Stretch Marks Related Diseases & Conditions

Medical conditions are often related to other diseases and conditions. Our doctors have compiled a list of ailments related to the topic of Stretch Marks. These conditions may be a cause or symptom of Stretch Marks or be a condition for which you may be at increased risk.

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    Breast (Anatomy and Function) Article
    • What is the breast?
    • How is the mammary gland designed?
    • How are human breasts different from those of other primates?
    • What happens to the breasts in pregnancy?
    • What is the function of the nipples and surrounding pigmented tissue?
    • What are other internal features of the breast?
    • What are cosmetic aspects of the breast?
    • How does breast tissue develop in the fetus?
    • What are the most common medical concerns about the breast?
  • Pregnancy Pregnancy occurs when an egg is fertilized by a sperm, grows inside a woman's uterus (womb), and develops into a baby. In humans,...learn more »
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    Pregnancy Article
    • Pregnancy Overview
    • Pregnancy Causes
    • Pregnancy Symptoms
    • When to Seek Medical Care
    • Questions to Ask the Doctor
    • Pregnancy Tests
    • Pregnancy Treatment
    • Pregnancy Self-Care at Home
    • Pregnancy Medical Treatment
    • Pregnancy Medications
    • Pregnancy Follow-up
    • Pregnancy Prevention
    • Pregnancy Prognosis
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