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Strep throat - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/strep-throat/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20350344

Nov 30th, 2022 - Diagnosis Your doctor will conduct a physical exam, look for signs and symptoms of strep throat, and probably order one or more of the following tests: Rapid antigen test. Your doctor may perform a rapid antigen test on a swab sample from your throat. This test can detect strep bacteria in minutes by looking for substances (antigens) in the throat. If the test is negative but your doctor still ...

Radiation sickness - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/radiation-sickness/symptoms-causes/syc-20377058

Nov 30th, 2022 - Overview Radiation sickness is damage to your body caused by a large dose of radiation often received over a short period of time (acute). The amount of radiation absorbed by the body — the absorbed dose — determines how sick you'll be. Radiation sickness is also called acute radiation syndrome or radiation poisoning. Radiation sickness is not caused by common imaging tests that use low-dose ra...

Pituitary tumors - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pituitary-tumors/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20350556

Nov 29th, 2022 - Pituitary tumor care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team At Mayo Clinic, endocrinologists with expertise in pituitary disease coordinate a team to comprehensively evaluate pituitary tumors. Your care team may include specialists from: Head and Neck Surgery Neuro-ophthalmology Neuroradiology Neurosurgery Nose and Sinus Surgery (Rhinology) Pituitary-Gonad-Adrenal PGA Specialty Group Radiati...

Interstitial Cystitis (Painful Bladder):
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/15735-interstitial-cystitis-painful-bladder-syndrome

Nov 23rd, 2022 - Overview What is interstitial cystitis? Interstitial cystitis, now known as bladder pain syndrome (IC/BPS), is chronic (long-term) pain, pressure or discomfort in your bladder area (suprapubic region). In addition, it causes a frequent need to urinate (frequency) and sudden urges to urinate (urgency) for at least six weeks. Who does interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndrome affect? Anyone can...

Raynaud's disease - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/raynauds-disease/symptoms-causes/syc-20363571

Nov 23rd, 2022 - Overview Raynaud's (ray-NOSE) disease causes some areas of the body — such as fingers and toes — to feel numb and cold in response to cold temperatures or stress. In Raynaud's disease, smaller arteries that supply blood to the skin narrow. This limits blood flow to affected areas, which is called vasospasm. Other names for this condition are: Raynaud's phenomenon. Raynaud syndrome. Women are mo...

Multiple endocrine neoplasia, type 2 (MEN 2) - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/men-2/symptoms-causes/syc-20540486

Nov 22nd, 2022 - Overview Multiple endocrine neoplasia, type 2, also called MEN 2, is a rare condition. It causes tumors in the thyroid and parathyroid glands, adrenal glands, lips, mouth, eyes and digestive tract. Genetic testing can find the changed gene that causes MEN 2. Health care providers can treat the health issues that gene may cause. MEN 2 is an inherited disorder. This means people who have the chan...

Median arcuate ligament syndrome (MALS) - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/median-arcuate-ligament-syndrome-mals/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20505007

Nov 22nd, 2022 - Diagnosis There's no specific test to diagnose MALS. Your health care provider will carefully examine you and ask questions about your symptoms and health history. Bloodwork and imaging tests help your provider rule out other causes of stomach pain. Your health care provider may hear a sound called a bruit when listening to your upper stomach area with a stethoscope. The sound occurs when a blo...

Median arcuate ligament syndrome (MALS) - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/median-arcuate-ligament-syndrome-mals/symptoms-causes/syc-20505001

Nov 22nd, 2022 - Overview Median arcuate ligament syndrome (MALS) occurs when the arc-shaped band of tissue in the chest area (median arcuate ligament) presses on the artery that sends blood to the upper abdomen. The artery is called the celiac artery. MALS can cause stomach pain in some people. The location of the median arcuate ligament and celiac artery varies slightly from person to person. Typically, the l...

Persistent post-concussive symptoms (Post-concussion syndrome) - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/post-concussion-syndrome/symptoms-causes/syc-20353352

Nov 22nd, 2022 - Overview Persistent post-concussive symptoms — also called post-concussion syndrome — occurs when symptoms of a mild traumatic brain injury last longer than expected after an injury. These symptoms may include headaches, dizziness, and problems with concentration and memory. They can last weeks to months. A mild traumatic brain injury is known as a concussion. It could happen as a result of a f...

