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Cirrhosis is when scar tissue replaces healthy liver tissue. This stops the liver from working normally.
Claw hand is a condition that causes curved or bent fingers. This makes the hand appear like the claw of an animal. Claw hand can be something that someone is born with (congenital) or that they develop because of certain disorders, such as nerve injury.
Clubfoot, also known as talipes equinovarus, is a congenital (present at birth) foot deformity. It affects the bones, muscles, tendons, and blood vessels and can affect one or both feet.
Depression is a whole-body illness. It involves the body, mood, and thoughts.
The elbow is a hinge joint between the lower end of the humerus bone in the upper arm and the upper end of the radius and ulnar bones in the lower arm. The arm is bent and rotated at the elbow by the biceps muscles in the upper arm.
Fibromyalgia is a condition that causes pain in muscles and soft tissues all over the body. It is an ongoing (chronic) condition.
Gout is a health problem that causes inflamed, painful joints. The symptoms are caused by deposits of urate crystals at the joints.
Graves disease is an autoimmune disease. The immune system normally protects the body from germs with chemicals called antibodies.
Children have open growth plates, also called epiphysis, located at the end of the long bones. Injury to the growth plate can lead to limb length discrepancies or angular deformities.
Thyroiditis is when your thyroid gland becomes irritated. Hashimoto’s thyroiditis is the most common type of this health problem.