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Although the absence of menstruation (amenorrhea) is seldom serious, the condition can often be linked to an underlying problem requiring treatment.
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Encephalitis is inflammation of the brain usually caused by a viral infection. Severe cases can cause brain damage, even death.
Reduce your risk of esophageal cancer by eating more fruits and vegetables.
Heart disease, usually thought of as blockages in the arteries that can cause a heart attack, can describe any medical condition affecting your heart.
Caused by contractions of your diaphragm, hiccups are usually harmless. But rarely, hiccups may signal an underlying medical condition that requires treatment.
Krabbe disease is a rare, inherited disorder — most often affecting infants — that impairs functioning of the central nervous system and usually leads to early death.
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Pneumonitis is a general term for lung inflammation. It can cause difficulty breathing, often accompanied by a cough.
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.
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