Abstract Cystic fibrosis is a life-threatening, genetic disease that causes persistent lung infections, and complicates a person’s ability to breathe. People with Cystic fibrosis have troubles to breathe because a broken gene causes a thick, growth of mucus in the lungs, pancreas and other organs. The mucus blocks the air passage to the lungs, and traps bacteria leading to infections, considerable lung harm, and sooner or later, respiratory failure. In the pancreas, this mucus blocks the deliverance of digestive enzymes that allow the body to break down food and absorb vital nutrients. People with this disease used to have a life expectancy of 6 months back in 1938, but now with the advances of technology and medical treatments, life expectancy is approximately 35
Dermatomyositis is an uncommon inflammatory muscular disease, which involves the degeneration of collagen, discoloration and swelling of the skin and underlying muscle. Dermatomyositis is known by it’s distinctive skin rash and muscle weakness. Dermatomyositis affects children and adults, but it usually affects children between the ages of five and fifteen, and it occurs in adults in their late forties through sixties. Dermatomyositis is also more commonly found in females than males. The cause of dermatomyositis is unknown, but it is believed to be similar to autoimmune disorders where a person’s immune system accidently attacks its own body tissue.
The shape of your nose affects the appearance of your entire face, so when considering a rhinoplasty procedure, you may worry that you won 't like the final result. Unlike a procedure like belly liposuction, where the end result of a flat belly is easy to imagine in your mind, there are many different ways your nose can be re-shaped. This makes great communication between you and your cosmetic surgeon extremely important when planning your rhinoplasty. Here are three tips for ensuring that the final look of your nose after rhinoplasty makes you as happy as it does your surgeon. 1.
Abstract: Laparoscopy is an important milestone in the history of surgery. Almost all abdominal surgeries can now be approached laparoscopically. Laparoscopic perforated duodenal ulcer(DU) repair has been shown to be feasible . However, whether its superior to open repair is yet to be established and has not become the standard of care . Laparoscopy offers better visualisation and early recovery.
Aortic Dissection: Hemiarch Versus Total Arch Replacement Taylor Aubin Sinclair Community College October 1, 2015 Aortic dissection is a life threatening condition in which the intima, the inner most layer, of the aorta tears. As the blood flows through the aorta it rushes through this tear resulting in dissection of the intima from the media, the middle layer of the aorta. This unfortunate condition is often fatal if the newly created false lumen ruptures through the aortic wall. Aortic dissection must be immediately detected and treated to increase the opportunity of survival. There are different types of aortic dissection categorized using two classifications which are DeBakey and Stanford.
Many patients with chronic sinusitis have allergies which may partially complicate sinusitis. Allergies cause swelling and blockage the tiny holes which allow drainage of mucus from the sinuses. In addition, the allergies may cause swelling inside the sinuses and inside the nose. It is critical that patients with allergies control their environment to control their sinusitis. Because so many patients with sinusitis have allergies, we have included a section on allergies later this website as well.
His article also explains that there are three possible ways by which contraction of Yersinia pestis plague bacteria occurs in humans and its symptoms. The first is Bubonic Plague and bubonic generally refers to the groin and Khan 4 underarm region of the body. The Bacteria infect the lymph nodes when it enters via fluid contact with the diseased animal or fleas and infection especially occur in the armpit and groin region in persons suffering from bubonic plague. Firstly in the first 3-7 days flu symptoms appear primarily fever then the progression to chills, nausea, back pain, etc. are observed and then eventually swellings in the armpit and groin region are observed.
If the Impetigo is left untreated it has the potential to worsen and develop into: ecthyma, black scabs around ulcers; glomerulonephritis, a kidney disease; osteomyelitis, a bone infection;sepsis, a systemic infection; scarlet fever; streptococcal disease or pneumonia (Carson De-Witt, Scholten). The long list of complications is part of the reason antibiotics are often used to treat the bacterial infection known as Impetigo instead of letting it clear up on its
Complications connected to Mumps can include, swelling of the testicles or ovaries, deafness, inflammation of the brain and/or tissue covering the brain and spinal cord, and on rare occasions, death. Rubella, causes fever, sore throat, rash, headache, and red, itchy eyes. If a woman gets rubella while she is pregnant, she could have a miscarriage or her baby could be born
Home Remedies for Nasal Polyps What Are Nasal Polyps? Nasal polyps are growth on the inside of your nose and where your sinuses open into your nasal cavity. They range in size and affect people differently. Nasal polyps are reoccurring, even after being treated successfully with medication. They are also associated with asthma and severe allergies.