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Movement Symptoms: Dyskinesia
https://www.parkinson.org/Understanding-Parkinsons/Symptoms/Movement-Symptoms/Dyskinesia

Dyskinesias are involuntary, erratic, writhing movements of the face, arms, legs or trunk. They are often fluid and dance-like, but they may also cause rapid jerking or slow and extended muscle spasms. They are not a symptom of Parkinson's itself. Rather, they are a complication from some Parkinson's medications.

CDC Symptoms of Coronavirus (COVID-19)
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/symptoms-testing/symptoms.html
Centers for Disease Control & Prevention;

People with COVID-19 have had a wide range of symptoms reported – ranging from mild symptoms to severe illness.

Johns Hopkins Patient Information & Resources During COVID-19
https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/coronavirus/for-johns-hopkins-patients.html

At Johns Hopkins Medicine, your health and safety are our very highest priorities. During the COVID-19 pandemic and as our communities begin to reopen, we are here and ready to care for you in our hospitals, surgery centers and through in-person clinic and online video visits. Learn how we are keeping you safe and protected so that you can get the care you need.

Patient Education on COVID & Agoraphobia
https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/agoraphobia-and-covid-19

The COVID-19 pandemic can trigger anxious feelings in anyone. However, people with an anxiety disorder such as agoraphobia may find that the pandemic has heightened their anxiety even further.

Preparing for Coronavirus
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/landing/preparing-for-coronavirus
Cleveland Clinic

While the coronavirus is still in our communities and is still contagious, Cleveland Clinic is among the safest places in healthcare today. Concerns about COVID-19 and want to speak to a provider? Coming in for your first visit in a few months? You should feel confident we're keeping your family — and our caregivers — safe.

Thrombosis: Types, Causes, Sy
https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/22242-thrombosis

Dec 23rd, 2022 - Overview How thrombosis can lead to a blocked blood vessel. What is thrombosis? Thrombosis is a serious condition where a clot forms inside a blood vessel (an artery or vein) in your body or sometimes inside of your heart. This is dangerous because clots that form inside blood vessels can block blood flow. They can also break free and travel elsewhere in your body, and if a clot gets stuck in a...

Tips For Social Distancing, Quarantine, And Isolation During An Infectious Disease Outbreak
https://www.samhsa.gov/sites/default/files/tips-social-distancing-quarantine-isolation-031620.pdf

In the event of an infectious disease outbreak, local officals may require the public to take measures to limit and control the spread of the disease. This tip sheet provides information about social distancing, quarantine, and isolation. The government has the right to enforce federal and state laws related to public health if people within the country get sick with highly contagious di...

What is COVID-19? Patient Health Information Series
https://www.thoracic.org/patients/patient-resources/resources/coronavirus-patient.pdf

The number of cases has been increasing quickly and is considered a pandemic by the World Health Organization (WHO). This means that the virus is being spread simultaneously in more than three different geographical regions in the world. For up to date information on this outbreak, go to https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019- ncov/about/index.html

COVID-19 Resources: Care Recommendations for Home‑Based Ventilation Patients
https://foundation.chestnet.org/patient-education-resources/covid-19-resources-care-recommendations-home-based-ventilation-patients/

As COVID-19 continues to affect our daily lives, it’s critical that we try to limit the spread of the virus as much as possible. This is especially applicable for patients who use noninvasive positive-pressure ventilation (NIPPV), mechanical airway clearance devices, or are supported by home ventilation for other chronic respiratory failure syndromes.

Nasopharyngeal culture
https://medlineplus.gov/ency/article/003747.htm

Nasopharyngeal culture is a test that examines a sample of secretions from the uppermost part of the throat, behind the nose, to detect organisms that can cause disease.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Women’s Health Care: A Message for Patients
https://www.acog.org/patient-resources/faqs/womens-health/coronavirus-and-womens-health-care

Experts are learning more every day about the new coronavirus that causes COVID-19. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) is following the situation closely. This page will be updated as ACOG learns more about how the spread of COVID-19 affects health care for women. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, you can find more information at Coronavirus (COVID-19), Pregnancy...

2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)
https://patiented.solutions.aap.org/handout.aspx?gbosid=535624

COVID-19, discovered in December 2019, has now spread throughout the world. While there is currently no vaccine to prevent COVID-19, doctors and researchers are learning more about it every day. Here’s what we know now and how you can protect your family and others.

