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Paraproteinemia

Definition Paraproteinemia can be defined as a medical condition, in which excessive quantities of paraprotein are present in the blood. This condition is also known…

Prophylaxis

Definition This word refers to measures that are taken in order to prevent health problems or disease instead of treating or curing an existing condition….

Clavicle Fracture

What is a Clavicle Fracture? This medical condition is referred to as a broken collarbone and is one of the most common shoulder injuries. This…

Exostosis

Definition: What is Exostosis? This is a bony outgrowth that can occur anywhere on your body and is non-cancerous. It is basically the formation of…

White Discharge Before Period

All women experience vaginal white discharge before their period, during the years they are fertile. The white discharge is completely normal and it does not…

Episcleritis

What is Episcleritis? It is the abrupt onset of inflammation in the tissue that lies over the white part of your eye. It is a…

Thrombophlebitis

What is Thrombophlebitis? This is the inflammation of one or more of your veins. Breaking the word down, “Thrombo” means blood clot and “Phlebitis” means…

Chondrosarcoma

What is Chondrosarcoma? This is a very rare type of cancer. It develops in your cartilage cells and is second most common type of bone…

Diabetic Retinopathy

What is Diabetic Retinopathy? Diabetic Retinopathy is a chronic and progressive disease of the retinal microvasculature as a result of complication from Diabetes. It is…