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Abdominal tumor and Pressure and Sudden onset of substernal pain after eating
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    1. Abruptio Placentae
     Placental bleeding usually late in a pregnancy....more »
    2. Adult Panic-Anxiety Syndrome
     A psychiatric disorder involving anxiety and panic attacks that occur for no obvious reason....more »
    3. Adult-onset asthma
     Adult-onset asthma is a type of asthma that occurs during adulthood. Asthma involves constriction and inflammation of the airways. The severity of symptoms is variable. Allergies account for about half the cases of adult-onset asthma....more »
    4. Airborne allergy
     An airborne allergy is an adverse reaction by the body's immune system to airborne allergens such as pollen, mold spores and house dust mites. The specific symptoms that can result can vary amongst patients....more »
    5. Allergic asthma
     Allergic asthma is one of the most common forms of asthma and is triggered by exposure to an allergen. Upon exposure to the allergen, the airways become constricted and inflamed which affects breathing. The severity of symptoms is variable. This form of a...more »
    6. Alveolitis, extrinsic allergic
     A lung disease that tends to occur in people with jobs where they are frequently exposed to organic dust inhalation....more »
    7. Angina
     A special type of chest pain....more »
    8. Angiofollicular ganglionic hyperplasia
     A rare disorder characterized by a localized overgrowth of lymph node tissue which can form a benign tumor-like growth. The symptoms are determined by the location and number of growths. There are two types of the disease: hyaline-vascular type or the pla...more »
    9. Aspirin-induced asthma
     Aspirin-induced asthma refers to inflammation and constriction of the airways that is triggered by the use of aspirin. A significant number of patients with aspirin-induced asthma also have steroid-dependant asthma where they require regular steroidal ast...more »
    10. Asthma
     Repeated attacks of breathing difficulty....more »
    11. Asthma in Adults
    12. Asthma in Children
    13. Asthma in pregnancy
     Asthma in pregnancy refers to inflammation and constriction of the airways that is occurs during pregnancy. Women who are pregnancy may decide to stop taking their asthma medication in order to reduce the perceived risk of side effects to the developing f...more »
    14. Asthma, Exercise-Induced
     Breathing problems caused by exercise. Patients who suffer from asthma and allergic rhinitis are particularly prone to the condition. Factors such as reduced humidity, cold temperatures, high levels of pollen, poor physical fitness, respiratory infections...more »
    15. Asthma-like conditions
     Medical conditions similar to asthma, or having similar symptoms....more »
    16. Asthmatic Bronchitis
     A variant of asthma where cough, either chronic or during an exacerbation following a viral infection, is the main or only symptom...more »
    17. Atopic asthma
     Atopic asthma is one of the most common forms of asthma and is triggered by exposure to an allergen. Upon exposure to the allergen, the airways become constricted and inflamed which affects breathing. The severity of symptoms is variable. This form of ast...more »
    18. Besnier-Boeck-Schaumann disease
     A rare disease where inflammatory granular nodules form in various organs....more »
    19. Breynia officinalis poisoning
     Ingestion of the Breynia officinalis plant can cause irritation to mucosal linings and liver problems. The plant is often used as a herbal drug (Chi R Yun) to treat such things as poor growth, heart failure and venereal disease....more »
    20. Bronchitis
     Bronchitis is an inflammation of the air passages within the lungs. It occurs when the trachea and the large and small bronchi within the lungs become inflamed...more »
    21. Byssinosis
     Usually an occupational disease where excessive inhalation of dust from cotton, hemp or flax causes lung problems....more »
    22. Callistin shellfish poisoning
     The Callistin shellfish (Japanese Callista) is found primarily in Japan. Eating the whole shellfish can cause poisoning symptoms in humans. It is believed that the ovaries contain high levels of choline during spawning season which makes them toxic to hum...more »
    23. Chemical poisoning
     Morbid condition caused by chemical....more »
    24. Chemical poisoning -- Acrylonitrile
     Acrylonitrile is a chemical used mainly in the production of acrylic and modacrylic fibers but also in the production of certain plastics, nylon dyes, drugs and pesticides. Ingestion and other exposures to the chemical can cause various symptoms. The type...more »
    25. Chemical poisoning -- Ammonia
     Ammonia is a chemical used mainly in household cleaning products and bleach. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on the amount of chemical involved and the nature of the exposure....more »
    26. Chemical poisoning -- Azinphos-methyl
     Azinphos-methyl is a chemical pesticide used as an insecticide and acaricide. The chemical is an organophosphorus compound and ingestion and other exposures to the chemical can cause various symptoms. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on ...more »
    27. Chemical poisoning -- Bromophos
     Bromophos is a chemical pesticide used as an insecticide and acaricide. The chemical is an organophosphorus compound and ingestion and other exposures to the chemical can cause various symptoms. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on the am...more »
    28. Chemical poisoning -- Cadmium
     Cadmium is a chemical used mainly in batteries, solder, amalgams, cigarettes, PVC pigments and phosphate fertilizer production. Ingestion and other exposures to the chemical can cause various symptoms. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on...more »
