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  • Diabetes and endocrinology | Conditions | Northwell Health, formerly North Shore-LIJ Health System
    Emergency Medicine Pediatric Endocrinology Pediatric Gastroenterology Pediatric Hematology Oncology Pediatric Infectious Disease Pediatric Nephrology Pediatric Neurology Pediatric Ophthalmology Pediatric Otolaryngology Pediatric Pathology Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine Pediatric Radiology Pediatric Rehabilitation Med Pediatric Rheumatology Pediatric Surgery Pediatric Urology Pediatrics Periodontics Physical Rehab Medicine Physics Plastic Surgery Podiatric Medicine Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Preventive Medicine Prosthodontics Psychiatry Psychology Psychosomatic Medicine Pulmonary Disease Radiation Medicine Radiation Oncology Radiologic Physics Radiology Recon Rearfoot Ankle Surgery Reproductive Endo Infertility Rheumatology Sleep Medicine Social Work Speech Hearing Language Spinal Cord Injury Medicine Spine Surgery Sports Medicine Surgery Surgery of the Hand Surgical Critical Care Surgical Oncology Surgical Pathology Thoracic Surgery Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery Transplant Hepatology Undersea Hyperbaric Medicine Urogynecology Urology Vascular Intervent Radiology Vascular Medicine Vascular Neurology Vascular Surgery Wound Care Select an insurance All insurances 1199SEIU Access Medicare Aetna Health Insurance Affinity Health Plan Affinity Health Plan Exchange AgeWell New York AmidaCare Beechstreet CIGNA Healthcare CareConnect Health Plan CenterLight Healthcare Consumer Health Network Elderplan EmblemHealth Exchange EmblemHealth GHI EmblemHealth HIP Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Exchange Fidelis Care Fidelis Care Exchange Health Net Federal Services HealthPlus Amerigroup HealthSmart Healthfirst Healthfirst Exchange Humana Island Group Administration Inc Island Group Administration Inc Liberty Health Advantage MagnaCare Medicare MultiPlan Inc Multiplan NY Hotel Trades Council NYSHIP New York State Medicaid Oscar Oscar Health Insurance PHCS Pending Quality Health Plans of NY Railroad Medicare Senior Whole Health The Empire Plan Touchstone Health US Family Health Plan UnitedHealthcare UnitedHealthcare Community Plan UnitedHealthcare Exchange UnitedHealthcare Oxford WellCare Address city or zip code Search Search by name or keyword Search doctors by name or keyword Address city or zip code Search Search by specialty Locations Search locations Select a category All categories Blood testing centers and labs Clinical departments Emergency departments Hospitals Non clinical departments Practices Urgent care Walk in clinics Zip code or city Search See all programs centers and institutes Treatments services Search treatments services Search Browse categories or See all treatments services A Z Conditions Search conditions Search Browse categories or See all conditions A Z All Search Northwell Search Diabetes and endocrinology Search diabetes and endocrinology Search Conditions Browse categories See all conditions A Z 32 results Adrenal cancer Several tumor types can develop in the adrenal glands which sit on the kidneys These two small glands produce hormones which help to control certain bodily responses a balance frequently disrupted by tumors Adrenal diseases Adrenal diseases can cause the adrenal glands to produce too much or not enough hormones including sex hormones and cortisol These adrenal diseases can cause a variety of symptoms that range from mild to life threatening Calcium and bone disorders The bones in the body not only add support but they help the body move During early stages of life the body builds bone faster than it removes it As we age production slows down Diabetes Diabetes is a chronic disease marked by high levels of sugar in the blood Diabetes can be caused by too little insulin resistance

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  • Digestion | Conditions | Northwell Health, formerly North Shore-LIJ Health System
