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Spigelian Hernia Symptoms, CT, Pictures, Causes, Repair Procedure

Spigelian Hernia Symptoms, CT, Pictures, Causes, Repair Procedure

Learn all about Spigelian Hernia, its location, causes, symptoms, CT scan images, and all its repairing procedures. A Spigelian hernia is also known as “lateral ventral hernia”. It develops in the muscle in the walls of the abdomen. Spigelian Hernias are rare and generally they are difficult to diagnose as ...

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Livedo Reticularis (Mottling Skin) Causes, Pictures, Treatment

Livedo Reticularis (Mottling Skin) Causes, Pictures, Treatment

Learn all about Livedo Reticularis (Mottling Skin) its causes and treatment. Livedo Reticularis is a condition marked by the purplish color of the skin caused by dilation of blood vessels. It can be due to the abnormality of circulation near the skin surface. Livedo Reticularis can also be the result ...

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Mydriasis (Blown Pupil) Definition, Causes, Treatment

Mydriasis (Blown Pupil) Definition, Causes, Treatment

Learn all about Mydriasis (Blown Pupil), its definition, causes treatment and pupil dilation. Mydriasis is blown pupil or pupil dilation. Mydriasis could be a symptom of raised intracranial pressure. Generally, Mydriasis also refers to the natural dilation of pupils, for instance in low light conditions or under sympathetic stimulation. Intracranial ...

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Diaphragm Muscle Spasm – Symptoms, Causes, Treatment

The human body consists of– both internal and external muscles. They play vital function in performing a number of physical and physiological responsibilities. Quite naturally, there are probability that these muscles will experience damage and spasms. The spasms are involuntary muscular contractions that lead to convulsions. Amongst the body muscles ...

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Hypervolemia (Fluid Overload) Definition, Symptoms, Treatment

Hypervolemia (Fluid Overload) Definition, Symptoms, Treatment

Hypervolemia is a medical condition in which when your body starts to retain more water than it actually needs. This condition is also termed as fluid overload. In actual, your kidneys are not functioning properly since they can’t control the process of excess water and if this mechanism is disrupted ...

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Hyperdontia (Extra Teeth) Causes, Treatment and Removal

Hyperdontia (Extra Teeth) Causes, Treatment and Removal

Hyperdontia, also termed as supernumerary teeth is an oral condition characterized by the eruption of extra teeth that are not supposed to be there. You might know that the number of primary teeth is 20 while the normal number of permanent teeth is supposed to be 32. Primary teeth are ...

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Ischial Tuberosity Syndrome Pain, Pictures, Treatment

Ischial Tuberosity Syndrome Pain, Pictures, Treatment

The name of this syndrome consists of two parts, Ischial and Tuberosity. Let’s explore the meaning and origin of both. Ischial basically comes from ischium, a pelvic bone and tuberosity is copied from a Latin word known as tuber which means lump. Ischial tuberosity is the bony protrusion which takes ...

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Xiphoid Process: Sternum Lump Pain Treatment

Xiphoid Process: Sternum Lump Pain Treatment

Before we go in the detail of sternum lump pain treatment, it will be good to have a look at the anatomy of Xiphoid. The small Xiphoid extends from the place where the lowest ribs are attached to the breastbone or sternum. It looks like a small hole. It also ...

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