Browse by Ailments

Found 281 Ailments
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  • Nephrolithiasis

    Nephrolithiasis is a condition which occurs due to the formation of hard deposits of minerals and salts in a person...

  • Nephrotic Syndrome

    When your body starts to excrete too much protein in your urine, the condition is nephrotic syndrome. Kidneys filter ...

  • Nerve Injury

    Nerve injury is when a nerve stops transmission of signals from one side of the brain to the other, prevents muscles ...

  • Nystagmus

    Nystagmus is a condition of uncontrollable eye movements, that maybe side to side, up and down or in a circle. Due to...

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  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

    Obsessive compulsive disorder(OCD) is a chronic anxiety disorder. People who are affected by this mental illness expe...

  • Ocular Melanoma

    Ocular Melanoma is a rare type of cancer that develops in the eye. This type of eye cancer may occur in the front of ...

  • Oesophageal Cancer

    Oesophageal cancer is cancer that happens in oesophageal, the food pipe that runs from your throat to stomach. Oesoph...

  • Optic Nerve Disorder

    The optic nerve carries electrical impulses from the photoreceptor cells in the retina of the eye to the visual corte...

  • Osteoarthritis

    Osteoarthritis refers to the process of degeneration of protective cartilages around the bones. A cartilage is a firm...

  • Osteoporosis

    Osteoporosis, best explained by breaking down the word ‘Osteoporosis’ meaning ‘reduced bone density’, is a me...

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  • Paget’s Disease

    The normal recycling process in your bones happens by new bone tissues replacing the old ones. But in Paget’s disea...

  • Pancreatic Cancer

    The pancreas is a large gland in the digestive system which is positioned in the abdominal cavity just behind the sto...

  • Panfacial Fractures

    Panfacial fractures are defined as multiple fractures of the facial bones that usually affect the upper, middle, and ...

  • Parathyroid Disease

    Parathyroid glands are four grain like glands that are present in the neck and are responsible for releasing the para...

  • Parkinson’s Disease

    Parkinson’s disease is a progressive disorder of the nervous system that affects movement. It occurs when the nerve...

  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus

    Patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) is a condition wherein the aorta and the pulmonary artery get linked as a consequence ...

  • Patent Foramen Ovale

    During the development of a fetus, a small opening is usually present between the two upper chambers of the heart. No...

  • Pelvic Prolapse

    Pelvic prolapse is a disease in women that happens when a pelvic organ like the bladder drops from the regular positi...

  • Pericardial Effusion

    In pericardial effusion, too much of fluid gets accumulated in the sac-like double layered structure that surrounds t...

  • Peripheral Artery Disease

    Peripheral artery disease (PAD) is a medical condition in which the peripheral arteries become narrow and the amount ...

  • Peritonitis

    Peritonitis is referred to as the inflammation of peritoneum, a thin layer of tissue that covers the inside of the ab...

  • Pharyngeal Cancer

    Pharyngeal cancer is a rare type of head and neck cancer. It is also known as the cancer of the pharynx. Like other t...

  • Phyllodes Tumors

    Phyllodes tumours of the breast are named after the ’leaf-like’ pattern that they characteristically exhibit unde...

  • Pilonidal Sinus

    A pilonidal sinus is a small cyst that occurs in the cleft, the top part of the buttocks. Usually, a pilonidal sinus ...

  • Pimple

    A pimple, spot, or zit is a kind of clogged hair pore in the skin. It occurs if excessive oil gets trapped in some po...