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Anosmia, (Loss of Smell) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,300. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Anosmia, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Anosmia is the inability to perceive smell Anosmia can be: Incomplete (hyposmia) Permanent (genetic) Transient for reversible cause (common cold) Causes: Respiratory infections Sinusitis Head trauma Congenital Diagnosis: Smell tests Nasal endoscopy MRI Treatment: Antihistamines Steroids Medicine change Surgery for blockages
Mediastinal Tumors, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,020. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Mediastinal Tumors, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Mediastinal tumors (benign or cancerous) are found in the mediastinum, the area in the mid-chest that divides the lungs into right and left. Reproductive (germ) cell Thymic (thymus) Neurogenic (nerve) Lymphatic (lymph) Mesenchymal (tissue) Diagnosis: Mediastinoscopy Biopsy Treatment: Surgery Chemotherapy Radiation
Vulvovaginitis, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,360. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Vulvovaginitis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Vulvovaginitis is an acute swelling and infection of the vulva and vagina Causes: Infections: STD, Fungal infection Chemical irritants: douche, soap Postmenopausal atrophy Diagnosis: Painful urination Vaginal discharge Vulvar/vaginal swab Biopsy of vulva Treatment: Antibiotics Antifungal Anti-itch Estrogen cream
Morton Neuroma, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,780. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Morton Neuroma, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Morton’s Neuroma (inter-digital neuralgia) causes pain in the forefoot especially between between the third and fourth toes. Injury cause swelling of the nerve leading to pain. Diagnosis: Palpable tender mass MRI Treatment: Surgical removal of neuroma Decompress nerve Lignocaine/steroid injection Avoid Tight shoes
Chronic Cough In Children, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,750. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / respiratory, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Chronic Cough In Children, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Cough in children occur from causes anywhere from the nose to the alveoli. Cough occurs from irritation from the pharynx to the lungs and lasts more than 8 weeks. Causes: Asthma Rhinitis Reflux Diagnosis: CXR Allergy test Spirometry Treatment: Avoid smoke Fluid Steam inhalation Avoid allergen Antimucolytic
Ebstein Anomaly, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,720. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Ebstein Anomaly, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Ebstein Anomaly is a rare congenital heart disorder the defective tricuspid valves are found in a downward position and adherence of valve leaflets Thus the blood returns back into the right atrium causing fluid build up in the body Echocardiogram permits definite diagnosis Treatment is surgical repair of the valves.
Incontinence of The Urine, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,150. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Incontinence of Urine, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Urinary incontinence is the uncontrollable leakage of urine Childbirth, enlarged prostate and aging are the main causes Types: Stress Urge Overflow Mixed Diagnosis: Uncontrolled urine leakage Urodynamic Testing Cystoscopy Treatment: Bladder training Pelvic exercise Medicines Prostate removal Bladder reposition
Heart Arrhythmias, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,180. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Heart Arrhythmias, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Arrhythmias are abnormal heart rhythm and beat Types of arrhythmia: Premature beats Supraventricular Ventricular Bradycardia Causes: Heart disease Medicines Infection Diagnosis: ECG Holter monitor Electrophysiological study Echocardiogram Treatment: Medicine Cardioversion Catheter ablation Pacemaker MAZE surgery
Deep Venous Thrombosis, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,950. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Deep Venous Thrombosis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Deep Venous Thrombosis is a blood clot in a deep vein leading to the heart in the legs Causes: Venous stasis Trauma Higher coagulability Diagnosis: Pain and swelling D-dimer test Doppler ultrasound Venogram Treatment: Instant IV heparin Oral warfarin Compression stocking Vena cava filter Removal of blood clot
Phlebitis, (Inflamed Veins) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,430. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Phlebitis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Phlebitis is the inflammation of a vein in the legs Types of phlebitis: Superficial - painful Deep - serious disorder of interior vein Causes: Trauma Immobilization Intravenous catheterization Diagnosis: Doppler ultrasound Venography Treatment: Support stocking Painkillers Blood thinners Antibiotics Vein removal Warm pads
Picker Nodule, (Prurigo Nodularis) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,820. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Picker Nodule, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Picker nodule (PN) is a skin disease featured by itchy nodules caused by scratching which occur on the arms or legs Causes: Atopy or allergy Prolonged and repetitive picking Diagnosis: Skin biopsy Pruritus screening blood tests Dermoscopy Treatment: Steroids Vitamins cryosurgery thalidomide UVB light immunosuppressant
Nocturnal Enuresis, (Night Urination) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,490. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Nocturnal Enuresis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Nocturnal enuresis (NE) is when a child after age 5 or 6 wets the bed at night, more than twice a week There are 2 types: Primary enuresis -never been dry at night for more than 6 months Secondary enuresis -dry for at least 6 months but start enuresis again The doctor may treat with desmopressin or enuresis alarm.
