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Conditions by name

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A
Abdominal wall inflammation
Acne
Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
ADHD
Alcoholism
Allergic reaction - anaphylaxis
Allergic reaction - angioedema
Allergic rhinitis
Allergy - food
Alopecia
Alzheimer's disease
Amenorrhea
Amyloidosis
Anaphylaxis
Anemia
Angina
Angioedema
Anorexia nervosa
Anxiety
Appendicitis
Arteries - hardening of
Arteriosclerosis
Arthritis - osteo
Arthritis - rheumatoid
Ascariasis
Asthma
Atherosclerosis
Atopic dermatitis
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
Autism

B
Back pain - low
Benign prostatic hyperplasia
Bites and stings - insect
Blood pressure - high
Blood sugar - low
Bone cancer
Bone infection
Bone loss
Bone marrow disorders
BPH
Brain cancer
Brain inflammation - meningitis
Brain inflammation - viral encephalitis
Breast cancer
Bronchitis
Bulimia nervosa
Burns
Bursitis

C
Cancer - bone
Cancer - brain
Cancer - breast
Cancer - cervical
Cancer - colorectal
Cancer - lung
Cancer - prostate
Cancer - skin
Candidiasis
Carpal tunnel syndrome
Cataracts
Celiac sprue
Cellulitis
Cervical cancer
Cervical dysplasia
Chickenpox and shingles
Cholesterol - high
Chronic bronchitis
Chronic fatigue syndrome
Chronic myelogenous leukemia
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Cirrhosis
Cold
Cold sores
Colic - infantile
Colorectal cancer
Common cold
Conjunctivitis
Constipation
COPD
Coronary artery disease
Cough
Cough - whooping
Crohn's disease
Cutaneous drug reactions
Cystic fibrosis

D
Degenerative joint disease
Dementia
Depression
Dermatitis
Dermatitis - atopic
Diabetes
Diarrhea
Diverticular disease
Drug reactions - cutaneous
Duodenal ulcer
Dysmenorrhea
Dysphagia

E
Ear infection
Eating disorders - anorexia
Eating disorders - bulimia
Eczema
Edema
Emphysema
Endocarditis
Endometriosis
Epilepsy
Epstein-Barr virus
Erythema

F
Fainting
Fatigue - chronic syndrome
Fever of unknown origin
Fibromyalgia
Flu
Food allergy
Food poisoning
Frostbite

G
Gallbladder disease
Gastric ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal reflux disease
GERD
German measles
Glaucoma
Gluten intolerance
Gluten-sensitive enteropathy
Gout
Guinea worm disease

H
Hair disorders
Hair growth - excessive
Hair loss
Hay fever
Headache - migraine
Headache - sinus
Headache - tension
Heart attack
Heart failure
Heart failure - congestive
Heart infection - endocarditis
Heart infection - pericarditis
Heartburn
Heat exhaustion
Hemophilia
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis - viral
Herpes simplex virus
High blood pressure
High cholesterol
Hirsutism
Histoplasmosis
HIV and AIDS
Hookworm
Human immunodeficiency virus
Hypercholesterolemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hypertension
Hyperthyroidism
Hypochondriasis
Hypoglycemia
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypothermia
Hypothyroidism

I
Incontinence - urinary
Infantile colic
Inflammatory bowel disease
Inflammatory bowel disease - Crohn's
Influenza
Insect bites and stings
Insomnia
Intestinal parasites
Irritable bowel syndrome
Irritable colon

K
Kidney stones

L
Laryngitis
Leukemia
Liver disease
Loiasis
Low back pain
Low blood sugar
Lung cancer
Lupus
Lyme disease
Lymphatic filariasis
Lymphoma

M
Macular degeneration
Measles
Memory loss
Meningitis
Menopause
Menstrual pain
Menstruation - absence of
Migraine headache
Mononucleosis
Motion sickness
Mucous colitis
Multiple sclerosis
Mumps
Muscular dystrophy
Myelofibrosis
Myeloproliferative disorders
Myocardial infarction

N
Nail disorders
Nervous stomach
Nontropical sprue

O
Obesity
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthrosis
Osteomyelitis
Osteoporosis
Otitis media

P
Pancreas - inflammation of
Pancreatitis
Pap smear - abnormal
Parasitic infection - histoplasmosis
Parasitic infection - intestinal
Parasitic infection - roundworms
Parathyroid - overactive
Parathyroid - underactive
Parkinson's disease
Pelvic inflammatory disease
Peptic ulcer
Perennial allergic rhinitis
Pericarditis
Peritonitis
Pertussis
Pervasive developmental disorder
Pharyngitis
Photodermatitis
Pink eye
Pinworm
PMS
Polycythemia vera
Post-traumatic stress disorder
Potassium - excess in blood
Preeclampsia
Premenstrual syndrome
Proctitis
Prostate cancer
Prostate enlargement
Prostate infection
Prostatitis
Psoriasis
PTSD
Pulmonary edema
Pulmonary hypertension
Pyloric stenosis

R
Radiation damage
Raynaud's phenomenon
Rectal inflammation
Reiter syndrome
Respiratory infection - bronchitis
Respiratory infection - cold
Rheumatoid arthritis
Rhinitis - allergic
River blindness
Roseola
Roundworms
Rubella

S
Sarcoidosis
Scleroderma
Seasonal allergies
Seizure disorders
Senile dementia
Serum sickness
Sexual dysfunction
Sexually transmitted diseases
Shingles and chickenpox
Shock
Sinus headache
Sinus infection
Sinus inflammation
Sinusitis
Skin cancer
Skin disorders - dermatitis
Skin disorders - drug reactions
Skin disorders - eczema
Skin disorders - erythema
Skin disorders - photodermatitis
Skin infection
Sleep apnea
Sleeplessness
Sore throat
Spastic colitis
Spastic colon
Sprains and strains
Sprue
STDs
Stings and bites - insect
Stomach inflammation
Stomach ulcer
Stress
Stroke
Stroke - transient
Sunburn
Swallowing - difficulty
Syncope
Systemic lupus erythematosus

T
Temporomandibular joint dysfunction
Tendinitis
Tension headache
Threadworm
Throat - sore
Thrombocytosis
Thyroid - overactive
Thyroid - underactive
Thyroid inflammation
Thyroiditis
TIAs
TMJ
Transient ischemic attacks
Trichinosis
Tuberculosis

U
Ulcer - peptic
Ulcerative colitis
Urethral inflammation
Urethritis
Urinary incontinence
Urinary tract infection in women
Urolithiasis
UTI
Uveitis

V
Vaginal inflammation
Vaginitis
Varicella and herpes zoster viruses
Varicella-zoster virus
Varicose veins
Viral encephalitis
Viral hepatitis
Visceral larva migrans

W
Warts
Water retention
Whipworm
Whooping cough
Wounds

Y
Yeast infection