    Dental Medicine Pediatric Dermatology Pediatric Emergency Medicine Pediatric Endocrinology Pediatric Gastroenterology Pediatric Hematology Oncology Pediatric Infectious Disease Pediatric Nephrology Pediatric Neurology Pediatric Ophthalmology Pediatric Otolaryngology Pediatric Pathology Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine Pediatric Radiology Pediatric Rehabilitation Med Pediatric Rheumatology Pediatric Surgery Pediatric Urology Pediatrics Periodontics Physical Rehab Medicine Physics Plastic Surgery Podiatric Medicine Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Preventive Medicine Prosthodontics Psychiatry Psychology Psychosomatic Medicine Pulmonary Disease Radiation Medicine Radiation Oncology Radiologic Physics Radiology Recon Rearfoot Ankle Surgery Reproductive Endo Infertility Rheumatology Sleep Medicine Social Work Speech Hearing Language Spinal Cord Injury Medicine Spine Surgery Sports Medicine Surgery Surgery of the Hand Surgical Critical Care Surgical Oncology Surgical Pathology Thoracic Surgery Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery Transplant Hepatology Undersea Hyperbaric Medicine Urogynecology Urology Vascular Intervent Radiology Vascular Medicine Vascular Neurology Vascular Surgery Wound Care Select an insurance All insurances 1199SEIU Access Medicare Aetna Health Insurance Affinity Health Plan Affinity Health Plan Exchange AgeWell New York AmidaCare Beechstreet CIGNA Healthcare CareConnect Health Plan CenterLight Healthcare Consumer Health Network Elderplan EmblemHealth Exchange EmblemHealth GHI EmblemHealth HIP Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Exchange Fidelis Care Fidelis Care Exchange Health Net Federal Services HealthPlus Amerigroup HealthSmart Healthfirst Healthfirst Exchange Humana Island Group Administration Inc Island Group Administration Inc Liberty Health Advantage MagnaCare Medicare MultiPlan Inc Multiplan NY Hotel Trades Council NYSHIP New York State Medicaid Oscar Oscar Health Insurance PHCS Pending Quality Health Plans of NY Railroad Medicare Senior Whole Health The Empire Plan Touchstone Health US Family Health Plan UnitedHealthcare UnitedHealthcare Community Plan UnitedHealthcare Exchange UnitedHealthcare Oxford WellCare Address city or zip code Search Search by name or keyword Search doctors by name or keyword Address city or zip code Search Search by specialty Locations Search locations Select a category All categories Blood testing centers and labs Clinical departments Emergency departments Hospitals Non clinical departments Practices Urgent care Walk in clinics Zip code or city Search See all programs centers and institutes Treatments services Search treatments services Search Browse categories or See all treatments services A Z Conditions Search conditions Search Browse categories or See all conditions A Z All Search Northwell Search Digestion Search digestion Search Conditions Browse categories See all conditions A Z 37 results Achalasia Achalasia ache ull Asia is a rare disease of the muscle of the esophagus The lower esophageal sphincter is a muscular ring at the point where the esophagus and stomach meet Barrett s esophagus Barrett s esophagus is a condition in which normal cells that line the esophagus called squamous cells turn into specialized columnar cells a rare cell type Cholecystitis Cholecystitis is an inflammation of the gallbladder wall and nearby abdominal lining Cholecystitis is usually caused by a gallstone in the cystic duct the duct that connects the gallbladder to the hepatic duct Colon and small intestine cancer Because colon cancer and rectal cancers have many features in common they are sometimes referred to together as colorectal cancer Colorectal cancer is malignant cells found in the colon or rectum Constipation Constipation is a

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  • Ear, nose and throat | Conditions | Northwell Health, formerly North Shore-LIJ Health System
    Ophthalmology Pediatric Otolaryngology Pediatric Pathology Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine Pediatric Radiology Pediatric Rehabilitation Med Pediatric Rheumatology Pediatric Surgery Pediatric Urology Pediatrics Periodontics Physical Rehab Medicine Physics Plastic Surgery Podiatric Medicine Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Preventive Medicine Prosthodontics Psychiatry Psychology Psychosomatic Medicine Pulmonary Disease Radiation Medicine Radiation Oncology Radiologic Physics Radiology Recon Rearfoot Ankle Surgery Reproductive Endo Infertility Rheumatology Sleep Medicine Social Work Speech Hearing Language Spinal Cord Injury Medicine Spine Surgery Sports Medicine Surgery Surgery of the Hand Surgical Critical Care Surgical Oncology Surgical Pathology Thoracic Surgery Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery Transplant Hepatology Undersea Hyperbaric Medicine Urogynecology Urology Vascular Intervent Radiology