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Vaginal Cancer
Cancer of the vagina, a rare kind of cancer in women, is a disease in which malignant cells are found in the tissues of the vagina.
Vaginitis refers to any inflammation or infection of the vagina.
Varicose Veins
Varicose veins are enlarged veins that are visible through the skin and may appear as blue or purple twisted, knot-like cords.
Vascular Headaches and Migraines
This throbbing type of headache is distinguished by the fact that symptoms other than pain occur with the headache.
Vesicoureteral Reflux
Vesicoureteral reflux occurs when urine dwelling in the bladder flows back into the ureters and often back into the kidneys.
Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers
Viral hemorrhagic fevers (VHF) is a term that refers to a group of illnesses caused by several distinct families of viruses.
Vulvar Cancer
Vulvar cancer is a malignancy that can occur on any part of the external organs, but most often affects the labia majora or labia minora.
Vulvitis is simply an inflammation of the vulva, the soft folds of skin outside the vagina.