Diseases and Conditions

Fissured Tongue

By on April 30th, 2013 in Diseases and Conditions

April 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

What is Fissured Tongue Fissured tongue can be defined as tongue with cracks and grooves. Medically, fissured tongue is described as multiple small furrows or grooves on the dorsal surface of the tongue. The grooves or fissures could be deep or shallow, one or more and may occur on any side of the tongue. Nevertheless, […]

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Swollen EyeLid

By on March 18th, 2013 in Diseases and Conditions

March 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Swollen eyelid is also known as puffy eye lid and is quite common condition that most of us come across sometimes in our lives. This symptom could be mild or severe and can happen for some days to even months. Most of the times, swollen eye lid appears all of sudden, but in other cases, […]

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Acute Fever

By on March 6th, 2013 in Diseases and Conditions

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What is Acute Fever ? The simplest definition of acute fever is it a sudden onset of an illness that attests with fever.  It is a symptom and not disease. The body’s mechanism to respond to an infection causes fever. The infection could be viral or bacterial, and as a response, body increases the temperature […]

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Brown Recluse Spider Bite

By on March 3rd, 2013 in Diseases and Conditions

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What is a Brown Recluse Spider Bite The brown recluse spider is also known as violin spider or fiddle back spider. It habitats in the south central part of the US and prefer hot, abandoned and dry place such as rock pile or wood. While most of the spices of spiders are harmless to humans, the […]

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Swollen Uvula

By on February 25th, 2013 in Diseases and Conditions

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Definition of Uvulitis The uvula is an extension of soft palate and is small-elongated portion hanging structure in the back of the throat. It is made up of highly vascular soft connective tissues surrounded by an epithelial layer. Swollen uvula, in medical term, is referred to as uvulitis. The function of this organ includes trapping […]

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Lipoma

By on February 11th, 2013 in Diseases and Conditions

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Definition: What is Lipoma? The human skin is made up of different layers. Just beneath the skin lies the subcutaneous adipose tissue. A lipoma is a growth of these tissues in a capsule form. It grows slowly between the skin and the muscle layer. Lipoma is a noncancerous (benign) tumor does not grow larger. It […]

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