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symptom

Any subjective evidence of disease or of a patients condition, i.e. Such evidence as perceived by the patient, a change in a patients condition indicative of some bodily or mental state.

Origin: L. Symptoma, Gr. Symptoma = anything that has befallen one


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I read that some cases can be asymptomatic, but perhaps something in between is unlikely? Transient bacteremia is possible in rare cases, such as sometimes with severe tooth infections that 'seep' bacteria into the blood stream. But I guess ...

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by biohazard
Fri Dec 13, 2013 8:13 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: What do you think these are, in my blood?
Replies: 16
Views: 9258

heart failure

... to the left side of the circulation. causes regurgitation between atrium and ventricle. reduces the oxygen carrying capacity of the blood. is a symptom, not a cause. is not associated with left sided heart failure. is associated with weight gain increases the metabolic demand by the tissues. ...

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by zak
Fri Nov 22, 2013 6:44 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: heart failure
Replies: 2
Views: 1856

what causes us to breathe

... to the left side of the circulation. causes regurgitation between atrium and ventricle. reduces the oxygen carrying capacity of the blood. is a symptom, not a cause. is not associated with left sided heart failure. is associated with weight gain increases the metabolic demand by the tissues. ...

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by zak
Thu Nov 21, 2013 10:20 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: what causes us to breathe
Replies: 23
Views: 13291

Help please! case study about Excretory System

... and pathology of overall body, i have only learned a few so it's impossible to me diagnose all he thing they gave me even if i guess the cause of symptom i couldn't ensure that my opinion is correct. questions 1. Why this patient has decreased urine output? please explain the mechanism. 2. How ...

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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: 3536

cellular mechanisms that result in symptoms of cholera

Hi all, I''m trying to understand how cholera symptoms are developed, and all I know so far is that the cholera toxin (CT) is responsible for the main symptom of cholera, which is secretory diarrhea. More specifically, CT is an A-B5 subunit-type ...

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by tesla93
Mon Nov 19, 2012 9:59 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: cellular mechanisms that result in symptoms of cholera
Replies: 4
Views: 5047
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