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Craniosynostosis - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/craniosynostosis/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20354520

May 6th, 2022 - Craniosynostosis Care at Mayo Clinic Craniosynostosis – Mayo Clinic Show transcript for video Craniosynostosis – Mayo Clinic My name is Edward Ahn. I'm a pediatric neurosurgeon and I'll be working on the treatment, the surgical treatment of all neurological disorders of children here at Mayo Clinic. Creating us anastomosis is, as we mentioned, the early fusion of the bony plates on the skull, a...

Marfan syndrome - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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May 5th, 2022 - Overview Marfan syndrome is an inherited disorder that affects connective tissue — the fibers that support and anchor your organs and other structures in your body. Marfan syndrome most commonly affects the heart, eyes, blood vessels and skeleton. People with Marfan syndrome are usually tall and thin with unusually long arms, legs, fingers and toes. The damage caused by Marfan syndrome can be m...

Marfan syndrome - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/marfan-syndrome/symptoms-causes/syc-20350782

May 5th, 2022 - Overview Marfan syndrome is an inherited disorder that affects connective tissue — the fibers that support and anchor your organs and other structures in your body. Marfan syndrome most commonly affects the heart, eyes, blood vessels and skeleton. People with Marfan syndrome are usually tall and thin with unusually long arms, legs, fingers and toes. The damage caused by Marfan syndrome can be m...

Antiphospholipid syndrome - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/antiphospholipid-syndrome/symptoms-causes/syc-20355831

Feb 25th, 2022 - Overview Antiphospholipid (AN-te-fos-fo-LIP-id) syndrome is a condition in which the immune system mistakenly creates antibodies that attack tissues in the body. These antibodies can cause blood clots to form in arteries and veins. Blood clots can form in the legs, lungs and other organs, such as the kidneys and spleen. The clots can lead to a heart attack, strokes and other conditions. During ...

Turner syndrome - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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Feb 11th, 2022 - Overview Turner syndrome, a condition that affects only females, results when one of the X chromosomes (sex chromosomes) is missing or partially missing. Turner syndrome can cause a variety of medical and developmental problems, including short height, failure of the ovaries to develop and heart defects. Turner syndrome may be diagnosed before birth (prenatally), during infancy or in early chil...

Lip cancer - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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Jan 7th, 2022 - Overview Lip cancer Open pop-up dialog box Close Lip cancer Lip cancer Lip cancer may appear as a sore on your lip that doesn't heal. Lip cancer occurs on the skin of the lips. Lip cancer can occur anywhere along the upper or lower lip, but is most common on the lower lip. Lip cancer is considered a type of mouth (oral) cancer. Most lip cancers are squamous cell carcinomas, which means they beg...

Lip cancer - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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Jan 7th, 2022 - Diagnosis Tests and procedures used to diagnose lip cancer include: Physical exam. During a physical exam, your doctor will examine your lip, mouth, face and neck to look for signs of cancer. Your doctor will ask you about your signs and symptoms. Removing a sample of tissue for testing. During a biopsy, your doctor will remove a small sample of tissue for laboratory testing. In the laboratory,...

Lip cancer - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
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Jan 7th, 2022 - Lip cancer care at Mayo Clinic Mayo Clinic specialists diagnose and treat many cases of lip cancer every year. They draw on this experience to provide you with a personalized treatment plan that takes into consideration your preferences in order to provide you with exactly the care you need. Your Mayo Clinic care team At Mayo Clinic, ear, nose and throat experts (otorhinolaryngologists) work as...

Jock Itch: What It Is, Sy
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Dec 1st, 2021 - Overview What is jock itch? Jock itch is a common fungal (caused by a fungus) infection similar to ringworm. Jock itch causes an itchy, stinging, burning rash on the skin around your groin, inner thighs and butt crack (gluteal cleft). Tinea cruris is another name for jock itch. Tinea is another name for ringworm, and cruris means groin. With this infection, your skin may become scaly and cracke...

Trigeminal Neuralgia: Symptoms, Causes, T
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Oct 25th, 2021 - Overview What is trigeminal neuralgia? Trigeminal neuralgia, also referred to as tic douloureaux, is a condition defined by intense facial pain that can disrupt your normal, everyday activities. Activities as simple as chewing, talking, smiling, brushing your teeth or shaving can trigger brief bouts of intense pain. Though these painful episodes are short-lived, the pain can return sporadically...

