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Some Random Medical Conditions
Read about a stomach ache and abdominal pains, including stomach cramps or a dull ache in the tummy (abdomen).
A kidney infection(pyelonephritis) is a painful and unpleasant illnesscaused by bacteria travelling from your bladder into one or both ofyour kidneys.
Nasal polyps are swellings of the normal nasal lining that occur inside the nasal passages and sinuses (air-filled spaces behind the nose, eyes and cheeks).
Psychotherapy is a type of therapy used to treat emotional problems and mental health conditions.
Cystic fibrosis is an inherited condition in which the lungs and digestive system can become clogged with thick, sticky mucus.
Otitis media is aninfectionof the middle ear that causes inflammation (redness and swelling) and a build-up of fluid behind the eardrum.
A blood transfusion involves taking blood from one person (the donor) and giving it to someone else.
Consent to treatment is the principle that a person must give permission before they receive any type of medical treatment, testor examination. This must be done on the basis ofan explanation by a clinician.
Memory loss, also called amnesia, happens when a person loses the ability to remember information and events they would normally be able to recall.
An aneurysm is a bulge in a blood vessel caused by a weakness in the blood vessel wall, usually where it branches.
Dyspraxia is a common disorder that affects movement and co-ordination. It is also known as developmental co-ordination disorder (DCD).
Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) is a life-threatening medical condition where the lungs can't provide enough oxygen for the rest of the body.
Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is a long-term (chronic) condition in whichthe spine and other areas of the body become inflamed.
Orthodontic treatmentis used to improve the appearance, position and function of crooked or abnormally arranged teeth.
Chest pain can be caused by anything from muscle pain to a heart attack and should never be ignored.
Dysarthria is difficulty speaking caused by brain damage or brain changes later in life.
A hysteroscopy is a procedure used to examine the inside of the womb (uterus).