Coronavirus (COVID-19)
https://weillcornell.org/coronavirus

Health and safety are always among our top priorities at Weill Cornell Medicine. We are closely watching updates from trusted healthcare organizations and governmental recommendations about the new coronavirus (COVID-19), and will continue to keep you informed.

Post-COVID Conditions (Long COVID)
https://medlineplus.gov/postcovidconditionslongcovid.html

- What are post-COVID conditions (long COVID)? COVID-19 (coronavirus disease 2019) is an illness caused by a virus. Many people get better within a few days or weeks after being infected with the virus. But others have post-COVID conditions. They may: Have symptoms that linger for weeks, months, or even years Seem to recover from COVID-19 but then see their symptoms return Develop new symptoms or...

Anxiety in the time of COVID-19
https://www.health.harvard.edu/anxiety/anxiety-in-the-time-of-covid-19
Harvard Health;

Nov 11th, 2021 - As if we didn’t already have enough to worry about, along came COVID-19 in early 2020 to push our anxiety to new heights. The reasons were not hard to discern — the threats of illness and possible death or lingering symptoms; job insecurity; social isolation (or its opposite, too much togetherness in small, crowded living spaces); the upending of daily routines; financial losses; for some, the ...

Everybody’s Talking About Value-Based Health Care. Here’s What They’re Not Saying.
https://www.forbes.com/sites/sachinjain/2022/04/12/what-is-value-based-healthcare-really/?sh=1ae1aac4d8af
Forbes Jain SH.

Apr 12th, 2022 - Attend any healthcare conference and you’ll quickly discover that it’s become downright fashionable for healthcare leaders to talk about their unwavering commitment to “value-based care.” The expression has become ubiquitous in healthcare circles. Its virtuousness goes unchallenged.

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...

Bradycardia - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/bradycardia/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20355482

May 7th, 2022 - Bradycardia care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Mayo Clinic cardiologists treat people with all types of heart conditions, including those with arrhythmias such as bradycardia. Mayo doctors trained in cardiovascular medicine, cardiovascular surgery and other areas collaborate as a multidisciplinary team to provide coordinated, comprehensive care. This collaborative approach means hea...

Fever - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/fever/symptoms-causes/syc-20352759

May 7th, 2022 - Overview A fever is a temporary rise in body temperature. It's one part of an overall response from the body's immune system. A fever is usually caused by an infection. For most children and adults, a fever may be uncomfortable. But it usually isn't a cause for concern. For infants, however, even a low fever may mean there's a serious infection. Fevers generally go away within a few days. A num...

Bradycardia - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/bradycardia/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20355480

May 7th, 2022 - Diagnosis To diagnose bradycardia, a health care provider will usually perform a physical exam and listen to your heart with a stethoscope. He or she may ask you questions about your symptoms and medical history. Your health care provider may recommend tests to check your heart rate and see if you have a heart problem that can cause bradycardia. Blood tests may be done to check for other condit...

Fever - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/fever/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20352764

May 7th, 2022 - Diagnosis To evaluate a fever, your care provider may: Ask questions about your symptoms and medical history Perform a physical exam Take nasal or throat samples to test for respiratory infections Order tests, such as blood tests or a chest X-ray, as needed, based on your medical history and physical exam Because a fever can indicate a serious illness in a young infant, especially two months of...

Bradycardia - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/bradycardia/symptoms-causes/syc-20355474

May 7th, 2022 - Overview Bradycardia (brad-e-KAHR-dee-uh) is a slow heart rate. The hearts of adults at rest usually beat between 60 and 100 times a minute. If you have bradycardia, your heart beats fewer than 60 times a minute. Bradycardia can be a serious problem if the heart rate is very slow and the heart can't pump enough oxygen-rich blood to the body. If this happens, you may feel dizzy, very tired or we...

The lowdown on eye exercises
https://www.health.harvard.edu/diseases-and-conditions/the-lowdown-on-eye-exercises?utm_source=delivra&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=GB20200520-AgingEye&utm_id=2176844&dlv-emuid=22ccc528-35ec-421e-8d26-c66574e6d9d8&dlv-mlid=2176844
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May 6th, 2020 - If you wear glasses or contacts, chances are you've been at least a little bit tempted to investigate the infomercials and books promoting eye exercises to improve your eyesight without surgery. Some programs even claim that faithful adherents may be able to give up their glasses. If this sounds too good to be true, that's because it is.

