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HELLP syndrome is a complication of pregnancy characterized by hemolysis, elevated liver enzymes, and a low platelet count. It usually begins during the last three months of pregnancy or shortly after childbirth. Symptoms may include feeling tired, retaining fluid, headache, nausea, upper right abdominal pain, blurry vision, nosebleeds, and seizures.
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Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is a medical condition due to compression of the median nerve as it travels through the wrist at the carpal tunnel. The main symptoms are pain, numbness and tingling in the thumb, index finger, middle finger and the thumb side of the ring fingers. Symptoms typically start gradually and during the night. Pain may extend up the arm.
Premenstrual syndrome (PMS) is a combination of symptoms that many women get about a week or two before their period.Most women, over 90%, say they get some premenstrual symptoms, such as bloating, headaches, and moodiness. 3 For some women, these symptoms may be so severe that they miss work or school, but other women are not bothered by milder symptoms.
An autopsy case of progressive generalized muscle atrophy over 14 years due to post-polio syndrome – -2015 Oki 1, Uchino A, Izumi Y, Ogawa H, Murayama S, Kaji R [ABSTRACT] – 12/01/2015
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What It Is. Brachycephalic airway obstruction syndrome (BAOS) * is characterized by primary and secondary upper respiratory tract abnormalities, which may result in significant upper airway obstruction. BAOS is an inherited condition in the cavalier King Charles spaniel. The breed is pre-disposed to it, due to the comparatively short length of the cavalier’s head and a compressed upper jaw **.
In the recent era, no congenital heart defect has undergone a more dramatic change in diagnostic approach, management, and outcomes than hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS).
Down syndrome, the most frequent form of mental retardation caused by a microscopically demonstrable chromosomal aberration, is characterized by well-defined and distinctive phenotypic features and natural history.
INTRODUCTION. Vulvovaginal atrophy (also referred to as vaginal atrophy, urogenital atrophy, or atrophic vaginitis) results from estrogen loss and is often associated with vulvovaginal complaints (eg, dryness, burning, dyspareunia) in menopausal women .Urinary frequency and recurrent bladder infections may also occur.
OBJECTIVE Consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs), which include soft drinks, fruit drinks, iced tea, and energy and vitamin water drinks has risen across the globe. Regular consumption of SSBs has been associated with weight gain and risk of overweight and obesity, but the role of SSBs in the development of related chronic metabolic diseases, such as metabolic syndrome and type 2
Lovenest is the solution to prevent plagiocephaly, known as flat-head syndrome The World Health Organization recommends laying the baby down on its back to reduce the risk of sudden death syndrome.
The Foundation’s objective is to fund research to find a cause, expedite treatments and eventually a cure, as well as providing information, education, and support to people who have CFIDS (chronic fatigue and immune dysfunction syndrome also known as chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME) and many other names).
The RARE List™ is comprised of approximately 7,000 different rare diseases and disorders affecting more than 300 million people worldwide. More RARE Facts™ can be found here. We are often asked why some common diseases are included on the RARE List™. The answer is two fold:This is a list of rare diseases defined in the United States where a prevalence of less than 200,000 cases is the