    29. Chemical poisoning -- Chlorobenzylidene Malononitrile
     Chlorobenzylidene Malononitrile is a chemical used mainly in tear gas. Ingestion and other exposures to the chemical can cause various symptoms. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on the amount of chemical involved and the nature of the ex...more »
    30. Chemical poisoning -- Demeton-S-methyl
     Demeton-S-methyl is a chemical pesticide used as an insecticide and acaricide. The chemical is an organophosphorus compound and ingestion and other exposures to the chemical can cause various symptoms. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on...more »
    31. Chemical poisoning -- Diazinon
     Diazinon is a chemical pesticide used as an insecticide and acaricide. The chemical is an organophosphorus compound and ingestion and other exposures to the chemical can cause various symptoms. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on the amo...more »
    32. Chemical poisoning -- Diborane
     Diborane is a chemical used mainly as a rocket propellant and in the manufacture of rubbers and electronics manufacture. Ingestion and other exposures to the chemical can cause various symptoms. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on the am...more »
    33. Chemical poisoning -- Dichlorvos
     Dichlorvos is a chemical pesticide used as an insecticide and acaricide. The chemical is an organophosphorus compound and ingestion and other exposures to the chemical can cause various symptoms. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on the a...more »
    34. Chemical poisoning -- Dicrotophos
     Dicrotophos is a toxic insecticide. Ingestion and other exposures to the chemical can cause various symptoms. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on the amount of chemical involved and the nature of the exposure....more »
    35. Chemical poisoning -- Dioxathion
     Dioxathion is a chemical pesticide used as an insecticide and acaricide. The chemical is an organophosphorus compound and ingestion and other exposures to the chemical can cause various symptoms. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on the a...more »
    36. Chemical poisoning -- Disulfoton
     Disulfoton is a chemical pesticide used as an insecticide and acaricide. The chemical is an organophosphorus compound and ingestion and other exposures to the chemical can cause various symptoms. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on the a...more »
    37. Chemical poisoning -- Ethion
     Ethion is a chemical pesticide used as an insecticide and acaricide. The chemical is an organophosphorus compound and ingestion and other exposures to the chemical can cause various symptoms. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on the amoun...more »
    38. Chemical poisoning -- Fensulfothion
     Fensulfothion is a chemical pesticide used as an insecticide and nematicide. The chemical is an organophosphorus compound and ingestion and other exposures to the chemical can cause various symptoms. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on t...more »
    39. Chemical poisoning -- Fenthion
     Fenthion is a chemical pesticide used as an insecticide and avicide. The chemical is an organophosphorus compound and ingestion and other exposures to the chemical can cause various symptoms. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on the amoun...more »
    40. Chemical poisoning -- Formaldehyde
     Formaldehyde is a chemical used mainly in blues, lacquers, fireproofing, electrical insulation, leather tanning products and embalming. Ingestion and other exposures to the chemical can cause various symptoms. The type and severity of symptoms varies depe...more »
    41. Chemical poisoning -- Malathion
     Malathion is a chemical pesticide used as an insecticide and acaricide. The chemical is an organophosphorus compound and ingestion and other exposures to the chemical can cause various symptoms. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on the am...more »
    42. Chemical poisoning -- Methidathion
     Methidathion is a chemical insecticide. The chemical is an organophosphorus compound and ingestion and other exposures to the chemical can cause various symptoms. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on the amount of chemical involved and th...more »
    43. Chemical poisoning -- Methiocarb
     Methiocarb is a toxic pesticide. Ingestion and other exposures to the chemical can cause various symptoms. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on the amount of chemical involved and the nature of the exposure....more »
    44. Chemical poisoning -- Methomyl
     Methomyl is a carbamate pesticide used mainly as an insecticide. Ingestion and other exposures to the chemical can cause various symptoms. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on the amount of chemical involved and the nature of the exposure...more »
    45. Chemical poisoning -- Parathion
     Parathion is a chemical pesticide used as an insecticide and acaricide. The chemical is an organophosphorus compound and ingestion and other exposures to the chemical can cause various symptoms. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on the am...more »
    46. Chemical poisoning -- Phosdrin
     Phosdrin is a toxic pesticide. Ingestion and other exposures to the chemical can cause various symptoms. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on the amount of chemical involved and the nature of the exposure....more »
    47. Chemical poisoning -- Profenofos
     Profenofos is a toxic pesticide. Ingestion and other exposures to the chemical can cause various symptoms. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on the amount of chemical involved and the nature of the exposure....more »
    48. Chemical poisoning -- Terbufos
     Terbufos is a chemical pesticide used as an insecticide and nematicide. The chemical is an organophosphorus compound and ingestion and other exposures to the chemical can cause various symptoms. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on the am...more »
