Osteoporosis is a systemic skeletal disease, which is caused by the imbalance between osteoblasts and osteoclasts, thus easily leading to fragility fracture of the spine and hip.
It is very important to detect osteoporosis early or whether the patient is at high risk for osteoporosis.
What should I know before taking GI Klean and undergo colonoscopy? 我要做大腸鏡，服用GI Klean腸見淨藥粉清腸，我要注意什麼？(英文)2020/4/10
Colonic preparation is the key to the diagnostic accuracy and therapeutic safety of colonoscopy. If the bowel preparation is poor, it will be hard to find the small lesions in your colon. Therefore, please follow the instructions for your bowel prep.
Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is a type of chronic and systematic autoimmune disease, which self-immune response will produce various auto-antibodies and thereby result in systematic clinical symptoms.
Sicca syndrome, also known as Sjögren syndrome, is a chronic inflammatory disease that most frequently affect the functions of lacrimal gland and saliva gland. Sicca syndrome can be divided into primary and secondary sicca syndrome with a ratio of 50% respectively.
Serum uric acid level for a normal adult is below 7.0g/dl, and there are 15% of people leveled under high risk group in Taiwan; as to alcoholics, they are 50% higher in chance in reaching high serum uric acid level. For your own health, have your serum uric acid level checked.
Choledocholithiasis is the presence of a gallstone in the common bile duct. The stone may consist of bile pigments or calcium and cholesterol salts.
Hepatoma is a malignant tumor of the liver, accounting for 80 to 90% of all liver cancers.
A GI series ( barium enema ) is a set of X-rays taken to examine the esophagus, stomach, small intestine, and colon.
IVP can show the size, shape, position of the kidneys, the bladder, the ureters, and it can demonstrate the obstructive abnormalities including stones, tumors, and congenital urinary tract obstruction.