Conditions JKL

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JAUNDICE

Not a disease but a symptom resulting from excess bilirubin in the blood, turning the skin into a dull yellow … More

KIDNEY STONES

Accumulation of mineral salts (carbonates, oxalates, phosphates, urates) forming crystals in the kidney, which may travel in the urinary tract … More

LEAD POISONING

Organic toxicity that may be caused by ceramic glazes, gasoline, lead pipes, lead-acid batteries, liver, paints, tobacco, canned fruit and … More

LEG ULCERS

Open sores on the legs where the skin does not heal itself. Often the result of varicose veins. Diet: Lots … More

LEGIONNAIRE’S DISEASE

A severe often fatal disease, caused by bacteria of Legionella pneumonophila, first identified in an American Legion convention in 1976. … More

LEUKOPLAKIA

A precancerous plague-like lesion anywhere on the lips or mouth, usually caused by irritation such as cigarette smoking or tobacco … More

LEUKORRHEA

White vaginal discharge without blood, often caused by chlamydia (Trichomonal vaginalis) and sometimes by a yeast called monilia (such as … More

LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS

A chronic autoimmune disorder of the skin (Discoid L.E.) or of internal organs (Systemic L.E.) of unknown causes. Systemic lupus … More

LYME DISEASE

A recurrent inflammatory disorder accompanied by skin lesions, arthritis, internal organs, heart and nervous system problems. Caused by the microorganism … More