    49. Chemical poisoning -- Tetraethyl Pyrophosphate
     Tetraethyl Pyrophosphate is a toxic pesticide. Ingestion and other exposures to the chemical can cause various symptoms. The type and severity of symptoms varies depending on the amount of chemical involved and the nature of the exposure....more »
    50. Childhood asthma
     Childhood asthma is a type of asthma that occurs during childhood. Asthma involves constriction and inflammation of the airways. The severity of symptoms is variable. The asthma may be triggered by allergens, pollution, viral infections and many other fac...more »
    51. Chronic myelogenous leukemia
     A slow-growing cancer of the white blood cells where the bone marrow makes too many white blood cells which eventually invade various parts of the body....more »
    52. Colonic volvulus
     Twisting of the colon....more »
    53. Colorectal cancer
     Cancer of the colon (bowel) or rectum....more »
    54. Decompression sickness
     Condition from overly rapid decompression, especially when diving....more »
    55. Drug-induced asthma
     Drug-induced associated asthma refers to inflammation and constriction of the airways that is caused by taking a particular drug. There is a large range of drugs that have the potential to produce asthmatic symptoms in susceptible people. The severity of ...more »
    56. Emotional stress related asthma
     Emotional stress related asthma refers to inflammation and constriction of the airways that is caused by emotional stress....more »
    57. Endometrial Cancer
     Cancer of the endometrium (uterus lining)....more »
    58. Eosinophilic asthma
     Eosinophilic asthma is a type of asthma that is characterized by increased levels of eosinophils (a type of white blood cell) in the airways. Asthma involves constriction and inflammation of the airways which makes breathing difficult. The severity of sym...more »
    59. Esophagitis
     Inflammation of the esophagus...more »
    60. Exercise-induced asthma
     Exercise-induced asthma refers to inflammation and constriction of the airways that is triggered by exercise. The severity of symptoms is variable. Exercise involving long periods of activity or is done in a cold environment is more likely to trigger asth...more »
    61. Extrinsic asthma
     Extrinsic asthma is a type of asthma that is triggered by an exposure to an allergen. Extrinsic asthma involves constriction and inflammation of the airways in response to exposure to the allergen. Examples of possible allergens include dust mites, pollen...more »
    62. Fisher (M.) syndrome
     A rare type of nerve disease involving muscle coordination problems, eye muscle paralysis and absent reflexes. It appears to be caused by the body's own immune system destroying the protective layer around nerves. The condition is usually preceded by a vi...more »
    63. Food Additive Adverse reaction -- MSG
     An intolerance to MSG is an adverse reaction (not an immune response) by the body to a food additive called MSG which is used in a number of foods. The adverse reaction results from the body's inability to metabolize or deal with the food additive. The am...more »
    64. Food Additive Adverse reaction -- amines
     An intolerance to amines is an adverse reaction (not an immune response) by the body to amines which are found naturally in foods such as bananas, pineapples, vegetables, red wine, citrus fruit and many other foods. The adverse reaction results from the b...more »
    65. Food Additive Adverse reaction -- food additives
     An intolerance to food additives is an adverse reaction (not an immune response) by the body to food additives. The adverse reaction results from the body's inability to metabolize or deal with the food additive. The amount of the substance required to tr...more »
    66. Food Additive Adverse reaction -- salicylate
     An intolerance to salicylates is an adverse reaction (not an immune response) by the body to salicylates which is an ingredient in aspirin but is also found naturally in various fruit, vegetables, herbs and spices. The adverse reaction results from the bo...more »
    67. Food Additive Adverse reaction -- sulfite
     An intolerance to sulfites is an adverse reaction (not an immune response) by the body to sulfites which is often used as a preservative in a variety of foods and medications including meats, salads and dried fruits. The adverse reaction results from the ...more »
    68. Food allergy related asthma
     Food allergy related asthma refers to inflammation and constriction of the airways that is caused by an allergic reaction to a particular food. This is a very uncommon cause of asthma....more »
    69. Gastritis
     Inflammation of the stomach lining...more »
    70. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
     Repeated reflux of stomach acid into the throat....more »
    71. Genital herpes
     Sexually transmitted infection of the genital region....more »
    72. Heart attack
     Serious and often fatal acute heart condition...more »
    73. Heartburn
     Pain from stomach acid coming back up the esophagus...more »
    74. Hiatal hernia
     Hernia of the stomach through the diaphragm muscle....more »
    75. House dust allergy
     House dust allergy is an adverse reaction by the body's immune system to allergens dound in household dust such as pet dander, mold and dust mites. The specific symptoms that can result can vary amongst patients....more »
    76. Indigestion
     Various eating symptoms of indigestion (dyspepsia)...more »
    77. Infant asthma
     Infant asthma is a type of asthma that occurs during childhood. Asthma involves constriction and inflammation of the airways. The severity of symptoms is variable. The asthma may be triggered by allergens, pollution, viral infections and many other factor...more »
    78. Insect bite allergy
