Browse by Ailments

Found 281 Ailments
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  • Chronic Pancreatitis

    The inflammation of the pancreas that does not heal with time is known as chronic pancreatitis. Chronic pancreatitis ...

  • Cleft Palate

    Cleft palate is a medical condition which refers to an opening or split in the roof of the mouth and lip. Also known ...

  • Coarctation of Aorta

    It is a type of disorder that relates to narrowing down of aorta, the large vessel of blood that emerges from the hea...

  • Coronary Artery Disease

    Coronary arteries are the major blood vessels that carry blood, oxygen, and nutrients to the heart. Coronary artery d...

  • Craniosynostosis

    Craniosynostosis is a birth condition, in which a baby’s skull development is defective. It occurs when the fibrous...

  • CSF Rhinorrhea

    CSF stands for cerebrospinal fluid, which is a clear colourless, protective fluid that bathes the brain and the spina...

  • Cushing Syndrome

    It is a disorder caused by excessive level of hormone Cortisol in the body, also known as the stress hormone. The exc...

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  • Dawson Disease

    Dawson Disease, also known as Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis (SSPE), is a progressive neurological disorder. It ...

  • Degenerative Disc Disease

    Degenerative disc disease is an aging associated condition, explaining the breakdown of an intervertebral disc of the...

  • Dementia

    The term ‘Dementia’ is a collective term used to describe a set of symptoms that target a person’s ability to t...

  • Dengue

    Dengue is a viral infection transmitted by the bite of the female Aedes mosquito which breeds in free-standing water....

  • Dental Abscess

    Dental abscess is a medical condition caused by bacterial infection. In dental abscess, pus formation occurs inside t...

  • Dental Caries

    Dental caries are cavities or holes (a type of structural damage) in the teeth. Cavities are formed due to tooth deca...

  • Dental Malocclusions

    Dental Malocclusion is a condition in which your teeth are misaligned. It happens when your upper jaw and teeth overl...

  • Deviated Nasal Septum

    DNS (Deviated nasal septum) is defined as the deviation of nasal septum from normal/center of the nasal cavity. The n...

  • Diabetes

    Diabetes refers to an illness that influences how your body utilises the blood sugar known as glucose. The sugar is a...

  • Diabetic Foot Infection

    Diabetic foot infection is an open sore that usually does not heal, and may lead to serious complications. In many ca...

  • Diabetic Kidney Disease

    Diabetic nephropathy, popularly known as diabetic kidney disease, is the medical conditions in the kidney that result...

  • Diabetic Retinopathy

    Diabetic Retinopathy (DR) is a diabetic complication which targets the eye. It is mostly caused by the damage of ligh...

  • Disc Prolapse

    The spinal cord is very important because they hold the nerves from the brain. These nerves travel between the verteb...

  • Dry Eyes

    The chronic lack of adequate lubrication and moisture on the surface of the eye can result in a condition called dry ...

  • Dyspepsia (Indigestion, Upset Stomach)

    Dyspepsia is a medical condition caused by the abnormal functioning of the gastrointestinal organs, primarily the sto...

  • Dysphagia

    Dysphagia means unsystematic eating. It is the medical term given to a swallowing disorder where people have a hard t...

  • Dystonia

    Dystonia is a condition that is identified by contractions of the involuntary muscles which cause movements of a repe...

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  • Eardrum Perforation

    Eardrum perforation refers to rupturing of the eardrum. Human ear is a sensitive organ formed by two parts: the inner...