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Acute

1. Sharp, poignant.

2. Having a short and relatively severe course.

Origin: L. Acutus = sharp


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Re: Industrial Society Destroys Mind and Environment

... ancestors lived in grassland, where the slightest change of view could be death. We have the same brain today. Visual motion triggers an acute stress response. This response is a 'survival mechanism' which is given priority over the rest of the body functions. The emotions are tied into ...

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by wript
Mon Feb 03, 2014 12:51 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Industrial Society Destroys Mind and Environment
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... other blood clotting issues than chronic bacterial infection, because the majority of infections that include bacteremia and cause petechiae are acute and very dangerous systemic infections (called sepsis) and require hospitalization within hours after detected. And do not forget the dangers ...

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by snowathlete
Fri Dec 13, 2013 2:08 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: What do you think these are, in my blood?
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... other blood clotting issues than chronic bacterial infection, because the majority of infections that include bacteremia and cause petechiae are acute and very dangerous systemic infections (called sepsis) and require hospitalization within hours after detected. And do not forget the dangers ...

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by biohazard
Fri Dec 13, 2013 8:13 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: What do you think these are, in my blood?
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Views: 3424

Re: cellular mechanisms that result in symptoms of cholera

Cholera is an acute Diarrhoeal disease caused by V. Cholerae. It is seen in many countries of the world mainly the poor third world countries. Libya has no epidemic cases since 1970. Cholera is no longer the dreaded disease of the ...

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by naachiz
Mon Nov 26, 2012 11:50 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: cellular mechanisms that result in symptoms of cholera
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Molecular gene (genome) concept scientifically untenable

... cells, like a fire in the library that spreads to the bookstore across the street. This type of cell death is called necrosis and results from acute cellular injury or infection. Cells undergoing necrosis eventually burst and release their cellular contents, which can damage neighboring cells ...

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by PAWahid
Wed May 02, 2012 4:54 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Molecular gene (genome) concept scientifically untenable
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