Vascular Medicine Vascular Neurology Vascular Surgery Wound Care Select an insurance All insurances 1199SEIU Access Medicare Aetna Health Insurance Affinity Health Plan Affinity Health Plan Exchange AgeWell New York AmidaCare Beechstreet CIGNA Healthcare CareConnect Health Plan CenterLight Healthcare Consumer Health Network Elderplan EmblemHealth Exchange EmblemHealth GHI EmblemHealth HIP Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Exchange Fidelis Care Fidelis Care Exchange Health Net Federal Services HealthPlus Amerigroup HealthSmart Healthfirst Healthfirst Exchange Humana Island Group Administration Inc Island Group Administration Inc Liberty Health Advantage MagnaCare Medicare MultiPlan Inc Multiplan NY Hotel Trades Council NYSHIP New York State Medicaid Oscar Oscar Health Insurance PHCS Pending Quality Health Plans of NY Railroad Medicare Senior Whole Health The Empire Plan Touchstone Health US Family Health Plan UnitedHealthcare UnitedHealthcare Community Plan UnitedHealthcare Exchange UnitedHealthcare Oxford WellCare Address city or zip code Search Search by name or keyword Search doctors by name or keyword Address city or zip code Search Search by specialty Locations Search locations Select a category All categories Blood testing centers and labs Clinical departments Emergency departments Hospitals Non clinical departments Practices Urgent care Walk in clinics Zip code or city Search See all programs centers and institutes Treatments services Search treatments services Search Browse categories or See all treatments services A Z Conditions Search conditions Search Browse categories or See all conditions A Z All Search Northwell Search Ear nose and throat Search ear nose and throat Search Conditions Browse categories See all conditions A Z 51 results Acoustic neuroma Acoustic neuroma also referred to as vestibular schwannoma is a noncancerous tumor that may develop from an overproduction of Schwann cells that press on the hearing and balance nerves in the inner ear Adenocarcinoma Adenocarcinoma malignant cancer from gland tissues is a common tumor of the sinuses forming on the lining tissues which are the air filled areas that make up the inside of the facial bones Adenoid cystic carcinoma Adenoid cystic carcinoma is a slow growing neurotropic tends to grow along nerves infiltrative tumor that is likely to appear in the sinonasal tract Angiofibromas Angiofibromas or most commonly juvenile angiofibromas are benign fibrovascular tumors fibrous and blood vessel tissue origin that occur almost always in teenage males Arterio venous capillary syndrome malformation Arterio venous capillary syndrome malformation or Parkes Weber syndrome is a genetic syndrome due to a mutation of a gene It is characterized by numerous abnormal

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  • Environmental and occupational health | Conditions | Northwell Health, formerly North Shore-LIJ Health System
    Obstetrics and Gynecology Occupational Medicine Oncology Ophthalmology Optometrist Oral Maxillofacial Surgery Oral Pathology Orthodontics Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Orthopaedic Surgery Otolaryngology Pain Medicine Pathology Chemical Pathology Clinical Pathology Forensic Pathology Hematology Pathology Molecular Genetic Pediatric Allergy Immunology Pediatric Anesthesiology Pediatric Cardiology Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surg Pediatric Critical Care Med Pediatric Dental Medicine Pediatric Dermatology Pediatric Emergency Medicine Pediatric Endocrinology Pediatric Gastroenterology Pediatric Hematology Oncology Pediatric Infectious Disease Pediatric Nephrology Pediatric Neurology Pediatric Ophthalmology Pediatric Otolaryngology Pediatric Pathology Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine Pediatric Radiology Pediatric Rehabilitation Med Pediatric Rheumatology Pediatric Surgery Pediatric Urology Pediatrics Periodontics Physical Rehab Medicine Physics Plastic Surgery Podiatric Medicine Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Preventive Medicine Prosthodontics Psychiatry Psychology Psychosomatic Medicine Pulmonary Disease Radiation Medicine Radiation Oncology Radiologic Physics Radiology Recon Rearfoot Ankle Surgery Reproductive Endo Infertility Rheumatology Sleep Medicine Social Work Speech Hearing Language Spinal Cord Injury Medicine Spine Surgery Sports Medicine Surgery Surgery of the Hand Surgical Critical Care Surgical Oncology Surgical Pathology Thoracic