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Bell`s palsy

Bell’s palsy is a form of facial paralysis resulting from a dysfunction of the cranial nerve VII ( the facial nerve ) causing an inability to control facial muscles on the affected side. Often the eye in the affected side cannot be closed. The eye should be protected from drying …

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Hyperhydrosis

Hyperhydrosis Hyperhydrosis: Hyperhydrosis is a condition characterized by abnormally increased sweating, in excess of that required for regulation of body temperature. Hyperhydrosis can be associated with a quality of life burden from a psychological, emotional, and social perspective. It has been called by some ‘ the silent handicap’. Both the …

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Dialysis

Dialysis In Medicine, dialysis is a process for removing waste and excess water from the blood and is used primarily as an artificial replacement for lost kidney function in people with kidney failure. Dialysis may be used for those with an acute disturbance in kidney function ( acute kidney injury, …

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Zika Fever

Zika fever is caused by Zika virus. Zika virus ( ZIKV ) is a member of the Flaviviridae virus family and the Flavivirus genus, transmitted by daytime- active Aedes mosquitoes, such as A. aegypti. General Zika virus is related to dengue, yellow fever, Japanese encephalitis, and West Nile viruses. The …

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Neuralgia

Neuralgia Neuralgia is pain in the distribution of a nerve or nerves, as in intercostal neuralgia, Trigeminal neuralgia, and glossopharyngeal neuralgia.   Classification: Under the general heading of neuralgia are Trigeminal neuralgia (TN), atypical Trigeminal neuralgia (ATN), occipital neuralgia, glossopharyngeal neuralgia and post herpetic neuralgia (caused by Shingles or herpes). The …

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Thyroid nodules

  Thyroid nodules Thyroid nodules are lumps which commonly arise within an otherwise normal thyroid gland. They indicate a thyroid neoplasm, but only a small percentage of these are thyroid cancers. Presentation: Often these abnormal growths of thyroid tissue are located at the edge of the thyroid gland and can be …

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Tuberculosis

  Tuberculosis is a widespread, and in many cases fatal, infectious disease caused by various strains of mycobacteria, usually Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Tuberculosis typically attacks the lungs, but can also affect other parts of the body. It is spread through the air where people who have an active TB infection cough, …

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Old age blindness issue & antioxidant friendly food habit

  Old age blindness issue & antioxidant friendly food habit       Old age blindness: Macular degeneration & Cataract are the two important issue of old age blindness till present moment. Diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma are other contenders. Though cataract can be easily deal with surgical intervention; Macular degeneration is …

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Uveitis- Story of a Blind Man

Uveitis- Story of a Blind Man   It was last week of March. A young man with white stick entered my chamber with the help of another young man & women. The woman was his sister and the young man was his brother in law. The blind man was Saiful …

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Prostate Cancer

Prostate Cancer Prostate cancer is a cancer that occurs in a man’s prostate-a small walnut-shaped gland that produces the seminal fluid that nourishes and transports sperm. It is one of the most common types of cancer for men. It usually grows slowly and initially remains confined to the prostate gland …

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