Medical Conditions

I have in total 1030 medical conditions

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Brain tumour, malignant (cancerous)

A malignant brain tumour is a fast-growing cancer that spreads to other areas of the brain and spine.

Pubic lice

Pubic lice (Phthirus pubis) are tiny parasitic insects that live on coarse human body hair, such as pubic hair.

Venous thromboembolism (VTE)

Every year, thousands of people in the UK develop a blood clot in a vein. It's known as venous thromboembolism (VTE) and is a serious, potentially fatal, medical condition.

Percutaneous balloon valvuloplasty

The mitral valve(also called the bicuspid valve) separates the upper left heart chamber from the lower left heart chamber, and helps control blood flow through the heart.

First aid

Every year in the UK, thousands of people die or are seriously injured in incidents. Many deaths could be prevented if first aid is givenbefore emergency services arrive.

Hypnotherapy

Hypnotherapy is a type of complementary therapy that uses hypnosis, which is an altered state of consciousness.

Orthodontics

Orthodontic treatmentis used to improve the appearance, position and function of crooked or abnormally arranged teeth.

MRSA infection

MRSA is a type of bacteria that is resistant to a number of widely used antibiotics. This means MRSA infections can be more difficult to treat than other bacterial infections.

Pruritus ani

Itchy bottom (pruritus ani) is characterisedby astrong urge to scratch the skin around youranus.

Herpes zoster virus

Chickenpox is a common illness that mainly affects children and causes anitchy,spotty rash.

Colic

Colic is thenameforexcessive, frequent crying ina baby who appears to be otherwise healthy. It's a common problem that affects up to one in five babies.

Bulimia

Bulimia nervosa is an eating disorder and mental health condition.

Deafblindness

Deafblindness is a combination of sight and hearing loss that affects a person's ability to communicate, access information and get around .

Phaeochromocytoma

A phaeochromocytoma is araretumour of the adrenal glands, which sit above the kidneys.

Restless legs syndrome

Restless legs syndrome, also known as Willis-Ekbom disease,is a common condition of the nervous system thatcauses an overwhelming, irresistible urge to move the legs.

Neuroendocrine tumours

Neuroendocrine tumours (NETs)are rare tumours that can occur in the cells of the neuroendocrine system.

Steroid medication

Corticosteroids, oftenknown as steroids, are an anti-inflammatory medicine prescribed for a wide range of conditions.