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Dried Blood in Ear

Dried blood in Ear is a condition that comes when there is blood oozing from the ear and then it dries up. There may be some pus, excess wax, fluid mixed in the blood. The main cause of this condition is a perforated or ruptured eardrum, but there may be other causes as you will […]

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Distended Bowel

A distended bowel occurs when the abdomen becomes enlarged beyond its normal size. There are several reasons why the condition may develop, and it is usually just uncomfortable, but at times the patient may feel some pain. The causes of the condition vary, even if the symptoms are fairly universal. The fact that the causes […]

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Pharyngitis

Pharyngitis is a condition marked by inflammation of the pharynx which is located at the back of the throat. The condition is commonly known as sore throat. It usually causes scratchiness, pain, and/or irritation in the throat which typically aggravates at the time of swallowing. Pharyngitis is most commonly caused by viral infections like flu […]

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Uncontrollable Cough

Uncontrollable cough may be indicative of different kinds of severe or mild pre-existing illnesses. In most cases, coughing aggravates when sleeping at night. An episode of uncontrollable cough can induce adverse symptoms like shortness of breath, scratchiness in throat, and throat pain or discomfort, etc. Mild instances of uncontrollable cough do not need medical treatment. […]

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Thyrotropin Levels

  Thyrotropin releasing hormone (TRH) is secreted by hypothalamus region of the brain. The main function of thyrotropin is stimulation of pituitary gland for secretion of thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH). Thyroid stimulating hormone instructs the thyroid gland to produce and release varied kinds of thyroid hormones. TSH also contributes to better functioning of the thyroid […]

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Throwing up Water – What are the causes?

Throwing up water means vomiting water. Vomiting refers to expulsion of contents of stomach through the mouth. Vomiting can be persistent or acute. Vomit typically contains saliva, pancreatic and stomach digestive juices and enzymes, undigested or partially digested food, bile, stomach acids, digestive tract water, and mucus occurring in stomach, small intestine, mouth, and esophagus. […]

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Otitis Interna

The condition of inflammation of the inner ear is medically termed as otitis interna. It is different from otitis media, i.e., infection of the middle ear, or otitis externa, i.e., infection of the external ear. Inner ear infection is also rarer than otitis externa or otitis media. Another name for otitis interna is labyrinthitis. Inner […]

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Mucus in Poop

The bowels and other areas of the body naturally contain mucus. Hence, mucus in poop is considered normal. However, if mucus in stool is present in abnormal amounts and/or is clearly visible, then it can be indicative of some underlying disease which needs to be medically treated. Patients with mucus in poop may also suffer […]

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Tingling in Right Arm

Tingling is a prickly feeling or sensation. Tingling in right arm can occur due to nerve constriction, injuries, vascular conditions, or other factors. Additional symptoms experienced by patients include numbness, weakness of right arm and fingers, etc. Treatment of tingling in right arm is done as per underlying cause. As it can occur due to […]

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Walking Corpse Syndrome

Walking corpse syndrome is a rare neuropsychiatric mental disorder wherein affected people suffer from delusions of being dead, decomposition of their bodies, ceasing of their existence, and loss of all their important organs and/or blood. Some patients have stated that they can even smell their own decomposing/rotting flesh. Contradictorily, some patients incorrectly believe that they […]

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