Dr Elijah Mobley
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Sick to Your Stomach? It Might Be a Hiatal Hernia

Sick to your stomach? It might be a Hiatal Hernia | Victorville General Surgeon
Hiatal hernias can develop in both genders and at any age. There are two types of Hiatal hernias; the sliding hiatal hernia and the para-esophageal hernia. A sliding hernia occurs when the point where the esophagus and stomach meet actual slide upward through the hiatus, an...
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Skin Moles Are Not Always Beauty Marks

The medical name for moles is Nevi. A mole forms when a cluster of several skin pigment cells joins together rather than being evenly distributed across the surface of the skin. It’s very common for individuals to have a few dozen moles, commonly referred to as beauty marks....
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Hemorrhoids Are the Proverbial Pain in the Butt

Hemorrhoids are the Proverbial Pain in the Butt | Victorville General Surgeon
Hemorrhoids are swollen blood vessels that form just inside the anus. This is a common, non-life threatening situation that affects the majority of individuals at some time during their lives. When the swelling increases, hemorrhoids can come out through the anus and form small...
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Too Much of a Good Thing: Understanding Hyperthyroidism

Too Much of a Good Thing: Understanding Hyperthyroidism | Victorville Examinations
About 12% of the American population, some 20 million Americans, suffer from a disease that can go silent and undetected for years, according to the American Thyroid Association. Of these 20 million Americans, an estimated 60% of them will never even know they suffer from the...
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So They Found Colon Polyps – What Does That Mean?

So They Found Colon Polyps - What Does That Mean? | Victorville General Surgeon
It’s not uncommon to hear the surgeon say “polyps” after having a routine colonoscopy, but many patients don’t understand what this term really means, nor the effect polyps have on the body. While most polyps pose no immediate threat to your health,...
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