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Soft Tissue Sarcoma: Symptoms, Tre
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Jan 27th, 2023 - Overview Soft tissue sarcoma in lower leg muscle. What is soft tissue sarcoma? Soft tissue sarcomas are rare cancerous tumors in the tissues that support and surround your bones and organs. (Think muscles, tendons, fat and skin). You may develop soft tissue sarcomas anywhere but they usually appear in your arms, legs, chest and in the space behind your belly (retroperitoneum). Are soft tissue s...

Prostate Cancer: Symptoms,
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Jan 17th, 2023 - Overview 10 Warning Signs of Prostate Cancer What is prostate cancer? Prostate cancer develops in the prostate, a small walnut-shaped gland located below the bladder and in front of the rectum in men and people assigned male at birth (AMAB). This tiny gland secretes fluid that mixes with semen, keeping sperm healthy for conception and pregnancy. Prostate cancer is a serious disease. Fortunately...

Fibroglandular Density: Scattered, Concer
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Jan 12th, 2023 - What is fibroglandular density? Fibroglandular density describes the type of tissue in your breast as seen on a mammogram. Your breasts consist of three types of tissue: Fibrous connective tissue: Fibrous connective tissue is dense. It appears white on a mammogram. The tissue’s appearance makes it harder to detect cancerous tumors that also appear white. Having lots of this type of tissue is as...

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Jan 10th, 2023 - Overview What is anal dysplasia? Anal dysplasia is a term healthcare providers use to describe changes in your body that could become cancer in your anus. Anal dysplasia isn’t cancer. It’s a sign you could develop anal cancer. In anal dysplasia, cells in your anus — the last section of your intestine — become abnormal. Over time, these abnormal cells could start multiplying, creating tumors. Th...

Foot drop - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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Jan 5th, 2023 - Diagnosis Foot drop is usually diagnosed during a physical exam. Your health care provider will watch you walk and check your leg muscles for weakness. Your provider also may check for numbness on your shin and on the top of your foot and toes. Imaging tests Foot drop is sometimes caused by a mass pushing on a nerve. This can be an overgrowth of bone in the spinal canal or a tumor or cyst press...

Tuberous Sclerosis: What It Is, Sy
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Jan 5th, 2023 - Overview What is tuberous sclerosis? Tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC) is a rare genetic disease that causes noncancerous tumors to grow throughout your body. This condition, sometimes known simply as tuberous sclerosis, can affect people in many ways. People with less severe cases may see very few effects and have a normal lifespan. Severe cases can lead to serious complications. TSC is a disea...

Sarcoma - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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Dec 28th, 2022 - Overview Sarcoma is a type of cancer that can occur in various locations in your body. Sarcoma is the general term for a broad group of cancers that begin in the bones and in the soft (also called connective) tissues (soft tissue sarcoma). Soft tissue sarcoma forms in the tissues that connect, support and surround other body structures. This includes muscle, fat, blood vessels, nerves, tendons ...

Sarcoma - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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Dec 28th, 2022 - Overview Sarcoma is a type of cancer that can occur in various locations in your body. Sarcoma is the general term for a broad group of cancers that begin in the bones and in the soft (also called connective) tissues (soft tissue sarcoma). Soft tissue sarcoma forms in the tissues that connect, support and surround other body structures. This includes muscle, fat, blood vessels, nerves, tendons ...

Male infertility - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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Dec 28th, 2022 - Diagnosis Many infertile couples have more than one cause of infertility, so it's likely you will both need to see a doctor. It might take a number of tests to determine the cause of infertility. In some cases, a cause is never identified. Infertility tests can be expensive and might not be covered by insurance — find out what your medical plan covers ahead of time. Diagnosing male infertility ...

