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Croup - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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Dec 3rd, 2022 - Diagnosis Croup is usually diagnosed by a health care provider. The provider: Observes your child's breathing. Listens to your child's chest with a stethoscope. Examines your child's throat. Sometimes X-rays or other tests are used to rule out other possible illnesses. More Information X-ray Treatment Most children with croup can be treated at home. Still, croup can be scary, especially if your...

Pelvic organ prolapse - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pelvic-organ-prolapse/symptoms-causes/syc-20360557

Dec 3rd, 2022 - Overview When the muscles and ligaments supporting a woman's pelvic organs weaken, the pelvic organs can drop lower in the pelvis, creating a bulge in the vagina (prolapse). Women most commonly develop pelvic organ prolapse years after childbirth, after a hysterectomy or after menopause. If you have symptoms, such as a feeling of pressure in your pelvic area, see your health care provider. Prod...

Trigger finger - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
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Dec 3rd, 2022 - Trigger finger care at Mayo Clinic A team of Mayo Clinic experts from hand surgery, physical medicine and rehabilitation, and other areas work together to ensure that you receive an accurate diagnosis and the appropriate treatment for your situation. Expertise and rankings More than 2,500 people a year are treated at Mayo Clinic for trigger finger. If you need surgery, skilled hand surgeons are...

Trigger finger - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/trigger-finger/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20365148

Dec 3rd, 2022 - Diagnosis During the exam, a health care provider may ask you to open and close your hand, checking for areas of pain, smoothness of motion and evidence of locking. Care at Mayo Clinic Our caring team of Mayo Clinic experts can help you with your trigger finger-related health concerns Start Here Treatment Trigger finger treatment varies depending on its severity and duration. Medications Consid...

Urethral stricture - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/urethral-stricture/symptoms-causes/syc-20362330

Dec 3rd, 2022 - Overview A urethral (u-REE-thrul) stricture involves scarring that narrows the tube that carries urine out of your body (urethra). A stricture restricts the flow of urine from the bladder and can cause a variety of medical problems in the urinary tract, including inflammation or infection. Products & Services Book: Mayo Clinic Family Health Book, 5th Edition Newsletter: Mayo Clinic Health Lette...

Dizziness - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/dizziness/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20371792

Dec 3rd, 2022 - Diagnosis If your doctor suspects you are having or may have had a stroke, are older or suffered a blow to the head, he or she may immediately order an MRI or CT scan. Most people visiting their doctor because of dizziness will first be asked about their symptoms and medications and then be given a physical examination. During this exam, your doctor will check how you walk and maintain your bal...

Urethral stricture - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/urethral-stricture/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20362386

Dec 3rd, 2022 - Urethral stricture care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Urologists at Mayo Clinic provide expert care for people of all ages who have urinary tract problems. You move quickly from diagnosis to recovery, often within a few days of your initial visit. Doctors at Mayo Clinic provide comprehensive care. Your doctor takes the time to get to know you and work with you to provide exactly the...

Pelvic organ prolapse - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pelvic-organ-prolapse/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20360560

Dec 3rd, 2022 - Pelvic organ prolapse care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team. A multidisciplinary team of Mayo Clinic experts trained in female pelvic floor medicine and reconstructive surgery evaluate and treat different types of pelvic organ prolapse. This team includes gynecologists and urologists. Each year, Mayo Clinic doctors care for nearly 3,000 women with pelvic organ prolapse. Advanced treatm...

Trigger finger - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/trigger-finger/symptoms-causes/syc-20365100

Dec 3rd, 2022 - Overview Trigger finger makes a finger get stuck in a bent position. It may straighten suddenly with a snap. The fingers most often affected are the ring finger and the thumb, but the condition can affect any finger. Trigger finger happens when the tendon that controls that finger can't glide smoothly in the sheath that surrounds it. This may occur if part of the tendon sheath becomes swollen o...

Dizziness - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/dizziness/symptoms-causes/syc-20371787

Dec 3rd, 2022 - Overview Dizziness is a term used to describe a range of sensations, such as feeling faint, woozy, weak or unsteady. Dizziness that creates the false sense that you or your surroundings are spinning or moving is called vertigo. Dizziness is one of the more common reasons adults visit their doctors. Frequent dizzy spells or constant dizziness can significantly affect your life. But dizziness rar...

