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Down Syndrome:
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Jan 31st, 2023 - Overview Down syndrome can affect how your child develops. Physical signs become more apparent as your child grows. What is Down syndrome? Down syndrome is a genetic condition where people are born with an extra chromosome. Most people have 23 pairs of chromosomes within each cell in their body, for a total of 46. A person diagnosed with Down syndrome has an extra copy of chromosome 21, which m...

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https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/21103-anal-dysplasia

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...

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...

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
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...

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...

Trigger finger - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/trigger-finger/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20365618

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...

Brain Lesions: What They Are, Causes, Sy
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Nov 16th, 2022 - Overview Brain lesions are “visible” evidence of damage to part of your brain. The most common way to “see” them is with medical imaging scans. What are brain lesions? Brain lesions are areas of damaged brain tissue. This kind of damage happens because of brain injuries or medical conditions. A stroke, for example, is a type of brain lesion. Lesions can disrupt the way your brain works, causing...

Dupuytren contracture - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/dupuytrens-contracture/symptoms-causes/syc-20371943

Nov 12th, 2022 - Overview Dupuytren contracture Open pop-up dialog box Close Dupuytren contracture Dupuytren contracture Dupuytren contracture is a typically painless condition that causes one or more fingers to bend toward the palm of the hand. The affected fingers can't straighten completely. It most often affects the two fingers farthest from the thumb. Dupuytren contracture is a painless condition that caus...

Dupuytren contracture - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/dupuytrens-contracture/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20371949

Nov 12th, 2022 - Diagnosis In most cases, Dupuytren contracture can be diagnosed by the look and feel of the hands. Other tests are rarely necessary. Health care providers compare the hands with each other and check for puckering on the skin of the palms. They also press on parts of the hands and fingers to check for hard knots or bands of tissue. Another test for Dupuytren contracture involves putting the palm...

Fecal incontinence - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/fecal-incontinence/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20351403

Nov 3rd, 2022 - Diagnosis Your health care provider may ask questions about your condition and perform a physical exam. This usually includes a visual inspection of your anus. A probe may be used to examine this area for nerve damage. Usually, this touching causes the anal sphincter to contract and the anus to pucker. Medical tests A number of tests are available to help pinpoint the cause of fecal incontinenc...

Golfer's elbow - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/golfers-elbow/symptoms-causes/syc-20372868

Sep 28th, 2022 - Overview Golfer's elbow is a condition that causes pain where the tendons of your forearm muscles attach to the bony bump on the inside of your elbow. The pain might spread into your forearm and wrist. Golfer's elbow is similar to tennis elbow, which occurs on the outside of the elbow. It's not limited to golfers. Tennis players and others who repeatedly use their wrists or clench their fingers...

Kabuki Syndrome: Symptoms
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Sep 1st, 2022 - Overview What is Kabuki syndrome? Kabuki syndrome is a rare genetic condition that can affect many different parts of your child’s body. Although the disease is present from birth (congenital), your baby may or may not show any signs of the condition as a newborn. It may take several years for symptoms to develop. The specific features and the severity of your child’s condition may vary. Your c...

Brachydactyly Types
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/24081-brachydactyly

Aug 30th, 2022 - Overview Brachydactyly causes your finger bones to grow shorter than normal. There are seven types of brachydactyly. What is brachydactyly? Brachydactyly (brack-ee-dack-til-ee) means “short digits” and is a general term to identify fingers and toes that are shorter than normal. Brachydactyly is a genetic condition, and it happens because of a gene mutation that affects bone growth. What are the...

Dyslexia - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/dyslexia/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20353557

Aug 6th, 2022 - Diagnosis There's no single test that can diagnose dyslexia. A number of factors are considered, such as: Your child's development, educational issues and medical history. The health care provider will likely ask you questions about these areas. Also, the provider will want to know about any conditions that run in the family, including dyslexia or any other type of learning disability. Question...

Pediatric Systemic Scleroderma: Symptoms
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/4910-pediatric-systemic-scleroderma

Aug 5th, 2022 - Overview What is juvenile systemic scleroderma? Juvenile systemic scleroderma (systemic sclerosis) is a condition that causes your child’s skin to become unusually thick and hard. It may also cause symptoms that affect their organs. Systemic means that the condition affects your child’s entire body. Systemic scleroderma is an autoimmune disease. This condition causes your child’s immune system ...

De Quervain tenosynovitis - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/de-quervains-tenosynovitis/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20371337

Aug 4th, 2022 - Diagnosis To diagnose de Quervain tenosynovitis, your health care provider will examine your hand to see if you feel pain when pressure is applied on the thumb side of the wrist. Tests You may be asked to perform a Finkelstein test, in which you bend your thumb across the palm of your hand and bend your fingers down over your thumb. Then you bend your wrist toward your little finger. If this ca...

De Quervain tenosynovitis - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/de-quervain-tenosynovitis/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20371337

Aug 4th, 2022 - Diagnosis To diagnose de Quervain tenosynovitis, your health care provider will examine your hand to see if you feel pain when pressure is applied on the thumb side of the wrist. Tests You may be asked to perform a Finkelstein test, in which you bend your thumb across the palm of your hand and bend your fingers down over your thumb. Then you bend your wrist toward your little finger. If this ca...

Clubbed Fingers: Causes, Sy
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Aug 4th, 2022 - Overview A clubbed finger, with its nail that looks like an upside-down spoon, is often a symptom of another disease. What are clubbed fingers? Clubbed fingers refers to the way the ends of your fingers look, including your nails and the areas around and under them. These appearances can happen with your toes as well. If clubbing happens, it usually affects both hands and/or both feet. Some peo...

HPV Human Papillomavirus: Causes, Sy
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/11901-hpv-human-papilloma-virus

Aug 4th, 2022 - Overview What is human papillomavirus (HPV)? Human papillomavirus (HPV) is a common virus that can affect different parts of your body. There are over 100 types of HPV, including strains of HPV that cause warts on your hands, feet, face, etc. About 30 HPV strains can affect your genitals, including your vulva, vagina, cervix, penis and scrotum, as well as your rectum and anus. HPV that affects ...