     An insect bite allergy is an adverse reaction by the body's immune system to a bite by an insect such as an ant. Multiple bites increase the risk of a severe reaction or death. The specific symptoms that can result can vary amongst patients....more »
    79. Intrinsic asthma
     Intrinsic asthma refers to inflammation and constriction of the airways that is not caused by exposure to an allergen. The severity of symptoms is variable....more »
    80. Kidney Cancer
     Cancer that forms in tissues of the kidneys...more »
    81. Krukenberg carcinoma
     A form of ovarian cancer....more »
    82. Lactose Intolerance
     Lactose intolerance is the inability to metabolize lactose, a sugar found in milk and other dairy products, because the required enzyme lactase is absent in the intestinal system or its availability is lowered....more »
    83. Leiomyoma
     Benign tumour of smooth muscle....more »
    84. Leiomyosarcoma
     A rare soft tissue cancer that arises from smooth muscle cells which form the involuntary muscles. Smooth muscle cells can occur in the skin, uterus, stomach, intestine and blood vessel walls. The main location for these tumors is in the uterus, retroperi...more »
    85. Liver cancer
     Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is a primary malignancy of the liver....more »
    86. Microvascular angina
     A condition which is characterized by angina like chest pain which is caused by microvascular disease...more »
    87. Mixed asthma
     Mixed asthma is a type of asthma that can be caused by an exposure to an allergen as well as other intrinsic triggers such as exposure to cold air or cigarette smoke. Mixed asthma involves constriction and inflammation of the airways that may or may not i...more »
    88. Mixed granulocytic asthma
     Mixed granulocytic asthma is a type of asthma that is characterized by increased levels of eosinophils and neutrophils (types of white blood cell) in the airways. Asthma involves constriction and inflammation of the airways which makes breathing difficult...more »
    89. Neuroblastoma
     Neuroblastoma is a malignant (cancerous) tumor of infants and children that develops from nerve tissue....more »
    90. Neutrophilic asthma
     Neutrophilic asthma is a type of asthma that is characterized by increased levels of neutrophils (a type of white blood cell) in the airways. Asthma involves constriction and inflammation of the airways which makes breathing difficult. The severity of sym...more »
    91. Non-Food Allergy -- Africanized honeybee
     An Africanized honeybee allergy is an adverse reaction by the body's immune system to an Africanized honeybee sting. Multiple stings increase the risk of a severe reaction or death. The body's immune system produces immunoglobulin E (IgE - an antibody) an...more »
    92. Non-Food Allergy -- Ant
     An ant bite allergy is an adverse reaction by the body's immune system to an ant bite. Multiple bites increase the risk of a severe reaction or death. Certain ants pose more of an allergy risk than others e.g. red fire ant. The specific symptoms that can ...more »
    93. Non-Food Allergy -- Black fire ant
     A black fire ant bite allergy is an adverse reaction by the body's immune system to a black fire ant bite. Multiple bites increase the risk of a severe reaction or death. The specific symptoms that can result can vary amongst patients....more »
    94. Non-Food Allergy -- Bumblebee
     A Bumblebee allergy is an adverse reaction by the body's immune system to a Bumblebee sting. Multiple stings increase the risk of a severe reaction or death. The body's immune system produces immunoglobulin E (IgE - an antibody) and histamine in response ...more »
    95. Non-Food Allergy -- Cockroach
     A cockroach allergy is an adverse reaction by the body's immune system to cockroaches, in particular their saliva, outer shell, eggs and feces. The specific symptoms that can result can vary amongst patients....more »
    96. Non-Food Allergy -- Hornet
     A hornet allergy is an adverse reaction by the body's immune system to a hornet sting. Multiple stings increase the risk of a severe reaction or death. The body's immune system produces immunoglobulin E (IgE - an antibody) and histamine in response to con...more »
    97. Non-Food Allergy -- Red fire ant
     A red fire ant bite allergy is an adverse reaction by the body's immune system to a red fire ant bite. Multiple bites increase the risk of a severe reaction or death. The specific symptoms that can result can vary amongst patients....more »
    98. Non-Food Allergy -- Tropical fire ant
     A tropical fire ant bite allergy is an adverse reaction by the body's immune system to a tropical fire ant bite. Multiple bites increase the risk of a severe reaction or death. The specific symptoms that can result can vary amongst patients....more »
    99. Non-Food Allergy -- Yellow jacket Wasp
     A yellow jacket allergy is an adverse reaction by the body's immune system to a yellow jacket wasp sting. Multiple stings increase the risk of a severe reaction or death. The body's immune system produces immunoglobulin E (IgE - an antibody) and histamine...more »
    100. Non-Food Allergy -- honey bee
     A honey bee allergy is an adverse reaction by the body's immune system to a honey bee sting. Multiple stings increase the risk of a severe reaction or death. The body's immune system produces immunoglobulin E (IgE - an antibody) and histamine in response ...more »
    101. Non-Food Allergy -- scorpion
     A scorpion allergy is an adverse reaction by the body's immune system to a scorpion sting. Multiple stings increase the risk of a severe reaction or death. The specific symptoms that can result can vary amongst patients....more »
    102. Non-Food Allergy -- wasp
     A wasp allergy is an adverse reaction by the body's immune system to a wasp sting. Multiple stings increase the risk of a severe reaction or death. The body's immune system produces immunoglobulin E (IgE - an antibody) and histamine in response to contact...more »
