Essays Tagged: "Abdominal pain"


miting. However, the disease gradually worsens with symptoms of extreme weakness and excrushatating abdominal pain. By then it is usually too late when the person finds out that their liver is failing ... etite, nausea and vomiting, fever, weakness of body which may last up to several weeks even months, abdominal pain, darkening of urine, and jaundice (American Liver Foundation June 1993 pg. 2).The onl ...

(7 pages) 122 0 3.4 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Chron's disease

long periods of no symptoms when it seems that the disease has gone away. The symptoms are usually abdominal pain, diarrhea, sporadic fevers, unplanned weight loss and rectal bleeding.What Are The Af ... ments are to help control inflammation, correct nutritional deficiencies, and relieve symptoms like abdominal pain, diarrhea, and rectal bleeding. Treatments may include drugs, nutrition supplements, ...

(1 pages) 65 1 1.8 Feb/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Chlamydia, a sexual transmitted disease.

o ten days. Women experience bleeding between menstrual cycles, vaginal bleeding after intercourse, abdominal pain, painful intercourse, fevers or headaches, painful urination, the urge to urinate mor ...

(3 pages) 68 0 2.5 Oct/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Acupuncture: This essay contains general information on acupuncture.

ecome better known in 1971 when a reporter wrote about how doctors in China used needles to relieve abdominal pain after surgery.Acupuncture treats many health conditions. They include: arthritis, ast ...

(1 pages) 54 0 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Science Essays

Health psych - CFS and Fm (chronic fatigue syndrome and Fibromyalgia)

in neck shoulders and back and hip, morning stiffness and aching, hypersensitivity to cold / heat, abdominal pain, constipation, diarrhea, headaches, swelling in the hands and feet, anxiety and or de ...

(3 pages) 47 0 5.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Common Disorders

Presentation notes on Miscarriages, only notes for oral presentation, not an essay!

kingcaffeinediseaseinfectionlow folic acidsthe symptoms of a miscarriage could be vaginal bleeding, abdominal pain, passing of tissue through the vagina, pelvic pain, irregular bleeding.There are some ...

(1 pages) 40 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

An infant crying is a behavioral trait of all new born babies. An infant's first instinct when born is to cry. Why do infants cry?

trial and error.Infants who cry excessively may have gastrointestinal problems which, is a form of abdominal pain (Illingworth 1954). This form of abdominal pain is called "colic" which is a crying b ...

(3 pages) 50 1 4.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

The Increase of the cancer rate in our country and other industrial countries.

t smoke, and she had no family history of cancer. Yet when she was 36 she had emergency surgery for abdominal pain, and advanced colon cancer was discovered.My mother's cancer had metastasized, meanin ...

(8 pages) 43 1 5.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

What do u know about cytotec aka misoprosto

ease (PUD).Adverse reactionThe most frequent gastrointestinal adverse events were diarrhea (10.7%), abdominal pain (7.3%), nausea (4.2%), flatulence (3.3%), and dyspepsia (3.2%). The incidence of diar ... cal signs that may indicate an overdose may include: sedation, tremor, fever, convulsions, dyspnea, abdominal pain, diarrhea, palpitations, hypotension or bradycardia. Treatment should be symptomatic ...

(1 pages) 728 0 0.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Merck and Company: Vioxx

the increased risks of the product, they were aware of the potential side effects such as abnormal abdominal pain and flu-like symptoms. Vioxx is one example of a drug that was not adequately tested ...

(2 pages) 67 0 0.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

Case Study UTI using Barrows and Pickell model of problem solving cited by Crumbie.

INTRODUCTIONThis is a case study concerning a patient presenting with low abdominal pain, frequent micturation and dysuria. I will discuss the consultation and show how I use ... e days of stinging pain on passing urine, increased frequency of passing water and intermittent low abdominal discomfort. She also said that she had a water infection three months previously and that ... medications and had increased the amount of fluids she drank with little effect. She said that her abdominal pain reduced after taking paracetamol but reoccurred after a few hours. She requested a pr ...

(11 pages) 70 0 0.0 May/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

The explanations of Gluten Intolerance.

the digestive system or in other parts of the body. For example, one person might have diarrhea and abdominal pain, while another person may be irritable or depress. In fact, irritability is the most ... ptoms in children. Symptoms of celiac disease may include one or more of the following:GasRecurring abdominal bloating and painChronic diarrheaPale, foul smelling or fatty stoolWeight loss / weight ga ...

(3 pages) 38 0 5.0 Aug/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

Morning After Pill

There is a chance that some women can develop a blood clot it's very rare but very serious. Severe abdominal pain, chest pain, shortness of breath, headaches, blurred vision, and maybe severe leg pai ...

(1 pages) 917 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

History And Physical

Black, tarry stools Rectal bleeding Freq of BM Laxative or antacid use Excessive belching Change in abdominal size Hemorrhoids Infections Jaundice Rectal pain Previous abs x-rays Hepatitis, Liver dz G ... ct for Varicosities Palpate Radial and Brachial Pulses Auscultate Carotid Artery for Bruits Palpate Abdominal Aorta Palpate Femoral Pulse Rule-Out Coarctation of Aorta by timing femoral/radial ...

(15 pages) 52 0 1.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Ulcerative Colitis

er amount of those affected have very severe attacks and they usually occur often. Symptoms include abdominal pain and cramping, blood and pus in the stools, diarrhea, fever, rectal pain, and weight l ...

(4 pages) 1 0 0.0 Nov/2012

Subjects: Science Essays

I am Me

ues. I was wrong. The aftermath of the surgery led to numerous infections and unexplainable stomach pains that still affect me today.When I was young, my mother told me to never let anyone tell you th ... alth keep me from doing succeeding academically. I am continuing to get treated, pushing through my pain to attend school and get good grades. All of my health problems were just a few of the obstacle ...

(1 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art