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(Science: anatomy) a limb, an arm or leg (membrum), sometimes applied specifically to a hand or foot.

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Cellular Reincarnation

... could see through the wall how the losers perished out there in the damp and hot wilderness, some of them fruitlessly banging the wall with their extremities. Despite the horrific sight, victory tasted good. Exhausted, but filled with anticipation, I was taken to the top of Mt. Waddington where ...

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by ewartkuijk
Sun Feb 09, 2014 8:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cellular Reincarnation
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Views: 3977

Help please! case study about Excretory System

... neck vein engorged Heart : regular rhythm, normal heart sound. Lungs : fine crepitation at both lungs. Abdomen : ascites was positive. Extremities : pitting edema of both legs Investigation Blood examination 1. CBC: Hct 20%, Hb 7% 2. BUN 100 mg/dl, Cr 10 mg/dl 3. Serum electrolytes: ...

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by kochibaza
Mon Jan 21, 2013 3:04 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Help please! case study about Excretory System
Replies: 1
Views: 5098

The Heart

... in the cold as the body tries to warm itself (especially when shivering) but it's also worth noting that it also withdraws blood supply from extremities to conserve heat. There are two ways to look at cold: firstly the heart rate should slow along with all metabolic processes since it's these ...

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by Babybel56
Sun Apr 24, 2011 8:31 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Heart
Replies: 6
Views: 11647

Poisoned by antibiotics...can anyone help?

... which could be the cause of the weakness and sensory changes you described such as the muscle weakness, tingling/spasms, loss of sensation in your extremities, and the intense nerve pain that you describe as feeling like you were jolted awake by an "electrical shock". It can also cause ...

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by ladykat324
Sun Aug 08, 2010 5:44 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Poisoned by antibiotics...can anyone help?
Replies: 23
Views: 90564

Only Two Islanders

... morning. The water was so cold, and I shouted when I splashed the water over my body. If the water is cold, they say it's better to wet your lower extremities first, going up. Just as when babies are bathed.

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by mcar
Sat Jan 12, 2008 12:47 pm
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Only Two Islanders
Replies: 87
Views: 31380
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