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Douleurs abdominales chroniques

Chronic abdominal pain

It is abdominal pain that persists, repeats itself and become chronic outside of an emergency context. Irritable bowel or functional colopathy are the most common pathologies. The ...
Douleurs abdominales aiguës de l’enfant

Acute abdominal pain of the child

Acute abdominal pathology in children is a common cause of admission to emergencies. Interrogation (of the child and his entourage) and a complete clinical examination are essential ...
Douleurs abdominales aiguës de l’adulte

Acute abdominal pain of the adult

Acute abdominal pain in adults is common. Their support still remains difficult today and source of error due to: – the multiplicity of etiologies: more than a hundred disorders; – ...
Dépression : formes trompeuses ou masquées

Depression: misleading or masked forms

A depressive state in which somatic phenomena dominate, in such a way as to completely camouflage the depressive background. Called also latent depression, occult depression or ...
Dépression

Depression

The overall prevalence for depressive disorders is estimated at about 10% of the general population with an annual incidence of 3% in men and almost 6% in women. The peak prevalence ...
Dénutrition

Undernutrition

Undernutrition is a metabolic situation in which energy needs are not covered due to lack of intake, increased needs or both.Vitamin deficiencies can be associated. TYPICAL DIFFERENTS ...
Démence et syndrome démentiel

Dementia and insane syndrome

It is about the global and progressive loss of the intellectual functions acquired previously, without disturbances of the vigilance. CLINIC: It is necessary to know how to evoke the ...
Déficit musculaire

Muscle deficit

Muscular diseases are conditions secondary to the pathology of the muscle or the neuromuscular junction. Diagnosis is based on electrophysiological exploration, biology and histological ...
Cruralgie

Cruralgia

Pain in the crural area should alert the clinician. Its definition is precise but its presentation often requires a discussion of the differential and etiological diagnosis. From ...
Crise convulsive

Convulsif seizure

Faced with a convulsive crisis, the medical approach differs depending on the context. In the first place, we will try to find out if the patient is known epileptic. It is ...
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