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19 January 2017
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Diverticulitis

19 January 2017, Comments: 0

Diverticulitis involves the formation of pouches in the colon wall that become infected or inflamed. This condition can cause intense pain. Doctors are not […]


23 September 2016
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Vasculitis

23 September 2016, Comments: 0

Vasculitis is an autoimmune disorder which results to inflammation of the blood vessels. There are various forms of vasculitis and most involve a variety […]


2 September 2016
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What is leptospirosis?

2 September 2016, Comments: 0

Leptospirosis is a potentially serious condition triggered by the Leptospira bacteria. The condition occurs in several wild and domestic animals including dogs and rats. […]


2 September 2016
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What is cardiac tamponade?

2 September 2016, Comments: 0

Cardiac tamponade is characterized as pressure on the heart by fluid or blood that builds up in the 2-layered sac surrounding the heart (pericardium). […]


22 July 2016
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What is coffee ground vomitus?

22 July 2016, Comments: 0

Coffee ground vomitus appears similar to coffee grounds. This is likely to occur due to the presence of coagulated blood in the vomit. It […]