Evaluation of an effective conservative therapy for lumbar disc herniation. Page 1 of 2 Low back pain is one the most common medical conditions. 1 Twenty-six percent of men and 30% of women over 18 years old in the United States suffer from low back pain; for adults over 45 years old, the percentage is 32.1%. 2…
Appendicitis is an inflammation of the vermiform appendix. The typical symptoms include periumbilical pain, vomiting and nausea followed by fever and right lower quadrant abdominal pain.
Classic presentation of acute appendicitis begins with pains, with vomiting setting in and fever coming in lastly. The appendix’s…
Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans is a very rare slow-growing soft-tissue tumor arising from the dermis and subcutaneous tissue, most commonly in the trunk and the extremities. PDGF and collagen chain mutations are the underlying cause of tumor development. Clinical inspection and imaging studies are used in the…
Systemic scleroderma is a connective tissue disorder, which affects the skin, vessels and organs such as the heart, digestive tract or lungs.
Systemic scleroderma is a condition that affects a multitude of organs and can therefore lead to the onset of various symptoms. The extent of the symptomatology,…
Symphytum. Symptoms & drug picture of homeopathic remedy Symphytum. Common name of the Symphytum is Knit bone or Bone set . It is a member of Borraginaceae family. As the name suggests its main action is on the bones, cartilages and periostium. Symphytum is an excellent remedy for fractures and mechanical…
Ectopic pregnancy occurs when a fertilized egg implants outside the uterine cavity.
The classical clinical trio of ectopic pregnancy is: amenorrhoea, abdominal pain and vaginal bleeding. However, not all patients present with these symptoms. Many of them present with nausea, fever and breast fullness as well. In…
Shutterstock It's been a couple weeks since you did the deed, and now you're dying to know: am I pregnant ? You'll need a home pregnancy test or a blood test at your OB's office to know for sure, but until you can take one (the best time is once your period is late) click through these early signs of pregnancy…
Colon carcinoma is identified as the most frequent malignancy of the gastrointestinal tract. The clinical presentation, comprised of abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, anemia and weight loss is frequently insidious, thus the diagnosis is delayed in the majority of patients. Both noninvasive and invasive imaging studies, as…