Velpeau: HS Journal Vol. 1, Issue 4
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Velpeau: HS Journal is the only monthly publication focusing on Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS) and the people who are affected by it.
Sick Sinus Syndrome, (Sinus Nodal Disorder) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,940. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Sick Sinus Syndrome, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Sick sinus syndrome is a group of heart rhythm disorders of the sinus node: 1.Sinus bradycardia 2.Sinus pauses 3.Fast heart rate 4.Slow heart rhythm alternating with fast heart rhythm Cause is fibrosis in SA node Diagnosis: ECG Electrophysiology study Treatment: Pacemaker Medicine to control clot RF ablation
Wolff-Parkinson- White-Syndrome, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,090. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome is a congenital disorder where an extra electrical pathway in the heart cause attacks of fast heart rate Symptom: Fast heart beats Breathless Diagnosis: Tachycardia ECG Electrophysiologic study Treatment: Radiofrequency ablation Medicines Surgical ablation Cardioversion.
Communication Disorders, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,290. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Hearing & speech
This book describes Communication Disorders, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Communication Disorders are: Voice-Dysphonia, laryngitis Speech-Dysarthria, apraxia Language-Aphasia Hearing loss-inability to hear Cognition -dementia Treatment: Voice disorder e.g hoarseness can be treated by ENT doctor Speech-language pathologist can help speech Hearing aids Psychotherapy Physiotherapy
Herpes Zoster, (Shingles) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,250. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Herpes Zoster, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Herpes zoster or Shingles occurs where a crop of blisters caused by the varicella zoster virus form a band across one side of the chest, abdomen or face Herpes zoster is a painful blister forming rash affecting one nerve. Diagnosis: VZV DNA positive Treatment: Antiviral drugs Painkiller Antidepressant Rest Cold packs
Atrial Flutter (Flutter in the Heart) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,550. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Atrial Flutter, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Atrial flutter (AFL) is an abnormal heart rhythm resulting in a rapid and irregular heartbeat Atrial flutter is caused by: Heart Diseases Diseases that affect the heart. Post heart surgery Symptoms: Fast heart rates Diagnosis: ECG Holter monitor Electrophysiology studies Treatment: Radiofrequency ablation Medicines
Anal Abscess And Fistula, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,740. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Anal Abscess and Fistula, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases An anal abscess is an infected cavity filled with pus near the anus Anal fistula is the tunnel that forms and connects to an abscess Causes Abscess:aerobic and anaerobic bacteria Anal fistula:tract in abscess that burst Symptoms: Swelling Pain Pus discharge MRI Treatment: Abscess:drainage Fistula:fistulotomy
Arachnoiditis, (Inflamed Arachnoid) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,290. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Arachnoiditis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Arachnoiditis is a pain disorder caused by the inflammation of the arachnoid, the middle layer of the 3 membranes of the meninges Causes: Chemicals Infection Trauma Symptoms are: Pain insects creeping on skin Tingling Diagnosis: CT and MRI scan Treatment: Pain relief Physiotherapy Psychotherapy Intra-thecal steroid inj