Infections

Infections
pitted keratolysis

Pitted Keratolysis

What is Pitted Keratolysis? Pitted keratolysis is a medical condition in which the skin on the feet and toes becomes infected with bacteria, due to...
swollen tongue

Swollen Tongue

What is a Swollen Tongue? This is an abnormal condition that can happen for a variety of reasons. It may or may not be severe...
blurred vision

Blurred Vision in One Eye

What is Blurred Vision? This is not so much a medical condition but more of a symptom that is letting you know that there is...
cold sores

Cold Sores

What are Cold Sores? This can be described as a small fluid-filled blister than can be painful and it erupts around and in your oral...
yellow fever

Yellow Fever

What is Yellow Fever? It is an acute viral hemorrhagic infection and has been traced back as far as four hundred years ago. It was...
blepharitis

Blepharitis

What is Blepharitis? Blepharitis is inflammation or swelling of your eyelids and can be a very painful and uncomfortable condition. It is also a very...
paronychia

Paronychia

What is Paronychia? Paronychia is a fairly common superficial infection affecting the epithelium around the nails. This can affect the nails on the fingers and...
swollen eyelid

Swollen Eyelid

What is a Swollen Eyelid? Periorbital Edema is a condition which may affect nearly each of us. This condition is known as swollen eyelid or...
bump on lip

Bump on Lip

At times some of us may suffer from having bumps on the lips. These may sometimes become so uncomfortable to the extent that it...
white bump on tongue

White Bump on Tongue

Having white bump on tongue can become really uncomfortable. Often, this would interfere with the way you talk and even when eating. The white...
bump on eyelid

Bump on Eyelid

Have you ever experienced a bump growing in your eyelid? The bump found on your eyelid is called a chalazion. However, you should not...
infected ingrown hair

Infected Ingrown Hair

What is Infected Ingrown Hair? It may probably sound new to you to hear something about ingrown hair. It could probably be that you hear...
infected pimple

Infected Pimple

What is an Infected Pimple? A pimple is a small inflammation on the skin. This may start to show up specifically during puberty or adolescence...
inflamed eyelid

Inflamed Eyelid

What is an Inflamed Eyelid? You may have already experienced having inflamed eyelids. The eyelids become inflamed when the oil glands at the junction of...
inflamed lymph nodes

Inflamed Lymph Nodes

What are Inflamed Lymph Nodes? Inflamed or swollen lymph nodes are not at all times considered a serious condition. Oftentimes, inflamed lymph nodes can just...
inflamed tonsils

Inflamed Tonsils

What are Inflamed Tonsils? Inflamed tonsils are synonymous to tonsillitis. These tonsils are the lymph nodes found in the back of the mouth and top...
flat warts on face

Flat Warts on Face

What are Flat Warts? Flat wart or verruca plana is a condition that one does not love to have. These benign tumors can be physically...
inflamed appendix

Inflamed Appendix

What is Inflamed Appendix? The inflamed appendix or also known as appendicitis is a condition that needs immediate medical assistance. The appendix’ function to our...
inflamed gallbladder

Inflamed Gallbladder

The inflammation of the gallbladder is medically known as cholecystitis. Varying factors can be rooted for the cause of this condition such as:Sex...
inflamed colon

Inflamed Colon

What is an Inflamed Colon? Colitis or known as the inflammation of the colon affects about a small percent of Americans. This condition usually occurs...
poison ivy rash

Poison Ivy Rash

What is Poison Ivy Rash? Scientifically known as toxicodendron radicans is a poisonous plant found in North America. It produces urushiol, the compound responsible for...
inflamed liver

Inflamed Liver

What is an Inflamed Liver? There are many conditions associated with the liver. One of the common diseases of liver is inflammation, which can be...
warts on tongue pictures

Warts on Tongue

A wart or verruca vulgaris on the tongue is a condition that needs to be taken care of immediately. This can be a nuisance...
baby rashes

Baby Rashes

Babies are tiny creatures that are not spared of rashes despite their smooth, soft skin. At some point of the baby’s life, rashes appear...
strep throat pictures

Strep Throat

What is Strep Throat? Streptococcal sore throat or famously known as strep throat is a respiratory condition that is caused by a specific streptococcal bacteria....