Craniosynostosis - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/craniosynostosis/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20354520

May 6th, 2022 - Craniosynostosis Care at Mayo Clinic Craniosynostosis – Mayo Clinic Show transcript for video Craniosynostosis – Mayo Clinic My name is Edward Ahn. I'm a pediatric neurosurgeon and I'll be working on the treatment, the surgical treatment of all neurological disorders of children here at Mayo Clinic. Creating us anastomosis is, as we mentioned, the early fusion of the bony plates on the skull, a...

Cavernous malformations - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/cavernous-malformations/symptoms-causes/syc-20360941

May 6th, 2022 - Overview Cerebral cavernous malformation Open pop-up dialog box Close Cerebral cavernous malformation Cerebral cavernous malformation A cerebral cavernous malformation is an abnormally formed blood vessel, shaped like a small mulberry, which can form in the brain or spinal cord and may result in a wide range of neurological symptoms. Cerebral cavernous malformations (CCMs) are groups of tightly...

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...

Cavernous malformations - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/cavernous-malformations/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20360944

May 6th, 2022 - Cerebral cavernous malformations care at Mayo Clinic Collaboration and experience Mayo Clinic physicians consult with one another on multiple aspects of care for people with cerebral cavernous malformations. Each year, doctors at Mayo Clinic treat more than 3,900 people with cerebral cavernous malformations (CCMs). Your doctors work together as an integrated team to provide you with comprehensi...

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...

Diabetic hypoglycemia - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/diabetic-hypoglycemia/symptoms-causes/syc-20371525

May 6th, 2022 - Overview Diabetic hypoglycemia occurs when someone with diabetes doesn't have enough sugar (glucose) in his or her blood. Glucose is the main source of fuel for the body and brain, so you can't function well if you don't have enough. For many people, low blood sugar (hypoglycemia) is a blood sugar level below 70 milligrams per deciliter (mg/dL), or 3.9 millimoles per liter (mmol/L). But your nu...

Craniosynostosis - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/craniosynostosis/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20354517

May 6th, 2022 - Diagnosis Craniosynostosis requires evaluation by specialists, such as a pediatric neurosurgeon or a specialist in plastic and reconstructive surgery. Diagnosis of craniosynostosis may include: Physical exam. Your health care provider feels your baby's head for features such as suture ridges and looks for facial differences such as unbalanced features. Imaging studies. A computerized tomography...

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...

Cavernous malformations - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/cavernous-malformations/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20360942

May 6th, 2022 - Diagnosis Neurology consultation A Mayo Clinic neurologist converses with a woman about her diagnosis. Often, people with cerebral cavernous malformations (CCMs) don't show any signs or symptoms. Your diagnosis may result from brain imaging for other neurological conditions. In some cases, specific symptoms may prompt your health care provider to pursue more extensive testing. Tests Depending o...

Craniosynostosis - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/craniosynostosis/symptoms-causes/syc-20354513

May 6th, 2022 - Overview Cranial sutures and fontanels Open pop-up dialog box Close Cranial sutures and fontanels Cranial sutures and fontanels Joints made of strong, fibrous tissue (cranial sutures) hold the bones of your baby's skull together. The sutures meet at the fontanels, the soft spots on your baby's head. The sutures remain flexible during infancy, allowing the skull to expand as the brain grows. The...

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...

Diabetic hypoglycemia - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/diabetic-hypoglycemia/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20371529

May 6th, 2022 - Diagnosis If you have signs or symptoms of low blood sugar, check your blood sugar level with a blood glucose meter — a small device that measures and displays your blood sugar level. You have hypoglycemia when your blood sugar level drops below 70 mg/dL (3.9 mmol/L). Treatment If you think your blood sugar may be dipping too low, check your blood sugar level with a blood glucose meter. If you ...

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...

Thoracic aortic aneurysm - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/thoracic-aortic-aneurysm/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20350193

May 5th, 2022 - Diagnosis Thoracic aortic aneurysms are often found when an imaging test is done for a different reason. If you have signs or symptoms of a thoracic aortic aneurysm, your health care provider may ask about your family's medical history. Some aneurysms can run in families (be inherited). Tests Imaging tests can be used to confirm or screen for a thoracic aortic aneurysm. Tests may include: Echoc...

Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infection - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/h-pylori/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20356177

May 5th, 2022 - Diagnosis Several tests and procedures are used to determine whether you have H. pylori infection. Testing is important for detection of Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori). Repeat testing after treatment is important to be sure H. pylori is gone. Tests may be done using a stool sample, through a breath test and by an upper endoscopy exam. Stool tests Stool antigen test. This is the most common sto...

Thoracic aortic aneurysm - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/thoracic-aortic-aneurysm/symptoms-causes/syc-20350188

May 5th, 2022 - Overview Thoracic aortic aneurysm Open pop-up dialog box Close Thoracic aortic aneurysm Thoracic aortic aneurysm A thoracic aortic aneurysm is a weakened area in the upper part of the body's main blood vessel (aorta). Aneurysms can develop anywhere in the aorta. A thoracic aortic aneurysm is a weakened area in the body's main artery (aorta) in the chest. When the aortic wall is weak, the artery...

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...

Hip fracture - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hip-fracture/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20373472

May 5th, 2022 - Diagnosis Types of hip fractures Open pop-up dialog box Close Types of hip fractures Types of hip fractures Most hip fractures occur in one of two locations — at the femoral neck or in the intertrochanteric region. The location of the fracture helps determine the best treatment options. A health care provider can often diagnose a hip fracture based on symptoms and the abnormal position of the h...

Brugada syndrome - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/brugada-syndrome/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20370494

May 5th, 2022 - Diagnosis Brugada syndrome usually is diagnosed in adults and, sometimes, in adolescents. It's rarely diagnosed in young children because the symptoms are often unnoticed. To diagnose Brugada syndrome, a health care provider will perform a physical exam and listen to the heart with a stethoscope. Tests are done to check the heartbeat and diagnose or confirm Brugada syndrome. Electrocardiogram (...

Thoracic aortic aneurysm - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/thoracic-aortic-aneurysm/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20350197

May 5th, 2022 - Thoracic aortic aneurysm care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team A team at Mayo Clinic A team of health care providers work together at Mayo Clinic. Mayo Clinic doctors trained in blood vessel conditions (vascular specialists), blood vessel surgery (vascular surgeons), heart and blood vessel surgery (cardiovascular surgeons), chest surgery (thoracic surgeons), heart and blood vessel cond...

Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infection - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/h-pylori/symptoms-causes/syc-20356171

May 5th, 2022 - Overview Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infection occurs when H. pylori bacteria infect your stomach. This usually happens during childhood. A common cause of stomach ulcers (peptic ulcers), H. pylori infection may be present in more than half the people in the world. Most people don't realize they have H. pylori infection because they never get sick from it. If you develop signs and symptoms ...

Lymphoma - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/lymphoma/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20352642

May 5th, 2022 - Diagnosis Lymphoma FAQs Hematologist Stephen Ansell, M.D., answers the most frequently asked questions about lymphoma. Show transcript for video Lymphoma FAQs Well, many times we don't actually know. We do know what exactly happens in the cells. We can see that the cells undergo a genetic change. And as they do that, they may grow quicker than they should, and they may persist and not die off l...

Marfan syndrome - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/marfan-syndrome/symptoms-causes/syc-20350782?utm_campaign=Knowledge-panel&utm_content=Marfan-syndrome&utm_medium=abstract&utm_source=Google

May 5th, 2022 - Overview Marfan syndrome is an inherited disorder that affects connective tissue — the fibers that support and anchor your organs and other structures in your body. Marfan syndrome most commonly affects the heart, eyes, blood vessels and skeleton. People with Marfan syndrome are usually tall and thin with unusually long arms, legs, fingers and toes. The damage caused by Marfan syndrome can be m...

Lymphoma - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/lymphoma/symptoms-causes/syc-20352638?utm_campaign=Knowledge-panel&utm_content=Lymphoma&utm_medium=abstract&utm_source=Google

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 ...

Thoracic aortic aneurysm - Thoracic aortic aneurysm care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/thoracic-aortic-aneurysm/thoracic-aortic-aneurysm-care-at-mayo-clinic/ovc-20124749

May 5th, 2022 - ic aortic aneurysm care at Mayo Clinic By Mayo Clinic Staff Print Your Mayo Clinic care team A team at Mayo Clinic A team of health care providers work together at Mayo Clinic. Mayo Clinic doctors trained in blood vessel conditions (vascular specialists), blood vessel surgery (vascular surgeons), heart and blood vessel surgery (cardiovascular surgeons), chest surgery (thoracic surgeons), heart ...

