cyst Kidney cyst A kidney cyst is a round or oval fluid-filled pouch with a well-defined outline. Kidney cysts typically grow on the surface of a kidney. Some may develop inside the kidney. Kidney cysts are round pouches of fluid that form on or in the kidneys. Kidney cysts can occur with disorders that may impair kidney function. But mor...

Kidney cysts - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/kidney-cysts/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20374138

Jul 13th, 2022 - Diagnosis Tests and procedures used to diagnose simple kidney cysts include: Imaging tests. MRI, CT and ultrasound are imaging tests that are often used to diagnose simple kidney cysts. Imaging tests can help determine whether a kidney mass is a cyst or a tumor. Kidney function tests. Testing a sample of your blood may reveal whether a kidney cyst is affecting how well your kidney works. More I...

Suspicious breast lumps - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/suspicious-breast-lumps/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20352789

Jul 8th, 2022 - Suspicious breast lumps care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Specialists trained in medical imaging (radiology), medical cancer treatment (oncology), human tissue study (laboratory medicine and pathology), surgery, radiation therapy for cancer (radiation oncology), plastic and reconstructive surgery, clinical genomics, and psychiatry and psychology diagnose and treat breast conditions...

Suspicious breast lumps - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/suspicious-breast-lumps/symptoms-causes/syc-20352786

Jul 8th, 2022 - Overview A breast lump is a growth of tissue that develops within your breast. Finding a lump in your breast can be frightening and provoke anxiety. Most breast lumps aren't dangerous, but it's important to see your doctor to have them evaluated promptly. Products & Services Book: Mayo Clinic Family Health Book, 5th Edition Newsletter: Mayo Clinic Health Letter — Digital EditionShow more produc...

Trichinosis: Causes, Symptoms, Trea
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May 24th, 2022 - Overview What is trichinosis? Trichinellosis, more commonly known as trichinosis, is a parasitic food-borne disease that is caused by eating raw or undercooked meats, particularly pork products infested with the larvae of a type of roundworm called Trichinella. When you eat food, your stomach acid and enzymes digest what you eat. In the case of infected meat, the acid and enzymes break down the...