Vertebral compression fractures are recognized as the hallmark of osteoporosis.
Tumor grade is a system used to classify cancer cells in terms of how abnormal they look under a microscope and how quickly the tumor is likely to grow and spread. Many factors are considered when det...
For some people, asthma symptoms are unmistakable-like trying to suck air through a straw, they say.
Recent studies show that more and more Americans are spending a LOT of time in their bathrooms.
Give yourself a break -- or two. Dr. Firshein advises everyone with asthma to engage in regular moderate exercise.
A heparin-bonded artificial lung and centrifugal pump were used for three recent cases of multiple traumas.
Salicylate sensitivity also known as salicylate intolerance.
Toxic shock syndrome from taphylococcus starts suddenly with vomiting, high fever (temperature at least 102 degrees Fahrenheit.
Elderly people are possibly at greater risk because they tend to be taking more medications.
There is much misunderstanding between the beautiful ladies of Russia and The Ukraine and actually the voice and or the point of view and opinions of these ladies is rarely heard. This series of inter...
Tick paralysis is an unusual but spectacular disease from a medical standpoint.
TTP can affect any organ system, but involvement of the peripheral blood, the central nervous system, and the kidneys causes the clinical manifestations.
Thrombocytopenia often occurs as a result of a separate disease or disorder.
Other symptoms include weakness, sweating, headache, anxiety, itching, nausea, vomiting, difficult breathing and increased blood pressure.
SJS may also be caused by cocaine usage. In some cases, the condition is caused by a bacterial infection, and in many cases there is no known cause for the onset of Stevens-Johnson Syndrome or Toxic E...