    103. Non-allergic asthma
     Non-allergic asthma is a type of asthma that is not triggered by exposure to an allergen. Non-allergic asthma involves constriction and inflammation of the airways that can be caused by such things as exercise, cold air, cigarette smoke and inhalation of ...more »
    104. Non-atopic asthma
     Non-atopic asthma refers to inflammation and constriction of the airways that is not caused by exposure to an allergen. The severity of symptoms is variable....more »
    105. Obesity associated asthma
     Obesity associated asthma refers to inflammation and constriction of the airways that is associated with obesity. The severity of symptoms is variable....more »
    106. Occupational Asthma -- Beauticians
     People employed as beauticians may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to henna extract, ammonium thioglycolate, monoethanolamine, hexamethyhlenamine and persulfate salts. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of ex...more »
    107. Occupational Asthma -- Boiler Cleaners
     People employed as boiler cleaners may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to vanadium and vanadium pentoxide. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    108. Occupational Asthma -- Brewery Workers
     People employed as brewery workers may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to Choloramine T and sulfone chloramides. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    109. Occupational Asthma -- Cement Industry
     People employed in the cement industry may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to chromates and dichromates. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    110. Occupational Asthma -- Chemical Industry
     People employed in the chemical industry may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to trimellitic anhydride, nickel and nickel compounds. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    111. Occupational Asthma -- Chemists
     People employed as chemists may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to naphthalene diisocyanate. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    112. Occupational Asthma -- Cosmetics Industry
     People employed in the cosmetics industry may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to carmine. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    113. Occupational Asthma -- Detergent Industry
     People employed in the detergent industry may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to amylases and proteases. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    114. Occupational Asthma -- Dye Industry
     People employed in the dye industry may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to carmine. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    115. Occupational Asthma -- Electroplating Industry
     People employed in the electroplating industry may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to chromium and nickel and chromium and nickel compounds. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    116. Occupational Asthma -- Epoxy Resin Industry
     People employed in the epoxy resin industry may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to phthalic anhydride, hexahydrophthalic anhydrides, trimellitic anhydride, phthalic anhydride and tetrachlorophthalic anhydride. The risk may vary...more »
    117. Occupational Asthma -- Fabric Dying Industry
     People employed in the fabric dying industry may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to anthroquinone. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    118. Occupational Asthma -- Fire Retardant Industry
     People employed in the fire retardant industry may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to himic anhydride. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    119. Occupational Asthma -- Foundry Workers
     People employed as foundry workers may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to diphenylmethane diisocyanate. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    120. Occupational Asthma -- Fur Dying
     People employed in the fur dying industry may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to paraphenyl diamine. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    121. Occupational Asthma -- Galvanising Industry
     People employed in the galvanising industry may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to Zinc. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    122. Occupational Asthma -- Hairdressers
     People employed as hairdressers may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to ammonium thioglycolate, monoethanolamine, hexamethyhlenamine and persulfate salts. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the ...more »
    123. Occupational Asthma -- Hard Metal Industry
     People employed in the hard metal industry may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to cobalt. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    124. Occupational Asthma -- Hospital staff
     People employed as hospital staff may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to enfluorane anaesthetic. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    125. Occupational Asthma -- Jewellery Industry
     People employed in the jewellery industry may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to platinum, nickel and nickel compounds. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    126. Occupational Asthma -- Laminating Industry
     People employed in the laminating industry may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to toluene diisocyanate and diphenylmethane diisocyanate. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    127. Occupational Asthma -- Laxative Manufacturing
     People employed in the laxative manufacturing industry may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to psyllium. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    128. Occupational Asthma -- Manufacturing Industry
