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Controlling Asthma Triggers at Work
Many people with asthma have symptoms from triggers in the workplace. This is called occupational asthma.
Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML): Symptoms
Detailed information on chronic myelogenous leukemia, including symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment
Chondroblastoma
A chondroblastoma is a rare type of noncancerous bone tumor that begins in cartilage. This is the specialized, gristly connective tissue from which most bones develop. It plays an important role in the growth process. There are many different types of cartilage in the body. Chondroblastoma most often affects the ends of the long bones, near the growth plate, in the arms at the shoulder, and in the legs at the hip and knee. It is also called Codman’s tumor.
Chondrosarcoma
Chondrosarcoma is a malignant type of bone cancer that primarily affects the cartilage cells of the femur, arm, pelvis, knee, and spine.
Common Benign Lumps
The two most common types of benign breast lumps are cysts and fibroadenomas. A cyst is a fluid-filled sac that develops in the breast tissue. Fibroadenomas are solid, smooth, firm, benign lumps that are most commonly found in women in their late teens and early 20s.
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiomyopathy is any disease of the heart muscle in which the heart loses its ability to pump blood effectively.
Congenital Heart Defects
When the heart or blood vessels near the heart do not develop normally before birth, it's called a congenital heart defect.
Cardiac Sarcoma
Cardiac sarcoma is a rare type of cancerous tumor that occurs in the heart.
Cellulitis
Cellulitis is a serious deep infection of the skin caused by bacteria. It usually occurs in an area that has already had an injury or skin break.
Calluses and Corns
Detailed information on calluses and corns