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Salmonellosis .Symptoms of salmonellosis .Treatment of salmonellosis

Salmonellosis .Symptoms of salmonellosis .Treatment of salmonellosis

Salmonellosis - an acute intestinal infection caused by microorganisms of the genus Salmonella.Salmonella resistant to freeze-drying, in water maintained until 40-60 days in milk and meat - up to 4 months. main reservoir of Salmonella - animals, people belong to a secondary role.The mechanism of transmission of the pathogen - fecal-oral route of transmission - the food.A person infected wit...

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What is an allergy?Types of allergies.allergy Symptoms

What is an allergy?Types of allergies.allergy Symptoms

allergic diseases today suffers from at least 20% of the world population, and the annual Empire Allergy swell 35-40 million.While medicine is not able to have a serious resistance to this massive ailment.The widespread growth of allergy, increasing the severity of the clinical course and a sharp decline in the quality of life of patients do allergy global medical and social problem.Constant...

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Stomatitis.Forms stomatitis .The cause stomatitis .stomatitis Treatment

Stomatitis.Forms stomatitis .The cause stomatitis .stomatitis Treatment

Stomatitis - inflammation of the oral mucosa. reasons stomatitis varied: physical and chemical damage mucous, blood diseases (leukemia, anemia), digestive tract (gastritis, colitis), infections (measles, influenza, diphtheria, scarlet fever, fungal infections, tuberculosis), radiation injury, intoxication, drug poisoning. There are 3 forms of stomatitis: bluetongue, peptic ulcer and apht...

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White blood cells

White blood cells

leukocytes, or white blood cells - a blood cells whose main function is to protect the body from foreign agents, ie, toxins, viruses, bacteria, dying body's own cells and other leukocytes Education -. Leucopoiesis - takes place in the bone marrowand lymph nodes. There are five types of leukocytes: neutrophils, lymphocytes, monocytes, eosinophils and basophils. number of leukocytes in the c...

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Hernias .Causes of hernia .hernia Treatment

Hernias .Causes of hernia .hernia Treatment

hernia - out of the abdominal cavity through a natural or artificial opening of the anterior abdominal wall.According to the localization of a hernia may be inguinal, femoral, umbilical;moreover, can occur hernia rare localization.Hernias are congenital and acquired.The cause of congenital hernia is the underdevelopment of the anterior abdominal wall.Acquired hernias occur when the excessive...

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Pancreatitis .Causes , symptoms and treatment of pancreatitis

Pancreatitis .Causes , symptoms and treatment of pancreatitis

Despite its small - only 80-90 grams - the weight of the pancreas huge role.It produces special digestive enzymes and releases them into the duodenum, allowing digestion in the intestines of proteins, fats and carbohydrates.Simultaneously it possesses endocrine function properly and produce hormones (including insulin) that regulate blood glucose levels and other body systems work; sometime...

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Medical Encyclopedia .Female illness - adnexitis

Medical Encyclopedia .Female illness - adnexitis

Adnexitis - inflammation of the uterus: the fallopian tubes and ovaries.The disease causes a variety of disease-causing microbes - staphylococci, streptococci, gonococci, etc. Sometimes adnexitis arises when introduced into the uterus of various chemicals (eg iodine, alcohol).. Germs can get into appendages of the vagina and the uterus during an abortion, especially criminal (outpatient), c...

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Headache.Types of headaches .Causes and symptoms of headache

Headache.Types of headaches .Causes and symptoms of headache

There is hardly a person who at least once in his life had a headache.Headache is extremely diverse both by reason and by manifestations.Experts count up to 200 (!) Different "species" and even more causes of headache.Among the latter -. Trauma, infections, intoxication, external factors (light, noise, etc.), diseases of the circulatory system, etc. Provoking headache can some medications,...

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Fungus foot ( athlete's foot ) .Symptoms and signs of mycosis

Fungus foot ( athlete's foot ) .Symptoms and signs of mycosis

Fungal diseases of the skin and nails (fungal infections) - a contagious disease that spreads from person to person.First foot fungus cells fall on the skin, are fixed, multiply and spread on it, and then, under favorable conditions, are introduced into the nail with one of the parties.Sometimes we can not help noticing that picked up the fungus.But to delay the treatment is dangerous beca...

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Gastritis.What is a gastroscopy

Gastritis.What is a gastroscopy

Innovative gastroscopy or, scientifically, esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD), is very different from the one that was carried out, say, 20 years ago.Today gastroscopy (EGD) allows not only to see and evaluate the structural condition of the mucous lining of the stomach, but also to a number of necessary procedures - for example, take a biopsy to rule out the risk of gastric cancer or detect t...

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