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Hematuria, (Blood in Urine) A Simple Guide to The Condition, Related Diseases And Use in Diagnosis of Diseases
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Hematuria (blood in urine) and the Its Use in Diseases Diagnosis. Two types of blood in the urine exist: 1. Gross hematuria 2. Microscopic hematuria Causes of hematuria are 1. Ureteric or kidney or bladder stones 2. Cancer of the kidney or bladder 3. Inflammation of the kidney, urethra, bladder or prostate 4. Polycystic kidney disease 5. Sickle cell Anemia 6. Hemophilia.
Aluminum Toxicity, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,370. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Aluminum Toxicity, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Aluminum toxicity happens when a person takes orally or breathes high level of aluminum into the body 1. Aluminum cookware or cans 2. Infant Formulas 3. Aluminum in vaccines or antacids The diagnosis is based on high aluminum in the blood Removal of aluminum is with deferoxamine and avoiding aluminum sources.
Ventricular Septal Defect, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,490. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Ventricular Septal Defect (VSD), Its Treatment and Related Diseases. Ventricular septal defect is the presence of one or more holes in the wall that separates the right and left ventricles of the heart. VSD is diagnosed by: 1. A heart murmur 2. Echocardiogram Treatment is by: Small VSD closes by preschool and is not treated Surgery for VSD repair is done by the first year.
Q-fever, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,190. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / respiratory, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Q-Fever (a potential bioterrorism bacteria), Diagnosis, Treatment and Related Diseases. Q fever is a self limited infection caused by Coxiella burneti bacteria that can affect the lungs, heart, liver and other parts of the body. Diagnosis is by: Exposure to animals Antibodies of Coxiella burnetii Treatment is by: Doxycycline Tetracyclines 2-3 g per day Hydroxychloroquine.
Legionnaire's Disease, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,290. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / respiratory, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the disease Legionnaire's Disease and Its Treatment and Related Diseases Legionnaire disease is a highly infectious lung disease caused by Legionella bacteria and spread through soil or contaminated air from air conditioner units. Diagnosis is from sputum culture or indirect legionna bacterial antibody (>1.256) Treatment is by antibiotics e.g., ciprofloraxin, erythromycin etc.
Leukocytosis, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,570. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Leukocytosis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Leukocytosis is a disorder when the white blood cell count (disease-fighting cells) is higher than the normal range in the blood. Leukocytosis occurs: 1. Fight an infection 2. Drug Reaction 3. Bone marrow Disorder Treatment is by Leukapheresis (exchange blood transfusion) or use of rasburicase and hydration.
Ulcerative Colitis, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,210. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Ulcerative Colitis, Treatment and Related Diseases. Ulcerative Colitis is an inflammatory disease of the colon and rectum causing ulcers in the lining of the colon and rectum and diarrhea. Colonoscopy is done to confirm evidence of ulcerative colitis. Treatment is by: Steroids, Immunosuppresant, Bed rest in hospital, Surgery if the attacks are severe or blocked intestine.
Snoring, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,290. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Sleep & sleep disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Snoring, treatment and Other Related Diseases. Snoring is the noise caused during sleep by vibrations of the soft tissues at the back of the nose and throat. The cause of snoring is due to the flapping of the tissues lining the upper throat. Diagnosis is by: Sleep study with monitoring devices Treatment is by: Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Nasal Congestion treatment.
Infection Of Helicobacter Pylori, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,930. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Helicobacter pylori Infection, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Helicobacter pylori infection is a disorder in which a bacterium that can infect the lining of the duodenum and stomach. Infection with H. pylori can be confirmed by: 1. A test done on stools, 2. A urea breath test Treatment is by: Omeprazole, amoxicillin, and clarithromycin (OAC) 10 days Bismuth
Dyspepsia (Indigestion), A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,500. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Dyspepsia (Indigestion), Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Dyspepsia is a mild disorder presenting with upper abdomen discomfort after taking food. It happens when people eat too much, too fast or too hard foods. Diagnosis is by gastroscopy for inflammation or polyps. The main treatment is: 1.Proper chewing of food 2.Medicines for gastritis 3.Enzymes,antacids.
