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Amniocentesis is a diagnostic test carried out during pregnancy.

Bed Sores

Pressure ulcers are a type of injury that break down the skin and underlying tissue.


A cholesteatoma is a rare, abnormal collection of skin cells inside your ear.


Dehydration happens when your body loses more fluid than you take in.


Tennis elbow is a condition that causes pain around the outside of the elbow.


Ectropion occurs when the eyelid droops away from the eye and turns outwards.


Flatulence is passing gas from the digestive system out of the back passage.

Genital Herpess

Genital herpes is a common infection caused by the herpes simplex virus (HSV).

Head Lice

Head lice are tiny wingless insects that live in human hair.

Insect Bites

Insect bites and stings are common and usually cause only minor irritation.

Jet Lag

Jet lag is a feeling of tiredness and confusion after a long aircraft journey.