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5 Topic Pages Found in Health and starting with the letter U
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ulcer

open sore or circumscribed erosion, usually slow to heal, on the skin or mucous membranes. It may develop as a result of injury; because of a

Open Ulcerative colitis
Ulcerative colitis

What Is It? Ulcerative colitis is an inflammatory disease. It usually begins in the rectum, then worsens to involve some or all of the large

Open ultrasound
ultrasound

Pressure waves, known as ultrasonic waves, similar in nature to sound waves but occurring at frequencies above 20,000 Hz (cycles per second), the

Open Uterine Fibroids
Uterine Fibroids

What Is It? A fibroid is a lump or growth in the uterus that is not cancerous. Fibroids can be as small as a pea to as large as a basketball. They are

Open Uterus
Uterus

in most female mammals, hollow muscular organ in which the fetus develops and from which it is delivered at the end of pregnancy . The human uterus is