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Gynaecomastia

Gynaecomastia is enlargement of the male breast tissue. Gynae means ‘woman’ and mastos means ‘breast’ in Greek. It can be defined as the...

Goitre

A goitre is an enlarged thyroid gland. Some people with a goitre (but not all) have an underactive or overactive thyroid. This means that...

Hirsutism

What is hirsutism? Hirsutism refers to excessive growth of dark, thick and coarse hair in an individual (usually female) in a male...

HbA1c Test

Synonym: glycosylated haemoglobin Glycated haemoglobin (HbA1c) laboratory tests are used to diagnose diabetes mellitus and to assess...

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