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    1. Acute Pancreatitis
     Sudden severe inflammation of the pancreas causing digestive complaints....more »
    2. Adenomyosis
     A rare disorder where the endometrium (lining of the uterus) grows inside the muscle walls of the uterus. The condition is generally harmless but can be very painful....more »
    3. Alcoholism
     Alcoholism is the compulsive urge to drink alcohol despite knowing the negative impact on one's health....more »
    4. Alport syndrome with leukocyte inclusions and macrothrombocytopenia
     A rare condition characterized by the presence of large blood platelets, kidney inflammation, deafness and abnormal leukocytes. End-stage kidney disease occurs in about a third of patients and tends to occur during the 3rd and 4th decades of life....more »
    5. Anemia
     Reduced ability of blood to carry oxygen from various possible causes....more »
    6. Anovulation
     Failure to ovulate...more »
    7. Atherosclerosis
     Atherosclerosis is a syndrome affecting arterial blood vessels. It is a chronic inflammatory response in the walls of arteries, in large part due to the accumulation of macrophage white blood cells and promoted by low density (especially small particle) l...more »
    8. Autoimmune thyroid diseases
     Autoimmune diseases of the thyroid gland....more »
    9. Bamforth syndrome
     A rare syndrome characterized mainly by the association of an abnormal opening in the roof of the mouth and reduced thyroid functioning....more »
    10. Bernard-Soulier Syndrome
     A rare inherited blood coagulation disorder caused by blood platelet abnormalities which results in easy bruising and excessive bleeding....more »
    11. Birth control pill poisoning
     Birth control pill contain hormones such as estrogen and progestin and excessive ingestion of the pills can result in relatively minor symptoms - usually there are no serious problems associated with the ingested of many birth control pills at one time. T...more »
    12. Cervical Cancer
     Cervical cancer is malignant cancer of the cervix uteri or cervical area...more »
    13. Cervical polyps
     Benign polyps on the cervix of the uterus...more »
    14. Cholera
     An acute bacterial disease transmitted through food or water contaminated with human faeces. The intestinal infection is caused by the bacterium Vibrio cholerae....more »
    15. Chronic Alcoholism -- Teratogenic Agent
     There is strong evidence to indicate that chronic alcoholism during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the level of expos...more »
    16. Chronic Kidney Disease
     Long-term and generally irreversible disease of the kidneys due to infection, obstruction, congenital diseases or generalised diseases causing failure of the kidneys' normal functions....more »
    17. Ciclosporin -- Teratogenic Agent
     There is evidence to indicate that exposure to Ciclosporin (an immunosuppressant drug) during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affe...more »
    18. Cirrhosis of the liver
     Scarring of the liver from alcohol or other causes....more »
    19. Clotting disorders
     Disorder with excessive clotting...more »
    20. Coagulopathy
     A disorder of the blood where it fails to clot normally....more »
    21. Diabetic Ketoacidosis
     Life-threatening complication of high blood sugars and diabetes....more »
    22. Dicoumarol -- Teratogenic Agent
     There is evidence to indicate that exposure to Dicoumarol during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the level of exposure...more »
    23. Digoxin -- Teratogenic Agent
     There is evidence to indicate that exposure to Digoxin (a heart drug) during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the level...more »
    24. Diphtheria
     Infectious bacterial respiratory disease...more »
    25. Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding
     Uterus bleeding unrelated to periods...more »
    26. Ectopic pregnancy
     A condition where a fertilized egg embeds itself outside the uterus....more »
    27. Endometrial Cancer
     Cancer of the endometrium (uterus lining)....more »
    28. Endometrial hyperplasia
     Thickening of the endometrium (lining of the uterus)...more »
    29. Endometriosis
     Misplaced uterus tissue causing scar tissue....more »
    30. Endometritis
     Inflammation of the endometrium (uterine lining)...more »
    31. Epstein's Syndrome
     A syndrome characterized by the association of kidney disease, deafness and a blood disorder....more »
    32. Essential thrombocytosis -- same as essential thrombocythemia
     A rare blood disorder where the blood contains too many platelets due to excessive megakaryocytes (platelet-producing cells). Platelets are essential for blood clotting but in essential thrombocythemia excessive platelets can cause the blood to form abnor...more »
    33. Excessive dieting
     Excessive limitation of food intake can lead to problems and effects such as dizziness, depression, intestinal problems, edema and impaired growth....more »
    34. Factor V and factor VIII, combined deficiency of
     A rare inherited blood disorder where a deficiency of Factor V and factor VIII results in bleeding problems. Factor V and factor VIII is involved in blood coagulation....more »
    35. Factor V deficiency
