Torn Frenulum

Overview If you have ever wondered if the small fold of tissue under your tongue a real purpose has, then stop wondering. The small fold of tissue is called a frenulum. This connective tissue helps restrain or secure motion of …

Metrorrhagia

Overview Metrorrhagia is uterine bleeding that occurs between menstrual cycles and often causes extensive or prolonged vaginal bleeding. It only occurs in the female body because there needs to be female reproductive organs for this to occur. The word metrorrhagia comes from …

Diaphoresis

Overview If you have perfuse, non-stop sweating then you may be suffering from a condition known as Diaphoresis, also known as Secondary Hyperhidrosis. Diaphoresis is a nervous system disorder that is linked with multiple health conditions or drug use. Source: Healthline …

Obstipation

Overview If you have ever felt extremely constipated that you were unsure of how to describe that horrible and painful feeling? Extreme cases of constipation are called obstipation. This form of constipation is otherwise known as obstructive constipation, hence the …

Xerostomia

Overview Xerostomia (zeer-o-STOE-me-uh) is often referred to as the dry mouth syndrome. Have you ever woken up in the middle of the night to a dry mouth and yearn for a class of water? Well, xerostomia is like that feeling …