Diseases and conditions

Breast Cancer in Males

Breast Cancer in Males

Most people may be of the opinion that only women can get breast cancer, as they don’t think of men as having breast. But in reality, even men have breast tissue, although the quantity of breast tissue is much lesser than in women. Rarely, men can also develop breast cancer. About 0.4-1% of breast cancers occur in... Read More

Testicular Cancer

Testicular Cancer

Testicular cancer is one of the uncommon types of cancer. The age group most commonly affected is of 15-49 years. The testicular cancers are classified based on the cell from which they... Read More

Celiac Disease

Celiac Disease

Celiac disease, also called as celiac sprue is an autoimmune disorder in which ingestion of gluten based food preparations causes damage to the small... Read More

Polycystic kidney disease

Polycystic kidney disease

Polycystic kidney disease (PKD) is a genetic disorder in which some fluid-filled sacs called as cysts develop in the kidney. These cysts are generally non-cancerous in nature but can grow to gigantic... Read More

Rabies – A deadly viral disease

Rabies – A deadly viral disease

Rabies is a life-threatening viral disease of animals which is transmitted to humans through the bite of the infected animal. Rabies virus infects the central nervous system which can ultimately lead to death.... Read More