Dental abscess is common infection of mouth which is due to the improper dental habits. The food particles which are not brushed properly get accumulated in the cavities giving room for bacterial growth which causes infection in the teeth. Sometimes pus is formed on the infected area. It may cause severe pain in case the abscess ruptures on its own.
Dermatofibroma is a condition of development of nodules on the lower legs of women. It is commonly called as dermal dendrocytoma and nodular sub epidermal fibrosis. The disease is characterized by the formation of fiber like development on the skin which is mostly benign. This condition is found only in women and is widely observed in many patients. It is a well known type of skin tumors attacking women population worldwide.
Diabetes is a chronic disease affecting the blood sugar levels and it has the risk of affecting eyes, heart and kidneys. It has the power to reduce the immune system of your body and hence foot problems develop commonly in people with diabetes. Owing to the damaged nerves, the individual may fail to notice his feet and gradually it may turn into serious problem causing sores. There will be intense pressure on the foot when the normal lubrication is disturbed and this may cause pressure on the joints of the foot.
People who have a prehistory of illness such as congenital heart problems or other infection are likely to get DiGeorge syndrome. This disorder is purely genetic and is caused by chromosomal deletion. It is a rare disease affecting the people with existing heart infection. Apart from this syndrome the deletion of chromosome number 22 may also cause conotruncal face syndrome, velo cardio facial syndrome and Shprintezen syndrome in the individuals. Dr. Angelo DiGeorge was the first man to describe this disorder in 1968.
Discoid Lupus Erhtyematosus is a type of chronic skin disease causing inflammation and sores on the face, ears and scalp region. Sometimes lesions or bumps may develop as red patches with hard scales. If you observe the patches closely, you can find the corner of the circle is dark red in color and the inner area is somewhat light red in color. Lupus is a condition associated with impairment of autoimmune mechanism and hence the body has poor or reduced resistance to fight back bacteria and fungus. In severe cases the lupus can affect the internal organs like heart, kidneys and nervous system and this condition is known as Systemic Lupus Erhtyematosus (SLE).
What exactly is “blue waffles disease?” and is it the same as ‘Vaginitis’. Now it has been repeatedly spread on internet about this disease and people have started uploading photos to scar the viewer who reads it. Though it is true that certain facts associated with blue waffle are confusing and there are people who debate that such disease does not exist at all. The exact origin of nomenclature is still unknown but the condition of inflammation of vaginal wall and its opening is described as ‘blue waffle’ by some people. Some of you might have known that the term ‘waffle’ is a slang name for describing vagina.
The condition of swelling and infection on either part of digestive tract or in full is known as inflammatory bowel disease. IBD is the common term used for describing Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis. It may cause moderate to severe inflammation on digestive tract even on the rectum. The inner lining of the intestine gets inflamed causing ulcerative colitis. IBD can cause diarrhea and severe abdominal pain. Ulcerative colitis affects only the large intestine or colon whereas Crohn’s disease can affect the entire gastrointestinal tract. .Like many other diseases, IBD also show flare-ups and waning period.
Deep vein thrombosis is the formation of blood clot called thrombus in one of the deep veins of your body. Most of the time, this affects your legs causing sharp leg pain. People whose job involves sitting for long periods are prone to develop deep vein thrombosis. As such the formation of blood clot does not pose any risk. But the problem occurs when the blood clot travels down and moves towards your heart affecting blood circulation.
Cystic fibrosis is a serious disorder that affects the digestive system and lungs. Cystic fibrosis shortly called as CF is inherited disorder producing life threatening damage to many vital organs. Normally our body secretions are thin and slippery but in CF condition this mucus becomes thick and sticky thus blocking the airways of the lungs leading to severe lung infections and respiratory problems. It occurs due to gene mutation of chromosome 7.