Computed axial tomography
... CT generally does not exclude infarct in the acute
stage, but is useful to exclude a bleed (so ...
CT is excellent for detecting both acute
and chronic changes in the lung parenchyma. For ... X-ray and of following findings of uncertain acute
Abdominal and pelvic CT
... from omission of insulin, mismanagement of acute
gastroenteritis (the "flu"), or an overwhelming ... coma
Hyperosmotic diabetic coma is another acute
problem associated with improper management of ... diabetic complications, as well as to avoid acute
problems of hyperglycemia or hypoglycemia.
... In contrast to necrosis , which is a form of cell death that results from acute
tissue injury, apoptosis is carried out in an ordered process that ... occurring developmental cell death, from the necrosis that results from acute
tissue injury  . They also noted that the structural changes ...
... Allowing blood glucose levels to rise, though not to levels which cause acute
hyperglycemic symptoms, is not a sensible choice. Several large, well ... and is essentially equivalent to suffocation experimentation . Severe acute
or prolonged hypoglycemia can result in brain damage or death.
On July ...
Magnetic resonance imaging
... with computed tomography , which often does not detect changes of acute
infarct for up to 4-6 hours) and remains for up to two weeks. As such, DWI sequences are extraordinarily sensitive for acute
Diffusion MRI is also a tool to study connections in the brain. ...
... or even beneficial, larger doses result in a state known as drunkenness or intoxication and, depending on the dose and regularity of use, can cause acute
respiratory failure or death and with chronic use can cause severe health problems, such as liver and brain damage.
Other alcohols are ...
1 The decision to dialyse
2 Types of dialysis
3 Peritoneal dialysis
The decision to dialyse
renal failure , dialysis is generally initiated when the renal function has deteriorated to an extent that it is threatening the body's ...
Δ f H 0 gas
-235.3 kJ / mol
S 0 gas
C p 65.21 J/molK
Nausea, vomiting, CNS depression. Respiratory failure in severe cases.
Chronic effects Dependency. Liver cirrhosis.
... proteins may be activated if a pathogen pass through the barrier offered by skin. There are several class of antimicrobial proteins, such as acute
phase proteins ( C-reactive protein , for example, binds to the C-protein of S. pneumoniae - enhances phagocytosis and activates complement), ...
reniform: kidney-shaped but rounder and broader than long.
sagittate: shaped like an arrowhead and with the acute
basal lobes pointing downward.
truncate: ending abruptly with a flat end, that looks cut off.
Leaves can show several degrees ...
... is the breakdown of muscular tissue due to any cause. While it may not lead to any muscular symptoms at all, the myoglobin thus released may cause acute
renal failure .
Tumors of muscle include:
Smooth muscle: leiomyoma (benign, very common in the uterus ), leiomyosarcoma (malignant, very ...
... an emerging virus as it was discovered over 20 years ago, and it has grown to become a major epidemic. Other emerging viruses include Severe acute
Respiratory Syndrome ( SARS ), henipaviruses and Ebola which have been contained through aggressive contact tracing and isolation of patients ...
... of adult stem cells. Since 1988 these cord blood stem cells have been used to treat Gunther's disease , Hunter syndrome , Hurler syndrome , acute
lymphocytic leukaemia and many more problems occurring mostly in children. It is collected by removing the umbilical cord, cleansing it and ...
... patient falls into a comatose condition, or delirium and convulsions may set in. All these changes can be watched in any patient suffering from an acute
fever. The lower limit of temperature that man can endure depends on many things, but no one can survive a temperature of 45 C (113 F) or above for ...
... Yellow fever (also called black vomit or sometimes The American Plague ) is an acute
viral disease. It is still an important cause of hemorrhage illness in several African and South American countries despite existence of an ...