     People employed in the manufacturing industry may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to amylases and proteases. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    129. Occupational Asthma -- Medical Sterilisers
     People employed as medical sterilisers may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to ethylene oxide. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    130. Occupational Asthma -- Nurses
     People employed as nurses may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to cephalosporins. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    131. Occupational Asthma -- Paint Manufacturing Industry
     People employed in the paint manufacturing industry may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to hexamethylene diisocyanate. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    132. Occupational Asthma -- Photocopying workers
     People employed as photocopying workers may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to diazonium salt. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    133. Occupational Asthma -- Polyurethane Foam Industry
     People employed in the polyurethane foam industry may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to diphenylmethane diisocyanate. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    134. Occupational Asthma -- Polyurethane Industry
     People employed in the polyurethane industry may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to toluene diisocyanate. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    135. Occupational Asthma -- Refining Industry
     People employed in the refining industry may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to platinum. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    136. Occupational Asthma -- Rubber Workers
     People employed as rubber workers may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to azodicarboamide and ethylene oxide. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    137. Occupational Asthma -- Spray Paining Industry
     People employed in the spray painting industry may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to hexamethylene diisocyanate. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    138. Occupational Asthma -- Tanning Industry
     People employed in the tanning industry may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to chromium and chromium compounds. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    139. Occupational Asthma -- Turbine Cleaners
     People employed as turbine cleaners may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to vanadium and vanadium pentoxide. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    140. Occupational Asthma -- Varnish Manufacture Industry
     People employed in the varnish manufacture industry may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to toluene diisocyanate. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    141. Occupational asthma
     Occupational asthma refers to inflammation and constriction of the airways that occurs in a workplace setting. There is a wide range of chemicals and other airway irritants that are used in a workplace settings and can result in inhalation exposure that c...more »
    142. Occupational asthma -- Anhydride exposure
     A respiratory condition caused by exposure to Anhydride in a workplace environment. The severity of symptoms varies between people. Some patients may suffer no symptoms until several exposures or a prolonged period of exposures occurs. Obviously the best ...more »
    143. Occupational asthma -- Animal laboratory workers
     A respiratory condition that occurs in people who work with animal laboratories and is caused by exposure to animal antigens in the workplace environment. The severity of symptoms varies between people. Some patients may suffer no symptoms until several e...more »
    144. Occupational asthma -- Bakers
     People employed as Bakers may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to amylases and proteases. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    145. Occupational asthma -- Bookkeepers
     A respiratory condition that occurs in bookkeepers and is caused by exposure to paper dust in the workplace environment. The severity of symptoms varies between people. Some patients may suffer no symptoms until several exposures or a prolonged period of ...more »
    146. Occupational asthma -- Carpenters
     A respiratory condition that occurs in carpenters and is caused by exposure to wood dust in the workplace environment. The severity of symptoms varies between people. Some patients may suffer no symptoms until several exposures or a prolonged period of ex...more »
    147. Occupational asthma -- Fluxes
     A respiratory condition that occurs in workers in the electronics industry and caused by exposure to fluxes in the workplace environment. The severity of symptoms varies between people. Some patients may suffer no symptoms until several exposures or a pro...more »
    148. Occupational asthma -- Foam producers
     A respiratory condition that occurs in foam producers and is caused by exposure to isocyanate in the workplace environment. The severity of symptoms varies between people. Some patients may suffer no symptoms until several exposures or a prolonged period ...more »
    149. Occupational asthma -- Insulation workers
     A respiratory condition that occurs in insulation workers and is caused by exposure to isocyanate in the workplace environment. The severity of symptoms varies between people. Some patients may suffer no symptoms until several exposures or a prolonged per...more »
    150. Occupational asthma -- Isocyanate exposure
     A respiratory condition caused by exposure to isocyanate in a workplace environment. The severity of symptoms varies between people. Some patients may suffer no symptoms until several exposures or a prolonged period of exposures occurs. Obviously the best...more »
