Conditions & Treatments


TP is a blood disorder characterized by an abnormal decrease in the number of platelets in the blood.


IgA nephropathy is a chronic kidney disease that may progress over a period of 10 to 20 years, and can lead to end-stage renal disease.


Impetigo is a superficial infection of the skin, caused by bacteria.


Impotence, or erectile dysfunction (ED), may result from the total inability to achieve erection, an inconsistent ability to achieve an erection or the ability to only sustain a brief erection.


Indigestion, also known as dyspepsia, is a painful or burning feeling in the upper abdomen and is usually accompanied by nausea, bloating or gas, a feeling of fullness, and, sometimes, vomiting.


This condition occurs when a baby cannot effectively remove milk from the breast during breastfeeding, resulting in poor weight gain by the infant and reduced milk production by the mother.


Infectious arthritis is an infection in the joint (synovial) fluid and joint tissues.


Infectious mononucleosis, also known as mononucleosis, "mono," or glandular fever, is characterized by swollen lymph glands and chronic fatigue.


Infertility is defined by the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) as a disease of the reproductive system that impairs the body's ability to perform the basic function of reproduction.


Influenza (or flu) is a highly contagious viral respiratory tract infection.


An ingrown hair is a hair that curls and penetrates the skin with its tip, causing inflammation.


A hernia occurs when a section of intestine protrudes through a weakness in the abdominal muscles. A hernia that occurs in the groin area is called an inguinal hernia.


Most mothers worry at some point that they do not have enough milk. A delay in the time when milk "comes in" sometimes occurs in mothers dealing with certain health conditions.


Interstitial lung diseases are named after the tissue between the air sacs of the lungs called the interstitium - the tissue affected by fibrosis (scarring).


Intestinal malrotation is a birth defect involving a malformation of the intestinal tract.


Intraventricular hemorrhage (IVH) is bleeding inside or around the ventricles, the spaces in the brain containing the cerebral spinal fluid. The condition is most common in premature babies.


Abnormalities in platelets (which regulate clotting of the blood), or defects in the blood vessels themselves, can lead to excessive bleeding. Similarly, excess clotting can cause problems by obstructing veins and arteries.


IRRITABLE BOWEL SYNDROME (IBS) is an intestinal disorder that causes the following: crampy pain, gassiness, bloating, changes in bowel habits.