Ascites, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,420. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the disease Ascites and Its Treatments and Related Diseases. Ascites is the collection of fluid in the peritoneal cavity, causing abdominal swelling. Most common causes: 1. Congestive heart failure 2. Liver Cirrhosis Paracentesis or abdominal tap is done. Treatment is by: 1. Diuretics, to remove water 2. Limit salt 3. Large volume paracentesis 4. TIPS (shunt to reroute blood)
Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,680. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury, Diagnosis, Treatment and Related Conditions. Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries are sport injuries most often a result of low-velocity, non-contact, slowing down injuries and direct force injuries. Most ligament injuries diagnoses are made: Examine knee MRI knee Treatment is by: Physiotherapy Braces Rebuild torn ligament Rehabilitation
Allergic Rhinitis A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,500. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Allergies, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Allergic Rhinitis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Allergic rhinitis is a medical disorder of allergic effects affecting the nose such as dust, animal dander or pollen. Allergy testing may show the pollen or other substances that trigger the symptoms. 1. Skin testing 2. IgE RAST tests Treatments are: Antihistamines Corticosteroids, Decongestants, Immunotherapy.
Thyroglossal Duct Cysts, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,680. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Thyroglossal Duct Cysts, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. The thyroglossal duct cyst is the second most common cystic lump in the front part of neck that is formed due to a persistent thyroglossal duct Ultrasound scans are used to visualize the cyst. Treatment is by: 1. Antibiotic 2. Incising and draining the cyst if antibiotic do not wor 3. Excising the cyst.
Neck Lumps, (Cervical Masses) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,440. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Neck Lumps, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. A neck lump is a disorder where there is a lump, bump, or swelling in the neck. All neck lumps may involve fine-needle aspirate or excision biopsy, CXR and ultrasound or MRI. Antibiotics are needed If the lump is caused by a bacterial infection Surgery, radiotherapy or chemotherapy is needed to remove a cancer lump.
Rheumatoid Arthritis, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,610. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Rheumatoid Arthritis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Rheumatoid arthritis is the most common autoimmune arthritis. Joint inflammation creates: 1. Heat, 2. Swelling, 3. Pain, 4. Progressive joint destruction Diagnosis is by: Rheumatoid factor Anti-CCP antibody Joint MRI Treatment is by: Physiotherapy a. Steroids b. Methotrexate c. Infliximab d. Anakinra.
Psoriasis, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,990. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Psoriasis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Psoriasis is an autoimmune disorder of the skin that consists of red patches covered by silvery-white scales. Skin biopsy is done to rule out other possible conditions. Psoriasis has at present no cure. Treatment is by: 1. Topical medicines e.g. steroids, tar 2. Systemic therapy e.g. methotrexate 3. Phototherapy e.g PUVA
The Sneeze, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,670. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Sneeze, Diagnosis, Treatment and Related Conditions. Sneezing, or sternutation, can be a strong, sudden, uncontrolled burst of air through the nose and mouth. Sneezing is produced by an irritation to the nasal lining. Allergy is pre-diagnosed with medical history and physical examination. Treatment is by: Avoid irritants Steroids Oral and topical decongestants Ipratropium.
Degenerative Arthritis (Osteoarthritis) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,230. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Degenerative Arthritis (Osteoarthritis), Diagnosis,Treatment and Related Diseases. Osteoarthritis (OA) is a degenerative disorder of the joints due to aging and wear and tear. A diagnosis of OA is made by: Pain and stiffness of joint Loss of the joint space Bone spurs on x-ray Treatment is by: Physiotherapy Brace Painkiller Intra-articular steroid Joint replacement surgery.
HyperUricemia (Gout), A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,530. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Hyperuricemia (Gout), Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Hyperuricemia (Gout) is a disorder of the excessive uric acid in the blood. Gout is diagnosed if the patient has the typical gout signs and raised blood uric acid. Deposits in the kidneys lead to chronic kidney disease. Treatment is by: NSAID painkiller probenecid cochicine Water to flush out the uric acid.