Conditions list medically reviewed by George Krucik, MD, MBA
An empyema is a condition in which pus collects in the pleural space, which is the area between your lungs and the inner surface of your chest wall.
Tuberculosis (TB) is a highly infectious disease that primarily affects the lungs. Read more on whom it affects and how to treat it.
Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) is a cancer of the lymphatic system that occurs when tumors develop from the lymphocytes, which are a type of white blood cell.
Leukemia is a type of cancer that starts in the blood or blood-forming tissues. There are many different types of leukemia, and treatment is different for each one…
Infectious mononucleosis, or mono, refers to a group of symptoms usually caused by the Epstein-Barr virus (EBV).
Pulmonary actinomycosis is a rare bacterial lung infection. It's also known as thoracic actinomycosis.
Learn about sarcoidosis and its causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and potential complications.
Valley fever is an infection caused by the Coccidioides fungus. Learn about valley fever symptoms, causes, treatment, prevention, and more.
Leishmaniasis is a parasitic disease caused by the Leishmania parasite found in sand flies.
Burkitt's lymphoma is a relatively rare and aggressive form of non-Hodgkin lymphoma.
Pulmonary alveolar proteinosis is a rare condition that occurs when surfactant builds up in your lungs and clogs your air sacs. It causes breathing problems.
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