Medical Conditions

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Anal fistula

An anal fistula is a small tunnel that develops between the end of the bowel and the skin near the anus

Pelvic pain

Pelvic pain isfelt below your bellybutton. It may come on suddenly and severely, or could be mild and last for months.

Amniocentesis

Amniocentesis is a testyou may be offered during pregnancy to check if your baby has a genetic or chromosomal condition, such as Down's, Edwards' or Patau'ssyndromes.

Warts, genital

Genital warts are small fleshy growths, bumps or skin changes that appear on or around the genital or anal area.

Oxygen treatment, home

Home oxygen treatment, also known as home oxygen therapy, involves breathing in air that contains more oxygen than normal from a cylinder or machine in your home.

Sound intolerance (hyperacusis)

Hyperacusis is the name for intolerance to everyday sounds that causes significant distress and affects a person's day-to-day activities.

Asthma

Asthma is a common lung condition that causes occasional breathing difficulties.

Alkaptonuria

Alkaptonuria, or 'black urine disease', is a very rare inherited disorder that prevents the body fully breaking down two protein building blocks (amino acids) called tyrosine and phenylalanine.

Irritable bowel syndrome

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a common, long-termcondition of the digestive system. Itcan cause bouts of stomach cramps, bloating, Traveller's diarrhoea and/or constipation .

Acupuncture

Acupuncture is a treatmentderived from ancient Chinese medicine. Fine needles are inserted at certain sites in the body for therapeutic or preventative purposes.

Testosterone deficiency (hypogonadism)

Some men develop depression,loss of sex drive, erectile dysfunction and other physical and emotional symptomswhen they reach their late 40s to early 50s.

Abscess

An abscess is a painful collection of pus, usually caused by a bacterial infection. Abscesses can develop anywhere in the body.

Topical corticosteroids

Topical corticosteroids (steroids) are medications applied directly to the skin to reduce inflammation and irritation.

Cartilage damage

Cartilage damage is a relatively common type of injury. It often involves the knees, although joints such as the hips, ankles and elbows can also be affected.

Rectal cancer

Bowel cancer is a general term for cancer that begins in the large bowel. Depending on where the cancer starts, bowel cancer is sometimes called colon or rectal cancer .

Ehlers-Danlos syndrome

Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (EDS) is the name for a group of rare inherited conditions that affect connective tissue. It is also known as Cutis laxa.

Cytomegalovirus

Cytomegalovirus (CMV) is a common virus that belongs to the herpes familyof viruses.

Pyelonephritis

A kidney infection(pyelonephritis) is a painful and unpleasant illnesscaused by bacteria travelling from your bladder into one or both ofyour kidneys.