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tpa

tPA / Tissue plasminogen activator

tPA / Tissue Plasminogen Activator tPA or Tissue plasminogen activator is a serine protease which is responsible for breakdown of blood clots. It is found on endothelial cells of  blood...

sarcoidosis

Sarcoidosis

Sarcoidosis An inflammatory multisystem disease characterized by the presence of noncaseating granulomas of unknown etiology. PATHOPHYSIOLOGYThe cause of sarcoid is unknown, and current evidence suggests that the triggering of an...

amyloidosis

Amyloidosis

Amyloidosis Amyloidosis is a term for a group of diseases that are due to the extracellular deposition of insoluble polymeric protein fibrils in organs and tissues. Clinical manifestations depend on...

how do you get diabetes

How do you get Diabetes?

How do you get diabetes? Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a syndrome of chronic hyperglycaemiadue to relative insulin deficiency, resistance or both.Diabetes is usually irreversible and, although patients can lead a...

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Diabetes

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Lumbar Puncture

Lumbar Puncture Share this : ECG – Case Disccussion ECG Case Discussion This ECG was recorded from a 25-year-old pregnant woman who complained of an irregular heart beat. Auscultation… Tinnitus...

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Finger Clubbing

Finger Clubbing Clubbing is painless soft-tissue swelling of the terminal phalanges. The enlargement increases convexity of the nail. It may be produced by growth factors from megakaryocytes and platelets lodged in...

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Cellulitis

Cellulitis Share this : Anti Anginal Drugs Anti Anginal Drugs Share this : Hearing Tests Hearing Tests Voice tests and tuning fork tests are easily carried out… ECG – Case...

Medicine Flashcards/Mnemonics

Medicine Flashcards/Mnemonics Share this : Anatomy Dissection Flashcards Dissection Pictures Share this : Anatomy Dissection Flashcards Dissection Pictures Flashcards are effective memory-aid tools that can help students learn… Physiology of...