Cancer is a group of diseases involving abnormal cell growth with the potential to invade or spread to other parts of the body. Not all tumors are cancerous; benign tumors do not spread to other parts of the body. Possible signs and symptoms include a lump, abnormal bleeding, prolonged cough, unexplained weight…
Anxiety disorders are a group of mental disorders characterized by excessive bouts of anxiety and fear.
The disorder is characterised by excessive bouts of anxiety and worry. The clinical presentation of anxiety disorders includes all or some of the following symptoms on a general scale: Restlessness or feeling…
Insulinomas are the most common endocrine tumors of the pancreas.
The main clinical manifestation of an insulinoma is fasting hypoglycemia. Symptoms are insidious and can mimick various central nervous system disorders, like epilepsy and psychiatric disorders. The presentation is characterized by the Whipple triad in…
The symptoms of severe hypocalcemia can be remembered with the mnemonic 'CATS go numb': Convulsions, Arrhythmias, Tetany and numbness of hands, feet and lips. … This translates as “convulsions, arrhythmias, tetany and numbness of the hands, feet and around the mouth and lips. … The symptoms can be recalled by the mnemonic "CATs go numb" - Convulsions, Arrhythmias, Tetany, and numbness/parasthesias in the hands and feet and around the mouth.