What Is Leprosy? Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention

What Is Leprosy?

For centuries, leprosy was considered a highly contagious and dangerous disease that killed only and only bad people – who were unlucky and cursed. People with leprosy were evicted and left to live in solitude. (1) While leprosy and some of the unfortunate emotions surrounding it (also called Hansen’s disease) …

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What is a Laminectomy?

This surgery can relieve back pain due to spinal stenosis. Laminatectomy surgery to remove spinal ligaments. The spinal cord is the outermost part of the bone in each individual’s spinal cord. Removing the lamina of the vertebrae creates space, which can relieve pressure on the spinal cord or nerves. Laminatectomy …

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What Is Gastroenteritis? Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention

The stomach is often referred to as “stomach flu”, although it is not a type of flu at all. Instead, it is an inflammation of the lining of your intestines. Most often a virus is the culprit, in which case the disease is known as viral gastroenteritis. Occasionally, bacteria, parasites …

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