Warthin’s Tumor Infection, Pain, Causes, Surgery

Warthin's Tumor Infection, Pain, Causes, Surgery
Salivary glands are rich in lymphocytes along germinal centers generally called as lymph node-like stroma which make them one of the important organs of the human body. A benign type of tumor in the salivary glands is called as papillary cystadenoma lymphomatosum or generally we know it as Warthin’s Tumor. It is defined as “an...

Mucous Retention Cyst Symptoms, Causes, Treatment

Mucous Retention Cyst Symptoms, Causes, Treatment
Learn all about mucous retention cyst symptoms, causes and treatment.Mucous retention cyst is also known with the names like mucocele and mucous cyst. Mucous retention cyst can occur in many regions of the body like the maxillary sinuses, sphenoid sinuses, lips, vocal cords, tonsils, salivary glands, etc.The appearance of these mucous retention cysts on very...

Bartholin Gland Cyst causes and Treatment with Home Remedies

Bartholin Glad Cyst causes and Treatment with Home Remedies
Learn all about bartholin gland cyst causes and treatment with home remedies. The two Bartholin's glands are located at the entrance to a woman's vagina, one on each side. They are small and cannot be seen or felt when they are normal. Their function is to secrete fluid onto the mucosal (inner) surface of the...

Schwannomas (Nerve Sheath Tumor) Symptoms, Treatment

Schwannomas (Nerve Sheath Tumor) Symptoms, Treatment
Learn all about Schwannomas. A schwannoma is a spinal tumor that arises from the lining of the nerve cells of the spineA schwannoma develops from cells called Schwann cells, a cell that wraps itself around peripheral nerves and provides protection and support. Schwannomas are almost always benign (not cancerous), but rarely, may become cancerous (a...

Angiomyolipoma Pain, symptoms, Causes, Treatment

Angiomyolipoma Pain, symptoms, Causes, Treatment
Read all about angiomyolipoma (AML). It is a benign tumor that is a mixture of blood vessels (angio), smooth muscles (myo) and fat (or lipoma). The tumor is seen among Arachnoid granulations.Angiomyolipomas (AML’s) occur only in the kidneys is not correct. AMLs are benign mesenchymal tumors, composed of blood vessels, smooth muscle, and mature adipose...

Neoplasia Types- Multiple Endocrine, Cervical Intraepithelial

Neoplasia Types- Multiple Endocrine, Cervical Intraepithelial
Learn all about neoplasia and its types. There is no single mechanism by which a neoplasm arises. Many different mechanisms give rise to neoplasms, and that is what makes diagnosis and treatment so challenging.Neoplasia is new growth. The terms benign and malignant correlate to the course of the neoplasm. Benign neoplasms stay localized in one...

Neoplasm (Malignant & Benign) of Breast, Prostate, Colon, Skin

Neoplasm (Malignant & Benign) of Breast, Prostate, Colon, Skin
Learn all about neoplasm (malignant and benign) of breast, prostate, colon and skin. A tumor is an abnormal growth of cells that serves no purpose. A benign tumor is not a malignant tumor, which is cancer. It does not invade nearby tissue or spread to other parts of the body the way cancer can. In...

HTLV-1 (Human T-Lymphotropic Virus) Cancer, Treatment, Prevention

HTLV-1 (Human T-Lymphotropic Virus) Cancer, Treatment, Prevention
Learn all about HTLV (Human T Lymphotropic Virus). Human T-cell Lymphotropic virus (HTLV) was the first human retrovirus discovered. HTLV belongs to the Retroviridae family in the genus Deltaretrovirus. Retroviruses are RNA viruses that use an enzyme called reverse transcriptase to produce DNA from RNA. The DNA is subsequently incorporated into the host’s genome. HTLV...

Hashimoto’s Disease Symptoms, Treatment, Anti-NMDA Receptor

Hashimoto's Disease Symptoms, Treatment, Anti-NMDA Receptor
Learn all about Hashimoto’s disease sometimes also referred to as a neuroendocrine disorder, although the condition's relationship to the endocrine system is widely disputed. A relapsing encephalopathy occurring in association with Hashimoto's thyroiditis, with high titers of anti-thyroid antibodies.is called hashimoto’s disease.Hashimoto's encephalopathy, also known as steroid responsive encephalopathy associated with autoimmune thyroiditis (SREAT), is...