Glossary for Rectal mass
Medical terms related to Rectal mass or mentioned in this section include:
- Abdominal symptoms: Symptoms affecting the abdomen or digestive tract
- Anal swelling: Swelling near or around the anus
- Anal symptoms: Symptoms affecting the anus.
- Benign Prostate Hyperplasia: Non-cancerous prostrate enlargement common with aging
- Body symptoms: Symptoms affecting the entire body features.
- Bowen's disease: Intraepiderman form of squamous cell skin cancer cause by sun damage to skin.
- Cervix symptoms: Symptoms affecting the cervix
- Constipation: Hardness of stool or difficulty or inability to pass feces.
- Digestive symptoms: Any symptoms affecting the digestive tract.
- Endometriosis: Misplaced uterus tissue causing scar tissue.
- Ependymoma: A tumor that occurs in the central nervous system (brain and spinal cord). Symptoms vary according to the aggressiveness, size and exact location of the tumor.
- Ewing's sarcoma: Ewing's sarcoma is a malignant round-cell tumor. It is a rare disease in which cancer cells are found in the bone or in soft tissue. The most common areas in which it occurs are the pelvis, the femur, the humerus, and the ribs.
- Fibroma: A tumour that is comprised mainly of fibrous connective tissue
- Giant cell tumor: Giant cell tumor of bone (GCT) is a rare, aggressive non-cancerous (benign) tumor.
- Hemangioma: A condition which is characterized by a benign tumour cause by newly formed blood vessels
- Hemorrhoids: A condition characterized by the prolapse of an anal cushion that may result in bleeding and pain
- Lipoma: Tumor of fat cells usually just under the skin
- Lower abdominal symptoms: Symptoms affecting the lower abdominal region.
- Lymphoma: Any neoplastic disorder that occurs in lymphoid tissue
- MASS syndrome: A genetic syndrome that is similar the Marfan syndrome but does not involve lens dislocation. It is a connective tissue disorder that involves the skeleton, skin, aorta and mitral valve.
- Nerve symptoms: Symptoms affecting the nerves
- Neuroblastoma: neuroblastoma is a malignant (cancerous) tumor of infants and children that develops from nerve tissue
- Neurofibroma: A benign tumor that originates from nerve cells. The tumors usually arise from nerves in the skin or just under the skin.
- Osteochondroma: A bone development abnormality characterized by the development of a benign bone tumor that occurs on the ends of long bones. Symptoms, if any, are determined by the location and size of the tumor. The tumor can occur singly or in multiples and in rare instances the tumors may become malignant.
- Osteosarcoma: Osteosarcoma is the most common type of malignant bone cancer, accounting for 35% of primary bone malignancies. There is a preference for the metaphyseal region of tubular long bones. 50% of cases occur around the knee.
- Ovarian cyst: A cyst which is located in the ovary
- Paget's Disease: Breast carcinoma involving nipple and areola.
- Pelvic abscess: A pus-filled cavity in the pelvis due to infection.
- Rectal conditions: Any condition that affects the rectum
- Rectal disorder: diseases of the rectum
- Rectal itch: Unpleasant sensation in the rectal area.
- Rectal pain: Pain occurring on or around the rectum
- Rectal prolapse: A condition which occurs when there is a protrusion of the rectal mucous membrane through the anal passage
- Rectum symptoms: Symptoms affecting the rectum at the end of the digestive tract.
- Sarcoma: Any cancer of the connective tissue.
- Sensations: Changes to sensations or the senses
- Skin symptoms: Symptoms affecting the skin.
- Stool symptoms: Changes to stool such as diarrhea
- Swelling symptoms: Symptoms causing swelling or enlargement.
- Tuberculosis: Bacterial infection causing nodules forming, most commonly in the lung.
- Uterine fibroids: Benign nodules in the uterus wall.
- Uterine prolapse: Prolapse of the uterus into the wrong position
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