Arteriosclerosis / atherosclerosis

Arteriovenous malformation

Brachial plexus injury

Brain aneurysm

Carotid artery disease

Cervical spondylosis

Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease

Chronic exertional compartment syndrome

Conversion disorder

Conversion disorder occurs when your response to stress shows up as seizures, paralysis or another physical symptom.

Diabetic neuropathy

Dislocated shoulder


A blow to your joint can dislocate the bones that meet at that joint. Don't try popping them back into place yourself. Get medical help.

Eisenmenger syndrome

Essential thrombocythemia

Fibromuscular dysplasia


Golfer's elbow

Heart disease

Heart disease, usually thought of as blockages in the arteries that can cause a heart attack, can describe any medical condition affecting your heart.

Herniated disk

Back pain may mean you have a herniated disk — but not always. In fact, you can have disk herniation without pain. Here are the facts.

Jellyfish stings

Lead poisoning

Lyme disease

Meralgia paresthetica

Meralgia paresthetica — the result of a compressed sensory nerve — is characterized by tingling, numbness and burning pain in your outer thigh.


Migraine with aura

Monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS)

Morton's neuroma

Multiple myeloma

Multiple sclerosis


Paget's disease of bone

Paraneoplastic syndromes of the nervous system

Peripheral artery disease

Peripheral neuropathy

Pinched nerve

A pinched nerve occurs when pressure is applied by surrounding tissues. This pressure disrupts the nerve's function, causing pain, tingling or numbness.

Polycythemia vera

Polycythemia vera is a rare blood disorder in which a person's bone marrow makes too many blood cells.


Porphyria is a group of inherited disorders that result from buildup of natural chemicals call porphyrins, which can cause nervous system and skin problems.

Postherpetic neuralgia

Raynaud's disease

Salivary gland cancer



Spinal cord injury

Spinal stenosis


Syringomyelia is the development of a fluid-filled cyst within your spinal cord. It can cause a variety of neurological symptoms, including pain, weakness and stiffness.


Transient ischemic attack (TIA)

Transverse myelitis

Transverse myelitis — inflammation of the insulating material that covers nerve cells in your spine (myelin) — causes pain, muscle weakness and other problems.

Traumatic brain injury

While mild traumatic brain injury generally results in few long-term problems, more severe injury can cause several physical, emotional, behavioral, communication and cognitive problems.


Vitamin deficiency anemia

Lacking certain vitamins can lead to vitamin deficiency anemia. Find out which vitamins are linked to this condition.

April 08, 2016