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Found 281 Ailments
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  • Glomerular Disease

    Glomerular disease is a disorder of the kidneys, in which the normal functioning of the kidneys is disturbed and the ...

  • Goodpasture Syndrome

    Goodpasture syndrome or GPS is an autoimmune disorder, which affects the underlying membranes of the kidney and liver...

  • Graves’ Ophthalmopathy

    Graves’ ophthalmopathy, also called thyroid eye disease, is an inflammatory disorder affecting the orbit around the...

  • Gum Disease

    Gum disease or periodontal disease occur due to bacterial infections and swelling of the gums. In this condition, bon...

  • Gynecomastia

    Gynecomastia is a disorder affecting males. It is medically defined as the swelling of the male breast tissues due to...

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  • Head and Neck Cancer

    Cancer is a stage when carcinoma cells begin to grow in an uncontrolled manner. They form a mass that is called as tu...

  • Heart Block

    Also known as atrioventricular block, heart block is a condition where the heart beats too slowly. It occurs within t...

  • Heart Failure

    The basic function of the heart is to pump the blood which is then circulated to the entire body. Heart failure occur...

  • Heart Valve Disease

    Four valves in your heart control the direction of blood flow to and from your heart. Their function is to open and c...

  • Heel Pain

    Heel pain usually occurs in the lower or back portion of a person’s heel. It is a commonly observed condition and i...

  • Hemifacial Spasm

    Hemifacial spasm causes involuntary painless twitching on one side of the face due to malfunctioning of the seventh c...

  • Hepatitis B

    Hepatitis B is a liver disorder caused by the hepatitis B virus (HBV). It is an infection that may eventually lead to...

  • Hepatitis C

    Hepatitis is caused by a virus named Hepatitis C virus (HCV). The virus infects the liver, which results in inflammat...

  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma

    Hepatocellular carcinoma is a condition that commonly arises in patients who are diagnosed with chronic liver disease...

  • Hernia

    Hernia is a localized bulge in the abdomen that occurs when there is a weakness in the muscular wall. It is commonly ...

  • Hip Fracture

    A hip fracture may be defined as a breakage of the upper quarter of the bone in the thigh. The forces involved contri...

  • Horseshoe Kidney

    Most of us have two kidneys that are located on either side of the spine. The formation of these kidneys happens insi...

  • Huntington’s Disease

    Huntington’s disease is a disorder that is inherited and results in the wasting away or degeneration of nerve cells...

  • Hydrocephalus

    In Greek words, ‘Hydro’ means water and ‘cephalus’ means head. Combining these two words, hydrocephalus means...

  • Hydronephrosis

    Swelling or inflammation in one or both the kidneys is known as hydronephrosis. Kidneys are the bean shaped organs lo...

  • Hypertension

    High Blood Pressure is commonly known as Hypertension. It is the pressure exerted by blood against the walls of the b...

  • Hyperthyroidism

    Hyperthyroidism is a thyroid disorder in which a person’s thy...

  • Hypoglycemia

    Hypoglycemia is a condition characterized by an abnormally low level of blood sugar (glucose), your body's main energ...

  • Hypogonadism

    Hypogonadism is a gonadal disorder in which the body produces insufficient amounts of testosterone. Testosterone is a...

  • Hyponatremia

    Hyponatremia is a condition which occurs when the amount of sodium in a person’s blood becomes lower than normal. S...