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    • Foot Pain Foot pain may be caused by injuries (sprains, strains, bruises, and fractures), diseases (diabetes, Hansen disease, and gout),...learn more »
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      Foot Pain Article
      • How is the foot designed?
      • What causes foot pain?
      • What other symptoms and signs may accompany foot pain?
      • When should I seek medical treatment for foot pain?
      • How is foot pain diagnosed?
      • What is the treatment for foot pain?
      • What follow-up care is needed after foot pain is treated?
      • How can foot pain be prevented?
      • Foot Pain At A Glance
    • Hair Loss There are many causes of scalp hair loss. This featured article covers the common ones such as patchy hair loss (alopecia areata,...learn more »
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      Hair Loss Article
      • Hair loss facts
      • What are causes of hair loss?
      • How do physicians classify hair loss?
      • What is alopecia areata?
      • What is traction alopecia?
      • What is trichotillomania?
      • What is tinea capitis?
      • What is generalized (diffuse) hair loss?
      • What is telogen effluvium?
      • What is androgenetic or androgenic alopecia ("male-pattern baldness," "female-pattern baldness")?
      • What treatment is there for hair loss in men?
      • What other options do people have for hair loss?
      • Is hair loss in women different than men?
      • What about pregnancy hair loss?
      • What specific treatments are there for hair loss in women?
      • What vitamins are good for hair loss?
      • Can itchy scalp cause hair loss?
      • How do people prevent hair loss?
    • Alopecia Areata Alopecia areata is a condition that causes hair loss on the scalp and sometimes other parts of the body. It is believed to be...learn more »
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      Alopecia Areata Article
      • Alopecia areata facts
      • What is alopecia areata?
      • What causes alopecia areata?
      • What are the different patterns of alopecia areata?
      • Who is affected by alopecia areata?
      • How is alopecia areata diagnosed?
      • What is the treatment for alopecia areata?
    • Blindness Blindness is the state of being sightless. Causes of blindness include macular degeneration, stroke, cataract, glaucoma,...learn more »
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      Blindness Article
      • Blindness facts
      • What is blindness?
      • What are the different types of blindness?
      • What causes blindness?
      • What are symptoms and signs of blindness?
      • How is blindness diagnosed?
      • What are treatments for blindness?
      • What is the prognosis for blindness?
      • When is someone considered legally blind?
      • Is blindness preventable?
    • Aseptic Necrosis Aseptic necrosis (avascular necrosis or osteonecrosis) is a condition that develops when blood supply diminishes to an area of...learn more »
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      Aseptic Necrosis Article
      • Aseptic necrosis facts
      • What is aseptic necrosis?
      • What causes aseptic necrosis?
      • What are risk factors for aseptic necrosis?
      • What are symptoms of aseptic necrosis?
      • How is aseptic necrosis diagnosed?
      • What is the treatment for aseptic necrosis?
      • What is the prognosis of aseptic necrosis?
      • Can aseptic necrosis be prevented?
    • Neuropathic Pain Neuropathic pain is chronic pain resulting from injury to the nervous system. The injury can be to the central nervous system...learn more »
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      Neuropathic Pain Article
      • What is neuropathy and neuropathic pain?
      • What are the causes of and risks for neuropathy and neuropathic pain?
      • What are the signs and symptoms of neuropathic pain?
      • How is neuropathic pain diagnosed?
      • What is the treatment for neuropathic pain? Are there cures available for neuropathic pain?
      • What are the potential complications of neuropathic pain?
      • Can neuropathic pain be prevented?

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