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Kidney Cancer

Kidney Cancer

Thursday, September 30, 2010 3:01

Kidney Cancer The kidneys are a pair of organs on either side of the spine in the lower abdomen. Each kidney is about the size of a fist. Attached to the top of each kidney is an adrenal gland. A mass ...

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Kienbocks Wrist

Kienbocks Wrist

Wednesday, September 8, 2010 3:16

Kienbock's disease, properly spelled Kienböck's, is also known as Avascular Necrosis of the Lunate, or Lunatomalacia. It was first described by Viennese radiologist Dr. Robert Kienbock in 1910. Kienbock's disease is a condition in which one of the small bones of the wrist loses its blood supply and ...

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Knee Problems Pain And Disorder

Knee Problems Pain And Disorder

Wednesday, September 8, 2010 2:24

Mechanical knee problems can be caused by: A direct blow or sudden movements that strain the knee Osteoarthritis in the knee, resulting from wear and tear on its parts. Inflammatory knee problems can be caused by certain rheumatic diseases, such as rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus (lupus). These diseases cause ...

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