    151. Occupational asthma -- Librarians
     A respiratory condition that occurs in librarians and is caused by exposure to paper dust in the workplace environment. The severity of symptoms varies between people. Some patients may suffer no symptoms until several exposures or a prolonged period of e...more »
    152. Occupational asthma -- Metal plating industry
     A respiratory condition caused by exposure to metals in a metal plating industry workplace environment. The severity of symptoms varies between people. Some patients may suffer no symptoms until several exposures or a prolonged period of exposures occurs....more »
    153. Occupational asthma -- Millers
     A respiratory condition that occurs in bakers and is caused by exposure to flour in the workplace environment. The severity of symptoms varies between people. Some patients may suffer no symptoms until several exposures or a prolonged period of exposures ...more »
    154. Occupational asthma -- Pharmaceutical industry
     People employed in the pharmaceutical industry may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to penicillin, emthyl dopa, spiromycin, salbutamol, tetracycline, piperazine, sulfonamides, cephalosporins and cimetadine. The risk may vary dep...more »
    155. Occupational asthma -- Plastics industry
     People employed in the plastics industry may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to azodicarboamide, trimellitic anhydride, tetrachlorophthalic anhydride and naphthalene diisocyanate. The risk may vary depending on the duration and...more »
    156. Occupational asthma -- Post office clerks
     A respiratory condition that occurs in post office clerks and is caused by exposure to paper dust in the workplace environment. The severity of symptoms varies between people. Some patients may suffer no symptoms until several exposures or a prolonged per...more »
    157. Occupational asthma -- Saw Mill workers
     A respiratory condition that occurs in saw mill workers and is caused by exposure to wood dust in the workplace environment. The severity of symptoms varies between people. Some patients may suffer no symptoms until several exposures or a prolonged period...more »
    158. Occupational asthma -- Spray Painters
     People employed as spray painters may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to dimethyl aminoethanolamine and dimethyl ethanolamine. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    159. Occupational asthma -- Welding industry
     People employed in the welding industry may face an increased risk of developing asthma due to exposure to chromium and chromium compounds. The risk may vary depending on the duration and level of exposure of the exposure....more »
    160. Occupational lung disease -- Ammonia inhalation
     Inhalation of ammonia in occupational settings can result in lung irritation and other symptoms. The severity of symptoms varies depending on the duration of the exposure and concentration of the ammonia....more »
    161. Occupational lung disease -- Chlorine inhalation
     Inhalation of chlorine in occupational settings can result in lung irritation and other symptoms. The severity of symptoms varies depending on the duration of the exposure and concentration of the chlorine....more »
    162. Occupational lung disease -- Formalin vapors inhalation
     Inhalation of Formalin vapors in occupational settings can result in lung irritation and other symptoms. The severity of symptoms varies depending on the duration of the exposure and concentration of the Formalin vapors....more »
    163. Occupational lung disease -- Hydrogen Sulfide inhalation
     Inhalation of Hydrogen Sulfide in occupational settings can result in lung irritation and other symptoms. The severity of symptoms varies depending on the duration of the exposure and concentration of the Hydrogen Sulfide....more »
    164. Occupational lung disease -- Nitrogen dioxide inhalation
     Inhalation of Nitrogen dioxide in occupational settings can result in lung irritation and other symptoms. The severity of symptoms varies depending on the duration of the exposure and concentration of the Nitrogen dioxide....more »
    165. Occupational lung disease -- Ozone inhalation
     Inhalation of Ozone in occupational settings can result in lung irritation and other symptoms. The severity of symptoms varies depending on the duration of the exposure and concentration of the Ozone....more »
    166. Occupational lung disease -- Phosgene inhalation
     Inhalation of Phosgene in occupational settings can result in lung irritation and other symptoms. The severity of symptoms varies depending on the duration of the exposure and concentration of the Phosgene....more »
    167. Occupational lung disease -- Sulfur dioxide inhalation
     Inhalation of Sulfur dioxide in occupational settings can result in lung irritation and other symptoms. The severity of symptoms varies depending on the duration of the exposure and concentration of the Sulfur dioxide....more »
    168. Oesophageal spasm
     An oesophageal spasm is incoordinated contraction of the muscles in the esophagus which carries food from the mouth to the stomach. The muscles contract simultaneously instead of a rhythmic successive motion....more »
    169. Oncocytoma, renal
     A type of benign kidney tumor....more »
    170. Ovarian Cancer
     Cancer of the ovaries....more »
    171. Ovarian cysts
     Cysts occurring in the ovaries....more »
    172. Pancreatic cancer
     Pancreatic cancer is a malignant neoplasm of the pancreas...more »
    173. Pancreatitis
     Inflammation of the pancreas causing digestive complaints....more »
    174. Panic attack
     Sudden attack of unreasonable panic or fear without any real danger...more »
    175. Parasitic Conditions
     A condition that is characterised by another organism living off another organism...more »
