What is Acromegaly?

Acromegaly is a hormonal disorder that develops when your pituitary gland produces too much growth hormone during adulthood. When you have too much growth hormone, …

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Lung diseases

What is Lung diseases?

Lung diseases are some of the most common medical conditions in the world. Tens of millions of people have lung disease in the U.S. alone. …

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What is Asthma?

Asthma is a condition in which your airways narrow and swell and may produce extra mucus. This can make breathing difficult and trigger coughing, a …

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What Is Immunoglobulin?

Immunoglobulin is made from plasma separated out from donated blood. During manufacture everything except a type of immunoglobulin called immunoglobulin G (IgG) is removed from the plasma. …

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What Is Hyperuricemia?

Hyperuricemia is when you have too much uric acid in your blood. This condition can lead to health problems such as gout and kidney stones.‌ Around one …

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Atrial fibrillation

What is Atrial fibrillation?

Atrial fibrillation (A-fib) is an irregular and often very rapid heart rhythm (arrhythmia) that can lead to blood clots in the heart. A-fib increases the risk of …

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What is an arrhythmia?

An arrhythmia (also called dysrhythmia) is an irregular or abnormal  heartbeat. What is my pulse? Your pulse indicates your heart rate, or the number of …

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What is Antifungals?

Antifungal medicines treat fungal infections. Fungus in the soil, air and on your skin can cause yeast infections, tinea, and nail and skin infections. Breathing …

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