Scabies Brief description of the disease Scabies in humans - is a contagious parasitic skin disease.It is known to mankind since ancient times, but doctors could not for a long time to identify the parasite and therefore denied the pathogenic nature of the disease and the appearance of skin defects linked to the emotional state of patients.Nowadays, it is known that scabies in childr...Continue Reading
Head injuries Mechanical injuries of the skull bones and brain are of varying severity to a separate list of medical trauma - traumatic brain injury. Today complicated traumatic brain injury in the lead in the list of the most common traumatic injuries resulting in total or partial disability of the victims and to the death.According to official data of medical statistics head injury ...Continue Reading
Cytomegalovirus Why cytomegalovirus is considered one of the most insidious diseases of our time? In order to answer this question, it is necessary to have at least a general idea of what constitutes a cytomegalovirus.Intrigue cytomegalovirus is that, penetrating into the human body, infectious agents remain there forever, and the vast majority of infected disease occurs in a latent...Continue Reading
Cirrhosis Cirrhosis is a consequence of chronic liver disease and leads to loss of organ function.Dense diseased liver, reduced or increased in size, rough and bumpy. Ascites (fluid retention in the abdominal cavity) is the most common complication caused by cirrhosis, and is associated with low quality of life and increased risk of infection.Other potentially life-threatening complicatio...Continue Reading
Cirrhosis Cirrhosis this end stage severe liver disease, at which the regeneration of the liver structure, replacement of normal tissue with fibrous growths, loss of hepatocytes, resulting in liver gradually loses its function.At the same time the most important signs of cirrhosis are involvement in the pathological process of the whole liver, breach of its lobular structure and portal h...Continue Reading
Celiac Celiac disease - a congenital disease in which marked intolerance of certain proteins contained in grains.You can often hear the misconception that celiac disease is a new disease that appeared only in the last decade.This is not so, because celiac disease has been described for the first time about a thousand years ago, and at the same time received the name «Morbus coeliacus»....Continue Reading
Chronic pyelonephritis Brief description of the disease Chronic pyelonephritis - an inflammatory disease of the urinary system.At the moment, it is considered the most common infections among genitourinary system and is diagnosed in 60-75% of patients admitted to hospital with complaints of difficulty urinating.The inflammatory process affects not only the pelvis, and kidney tissue, ...Continue Reading
Chronic nephritis chronic nephritis - a disease that develops as a result of untreated acute nephritis. develops the disease, usually as a result of prolonged exposure to the kidneys of infectious foci.Sometimes, chronic nephritis can develop without acute nephritis stage in the past.First, the chronic nature of the disease depends on the presence of infection in the body, inadequate trea...Continue Reading
Chronic glomerulonephritis Brief description of the disease Chronic glomerulonephritis - a bilateral allergic kidney disease has an infectious character.In the course of developing the disease occurs nephron failure - kidney structures that filter urine.Chronic glomerulonephritis, symptoms which often manifest themselves as a result of the progression of the acute form of the disease...Continue Reading
Chronic bronchitis General characteristics of the disease Chronic bronchitis - an inflammatory disease of the bronchial tubes, which is accompanied by phlegm and persistent cough for more than 2 years.Pulmonologists offer share chronic bronchitis, symptoms of which occur in 3-8% of the adult population in two forms - primary and secondary.When the primary form of the patient has diff...Continue Reading
Diabetes General characteristics of diabetes - one of the most common diseases in the world.More often than diabetes are diagnosed each ye...
KS terrible disease "Kaposi's sarcoma" was named after Moritz Kaposi, Austrian dermatologist, who discovered this type of skin disease.Thi...
Sarcoma name sarcoma, the disease comes from the Greek word "Sarcos', which literally means" meat ".Sarcoma brings together a large group ...