     An inherited disorder where the deficiency of a blood component affects its ability to clot properly which can lead to bleeding problems. The severity of the disorder can vary from easy bruising to life-threatening hemorrhages....more »
    36. Factor VII deficiency
     A rare inherited blood disorder caused by a deficiency of a blood protein called Factor VII and resulting in poor blood coagulation. The severity of the condition is variable....more »
    37. Factor X deficiency
     A rare blood clotting disorder which may be inherited or acquired in people suffering from conditions such as liver disease, amyloidosis, leprosy and certain cancers. The underlying cause is the deficiency of a protein (Factor X) which is needed for the b...more »
    38. Factor X deficiency -- Friuli
     A rare inherited blood clotting disorder where there is a deficiency of a protein (Factor X) which is needed for the blood to clot properly. The Fruili variant tends to only cause moderate bleeding problems and occurs mainly in an area of Italy called Fru...more »
    39. Factor X deficiency -- Kanazawa
     A rare inherited blood clotting disorder where there is a deficiency of a protein (Factor X) which is needed for the blood to clot properly. The Kanazawa variant results in reduced Factor X blood clotting activity....more »
    40. Factor X deficiency -- Ketchikan
     A rare inherited blood clotting disorder where there is a deficiency of a protein (Factor X) which is needed for the blood to clot properly. The Ketchikan variant results in reduced Factor X blood clotting activity....more »
    41. Factor X deficiency -- Nottingham
     A rare inherited blood clotting disorder where there is a deficiency of a protein (Factor X) which is needed for the blood to clot properly. The Nottingham variant results in reduced Factor X blood clotting activity....more »
    42. Factor X deficiency -- Padua
     A rare inherited blood clotting disorder where there is a deficiency of a protein (Factor X) which is needed for the blood to clot properly. The Padau variant results in reduced Factor X blood clotting activity....more »
    43. Factor X deficiency -- San Antonio
     A rare inherited blood clotting disorder where there is a deficiency of a protein (Factor X) which is needed for the blood to clot properly. The San Antonia variant results in 14% of normal Factor X blood clotting activity....more »
    44. Factor X deficiency -- Santo Domingo
     A rare inherited blood clotting disorder where there is a deficiency of a protein (Factor X) which is needed for the blood to clot properly. The Santo Domingo variant results in reduced Factor X blood clotting activity....more »
    45. Factor X deficiency -- Shanghai
     A rare inherited blood clotting disorder where there is a deficiency of a protein (Factor X) which is needed for the blood to clot properly. The Shangai variant results in reduced Factor X blood clotting activity....more »
    46. Factor X deficiency -- St. Louis II
     A rare inherited blood clotting disorder where there is a deficiency of a protein (Factor X) which is needed for the blood to clot properly. The St. Louis II variant results in reduced Factor X blood clotting activity....more »
    47. Factor X deficiency -- Stockton
     A rare inherited blood clotting disorder where there is a deficiency of a protein (Factor X) which is needed for the blood to clot properly. The Stockton variant results in reduced Factor X blood clotting activity....more »
    48. Factor X deficiency -- Taunton
     A rare inherited blood clotting disorder where there is a deficiency of a protein (Factor X) which is needed for the blood to clot properly. The Taunton variant results in reduced Factor X blood clotting activity....more »
    49. Factor X deficiency -- Tokyo
     A rare inherited blood clotting disorder where there is a deficiency of a protein (Factor X) which is needed for the blood to clot properly. The Tokyo variant results in reduced Factor X blood clotting activity....more »
    50. Factor X deficiency -- Vorarlberg
     A rare inherited blood clotting disorder where there is a deficiency of a protein (Factor X) which is needed for the blood to clot properly. The Vorarlberg variant results in reduced Factor X blood clotting activity....more »
    51. Factor X deficiency -- Wenatchee I
     A rare inherited blood clotting disorder where there is a deficiency of a protein (Factor X) which is needed for the blood to clot properly. The Wenatchee I variant results in reduced Factor X blood clotting activity....more »
    52. Factor X deficiency -- Wenatchee II
     A rare inherited blood clotting disorder where there is a deficiency of a protein (Factor X) which is needed for the blood to clot properly. The Wenatchee II variant results in reduced Factor X blood clotting activity....more »
    53. Factor X deficiency -- autosomal dominant
     A rare inherited blood clotting disorder where there is a deficiency of a protein (Factor X) which is needed for the blood to clot properly. The autosomal dominant variant results in reduced Factor X blood clotting activity....more »
    54. Factor XIII Deficiency
     A very rare inherited or acquired blood disorder caused by a deficiency of Factor XIII which is involved in stabilizing blood clot formation. The condition manifests as bleeding problems....more »
    55. Factor XIII deficiency, congenital
