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Biopsias

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Bypass gástrico

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Barotraumatismo

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Bazo dilatado (esplenomegalia)

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Also known as splenomegaly, the dilation or inflammation of the spleen can be due to multiple causes such as infections, liver, oncological and autoimmune diseases, among others. Usually, an enlarged spleen does not cause symptoms, so…

Blastocystis hominis

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It is a parasitic protozoan that has the power to convert the human and animal digestive system into its habitat, normally without symptoms, but sometimes it can cause colic, intense diarrhea and flatulence, among other symptoms,…

Blefaritis

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Bloqueo de rama

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Bocio

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It is a condition in which the thyroid gland grows excessively due to iodine deficiency in the body, hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism, the presence of nodules, or thyroid cancer.  When the enlargement is not serious it is practically…

Botulismo

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It is a pathology caused by a bacteria called Clostridium botulinum, which can enter the body through an open wound or by eating poorly canned or preserved food, putting the body at risk and even leading…

Bradicardia

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Bradycardia is when there is a significant decrease in heart rate, whose normal parameters at rest are 60 to 100 beats per minute, so when this abnormality occurs, the heart rate is below 60 beats per…

Bronchiolitis

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Bronquitis

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It is a pathology in which the main airways that carry air into the lungs, that is, the bronchi, become inflamed, making it difficult to breath. It can be conventional or chronic. Conventional or acute bronchitis…

Brucelosis

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This condition is caused by an infection of the Brucella bacteria that affects animals, especially cows, pigs, dogs, goats, and sheep. It spreads to humans by direct contact or by eating contaminated animal products, the most…

Bruxismo

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Bulimia nerviosa

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It is a serious eating disorder that can have fatal consequences since it establishes eating patterns where the patient binges excessive amounts of food and then induces vomit to get rid of the caloric intake of…