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Diseases, Illnesses & Ailments Starting from Letter T

  1. T-cell Lymphoma
    Cutaneous T-Cell lymphoma (CTCL) is a type of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, which is a type of cancer of the immune system. [read more]

  2. T-Lymphocytopenia
    Idiopathic CD4+ lymphocytopenia (ICL) is a depletion of CD4+ lymphocytes below 300 per cubic millimeter, or less than one-fourth of total lymphocytes, in the absence of HIV infection or other known causes of immunodeficiency. This is a rare, heterogeneous syndrome and does not seem to be caused by a transmissible agent. People with ICL are susceptible to opportunistic infections, such as cryptococcus, atypical mycobacterial and Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia (PCP). [read more]

  3. Tabes Dorsalis
    Tabes dorsalis is another name for locomotor ataxia, or the paralysis of the motor nerves. This is the degeneration of the motor nerves in the spinal cord resulting to incontrollable urination, loss of coordination and dystrophy. This condition is usually a result of syphilis. [read more]

  4. Tachycardia
    A heart rate over 100 beats a minute is known as tachycardia. Some tachycardias are relatively benign and need no treatment, but others can be life-threatening. [read more]

  5. Tachypnea
    Tachypnea otherwise known as tachypnoea is a medical condition that is characterized by rapid breathing and is usually necessary for the body's need for gas exchange. [read more]

  6. Taeniasis
    Taeniasis is a tapeworm (cestode) infection that is acquired by the ingestion of raw or undercooked meat of infected animals. Although many species exist, two species, Taenia saginata and Taenia solium, result to pathology in humans. T. saginata is linked with the ingestion of the worm's larval form found in infected beef while T. solium is associated with that of infected pork. [read more]

  7. Tailbone Pain
    Tailbone pain, also known as coccydynia, refers to the inflammation of the coccyx, the bone located in between the buttocks. [read more]

  8. Takayasu Arteritis
    Takayasu arteritis (TA) is classically defined as a chronic, progressive, occlusive, inflammatory disease of the aorta and its branches. The pulmonary arteries may also be concerned. Takayasu arteritis is a systemic disease that can have isolated, atypical, and catastrophic manifestations. [read more]

  9. Takayasu's Arteritis
    Takayasu's arteritis is categorized as a rather uncommon form of vasculitis. It features a spectrum of conditions that is characterized by an inflammation of the blood vessels. Takayasu's arteritis causes damage to the large arteries particularly the aorta, the principal blood vessel that is responsible for carrying blood from the heart to the rest of the organs in the body. [read more]

  10. Talipes
    Talipes is a congenital deformity in which a person suffers from a clubfoot. The condition is caused by a genetic disorder which results to shortened muscles and tendons in the foot. [read more]

  11. Talipes Equinovarus
    A clubfoot, or talipes equinovarus (TEV), is a birth defect wherein the foot is twisted in (inverted) and down. [read more]

  12. Tangier Disease
    Tangier disease is a rare inherited disorder marked by a severe reduction in the amount of high density lipoprotein (HDL), often referred to as "good cholesterol," in the bloodstream. [read more]

  13. Tapeworm Infection
    Tapeworm infection is the occurrence of tapeworms that may form into cysts affecting other tissues such as the lungs and liver, or the develop into adult tapeworms inside the intestines. [read more]

  14. TAR Syndrome
    TAR Syndrome (Thrombocytopenia with Absent radius) is a rare genetic disorder which is marked by the absence of the radius bone in the forearm, and a dramatically reduced platelet count. Symptoms of thrombocytopenia, or a lowered platelet count, results to bruising and potentially life-threatening haemorrhage. [read more]

  15. Tardive Dyskinesia
    Tardive dyskinesia is a symptom caused by the long-term or high-dose use of dopamine antagonists, usually antipsychotics, but also those such as antiemetic metoclopramide. These neuroleptic drugs are typically prescribed for psychiatric disorders. [read more]

  16. Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
    Tarsal tunnel syndrome is a compression, or squeezing, on the posterior tibial nerve that gives out symptoms anywhere along the path of the nerve. [read more]

  17. Taurodontism
    Taurodontism is a condition of teeth where the body of the tooth and pulp chamber is enlarged. Because of this, the floor of the pulp and the furcation of the tooth is moved apically down the root. The term means "bull like" teeth coming from similarity of these teeth to those of ungulate or cud chewing animals. [read more]

  18. Tay Syndrome Ichthyosis
    Tay syndrome is a recessive hereditary disease marked by trichothiodystrophy (sulfur-deficient brittle hair) with photosensitivity, ichthyosiform erythroderma (fish-like scales on skin), dystrophic (abnormal) finger and toe-nails, progeria-like faces (prematurely aged looking face), growth and mental retardation, infertility and variable other defects. [read more]

  19. Tay-Sachs Disease
    Tay-Sachs disease (TSD, also known as GM2 gangliosidosis, Hexosaminidase A deficiency or Sphingolipidosis) is a genetic disorder, fatal in its most common variant known as Infantile Tay-Sachs disease. [read more]

  20. Teeth grinding
    Teeth grinding, which is also known as bruxism is the unconscious clenching, grinding, or gnashing of teeth. [read more]

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