Lip Cancer: Stages, Symptoms, Dia
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Oct 21st, 2021 - Overview What is lip cancer? Lip cancer occurs when abnormal cells grow out of control, resulting in tumors or lesions on the lips. A type of squamous cell carcinoma, lip cancer can develop on either the upper or lower lip, but it’s more common on the lower lip. Who does lip cancer affect? Lip cancer can affect anyone, but it’s most common in males with light skin over the age of 50. People who...

Aicardi Syndrome: What It Is, Causes, Sy
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Oct 21st, 2021 - Overview What is Aicardi syndrome? Aicardi syndrome is a rare disorder that’s present at birth (congenital). It causes malformations in the brain, eyes and other parts of the body. It leads to lifelong difficulties, including intellectual disabilities and developmental delay. How rare is it? Aicardi syndrome occurs in 1 out of every 100,000 live births. There are approximately 1,000 cases in th...

Speech Impediment: Definition, Causes,
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Oct 19th, 2021 - Overview What is a speech impediment? Speech impediment, or speech disorder, happens when your child can’t speak or can’t speak so people understand what they’re saying. In some cases, a speech impediment is a sign of physical or developmental differences. Left untreated, a speech impediment can make it difficult for children to learn to read and write. Children with speech impediments might al...

Head and neck cancers - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/head-and-neck-cancers/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20354174

Oct 15th, 2021 - Head and neck cancer care at Mayo Clinic Why choose Mayo Clinic for head and neck cancers Mayo Clinic experts offer compassionate, comprehensive care to those with head and neck cancers, including those with: Skull base tumors Pituitary tumors Esthesioneuroblastoma Nasopharyngeal cancer Nasal cavity cancer Paranasal sinus cancer Floor of mouth cancer Lip cancer Mouth cancer Salivary gland cance...

Ichthyosis vulgaris - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/ichthyosis-vulgaris/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20373759

Sep 15th, 2021 - Diagnosis A doctor can often make a diagnosis by examining the affected skin and the characteristic scales. He or she may perform other tests, such as a skin biopsy. This may be necessary to rule out other causes of dry, scaly skin. More Information Skin biopsy Treatment Ichthyosis vulgaris doesn't have a known cure, so the goal of treatment is to manage the condition. Medications Treatments ma...

Interrupted Aortic Arch: What Is It, Causes, Sy
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Sep 14th, 2021 - Overview What is interrupted aortic arch (IAA)? Interrupted aortic arch (IAA) is a rare condition in which your baby’s aorta — the large blood vessel coming from their heart that carries blood to the rest of their body — is incomplete or interrupted. The human heart has four chambers: The left atrium and right atrium (plural: atria) on the top, and the left and right ventricles (pumping chamber...

Chapped Lips (Cheilitis): Causes, Trea
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Sep 9th, 2021 - Overview What are chapped lips? The skin on your lips is thinner and more sensitive than the skin on the rest of your body because your lips don’t contain any oil glands. As a result, they are at risk of becoming dry and chapped. Your lips are exposed to the elements more than the rest of your body and can become chapped from sun exposure, dry or cold weather conditions. Chapped lips, known med...

Soft palate cancer - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/soft-palate-cancer/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20445530

Aug 31st, 2021 - Diagnosis Tests and procedures used to diagnose soft palate cancer include: Examining your soft palate. Your doctor will use a mirror or tiny camera to examine your soft palate and other structures in your throat. Removing a tissue sample for testing. Your doctor will remove an area of suspicious tissue and send it to a lab for testing. In the lab, specially trained doctors (pathologists) will ...

Soft palate cancer - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/soft-palate-cancer/symptoms-causes/syc-20354183

Aug 31st, 2021 - Overview Soft palate Open pop-up dialog box Close Soft palate Soft palate The soft palate is located in the upper portion of the back of the mouth, behind the teeth. Soft palate cancer begins in the cells of the soft palate. Your soft palate is located on the upper portion of the back of your mouth, behind your teeth. Soft palate cancer is considered a type of throat cancer. Doctors treat soft ...

Soft palate cancer - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
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Aug 31st, 2021 - Soft palate cancer care at Mayo Clinic Mayo Clinic experts offer compassionate, comprehensive care for people with soft palate cancer. Your Mayo Clinic care team At Mayo Clinic, care for people with soft palate cancer is directed by surgeons who specialize in head and neck cancers (head and neck oncologic surgeons) who coordinate a multispecialty team. Surgeons who direct care teams include fac...