A bone bruise is a condition that occurs when there are microfractures to the bone causing blood and fluid to accumulate. Learn more.
Different forms of colon cleansing are generally used to prepare the gut for procedures or exams. Some can be done at home, but know the risks.
Excess fluid in the eyes is often a result of an underlying medical issue that affects eye health. Learn about possible causes and treatment options.
Encephalitis is an infection or inflammation of the brain causing behavioral, cognitive, and neurological issues. Reviewed by a board-certified healthcare provider.
Heart failure can cause symptoms from lung congestion, low cardiac output, and cardiac arrhythmias. Learn more about these and potential complications.
When blood vessels are damaged in the brain, blood builds up. This leads to increased pressure and complications.
Hydrochlorothiazide, sold under the brand name Microzide, is a diuretic used to eliminate fluid buildup common in hypertension and edema.
The aging process can affect your feet and ankles, causing changes in the skin, bone, joints, and circulation, including arthritis, flat feet, and edema.
A computed tomography (CT) scan is a type of X-ray that produces cross-sectional images of the body. Learn what to expect, including the risks and benefits.
Angioedema is diagnosed by clinical signs and symptoms. Hereditary angioedema, a rare condition, can be diagnosed by C1-INH deficiency or by a genetic test.