Kaposi’s sarcoma (KS) is a cancer caused by infection with human herpesvirus 8 (HHV8). It causes purple, brown, or bluish-red tumours that look like
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Kawasaki disease, also called Kawasaki syndrome, is the leading cause of acquired heart disease in children in the developed world. It usually appears in
Keloids are benign (noncancerous), fibrous skin tumours. They are most common in people with darker skin (e.g., people from West Africa or Southern India).
The kidneys, each about the size of a fist, play three major roles: removing waste products from the body, keeping toxins from building up
A kidney stone is formed when a small speck of mineral settles out of the urine into the kidney or the ureter, a tube
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