Browse by Ailments

Found 281 Ailments
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  • Pneumothorax

    It is the medical condition that occurs due to collection of air in the pleural cavity, which causes lungs to collaps...

  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

    Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), is a type of hormonal disorder causing enlarged ovaries with cyst formation on the ...

  • Prolapsed Intervertebral Disc

    A prolapsed intervertebral disc is a technical term for what is commonly called a slipped disc. These discs are place...

  • Prostate Cancer

    Prostate cancer is a form of cancer that develops in the prostate gland of the male reproductive system. Most prostat...

  • Prostatitis

    Prostatitis is a condition that arises due to abnormalities in the prostate gland. Prostate gland is a small, walnut ...

  • Ptosis

    Ptosis is an eye disorder in which the eyelids droop. More precisely the upper eyelids bend down on the lower ones. A...

  • Pulmonary Atresia

    Pulmonary atresia is a form of heart disease in which the pulmonary valve does not form properly. It is present from ...

  • Pulmonary Edema

    Pulmonary edema is a condition in which excess fluid fills up in the lungs. This fluid accumulates inside the lungs a...

  • Pulmonary Stenosis

    It is a defect that is identified by the difficulty for blood to flow smoothly from the right ventricle to the pulmon...

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  • Recurrent Rhinosinusitis

    Chronic sinusitis, also known as rhinosinusitis, is a condition in which the person affected has swollen nasal passag...

  • Refractive Error

    Refractive error is an eye disorder, in which the patient has a distorted eye shape and vision. Technically it means ...

  • Renal Tubular Acidosis

    Renal tubular acidosis refers to the electrolytic disturbances caused due to impaired excretion of renal Hydrogen ion...

  • Respiratory Failure

    Respiratory failure happens when some fluids get accumulated in the air sack of the patient's lungs. Due to this flui...

  • Rheumatic Heart Disease

    Rheumatic heart disease describes a group of short-term (acute) and long-term (chronic) heart disorders that occur as...

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis

    Rheumatoid arthritis (RA), is an autoimmune disorder affecting the joints of the hands and feet. RA occurs when the b...

  • Road Accidents

    Accidents on the road are the most common scenario these days. Reckless driving, increased number of vehicles, and ca...

  • Rosacea

    Rosacea or acne rosacea is a condition that majorly affects middle-aged women. The disease begins as redness on the f...

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  • Scabies

    Scabies, previously known as the seven-year itch, is a contagious skin infestation caused by the mite Sarcoptes scabi...

  • Scrotal Exploration

    Scrotal is the loose skin or muscular sac portion in the male testicle organ (male reproductive system). The scrotum ...

  • Sepsis

    Sepsis arise when chemicals discharged into the circulation system to fight diseases trigger inflammatory responses. ...

  • Severe Bone Fracture

    A severe bone fracture is a condition in which the bone becomes discontinuous owing to the damages caused due to stre...

  • Severe Burns

    Burns, as commonly associated with injuries, is a condition in which the patient experiences a heightened burning sen...

  • Shingles

    Shingles, also called herpes zoster, is a painful rash with blisters. It is caused by reactivation of the chicken pox...

  • Skin Allergies

    Skin allergies are referred to as irritated skin with symptoms like bumps, red patches, and itching. They are caused ...

  • Skull Base Tumor

    Since skull base tumour is rare, risk factors are hard to determine but once caught, it can be life threatening. Most...