Glomerulonephritis (Acute)

White blood cell cast from patient with chronic glomerulonephritis– A primary or secondary autoimmune renal disease involving the glomerulus in the kidney and classified as postinfectious, rapidly progressive (crescentic), or IgA neuropathy. (See also Nephrotic Syndrome.)
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Gonorrhea

– An acute, sexually transmitted infection of the epithelium of the genitalia, perianus, and pharynx.
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Gout

Gout– A primary or secondary recurrent, acute arthritis of the peripheral joints, particularly the great toe.
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Guillain-Barre Syndrome

Limb wasting in Guillain-Barre syndrome– A rapidly progressive, acute inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy characterized by muscle weakness and paralysis of the extremities and possible respiratory paralysis with abnormal sensation and loss of reflexes.
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Headache

– Pain or aching of the head associated with various intracranial or extracranial factors; headaches may be categorized as tension, vascular (cluster, migraine), or traction inflammatory.
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Hearing Impairment (Deafness)

– Acquired or congenital diminished auditory capacity that may be classified as sensorineural, conductive, or central. Loss with no organic basis has been labeled psychogenic or functional. Hearing loss ranges from partial to complete.
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