In-depth

Causes

Adenomyosis

Baker's cyst

Brain tumor

Cancer

Carotid artery disease

Cerebral palsy

Cluster headache

Cushing syndrome

Exercise headaches

Frostbite

Marfan syndrome

Menstrual cramps

A monthly period is bad enough. Add in painful menstrual cramps, and you may be cursing this thing called womanhood. How do you get relief?

Myasthenia gravis

Neurofibromatosis

Patellar tendinitis

Placenta accreta

Primary progressive aphasia

Pulmonary embolism

Sex headaches

Shaken baby syndrome


Spinal cord injury

Transient global amnesia

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.

Undescended testicle

Uterine fibroids

Complications

Abdominal aortic aneurysm

Bone metastasis

Brain aneurysm

Cervical cancer

Chronic pelvic pain in women

Claudication

Dementia

Dwarfism

Grand mal seizure

Heart failure

Liver disease

Lung cancer

Microcephaly

Nasopharyngeal carcinoma

Osteoarthritis

Paraneoplastic syndromes of the nervous system

Pericardial effusion

Pulmonary hypertension

Rectovaginal fistula

Rheumatoid arthritis

Soft tissue sarcoma

Stroke

Throat cancer

TMJ disorders

Ventricular fibrillation

Definition

Spinal cord tumor

Vertebral tumor

Risk factors

Atypical hyperplasia of the breast

Breast cancer

Cystic fibrosis

Incompetent cervix

Pancreatic cysts

Placenta previa

Symptoms

Amenorrhea

Although the absence of menstruation (amenorrhea) is seldom serious, the condition can often be linked to an underlying problem requiring treatment.

Chest pain

Coma

Dizziness

Dysarthria

Headaches in children

Heart murmurs

Hiccups

Peripheral neuropathy

Snoring

Whiplash

Treatments and drugs

Reye's syndrome

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