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Symptoms

Abdominal pain

Find out what causes different types of abdominal pain.

Edema

Fatigue

Nausea and vomiting

Symptom Checker

Foot pain? Headache? Sore throat? Skin rash? Use the Symptom Checker to find out what's causing your symptom.

Tests and diagnosis

Urinalysis

Urinalysis can be used to assess your overall health, detect a wide range of disorders, or monitor a medical condition or treatment.

Treatments and drugs

Blood transfusion

July 02, 2016
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