     A very rare inherited blood disorder caused by a deficiency of Factor XIII which is involved in stabilizing blood clot formation. The condition manifests as bleeding problems....more »
    56. Factor XIII, A1 subunit Deficiency
     A very rare inherited or acquired blood disorder caused by a deficiency of subunit A of Factor XIII which is involved in stabilizing blood clot formation. The condition manifests as bleeding problems....more »
    57. Factor XIII, B subunit Deficiency
     A very rare inherited or acquired blood disorder caused by a deficiency of subunit B of Factor XIII which is involved in stabilizing blood clot formation. The condition manifests as bleeding problems....more »
    58. Fechtner syndrome
     A rare condition characterized by the presence of large blood platelets, kidney inflammation, deafness and abnormal leukocytes....more »
    59. Flu
     Very common viral respiratory infection....more »
    60. HOTS
     High blood calcium levels and bone resorption that occurs in some patients with T-cell lymphoma which is a cancer of the white blood cells....more »
    61. Hemophilia
     Blood disease usually genetic causing failure to clot....more »
    62. Hemorrhagic thrombocythemia
     A rare blood disorder characterized by increased number of platelets in the blood which often results in an enlarged spleen, bleeding and blood vessel blockages....more »
    63. Hereditary Leiomyomatosis and Renal Cell Cancer
     A rare inherited condition characterized by the presence of tumors that develop from smooth muscle tissue in the skin, uterus and the kidneys. The skin anomalies can occur on any part of the body and gradually increase in number and size with age. Kidney ...more »
    64. Hyperglycemia
     High levels of glucose in the blood...more »
    65. Hyperparathyroidism
     Increased secretion of parathyroid hormone from the parathyroid glands....more »
    66. Hyperthyroidism -- Teratogenic Agent
     There is strong evidence to indicate that the development of hyperthyroidism during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by th...more »
    67. Kidney conditions
     Any condition affecting the kidney organs....more »
    68. Kwashiorkor
     A malnutrition state that is produced by severe protein deficiency...more »
    69. Leukemia
     Cancer of the blood cells, usually white blood cells....more »
    70. Lymphomatous thyroiditis
     Progressive thyroid gland enlargement due to autoimmune disease....more »
    71. Malaria
     A parasitic disease transmitted through mosquito bites....more »
    72. Marijuana abuse
     Illicit depressant/hallucinogenic drug...more »
    73. May-Hegglin Anomaly
     A rare inherited blood disorder involving abnormalities in some of the blood components (platelets and certain leukocytes). Some patients develop bleeding problems whereas other remain asymptomatic....more »
    74. May-Hegglin thrombocytopenia
     A rare inherited blood disorder involving abnormalities in some of the blood components (platelets and certain leukocytes). Some patients develop bleeding problems whereas other remain asymptomatic....more »
    75. Measles
     Once common viral infection now rare due to vaccination....more »
    76. Menopause
     The end of female menstruation and fertility....more »
    77. Menorrhagia
     Excessive menstrual bleeding...more »
    78. Menstrual conditions
     Any condition that is associated with the female menstrual cycle...more »
    79. Miscarriage
     Loss of fetus without human interference...more »
    80. Misoprostol -- Teratogenic Agent
     There is evidence to indicate that exposure to Misoprostol during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the level of exposur...more »
    81. Ovarian Cancer
     Cancer of the ovaries....more »
    82. Ovary conditions
     Any condition that affects a female ovary...more »
    83. Owren Parahemophilia
     An inherited disorder where the deficiency of a blood component affects its ability to clot properly which can lead to bleeding problems. The severity of the disorder can vary from easy bruising to life-threatening hemorrhages....more »
    84. Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
     Infection of the womb and fallopian tubes....more »
    85. Perimenopause
     The start of onset of menopause...more »
    86. Phenprocoumon -- Teratogenic Agent
     There is evidence to indicate that exposure to Phenprocoumon during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the level of expos...more »
    87. Plasminogen activitor inhibitor type 1 deficiency, congenital
     A rare disorder where a deficiency of a protein results in mild bleeding problems. Though the bleeding disorder is mild, minor trauma can result in excessive bleeding....more »
    88. Polycystic ovary syndrome
     Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is an endocrine disorder that affects approximately 5% of all women....more »
    89. Polyp
     An growth or protrusion that extends from a mucous membrane...more »
    90. Primary Hyperaldosteronism
     A condition characterised by the excessive production and release into the circulation of aldosterone...more »
    91. Puberty
     Sexual and physical maturation in adolescents...more »
    92. Purpura
     Various bruising conditions where small blood vessels hemorrhage...more »
    93. Renal Tubular Acidosis
