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What is burtsitis?

What is burtsitis?

Bursitis: An inflammatory condition involving an anatomic structure known medically as a "bursa." bursa's are basically the body holding tanks for synovial, or joint fluid. Due to a variety of causes, any bursa or tendon can become inflamed. Most like causes are overuse, trauma to the involved joint, or osteoarthritis. Treatment usually involves a oral course of an nsaia, or injection of a cortisone ...Read more

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Bursitis (Definition)

Inflammation of the bursa, a fluid-filled sac that acts as a cushion between ...Read more


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What is reiters?

What is  reiters?

Reactive arthritis: Reiter's arthritis or arthropathy is a form of inflammatory arthritis that will affect the hands, feet, si joints, and other joints. It can be part of reiter's syndrome which includes conjunctivitis or uveitis and urerthritis. It usually occurs in the 20-40 year old range and in men. Note that the name reiter's arthritis is losing favor to the now accepted term "reactive arthritis". ...Read more

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What is psorsiasis?

What is psorsiasis?

Multiple: This is considered an autoimmune disorder leading to various combinations of skin , joint, nail involvement. In the more serious cases, joint destruction may occur if left untreated. Fortunately there are several very effective treatments for this condition today. ...Read more

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What is vagititis?

What is vagititis?

Inflammation: It is inflammation from chem exposure or infective in nature, often fungal following antibiotic therapy in women. It needs a diagnosis from ur gyn as the treatments are differebt. ...Read more

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What is inflammation? 

What is inflammation? 

Response of body: Inflammation is the response of body to many insults, e.g., infection, chemical injury, radiation, trauma, tissue necrosis. Acute inflammation has pain, redness, swelling, warmth and loss of function. ...Read more

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What is utheritis and cause?

What is utheritis and cause?

Urethritis: I hope you meant urethritis. Urethritis is the inflammation of the urethra - a tube that drains the bladder outside. The main portion of the urethra in males lies within the penis. An inflammation of the urethra is urethritis. The most common cause of urethritis is infection such as std. ...Read more

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What is luppus?

What is luppus?

Autoimmune disease: When the body is working normally, the body’s immune system kills germs and “bad” cells that could turn into cancer. Sometimes, instead of killing only bad cells, something goes wrong and the immune system starts to attack healthy cells. That is called an autoimmune response. It is what happens in lupus. In other words, if you have lupus, your body is attacking itself. ...Read more

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What is eczema?

What is eczema?

Good article about: Atopic dermatitis http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/eczema/ds00986 associated with asthma and allergies also. ...Read more

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What is crohns?

What is crohns?

Crohn's: Crohn's disease is a significant inflammatory condition which can involve portions or all of the GI tract.Frequent symptoms are abdominal pain, weight loss, diarrhea, bleeding.Treatment varies with the severity of the disease. ...Read more

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What is rheumatism?

What is rheumatism?

Outdated term: We no longer use the term rheumatism as it previously referred to multiple conditions that affected joints, ligaments, tendons, muscles, and even nerves. In some cases, it meant rheumatoid arthritis. ...Read more

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What is polychondritis?

What is polychondritis?

Cartilage inflammation: It is a general inflammation of cartilage disorder. Poly means many and chondritis means cartilage inflammation. Cartllage imflammation is in various areas in the body. The cartilage becomes inflamed and it is inflamed due to an auto immune attack against the cartilage. Certain areas are susceptible especially ears and trachea. Joint pain occurs because of inflammation of cartilage in the joints. ...Read more

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What is funiculitis? What is the treatment?

What is funiculitis? What is the treatment?

Here are some...: Since funiculitis merely denotes the inflammation of a cordlike structure, which can be spermatic cord, umbilical cord, or nerve roots, would you please specify the site, features including its onset, duration, progress, evolution, etc. so to deduce right diagnosis for right treatment? How to do these correctly? Follow instructions in http://www.formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html. Best wish... ...Read more

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What is polyradiculoneuropathy? What causes it?

What is polyradiculoneuropathy? What causes it?

Terminology: Best used as part of a diagnosis of either acute or chronic auto-immune neuropathy, such as Guillain-Barre or CIDP, both usually causing diffuse weakness, affecting nerve roots emanating from spinal canal and their peripheral innervations. So, full term for CIDP is chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy. ...Read more

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What is kerion?

What is kerion?

Fungus: Kerion areas are caused by a fungus, similar to the fungus that causes ringworm. ...Read more

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What is pearitis?

What is pearitis?

Nothing yet...: There's an online wikialpha page about "pearitis", that starts with "this article is a joke. Its content is not intended to be taken seriously; it is kept because it is considered humorous." it's probably a word that kids are talking about at school. ...Read more

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What is rosasea?

What is rosasea?

ROSACEA: Rosacea is a rash on the face that looks like you are blushing. Rarely, it can affect the eyes. Sun and alcoholic beverages make it worse, so do many foods. Treatment usually consists of taking an oral antibiotic and applying a prescription cream or lotion (metrogel or metrolotion) to the face twice daily. Nerves will make it worse. ...Read more

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What is vesiculitis?

What is vesiculitis?

Here are some...: Vesiculitis denotes the occurrence of inflammation of seminal vesicles which may be caused by bacterial infection or unknown cause, is a rare diagnosis which is probably deduced from clinical suspicion, suspicion on digital rectal exam, and / or imaging studies such ultrasound or CT or MRI. Ask the treating doc for individual details timely. ...Read more

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What is funiculitis?

What is funiculitis?

Inflamed sperm. cord: Funiculitis is inflammation of the spermatic cord, which contains the blood supply to the testis and the vas deferens. This condition can be revealed by physical examination and ultrasound findings. Typical findings on ultrasound include a thickened spermatic cord that is echogenic, with increased blood flow. This may be accompanied by a reactive hydrocele. ...Read more

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What is vértigo.

What is vértigo.

Spinning: Sensation that you or thongs around you are spinning. ...Read more