Surgery Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery Transplant Hepatology Undersea Hyperbaric Medicine Urogynecology Urology Vascular Intervent Radiology Vascular Medicine Vascular Neurology Vascular Surgery Wound Care Select an insurance All insurances 1199SEIU Access Medicare Aetna Health Insurance Affinity Health Plan Affinity Health Plan Exchange AgeWell New York AmidaCare Beechstreet CIGNA Healthcare CareConnect Health Plan CenterLight Healthcare Consumer Health Network Elderplan EmblemHealth Exchange EmblemHealth GHI EmblemHealth HIP Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Exchange Fidelis Care Fidelis Care Exchange Health Net Federal Services HealthPlus Amerigroup HealthSmart Healthfirst Healthfirst Exchange Humana Island Group Administration Inc Island Group Administration Inc Liberty Health Advantage MagnaCare Medicare MultiPlan Inc Multiplan NY Hotel Trades Council NYSHIP New York State Medicaid Oscar Oscar Health Insurance PHCS Pending Quality Health Plans of NY Railroad Medicare Senior Whole Health The Empire Plan Touchstone Health US Family Health Plan UnitedHealthcare UnitedHealthcare Community Plan UnitedHealthcare Exchange UnitedHealthcare Oxford WellCare Address city or zip code Search Search by name or keyword Search doctors by name or keyword Address city or zip code Search Search by specialty Locations Search locations Select a category All categories Blood testing centers and labs Clinical departments Emergency departments Hospitals Non clinical departments Practices Urgent care Walk in clinics Zip code or city Search See all programs centers and institutes Treatments services Search treatments services Search Browse categories or See all treatments services A Z Conditions Search conditions Search Browse categories or See all conditions A Z All Search Northwell Search Environmental and occupational health Search environmental and occupational health Search Conditions Browse categories See all conditions A Z 7 results Arsenic toxicity Inorganic arsenic compounds are used to preserve wood as pesticides and in some industries Arsenic can get into air water and the ground from wind blown dust Asbestosis Asbestos is a mineral fiber that was added to many buildings and to certain products for strengthening heat insulation and fire resistance Most products today are not made with asbestos Carbon monoxide exposure Carbon monoxide can be created whenever a fuel such as wood gasoline coal natural gas or kerosene is

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  • Eyes and vision | Conditions | Northwell Health, formerly North Shore-LIJ Health System
    Endocrinology Pediatric Gastroenterology Pediatric Hematology Oncology Pediatric Infectious Disease Pediatric Nephrology Pediatric Neurology Pediatric Ophthalmology Pediatric Otolaryngology Pediatric Pathology Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine Pediatric Radiology Pediatric Rehabilitation Med Pediatric Rheumatology Pediatric Surgery Pediatric Urology Pediatrics Periodontics Physical Rehab Medicine Physics Plastic Surgery Podiatric Medicine Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Preventive Medicine Prosthodontics Psychiatry Psychology Psychosomatic Medicine Pulmonary Disease Radiation Medicine Radiation Oncology Radiologic Physics Radiology Recon Rearfoot Ankle Surgery Reproductive Endo Infertility Rheumatology Sleep Medicine Social Work Speech Hearing Language Spinal Cord Injury Medicine Spine Surgery Sports Medicine Surgery Surgery of the Hand Surgical Critical Care Surgical Oncology Surgical Pathology Thoracic Surgery Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery Transplant Hepatology Undersea Hyperbaric Medicine Urogynecology Urology Vascular Intervent Radiology Vascular Medicine Vascular Neurology Vascular Surgery Wound Care Select an insurance All insurances 1199SEIU Access Medicare Aetna Health Insurance Affinity Health Plan Affinity Health Plan Exchange AgeWell New York AmidaCare Beechstreet CIGNA Healthcare CareConnect Health Plan CenterLight Healthcare Consumer Health Network Elderplan EmblemHealth Exchange EmblemHealth GHI EmblemHealth HIP Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Exchange Fidelis Care Fidelis Care Exchange Health Net Federal Services HealthPlus Amerigroup HealthSmart Healthfirst Healthfirst Exchange Humana Island Group Administration Inc Island Group Administration Inc Liberty Health Advantage MagnaCare Medicare MultiPlan Inc Multiplan NY Hotel Trades Council NYSHIP