     A rare disorder where the kidneys secrete too much hydrogen and don't reabsorb enough bicarbonate which can result in symptoms such as excessive blood acidity and loss of potassium....more »
    94. Riedel syndrome
     A rare condition that occurs when fibrous tissue forms in the thyroid area and progressively destroys the thyroid gland....more »
    95. Sackey-Sakati-Aur syndrome
     A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by a blood disorder and various congenital anomalies such as short stature and a thumb abnormality....more »
    96. Salpingitis
     Inflammation of the fallopian tubes...more »
    97. Scarlet fever
     A complication of infection from strep bacteria such as strep throat....more »
    98. Scurvy
     Severe disease from vitamin C deficiency...more »
    99. Stuart factor deficiency, acquired
     A rare blood clotting disorder which causes mild to severe bleeding depending on the degree of deficiency of Factor X (Stuart factor). This disorder can be inherited or acquired by people suffering from conditions such as liver disease, amyloidosis, certa...more »
    100. Stuart factor deficiency, congenital
     A rare inherited blood clotting disorder which causes mild to severe bleeding depending on the degree of deficiency of Factor X (Stuart factor)....more »
    101. Thrombasthenia
     An inherited blood clotting disorder where abnormal blood platelet function causes results in excessive bleeding....more »
    102. Thrombocytopathy
     A blood disorder where abnormal blood platelets affect blood coagulation....more »
    103. Thyroid disorders
     Any disorder of the thyroid gland....more »
    104. Typhoid fever
     Fever from bacterial food poisoning....more »
    105. Uterine Cancer
     Cancer of the uterus....more »
    106. Uterine fibroids
     Benign nodules in the uterus wall....more »
    107. Uterus conditions
     Any condition that affects the female uterus...more »
    108. Vitamin D deficiency
     Deficiency of vitamin D...more »
    109. Von Willebrand disease
     A rare inherited blood coagulation disorder characterized by a deficiency or defect in plasma protein called the von Willebrand factor which leads to bleeding problems...more »
    110. Von Willebrand disease, dominant form
     A condition that is characterised by autosomal inheritance and is a disorder that is charaterised by prolonged bleeding time....more »
    111. Von Willebrand disease, platelet type
     A condition that is characterised by autosomal inheritance and is a disorder that is charaterised by prolonged bleeding time....more »
    112. Von Willebrand disease, recessive form
     A condition that is characterised by autosomal inheritance and is a disorder that is charaterised by prolonged bleeding time....more »
    113. Von Willebrand disease, type 1
     A rare inherited blood coagulation disorder characterized by a deficiency in plasma protein called the von Willebrand factor which leads to bleeding problems. Most cases of von Willebrand disease are type 1 which is the mildest form of the condition. Pati...more »
    114. Von Willebrand disease, type 2
     A rare inherited blood coagulation disorder characterized by a defect in plasma protein called the von Willebrand factor which leads to bleeding problems. Type 2 is further subdivided into 4 subtypes, each with a different underlying genetic defect. The d...more »
    115. Von Willebrand disease, type 2A
     A rare inherited blood coagulation disorder characterized by a defect in plasma protein called the von Willebrand factor which leads to bleeding problems. Type 2 vWD is further subdivided into 4 subtypes, each with a different underlying genetic defect. T...more »
    116. Von Willebrand disease, type 2B
     A rare inherited blood coagulation disorder characterized by a defect in plasma protein called the von Willebrand factor which leads to bleeding problems. Type 2 vWD is further subdivided into 4 subtypes, each with a different underlying genetic defect. T...more »
    117. Von Willebrand disease, type 2M
     A rare inherited blood coagulation disorder characterized by a defect in plasma protein called the von Willebrand factor which leads to bleeding problems. Type 2 vWD is further subdivided into 4 subtypes, each with a different underlying genetic defect. T...more »
    118. Von Willebrand disease, type 2N
     A rare inherited blood coagulation disorder characterized by a defect in plasma protein called the von Willebrand factor which leads to bleeding problems. Type 2 vWD is further subdivided into 4 subtypes, each with a different underlying genetic defect. T...more »
    119. Von Willebrand disease, type 3
     A rare inherited blood coagulation disorder characterized by a defect in plasma protein called the von Willebrand factor which leads to bleeding problems. Type 3 is the most severe form of von Willebrand Disease....more »
    120. Warfarin -- Teratogenic Agent
     There is evidence to indicate that exposure to Warfarin during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the level of exposure a...more »
    121. Willebrand disease, acquired
     A bleeding disorder characterised by prolonger bleeding time...more »
    122. Woodhouse Sakati syndrome
     A condition which consists of numerous symptoms such as diabetes, hypogonadism, deafness and mental retardation...more »

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