Conditions list medically reviewed by George Krucik, MD, MBA
Low blood sodium, or hyponatremia, occurs when water and sodium are out of balance in your body. It can cause weakness, headache, nausea, and muscle cramps.
Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) is a serious complication of type 1 diabetes, though it can also rarely be seen in people with type 2 diabetes.
Meningitis can affect you differently depending on your age. Learn more about the symptoms and risk factors for each age group.
Hypercalcemia is a condition in which you have too much calcium in your blood.
An Addisonian crisis occurs when levels of cortisol suddenly drop. Learn more about an Addisonian crisis, including symptoms, risk factors, and treatment.
Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is progressive and irreversible damage to the kidneys. The most common causes of CKD are high blood pressure and diabetes.
Learn about sarcoidosis and its causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and potential complications.
Reye's syndrome is a rare condition that strikes without warning. It most often affects children ages 4 to 12 who are recovering from a viral infection.
Taking too much acetaminophen can cause liver damage. Learn about overdose causes, treatment, prevention, and more.
Yellow fever is a serious, potentially deadly flu-like disease spread by mosquitoes. It's characterized by a high fever and jaundice. It isn't curable.
Acute nephritis occurs when your kidneys suddenly become inflamed. It has several causes, and it can ultimately lead to kidney failure if it's left untreated.
Meningeal tuberculosis occurs when tuberculosis travels through the bloodstream to the membranes surrounding the brain and spinal cord, called the meninges.
Adrenoleukodystrophy refers to several conditions that affect the nervous system and adrenal glands.
This feature is for informational purposes only and should not be used to diagnose. Please consult a healthcare professional if you have health concerns.