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3,225 Possible Causes for tunnels

  • Insect Bite

    The female mite burrows beneath the superficial layer of the skin to lay its eggs in a tunnel that can be seen as a dark wavy line.[britannica.com]

  • Acromegaly

    Abstract Spontaneous rupture of flexor tendons within the carpal tunnel is rare in the absence of rheumatoid arthritis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] (The carpal tunnel is a small opening deep inside the wrist.)[annals.org] […] to coarse facial features, soft tissue swelling (including the tongue), enlargement of the hands and feet, respiratory problems, hypertension, diabetes mellitus, carpal tunnel[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Urinary Tract Infection

    CT scans require the person to lie on a table that slides into a tunnel-shaped device where the x rays are taken.[web.archive.org] With most MRI machines, the person lies on a table that slides into a tunnel-shaped device that may be open ended or closed at one end; some newer machines are designed to[web.archive.org]

  • Sinusitis

    They are connected to the nose through small tunnels that are little wider than a pinhead. Nasal sinuses are located within the cheeks, around and behind the nose.[allergy.org.au]

  • Skin Infection

    Over time, these ruptures can lead to unsightly tunneling in the skin.[verywellhealth.com] Female mites then lay their eggs at the end of tunneled burrows 5 to 10 mm long, and larvae hatch 2 to 3 days after eggs are laid.[doi.org]

  • Patulous Eustachian Tube

    It sounds like I'm Darth Vader, like wind in a tunnel, like someone blowing across the top of a glass bottle.[addforums.com] I know this as I never feel pressure in my left ear when going through a tunnel, or on a plane. It hasn’t caused me too much of a problem, until recently.[hearinglosshelp.com]

  • Acute Bronchitis

    Inhalation exposure can occur in many kinds of work, including tunneling, quarrying, mining, construction, roadway repair and demolition, sandblasting or any type of work[cdc.gov]

  • Endocrine Dysfunction

    Systemic effects include enlargement of the heart and heart failure, arthritis, and the carpal tunnel syndrome.[diapedia.org] Carpal tunnel syndrome occurs in 5 to 10 percent of patients with hypothyroidism, causing numbness in the thumb, index, and middle fingers. Hyperthyroidism.[speakingofwomenshealth.com] Adverse effects (eg, carpal tunnel syndrome, arthralgias, water retention) are very common.[merckmanuals.com]

  • Otitis Media

    Other effective non-invasive physical treatments or patient education Laser therapy, acupuncture [ 86 , 100 , 101 ] Carpal tunnel syndrome Definition Carpal tunnel syndrome[doi.org] , Massy-Westropp N: Non-surgical treatment (other than steroid injection) for carpal tunnel syndrome.[doi.org] […] is defined as compression of the median nerve as it passes through the carpal tunnel in the wrist [ 102 ].[doi.org]

  • Tuberculosis

    It's the longest cave in the world, with more than 360 miles (580 kilometers) of connected tunnels.[web.archive.org] Bishop," left by the son of cave guide Steve Bishop, a slave renowned for his knowledge of the tunnels.[web.archive.org] Collins was searching for a tunnel between Mammoth and nearby Sand Cave when he became trapped on January 30, 1925.[web.archive.org]

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