    176. Paucigranulocytic asthma
     Paucigranulocytic asthma is a type of asthma that is characterized by normal levels of eosinophils and neutrophils (types of white blood cell) in the airways. Asthma involves constriction and inflammation of the airways which makes breathing difficult. Th...more »
    177. Peritonitis
     Inflammation of the lining of the abdominal cavity...more »
    178. Pheochromocytoma
     Pheochromocytoma is a neuroendocrine tumor of the medulla of the adrenal glands (originating in the chromaffin cells), or extra-adrenal chromaffin tissue that failed to involute after birth and secretes excessive amounts of catecholamines, usually epineph...more »
    179. Plant poisoning -- Amygdalin
     Amygdalin is a chemical found naturally in various plants e.g. stone fruit kernels and raw almonds. Eating these parts of the plant that contain the chemical can cause symptoms of cyanide poisoning as the amygdalin is converted to cyanide by the digestive...more »
    180. Plant poisoning -- Cyanogenic glycoside
     Cyanogenic glycoside is a toxin found naturally in various plants e.g. cherries, plums, almonds, peaches, apricots, apples and cassava. The chemical is usually concentrated in the seeds, kernels or wilted leaves. Eating these parts of the plant that conta...more »
    181. Pneumonia
     Infection of the lung by bacteria, viruses or fungus....more »
    182. Postoperative respiratory failure
     A condition characterised by the inability to use the lungs to perfuse the body with oxygen that occurs following an operation...more »
    183. Pyloric stenosis
     Narrowed opening between stomach and intestines...more »
    184. Renal cancer
     Cancer (malignant) of the kidneys. The kidneys are organs that make certain hormones and remove waste from the blood and turning it into urine....more »
    185. Salicylate-sensitive asthma
     Salicylate-sensitive asthma is a type of asthma that is triggered by salicylates which can be found in medications such as aspirin as well as many foods. Asthma involves constriction and inflammation of the airways which makes breathing difficult. The sev...more »
    186. Seasonal asthma
     Seasonal asthma refers to inflammation and constriction of the airways that is triggered by the presence of airborne allergens such as pollen. This type of asthma tends to occur in a seasonal cycle in response to seasonal increases in levels of pollen and...more »
    187. Severe, refractory asthma
     Severe refractory asthma is a type of asthma that is severe and difficult to treat. Asthma involves constriction and inflammation of the airways which makes breathing difficult....more »
    188. Silent asthma
     Silent asthma is a type of asthma that occurs suddenly and is usually severe. The wheezing that usually precipitates and asthma attack is usually absent or very mild. Silent asthma involves rapid constriction and inflammation of the airways which makes br...more »
    189. Small non-cleaved cell lymphoma
    190. Steroid-dependant asthma
     Steroid-dependant asthma refers to inflammation and constriction of the airways that can be managed only through regular use of oral steroids. Excessive use of steroids can lead to side effects so other therapies are often advised e.g. immunoglobulin ther...more »
    191. Steroid-resistant asthma
     Steroid-resistant asthma refers to inflammation and constriction of the airways that does not respond to treatment with steroids. However, higher than normal doses of steroids will alleviate symptoms in most patients but the higher doses carries an increa...more »
    192. Steroid-resistant asthma, type I
     Steroid-resistant asthma is a type of asthma that doesn't respond to steroid treatment. Steroids work by attaching to a particular part of the T-cells which make up the immune system. In type I, the T-cells have sufficient attachment points for the steroi...more »
    193. Steroid-resistant asthma, type II
     Steroid-resistant asthma is a type of asthma that doesn't respond to steroid treatment. Steroids work by attaching to a particular part of the T-cells which make up the immune system. In type I, the T-cells have sufficient attachment points for the steroi...more »
    194. Steroid-sensitive asthma
     Steroid-sensitive asthma refers to inflammation and constriction of the airways that responds well to treatment with steroids. The severity of symptoms is variable....more »
    195. Stomach cancer
     Stomach or gastric cancer can develop in any part of the stomach and may spread throughout the stomach and to other organs...more »
    196. Tako-Tsubo syndrome
     Abnormal functioning of the left heart ventricle. It is a heart disease caused by extreme prolonged stress....more »
    197. Teratoma
     A neoplasm made up of different types of tissue...more »
    198. Tobacco smoke associated asthma
     Tobacco smoke associated asthma refers to inflammation and constriction of the airways that is caused by exposure to tobacco smoke. The severity of symptoms is variable....more »
    199. Unstable angina
     A condition which is characterized by chest pain of heart origin that occurs without stimuli...more »
    200. Uterine Cancer
     Cancer of the uterus....more »
    201. Uterine fibroids
     Benign nodules in the uterus wall....more »
    202. Virus-induced asthma
     Virus-induced asthma refers to inflammation and constriction of the airways that is triggered by a viral respiratory infection. This form of asthma usually has a sudden onset and is relatively severe. Viral respiratory infections can also exacerbate exist...more »
    203. Vocal cord dysfunction familial
     A rare inherited disorder where the vocal cord closes while breathing in which causes breathing difficulty which can be severe in some cases. Mental retardation is also associated....more »
    204. Wolf-Parkinson-White syndrome
     Heart arrhythmia causing increased heart rate...more »

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