What are the causes of gastroschisis?

Answer The term gastroschisis means a split abdomen. A more familiar term is hernia, which occurs when an internal organ, like the intestine, protrudes past a weakened muscle. Gastroschisis is a form of h... Read More »

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What Are the Symptoms of Gastroschisis?

Gastroschisis is a congenital birth defect caused by an abnormal opening in the abdominal wall near the fetus' umbilicus (belly button). The baby's small intestine and part of her large intestine m... Read More »

What are the treatments for gastroschisis?

Gastroschisis is a birth defect that leaves an abnormal opening in a fetus' abdominal wall, usually to the right of his umbilicus. The fetus' small intestine and part of his large intestine are out... Read More »

What causes a tickle in your throat that then causes you to cough?

Tight neck muscles will press into your throat to cause the tickle to happen. If the pressure was greater it would result in a sore throat for it traps your tongue muscle there to make it hard and... Read More »

What causes red eye?

Red eye is caused when the blood vessels of the eye swell with more blood than usual. Red eye may be associated with: