Otorrhea – Causes, Definition, Symptoms, Treatment

Otorrhea

Any excess of fluid draining from the ear is known as otorrhea. It is not usual to experience ear discharge frequently. Several factors can cause ear discharge in individuals. It can be due to ear infection, any problem in the ear canal or middle car. Symptoms of otorrhea … [Read more...]

Onychogryphosis – Symptoms, Causes, Pictures, Treatment

Onychogryphosis

Onychogryphosis is the medical term given for thickened and curved nails. This is also known as “ram’s horn”. The nails of the toe get affected growing in curved pattern. The nails are much thicker than normal and the color of the nail gets changed due to collection of debris … [Read more...]

Hyperesthesia – Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment

Hyperesthesia

Hyperesthesia can be known as rare sensitivity disorder in which the affected person would have increased sensation of all senses. Sensitivity can occur in vision, smell, hearing and touch. Hyperesthesia includes comprehensive sensitivity disorder including touch sensitivity … [Read more...]

Sporotrichosis – Symptoms, Causes, Pictures, Treatment

Sporotrichosis

Sporotrichosis is a rare infection affecting farmers and gardeners. Basically it is a fungal infection caused by Sporothrix schenckii that enters the body through minor cuts on the skin while handling vegetation. Sporotrichosis is also known as rose gardener’s disease.  Gardeners … [Read more...]

Hyperopia (Farsightedness) – Causes, Symptoms, Treatment

Hyperopia

Hyperopia is commonly known as “farsightedness” which is a kind of refractive error. Farsightedness is medical condition wherein distant objects can be seen clearly but nearby objects is not that much clear. Hyperopia can occur at any age young or old and the intensity vary … [Read more...]