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Angina symptoms include:
Chest pain or discomfort, possibly described as pressure, squeezing, burning or fullness
Pain in your arms, neck, jaw, shoulder or back accompanying chest pain
Shortness of breath
These symptoms need to be evaluated immediately by a doctor who can determine whether you have stable angina, or unst Read More
- Brain tumors, general
A brain tumor, general, is the mass growth of abnormal cells in the brain. There are different types of brain tumors, some are noncancerous (benign), and some brain tumors are cancerous (malignant). This can begin in the brain or some type of cancer begins in other parts of the body and spreads to the brain. The treatment of brain tumors depends on the location, size and type of tumor. 1. Treatment of brain tumors Read More
- Colitis, ulcerative
Currently, there is no cure available for Ulcerative colitis. Ulcerative Colitis is a type of Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) that results in colon inflammation. Even though there is no cure, there are various promising treatment options available to treat the symptoms, including,Medications – Medications are used to suppress the inflammation of the colon and heal the tissues over time. It also effec Read More
- Cystic disease of the renal medulla
Cystic disease of the renal medulla is a serious condition that can cause permanent damage if not treated. Kidney disease is common in older people, but it's important to know what risk factors you may have so that you can get treatment as soon as possible.The risk factors for the cystic disease of the renal medulla include:Age - It seems like people who are older are more likely to get this dis Read More
- Diabetic ketoacidosis (dka)
Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) is a very serious diabetic complication where the body starts to produce high levels of blood acid - ketones. This is a condition where your body is not able to produce enough insulin naturally by the body. The treatments which are currently prescribed for KDA are-Fluid Replacement: Depending on your situation, you will receive fluids to help you rehydrate. This is do Read More
- E. coli
Signs and symptoms of E. coli O157:H7 infection typically begin three or four days after exposure to the bacteria, though you may become ill as soon as one day after to more than a week later. Signs and symptoms include:
Diarrhea, which may range from mild and watery to severe and bloody
Abdominal cramping, pain or tenderness
Nausea and vomiting, in some people
When to see a doctor
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The signs and symptoms of glaucoma vary depending on the type and stage of your condition. For example:
Patchy blind spots in your side (peripheral) or central vision, frequently in both eyes
Tunnel vision in the advanced stages
Acute angle-closure glaucoma
Nausea and vomiting
Halos Read More
- Tylenol (acetaminophen) liver damage
Three clinical stages (phases) of acetaminophen-induced liver injury have been described.
During the first phase, that is, the initial 12 to 24 hours or so after ingestion, the patient experiences nausea and vomiting.
For the next perhaps 12 to 24 hours, which is the second phase or the so-called inactive (latent) phase, the patient feels well.
In the third phase, which begins about 48 to as late as 72 hours after the i Read More