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Glandular fever is a viral infection that mostly affects teenagers and young adults. The virus that causes glandular fever is called Epstein-Barr virus. Glandular fever is an infectious disease which mainly spreads through close contact, especially kissing. This is why …

Carcinoid tumors are neuroendocrine tumors that can develop in many organs of the body. The tumors have tendency to grow in the neuroendocrine cells of digestive system such as the stomach, appendix, small and large intestine, rectum and lungs. They …

Double inlet left ventricle (DILV) is a malformation of heart since birth. In this condition the two upper chambers of heart connect to the left ventricle. It is a rare disease affecting 5 out of 100000 live births. In DILV …

Angiosarcoma is a malignant tumor of blood vessels. This rare cancerous growth can develop at any site, but most commonly it occurs in the blood vessels of skin, particularly the skin of scalp, face and neck. In rare cases angiosarcoma …

Long Q-T syndrome is an abnormal disturbance of heart rhythm. The erratic behavior of the electrical system of heart can cause repeated attacks of fainting, ventricular tachycardia, seizure and even sudden cardiac arrest. The electrical activity controls contraction and relaxation …