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The different types of dermatitis are classified according to the cause of the condition.Contact dermatitis is the condition caused by an allergen or an irritating substance. Irritant contact dermatitis accounts for 80% of all cases of contact dermatitis.Atopic dermatitis is very common worldwide and increasing in

Secondary sexual characteristics

What is Secondary sexual characteristics The physical changes that distinguish the genders from each other. Secondary sexual characteristics emerge with PUBERTY and establish sexual and reproductive maturity: males produce viable SPERM capable of causing PREGNANCY, and females produce ripened OVA (eggs) capable of

Urinary Infection and Cystitis - causes, symptoms and treatment with supplements

The latest studies have declared the accuracy of folk healers’ persuasion: herbs and other natural essences might radically relieve from adverse and potentially serious symptoms of the Urinary Tract Infection – common illness afflicting mainly women. Urinary Tract Infection is an urinary bladder and

What is Black Eye

What is Black Eye

Black Eye - bleeding into the tissues around the EYE resulting from trauma to the area, such as a blow or surgical OPERATION. As with any other bruise, the bleeding causes swelling and discoloration. The most significant concerns with a black eye are damage to the eye or fractures of the orbital bones, which require

Adenoma-to-carcinoma transition

The changes that take place in an ADENOMA, a benign (noncancerous) tumor, as it transforms into an ADENOCARCINOMA, a malignant (cancerous) tumor. The transition to cancer can occur with any adenoma though is most common with adenomas of the colon (intestinal polyps, also called adenomatous polyps). Only a small

Photophobia - what is, definition and symptoms

Photophobia - what is, definition and symptoms

Photophobia- heightened sensitivity to bright light, usually the result of INFLAMMATION or irritation to structures of the EYE or with MYDRIASIS (extended dilation of the pupil). Photophobia causes discomfort in the eye ranging from a burning sensation to outright PAIN. Often there is excessive tearing and the eye

Birthmark - types, symptoms, removal and treatment

Birthmark - types, symptoms, removal and treatment

Birthmark is a discoloration on a newborn’s SKIN present at, or that emerges within a few weeks of, birth. Birthmarks are either vascular (composed of BLOOD vessels and red in color) or pigment (patches of skin that differ in color from the surrounding skin). Though some birthmarks, especially large ones, may be