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Liver cirrhosis

Information on the symptoms, treatment and diagnosis of Cirrhosis of the liver written by professional medical specialists.
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Hereditary haemochromatosis (HH)

Information on the symptoms, treatment and diagnosis of Hereditary Haemochromatosis by professional health specialists.
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Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency (A1AD; Alpha-1; AATD)

Alpha 1-antitrypsin deficiency is an inherited disease which affects the liver and lungs. Alpha 1-antitrypsin is an enzyme synthesised in the liver. If the level of alpha 1-antitrypsin is too low, protease enzymes can act unopposed, and cause excess protein breakdown. A...
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Peptic ulcer disease (PUD)

Peptic ulcer, also known as peptic ulcer disease, is an ulcer in an area of the gastrointestinal tract that is often acidic (such as the stomach) and thus very painful.
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Hepatitis C virus (HCV)

Information on the symptoms, treatment and diagnosis of Hepatitis C by professional health specialists.

Hepatitis A virus

Information on the symptoms, treatment and diagnosis of Hepatitis A by professional health specialists.
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Hepatitis B virus

Information on the symptoms, treatment and diagnosis of Hepatitis B virus by professional health specialists.
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Rotavirus infection (viral gastroenteritis)

Viral gastroenteritis caused by Rotavirus Infection; Information on symptoms, treatment and diagnosis written by professional health specialists.
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Eating disorder: Anorexia nervosa (self-starvation; malnutrition; extreme weigh…

Anorexia is a psychological condition hallmarked by an extreme reluctance to consume food as a result of a disturbed body image. This may lead to extreme malnutrition and weight loss. Anorexia nervosa is potentially life-threatening.

Managing irritable bowel syndrome

These are all common complaints recently voiced by people dealing with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), a chronic condition characterized by […]