Melanocytic Tumor, Causes, Symptoms, Treatment

Melanocytic Tumor

Melanocytic Tumor/Melanoma is a growth on the skin that develops when pigment cells (melanocytes) grow in clusters. Most adults have between 10 and 40 common moles. These growths are usually found above the waist on areas exposed to the sun. They are seldom found on the scalp, breast, or buttocks. Although common moles may be present at birth, they usually Read More …

What Food is High in Niacin, Vitamin B3

What Food is High in Niacin

What Food is High in Niacin/Niacin is a water-soluble vitamin belonging to the vitamin B family, which occurs in many animal and plant tissues, with antihyperlipidemic activity. Niacin is converted to its active form niacinamide, which is a component of the coenzymes nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD) and its phosphate form, NADP. These coenzymes play an important role in tissue respiration Read More …

When Should I See a Doctor For Hay Fever

When Should I See a Doctor For Hay Fever

When Should I See a Doctor For Hay Fever/Hay fever is a type of inflammation in the nose which occurs when the immune system overreacts to allergens in the air.[rx] Signs and symptoms include a runny or stuffy nose, sneezing, red, itchy, and watery eyes, and swelling around the eyes.[rx] The fluid from the nose is usually clear.[rx] Symptom onset is often within minutes following exposure and they can affect sleep, Read More …

Hay Fever Treatment, Diagnosis, Prevention

Hay Fever Treatment

Hay Fever Treatment/Hay fever is a type of inflammation in the nose which occurs when the immune system overreacts to allergens in the air.[rx] Signs and symptoms include a runny or stuffy nose, sneezing, red, itchy, and watery eyes, and swelling around the eyes.[rx] The fluid from the nose is usually clear.[rx] Symptom onset is often within minutes following exposure and they can affect sleep, the ability to work, and the Read More …

Plastic Surgery Indications, Complications

Plastic Surgery Indications

Plastic Surgery Indications/Plastic surgery is a surgical specialty involving the restoration, reconstruction, or alteration of the human body. It can be divided into two categories. The first is reconstructive surgery which includes craniofacial surgery, hand surgery, microsurgery, and the treatment of burns. The other is cosmetic or aesthetic surgery.[rx] While reconstructive surgery aims to reconstruct a part of the body or improve its functioning, cosmetic surgery Read More …

Wound Treatment, Causes, Symptoms

Wound Treatment

Wound Treatment/Wounds are defined as a disruption of the normal structure and function of skin and underlying soft tissue that is caused by trauma or chronic mechanical stress (e.g., decubitus ulcers). Wounds can be broken down into acute or chronic, and open or closed. Wound treatment is performed according to pathology, the extent, and circumstances of the lesions. To heal, Read More …

Restrictive Anorexia Nervosa, Symptoms, Treatment

Restrictive Anorexia Nervosa

Restrictive Anorexia Nervosa is the individual suffering from restrictive anorexia is often perceived as highly self-disciplined. They restrict the quantity of food, calories and often high fat or high sugar foods. They consume far fewer calories than are needed to maintain a healthy weight. This is a heartbreaking form of self-starvation. Anorexia nervosa (AN) is classically defined as a condition Read More …

Female Sexual Pain Disorders, Causes, Treatment

Female Sexual Pain Disorders

Female Sexual Pain Disorders persistent or recurrent aversion and avoidance of all genital sexual contact leading to marked distress and interpersonal difficulty. Female Sexual Desire Dysfunction (or sexual malfunction or sexual disorder) is difficulty experienced by an individual or a couple during any stage of normal sexual activity, including physical pleasure, desire, preference, arousal or orgasm. According to the DSM-5, sexual dysfunction requires a person to feel extreme distress Read More …

Burns Injury; Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment

Burns injury

Burns injury also known as combustion injury is an impairment of the tissue, which is caused by extreme heat, electricity, chemicals, friction or radiation. Concerning children, in Hungary and worldwide the most affected age group is below the age of 5 years.[rx] The most common cause of burn injury in children is scald from hot water. A burn is a type of injury to skin, or Read More …

Piles; Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment

Piles

Piles/ Hemorrhoids are a very common anorectal condition defined as the symptomatic enlargement and distal displacement of the normal anal cushions. They affect millions of people around the world and represent a major medical and socioeconomic problem. Multiple factors have been claimed to be the etiologies of hemorrhoidal development, including constipation and prolonged straining. The abnormal dilatation and distortion of Read More …

What Are the Early Warning Symptoms of UTI

How do I get rid of a UTI without antibiotics?

What Are the Early Warning Signs of UTI/ Urinary Tract Infection is a bacterial infection of the bladder and associated structures. These are patients with no structural abnormality and no comorbidities, such as diabetes, immunocompromised, or pregnant. Uncomplicated UTI is also known as cystitis or lower UTI. Forty percent of women in the United States will develop a UTI during their Read More …

Toothaches at Night; How can I Stop a Toothache at Night

Toothaches at Night

Toothaches at Night; How can I Stop a Toothache at Night/Dental Pain also is known as dental pain is a pain in the teeth and/or their supporting structures, caused by dental diseases or pain referred to the teeth by non-dental diseases? Common causes include inflammation of the pulp, usually in response to tooth decay, dental trauma, or other factors, dentin hypersensitivity (short, sharp pain, usually associated with exposed root surfaces), apical periodontitis (inflammation of the periodontal ligament and alveolar bone around the root Read More …