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Patient

patient

1. A person who is receiving medical treatment, especially in a hospital.

2. A person who is registered with a doctor, dentist, etc and is treated by him when necessary.


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Stem Cells

... for treatments of many disorders and diseases, however they can also have no effect whatsoever if the disease is not caught early enough or if the patient doesn't meet certain requirements for a stem cells transplant. Immune suppression does not come from stem cells treatment, but from using radiation ...

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by Sumanth001
Sun Dec 08, 2013 12:53 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Stem Cells
Replies: 4
Views: 2647

Thinking in terms of evolution

... the noblest part of our nature. The surgeon may harden himself whilst performing an operation, for he knows that he is acting for the good of his patient; but if we were intentionally to neglect the weak and helpless, it could only be for a contingent benefit, with a certain and great present ...

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by Luxorien
Sat Nov 16, 2013 7:14 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Thinking in terms of evolution
Replies: 4
Views: 1074

Re:

... degree (many years ago) was in computer science but I have very wide science interests these days. The phase 1 seems like nonsense. So you infect patient with bacteria and at the same time give him or her treatment against that bacteria? Have you ever driven a car Jack? You use the accelerator ...

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by PeterDow
Mon Oct 28, 2013 12:28 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.
Replies: 9
Views: 3381

My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.

I'm hardly (medical) doctor or even cancer specialist. The phase 1 seems like nonsense. So you infect patient with bacteria and at the same time give him or her treatment against that bacteria? And the bacteria is supposed to kill the tumor cells? BTW all tumours develop blood ...

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by JackBean
Mon Oct 28, 2013 10:43 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.
Replies: 9
Views: 3381

My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.

... Growth factor inhibitors Drawback when used in isolation - they only work on some cancers and even then, they don't kill the cancer cells so the patient has to live life on that medication to stop the cancer growing Solution in my approach - used as type H drugs, they can protect a tissue or ...

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by PeterDow
Sat Oct 26, 2013 2:33 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: My “Eureka” moment. A cure for cancer.
Replies: 9
Views: 3381
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