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C. A. V. Nogueira, M.D.: Page 2

SyphilisMay 31, 2013 ET
Syphilis, a sexually transmitted infection caused by Treponema pallidum bacteria, was once a leading cause of death and serious disability. Today it is rare because we have all kinds of antibiotics but it is far from being destroyed.
Optic disc drusen
optic disc drusenApril 5, 2013 ET
Optic nerve drusen is a sneaky condition: it can develop for years without symptoms, sometimes is hard to diagnose and can cause a major vision complications.
Dietary supplements
Dietary supplementsFebruary 1, 2013 ET
People around the world are using dietary supplements for various conditions because they can buy them freely. However, the question is do we need them in the first place?
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorderNovember 24, 2010 ET
When you have a child that is restless, can't stand still, going around all the time and can't be focused on one thing, you don't have a bad kid: maybe it just has attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
Two thousand years in Zaragoza
Basilica de Pilar, ZaragozaOctober 19, 2010 ET
Zaragoza is a city built under the influence of four cultures that defined that fifth biggest city in Spain. Sometimes it is called \"a passing through city\", but that\'s the place of origin of the modern Spain.
Greetings from Atlantic City
Greetings from Atlantic CitySeptember 28, 2010 ET
Atlantic City is one of the most popular places in the United States in which 30 million visitors a year come to enjoy its beaches, clubs and casinos.
The flavor of Marseille
MarseilleSeptember 14, 2010 ET
No matter are you film lover or not, you certainly saw titles like Count Monte Cristo, Taxi or Mr. Bean. And watching them you could see streets of Marseille, one of the most picturesque cities in France.
An effusion - one jump too much
Water on the kneeAugust 18, 2010 ET
You went to that basketball game, you jumped very elegantly up to the sky, but you fell down not so elegantly - on your knee. The next day you couldn't tell the difference between your knee and the ball. And it hurts like hell - that's because you have water on the knee.
Castleman's disease
Lymph nodeJuly 28, 2010 ET
Castleman's disease is a rare disease that can cause seriously damage of lymph nodes. Unfortunately, the cause of the disease is still unknown.
The kiss of the dangerous bug
Kissing bugJuly 21, 2010 ET
Chagas disease is a rare disease according to US and European standards. However, it is a real treat to people in Latin America: 18 million infected persons confirm that statement.
EncephalitisMarch 31, 2010 ET
Viral encephalitis is a viral disease which attacks mostly children under one year and adults older than 55 years. Although relatively rare, encephalitis can cause life-threatening complications.
Abnormal heart rhythm - arrhythmia
ArrhythmiaMarch 24, 2010 ET
A normal heart beat rhythm is different for every person but it should stay between 60 and 80 beats per minutes or we have a problem. When your doctor diagnoses arrhythmia that means that you have abnormal heart rhythm.