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Right upper quadrant pain and Severe elbow pain on one side
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    1. Addisonian crisis
     Severe adrenal gland complication from Addison's disease....more »
    2. Aortic aneurysm
     A localised dilatation of the aorta which results in a 50% increase in its diameter...more »
    3. Brachial Plexus Injury
     Damage to the nerves controlling the shoulder and arm (often from childbirth)....more »
    4. Cholecystitis
     Inflammation of the gallbladder which concentrates and stores bile. The condition may occur suddenly (acute) or persist over a longer period of time (chronic)....more »
    5. Cholelithiasis
     Is the presence of gallstones in the gallbladder...more »
    6. Compartment Syndrome
     Excessive bleeding or swelling following surgery or injury can result in increased pressure within a section of the arms, legs or buttocks. The increased pressure affects blood flow and can result in tissue death necessitating amputation, nerve damage or ...more »
    7. Crohn's disease
     Crohn's disease causes inflammation of the digestive system. It is one of a group of diseases called inflammatory bowel disease. The disease can affect any area from the mouth to the anus. It often affects the lower part of the small intestine called the ...more »
    8. Diabetic Ketoacidosis
     Life-threatening complication of high blood sugars and diabetes....more »
    9. Diabetic neuropathy
     Nerve damage from diabetes affecting any body part; most commonly feet....more »
    10. Diverticular Disease
     Protrusions of the colon wall (diverticulosis) or their inflammation (diverticulitis)...more »
    11. Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome
     A rare condition where the thin layer around the liver becomes infected as a result of a spread of infection from gonococcal or chlamydial infections in females....more »
    12. Gall Bladder Cancer
     Cancer of the gall bladder....more »
    13. Golfer's elbow
     Elbow and forearm disorder from repeated motions...more »
    14. Hemangioma
     A condition which is characterized by a benign tumour cause by newly formed blood vessels...more »
    15. Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia
     A rare genetic disorder characterized by epistaxes and multiple telangiectases....more »
    16. Hydatid cyst
     It is rare for hydatid disease to be encountered primarily in the urogenital system or retroperitoneum. Moreover, prostatic involvement is extremely rare....more »
    17. Idiopathic myopathy
     A rare condition involving inflammation of the skeletal muscles which become weak and wasted....more »
    18. Injury
     Any damage inflicted in the body...more »
    19. Kidney Cancer
     Cancer that forms in tissues of the kidneys...more »
    20. Kidney stones
     Kidney stones are solid deposits of salts (e.g calcium) from the urine. These deposits can impair the passage of urine that has the potential to result in infection and kidney damage or failure in severe cases....more »
    21. Liver abscess
     Pus in the liver...more »
    22. Liver cancer
     Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) is a primary malignancy of the liver....more »
    23. Nerve entrapment
     Compression of a nerve that becomes trapped in a confined space due to any cause e.g. trauma, inflammation or a disease process. This usually occurs near joints. The resulting pressure on the nerve can be very painful and if left untreated can result in d...more »
    24. Occupational Cancer -- Liver cancer
     Occupational exposure to vinyl chloride can increase the risk of developing liver cancer....more »
    25. Osteoarthritis
     Osteoarthritis is a chronic condition characterised by mechanical disrturbances due to degradation of joints. It is the most common form of arthritis, and the leading cause of chronic disability....more »
    26. Osteochondritis Dissecans
     A rare condition caused by an interruption of the blood supply to section of bone in a joint which can result in a piece of bone breaking off and causing pain. The knee is most often affected but it can occur in ankles and elbows....more »
    27. Pancreatic abscess
     A localized pus-filled cavity (abscess) in the pancreas which usually occurs after pancreatitis. Death can occur if the abscess is not drained....more »
    28. Pancreatic cancer
     Pancreatic cancer is a malignant neoplasm of the pancreas...more »
    29. Peripheral neuropathy
     Peripheral neuropathy is the term for damage to nerves of the peripheral nervous system, which may be caused either by diseases of the nerve or from the side-effects of systemic illness....more »
    30. Pneumonia
     Infection of the lung by bacteria, viruses or fungus....more »
    31. Pyelonephritis
     Kidney and ureter infection usually bacterial from the bladder....more »
    32. Strain
     Muscle or tendon injury; compare sprain...more »
    33. Stroke
     Serious brain event from bleeding or blood clots....more »
    34. Subphrenic abscess
     A pus-filled cavity in the subphrenic region which is the area below the diaphragm but above the colon and liver. The infection can occur as a complication of abdominal surgery, acute pancreatitis and trauma....more »
    35. Tennis elbow
     Elbow and forearm disorder from repeated motions...more »
    36. Urofacial syndrome
     A very rare inherited disorder characterized by an unusual face and abnormalities in organs involved with urination....more »

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