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Monkeypox Virus Infections
https://medlineplus.gov/monkeypoxvirusinfections.html

- What is monkeypox? Monkeypox is a rare disease caused by infection with the monkeypox virus. The monkeypox virus is in the same family of viruses as the smallpox virus. But monkeypox is less contagious than smallpox. And its disease causes milder symptoms and is usually not fatal. In the past, most of the people who got monkeypox lived in certain parts of central and western Africa, had travele...

Cellulitis - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/cellulitis/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20370766

May 6th, 2022 - Diagnosis Your health care provider will likely be able to diagnose cellulitis by looking at your skin. You might need to undergo a blood test or other tests to help rule out other conditions. Treatment Cellulitis treatment usually includes a prescription oral antibiotic. Within three days of starting an antibiotic, let your health care provider know whether the infection is responding to treat...

Molluscum contagiosum - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/molluscum-contagiosum/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20375230

May 6th, 2022 - Diagnosis Health care providers usually can diagnose molluscum contagiosum just by looking at it. If there's any doubt, they may take skin scrapings from the infected area and view them under a microscope. Treatment Molluscum contagiosum usually gets better without treatment in 6 months to 2 years. Once the bumps are gone, you're no longer contagious. After healing, it's possible to become rein...

Molluscum contagiosum - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/molluscum-contagiosum/symptoms-causes/syc-20375226

May 6th, 2022 - Overview Molluscum contagiosum Open pop-up dialog box Close Molluscum contagiosum Molluscum contagiosum Molluscum contagiosum is a common skin infection that results in raised, round, skin-colored bumps with a dent or dot at the top. These bumps can take on a pink color. Molluscum contagiosum (mo-LUS-kum kun-tay-jee-OH-sum) is a fairly common skin infection caused by a virus. It causes round, f...

Heat rash - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/heat-rash/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20373282

May 6th, 2022 - Diagnosis You don't need tests to diagnose heat rash. Your health care provider is usually able to diagnose it by examining the skin. A condition that looks like heat rash is transient neonatal pustular melanosis (TNPM). TNPM mainly affects newborns with brown or Black skin. It's harmless and clears up in a couple days without treatment. Treatment Treatment for mild heat rash is cooling the ski...

Heat rash - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/heat-rash/symptoms-causes/syc-20373276

May 6th, 2022 - Overview Heat rash Open pop-up dialog box Close Heat rash Heat rash Miliaria rubra (A), one type of heat rash, appears as clusters of small, inflamed blister-like bumps that can produce intense itching. Miliaria crystallina (B), another type of heat rash, appears as clear, fluid-filled bumps that don't hurt or itch. Heat rash — also known as prickly heat and miliaria — isn't just for babies. It...

Cellulitis - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/cellulitis/symptoms-causes/syc-20370762

May 6th, 2022 - Overview Cellulitis Open pop-up dialog box Close Cellulitis Cellulitis Cellulitis is usually a superficial infection of the skin (left). But if severe (right) or if left untreated, it can spread into the lymph nodes and bloodstream. Cellulitis (sel-u-LIE-tis) is a common, potentially serious bacterial skin infection. The affected skin is swollen and inflamed and is typically painful and warm to...

Ebstein anomaly - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/ebsteins-anomaly/symptoms-causes/syc-20352127

May 5th, 2022 - Overview Ebstein anomaly Open pop-up dialog box Close Ebstein anomaly Ebstein anomaly Ebstein anomaly is a rare congenital heart defect in which the tricuspid valve is incorrectly formed and positioned lower than usual in the heart. Atrial septal defect is a hole between the two upper chambers of the heart. About half the people with Ebstein anomaly have an atrial septal defect. Ebstein anomaly...

Tinea versicolor - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/tinea-versicolor/symptoms-causes/syc-20378385

May 4th, 2022 - Overview Tinea versicolor Open pop-up dialog box Close Tinea versicolor Tinea versicolor The overgrowth of fungus that causes tinea versicolor interferes with the normal pigment production of the skin. This creates an uneven skin pigment. Tinea versicolor is a common fungal infection of the skin. The fungus interferes with the normal pigmentation of the skin, resulting in small, discolored patc...

