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  • Appendicitis Symptoms and Treatment

    Appendicitis Symptoms and Treatment

    6 years ago

    Appendicitis is the inflammation of the vermiform appendix, a small pencil-like structure connected with the cecum, the first part of the large intestine. Appendicitis is caused by an obstruction and infection in the...

  • Wart Causes and Treatment

    Wart Causes and Treatment

    6 years ago

    A dense mat of spider webs, held onto the skin by a piece of paper fastened with string. Compresses of castor oil. The milk squeezed from the leaf of a wild lettuce. These are some of the treatments that were in use...

  • Syphilis Causes and Treatment

    Syphilis Causes and Treatment

    6 years ago

    Syphilis is a potentially fatal sexually transmitted disease caused by a bacterium (spirochete) called Treponema pallidum. The same organism causes another disease called yaws which is transmitted by close body contact...

  • Eczema Symptoms and Treatment

    Eczema Symptoms and Treatment

    7 years ago

    The term eczema describes a large range of skin diseases that cause itching and burning of the skin. It typically appears as red, swollen skin that is initially covered with small fluid-filled blisters that later break...

  • Tinea Symptoms and Treatment

    Tinea Symptoms and Treatment

    7 years ago

    Fungi are members of the plant family, and a limited number of them can cause infections in humans. The vast majority of fungal infections occur on the skin, but other commonly affected areas include the vagina, mouth...