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Glaucoma

Glaucoma

Glaucoma is the loss of vision that occurs due to the damage of the optic nerve, which carries visual information from the eye to the brain. It is the second most common cause of blindness in the United States. Symptoms There are three basic types of Glaucoma: The open-angle glaucoma (OAG) is the most common [...]

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Diabetic Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemia

Diabetic Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemia

Diabetic hyperosmolar hyperglycemia is a serious complication of diabetes that is commonly seen in older, Type 2 diabetes patients. The condition involves high blood sugar levels without ketones, the byproducts of fat metabolism. Causes Hyperosmolar hyperglycemia occurs when the kidneys are unable to remove excess sugars via urine. The increased sugar levels in the blood [...]

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Large Cell Lymphoma

Large Cell Lymphoma

Large cell lymphoma is a type of non-Hodgkin lymphoma that affects B- and T-cells of the immune system. This aggressive form of cancer accounts for almost 31 percent of all non-Hodgkin’s lymphomas and may develop in the neck, chest, throat or abdomen. It may, further, spread to skin and other tissues under the skin, bone [...]

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