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- Hyperaldosteronism without hypertension
Hyperaldosteronism without hypertension is also named Bartter's syndrome. In Hyperaldosteronism, adrenal glands produce much aldosterone. This results in a lowering of potassium levels in the blood, i.e. hypokalemia, and increases hydrogen ion excretion, i.e. alkalosis. 1. In this condition, certain kidney cells are enlarged, the blood becomes more alkaline than in the normal condition, and potassium and chloride Read More
- Hypercalcemia-supravalvar aortic stenosis
Hypercalcemia-supravalvar aortic stenosis is a condition in which the calcium levels in your blood are too high. It can be caused by a number of factors, including the use of certain medications, overactive parathyroid glands (which are responsible for regulating the amount of calcium in your body), or kidney failure.1. When this condition occurs, it can cause many symptoms like fatigue and weakness as well as more Read More
- Migraine headache
Migraine headache is a result of specific changes within the brain. It causes severe head pain that is often accompanied by sensitivity to light, sound, or smells.
Common symptoms of migraine are:
Sensitivity to light or sound
Severe pain, usually on one side of the head that some individuals describe as "pounding"
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- Sick building syndrome (environmental illness, multiple chemical sensitivity or mcs)
Sick building syndrome is believed by some to be an illness caused by unknown agents in buildings.
Sick building syndrome is a controversial subject because many experts do not think it is a true syndrome.
Sick building syndrome has no known cause.
For those who believe the syndrome is real, many risk factors are cited.
Many nonspecific symptoms cited for the syndrome fit no pattern.
There Read More