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Ligamentum flavum hypertrophy is a condition in which the ligamentum flava grows wider and larger and expands toward the central spinal canal. It is also referred to as ligamentum flavum thickening. More »

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Facet hypertrophy occurs when a spinal nerve root is pinched by vertebral joint enlargement, reports Cedars Sinai. Facet joints exist between the vertebrae and allow the spine to bend and twist. Nerve roots pass through ... More »

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Non-specific ST-T wave abnormalities can be caused by digitalis effect, myocardial ischemia, hypokalemia, left ventricular hypertrophy with strain and reciprocal changes from an ST elevation myocardial injury. Getting an... More »

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Cardiac hypertrophy happens when the muscles of the heart thicken, according to the University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine. This means that there is less room in the heart for the chambers, including t... More »

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A sudden, severe and sharp pain in the head may simply be a common headache or migraine; however, it could also be a sign of a more serious condition. Sudden severe headaches are linked with symptoms associated with stro... More »

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Failed back surgery syndrome is a term that is used to describe the condition resulting when a person has an unsuccessful back or spine surgery. Failed back surgery syndrome is not an official diagnosis; it is a term use... More »

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According to Mayo Clinic, restless leg syndrome is a condition that make legs feel highly uncomfortable, making affected people want to get up and move around, which only temporarily relieves the feeling of restlessness ... More »

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