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Lungs Anatomy

Lungs Anatomy

Wednesday, January 19, 2011 0:48

The lungs are the essential organs of respiration; they are two in number, placed one on either side within the thorax, and separated from each other by the heart and other contents of the mediastinum. ...

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Lung Cancer

Lung Cancer

Thursday, September 30, 2010 3:59

What is Lung Cancer? Cancer is a class of diseases characterized by out-of-control cell growth, and lung cancer occurs when this uncontrolled cell growth begins in one or both lungs. Rather than developing into healthy, normal lung tissue, these abnormal ...

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Liver Disease

Liver Disease

Wednesday, September 29, 2010 2:45

Liver Disease Common Characteristics of Liver Disease What are some common liver disease symptoms? Liver Disease When ...

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low Blood Pressure

low Blood Pressure

Tuesday, September 28, 2010 1:28

What is low blood pressure? Many people worry about low blood pressure (hypotension), but probably don't need to. Some people have a blood pressure level that is lower than normal. In general this may be good news - because the lower your blood ...

Liver Function And Diseases

Liver Function And Diseases

Wednesday, September 8, 2010 4:07

Liver disease is any disturbance of liver function that causes illness. The liver is responsible for many critical functions within the body and should it become diseased or injured, the loss of those functions can cause significant damage to the body. Liver disease is also referred to as ...

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Lungs Diseases

Lungs Diseases

Wednesday, September 8, 2010 3:37

Introduction Background Environmental tobacco smoke (ETS), or secondhand smoke, is increasingly recognized as the direct cause of lung disease in adults and children.1 ETS is responsible for significant mortality in adults, causing approximately 3000 deaths per year from lung cancer. It also causes significant effects on ...

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Leg cellulitis

Leg cellulitis

Wednesday, September 8, 2010 2:43

Leg cellulitis is a skin infection caused by a few different types of bacteria. Risk factors for the condition include obesity, skin ulcers, and swelling of the leg. Symptoms can be either localized or systemic, but redness, heat, and swelling are typically seen. Leg cellulitis is most commonly treated with ...

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