Pathophysiology

Hiatal Hernia Pathophysiology

Hiatal Hernia Pathophysiology & Schematic Diagram

Hiatal hernia is an anatomical defect wherein there is a weakening of the muscle of the diaphragm, causing some parts of the esophagus and/or...
Esophagitis Pathophysiology

Esophagitis Pathophysiology and Schematic Diagram

Esophagitis is a health condition wherein there is an inflammation of the esophagus. This comes either acute or chronic. It affects a staggering 15%...
Bleeding Esophageal Varices Pathopgysiology

Bleeding Esophageal Varices Pathopysiology & Schematic Diagram

Esophageal varices are dilated veins forming vesicles on the lower portion of the esophagus and stomach. These are highly sensitive to pressure like coughing...
Acute Glomerulonephritis

Acute Glomerulonephritis (AGN) Pathophysiology & Schematic Diagram

The kidney/s are the main organs of the urinary system. Its primary function is to filter the blood for waste products and excrete it...
Appendicitis pathophysiology

Appendicitis Pathophysiology & Schematic Diagram

The vermiform appendix is a tiny tubular organ that is close-ended on one end and the other is connected to the cecum. It is...
Cholelithiasis (Gallstone) picture

Cholelithiasis (Gallstones) Pathophysiology & Schematic Diagram

Gallstones or Cholelithiasis is the most common disease of the biliary system affecting nearly 20 million people in the United States alone. Gall stones...
Pathophysiology Liver Cirhosis

Pathophysiology of Liver Cirrhosis & Schematic Diagram

Liver cirrhosis occurs when the regenerative capacity of the liver is overwhelmed by alcohol consumption, drug or chemical damage, long-term infection brought upon by...

Concept of Carcinogenesis – The Start Where End Begins

CANCER, medically termed as CA or cellular aberration is one of the major causes of sufferings and death around the globe. It is cause...