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Pancreatitis symptoms
Pancreatitis - Causes and Symptoms Pancreatitis is the term used to describe inflammation of the pancreas. When inflammation of the pancreas occurs suddenly, i.e., sharply, we are facing an acute pancreatitis.
Gastrointestinal   Article saved: 11 March 2014
Parkinson`s disease symptoms
Parkinson’s Disease - Symptoms, Causes and Treatment Parkinson's disease is a disease of the central nervous system that affects the brain's ability to control our movements. The disease is named after Dr. James Parkinson, the first doctor to describe it.
Neurology   Article saved: 11 June 2018
Paronychia - Inflamed Nail The paronychia, called popularly felon or whitlow, is an inflammation of the skin around the nail, usually of bacterial origin, which comes after injuries in this region. Paronychia can be acute, lasting a few days, or chronic, lasting for several weeks.
Bacterial infections   Article saved: 25 November 2016
Pericarditis Acute - Symptoms and Treatment The pericardium is a thin membrane-shaped sac that surrounds the heart and separates it from the other anatomical structures around them. Acute pericarditis is the name given to the inflammation of the pericardium, which may be caused by several situations, including drugs, trauma, stroke, cancer, kidney failure and infections, especially viral origin.
Heart diseases   Article saved: 22 December 2014
Pertussis - Symptoms, Treatment and Vaccine In the last two decades the incidence of pertussis has increased worldwide, including Europe and the USA.
Bacterial infections   Article saved: 11 November 2013
Positive and negative pregnancy test
Pharmacy Pregnancy Test The pregnancy test of pharmacy, also known as homemade pregnancy test, has been on the market since the 1970s and has become increasingly reliable for the diagnosis of pregnancy.
Pregnancy   Article saved: 10 July 2017
Phimosis and paraphimosis
Phimosis and Paraphimosis Phimosis is a condition when the foreskin cannot be fully retracted over the glans penis.
Sexual Health   Article saved: 02 December 2013
Pilonidal cyst
Pilonidal Cyst - Causes, Symptoms and Surgery The pilonidal cyst, also called a pilonidal abscess, is an injury that usually occurs in the upper part of the fold that divides the buttocks just above the anus.
Skin diseases   Article saved: 09 June 2017
Pityriasis Rosea
Pityriasis Rosea - Symptoms and Treatment Pityriasis rosea is a relatively common skin rash that causes a rash characterized by reddish or pink patches that cause intense itching. Their causes are not fully understood but it is believed that the disease has a viral origin.
Skin diseases   Article saved: 05 December 2014
Plantar fasciitis
Plantar Fasciitis - Pain in the Foot The plantar fasciitis is one of the most common causes of heel pain or soles, being caused by inflammation of the plantar fascia, a kind of ligament located on the sole of the foot.
Pain   Article saved: 19 March 2013
Excess skin after weight loss
Plastic Surgery After Weight Loss Obesity is a pandemic, reaching millions of people worldwide. To combat it, in the last decades a great amount of treatments was proposed, varying from preventive measures - like physical activity and hypocaloric diets - passing through medications that interfere in the metabolism of sugars and fats, until bariatric surgery.
Weight Loss   Article saved: 12 February 2018
Pleural effusion
Pleural Effusion - Symptoms, Causes and Treatment Pleural effusion, popularly known as water in the pleura or water in the lung, is the name given to the abnormal accumulation of fluid in the pleura, a thin membrane surrounding the lung.
Lungs diseases   Article saved: 23 April 2018

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