Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is an umbrella term for a wide variety of liver conditions that affect people who drink less alcohol.
A hernia occurs when an organ pushes through an opening in the muscle or tissue that holds it in place.
Gastroenteritis is an inflammation (irritation) of your intestines. Although it is not generally limited to influenza, people call it the “stomach virus” or “stomach flu.”
Posterior SI Joint Provocation tests are a method commonly used by healthcare professionals to determine if the pain is originating from the SI joint.
Vocal Fremitus Test, When a person speaks, the vocal cords create feelings in the tracheobronchial tree and through the lungs.
Diverticulosis and diverticulitis are two conditions that occur in the large intestine (also known as the colon). Both are called diverticular disease.
Alcoholic hepatitis is an infection of the liver. The main reason is the excessive and frequent consumption of alcohol.
What is Kernig’s sign? Kernig’s sign: A sign that indicates the presence of meningitis (inflammation of the meninges that line the brain and spinal cord). The Kernig sign test is performed by having the person lie on the back, flex the thigh so that it is at a right angle to the trunk, and fully […]
Rebound tenderness is a sign of peritonitis, a serious condition that is an inflammation of the peritoneum. Know more about the test.
The quadratus lumborum muscle is the sincere abdominal muscle. It is located in the lower back, on both sides of the lumbar spine.