Antiprotozoals are agents used to treat protozoan infections. Protozoan infections are common in tropical areas.
Cushing's syndrome is a cluster of clinical abnormalities caused by excessive levels of adrenocortical hormones (particularly cortisol) or related corticosteroids and, to a lesser extent, androgens and aldosterone.
Antineoplastic agents comprise one aspect of chemotherapy.
Antibiotics are agents made from living microorganisms, synthetic manufacturing, and genetic engineering that are used to inhibit specific bacteria.
One of the most common eye disorders is cataract. A cataract is a lens opacity or cloudiness.
Cystitis is the inflammation of the urinary bladder.
Sickle cell anemia is a severe hemolytic anemia that results from inheritance of the sickle hemoglobin gene.
An intracranial aneurysm is a dilation of the walls of a cerebral artery that develops as a result of weakness in the arterial wall.
Pneumothorax is one of the disorders of the chest and lower respiratory tract. It occurs when the parietal or visceral pleura is breached and the pleural space is exposed to positive atmospheric pressure.
Meningitis is an inflammation of the lining around the brain and spinal cord caused by bacteria or viruses.