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Sister Mary Joseph nodule

Sister Mary Joseph nodule: Introduction

Sister Mary Joseph nodule: A term given to a tumor that forms in the belly button (umbilicus) and is associated with advanced cancer - usually stomach or ovarian cancer. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Sister Mary Joseph nodule is available below.

Symptoms of Sister Mary Joseph nodule

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Causes of Sister Mary Joseph nodule

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Sister Mary Joseph nodule: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Sister Mary Joseph nodule

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Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance. The digestive system contains a variety of "good...read more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria, but can also...read more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning). In fact,...read more »

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Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder...read more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known possibilities are ...read more »

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Hospitals & Clinics: Sister Mary Joseph nodule

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Sister Mary Joseph nodule: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Sister Mary Joseph nodule

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Prognosis for Sister Mary Joseph nodule

Prognosis for Sister Mary Joseph nodule: usually poor

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