Bursitis (Swollen Painful Bursa)

What is bursitis? Bursae are fluid-filled sacs between tendons and bones or tendons and overlying skin. A bursa is filled with a lubricant synovial fluid that ensures smooth, painless movement between the [Read More ...]

Nasal Polyps (Growths in the Nose)

What is a nasal polyp? A nasal polyps is a type of growth in the cavity of the nose. It may also be found or originate from the sinus cavities. It enlarges over time, growing from a small lump into a large [Read More ...]

Tinea Capitis (Scalp Ringworm)

  What is Tinea Capitis (Scalp Ringworm)? Tinea capitis is a fungal infection of the skin on the scalp. It is caused by a type of fungi known as dermatophytes. These fungi tend to cause a round ring-like [Read More ...]

Hemophilia (Blood Clotting Disorder)

Blood is one of the important fluids that circulates through various body compartments, distributing oxygen and nutrition and removing waste. It travels through blood vessels (arteries and veins) across the [Read More ...]

Jock itch (Tinea cruris)

Definition Jock itch is a fungal infection of the skin. It is also commonly known as dhobi’s itch or ringworm of the groin but the correct medical term is tinea cruris. This type of fungal infection [Read More ...]