Bronchopulmonary dysplasia or chronic lung disease of infancy is seen in premature and low birth weight infants. It results from lung and airway damage caused by prolonged oxygen therapy and ventilator support in these babies.
Diabetes may be an early manifestation of pancreatic cancer, Oxford University research claims. Recent-onset diabetes is strikingly higher among pancreatic cancer patients compared with those with colorectal, breast, and prostate cancer.
Levodopa/carbidopa is used for treating parkinson's disease symptoms such as stiffness, tremors, and movement restriction. It is also used for post-encephalitic parkinsonism and parkinsonism caused by carbonmonoxide or manganese poisoning.
Metronidazole, a broad spectrum nitroimidazole antimicrobial or antiprotozoal drug prescribed to treat amebiasis, trichomoniasis, bacterial vaginosis, giardiasis, pseudomembranous colitis, rosacea, periodontitis, and lung abscess.