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Frostbite - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/frostbite/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20372661

Apr 27th, 2022 - Diagnosis Diagnosing frostbite is based on your signs and symptoms, skin appearance, and a review of recent activities in which you were exposed to cold. Your doctor may order X-rays, a bone scan or an MRI to help determine the severity of the frostbite and check for bone or muscle damage. Mayo Clinic Minute: Why the risk of frostbite is greater than you think Show transcript for video Mayo Cli...

Brain aneurysm - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/brain-aneurysm/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20361595

Apr 27th, 2022 - Diagnosis If you experience a sudden, severe headache or other symptoms that could be related to a ruptured aneurysm, you'll be given tests to determine whether you've had bleeding into the space between your brain and surrounding tissues (subarachnoid hemorrhage). The tests can also determine if you've had another type of stroke. You may also be given tests if you show symptoms of an unrupture...

Ulnar wrist pain - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/ulnar-wrist-pain/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20449907

Mar 26th, 2022 - Diagnosis To diagnose the underlying cause of ulnar wrist pain, your doctor may move your wrist or hand into different positions to see what hurts. Imaging tests like CT and MRI scans also may be needed. Care at Mayo Clinic Our caring team of Mayo Clinic experts can help you with your ulnar wrist pain-related health concerns Start Here Treatment Treatment for some types of ulnar wrist pain may ...

Ulnar wrist pain - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/ulnar-wrist-pain/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20355513

Mar 26th, 2022 - Ulnar wrist pain care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Treating ulnar wrist pain takes cooperation by specialists in orthopedics, radiology, rheumatology, sports medicine, and physical medicine and rehabilitation. Mayo specialists work together to ensure that you receive all the expertise you need. Advanced diagnosis and treatment State-of-the-art CT and MRI help Mayo doctors find the ...

Ulnar wrist pain - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/ulnar-wrist-pain/symptoms-causes/syc-20355510

Mar 26th, 2022 - Overview Ulnar wrist pain is pain on the side of your wrist opposite the thumb. This pain can vary, depending on the cause. It may worsen when you grip something or twist your wrist. Ulnar wrist pain can be hard to diagnose because it can be linked to many different types of injuries. Products & Services Book: Mayo Clinic Guide to Pain Relief Causes A common cause of ulnar wrist pain is a fall ...

Yips - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/yips/symptoms-causes/syc-20379021

Mar 23rd, 2022 - Overview The yips are involuntary wrist spasms that occur most commonly when golfers are trying to putt. However, the yips can also affect people who play other sports — such as cricket, darts and baseball. It was once thought that the yips were always associated with performance anxiety. However, it now appears that some people have the yips due to a neurological condition affecting specific m...

Carpal tunnel syndrome - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/carpal-tunnel-syndrome/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20355608

Feb 25th, 2022 - Diagnosis Your provider may ask you questions and conduct one or more of the following tests to determine whether you have carpal tunnel syndrome: History of symptoms. Your provider will review the pattern of the symptoms. For example, because the median nerve doesn't provide sensation to the little finger, symptoms in that finger may indicate a problem other than carpal tunnel syndrome. Carpal...

Carpal tunnel syndrome - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/carpal-tunnel-syndrome/symptoms-causes/syc-20355603

Feb 25th, 2022 - Overview Carpal tunnel syndrome is caused by pressure on the median nerve. The carpal tunnel is a narrow passageway surrounded by bones and ligaments on the palm side of the hand. When the median nerve is compressed, symptoms can include numbness, tingling, and weakness in the hand and arm. The anatomy of the wrist, health problems and possibly repetitive hand motions can contribute to carpal t...

Pinched nerve - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pinched-nerve/symptoms-causes/syc-20354746

Jan 22nd, 2022 - Overview A pinched nerve occurs when too much pressure is applied to a nerve by surrounding tissues, such as bones, cartilage, muscles or tendons. This pressure can cause pain, tingling, numbness or weakness. A pinched nerve can occur in many areas throughout the body. For example, a herniated disk in the lower spine may put pressure on a nerve root. This may cause pain that radiates down the b...

Ulnar Nerve Entrapment: Causes, Sy
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/22272-ulnar-nerve-entrapment

Jan 5th, 2022 - Overview What is ulnar nerve entrapment? Ulnar nerve entrapment is the most common ulnar nerve problem. Ulnar nerve entrapment occurs when something puts pressure on your ulnar nerve in your elbow or wrist. Nerve entrapment is a type of nerve compression syndrome. Compression (a pinched nerve) may lead to inflammation causing nerve (neuropathic) pain and neuropathy (nerve damage). In some cases...

