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Some Random Medical Conditions
Diphtheria is a potentially fatal contagious bacterial infection that mainly affects the nose and throat, and sometimes the skin.
Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is a disorder of mood and how a person interacts with others. It's the most commonly recognised personality disorder.
Paralysis is loss of the ability to move one or more muscles.It may be associated with loss of feeling and other bodily functions.
Primary liver cancer is an uncommon but serious type of cancer that begins in the liver.
Retinal detachment occurs when the thin lining at the back of your eye called the retina begins to pull away from the blood vessels that supply it with oxygen and nutrients.
Boils and carbunclesarered, painfullumps on the skin.
Clopidogrel is a prescriptionantiplatelet medicine. It reducesyour risk ofgetting blood clots by affecting cells in your blood called platelets.
Turner syndrome is a genetic disorderthat affects about 1 in every 2,000 baby girls and only affects females.
Long QT syndrome causes problems with the electrical activity of the heart. It's uncommon, occurring in around 1 in every 2,000 people.
A caesarean section,or C-section,is an operation to deliveryour baby through a cut made in your tummy and womb.
Hookworms are parasitic worms that can infect humans in countries with poor sanitation and a warm, moist climate.
Neuroendocrine tumours (NETs)are rare tumours that can occur in the cells of the neuroendocrine system.
A Bartholin's cyst, also called a Bartholin's duct cyst, is a small fluid-filled sac just inside the opening of a woman's vagina.
Autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease (ARPKD) is a rare inherited childhood condition, where the development of the kidneys and liver is abnormal. Over time, either one of these organs may fail.
An echocardiogram, or "echo", is a scan used tolook atthe heart and nearby blood vessels.
Moles are small coloured spots on the skinmade up ofcells called melanocytes, which produce the colour (pigment) in your skin.
Dizziness is a common symptom thats not usually a sign of anything serious, but should beinvestigated by a doctor.
Vasculitis means "inflammation of the blood vessels".