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Nasal Polyps Picture

Nasal Polyps – Causes, Symptoms, Treatment and Prevention

Nasal polyps are one of the chronic inflammatory diseases which develop in the form of tender, painless and benign growths on the nasal passages or sinuses linings. It looks like hanging grapes or teardrops. The larger sizes of these noncancerous growths develop excessive discomfort which requires immediate medical attention. Small […]

Pancolitis Picture

Pancolitis – Causes, Types, Symptoms and Treatment

Pancolitis is a type of ulcerative colitis that affects the entire large intestine. It is also known as pan-ulcerative or total colitis or universal colitis. This is a chronic inflammatory bowel disease as it develops over a long period of time. Though there is no definite cure for this chronic […]

Ascites Causes and Treatment

Ascites: Causes, Pictures, Symptoms and Treatment

Ascites refers to a condition when there is increased fluid in the peritoneal cavity. So, what’s this cavity about, and where is it located? Well, the abdominal organs are contained in a sac/membrane referred to as peritoneum. This peritoneal cavity generally includes a low amount of fluid (though it varies […]