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Bone Swelling

What Is Bone Swelling? Since bones are made of a dense, hard material on the exterior, most bone swelling occurs around the bone or in the joint spaces connecting one bone to another. Swelling due to excessive fluid, however, can occur inside the flexible material located in the center of …

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Costochondritis

Overview Costochondritis (with unknown cause) is a common cause of chest pain in children and adolescents. It accounts for 10% to 30% of all chest pain in children and adolescents. The peak age for the condition is 12-14 years. What  is Costochondritis? Costochondritis is a painful condition of the chest …

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Penile Foreskin

What is foreskin? Foreskin is the part of skin which covers the tip/head (glans) of the penis. Generally at birth, the foreskin is attached to the penis.  Within about 2 years the foreskin gradually becomes separated from glans penis and can be pulled back. How do I care for the …

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Bone Pain

Introduction Many teens present with bone pain especially pain at limbs. Sometimes the pains are short-lived and sometimes it may last for several months. Some of the pain might originate from the bone or it might come from the muscle or joints or other tissues in the joints. Causes Most …

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Asthma

Asthma is a chronic disease of the airways in the respiratory system. In other languages and dialects, it is also known as ‘lelah’, ‘semput’ and ‘penat’ in Malay, and ‘Chei Har’ in Chinese. However these terms tend to be used loosely with other respiratory conditions. How does your respiratory system function? …

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Asthma

Asthma is a chronic disease of the airways in the respiratory system. In other languages and dialects, it is also known as ‘lelah’, ‘semput’ and ‘penat’ in Malay, and ‘Chei Har’ in Chinese. However these terms tend to be used loosely with other respiratory conditions. How does your respiratory system function? …

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