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Keratosis pilaris

Keratosis pilaris is a common andharmless condition where the skin becomes rough and bumpy, as if covered in permanent goose pimples.

Kneecap dislocation

A dislocated kneecap is a common injury that normally takes about six weeks to heal.

Kyphosis

Kyphosisis curvature of the spine that causes the topof the back to appear more rounded than normal.

Kawasaki disease

Kawasaki disease is a rare condition that mainly affects children under the age of five. It's also known as mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome.

Kidney cancer

Kidney cancer,also called renal cancer,is one of the most common types of cancer in the UK.

Kidney stones

Kidney stones (renal lithiasis, nephrolithiasis) are hard deposits made of minerals and salts that form inside your kidneys.

knee-pain

Sudden pain in one of the knees isusually the result of overusing the knee orinjuring it. In many cases, youdon't need to see your GP.

Knee replacement

Knee replacement surgery (arthroplasty)is aroutine operation that involves replacing a damaged, worn or diseased knee with an artificial joint.

Knee surgery, anterior cruciate ligament

If you tear theanterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in your knee, you may need to have reconstructive surgery.

Knock knees

A person with knock knees has a large gap between their feet when they're standing with their knees together.

Kwashiorkor

Kwashiorkoris a severe form of Malnutrition . It's most common in some developing regions of the world where babies and children have a diet that lacks protein and other essential nutrients.

Kidney transplant

A kidney transplant is the transfer of a healthy kidney from one person into the body of a person who has little or no kidney function.