Cushing Syndrome: Causes, Sy
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Dec 27th, 2022 - Overview What is Cushing syndrome? Cushing syndrome is an uncommon condition that happens when your body has too much of a hormone called cortisol. Another word for Cushing syndrome is hypercortisolism. A syndrome is a medical term that refers to a group of signs and symptoms that happen together. You may see some people call this condition Cushing’s syndrome. Cortisol is a steroid hormone comm...

Molar Pregnancy: Types, Symptoms, C
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Dec 26th, 2022 - Overview What is a molar pregnancy? A molar pregnancy occurs when an egg and sperm join incorrectly at fertilization and create a noncancerous tumor. The tumor looks like tiny water-filled sacs, similar to a cluster of grapes. The tumor can’t support a developing embryo and the pregnancy ends. Some people have a miscarriage. If this doesn’t happen, surgery is needed to remove the pregnancy. If ...

Pure Red C
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Dec 21st, 2022 - Overview What is pure red cell aplasia (PRCA)? Pure red cell aplasia (PRCA) is a rare blood disorder that happens when your bone marrow doesn’t produce the normal number of red blood cells. When your red blood cell supply drops below normal levels, you have anemia. With anemia, you don’t have enough healthy red blood cells carrying oxygen to your tissues and organs. Symptoms and Causes What are...

Sweet syndrome - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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Dec 16th, 2022 - Overview Sweet syndrome Open pop-up dialog box Close Sweet syndrome Sweet syndrome Sweet syndrome is an uncommon skin condition marked by a distinctive eruption of tiny bumps that enlarge and are often tender to the touch. They can appear on the back, neck, arms or face. Sweet syndrome, also called acute febrile neutrophilic dermatosis, is an uncommon skin condition. It causes fever and a painf...

PTEN Hamartoma Tum
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Dec 16th, 2022 - Overview What is PTEN hamartoma tumor syndrome (PHTS)? PTEN hamartoma tumor syndrome (PHTS) refers to a group of syndromes that involve a mutation, or change, in your PTEN gene. PTEN is a tumor suppressor gene. It makes an enzyme that prevents uncontrolled cell growth that causes tumors. Cells can grow out of control when there’s a mutation, causing hamartomas. A hamartoma (pronounced “HA-mar-T...

Lymphoma - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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Dec 14th, 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 ...

Thyroid cancer - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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Dec 14th, 2022 - Overview What is thyroid cancer? A Mayo Clinic expert explains Learn more about thyroid cancer from endocrinologist Mabel Ryder, M.D. Show transcript for video What is thyroid cancer? A Mayo Clinic expert explains I'm Dr. Mabel Ryder, an endocrinologist at Mayo Clinic. In this video, we'll cover the basics of thyroid cancer: What is it? Who gets it? The symptoms. Diagnosis and treatment. Whethe...

Lymphoma - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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Dec 14th, 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 ...

Thyroid cancer - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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Dec 14th, 2022 - Diagnosis Thyroid cancer FAQs Endocrinologist Mabel Ryder, M.D., answers the most frequently asked questions about thyroid cancer. Show transcript for video Thyroid cancer FAQs Hi. I'm Dr. Mabel Ryder, an endocrinologist at Mayo Clinic, and I'm here to answer some of the important questions you may have about thyroid cancer. The next step after thyroid cancer is diagnosed is to obtain a compreh...

Coma - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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Dec 14th, 2022 - Diagnosis Because people in a coma can't express themselves, health care providers must rely on physical clues and information provided by families and friends. Be prepared to provide information about the affected person, including: Events leading up to the coma such as vomiting or headaches. Details about how the affected person lost consciousness, including whether it occurred quickly or ove...

Prostate cancer - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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Dec 14th, 2022 - Overview Learn more about prostate cancer from Mayo Clinic urologist Mitchell Humphreys, M.D. Show transcript for video Hi. I'm Dr. Humphreys, a urologist at Mayo Clinic. In this video, we'll cover the basics of prostate cancer: What is it? Who gets it? The symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment. Whether you're looking for answers about your own health or that of someone you love, we're here to pro...