Conditions beginning with the letter T
- TB (Tuberculosis, Consumption)
- Temporal Arteritis (Giant Cell Arteritis, Inflamed Arteries)
- Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction (TMJD, Jaw Pain)
- Tendinitis (Tendonitis)
- Tendonitis (Tendinitis)
- Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
- Tension Headache (Headaches, Sinus Headache, Migraine)
- Testicular Cancer.
What disease starts with an A?
- Anaplastic thyroid cancer.
- Andersen’s disease.
- Andre syndrome.
- Androgen insensitivity syndrome (AIS)
- Anemia. Anemia, Diamond–Blackfan. Anemia, hypoplastic, congenital. Anemia, pernicious. Anemia, sideroblastic. Anemia sideroblastic spinocerebellar ataxia.
What are types of syndromes?
How can I find out more about specific genetic syndromes?
- YourChild: Angelman Syndrome.
- Cri du Chat Syndrome (5 P-)
- YourChild: Down Syndrome (Trisomy 21)
- YourChild: Fragile X Syndrome.
- Klinefelter Syndrome.
- YourChild: Neurofibromatosis.
- YourChild: Prader-Willi Syndrome.
- YourChild: Rett Syndrome.
What skin disease starts with an M?
Molluscum contagiosum is a skin rash caused by a virus.
What is D disease?
Hemoglobin D disease. Disease definition. Hemoglobin D disease(HbD) is a hemoglobinopathy characterized by production of abnormal variant hemoglobin known as hemoglobin D, with no or mild clinical manifestations (splenomegaly, very mild anemia).
How many different illnesses are there?
There are four main types of disease: infectious diseases, deficiency diseases, hereditary diseases (including both genetic diseases and non-genetic hereditary diseases), and physiological diseases. Diseases can also be classified in other ways, such as communicable versus non-communicable diseases.
What disease starts with an L?
- LAC (La Crosse Encephalitis)
- La Crosse Encephalitis (LAC)
- La Crosse Encephalitis virus (LACV) — see La Crosse Encephalitis.
- LACV (La Crosse Encephalitis virus)
- Lassa Fever.
- Latex Allergies.
- LBRF (Relapsing Fever, Louse-borne)
- LCM (Lymphocytic Choriomeningitis)
Is molluscum a STD?
Molluscum contagiosum is a skin disease caused by the molluscum contagiosum virus (MCV) that usually causes one or more small lesions/bumps. While once a disease primarily of children, molluscum has evolved to become a sexually transmitted disease in adults. It is believed to be a member of the pox virus family.
What is a rare skin disease?
Harlequin ichthyosis is a rare genetic disorder that causes children to be born with hard, thick skin that forms diamond-shaped scales across their bodies. The most common treatment for harlequin ichthyosis is a strict regimen of skin-softening emollients and skin-repairing moisturizers.
How does molluscum start?
The molluscum virus causes the rash after it enters a small break in the skin. Bumps usually appear 2–6 weeks after that. The molluscum virus spreads easily from skin touching skin that has bumps. People also can get it by touching things that have the virus on them, such as toys, clothing, towels, and bedding.
What is Hb E?
Hemoglobin E (HbE) is an abnormal hemoglobin with a single point mutation in the β chain. At position 26 there is a change in the amino acid, from glutamic acid to lysine (E26K). Hemoglobin E is very common among people of Southeast Asian, Northeast Indian, Sri Lankan and Bangladeshi descent.
What is hemoglobin se?
Hemoglobin SE disease is a form of sickle cell disease, which tends to be mild in childhood. However, adults with hemoglobin SE disease may experience complications including painful episodes, dysfunction of the spleen, and anemia.
What is Roussy Levy syndrome?
Roussy Levy syndrome is a term used to describe a neuromuscular disorder that typically becomes apparent during early childhood. This syndrome is considered a form of Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT) disease. This disorder is caused by issues with nerve conduction and sensory dysfunction.