Croup - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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Dec 3rd, 2022 - Overview Healthy airway Open pop-up dialog box Close Healthy airway Healthy airway This shows a child's healthy airway. Croup Open pop-up dialog box Close Croup Croup When the upper airway is infected with the virus that causes croup, tissues around the voice box (larynx) and the windpipe (trachea) will swell. When a cough forces air through this narrowed passageway, it may sound like a seal ba...

Trigger finger - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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Dec 3rd, 2022 - Diagnosis During the exam, a health care provider may ask you to open and close your hand, checking for areas of pain, smoothness of motion and evidence of locking. Care at Mayo Clinic Our caring team of Mayo Clinic experts can help you with your trigger finger-related health concerns Start Here Treatment Trigger finger treatment varies depending on its severity and duration. Medications Consid...

Trigger finger - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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Dec 3rd, 2022 - Overview Trigger finger makes a finger get stuck in a bent position. It may straighten suddenly with a snap. The fingers most often affected are the ring finger and the thumb, but the condition can affect any finger. Trigger finger happens when the tendon that controls that finger can't glide smoothly in the sheath that surrounds it. This may occur if part of the tendon sheath becomes swollen o...

Persistent depressive disorder - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/persistent-depressive-disorder/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20350935

Dec 2nd, 2022 - Diagnosis If your health care provider thinks that you may have persistent depressive disorder, exams and tests may include: Physical exam. Your health care provider may do a physical exam and ask in-depth questions about your health to determine what may be causing your depression. In some cases, it may be linked to an underlying physical health problem. Lab tests. Your provider may recommend ...

Persistent depressive disorder - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/persistent-depressive-disorder/symptoms-causes/syc-20350929

Dec 2nd, 2022 - Overview Persistent depressive disorder is a continuous, long-term form of depression. You may feel sad and empty, lose interest in daily activities and have trouble getting things done. You may also have low self-esteem, feel like a failure and feel hopeless. These feelings last for years and may interfere with your relationships, school, work and daily activities. If you have persistent depre...

Pyloric stenosis - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pyloric-stenosis/symptoms-causes/syc-20351416

Dec 2nd, 2022 - Overview Pylorus Open pop-up dialog box Close Pylorus Pylorus The pylorus is a muscular valve that holds food in the stomach until it is ready for the next stage in the digestive process. Pyloric stenosis Open pop-up dialog box Close Pyloric stenosis Pyloric stenosis In pyloric stenosis, the pylorus muscles thicken, blocking food from entering the baby's small intestine. Pyloric stenosis is an ...

Pyloric stenosis - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pyloric-stenosis/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20351421

Dec 2nd, 2022 - Diagnosis Your baby's health care provider will start with a physical examination. Sometimes, the provider can feel an olive-shaped lump when examining the baby's belly. This lump is the enlarged pylorus muscles. Wavelike contractions may sometimes be visible when examining the baby's belly, often before the baby starts vomiting. Your provider also might recommend: Blood tests to check for dehy...

Pulmonary embolism - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pulmonary-embolism/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20354653

Dec 1st, 2022 - Diagnosis A pulmonary embolism can be difficult to diagnose, especially if you have underlying heart or lung disease. For that reason, your health care provider will likely discuss your medical history, do a physical exam, and order tests that may include one or more of the following. Blood tests Your health care provider may order a blood test for the clot-dissolving substance D dimer. High le...

Retractile testicle - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/retractile-testicle/symptoms-causes/syc-20377197

Dec 1st, 2022 - Overview A retractile testicle is a testicle that may move back and forth between the scrotum and the groin. When the retractile testicle is residing in the groin, it might be easily guided by hand into its proper position in the scrotum — the bag of skin hanging behind the penis — during a physical exam. Upon release, the testicle will remain in the proper position at least temporarily. For mo...

Orchitis - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/orchitis/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20375865

Dec 1st, 2022 - Diagnosis Your doctor is likely to start with your medical history and a physical exam to check for enlarged lymph nodes in your groin and an enlarged testicle on the affected side. Your doctor might also do a rectal examination to check for prostate enlargement or tenderness. Your doctor might recommend: STI screen. If you have discharge from your urethra, a narrow swab is inserted into the en...