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Inflammation Of The Hymen
Inflammation is the body's attempt at self-protection; the aim being to remove harmful stimuli, including damaged cells, irritants, or pathogens - and begin the healing process. Inflammation is part of the complex biological response of vascular tissues to harmful stimuli, such as pathogens, ...Read more
Many kinds: Information on the cause, diagnosis, symptoms and treatment of (ibd) inflammatory bowel disease. Ibd is a general term that covers two distinct disorders: ulcerative colitis (uc) and crohn's disease (cd). The symptoms of crohn are •frequent diarrhea •fever •fatigue •anemia •reduced appetite •weight loss. ...Read more
Cervix: The uterus is composed of the corpus (body) and the cervix (neck). The cervix extends into the vagina. ...Read more
Decreased vision: Retinal inflammation (retinitis) is usually painless, but can lead to severe vision loss. Some patients notice floaters and blind spots as well as a generalized decrease in vision. Any vision loss that does not resolve within a few hours should be seen by an eye doctor immediately. ...Read more
What is the bulging deposit that forms around the area of the break during the healing of a fractured bone?
Groin Sprain: A groin pull -- or groin strain -- results from putting too much stress on muscles in your groin and thigh. If these muscles are tensed too forcefully or too suddenly, they can get over-stretched or torn. http://www.webmd.com/fitness-exercise/groin-pull#1 ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Tunica vaginalis: Sac that lies around most of the testis. Hydroceles are collections of fluid forming within the tunica vaginalis. ...Read more
What can be the cause of a sudden sharp, knife-like pain inside the vagina on the whole length of the internal part (from start to end) of the vagina?
Viral: Autoimmune reaction or viral infection could be the cause. ...Read more
Could you tell me what is the function of hyaline cartilage rings in the walls of certain structures of the respiratory tract?
Structural support: Act as structural support to keep the bronchus open when creating negative pressure on inspiration, and stable on expiration with increase positive pressure. ...Read more