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Atopic dermatitis in cubital fossa
Atopic Dermatitis - Symptoms and Treatment Atopic dermatitis, also known as atopic eczema is a common skin problem in infants and children, but can also affect adults.
Skin diseases   Article saved: 26 April 2016
Human heart
Atrial Fibrillation - Symptoms, Causes and Treatment Atrial fibrillation is a very common cardiac arrhythmia that usually causes rapid, irregular heartbeat. Atrial fibrillation usually occurs in the elderly and with structural heart disease, such as valve disease, heart failure, or with cardiac electrical conduction disorders.
Heart diseases   Article saved: 13 November 2017
Back pain
Back Pain - Causes and Symptoms Most people who have back problems feel pains of various types. It is quite common for adults, but pain may often begin in adolescence.
Pain   Article saved: 23 October 2012
Bacterial vaginosis
Bacterial Vaginosis - Causes, Symptoms And Treatment Bacterial vaginosis is a vaginal infection caused by the abnormal proliferation of natural bacteria in the vagina, being the main cause of vaginal discharge in women of childbearing age. Vaginosis is related to the growth of several bacteria, especially one, called Gardnerella vaginalis, which can cause discharge with an unpleasant, fish-like odor.
Bacterial infections   Article saved: 25 January 2018
Escherichia coli
Bacterium Escherichia Coli (E.coli) Escherichia coli, also called E.coli, is a bacterium which normally lives in the intestines of mammals. All feces we eliminate daily contain trillions of bacteria like Escherichia coli.
Gastrointestinal   Article saved: 08 February 2014
Bakers cyst
Baker's Cyst - Popliteal Cyst The Baker's cyst, also known as popliteal cyst, is a small net bag that arises in the region behind the knee, called popliteal fossa.
Arthritis & rheumatism   Article saved: 11 May 2016
Baldness or Hair Loss - Causes and Treatment   (2 comments) Hair loss is also known as alopecia (or baldness), or medically speaking - androgenic alopecia. Alopecia means hair loss, and androgenic refers to the influence of male hormone in the process. I will explain later on.
Hair Loss   Article saved: 17 February 2012
Male and female condoms
Barrier Contraceptives - Prevent Pregnancy and STD There are currently over a dozen different contraceptive methods, many of them with good success rates in pregnancy prevention. Some contraceptives serve not only as a method of birth control, but also as a way to prevent sexually transmitted diseases, such as condoms.
Sexual Health   Article saved: 29 April 2017
Bartholin's Gland - Cyst, Abscess And Bartholinitis Bartholin's glands are two glands which are located in the vulva, the outer portion of the female genitalia and have the function of producing a lubricating fluid.
Sexual Health   Article saved: 11 February 2016
Basal cell carcinoma
Basal Cell Carcinoma - Causes, Symptoms and Treatment Basal cell carcinoma (BCC) is the most common type of skin cancer in humans, and it is also the one with the highest cure rate. Despite being the histological type of 3 in 4 diagnosed skin cancers, basal cell carcinoma has a mortality rate below 2%.
Cancer   Article saved: 29 May 2017
Wasp bite swelling
Bee and Wasp Bite Being stung by a bee, wasp or hornet is a very painful and scary event, but in most cases does not cause more serious complications. A bee sting is uncomfortable and painful, but does not progress beyond that. The exception occurs in patients who are allergic to the venom from Hymenoptera, the order that includes the families of bees and wasps.
General Health   Article saved: 11 October 2016
Facial paralysis
Bell's Palsy or Facial Paralysis - Causes and Treatment   (2 comments) Facial paralysis occurs when there is complete paralysis of all or some muscles responsible for our movements and facial expressions.
Stroke   Article saved: 27 May 2012

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