Proteus Syndrome

What is Proteus Syndrome ? The renowned “Elephant Man”, Joseph Merrick, was believed to be afflicted by Proteus Syndrome (PS). The syndrome causes several abnormal tumors in different parts of the body, partial gigantism, unusual bone development ...

Flea bites on humans

Flea bites on humans pictures,  what do flea bites look like ?  Also read symptoms, treatment and prevention information. Fleas are wingless, flat, little insects. They have a piercing mouth and sharp jaws. They cause harm to humans and animals. ...

Tinea versicolor

What is tinea versicolor ? It is a common fungal infection of skin and is experienced by most adults. It is a harmless condition caused by the yeast, known as Malassezia furfur which is known to live on the skin of most individuals without causing ...

Scalp psoriasis

  Scalp psoriasis is a kind of psoriasis. Psoriasis is a condition that affects the skin cells and makes changes in its life cycle. It can create a lot of distress and discomfort for the affected person. It results in a rapid collection ...

Post Concussion Syndrome

Post-concussion syndrome is a multiple combination of various post-concussion signs such as dizziness, nausea, headaches, that may last for weeks and months after a head injury, which has caused the concussion. Concussion is a microscopic damage ...

Erythema multiforme

What is Erythema multiforme ? Erythema multiforme is a disorder that leads to eruption of lesions which in turn is due to reaction of hyper sensitive skin. Generally it is caused by herpes simplex virus infection. It can be acute, self limiting ...

Shaken Baby Syndrome

What is shaken baby syndrome ? Shaken baby syndrome is a severe brain injury, caused by head trauma due to violent shaking of the baby. Shaken baby syndrome is a combination of medical symptoms indicating subdural hematoma, retinal hemorrhage ...

Noonan Syndrome

We cover Noonan syndrome pictures, symptoms, causes and treatment in detail in this article. What is Noonan syndrome ? Noonan syndrome is a genetic disorder, which affects the normal growth of different parts of body. Unusual facial formation, ...

Turrets syndrome – Symptoms, Treatment

What is Turrets syndrome ? Turrets syndrome is a neurological condition, wherein an affected individual makes unusual sounds and movements and which generally cannot be controlled by them. Such movements are often referred to as tics. Repetitive ...

Cushing’s syndrome

What is Cushing’s syndrome ? Cushing’s syndrome is a hormonal disorder caused due to chronic exposure of the body’s tissues to extreme levels of the cortisol hormone. It is often referred to as ‘hypercortisolism’. The condition ...
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