Vitiligo - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/vitiligo/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20355916

May 4th, 2022 - Diagnosis Your health care provider will ask about your medical history and examine your skin, possibly with a special lamp. The evaluation might also include a skin biopsy and blood tests. More Information Antinuclear antibody (ANA) test Complete blood count (CBC) Skin biopsy Treatment The choice of treatment depends on your age, how much skin is involved and where, how quickly the disease is ...

Vitiligo - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/vitiligo/symptoms-causes/syc-20355912

May 4th, 2022 - Overview Vitiligo on face Open pop-up dialog box Close Vitiligo on face Vitiligo on face The loss of color resulting from vitiligo is sometimes symmetrical. Vitiligo on hand Open pop-up dialog box Close Vitiligo on hand Vitiligo on hand Vitiligo is a condition in which the skin loses its pigment cells (melanocytes). This can result in discolored patches in different areas of the body, including...

Tinea versicolor - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/tinea-versicolor/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20378390

May 4th, 2022 - Diagnosis Your doctor can diagnose tinea versicolor by looking at it. If there's any doubt, he or she may take skin scrapings from the infected area and view them under a microscope. Treatment If tinea versicolor is severe or doesn't respond to over-the-counter antifungal medicine, you may need a prescription-strength medication. Some of these medications are topical preparations that you rub o...

Double-outlet right ventricle - Overview - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/double-outlet-right-ventricle/cdc-20389537

May 3rd, 2022 - Double-outlet right ventricle Double-outlet right ventricle Open pop-up dialog box Close Double-outlet right ventricle Double-outlet right ventricle In double-outlet right ventricle, the aorta and pulmonary artery connect partially or completely to the right ventricle. A hole also exists between the two ventricles (ventricular septal defect). In a normal heart, as shown on the left, the pulmona...

Occupational asthma - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/occupational-asthma/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20375777

May 3rd, 2022 - Diagnosis Spirometer Open pop-up dialog box Close Spirometer Spirometer A spirometer is a diagnostic device that measures the amount of air you're able to breathe in and out and the time it takes you to exhale completely after you take a deep breath. Diagnosing occupational asthma is similar to diagnosing other types of asthma. However, your health care provider will also try to identify whethe...

Lichen Planus: What It Is, Causes,
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/17723-lichen-planus

May 2nd, 2022 - Overview What is lichen planus? Lichen planus (like-en play-nes) is a skin condition that causes a rash to develop on one area of your body or several parts of your body at the same time. It can affect: Skin. Inside of your mouth (oral mucosa). Scalp (skin on your head usually covered with hair). Nails. Genitals (penis, vagina and vulva). Lichen planus is a lichenoid dermatoses. Healthcare prov...

Testicular Cancer: Symptoms, Signs,
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/12183-testicular-cancer

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, ...

Cardiogenic Shock: Risk Factors, C
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/17837-cardiogenic-shock

May 1st, 2022 - Overview What is cardiogenic shock? Cardiogenic shock is a serious condition that happens when your heart can’t supply enough oxygen-rich blood to your body to meet its needs. It can be fatal when a lack of oxygen causes your organs to fail. This condition is an emergency situation that requires immediate treatment in a hospital. Cardiogenic shock is most often caused by a heart attack or heart...

Menstrual cramps - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/menstrual-cramps/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20374944

Apr 30th, 2022 - Diagnosis Your health care provider will review your medical history and perform a physical exam, including a pelvic exam. During the pelvic exam, your provider checks for anything unusual with the reproductive organs and looks for signs of infection. Your provider may also recommend certain tests, including: Ultrasound. This test uses sound waves to create an image of your uterus, cervix, fall...

Sick sinus syndrome - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/sick-sinus-syndrome/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20377560

Apr 30th, 2022 - Diagnosis Electrocardiogram Open pop-up dialog box Close Electrocardiogram Electrocardiogram An electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG) records the electrical signal from the heart to check for different heart conditions. Electrodes are placed on the chest to record the heart's electrical signals, which cause the heart to beat. The signals are shown as waves on an attached computer monitor or printer. H...

Common warts - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/common-warts/symptoms-causes/syc-20371125

Apr 30th, 2022 - Overview Common warts Open pop-up dialog box Close Common warts Common warts Common warts can grow on your hands or fingers. They're small, grainy bumps that are rough to the touch. Common warts are small, grainy skin growths that occur most often on your fingers or hands. Rough to the touch, common warts also often feature a pattern of tiny black dots, which are small, clotted blood vessels. C...