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Altered alertness (See also: Memory loss)

Most people assume that it is normal for a person to lose memory as he or she ages. It's not normal, but it is common. Memory loss causes real...

Anaplastic astrocytoma (See also: Astrocytic tumors)

An astrocytic tumor begins in star-shaped brain cells called astrocytes, which help keep nerve cells healthy. An astrocyte is a type of glial cell...

Anaplastic oligodendroglioma (See also: Oligodendroglial tumors)

An oligodendroglial tumor begins in brain cells called oligodendrocytes, which help keep nerve cells healthy. Oligodendrocytes are a type of...

Ankle, foot and toe injuries (See also: Toe, foot and ankle injuries)

At one time or another, everyone has had a minor toe, foot, or ankle injury that caused pain or swelling. Most of the time our body movements do...

Apnea, infantile (See also: Infant sleep apnea)

Apnea is a term used to describe the temporary absence of spontaneous breathing. Infantile apnea occurs in children under the age of one year....

Arm injury (See also: Pain in limb)

Minor arm and leg injuries are common. Symptoms often develop from everyday wear and tear, overuse or an injury. Limb injuries are often caused...

Asberger's syndrome (See also: Autism)

Autism is a brain disorder that often makes it hard to communicate with and relate to others. With autism, the different areas of the brain fail...

Askin’s tumor (See also: Ewing family of tumors)

Ewing's sarcoma is a rare bone tumor that occurs most often in adolescents. It may also arise outside of the bone in soft tissue (extraosseous...

Asphyxia (See also: Respiratory failure, acute and chronic)

Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) is a type of severe, acute lung dysfunction affecting all or most of both lungs that occurs as a result...

Atrial flutter (See also: Arrhythmia)

An abnormal heartbeat (arrhythmia) is any variation in the normal heartbeat. Abnormal heartbeats occur when the heart has an irregular heart...

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