Persistent post-concussive symptoms (Post-concussion syndrome) - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/post-concussion-syndrome/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20353357

Nov 22nd, 2022 - Diagnosis No single test can prove you have persistent post-concussive symptoms. Your health care provider may want to order a scan of your brain to check for other potential problems that could be causing your symptoms. A computerized tomography (CT) scan or magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) may be performed to detect structural brain changes. If you're experiencing dizziness, you may be referr...

Median arcuate ligament syndrome (MALS) - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/median-arcuate-ligament-syndrome-mals/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20505015

Nov 22nd, 2022 - Median arcuate ligament syndrome care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team. Mayo Clinic care providers trained in evaluating and treating vascular diseases work closely to evaluate and treat people with MALS. Mayo providers get to know you and your concerns completely. They explain your options in plain language. A detailed itinerary for appointments, tests and procedures lets you make the...

Prediabetes - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/prediabetes/symptoms-causes/syc-20355278

Nov 19th, 2022 - Overview What is insulin resistance? A Mayo Clinic expert explains Learn about insulin resistance from Eleanna De Filippis, M.D., Ph.D., an endocrinologist at Mayo Clinic. Show transcript for video What is insulin resistance? A Mayo Clinic expert explains Hello. I'm Dr. Eleanna De Filippis, an endocrinologist at Mayo Clinic. In this video, we'll cover the basics of insulin resistance. What is i...

Amnesia - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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Nov 18th, 2022 - Overview Amnesia refers to the loss of memories, including facts, information and experiences. Movies and television tend to depict amnesia as forgetting your identity, but that's not generally the case in real life. Instead, people with amnesia — also called amnestic syndrome — usually know who they are. But they may have trouble learning new information and forming new memories. Amnesia can b...

Amnesia - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/amnesia/symptoms-causes/syc-20353360

Nov 18th, 2022 - Overview Amnesia refers to the loss of memories, including facts, information and experiences. Movies and television tend to depict amnesia as forgetting your identity, but that's not generally the case in real life. Instead, people with amnesia — also called amnestic syndrome — usually know who they are. But they may have trouble learning new information and forming new memories. Amnesia can b...

Alpha-gal syndrome - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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Nov 15th, 2022 - Overview Alpha-gal syndrome is a type of food allergy. It makes people allergic to red meat and other products made from mammals. In the United States, the condition usually begins with the bite of the Lone Star tick. The bite transfers a sugar molecule called alpha-gal into the body. In some people, this triggers a reaction from the body's defenses, also called the immune system. It causes mil...

Alpha-gal syndrome - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/alpha-gal-syndrome/symptoms-causes/syc-20428608

Nov 15th, 2022 - Overview Alpha-gal syndrome is a type of food allergy. It makes people allergic to red meat and other products made from mammals. In the United States, the condition usually begins with the bite of the Lone Star tick. The bite transfers a sugar molecule called alpha-gal into the body. In some people, this triggers a reaction from the body's defenses, also called the immune system. It causes mil...

Alpha-gal syndrome - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/alpha-gal-syndrome/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20428705

Nov 15th, 2022 - Diagnosis Health care providers can diagnose alpha-gal syndrome based on your personal history and certain medical tests. Your health care provider will likely ask you: Whether you've gotten tick bites or you've gone to places where ticks live. What symptoms you have. How long it took for the symptoms to start after you ate red meat or certain other foods such as mammal food products. Your prov...

Ovarian Cancer: Symptoms, Dia
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Nov 14th, 2022 - Overview Warning signs and risk factors of ovarian cancer. What is ovarian cancer? Ovarian cancer occurs when abnormal cells in your ovaries or fallopian tubes grow and multiply out of control. Ovaries are part of the female reproductive system. These two round, walnut-sized organs make eggs during your reproductive years. Who gets ovarian cancer? Ovarian cancer affects women and people assigne...

Gestational Diabetes: Causes, Diag
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/9012-gestational-diabetes

Nov 11th, 2022 - Overview What is gestational diabetes? Gestational diabetes (GD) is a type of diabetes that develops in pregnancy when blood sugar levels get too high. GD usually appears during the middle of pregnancy, between 24 and 28 weeks. Developing GD doesn’t mean you already had diabetes before you got pregnant. The condition appears because of the pregnancy. People with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes have ...

Zollinge
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/17960-zollinger-ellison-syndrome

Nov 9th, 2022 - Overview What is Zollinger-Ellison syndrome? Zollinger-Ellison syndrome (ZES) is a very rare condition that affects your digestive system. It results from a type of tumor called a gastrinoma which may develop in your pancreas and/or duodenum (the top of your small intestine). Gastrinomas produce large amounts of the hormone gastrin, which is what triggers your stomach to produce gastric acid. T...