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Acute Myeloid Leukaemia (AML) Explained

Acute Myeloid Leukaemia (AML) Explained

A cancer of the blood and the bone marrow is known as acute myeloid leukaemia (AML). Cancer's rapid development is referred here by the word “acute”. Myeloid cells, a kind of white blood cells mature into various cells: white blood cells, red blood cells and the platelets. Leukaemia means uncontrolled growth of these... Read More

Abdominal Aorta Aneurysm: Know More

Abdominal Aorta Aneurysm: Know More

Abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) is ballooning and enlargement of the lower part of the aorta in the abdomen region. The aorta is the main artery (blood vessel) of the body that begins in the heart and supplies blood to rest of the body through its multiple branches. Distension of the aorta and aneurysm can happen in its course through the... Read More

Rheumatoid Arthritis: Pain, Swelling and More

Rheumatoid Arthritis: Pain, Swelling and More

Rheumatoid arthritis is a long-term autoimmune condition (where your immune system attacks your body) that mainly affects the joints causing pain, swelling and stiffness. It commonly involves the small joints in the hands and feet, but it can affect other organs of the body such as lungs, heart, kidney, skin, eyes and blood... Read More

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