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Tuberculosis (TB) is an infectious disease that can lead to ill health for a long time. If it is not treated it can cause death.
The tuberculosis skin test is a screening test that can show if you have been infected with tuberculosis (TB) bacteria. The test is called the Mantoux tuberculin skin test (TST).
Mental health therapy is a way to help you understand yourself better and to cope better. Being in therapy does not mean you are crazy. Everyone has problems. Therapy is one way to help yourself with your problems.
Ulcerative colitis is a disease that causes inflammation and sores in the lining of the large intestine (colon) and rectum. It is a life-long condition, but your symptoms may come and go and there may be times when you are completely free of symptoms.
Ultrasound scanning is a safe and painless procedure used to look at the organs inside the body. It uses high-frequency sound waves and their echoes to create video pictures of the organs. It is especially useful for soft tissue, such as the kidneys, liver, and uterus. Soft tissue does not show up well on regular...
Ultrasound treatment uses energy from high-frequency sound waves to treat some conditions, such as muscle and joint pain and injuries. It is used on soft tissue, muscle bruises, and scar tissue, but not on bone fractures.
Urinary incontinence is a loss of bladder control.
Urinary tract infection (UTI) is an overgrowth of bacteria in the urethra, bladder, kidneys, or prostate gland. It can last a long time and, if left untreated, can cause permanent damage.
A urinary tract infection (UTI) is a bacterial infection in the urinary tract.
Urine carries waste from the kidneys. It is stored in the bladder until passed from the body through a tube called the urethra when you urinate. Common problems passing urine include frequent, urgent, painful, difficult, or uncontrolled urination.