Medical Conditions

I have in total 1030 medical conditions

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Stomach removal surgery

A gastrectomy is a medical procedurewhere all or part of the stomach is surgically removed.

Female genital mutilation (female circumcision)

Female genital mutilation (FGM) is a procedure where the female genitals are deliberately cut, injured or changed, but where there's no medical reason for this to be done.

Guillain-Barré syndrome

Guillain-Barr (pronounced ghee-yan bar-ray) syndrome is a very rare and serious condition that affects the nerves.

Umbilical hernia repair

Umbilical hernias are very common in infants and young children, especially in babies born prematurely. An umbilical hernia appears as a painless lump in or near the navel (belly button).

Impetigo

Impetigo is a common and highly contagious skin infectionthat causes sores and blisters. It's not usually serious and often improves within a week of treatment or within a few weeks without treatment.

Swollen ankles

Oedema is abuild up of fluid in the body which causes the affected tissue to become swollen .

Stillbirth

A stillbirth is a baby born dead after 24 completed weeks of pregnancy. Around a half of all stillbirths are linked to placental complications.

Breast reduction on the NHS

Breast reduction surgery can help women who are unhappy with the shape, weight or droop of their breasts by making them smaller and more lifted.

Antisocial personality disorder

Personality disorders are mental health conditions that affect how someonethinks, perceives, feels or relates to others.

Prostate enlargement

Benign prostate enlargement (BPE), also known as benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), is a condition that affects older men.

Sleepiness in the day (severe and unexplained)

'Hypersomnia' means excessive sleep or sleepiness that interferes with everyday life.

Potassium test

Potassium is a mineral that helps control the balance of fluids in the body, and also helps the heart muscle work properly.

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.

Chest infection, adult

Chest infections are common, especially after a Cold or flu during autumn and winter.

Hyperkinetic disorder

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a group of behavioural symptoms that include inattentiveness, hyperactivity and impulsiveness.

Anorexia nervosa

Anorexia nervosa is a serious mental health condition. It's an eating disorder where a person keeps their body weight as low as possible.

Rhinitis, non-allergic

Non-allergic rhinitisis inflammation of the inside of the nose that is n't caused by an allergy.