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  • Barium Enema

    Barium Enema - A group of x-rays of the lower intestinal tract. A liquid that contains a silver-white met ...

    Barium Enema - A group of x-rays of the lower intestinal tract. A liquid that contains a silver-white metallic compound, called barium, is put in the rectum. The barium then coats the lower intestinal ...

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  • Baseline

    Baseline - A term often used in a study or project, for the time just before the start of an intervention ...

    Baseline - A term often used in a study or project, for the time just before the start of an intervention or key action, when starting measurements are taken. Later measurements may be compared with t ...

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  • Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

    Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia or BPH or Enlarged Prostate is non-cancerous gr ...

    Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia or BPH or Enlarged Prostate is non-cancerous growth of the prostate gland, a part of the male reproductive system. It is common in men more th ...

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  • Benign Tumor

      Benign Tumor The term benign tumor refers to a tumor or mass in the body that does not grow in an ...

      Benign Tumor The term benign tumor refers to a tumor or mass in the body that does not grow in an unlimited or aggressive way, does not invade the tissues around it, and does not spread through ...

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  • Biopsy –

      Biopsy - The removal of a sample of tissue from the body for examination under a microscope. There ...

      Biopsy - The removal of a sample of tissue from the body for examination under a microscope. Therefore, usually only very small samples are needed. Sometimes, it is enough just to scrape over a ...

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  • Bipolar Disorders

    Bipolar Disorders are treatable medical illnesses due to abnormalities in brain chemistry and in the stru ...

    Bipolar Disorders are treatable medical illnesses due to abnormalities in brain chemistry and in the structure and/or activity of certain brain circuits. They are usually marked by extreme changes in ...

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  • Body Mass Index

    Body Mass Index  Body Mass Index or BMI is a single number which evaluates a person’s weight as compared ...

    Body Mass Index  Body Mass Index or BMI is a single number which evaluates a person’s weight as compared to his or her height. It is generally used to indicate whether or not a person is developing, o ...

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  • Breast Cancer

    Cancer is a disease in which more body cells or building blocks grow or grow faster in a certain area of ...

    Cancer is a disease in which more body cells or building blocks grow or grow faster in a certain area of the body than they should, or old cells in that area don’t die when they should. Another way of ...

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  • Breast Health & Breast Screening

    Breast Health & Breast Screening Breast cancer, which occurs in 1 out of 8 women at some time in thei ...

    Breast Health & Breast Screening Breast cancer, which occurs in 1 out of 8 women at some time in their lives, can often be cured without breast removal if it’s found and treated early. However, be ...

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  • BSE  Breast Self-Examination

    Breast Self-Examination or BSE is a procedure used by women and teenagers to carefully examine both of th ...

    Breast Self-Examination or BSE is a procedure used by women and teenagers to carefully examine both of their breasts every month. Detailed information on how to do breast self-examination is provided ...

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