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Iliac Crest

Iliac Crest

Iliac crest form the margin of ileum and is a broad curved structure that helps protect the pelvic region. The curved part of ileum forming the iliac crest offers strength to pelvis structure. The iliac crest is that one on top of pelvic bone forming a curved ridge. Most back, hip, and abdominal muscles are [...]

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Pain in Belly Button Area

Pain in Belly Button Area

Pain in belly button can occur due to a variety of causes. Some of the common causes, associated symptoms, and relevant treatment options are discussed below. Causes of pain in belly button Pain in belly button may be caused due to: Stomach flu: A common cause of pain in belly button, stomach flu occurs due [...]

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Pain Under Left Rib

Pain Under Left Rib

Pain under left rib, which could appear suddenly or develop gradually, can be due to an assortment of factors.   It could a result of gas build up or indigestion. In some instances, the pain is psychological in nature, but more often than not, pain felt below the left rib has something to do with a [...]

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is a condition wherein a nerve in the wrist gets pinched causing pain, numbness and hand weakness. Individuals suffering from the condition find it hard to sleep at night due to the tingling sensation caused by the suppressed nerve. Majority of the people who are affected by this problem are those whose [...]

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Burst Blood Vessel in Eye

Burst Blood Vessel in Eye

When you see someone having a dark-red patch on the whites of the eye, he or she is suffering from a condition known as “subconjunctival hemorrhage”. The condition usually looks worse than it actually is, and is caused by the rupturing of the tiny, but fragile, blood vessels in the eye. The tissue that lines [...]

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Pilonidal Abscess

Pilonidal Abscess

Pilonidal abscess is an infection, which occurs in cyst at the pilonidal part of the body. Pilonidal is an area located beneath the tailbone. This area is specifically located under the tailbone and at the top part of the cleft in buttocks. This area is covered with hair and at time because of its location, [...]

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Tragus Piercing – Pain, Infection Risks, Healing Time, Cost, Jewelry Types

Tragus Piercing – Pain, Infection Risks, Healing Time, Cost, Jewelry Types

Tragus piercing is perforation of the tragus, a small pointed elevation; located in front of the concha of the ear. This puncture is made for wearing fancy jewelry of different types. This protuberated cartilage is located outside the ear canal which makes it one of the suitable spots for ear piercing. This is not possible [...]

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Signs of heart attack in women over 40

Signs of heart attack in women over 40

Heart diseases are often associated with men. However, more women, especially those over 40 years, are diagnosed with fatal heart diseases as compared to men. Also, the signs of heart attack in women are different from men. You may go through the below listed signs and symptoms of heart attack in women and then take [...]

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Signs of heart attack in women over 50

Signs of heart attack in women over 50

Heart attack is one of the major causes of mortality in women over 50 years of age. It may also be noted that women take a longer time than men to identify and seek treatment for heart attacks and other cardiac conditions. Listed below are signs of heart attack in women over 50 which will [...]

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Lower Abdominal Pain in Women

Lower Abdominal Pain in Women

Every woman experiences lower abdominal pain at some point in their lives. In order to lessen the pain,a patient should know the type of pain,its symptoms, and the underlying cause of the pain. This way, affected women can ease the pain and know how to remain healthy. Some of the common causes for lower abdominal [...]

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