• The use of the word ' benign ' reflects the good prognosis of BPPV, as its' cause is likely peripheral, rather than central. (geekymedics.com)
  • This clinical primer will focus on one characteristic benign condition, osteopoikilosis, its relevant differential diagnosis and workup. (cmaj.ca)
  • It is also quite rare and most doctors won't give a diagnosis of "benign" until you have gone 15 years without mobility issues. (healingwell.com)
  • The diagnosis of BPH, itself, is a benign condition that often requires no treatment. (petplace.com)
  • Splenectomies may be performed for diagnosis, staging or treatment of a variety of benign or malignant hematologic diseases. (nih.gov)
  • only when there is an increase in bladder outlet resistance that affect urodynamics is the term benign prostatic obstruction (BPO) used, often also called bladder outlet obstruction (BOO) ( 1 ). (aerzteblatt.de)
  • Well-differentiated papillary mesothelioma, another benign type, has fewer than 60 documented cases. (asbestos.com)
  • A definition of the medical term "pseudotumor cerebri," which refers to benign intracranial hypertension, is presented. (ebscohost.com)
  • Using data from 52 hospitals in the Michigan Surgical Quality Collaborative from January 1 through November 8, 2013, the researchers analyzed use of alternative treatments and pathology among women who underwent hysterectomy for benign indications, including uterine fibroids, AUB, endometriosis, or pelvic pain. (medscape.com)
  • Minimally invasive hysterectomy for benign disorders. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • The study is performed to investigate whether or not performing hysterectomy for benign conditions with robotic surgery will be advantageous in terms of shorter operating time, less complications, less conversions to open surgery, and shorter hospital stay in comparison to other minimally invasive procedures such as vaginal hysterectomy and traditional laparoscopic hysterectomy. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • With respect to gynecological tumors, CA 125 may be elevated in benign ovarian cysts, tubo-ovarian abscess, endometriosis, hyperstimulation syndrome, ectopic pregnancy and fibroids. (nih.gov)
  • Though opinion is divided, the majority of surgeons around the world believe benign ovarian cysts should be surgically removed," said Dr. Mitchell Kramer. (hon.ch)
  • Also referred to as benign multicystic mesothelioma, benign cystic mesothelioma, and BMPM, this type of peritoneal mesothelioma is most common in women of reproductive age, with only 20 reported cases in men. (mesothelioma.com)
  • Multicystic mesothelioma forms many benign cysts on the thin lining of the inner abdomen, called the peritoneum. (cancer.ca)
  • Benign multicystic peritoneal mesothelioma, for example, has only 153 cases reported in medical literature. (asbestos.com)
  • Subsequently it was found to be raised in a variety of benign conditions, including pregnancy, pelvic inflammatory disease, tuberculosis and cirrhosis of the liver. (nih.gov)
  • Since the first laparoscopic splenectomy (LS) performed by Delaître in 1991, numerous case series have shown the feasibility of LS for a large variety of benign and malignant hematologic diseases. (nih.gov)
  • Most people with benign mesothelioma of the pleura (lung membranes) experience shortness of breath, chest pain and a chronic cough. (asbestos.com)
  • No reports providing the MRI characteristics of benign chondroid syringoma were found in our search of literature, but the MRI appearance of a malignant chondroid syringoma has been described. (thefreelibrary.com)
  • The relative ease of cervical examination allows observation of physiologic changes that occur in response to normal cyclic variations in ovarian hormone secretion, as well as a variety of structural abnormalities and pathologic conditions (premalignant, malignant, infection-related, benign neoplasms). (uptodate.com)
  • it may be benign, malignant or premalignant. (aetna.com)
  • But the good news is, BFS is completely benign. (gotoquiz.com)
  • Cowden syndrome is an autosomal dominant genetic disorder characterised by multiple benign hamartomas ( trichilemmomas and mucocutaneous papillomatous papules) as well as a predisposition for cancers of multiple organs including the breast and thyroid. (wikipedia.org)
  • WEDNESDAY, Feb. 6, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- It's a common gynecological finding: A growth on an ovary, which turns out to be a benign cyst. (hon.ch)
  • While most cases are benign, some of these subtypes can also manifest as malignant cells. (mesothelioma.com)
  • The benign cells will be inactive, do they won't divide or multiply like the malignant cells. (vetinfo.com)
  • Usually benign, but there have been some recorded instances of malignant cells mixed in with the benign ones. (asbestos.com)