The most recognizable symptom will include a bluish discoloration of the skin and mucous membranes; this is referred to as cyanosis. Patients with Eisenmenger syndrome can develop cyanosis in the lips, fingernails, and toes. Due to the inadequate oxygen to the blood supply the patient may also display high levels of red blood cells. Other signs can include broadening of the tips of the fingers and toes this is known as clubbing.
Treatment often begins with medications aimed at reducing the severity of symptoms and prevent complications or infections. Eczema is a skin condition which is severe and can be persistent throughout a person’s life. People suffering from eczema tend to manifest scaled, crusty, and reddened skin coupled with intense itching. Eczema has no cure. However, the intense itching can be averted by some medications.
Some have a foul smell and pus draining from them. Others have significant inflammation and redness and feel warm to the touch. The worst chronic wounds have decaying tissue that appears to be rotting. Possible Causes To care for a chronic wound, one must be able to identify what is causing it in the first place. A review of their medical records will help point out any underlying health conditions that could be attributing to the problem.
Symptoms include discoloration in the skin, pain in the affected area, infection, open skin, skin that does not lighten to the touch, skin may be softer or firmer than the surrounding skin. And the diagnosis for Decubitus Ulcer is when your doctor may refer you to a wound care team of doctors, specialists and nurses experienced in treating pressure sores. The team may evaluate your ulcer based on several important aspects. And they are the size and depth of the ulcer, the type of tissue (skin, muscle, and/or bone) directly affected by the ulcer, the color of the skin affected by the ulcer, the amount of tissue death that occurs from the ulcer and the condition of the ulcer (such as infection, foul odor, and bleeding). Also the physician also may take samples of the fluids and tissue found within the pressure sore.
TITLE NOT DECIDED YET Cystic Fibrosis or CF, is a life long condition caused by a progressive genetic disease. This disease causes the mucus producing glands of the body such as the intestinal and sweat glands to function incorrectly. Due to the malfunction in the glands that produce mucus, the lungs tend to accumulate thick mucus that eventually leads to infection, difficulty breathing and in severe cases a lung transplant or respiratory failure. This disease also effects the
Symptoms of skin cancer appear in certain places in the body such as redness in certain areas of the skin, other areas away from the natural redness of the skin.(6) Itching affects certain parts of the skin and it is one of the most important symptoms that show periods of intermittent.(6) continuous skin infections are one of the main symptoms of skin cancer, in addition to blue or red spots that appear on the skin.(6) Also symptoms of skin cancer in young people is having protuberances on the skin.(8) Skin cancer can be cured depending on the size of the tumor, its type, depth and location.(7)
Crohn 's is an immune-mediated inflammatory disease that belongs to a larger group of illnesses called inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). It is associated with inflammation of the digestive tract, or gastrointestinal (GI) tract, which runs from the mouth to the anus, and includes the stomach and intestines. It more commonly affects the end of the small intestine and the large intestine. Crohn 's disease symptoms and complications are unpredictable , you may experience almost no symptoms, then have a sudden flare-up. Or you could experience symptoms every day Crohn 's disease is difficult to diagnose, because symptoms vary and because it can be similar to other conditions.
Rosacea is a chronic, cutaneous, vascular skin disorder that causes redness to the face. It may also cause some swelling, tiny pink or red pimples and the presence of broken blood vessels may appear. Rosacea usually affects the cheeks, forehead, chin and nose. The cause of Rosacea is unknown today but there are several theories that cause the redness and flare ups in people with rosacea. These factors include spicy and hot foods, caffeine, alcohol, extreme temperatures, sun exposure, exercise, emotional stress, scrubbing or massaging the face, toiletries and some cosmetics.
So you should know what they are, even though this is an external procedure. When having lithotripsy, you may experience internal bleeding, which can require a blood transfusion. There is also a chance of infection and/or kidney damage, if a stone fragment blocks urine flow out of the kidneys. Possible kidney damage can occur after lithotripsy causing them not to work as well following the procedure. Possible but rare complications that can occur are high blood pressure and kidney
AFib treatment options vary depending upon the severity of the disease and the underlying reasons or diseases that caused it to occur. Atrial fibrillation, also known as AFib, must be treated on a case-by-case basis in order to reduce the risk of other health problems or complications. Understanding AFib AFib occurs when the uppermost chambers of the heart beat irregualry and uncoordinated with the lower two chambers. AFib often causes a fast heartbeat that is irregular, chest pain, difficulty breathing, heart palpitations, weakness and dizziness. AFib episodes may happen sporadically or become chronic and occur regularly.
Lupus is also a disease of flares, the symptoms worsen and you feel ill, and remissions (the symptoms improve and you feel better). (Wallace) Common symptoms of Lupus includes feeling very tired and having joint pain or swelling (arthritis), a fever, and skin rashes. The rash often happens after you have been in the sun. People with Lupus may suffer from mouth sores and hair loss.
A rash for dermatomyositis can be a violet-colored or dusty red rash that appears most commonly on a person’s face or eyelids, but it can also be found around a person’s nails, knuckles, elbows, back, chest and knees. Most of the time the first visual sign of dermatomyositis is a patchy bluish-purplish rash. Another sign of dermatomyositis is the progressive weakening of the muscles closest to the trunk of the body, such as: the hips, thighs, shoulders, upper arms, and neck. Over time this pain will gradually worsen, so the weakness will affect both the right and left sides of the
The most common is plaque psoriasis in which the patches are slightly elevated on the skin. These areas are called plaques and may develop white scales that start to slough off. The main difference between the two diseases is that eczema may have bumps that ooze fluid, while psoriasis is always dry. Psoriasis may be linked to genetics and can be
I- Search Description: LSD, the commonly misconceived drug II- Thesis Statement: LSD is a very interesting and misunderstood drug, and society’s view on it is completely backwards. III- Key Findings: Contrary to popular belief, Like cannabis, LSD is made from a natural substance as well called Ergot fungus LSD is commonly bashed upon because many drug dealers will sell other “research chemicals” that can be very harmful LSD is considered one of the safest drugs (considered safer than marijuana due to the fact that marijuana is commonly smoked) LSD only alters the brain’s chemistry for a couple days until it returns to normal The only deaths related to LSD are in immensely high doses that are unrealistic (almost 200 street tabs) or due to