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  • Disease

    Mesothelioma - benign-fibrous

    Air is breathed in through the nasal passageways, travels through the trachea and bronchi to the lungs.

    Benign mesothelioma is a noncancerous of the lining of the lung and chest cavity, an area called the pleura. It is also called solitary fibrous tumor of the pleura. See also:

  • Symptoms

    Microcephaly

    The "sutures" or anatomical lines where the bony plates of the skull join together can be easily felt in the newborn infant. The diamond shaped space on the top of the skull and the smaller space further to the back are often referred to as the "soft spot" in young infants.

    Microcephaly is a condition in which a person’s head is significantly smaller than normal for their age and sex, based on standardized charts. Head size is measured as the distance around the top of the head.

  • Symptoms

    Mouth sores

    Hand-foot-and-mouth disease is a viral infection caused by Coxsackievirus that usually begins in the throat. Symptoms include; fever, sore throat, ulcers in the throat, headache, and a rash with blisters on the palms of the hands and soles of the feet.

    Different types of sores can appear anywhere in the mouth. Some of the places mouth sores can occur are: Bottom of the mouth Inner cheeks Gums Lips Tongue

  • Disease

    Mycoplasma pneumonia

    Air is breathed in through the nasal passageways, travels through the trachea and bronchi to the lungs.

    Mycoplasma pneumonia is an infection of the lungs by the bacteria Mycoplasma pneumoniae (M. pneumoniae). See also: