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    Related Diseases & Conditions

    • Rectal Bleeding (Blood in Stool, Hematochezia) Rectal bleeding (hematochezia) refers to the passage of bright red blood from the anus. Rectal bleeding may be moderate to severe...learn more »
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      Rectal Bleeding (Blood in Stool, Hematochezia) Article
      • Rectal bleeding (blood in stool) facts
      • What does rectal bleeding (blood in stool) mean?
      • What are the causes of blood in the stool (rectal bleeding)?
      • What diseases and conditions can cause blood in the stool (rectal bleeding)?
      • Anal fissure
      • Hemorrhoids
      • Diverticulosis
      • Colon cancer and polyps
      • Polypectomy
      • Angiodysplasias
      • Colitis and proctitis
      • Meckel's diverticulum
      • Rare causes of rectal bleeding
      • How is the cause and site of rectal bleeding determined?
      • History and physical examination
      • Anoscopy
      • Flexible sigmoidoscopy
      • Colonoscopy
      • Radionuclide scans
      • Visceral angiogram
      • Video capsule and small intestine enteroscopy
      • MRI and CT tomographic angiography
      • Nasogastric tube aspiration
      • Esophagogastroduodenoscopy
      • Blood tests
      • How is rectal bleeding treated?
    • Abdominal Pain Abdominal pain is pain in the belly and can be acute or chronic. Causes include inflammation, distention of an organ, and loss...learn more »
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      Abdominal Pain Article
      • Abdominal pain facts
      • What is abdominal pain?
      • What causes abdominal pain?
      • How is the cause of abdominal pain diagnosed?
      • Characteristics, symptoms, and signs of the abdominal pain
      • Associated signs and symptoms of abdominal pain
      • Physical examination
      • Exams and tests
      • Special problem in irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) of diagnosing the cause of abdominal pain
      • Why can diagnosis of the cause of abdominal pain be difficult?
      • How can I help my doctor to determine the cause of my abdominal pain?
    • Stool Color & Texture Changes (Black, Red, Maroon, Green, Yellow, Gray, Tarry, Sticky) Stool color is generally brown. When stool color changes, often, an individual becomes concerned. The presence of the bilirubin...learn more »
      In This Article
      Stool Color & Texture Changes (Black, Red, Maroon, Green, Yellow, Gray, Tarry, Sticky) Article
      • What color is normal stool?
      • What causes normal stool color?
      • How do changes in bilirubin affect stool color?
      • How does intestinal bleeding change stool color?
      • What other things can cause changes in the color of stool?
      • What are the symptoms of stool color changes?
    • Liver Cancer Liver cancer is the fifth most common cancer in the world and the majority of patients with liver cancer will die within one year...learn more »
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      Liver Cancer Article
      • Liver cancer facts
      • What is liver cancer (hepatocellular carcinoma, HCC)?
      • What is the scope of the liver cancer problem?
      • What are the population characteristics (epidemiology) of liver cancer?
      • What are liver cancer causes and risk factors?
      • What are liver cancer symptoms and signs?
      • How is liver cancer diagnosed?
      • Blood tests
      • Imaging studies
      • Liver biopsy or aspiration
      • What is the natural history of liver cancer?
      • What are the treatment options for liver cancer?
      • Chemotherapy and biotherapy
      • Chemoembolization (trans-arterial chemoembolization or TACE)
      • Radioembolization
      • Ablation techniques
      • Cryoablation
      • Stereotactic radiosurgery
      • Proton beam therapy
      • Surgery
      • Is there a role for routine screening for liver cancer?
      • What is fibrolamellar carcinoma?
      • What's in the future for the prevention and treatment of liver cancer?
    • Migraine Migraine is usually periodic attacks of headaches on one or both sides of the head. These may be accompanied by nausea, vomiting,...learn more »
      In This Article
      Migraine Article
      • What is a migraine headache?
      • What are the symptoms of migraine headaches?
      • What are some of the variants of migraine headaches?
      • How is a migraine headache diagnosed?
      • How are migraine headaches treated?
      • What is the treatment for moderate to severe migraine headaches?
      • What other medications are used for treating migraine headaches?
      • How are migraine headaches prevented?
      • What are migraine triggers?
      • What should migraine sufferers do?
      • What are prophylactic medications for migraine headaches?
      • What is the proper way to use preventive medications?
      • What is the treatment for menstrual migraine?
      • Conclusions
    • Malaria Malaria is an infectious disease transmitted by the bite of an infected Anopheles mosquito. Symptoms of malaria include chills,...learn more »
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      Malaria Article
      • Malaria facts
      • What is malaria?
      • What are malaria symptoms and signs?
      • How is malaria transmitted?
      • Where is malaria a particular problem?
      • What is the incubation period for malaria?
      • How is malaria diagnosed?
      • What is the treatment for malaria?
      • Is malaria a particular problem during pregnancy?
      • Is malaria a particular problem for children?
      • Is it possible to prevent malaria?
      • What is the prognosis (outcome) for people with malaria?
      • Is there a vaccine for malaria?
      • Where can people get more information about malaria?

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