Marfan syndrome - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/marfan-syndrome/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20350791

May 5th, 2022 - Marfan syndrome care at Mayo Clinic Marfan syndrome: The importance of diagnosis and treatment Your Mayo Clinic care team The Marfan Syndrome and Thoracic Aorta Clinic at Mayo Clinic's campus in Minnesota offers an experienced, integrated team of specialists that provide care for people of all ages with Marfan syndrome. There is a care team for children and another for adults. Experienced staff...

Hip fracture - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hip-fracture/symptoms-causes/syc-20373468

May 5th, 2022 - Overview A hip fracture is a serious injury, with complications that can be life-threatening. The risk of hip fracture rises with age. Risk increases because bones tend to weaken with age (osteoporosis). Multiple medications, poor vision and balance problems also make older people more likely to fall — one of the most common causes of hip fracture. A hip fracture almost always requires surgical...

Lymphoma - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/lymphoma/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20352645

May 5th, 2022 - Lymphoma care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Mayo Clinic specialists provide expert, personalized care to people with lymphoma, including very rare types of the disease. Your care team might include: Hematologists Pathologists Radiation oncologists Radiologists Bone marrow transplant specialists Surgeons Dematologists If you have other health conditions that could be affected by canc...

Marfan syndrome - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/marfan-syndrome/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20350787

May 5th, 2022 - Diagnosis Marfan syndrome can be challenging for doctors to diagnose because many connective tissue disorders have similar signs and symptoms. Even among members of the same family, the signs and symptoms of Marfan syndrome vary widely — both in their features and in their severity. Certain combinations of symptoms and family history must be present to confirm a diagnosis of Marfan syndrome. In...

Ebstein anomaly - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/ebsteins-anomaly/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20352132

May 5th, 2022 - Diagnosis If you or your child doesn't have signs or symptoms of heart trouble, the doctor might suspect a problem only after hearing abnormal heart sounds during a routine physical exam. Abnormal heart sounds, such as a heart murmur, aren't usually cause for concern. However, your doctor or your child's doctor will likely refer you to a doctor who specializes in treating heart conditions (card...

Lymphoma - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/lymphoma/symptoms-causes/syc-20352638

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 ...

Brugada syndrome - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/brugada-syndrome/symptoms-causes/syc-20370489

May 5th, 2022 - Overview Brugada (brew-GAH-dah) syndrome is a rare but potentially life-threatening heart rhythm condition (arrhythmia) that is sometimes inherited. People with Brugada syndrome have an increased risk of irregular heart rhythms beginning in the lower chambers of the heart (ventricles). Treatment of Brugada syndrome includes preventive measures such as reducing fever and avoiding medications tha...

Marfan syndrome - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/marfan-syndrome/symptoms-causes/syc-20350782

May 5th, 2022 - Overview Marfan syndrome is an inherited disorder that affects connective tissue — the fibers that support and anchor your organs and other structures in your body. Marfan syndrome most commonly affects the heart, eyes, blood vessels and skeleton. People with Marfan syndrome are usually tall and thin with unusually long arms, legs, fingers and toes. The damage caused by Marfan syndrome can be m...

Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infection - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/h-pylori/symptoms-causes/syc-20356171?fbclid=IwAR2sMQsttGHHSOe6MvIXMJ4zEXVKOJg6XTdbebo1-zRFDpyK_2bfv3OXGLI

May 5th, 2022 - Overview Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infection occurs when H. pylori bacteria infect your stomach. This usually happens during childhood. A common cause of stomach ulcers (peptic ulcers), H. pylori infection may be present in more than half the people in the world. Most people don't realize they have H. pylori infection because they never get sick from it. If you develop signs and symptoms ...

Lymphoma - Outcomes & ratings - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/lymphoma/outcomes/gnc-20527877

May 5th, 2022 - es & ratings By Mayo Clinic Staff Request an Appointment at Mayo Clinic Care at Mayo Clinic May 05, 2022 Share on: FacebookTwitter Show references Lymphoma — Hodgkin. Cancer.net. https://www.cancer.net/cancer-types/lymphoma-hodgkin/view-all. Accessed Sept. 1, 2019. Lymphoma — Non-Hodgkin. Cancer.net. https://www.cancer.net/cancer-types/lymphoma-non-hodgkin/view-all. Accessed Sept. 1, 2019. Adul...

Ebstein anomaly - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
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May 5th, 2022 - Ebstein anomaly care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Related information Ebstein Anomaly — Mayo Clinic on Facebook Mayo doctors trained in pediatric cardiology, adult congenital heart disease, congenital cardiovascular surgery and other areas work together in the Center for Congenital Heart Disease at the Mayo Clinic campus in Minnesota to treat adults and children with Ebstein anomal...

Tinea versicolor - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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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
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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 ...

Scoliosis - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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May 4th, 2022 - Diagnosis The doctor will initially take a detailed medical history and may ask questions about recent growth. During the physical exam, your doctor may have your child stand and then bend forward from the waist, with arms hanging loosely, to see if one side of the rib cage is more prominent than the other. Your doctor may also perform a neurological exam to check for: Muscle weakness Numbness ...

Dilated cardiomyopathy - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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May 4th, 2022 - Diagnosis To diagnose dilated cardiomyopathy, your health care provider will do a physical exam and asks questions about your personal and family medical history. The provider will use a device called a stethoscope to listen to your heart and lungs. You may be referred to a doctor specializing in heart disease (cardiologist). Tests Tests to diagnose dilated cardiomyopathy include: Echocardiogra...

Essential tremor - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
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May 4th, 2022 - Essential tremor care at Mayo Clinic Doctors at Mayo Clinic are experts at diagnosing and treating essential tremor. They will work with your primary doctor to help coordinate your treatment and may offer you deep brain stimulation if your tremor is severe. Your Mayo Clinic care team Experience Mayo Clinic doctors trained in brain and nervous system conditions (neurologists) treat more than 2,5...

Bell's palsy - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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May 4th, 2022 - Overview Bell's palsy is a condition that causes sudden weakness in the muscles on one side of the face. In most cases, the weakness is temporary and significantly improves over weeks. The weakness makes half of the face appear to droop. Smiles are one-sided, and the eye on the affected side resists closing. Bell's palsy is also known as acute peripheral facial palsy of unknown cause. It can oc...

Scoliosis - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
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May 4th, 2022 - Scoliosis care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Pediatric specialists work together to provide the best care for each child who has scoliosis. Mayo Clinic fosters a unique practice environment where doctors and nurses collaborate to safely innovate and to develop the best treatment plans for children with spine conditions. Orthotic specialists are involved in making braces, while physi...

Dilated cardiomyopathy - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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May 4th, 2022 - Overview Dilated cardiomyopathy Open pop-up dialog box Close Dilated cardiomyopathy Dilated cardiomyopathy Dilated cardiomyopathy causes the chambers of the heart to grow larger. Untreated, dilated cardiomyopathy can lead to heart failure. Dilated cardiomyopathy is a type of heart muscle disease that causes the heart chambers (ventricles) to thin and stretch, growing larger. It typically starts...

Essential tremor - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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May 4th, 2022 - Overview Essential tremor is a nervous system (neurological) disorder that causes involuntary and rhythmic shaking. It can affect almost any part of your body, but the trembling occurs most often in your hands — especially when you do simple tasks, such as drinking from a glass or tying shoelaces. Essential tremor is usually not a dangerous condition, but it typically worsens over time and can ...

Hypoglycemia - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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May 4th, 2022 - Diagnosis If you have hypoglycemia symptoms, your health care provider will likely conduct a physical exam and review your medical history. If you use insulin or another diabetes medication to lower your blood sugar, and you have signs and symptoms of hypoglycemia, test your blood sugar levels with a blood glucose meter. If the result shows low blood sugar (under 70 mg/dL), treat according to y...

Hypoglycemia - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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May 4th, 2022 - Overview Hypoglycemia is a condition in which your blood sugar (glucose) level is lower than the standard range. Glucose is your body's main energy source. Hypoglycemia is often related to diabetes treatment. But other drugs and a variety of conditions — many rare — can cause low blood sugar in people who don't have diabetes. Hypoglycemia needs immediate treatment. For many people, a fasting bl...

