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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, ...

Bartholin's cyst - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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Apr 30th, 2022 - Overview Bartholin's cyst Open pop-up dialog box Close Bartholin's cyst Bartholin's cyst The Bartholin's glands are located on each side of the vaginal opening. They secrete fluid that helps lubricate the vagina. Sometimes the ducts of these glands become obstructed and fluid backs up, forming a cyst. The Bartholin's (BAHR-toe-linz) glands are located on each side of the vaginal opening. These ...

Bartholin's cyst - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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Apr 30th, 2022 - Diagnosis To diagnose a Bartholin's cyst, your doctor may: Ask questions about your medical history Perform a pelvic exam Take a sample of secretions from your vagina or cervix to test for a sexually transmitted infection Recommend a test of the mass (biopsy) to check for cancerous cells if you're postmenopausal or over 40 If cancer is a concern, your doctor may refer you to a gynecologist who ...

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...

Parathyroid Adenoma: Symptoms, Surgery
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Apr 6th, 2022 - Overview What is a parathyroid adenoma? An adenoma is a benign (noncancerous) growth that appears on one or more of your parathyroid glands. An adenoma causes your parathyroid gland to make more parathyroid hormone than your body needs, a condition called primary hyperparathyroidism. Too much parathyroid hormone upsets your body’s normal calcium balance, which increases the amount of calcium in...

Type 2 diabetes in children - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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Mar 31st, 2022 - Overview Type 2 diabetes in children is a chronic disease that affects the way your child's body processes sugar (glucose) for fuel. Without treatment, the disorder causes sugar to build up in the bloodstream, which can lead to serious long-term consequences. Type 2 diabetes occurs more commonly in adults. In fact, it used to be called adult-onset diabetes. But the increasing number of children...

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...

Hypercalcemia - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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Mar 23rd, 2022 - Overview Parathyroid glands Open pop-up dialog box Close Parathyroid glands Parathyroid glands The parathyroid glands lie behind the thyroid. They produce parathyroid hormone, which plays a role in regulating your body's blood level of calcium and phosphorus. Hypercalcemia is a condition in which the calcium level in your blood is above normal. Too much calcium in your blood can weaken your bon...

Hypercalcemia - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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Mar 23rd, 2022 - Diagnosis Because hypercalcemia can cause few, if any, signs or symptoms, you might not know you have the disorder until routine blood tests reveal a high level of blood calcium. Blood tests can also show whether your parathyroid hormone level is high, indicating that you have hyperparathyroidism. To determine if your hypercalcemia is caused by a disease such as cancer or sarcoidosis, your doct...

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 ...

Heart palpitations - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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Mar 11th, 2022 - Diagnosis To diagnose palpitations, a health care provider will do a physical exam and listen to your heart using a stethoscope. The exam may include looking for signs of medical conditions that can cause heart palpitations, such as a swollen thyroid gland. You will likely be asked questions about your medical history. If your doctor thinks that palpitations are caused by an irregular heartbeat...

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 ...

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 ...

Hurthle cell cancer - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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Mar 1st, 2022 - Diagnosis Needle biopsy Open pop-up dialog box Close Needle biopsy Needle biopsy During needle biopsy, a long, thin needle is inserted through the skin and into the suspicious area. Cells are removed and analyzed to see if they are cancerous. Tests and procedures used to diagnose Hurthle cell cancer include: Physical exam. Your health care provider will examine your neck, checking the size of t...