Plaque Psoriasis

Plaque Psoriasis

Plaque psoriasis is characterized by inflamed skin structure that is reddish and scaly on the skin. This disease is inherited and develops throughout the body due to lowered immunity. Actually it is not a skin disease but a disorder in the immune system. The immune system is responsible for protecting the body against diseases and infections. But in people affected with … [Read more...]

Down Syndrome – Causes, Symptoms, Treatment

Down Syndrome

The persons, who have one extra chromosome when compared with that of normal 46 chromosomes, are said to be affected with Down syndrome. It is also called Trisomy 21. This extra genetic material will cause serious consequences in the development of body and brain of the individual.Causes :The disorder of Down syndrome is caused by birth. In other words heredity is the … [Read more...]

Dry Socket – Pictures, Symptoms, Causes, Treatment

Dry Socket

Dry socket is the common problem which occurs after the removal of tooth. In medical terms it is called ‘Alveolar osteitis’. The part of the jawbone gets affected when the tooth has been extracted from the cavity during dental procedure. Once the tooth has been removed there will a hole or socket in that place which develops into blood clot. In some cases the blood clot gets … [Read more...]

Dyshidrotic Eczema

Dyshidrotic Eczema

Dyshidrotic Eczema as the name suggests is a type of skin rash which appears in the form of tiny blisters on the skin. It is normally seen in fingers, hands and palms. It is believed to be caused by pruritic vesicular outbreak on the hands and feet. The process of eruption is also called pompholyx which is nothing but formation of bubbles. The condition of this eczema varies … [Read more...]

Edwards Syndrome

Edwards Syndrome

Edwards syndrome or Trisomy 18 is the presence of additional chromosome by birth. The child will have three copies of the same genetic material instead of two. This birth disorder is common in girls when compared with boys and is a relatively common disorder. The extra genetic material will interfere with the normal development of body and brain. The disorder is named after … [Read more...]