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Learn more about eating disorders and the wide range of treatments available with behavioral health specialists at Northwell.


Ebola is a virus that causes problems with how your blood clots. It is known as a hemorrhagic fever virus. This is because the clotting problems lead to internal bleeding, as blood leaks from small blood vessels in your body...


Learn more about eye injury conditions and advanced therapy treatments performed by ophthalmologists at Northwell Health.


An ectopic pregnancy happens when an embryo attaches itself somewhere outside of the uterus. This condition occurs in one out of every 50 pregnancies


Learn more about eczema and how you can make an appointment with a Northwell dermatologist to treat this condition.


Elbow dislocation is a condition in which the joint surfaces of the elbow are separated. Dislocations can be complete or partial, and can affect range of motion in the elbow.


Elbow fractures typically occur in the olecranon, the pointy bone at the tip of the elbow, when the bone breaks or cracks. This is a common injury that can be an isolated incident or part of a more serious condition. If the bone breaks into pieces and those pieces become displaced within the elbow, this is known as a displaced fracture. A fracture in which bone sticks out through the skin is known as an open fracture.


Emphysema is a type of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) involving damage to the air sacs in the lungs. As a result, your body does not get the oxygen it needs, making it hard to catch your breath


Empyema is a collection of pus in the pleural space, which is the thin space between the surface of your lungs and the inner lining of your chest wall...


End-stage renal disease (ESRD) is the complete, or almost complete, failure of the kidneys to function. ESRD occurs when the kidneys are no longer able to function at a level needed for day-to-day life...


A variety of conditions affect male reproduction, with a number of these male reproductive disorders directly or partially associated with the endocrine system...


The endocrine system is responsible for a number of disorders affecting the female reproduction system. Some conditions affecting female reproduction are caused by endocrine disorders...


Endometrial cancer is the most common gynecologic cancer. It is often detected early because of the abnormal bleeding it causes in early stages.


Endometriosis is a common gynecological condition that affects an estimated 2 to 10 percent of American women in this age group.


Urinary incontinence (enuresis) is the medical term for bed-wetting. The different types of bed-wetting that may occur include: Diurnal enuresis -- the involuntary voiding of urine during the day...


Epilepsy is a neurologic disorder which affects the nervous system; the primary symptom is seizures, a sudden surge of disruptive electrical activity in the brain.


Learn about Epilepsy (Convulsive and Non-Convulsive) diagnosis, symptoms, causes and treatments at Northwell Health’s Neuroscience Institute.


Learn more about what causes erythema multiforme, symptoms and treatments available at the award-winning Northwell Health.


Esophageal cancer is a growth of abnormal cells in the esophagus, the muscular tube that connects the throat to the stomach. People who regularly use tobacco and drink alcohol increase their risk for this form of cancer.


Esophageal cancer occurs when cancer cells form in the tissues of the esophagus. People don’t usually undergo routine screenings for esophageal cancer as they do for other cancers, such as colon cancer.


Esophagitis is the irritation and inflammation of the lining of your esophagus, or food pipe. Because the lining of the esophagus is sensitive, many things can cause swelling and irritation...


Learn about essential tremor diagnosis, symptoms, causes and treatments at Northwell Health’s Neuroscience Institute.


Learn about excision of tumors and the musculoskeletal oncology specialists who perform these procedures at Northwell Health.