Brown-Séquard Syndrome; Cause, Symptom, Treatment

Brown-Séquard syndrome

Brown-Séquard syndrome is characterized by anatomical disruption of nerve fiber tracts in one half of the spinal cord. Disruption of descending lateral corticospinal tracts, ascending dorsal column and ascending spinothalamic tracts leads to ipsilateral hemiplegia and loss of proprioception and Read More …

Rheumatoid Arthritis; Cause, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment

Rheumatoid arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a long-term autoimmune disorder that primarily affects joints. It typically results in warm, swollen, and painful joints. Pain and stiffness often worsen following rest. Most commonly, the wrist and hands are involved, with the same joints Read More …

Trigger Finger; Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment

Trigger finger

Trigger finger is a disorder characterized by catching or locking of the involved finger. Pain may occur in the palm of the hand or knuckles.The name is due to the popping sound made by the affected finger when moved.  Most commonly the index finger or thumb is affected Trigger Read More …

Iron Deficiency; Warning Signs You May Have Iron Deficiency

Iron Deficiency

Iron deficiency or sideropenia is the state in which a body has not enough (or not qualitatively enough) iron to supply its eventual needs. Iron is present in all cells in the human body and has several vital functions, such as carrying oxygen to the tissues from the lungs as a key component Read More …

Dry Skin; Causes, Symptoms, Health Tips, Prevention

Dry skin

Dry skin /xeroderma or xerodermia (also known as xerosis cutis), derived from the Greek words for “dry skin”, is a condition involving the integumentary system, which in most cases can safely be treated with emollients or moisturizers. Xeroderma occurs most commonly on the scalp, lower legs, arms, hands, the knuckles, the sides of Read More …

Psoriatic Arthritis; Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment

Psoriatic arthritis (also arthritis psoriatica, arthropathic psoriasis or psoriatic arthropathy) is a type of inflammatory arthritis that will develop in between 6 and 42% of people who have the chronic skin condition psoriasis. It is long-term inflammatory arthritis that occurs in people affected Read More …

CBC (Complete Blood Count), Defination, Types, Normal Range,Results

CBC

Complete blood count (CBC) also known as a complete blood cell count, full blood count (FBC), or full blood exam(FBE), is a blood panel requested by a doctor or other medical professional that gives information about the cells in a patient’s blood, such as the cell count for each cell type and the concentrations of various proteins and Read More …