Scoliosis - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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May 4th, 2022 - Overview Scoliosis Open pop-up dialog box Close Scoliosis Scoliosis Viewed from the side, the normal spine takes the form of an elongated S, the upper back bowing outward and the lower back curving slightly inward. Viewed from behind though, the spine should appear as a straight line from the base of the neck to the tailbone. Scoliosis is a sideways curvature of the spine. Scoliosis is a sidewa...

Vitiligo - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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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...

Enlarged heart - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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May 4th, 2022 - Overview Enlarged heart, in heart failure Open pop-up dialog box Close Enlarged heart, in heart failure Enlarged heart, in heart failure As the heart weakens, as it can in heart failure, it begins to enlarge, forcing your heart to work harder to pump blood on to the rest of your body. An enlarged heart (cardiomegaly) isn't a disease, but rather a sign of another condition. The term "cardiomegal...

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....

Tinea versicolor - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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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...

Essential tremor - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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May 4th, 2022 - Diagnosis Diagnosing essential tremor involves reviewing your medical history, family history and symptoms and conducting a physical examination. There are no medical tests to diagnose essential tremor. Diagnosing it is often a matter of ruling out other conditions that could be causing your symptoms. To do this, your health care provider may suggest the following tests: Neurological examinatio...

Enlarged heart - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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May 4th, 2022 - Diagnosis To diagnose an enlarged heart, a health care provider will usually do a physical exam and ask questions about your symptoms and medical history. Tests that may be done to help diagnose an enlarged heart (cardiomyopathy) and its cause include: Blood tests. Blood tests may help confirm or rule out conditions that can cause heart enlargement. If an enlarged heart occurs with chest pain o...

Bell's palsy - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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May 4th, 2022 - Overview Bell's palsy is a condition that causes sudden weakness in the muscles on one side of the face. In most cases, the weakness is temporary and significantly improves over weeks. The weakness makes half of the face appear to droop. Smiles are one-sided, and the eye on the affected side resists closing. Bell's palsy is also known as acute peripheral facial palsy of unknown cause. It can oc...

Congenital heart defects in children - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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May 3rd, 2022 - Diagnosis Congenital heart defects FAQs Pediatric cardiologist Jonathan Johnson, M.D., answers the most frequently asked questions about congenital heart defects in children. Show transcript for video Congenital heart defects FAQs Some very minor forms of congenital heart disease, like very small holes in the heart or very mild stenosis of different heart valves may just need to be followed eve...

Renal artery stenosis - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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May 3rd, 2022 - Overview Renal artery stenosis Open pop-up dialog box Close Renal artery stenosis Renal artery stenosis In renal artery stenosis, one or both of the arteries leading to the kidneys becomes narrowed, preventing adequate blood flow to the kidneys. Renal artery stenosis is the narrowing of one or more arteries that carry blood to your kidneys (renal arteries). Narrowing of the arteries prevents en...

Occupational asthma - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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May 3rd, 2022 - Overview Asthma is a condition in which your airways narrow and swell and may produce extra mucus. Occupational asthma is a type of asthma. It occurs when you breathe in chemical fumes, gases, dust or other substances on the job. When that happens, it causes an allergic or immunological response. Like other types of asthma, occupational asthma can cause chest tightness, wheezing and shortness o...

Rett syndrome - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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May 3rd, 2022 - Diagnosis Diagnosing Rett syndrome involves careful observation of your child's growth and development and answering questions about medical and family history. The diagnosis is usually considered when slowing of head growth is noticed or loss of skills or developmental milestones occurs. For a diagnosis of Rett syndrome, other conditions with similar symptoms must be ruled out. Evaluating othe...

Overactive bladder - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
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May 3rd, 2022 - Overactive bladder care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Mayo Clinic has doctors who specialize in overactive bladder; they have extra training in bladder and urinary function and, in many cases, see only people with overactive bladder. As a result, they have extensive expertise in treating overactive bladder, including fixing failed treatments done elsewhere. Advanced diagnosis and tr...

Teen depression - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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May 3rd, 2022 - Diagnosis When teen depression is suspected, the doctor will typically do these exams and tests. Physical exam. The doctor may do a physical exam and ask in-depth questions about your teenager's health to determine what may be causing depression. In some cases, depression may be linked to an underlying physical health problem. Lab tests. For example, your teen's doctor may do a blood test calle...

