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Some Random Medical Conditions
There are four main blood groups (types of blood): A, B, AB and O. Your blood group is determined by the genes you inherit from your parents.
A barium enema is a test that helps to highlight the large bowel, so it can be clearly seen on an X-ray . During the test,a white liquid called barium is passed into your bowel through your bottom.
Vestibular neuronitis, or neuritis, is an infection of the vestibular nerve in the inner ear. It causes the vestibular nerve to become inflamed, disrupting your sense of balance.
Breast lumps are commonand have a number of different causes.
A pilonidal sinus is a small hole or "tunnel" in the skin.It usually develops in the cleft of the buttocks where the buttocks separate.
Dermatillomania is a condition where a person feels compelled to pick at their skin, to the point where it causes visible wounds.
In the UK, around 7,100 women are diagnosed with o varian cancer each year.
Warfarin is the main oral anticoagulant used in the UK. Oral means it's taken by mouth. An anticoagulant is a medicine that stops blood clotting.
Heat exhaustion and heatstroke are two potentially serious conditions that can occur if you get too hot.
Jet lag refers to a range of symptoms experienced while adapting to a different light-dark schedule following a flight to a new time zone.
If you need to have a pacemaker fitted, a smallelectrical device called a pacemaker will be surgicallyimplanted in your chest.
Anal cancer are cancer cells that form into benign or malignant tumors in the tissues of the anus.
An endoscopy is a procedure where the inside of your body is examined using an instrument called an endoscope.
Multiple system atrophy is a disease of the nervous system that leads to premature death. It resultsin parts of the brain and spinal cord gradually becoming more damaged over time.
Artificial insemination is a treatment that can help some couples have a baby. It involves directly inserting sperm into a woman's womb.
A person with knock knees has a large gap between their feet when they're standing with their knees together.