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Chronic disease

Chronic disease

diseases which have one or more of the following characteristics: they are permanent, leave residual disability, are caused by nonreversible pathological alteration, require special training of the patient for rehabilitation, or may be expected to require a long period of supervision, observation, or care.


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However, I have read that bartonellosis can sometimes become chronic, but I do not know if it can last for 5 years, which apparently is ... is more common than people realize. People tend to think of cat scratch disease when they hear of Bartonella, which is usually self limiting - or Carrion's ...

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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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Bio Research Paper Writing

My group and I are writing a research paper on the topic of "how do chronic viral infections contribute to immune senescence and how do they ... that changes in immune cell ratio may be the result of a viral disease rather than programmed inefficency (Immunity-Ageing np). Chronic ...

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by NathanielZhu
Thu Apr 04, 2013 2:25 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Bio Research Paper Writing
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I need help with these questions?

... A. IGD B. IGE C. IGM D. IGA E. IGG WHICH OF THE FOLLOWING INFECTIOUS DISEASES WOULD BE BEST CLASSIFIED AS A LATENT INFECTION? A. H1N1 INFLUENZA ... OF THE FOLLOWING INFECTIOUS DISEASES WOULE BE THE BEST DESCRIBED AS CHRONIC DISEASE? A. SMALL POX B. MRSA C. RABIES D. BOTULISM E. HEPATITIS B

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by chinee
Thu May 10, 2012 11:36 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: I need help with these questions?
Replies: 2
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Cardiovascular disease (CVD)

Cardiovascular Disease, or CVD, is Britains biggest killer, responsible for 40% of premature deaths in ... rate - it is estimated that CVD kills 140,000 people a year under 75 years old, chronic heart disease causes incapacitation, suffering and pain in many of it's victims. ...

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by sharleenreyna
Wed Apr 20, 2011 9:48 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cardiovascular disease (CVD)
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Views: 9872

Re: Is Spirulina really good for our health ?

... And these: The possible potential health risks from chronic exposure to microcystins from contaminated cyanobacteria Spirulina ... ([beta]-N-methylamino-L-alanine), which can cause a neurodegenerative disease (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis-parkinsonism-dementia complex) (Papapetro-poulos ...

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by vapaatyyli
Tue Apr 12, 2011 9:08 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Is Spirulina really good for our health ?
Replies: 38
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