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(Science: clinical sign) transient redness of the face and neck caused by cutaneous vasodilation due to a variety of causes, such as drugs, alcohol, and carcinoid tumours. It does not include blushing.

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Re: Mangrove Swamps

Mangrove - found at estuary (which means it receives inputs from regular tidal flushing and from fresh streams, rivers) --> High salinity - Water logged soil --> Anaerobic conditions and Soft substratum Adaptions of animals - Against anaerobic conditions, ...

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by janet121
Fri May 04, 2012 9:33 am
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Mangrove Swamps
Replies: 7
Views: 13264

Wrong Blood Group Donated to a patient

Thank you. What could be the Line of Treatment ? Method I ---------- 1. First Remove completely/partially Impure Blood from the Body. 2. After Flushing out impure blood, then add matching blood group fresh blood transfusion. or Method II ----------- 1.Carry out both the activities 1 & 2 in ...

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by prashantakerkar
Sat Nov 05, 2011 8:27 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Wrong Blood Group Donated to a patient
Replies: 3
Views: 2331

Re: ATCC strains for commercial purposes

... on the rocks or plaque bacteria in your mouth. They are non motile and grow attached to something. You'll need high surface area, non disruptive flushing, local feed and drain. You must float the food past, they can't swim to it. They will detach and cling somewhere else if they think the conditions ...

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by dulouz
Mon Aug 08, 2011 12:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: ATCC strains for commercial purposes
Replies: 12
Views: 10807

Re: Is Spirulina really good for our health ?

... complex) (Papapetro-poulos 2007). Few side effects have been reported from spirulina including headache, muscle pain, flushing of the face, sweating, and difficulty concentrating. These have been described in people taking 1 g of Spirulina per os daily. Skin reactions ...

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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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Use of diuretics

... help remove ethanol from the blood - it's being converted in the liver and lost across the respiratory membranes as well, and additional "flushing" would add to that, but how much-? And isn't ethanol itself somewhat diuretic? Using one drug to counteract the effects of another can ...

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by Darby
Fri Apr 03, 2009 3:22 pm
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Use of diuretics
Replies: 3
Views: 8546
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