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Cardiogenic Shock: Risk Factors, C
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May 1st, 2022 - Overview What is cardiogenic shock? Cardiogenic shock is a serious condition that happens when your heart can’t supply enough oxygen-rich blood to your body to meet its needs. It can be fatal when a lack of oxygen causes your organs to fail. This condition is an emergency situation that requires immediate treatment in a hospital. Cardiogenic shock is most often caused by a heart attack or heart...

Premature ventricular contractions (PVCs) - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/premature-ventricular-contractions/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20376762

Apr 30th, 2022 - Diagnosis To diagnose premature ventricular contractions (PVCs), a health care provider will typically listen to your heart with a stethoscope. You may be asked questions about your lifestyle habits and medical history. Tests are done to confirm a diagnosis of premature ventricular contractions. Tests An electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG) can detect the extra beats and identify the pattern and sour...

Rectal cancer - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/rectal-cancer/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20352889

Apr 30th, 2022 - Diagnosis Tests to diagnose rectal cancer Colonoscopy Open pop-up dialog box Close Colonoscopy Colonoscopy During a colonoscopy, the doctor inserts a colonoscope into your rectum to check for abnormalities in your entire colon. Rectal cancer can be found during a screening test for colorectal cancer. Or it may be suspected based on your symptoms. Tests and procedures used to confirm the diagnos...

Anterior vaginal prolapse (cystocele) - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/cystocele/symptoms-causes/syc-20369452

Apr 30th, 2022 - Overview Anterior prolapse (cystocele) Open pop-up dialog box Close Anterior prolapse (cystocele) Anterior prolapse (cystocele) A dropped or prolapsed bladder (cystocele) occurs when the bladder bulges into the vaginal space. It results when the muscles and tissues that support the bladder give way. Anterior vaginal prolapse, also known as a cystocele (SIS-toe-seel) or a prolapsed bladder, is w...

Stevens-Johnson syndrome - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/stevens-johnson-syndrome/symptoms-causes/syc-20355936

Apr 30th, 2022 - Overview Stevens-Johnson syndrome Open pop-up dialog box Close Stevens-Johnson syndrome Stevens-Johnson syndrome Stevens-Johnson syndrome is a serious adverse reaction of the skin and mucous membranes. Signs and symptoms include blisters, rash and skin pain. Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS) is a rare, serious disorder of the skin and mucous membranes. It's usually a reaction to medication that st...

Sick sinus syndrome - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/sick-sinus-syndrome/symptoms-causes/syc-20377554

Apr 30th, 2022 - Overview Sick sinus syndrome is a type of heart rhythm disorder. It affects the heart's natural pacemaker (sinus node), which controls the heartbeat. Sick sinus syndrome causes slow heartbeats, pauses (long periods between heartbeats) or irregular heartbeats (arrhythmias). Sick sinus syndrome is relatively uncommon. The risk of developing it increases with age. Many people with sick sinus syndr...

Anterior vaginal prolapse (cystocele) - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/cystocele/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20369463

Apr 30th, 2022 - Anterior prolapse care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Gynecologists, urologists and urogynecologists at Mayo Clinic work together to provide expert care for women of all ages who have problems of the pelvic floor. Many of the urologists across all Mayo Clinic campuses have advanced training and subspecialty certification in female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery from the A...

WPW syndrome: Rare cause of sudden cardiac death in children - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/wolff-parkinson-white-syndrome/symptoms-causes/syc-20354626

Apr 30th, 2022 - Overview Wolff-Parkinson-White (WPW) syndrome Open pop-up dialog box Close Wolff-Parkinson-White (WPW) syndrome Wolff-Parkinson-White (WPW) syndrome In Wolff-Parkinson-White (WPW) syndrome, an extra electrical pathway between your heart's upper chambers and lower chambers causes a rapid heartbeat. In Wolff-Parkinson-White (WPW) syndrome, an extra signaling pathway between the heart's upper and ...

Heart arrhythmia - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/heart-arrhythmia/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20350674

Apr 30th, 2022 - Diagnosis To diagnose a heart arrhythmia, the doctor will usually do a physical exam and ask questions about your medical history and symptoms. Tests may be done to confirm an irregular heartbeat and look for conditions that can cause arrhythmias, such as heart disease or thyroid disease. Tests to diagnose heart arrhythmias may include: Electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG). During an ECG, sensors (el...

