What are the causes of thromboembolism?

Answer A thromboembolism occurs when a stationary blood clot dislodges from a vein and floats to and then blocks another vein or artery. As a thromboembolism can result in illness, tissue damage, organ fa... Read More »

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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 are the causes of CLL?

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL) is a form of cancer that occurs primarily in people over the age of 50. This leukemia affects the white blood cells, especially the B-lymphocytes, as well as the... Read More »

What Are the Causes of WBC?

White blood cells (WBC), also called leukocytes, are part of the body's defense against foreign substances and infections. Doctors measure the count of white blood cells as part of a routine blood ... Read More »

What causes the Red Eye?

Conjunctivitis may be triggered by a virus, bacteria, an allergic reaction (to dust, pollen, smoke, fumes or chemicals) or, in the case of giant papillary conjunctivitis, a foreign body on the eye,... Read More »