New York State Medicaid Oscar Oscar Health Insurance PHCS Pending Quality Health Plans of NY Railroad Medicare Senior Whole Health The Empire Plan Touchstone Health US Family Health Plan UnitedHealthcare UnitedHealthcare Community Plan UnitedHealthcare Exchange UnitedHealthcare Oxford WellCare Address city or zip code Search Search by name or keyword Search doctors by name or keyword Address city or zip code Search Search by specialty Locations Search locations Select a category All categories Blood testing centers and labs Clinical departments Emergency departments Hospitals Non clinical departments Practices Urgent care Walk in clinics Zip code or city Search See all programs centers and institutes Treatments services Search treatments services Search Browse categories or See all treatments services A Z Conditions Search conditions Search Browse categories or See all conditions A Z All Search Northwell Search Eyes and vision Search eyes and vision Search Conditions Browse categories See all conditions A Z 11 results Age related macular degeneration Age related macular degeneration AMD is a disease that affects an individual s central vision AMD is the most common cause of severe vision loss among people over 60 Amblyopia Amblyopia is a reduction or dimming of vision in an eye that appears to be normal Eye disorders that affect vision can be divided into two groups including the following Refractive errors Astigmatism Astigmatism is a condition in which an abnormal curvature of the cornea can cause two focal points to fall in two different locations making objects up close and at a distance appear blurry Blepharitis Blepharitis is an inflammation of the eyelash follicles along the edges of the eyelids This is usually a persistent recurring problem for children that starts early in childhood and may last throughout the one s life Conjunctivitis Conjunctivitis

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  • Heart and vein health | Conditions | Northwell Health, formerly North Shore-LIJ Health System
    Pediatric Hematology Oncology Pediatric Infectious Disease Pediatric Nephrology Pediatric Neurology Pediatric Ophthalmology Pediatric Otolaryngology Pediatric Pathology Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine Pediatric Radiology Pediatric Rehabilitation Med Pediatric Rheumatology Pediatric Surgery Pediatric Urology Pediatrics Periodontics Physical Rehab Medicine Physics Plastic Surgery Podiatric Medicine Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Preventive Medicine Prosthodontics Psychiatry Psychology Psychosomatic Medicine Pulmonary Disease Radiation Medicine Radiation Oncology Radiologic Physics Radiology Recon Rearfoot Ankle Surgery Reproductive Endo Infertility Rheumatology Sleep Medicine Social Work Speech Hearing Language Spinal Cord Injury Medicine Spine Surgery Sports Medicine Surgery Surgery of the Hand Surgical Critical Care Surgical Oncology Surgical Pathology Thoracic Surgery Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery Transplant Hepatology Undersea Hyperbaric Medicine Urogynecology Urology Vascular Intervent Radiology Vascular Medicine Vascular Neurology Vascular Surgery Wound Care Select an insurance All insurances 1199SEIU Access Medicare Aetna Health Insurance Affinity Health Plan Affinity Health Plan Exchange AgeWell New York AmidaCare Beechstreet CIGNA Healthcare CareConnect Health Plan CenterLight Healthcare Consumer Health Network Elderplan EmblemHealth Exchange EmblemHealth GHI EmblemHealth HIP Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Exchange Fidelis Care Fidelis Care Exchange Health Net Federal Services HealthPlus Amerigroup HealthSmart Healthfirst Healthfirst Exchange Humana Island Group Administration Inc Island Group Administration Inc Liberty Health Advantage MagnaCare Medicare MultiPlan Inc Multiplan NY Hotel Trades Council NYSHIP New York State Medicaid Oscar Oscar Health Insurance PHCS Pending Quality Health Plans of NY Railroad Medicare Senior Whole Health The Empire Plan Touchstone Health US Family Health Plan UnitedHealthcare UnitedHealthcare Community Plan UnitedHealthcare Exchange UnitedHealthcare Oxford WellCare Address city or zip code Search Search by name or keyword Search doctors by name or keyword Address city or zip code Search Search by specialty Locations Search locations Select a category All categories Blood testing centers and labs Clinical departments Emergency departments Hospitals Non clinical departments Practices Urgent care Walk in clinics Zip code or city Search See all programs centers and institutes Treatments services Search treatments services Search Browse categories or See all treatments services A Z Conditions Search conditions Search Browse categories or See all conditions A Z All Search Northwell Search Heart and vein health Search heart and vein health Search Conditions Browse categories See all conditions A Z 47 results Acute vascular thrombosis Acute vascular thrombosis occurs when a blood clot obstructs a vein Veins carry blood back toward the heart after the blood has been pumped to different parts of the body and the oxygen used Angina Coronary artery disease CAD is the gradual narrowing or blockage of the coronary arteries that supply blood to the heart It is the most common cause of heart disease and is the major reason people have heart attacks Anomalous pulmonary venous return TAPVR Total pulmonary venous anomalies may occur in isolation or in combination with other types of congenital heart defects There can be varying numbers and combinations of venous anomalies usually in specific patterns ranging in severity from mild to very complex Aortic aneurysm and dissection The aorta the body s largest artery extends upward from the top of the left

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  • Infectious disease | Conditions | Northwell Health, formerly North Shore-LIJ Health System
    Emergency Medicine Pediatric Endocrinology Pediatric Gastroenterology Pediatric Hematology Oncology Pediatric Infectious Disease Pediatric Nephrology Pediatric Neurology Pediatric Ophthalmology Pediatric Otolaryngology Pediatric Pathology Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine Pediatric Radiology Pediatric Rehabilitation Med Pediatric Rheumatology Pediatric Surgery Pediatric Urology Pediatrics Periodontics Physical Rehab Medicine Physics Plastic Surgery Podiatric Medicine Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Preventive Medicine Prosthodontics Psychiatry Psychology Psychosomatic Medicine Pulmonary Disease Radiation Medicine Radiation Oncology Radiologic Physics Radiology Recon Rearfoot Ankle Surgery Reproductive Endo Infertility Rheumatology Sleep Medicine Social Work Speech Hearing Language Spinal Cord Injury Medicine Spine Surgery Sports Medicine Surgery Surgery of the Hand Surgical Critical Care Surgical Oncology Surgical Pathology Thoracic Surgery Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery Transplant Hepatology Undersea Hyperbaric Medicine Urogynecology Urology Vascular Intervent Radiology Vascular Medicine Vascular Neurology Vascular Surgery Wound Care Select an insurance All insurances 1199SEIU Access Medicare Aetna Health Insurance Affinity Health Plan Affinity Health Plan Exchange AgeWell New York AmidaCare Beechstreet CIGNA Healthcare CareConnect Health Plan CenterLight Healthcare Consumer Health Network Elderplan EmblemHealth Exchange EmblemHealth GHI EmblemHealth HIP Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Exchange Fidelis Care Fidelis Care Exchange Health Net Federal Services HealthPlus Amerigroup HealthSmart Healthfirst Healthfirst Exchange Humana Island Group Administration Inc Island Group Administration Inc Liberty Health Advantage MagnaCare Medicare MultiPlan Inc Multiplan NY Hotel Trades Council NYSHIP New York State Medicaid Oscar Oscar Health Insurance PHCS Pending Quality Health Plans of NY Railroad Medicare Senior Whole Health The Empire Plan Touchstone Health US Family Health Plan UnitedHealthcare UnitedHealthcare Community Plan UnitedHealthcare Exchange UnitedHealthcare Oxford WellCare Address city or zip code Search Search by name or keyword Search doctors by name or keyword Address city or zip code Search Search by specialty Locations Search locations Select a category All categories Blood testing centers and labs Clinical departments Emergency departments Hospitals Non clinical departments Practices Urgent care Walk in clinics Zip code or city Search See all programs centers and institutes Treatments services Search treatments services Search Browse categories or See all treatments services A Z Conditions Search conditions Search Browse categories or See all conditions A Z All Search Northwell Search Infectious disease Search infectious disease Search Conditions Browse categories See all conditions A Z 26 results Botulinum toxin and botulism Botulinum toxin is a poisonous substance produced by a type of bacteria that occurs naturally in soil The toxin can cause botulism a rare but serious infection that affects the nervous system brain spinal cord and nerves Candidiasis Candidiasis sometimes referred to as a yeast infection is an infection caused by yeast on the skin and or mucous membranes Although yeast is normally a harmless inhabitant of the digestive system and vaginal area it may cause an infection when the skin is damaged when conditions are warm and humid leading to overgrowth and or when a person has a depressed immune system Ebola Ebola is a virus that causes problems with how your blood clots It is known as a hemorrhagic fever virus This is because the clotting problems lead to internal bleeding as

