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Lymphoma - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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May 5th, 2022 - Overview What is lymphoma? An expert explains Learn more from hematologist Stephen Ansell, M.D. Show transcript for video What is lymphoma? An expert explains Hi. I'm Dr. Stephen Ansell. I'm a hematologist at Mayo Clinic. In this video, we're going to cover the basics of lymphoma. What is it? Who gets it? The symptoms. Diagnosis and treatment. Whether you're looking for answers for yourself or ...

Lymphoma - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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May 5th, 2022 - Overview What is lymphoma? An expert explains Learn more from hematologist Stephen Ansell, M.D. Show transcript for video What is lymphoma? An expert explains Hi. I'm Dr. Stephen Ansell. I'm a hematologist at Mayo Clinic. In this video, we're going to cover the basics of lymphoma. What is it? Who gets it? The symptoms. Diagnosis and treatment. Whether you're looking for answers for yourself or ...

Bell's palsy - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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May 4th, 2022 - Diagnosis There's no specific test for Bell's palsy. Your health care provider will look at your face and ask you to move your facial muscles by closing your eyes, lifting your brow, showing your teeth and frowning, among other movements. Other conditions — such as a stroke, infections, Lyme disease, inflammatory conditions and tumors — can cause facial muscle weakness that mimics Bell's palsy....

Testicular Cancer: Symptoms, Signs,
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May 2nd, 2022 - Overview Testicles (testis) , scrotum and surrounding area. What is testicular cancer? Testicular cancer forms when malignant (cancer) cells develop in the tissues of one or (less commonly) both testicles. Your testicles are two walnut-shaped sex glands that produce sperm and the hormone testosterone. They sit inside a sac of skin that lies below your penis called the scrotum. Like any cancer, ...

Merkel Cell Carcinoma: Symptoms, Trea
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Apr 15th, 2022 - Overview What is Merkel cell carcinoma? Merkel cell carcinoma is a rare and aggressive type of skin cancer that can be life-threatening. It develops in Merkel cells found in your skin’s outer layer (your epidermis). Exposure to ultraviolet (UV) light and other risk factors can cause these cells to become cancerous and grow uncontrollably. Merkel cell carcinoma tends to spread quickly to other p...

Malignant Soft Tissue Tumors: Types, Causes, S
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Mar 28th, 2022 - Overview What are malignant soft tissue tumors? Malignant soft tissue tumors are rare tumors that account for only 1% of all cancers. These tumors, also known as sarcomas, are cancerous tumors that appear in soft connective tissues. Soft connective tissues, along with bones, form and support your body’s connecting structures. Soft tissues include: Muscles. Ligaments. Tendons. Cartilage. Fat. Bl...

Paraneoplastic syndromes of the nervous system - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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Mar 26th, 2022 - Diagnosis To diagnose paraneoplastic syndrome of the nervous system, your doctor will need to conduct a physical exam and order blood tests. He or she may also need to request a spinal tap or imaging tests. Because paraneoplastic syndromes of the nervous system are associated with cancer, your doctor may also perform certain cancer screening tests based on your age. Clinical exam Your doctor or...

Bone cancer - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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Mar 22nd, 2022 - Overview Bone cancer can begin in any bone in the body, but it most commonly affects the pelvis or the long bones in the arms and legs. Bone cancer is rare, making up less than 1 percent of all cancers. In fact, noncancerous bone tumors are much more common than cancerous ones. The term "bone cancer" doesn't include cancers that begin elsewhere in the body and spread (metastasize) to the bone. ...

Bone cancer - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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Mar 22nd, 2022 - Diagnosis Imaging tests can help determine the location and size of bone tumors, and whether the tumors have spread to other parts of the body. The types of imaging tests recommended depend on your individual signs and symptoms. Tests may include: Bone scan Computerized tomography (CT) Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) Positron emission tomography (PET) X-ray Needle or surgical biopsies Your doc...

Nerve Sheath Tumors:
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Mar 14th, 2022 - Overview What are nerve sheath tumors? Nerves transmit electrical signals between your brain and your body. They’re made up of bundles of nerve cells. The cells, bundles and nerves are all wrapped in layers of protective tissues that provide insulation and help the electrical signals move faster. Nerve sheath tumors form in these layers of insulation. These layers include: Schwann cells: Cells ...

