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What is Accessory Navicular Bone?

It is defined as a condition in which there is an accessory bone formation of the foot. It develops in front of the ankle and inside the foot. It is

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What is a Hyper Coagulation?

It is defined as a disorder in which there is an increase in the coagulation of blood. It can occur due to multiple reasons. It can occur alone or in

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What Is A Break Bone Fever?

It is defined as a disorder in which there is an acute condition which occurs in the areas where there is a tropical climate. It leads to fever and there

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What is a Verrucous carcinoma?

It is defined as a disorder in which there is a formation of the cancer cells which do not grow fast. It does not go deep and is superficial in

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Bone Scan

Bone Scan is an investigation that uses ISTOPE SCANNING to create an image of the bones. This often reveals abnormalities much earlier than is possible with conventional X-ray. A radionuclide

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Bone Marrow Biopsy

Bone Marrow Biopsy is a sample of bone marrow, usually taken from the breast bone or the pelvic bone. Examination of the marrow under a microscope can give valuable diagnostic

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Bone Densitometry

Bone Densitometry is a measure of the density of bone. Bone densitometry uses the rate of transmission of radiation through bone to detect the presence and degree of osteoporosis and

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