Symptom & Treatment

Metabolism

Category Glossary | September 12, 2016 23:03

Metabolism - is a set of chemical reactions that occur in the body that provide its vital functions.These processes regulate reproduction, growth, reaction to external factors, the ability to save the integrity of the body. Exchange substances takes place between cells and intercellular fl...

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Metastases

Category Glossary | September 12, 2016 23:03

Metastases - is secondary foci of pathological process located at a remote distance from the original source.Metastases occur as a result of movement cancer cells through the tissues of the body, so they reach and hit the new bodies, which are both far and near.The most common type of mov...

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Melanin

Category Glossary | September 12, 2016 23:03

Melanin - a dark natural pigment, a powerful antioxidant , which is contained in the hair, retina, skin, fabrics, wool, etc.In vertebrate organisms, including humans, melanin is produced in special cells - melanocytes .He delayed in granular form in a protein associated with the conditi...

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Albinism

Category Glossary | September 12, 2016 23:03

Albinism - a complete or partial absence of pigment of hair, skin and iris;hereditary defect pigmentation . reasons It is now believed that the main cause of this anomaly of a blockade or lack of a certain enzyme - tyrosinase, responsible for the synthesis of melanin in the bo...

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Anesthesia

Category Glossary | September 12, 2016 23:02

Anesthesia - is to reduce the sensitivity of the nerves until the complete loss of perception of the information, as a state of its own, and the environment.During anesthesia, consciousness can be lost or remain. Anesthesia is divided into two types: general and local. General anesthesi...

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blood plasma

Category Glossary | September 11, 2016 23:03

blood plasma is represented by its liquid part, which are formed elements .Blood plasma contains from 50 to 60% depending on various factors.Its acid-alkaline balance is approximately 7.35 pH.This liquid is slightly turbid or clear homogeneous yellow substance which after the deposition proc...

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Androgens

Category Glossary | September 11, 2016 23:03

Androgens - a group of steroid hormones that are produced by the sex glands, both male and female (ovaries and testes, respectively), as well as the adrenal cortex.At a certain concentration of androgens can cause virilization (development in both sexes secondary sexual characteristics)...

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Palpation

Category Glossary | September 11, 2016 23:03

Palpation is a method of examination of the patient with the help of hands.Even in the writings of Hippocrates are mentioning that palpation is used to study heart patient.Only in the late nineteenth century, this type of diagnosis got its widespread among physicians in Europe.Palpation beg...

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acantholysis

Category Glossary | September 11, 2016 23:03

acantholysis - a pathological degenerative process associated with the change spinous layer of the epidermis .This results in the destruction of intercellular bridges, the cells are reduced and lose most of the cytoplasm, nucleus undergo morphological changes, which leads to the formation ...

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abstinence

Category Glossary | September 11, 2016 23:02

Abstinence (withdrawal syndrome, breaking) - a painful condition that occurs as a result of discontinuation of certain substances ( drugs , alcohol , drugs, etc.), which cause for abusedependence .State withdrawal is typical of almost all cases of drug addiction, alcoholism, etc., in ...

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