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  • Kidney disease and hypertension | Conditions | Northwell Health, formerly North Shore-LIJ Health System
    Rehabilitation Med Pediatric Rheumatology Pediatric Surgery Pediatric Urology Pediatrics Periodontics Physical Rehab Medicine Physics Plastic Surgery Podiatric Medicine Podiatric Medicine and Surgery Preventive Medicine Prosthodontics Psychiatry Psychology Psychosomatic Medicine Pulmonary Disease Radiation Medicine Radiation Oncology Radiologic Physics Radiology Recon Rearfoot Ankle Surgery Reproductive Endo Infertility Rheumatology Sleep Medicine Social Work Speech Hearing Language Spinal Cord Injury Medicine Spine Surgery Sports Medicine Surgery Surgery of the Hand Surgical Critical Care Surgical Oncology Surgical Pathology Thoracic Surgery Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery Transplant Hepatology Undersea Hyperbaric Medicine Urogynecology Urology Vascular Intervent Radiology Vascular Medicine Vascular Neurology Vascular Surgery Wound Care Select an insurance All insurances 1199SEIU Access Medicare Aetna Health Insurance Affinity Health Plan Affinity Health Plan Exchange AgeWell New York AmidaCare Beechstreet CIGNA Healthcare CareConnect Health Plan CenterLight Healthcare Consumer Health Network Elderplan EmblemHealth Exchange EmblemHealth GHI EmblemHealth HIP Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Exchange Fidelis Care Fidelis Care Exchange Health Net Federal Services HealthPlus Amerigroup HealthSmart Healthfirst Healthfirst Exchange Humana Island Group Administration Inc Island Group Administration Inc Liberty Health Advantage MagnaCare Medicare MultiPlan Inc Multiplan NY Hotel Trades Council NYSHIP New York State Medicaid Oscar Oscar Health Insurance PHCS Pending Quality Health Plans of NY Railroad Medicare Senior Whole Health The Empire Plan Touchstone Health US Family Health Plan UnitedHealthcare UnitedHealthcare Community Plan UnitedHealthcare Exchange UnitedHealthcare Oxford WellCare Address city or zip code Search Search by name or keyword Search doctors by name or keyword Address city or zip code Search Search by specialty Locations Search locations Select a category All categories Blood testing centers and labs Clinical departments Emergency departments Hospitals Non clinical departments Practices Urgent care Walk in clinics Zip code or city Search See all programs centers and institutes Treatments services Search treatments services Search Browse categories or See all treatments services A Z Conditions Search conditions Search Browse categories or See all conditions A Z All Search Northwell Search Kidney disease and hypertension Search kidney disease and hypertension Search Conditions Browse categories See all conditions A Z 18 results Abdominal aortic aneurysm An abdominal aortic aneurysm also called AAA or triple A is a bulging weakened area in the wall of the abdominal aorta the largest artery in the body resulting in an abnormal widening or ballooning greater than 50 percent of the vessel s normal diameter width Chronic kidney disease Chronic kidney disease is the slow loss of kidney function over time The kidneys main function is to remove waste and excess water from the body Chronic kidney disease causes a buildup of fluid and waste products in the body Congenital kidney defects Congenital kidney defects are present at birth Along with congenital defects of the urinary tract anatomy they represent approximately 30 percent of all malformations diagnosed prenatally Diabetic kidney disease Diabetic kidney disease is one of the complications of diabetes The function of healthy kidneys is to act as filters that keep the bloodstream clean When kidneys are damaged by the high blood sugar levels of diabetes waste

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