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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: Signs and Symptoms

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) is a condition in which the median nerve, which runs through a bony, fibrous tunnel in the wrist called the carpal tunnel, is compressed. This leads to pain, numbness and tingling in the hand.

What is Helicobacter Pylori and whom does it affect?

In this article, we will talk about one of the biggest enemies of gastroenterologists: Helicobacter Pylori has in the human stomach its only known reservoir.

Surgical Treatment of AHT through Deep Brain Stimulation

Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) acts on extensive brain networks, modifying the neurons, glia, extracellular matrix and the neurotransmitters produced which probably have a neuroprotective effect.

What is polycystic kidney disease?

Polycystic Kidney Disease is an inherited disorder in which groups of cysts are mainly developed inside the kidneys, which causes these to enlarge and lose their function over time

What are boils and how are they treated?

A boil (or furuncle) is a painful, firm, deep and erythematous inflammatory nodule, which appears around the hair follicles and it gradually grows to form a fluctuant abscess.

What are Colonic Diverticulosis and Diverticulitis?

This disease can be found in about a third of people older than 60 years old, with prevalence of occidental countries. In places where the diet is rich in fibers it is infrequent (rural Africa).

What is the Human Papillomavirus (HPV)?

Most Human Papillomavirus genital infections do not produce injuries and disappear alone. However, some virus types can cause genital warts or some types of cancer.

What is the Hepatorenal Syndrome?

The Hepatorenal Syndrome can appear spontaneously or after a precipitant factor. It is an entity that appear in advanced phases of cirrhosis and it is associated with a bad forecast.

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