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Age of onset

Age of onset

The age or period of life at which a disease or the initial symptoms or manifestations of a disease appear in an individual.

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Cardiovascular disease (CVD)

... may lead to arrythmias) as well as the general deterioration with age. It is also becoming more prominent that there are differences in the onset of cardiovascular disease between males and females. Treatments are mainly administered ...

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by Kezzer
Mon Mar 07, 2011 6:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cardiovascular disease (CVD)
Replies: 5
Views: 10015

Human aging

... alive long enough to have offspring and see to it that they reach adult age, after which we become obsolete - we need to make way for the "newer ... an overwhelming accumulation of mutations into our cells and ensuing onset of multiple cancers would top us soon enough. Thus I'm not sure if ...

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by biohazard
Wed Jan 07, 2009 7:48 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Human aging
Replies: 20
Views: 18712

Re: Mathematical Medicine.

... stochastic model for stem-cell dynamics, which predicts that, on average, APC inactivation occurs more quickly in the stem-cell pool in the absence ... which corresponds to a large number of stem cells per crypt, pushes the onset of cancer to an older age, but it actually acts against older individuals ...

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by GegnianMD
Sat Jan 05, 2008 12:55 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Mathematical Medicine.
Replies: 6
Views: 6509

Evolution - Natural Selection FLAWED?

... recall what is actually said: According to this account, around the onset of the Industrial Revolution in England, the color of tree barks around ... My own reaction resembles the dismay attending my discovery, at the age of six, that it was my father and not Santa who brought the presents ...

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by Thermopylae
Sun Feb 18, 2007 3:52 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolution - Natural Selection FLAWED?
Replies: 9
Views: 22507

The Fiber Disease

... mitigate or enhance one’s susceptibility to infection and disease onset. In a broader sense, it also suggests how the immune systems of individuals ... to cure what we create" "To help avert such a problem in an age when digital images and their written descriptions are quickly filling ...

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by Skytroll
Fri Nov 17, 2006 6:10 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
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