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Morbidity

morbidity

A diseased condition or state, the incidence of a disease or of all diseases in a population. The ratio of deaths in an area to the population of that area; expressed per 1000 per year.


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Fitness and Diet

... provide for themselves and families as well. And of course the reality here is that, the less quality the living standards are, the high in morbidity and mortality rate certainly. I’ve said too much here, getting out of the topic I guess. :wink: How I wish I could also improve some of my ...

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by mcar
Tue May 12, 2009 3:39 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Fitness and Diet
Replies: 14
Views: 21946

organisms

... millions and was indiscriminant, but was very episodic. Malaria kills thousands annually, and is likewise indiscriminant, but usually tends toward morbidity rather than mortality. Smallpox, Yellow Fever and Typhoid used to kill large numbers of people before vaccinations were possible. I wouldn't ...

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by blcr11
Thu Jun 07, 2007 12:52 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: organisms
Replies: 5
Views: 2922

The Fiber Disease

... Nephrotoxicity is a well-recognized side effect of cyclosporine, whereas thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura, which is associated with high morbidity and mortality, is less well known. Dermatologists should be familiar with these and other severe adverse reactions of the most popular and ...

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by London
Sat Dec 09, 2006 9:02 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
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The Fiber Disease

... disruption. Other agents are included as Category B or C because they are moderately easy to disseminate, even though they only cause moderate morbidity and low mortality. There are those who argue that the use of C. immitis in a non-endemic region should be considered for inclusion in Category ...

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by Nadas Moksha
Sat Nov 25, 2006 4:18 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... scale, the classical principles of clinical medicine and epidemiology would apply. Prompt diagnosis and early interventions could reduce morbidity and mortality, and mitigate the effects of a biological attack. In the aftermath of a biological attack, dermatologists could play a critical ...

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by Skytroll
Mon Sep 04, 2006 4:01 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 4988542
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