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Sudden hair loss that starts with one or more circular bald patches that may overlap.
A progressive disease that destroys memory and other important mental functions.
An inflammatory arthritis affecting the spine and large joints.
An eating disorder causing people to obsess about weight and what they eat.
Intense, excessive, and persistent worry and fear about everyday situations.
Inflammation of one or more joints, causing pain and stiffness that can worsen with age.
Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia
A disorder associated with episodes of mood swings ranging from depressive lows to manic highs.
Camptocormia, also known as bent spine syndrome (BSS), is a symptom of a multitude of diseases that is most commonly seen in the elderly. It is identified by an abnormal thoracolumbar spinal flexion, which is a forward bending of the lower joints of the spine, occurring in a standing position.
Cerebral Folate Receptor Deficiency
Cerebral folate deficiency is characterized by decreased cerebral concentrations of folate. Patients may have developmental delay or regression, hypotonia, seizures, visual disturbances, and autistic features.
Chronic Abdominal Pain
Abdominal pain can have causes that aren’t due to underlying disease. Examples include constipation, gas, overeating, stress, or muscle strain.
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
A disease characterized by profound fatigue, sleep abnormalities, pain, and other symptoms that are made worse by exertion.
Nausea is not a disease itself, but can be caused by many disorders related to the digestive system.
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
A group of lung diseases that block airflow and make it difficult to breathe.
Persistent pain that lasts weeks to years.
A disorder that causes recurrent episodes of nausea, vomiting, and tiredness (lethargy). This condition is diagnosed most often in young children, but it can affect people of any age.
Degenerative Disc Disease
Osteoarthritis of the spine, usually in the neck or lower back.
A mental health disorder characterized by persistently depressed mood or loss of interest in activities, causing significant impairment in daily life.
Diabetes Type 1
A chronic condition in which the pancreas produces little or no insulin.
Diabetic Pain Neuropathy
Difficulty swallowing foods or liquids, arising from the throat or esophagus, ranging from mild difficulty to complete and painful blockage.
Involuntary muscle contractions that cause repetitive or twisting movements.
Conditions that might cause nonprimary chronic daily headaches include: Inflammation or other problems with the blood vessels in and around the brain, including stroke.
A build-up of fluid in the cavities deep within the brain.
Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
Characterized primarily by problems with inattention or a deficit of sustained attention, such as procrastination, hesitation, and forgetfulness.
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
The most common disruptive behaviour disorders include oppositional defiant disorder (ODD), conduct disorder (CD) and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).
Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
(JIA), is a type of arthritis that causes joint inflammation and stiffness for more than six weeks in a child aged 16 or younger. It affects approximately 50,000 children in the United States.
Meralgia paresthetica is a condition characterized by tingling, numbness and burning pain in your outer thigh.
Anyone can experience musculoskeletal pain. It is most often caused by an injury to the bones, joints, muscles, tendons, ligaments, or nerves.
Neuromyelitis optica (NMO), also known as Devic’s disease or Devic’s syndrome, is a heterogeneous condition consisting of the inflammation and demyelination of the optic nerve (optic neuritis) and the spinal cord (myelitis).
PANS is a clinical diagnosis given to children who have a dramatic – almost overnight – onset of neuropsychiatric symptoms including Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) and/or eating disorder.
Peripheral Artery Disease
Post-polio syndrome is a condition that affects approximately 25 to 40 percent of people who have previously survived an acute attack of poliomyelitis.
Restless Leg Syndrome
A rare, inflammatory disorder characterized by chest pain and swelling of the cartilage of one or more of the upper ribs.
Cancer is a condition where cells in a specific part of the body grow and reproduce uncontrollably. The cancerous cells can invade and destroy surrounding healthy tissue, including organs.
Aggression is a common symptom of many psychiatric disorders including attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, oppositional defiant disorder, and others.
Human immunodeficiency virus infection and acquired immune deficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS) is a spectrum of conditions caused by infection with the human. Get treated Today!