Nerve Compression Syndromes: Causes, Trea
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/22137-nerve-compression-syndrome

Nov 23rd, 2021 - Overview What are nerve compression syndromes? A nerve compression syndrome can occur when there’s pressure on nerves in the peripheral nervous system. These nerves connect to parts of your body (like your hands and feet) that are farther away from the central nervous system (like your brain and spine). Nerve compression syndromes are a common cause of nerve (neuropathic) pain in the limbs. The...

Spontaneous coronary artery dissection (SCAD) - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/spontaneous-coronary-artery-dissection/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20353716?fbclid=IwAR24GJDleBmXISwa39mmBMR7NHVBQT2vkavXDVCBiOhbieFdj_PSTRDYsHs

Nov 19th, 2021 - Diagnosis Tests used to diagnose SCAD, which are similar to those used to evaluate other types of heart attacks, can include: Coronary angiogram Cardiac catheter procedure approaches Open pop-up dialog box Close Cardiac catheter procedure approaches Cardiac catheter procedure approaches In a cardiac catheter procedure, a health care provider inserts a catheter in an artery in the wrist (radial ...

Spontaneous coronary artery dissection (SCAD) - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/spontaneous-coronary-artery-dissection/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20353716

Nov 19th, 2021 - Diagnosis Tests used to diagnose SCAD, which are similar to those used to evaluate other types of heart attacks, can include: Coronary angiogram Cardiac catheter procedure approaches Open pop-up dialog box Close Cardiac catheter procedure approaches Cardiac catheter procedure approaches In a cardiac catheter procedure, a health care provider inserts a catheter in an artery in the wrist (radial ...

Pulmonary edema - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pulmonary-edema/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20377014

Nov 17th, 2021 - Diagnosis Breathing problems require immediate diagnosis and treatment. Your doctor can make a preliminary diagnosis of pulmonary edema based on your signs and symptoms and the results of a physical exam, electrocardiogram and chest X-ray. Once your condition is more stable, your doctor will ask questions about your medical history, especially whether you have ever had cardiovascular or lung di...

Small vessel disease - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/small-vessel-disease/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20352123

Nov 9th, 2021 - Diagnosis To diagnose small vessel disease, your health care provider will usually do a physical exam and ask questions about your medical history and family history of heart disease. He or she will likely listen to your heart with a stethoscope. The tests used to diagnose small vessel disease are similar to those used to diagnosis other types of heart disease and include: Stress test with imag...

Hypersomnia: Symptoms,
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/21591-hypersomnia

Oct 27th, 2021 - Overview What is hypersomnia? Hypersomnia is a condition in which you feel extreme daytime sleepiness despite getting sleep that should be adequate (or more than adequate). If you have hypersomnia, you fall asleep several times during the day. Hypersomnia affects your ability to function at work and socially, affects your quality of life and increases your chance of accidents. Who gets hypersom...

Cubital Tunnel Syndrome: Causes, Sy
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/21997-cubital-tunnel-syndrome

Oct 25th, 2021 - Overview What is cubital tunnel syndrome? Cubital tunnel syndrome, also called ulnar nerve entrapment, happens when your ulnar nerve gets irritated or compressed (squeezed) at the inside of your elbow. Nerves are bundles of string-like fibers that send and receive messages between your brain and your body via electrical and chemical changes in the cells. There are three main nerves in your arm:...

Radial Tunnel Syndrome: What Is It, Symptoms,
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/15658-radial-tunnel-syndrome

Sep 7th, 2021 - Overview What is radial tunnel syndrome? The radial nerve is one of three nerves in your forearm, traveling from the side of your neck, down the back of your arm, through your forearm and into your hand. Your radial nerve is responsible for a lot of different arm movements, including forearm rotation, elbow extension, and wrist and finger movement. When the nerve reaches your elbow, it passes t...

Osteoporosis - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/osteoporosis/symptoms-causes/syc-20351968

Aug 21st, 2021 - Overview Osteoporosis causes bones to become weak and brittle — so brittle that a fall or even mild stresses such as bending over or coughing can cause a fracture. Osteoporosis-related fractures most commonly occur in the hip, wrist or spine. Bone is living tissue that is constantly being broken down and replaced. Osteoporosis occurs when the creation of new bone doesn't keep up with the loss o...

Golfer’s Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis): What Is It, Dia
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/21711-golfers-elbow-medial-epicondylitis

Aug 17th, 2021 - Overview Golfer's elbow (medial epicondylitis) What is golfer's elbow? You don't have to swing a golf club to develop golfer's elbow. You can get golfer's elbow, known as medial epicondylitis, from swinging a tennis racquet, hefting a loaded food tray, hammering nails, or pounding away on your computer keyboard. Golfer's elbow is a form of tendonitis that causes pain and inflammation in the ten...