Heart arrhythmia - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/heart-arrhythmia/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20350678

Apr 30th, 2022 - Heart arrhythmia care at Mayo Clinic Mayo Clinic doctors trained in heart and blood vessel conditions (cardiologists), heart rhythm conditions (electrophysiologists), heart and blood vessel surgery (cardiovascular surgeons), and other areas collaborate as a multidisciplinary team to provide the most appropriate care for people with arrhythmia and other heart conditions. One-stop care. A detaile...

Bartholin's cyst - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/bartholin-cyst/symptoms-causes/syc-20369976

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
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/bartholin-cyst/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20369981

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 ...

Gaucher disease - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/gauchers-disease/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20355551

Apr 30th, 2022 - Diagnosis During a physical exam, your doctor will press on your or your child's abdomen to check the size of the spleen and liver. To determine if your child has Gaucher disease, the doctor will compare your child's height and weight to standardized growth charts. He or she might also recommend certain lab tests, imaging scans and genetic counseling. Lab tests Blood samples can be checked for ...

Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pelvic-inflammatory-disease/symptoms-causes/syc-20352594

Apr 30th, 2022 - Overview Pelvic inflammatory disease Open pop-up dialog box Close Pelvic inflammatory disease Pelvic inflammatory disease Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) is an infection of one or more of the upper reproductive organs, including the uterus, fallopian tubes and ovaries. Untreated PID can cause scar tissue and pockets of infected fluid (abscesses) to develop in the reproductive tract, which can...

Pleurisy - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pleurisy/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20351866

Apr 30th, 2022 - Diagnosis Your health care provider will likely start by asking about your medical history and doing a physical exam that includes listening to your chest with a stethoscope. To determine if you have pleurisy and identify the cause, your health care provider might recommend: Blood tests. A blood test might tell if you have an infection. Other blood tests might detect an autoimmune disorder, suc...

Supraventricular tachycardia - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/supraventricular-tachycardia/symptoms-causes/syc-20355243

Apr 30th, 2022 - Overview Supraventricular tachycardia (SVT) is as an irregularly fast or erratic heartbeat (arrhythmia) that affects the heart's upper chambers. SVT is also called paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia. The typical heart beats about 60 to 100 times a minute. A heart rate of more than 100 beats a minute is called a tachycardia (tak-ih-KAHR-dee-uh). During an episode of SVT, the heart beats abo...

Rectal cancer - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/rectal-cancer/symptoms-causes/syc-20352884

Apr 30th, 2022 - Overview Rectal cancer Open pop-up dialog box Close Rectal cancer Rectal cancer The rectum is the last several inches of the large intestine. Rectal cancer starts in the lining of the rectum (rectal mucosa). Rectal cancer is cancer that begins in the rectum. The rectum is the last several inches of the large intestine. It starts at the end of the final segment of your colon and ends when it rea...

WPW syndrome: Rare cause of sudden cardiac death in children - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/wolff-parkinson-white-syndrome/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20354630

Apr 30th, 2022 - Diagnosis If you have a fast heartbeat, your health care provider will likely recommend tests to check for WPW syndrome, such as: Electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG). This quick and painless test measures the electrical activity of the heart. Sticky patches (electrodes) are placed on the chest and sometimes the arms and legs. Wires connect the electrodes to a computer, which displays the test result...

Pericarditis - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pericarditis/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20352517

Apr 30th, 2022 - Pericarditis care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Mayo Clinic doctors trained in heart disease (cardiologists) and doctors trained in heart surgery (cardiovascular surgeons) evaluate and treat people with pericarditis. Your care team may also include imaging specialists (radiologists) and doctors trained in cardiac catheterization and a wide range of other specialties. Collaborative c...

Stevens-Johnson syndrome - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/stevens-johnson-syndrome/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20355942

Apr 30th, 2022 - Diagnosis Tests and procedures used to diagnose Stevens-Johnson syndrome include: A review of your medical history and a physical exam. Health care providers often can identify Stevens-Johnson syndrome based on your medical history, including a review of your current and recently stopped medications, and a physical exam. Skin biopsy. To confirm the diagnosis, and rule out other possible causes,...