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Loose body

Loose body

a solid tissue fragment lying free in a body cavity, especially in a joint or the peritoneal cavity; e.g., joint mice, melon-seed body, rice body.


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Re: BMR of Rat is higher than an an Elephant

... of animals, for example, mammals, metabolic rate is higher for smaller body size versus larger body size. You have to take into consideration the ... ( the area covered by skin and fur) to volume ratio is large, it can loose a lot more heat. in order to survive and keep warm, it needs to rev ...

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by pathologicalliar
Sat Nov 10, 2012 11:44 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: BMR of Rat is higher than an an Elephant
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Re: Odd food poisoning-like symptoms, strange tastes

... easy to confuse the Eggy-sulphur-pop-corn taste with Ammonia ! when the body eats and ingests acidic foods like wine, coffee,potato-chips and pop-corn ... smell. If left undiagnosed you can ulcerate your digestive tracts and loose weight. If your a cigarette smoker abuse cannabis or alcohol to ...

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by ElieSiag
Wed Feb 29, 2012 9:31 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Odd food poisoning-like symptoms, strange tastes
Replies: 34
Views: 98355

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... is unnecessary to surviving in the wild) but the individual will also loose their center for THINKING and ACTING and CONTROLLING THEIR BODY. Brain disposal is clearly not a adaptation. When has brain disposal been observed to ...

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by Crucible
Wed Oct 12, 2011 9:19 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Digestive System Evolution
Replies: 60
Views: 107636

Digestive System Evolution

... is unnecessary to surviving in the wild) but the individual will also loose their center for THINKING and ACTING and CONTROLLING THEIR BODY. Brain disposal is clearly not a adaptation. When has brain disposal been observed to ...

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by Tomn
Wed Oct 12, 2011 7:37 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Digestive System Evolution
Replies: 60
Views: 107636

Re: Re:

... the thymus and thus eliminate the T cells specific for it, the somewhat loose nature of TCR binding would allow other T cells with near-identical ... self antigens than foreign ones, and these are the ones that the body either tries to eliminate in the thymus or tries to turn into regulatory ...

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by biohazard
Wed Jun 29, 2011 6:43 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: How does negative selection in the thymus get around viral a
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Views: 5999
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