Renal artery stenosis - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
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May 3rd, 2022 - Renal artery stenosis care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Mayo Clinic doctors trained in kidney diseases and high blood pressure (nephrology and hypertension), vascular medicine, diagnostic and therapeutic (interventional) radiology, and heart and blood vessel diseases (cardiovascular medicine) work together to evaluate and treat people with renal artery stenosis. Each year, more tha...

Double-outlet right ventricle - Overview - Mayo Clinic
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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...

Total anomalous pulmonary venous return (TAPVR) - Overview - Mayo Clinic
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May 3rd, 2022 - Total anomalous pulmonary venous return (TAPVR) Total anomalous pulmonary venous return Open pop-up dialog box Close Total anomalous pulmonary venous return Total anomalous pulmonary venous return In total anomalous pulmonary venous return (TAPVR), the pulmonary veins incorrectly send blood to the heart's upper right chamber (atrium). In a normal heart (shown on the left), oxygen-rich blood flo...

Congenital heart defects in children - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/congenital-heart-defects-children/symptoms-causes/syc-20350074

May 3rd, 2022 - Overview A congenital heart defect is a problem with the structure of the heart that a child is born with. Some congenital heart defects in children are simple and don't need treatment. Other congenital heart defects in children are more complex and may require several surgeries performed over a period of several years. Learning about your child's congenital heart defect can help you understand...

Overactive bladder - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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May 3rd, 2022 - Diagnosis If you have unusual urges to urinate, your health care provider will check to make sure that you don't have an infection or blood in your urine. Your provider may also want to make sure that you're emptying your bladder completely when you urinate. Your provider will look for clues that might also indicate contributing factors. Your appointment will likely include a: Medical history P...

Teen depression - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
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May 3rd, 2022 - Care at Mayo Clinic for teen depression Your Mayo Clinic care team At Mayo Clinic's campus in Minnesota, pediatric psychiatrists and psychologists offer inpatient and outpatient treatment for children and teens with depression. A team of mental health professionals will work with you and your teen to set goals, develop a customized plan based on needs, and monitor progress. You'll learn how to ...

Congenital heart defects in children - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/congenital-heart-defects-children/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20350083

May 3rd, 2022 - Congenital heart defects in children care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Mayo Clinic doctors trained in treating children with heart conditions (pediatric cardiologists), doctors trained in heart disease (cardiologists) and doctors trained in heart surgery (cardiovascular surgeons) work together as a team to treat people with congenital heart diseases. Having all this expertise in a ...

Teen depression - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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May 3rd, 2022 - Overview Teen depression is a serious mental health problem that causes a persistent feeling of sadness and loss of interest in activities. It affects how your teenager thinks, feels and behaves, and it can cause emotional, functional and physical problems. Although depression can occur at any time in life, symptoms may be different between teens and adults. Issues such as peer pressure, academ...

Vascular rings - Overview - Mayo Clinic
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May 3rd, 2022 - Vascular rings Normal heart and heart with vascular ring Open pop-up dialog box Close Normal heart and heart with vascular ring Normal heart and heart with vascular ring A vascular ring is a malformation of the aortic arch anatomy, where vessels partly or completely encircle the trachea and esophagus. A normal heart with a normal aortic arch is shown on the left. An example of a vascular ring —...

Occupational asthma - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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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...

Rett syndrome - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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May 3rd, 2022 - Overview Rett syndrome is a rare genetic neurological and developmental disorder that affects the way the brain develops. This disorder causes a progressive loss of motor skills and language. Rett syndrome primarily affects females. Most babies with Rett syndrome seem to develop as expected for the first six months of life. These babies then lose skills they previously had — such as the ability...

Overactive bladder - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
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May 3rd, 2022 - Overview Overactive bladder, also called OAB, causes a frequent and sudden urge to urinate that may be difficult to control. You may feel like you need to pass urine many times during the day and night, and may also experience unintentional loss of urine (urgency incontinence). If you have an overactive bladder, you may feel embarrassed, isolate yourself, or limit your work and social life. The...

Renal artery stenosis - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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May 3rd, 2022 - Diagnosis For diagnosis of renal artery stenosis, your health care provider may start with: A physical exam that includes your provider listening through a stethoscope over the kidney areas for sounds that may mean the artery to your kidney is narrowed A review of your medical history Blood and urine tests to check your kidney function Blood and urine tests to measure the levels of hormones tha...

Lichen Planus: What It Is, Causes,
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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,
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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, ...