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List Of Leg Diseases
Need more space...: This is not a practical forum for this curious question--you probably better off googling it. But to name a few: coronary artery disease, hypertensive hd, valvular hd, cardiomyopathies (dilated, hypertrophic, tachycardic types), endocarditis, atrial fibrillation, flutter, wolf-parkinson-white syndrome, r or l bundle branch block, pvcs, pat, 1st/sec/3rd heart block, heart failure..Have fun learning. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Risk factors: Atherosclerosis (hardening of the arteries) occurs when the walls of blood vessels thicken due to deposits of fat and plaque. This narrowing or blockage of the arteries causes heart disease. The risk factors for heart disease include smoking, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, obesity, physical inactivity, and diabetes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Many effects: Lyme disease is often called the great imitator, as it can imitate most any disease. Borrelia bacteria can infect the nervous system and thus cause anxiety, depression and even psychosis.Even if it does not infect the brain, the fatigue & pain of lyme can cause great emotional distress & many lyme patients feel isolated & unsupported. See www.Lymeinfo.Net/neuropsych.Html for much more information. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Following: Cystic disease: polycystic or multi cystic. Infectious: pyelonephritis, abscess. Hydronephrosis. Stone disease: solitary, multiple or nephrolcalcinosis. Nephrotic syndrome. Glomerulonephritis various types. Kidney malignancies/cancers, wilms in kids, adenocarcinoma, transitional cell cancer etc. Benign tumors: oncocytoma, hamartoma (tuberous sclerosis}, renal artery stenosis . Trauma: rupture etc. ...Read more
Can you please list the common causes of kidney diseases. What are good forms of prevention and cures?
CKD: This would need a long answer. I have a more thorough article targeted at patients here: http://www.Kidneydoctorbradenton.Org/2013/04/what-is-chronic-kidney-disease-or-ckd.Html http://www.Kidneydoctorbradenton.Org/2013/03/who-needs-to-be-tested-for-kidney.Html. ...Read more
Many: There are so very many causes of neuropathy that space here would simply not allow. However, the most common causes besides diabetes would include alcoholism, toxicity (seen in patients who have been exposed to heavy metals or chemotherapeutic agents and radiation), nutritional deficiencies, genetic, compression, certain arthridites and many more. Some are never sourced and are called idiopathic. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Similar symptoms and symptoms of related diseases of liver disease (including Liver disease) Can you list them for me??? Thank you!!!!!!!!!!!!
Can someone assist me in locating or compiling a comprehensive list of all the classifications of pain. Ie (neuropathic, musculoskeletal & ect)?
Pain: In pain management, rao is considered the bible. This well-written without seeming like an encyclopedia. There are also some very excellent books which are published by asipp, although those books can only be obtained on asipps website. Rao's book can be ordered on amazon. Medtronic also has a good listing of pains that are purely neuropathic purely somatic and pains which overlap. ...Read more
Causes of chronic non-specific inflammation in duodenum other than celiac disease in INDIA ?? please tell about every other possible causes.
Few ways.: Crohn's is an inflammatory disease that releases inflammtory mediators into the blood stream. There may be some small component of edema from that. Secondly it is also associated with an arthritis that can cause local joint edema and an increase in distal lymphatic pressure. Thirdly there may be protein / malabsorption losses which can increase edema. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See details: There are too many to even begins to list. Have the leg examined as a first step. ...Read more
My whole left leg hurts. Sometimes it is unbearable, but most of the times it is just a little bit pain. Is this a known disorder?
Sounds like: It is nerve pain originating from your low back. Any injuries? If there is any weakness of the muscles, you need to see a doctor because you might need nerve decompression. Is there any swelling? If so, it could be thrombophletis, a potentially dangerous condition. Can't tell for sure, but if it is just pain with no other symptoms, you probably will get better on rest alone. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Many: There are many. Bone dysplasias, dwarfisms and nutritional deficiencies are all potential causes. In order to give you a more specific answer, i would need more info. Please consult an orthopaedist if you are concerned. ...Read more
What is the best perscription for the periformis syndrome disease.?What is something that makes me sure that I have this disease plus pain in leg.?
It depends: Piriformis syndrome is like sciatica. There is pain behind the hip in the buttocks, occasionally radiating into the lower leg. There is usually tenderness in the buttocks area along the piriformis muscle belly where it crosses the sciatic nerve. Treatment includes stretching or local steroid injection. An MRI will show if the piriformis is the source of pain or whether its something else. ...Read more
Very long: State of the art procedures can cross lesions as long as 200mm ... That's 20cm and about 8 inches... Or even longer lesions. ...Read more
Nerve impingement: If a nerve is injured, it will have less ability to send an impulse to the muscles that it supplies. Such an injury or impingement can be do to an injury or influence from somewhere from the spine on down. It could also occur from injury/tightness of the muscle(s) themselves. ...Read more
Scratch: The greatest risk is a bacterial infection where the injury occurred . If the area is painful , tender to the touch, or has spreading redness , the area has signs if infection and should be treated by a physician. ...Read more
Variable: Sometime t Long term bur can restenose need regular follow up Doppler ...Read more
Black patches on one leg of 52 yr old man. What type of skin disorder is this? No pain or itchinh
This will: require dermatological evaluation to know.Get a more detailed answer ›
What actually causes whole leg pain during kidney related diseases? Sometimes its the only symptom and its very vague
Electrolyte imbalanc: The only thing i can think of is as above. This would b cn in severe disease usually. ...Read more
My cat has got fleas, they bite me 50 time, and I obverse 2 fleas on my leg... an I detect infections or diseases? What should I do? Thanks a lot
Collar the cat: The fleas put you at risk of various diseases. Commonly, you can develop a localized skin infection where you have been bitten. Also an allergic dermatitis because of the repeated bites can develop into a full blown allergy to the point of generalized allergy symptoms. Not common, but you risk potentially serious diseases, ricktessia and Bordetella.Tx cat/sanitize house,personal belongings. ...Read more
I have a wound between my right testical and leg. I don't believe is any disease. I just want to know what should I put or if I should buy a cream?
Depends on situation: Keeping clean with just soap & water once or more daily, keeping dry (bacteria cannot grow without water: all life is based on water & fat molecules to build membranes which organize the water into cells) at other times is most important. Topical antibiotic creams, e.g. Neosporin or generic triple-antiseptic, can help suppress bacteria & fungus in between washing with soap & water. ...Read more
Need info: Could you tell us more about your blood disorder please? ...Read more
RLS: Rls is not usually a symptom of other diseases although one may be anemic. ...Read more