TODAY'S SPOTLIGHT

Gianotti-Crosti Syndrome

What is Gianotti-Crosti syndrome? This medical condition is a skin disorder tha...more

Blood Blister on Finger

What causes a blood blister on finger? Most of the time when a person has a blo...more

Bumps on Lips

Bumps on lips can be caused by a variety of things that can range from mild to s...more

MEDICAL CONDITIONS

Melanocytic Nevus

What is Melanocytic Nevus? This is a benign growth that is also referred to as a mole, and is made of cells that are known as melanocytes which are cells that produce melanin. Melanin is a…


Glomus Tumor

What is Glomus tumor? This type of tumor is a non-cancerous, or benign, vascular tumor and it is also called a glomangioma or rare benign neoplasm which is an abnormal tumor or growth that consists of…


Lip Discoloration

What is lip discoloration? This is when your lips begin to lighten or darken from their usual coloring. There are several reasons why a person may have lip discoloration but it is rarely a sigh of…


Trigonitis

What is Trigonitis? This medical condition is an inflammation of the vesical trigone region of your urinary bladder and is when the cells that line your lower part of your bladder undergo changes into a different…


Swollen Collarbone

Your collarbone, also known as your clavicle, is part of your skeletal system that connects your body to your arm and forms part of your shoulder joint. Being joined to the breastbone and shoulder blade your…


Biliary Sludge

What is Biliary Sludge? This is a buildup of mucus and particles of cholesterol crystals, sodium, and calcium along with other particle matters that can over time occur in your gallbladder. It is also known as…


Itchy Bumps on Scalp

Your scalp is the protective layer of skin that covers your head and consists of tiny follicles that are supplied with blood vessels. They are packed closely to each other and are what your hair grows…


Sunburned Lips

Everyone knows that staying out in the sun for a long period of time can cause you to have a sunburn but it sounds a little strange to say that you have sunburned lips but it…