Meningioma - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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Mar 4th, 2022 - Diagnosis Meningioma Open pop-up dialog box Close Meningioma Meningioma This contrast-enhanced MRI scan of a person's head shows a meningioma. This meningioma has grown large enough to push down into the brain tissue. A meningioma can be difficult to diagnose because the tumor is often slow growing. Symptoms of a meningioma may also be subtle and mistaken for other health conditions or written ...

Meningioma - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
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Mar 4th, 2022 - Meningioma care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Mayo Clinic's world-renowned meningioma teams include neuroradiologists, neuropathologists, neurosurgeons, medical and neuro-oncologists, radiation oncologists, neurologists, rehabilitation specialists, and other professionals who work together to provide exactly the care you need. Having all of this subspecialized expertise in a single ...

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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Feb 22nd, 2022 - Diagnosis Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis is difficult to diagnose early because it can mimic other neurological diseases. Tests to rule out other conditions might include: Electromyogram (EMG). Your doctor inserts a needle electrode through your skin into various muscles. The test evaluates the electrical activity of your muscles when they contract and when they're at rest. Abnormalities in musc...

Alzheimer's disease - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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Feb 19th, 2022 - Diagnosis An important part of diagnosing Alzheimer's disease includes being able to explain your symptoms, as well as perspective from a close family member or friend about symptoms and their impact on daily life. Additionally, a diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease is based on tests your doctor administers to assess memory and thinking skills. Laboratory and imaging tests can rule out other poten...

Neurogenic Bladder: Management
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Feb 15th, 2022 - Overview What is neurogenic bladder? Your bladder is a hollow organ located in your pelvis or lower abdomen. One of the main jobs of your bladder is to store urine (pee). The other is to remove urine from your body in response to signals from your spinal cord and brain. Neurogenic bladder is the term for what happens when neurological (nervous system) conditions affect the way your bladder work...

Mesothelioma: Types, Causes, Sy
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Feb 11th, 2022 - Overview Caused by exposure to chemicals like asbestos, mesothelioma affects the tissue that covers your organs. What is mesothelioma? Mesothelioma refers to tumors that develop in the mesothelium, a type of tissue that makes up the lining of cavities or hollows that protect and surround certain organs. This tissue forms: The pleura, which surrounds your lungs. The peritoneum, which surrounds t...

Lipoma - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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Feb 11th, 2022 - Diagnosis To diagnose a lipoma, your doctor may perform: A physical exam A tissue sample removal (biopsy) for lab examination An X-ray or other imaging test, such as an MRI or CT scan, if the lipoma is large, has unusual features or appears to be deeper than the fatty There's a very small chance that a lump resembling a lipoma may actually be a form of cancer called liposarcoma. Liposarcomas — ...

Spinal Tumors: Types, Causes, Sy
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Feb 9th, 2022 - Overview Spinal tumors can form in multiple different areas of your spinal column. What is a spinal tumor? A spinal tumor is an abnormal growth (mass) of cells within or surrounding your spinal cord and/or spinal column. Your spine (backbone) is the long, flexible column of bones that protects your spinal cord. It begins at the base of your skull and ends in your tailbone, which is part of your...

Bladder Outlet Obstruction: Symptoms, Causes,
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Feb 9th, 2022 - Overview What’s bladder outlet obstruction (BOO)? Bladder outlet obstruction (BOO) is when the neck at the very bottom of your bladder gets blocked. The neck is where your bladder connects to your urethra, which carries urine (pee) out of your body. A blockage stops or slows down the flow of pee. Possible blockages include scar tissue, bladder stones, a large gland, cancer or a tumor. What’s bl...

Unicameral Bone Cyst: Symptoms,
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Feb 8th, 2022 - Overview What is a unicameral bone cyst? Unicameral bone cysts, also known as simple or solitary bone cysts, are benign (noncancerous) bone tumors. They occur most often in children and adolescents under 20. Unicameral bone cysts are fluid-filled spaces inside your bone. The word unicameral means “one chamber” and describes the single fluid-filled chamber in each cyst. Unicameral bone cysts can...