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Cough

(Science: clinical sign) a rapid expulsion of air from the lungs typically in order to clear the lung airways of fluids, mucus, or material.


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Help please! case study about Excretory System

A 50 years old woman presents with cough, dyspnea and generalized edema. She also has small urine output, nausea, vomiting, fatigue and anorexia. She was diagnosed as diabetic mellitus for 10 years ago and non-regular treatment. Physical examination ...

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by kochibaza
Mon Jan 21, 2013 3:04 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Help please! case study about Excretory System
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Views: 3688

Common cold

A question has arose in my mind that in common cold, upper respiratory tract infection which causes sore throat, runny nose, cough and fever; so is that innate immunity that causing runny nose? I was confident that it is adaptive immunity but later i got little confused. May be the question ...

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by greatmicrobiologist
Thu Sep 08, 2011 12:23 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Common cold
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Views: 1905

Theories - Origin of Life

... from entering the lungs, the larynx is also pulled upwards to assist this process. Stimulation of the larynx by ingested matter produces a strong cough reflex to protect the lungs. You rightly refer to choking that occurs when the epiglottis fails to cover the trachea, and food becomes lodged ...

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by scottie
Thu Apr 14, 2011 4:56 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
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Views: 929046

Re: Bacteria invent an alternate life chemistry

... than a flying pig. A great day for science (and for Science too, who publish the paper) and one more nail in the coffin of ID and creation ***cough***cough*** science. :twisted: There really out a be a fence with an armed guard around the creationist and id corpses, because the religious fanatics ...

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by Promethean
Thu Dec 30, 2010 8:36 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Bacteria invent an alternate life chemistry
Replies: 5
Views: 2867

Bacteria invent an alternate life chemistry

... than a flying pig. A great day for science (and for Science too, who publish the paper) and one more nail in the coffin of ID and creation ***cough***cough*** science. :twisted:

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by canalon
Thu Dec 02, 2010 9:30 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Bacteria invent an alternate life chemistry
Replies: 5
Views: 2867
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