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Lichen planus – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Lichen planus – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Learning medicine is hard work! Osmosis makes it easy. It takes your lectures and notes to create a personalized study plan with exclusive videos, practice questions and flashcards, and so much more. Try it free today! With lichen planus, lichen means tree moss and planus refers to flat, and the reason it’s called that, is […]

Aneurysms – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Aneurysms – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Learning medicine is hard work! Osmosis makes it easy. It takes your lectures and notes to create a personalized study plan with exclusive videos, practice questions and flashcards, and so much more. Try it free today! The word aneurysm is based off the Greek word aneurysma, which means “dilation.” And that makes sense because aneurysms […]

Killing Cancer – New Brain Cancer Treatment Targets Tumors

Killing Cancer – New Brain Cancer Treatment Targets Tumors

NARRATOR: This year in the United States, nearly 70,000 people will be diagnosed with brain tumors. Of those, nearly 12,000 will be diagnosed with glioblastoma multiforme. DR. MARK DEWHIRST: The problem is that virtually all the patients die. So it’s a death note if you have it. NARRATOR: Glioblastoma multiforme is a particularly deadly brain […]

Poliomyelitis – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Poliomyelitis – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

In poliomyelitis, also called polio, “polio” refers to the poliovirus, which is an enterovirus that invades the intestines, “myel” refers to the spinal cord which is affected in the disease, and -itis refers to inflammation. So poliomyelitis is an enteroviral disease first enters the body through the intestines, but then spreads and causes nerve injury […]

Pneumonia – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Pneumonia is an infection in the lung tissue caused by microbes, and the result is inflammation. The inflammation brings water into the lung tissue, and that extra water can make it harder to breathe. During inhalation, air reaches your lungs by traveling down your trachea, then it continues through the bronchi and the bronchioles and […]

Endometrial cancer – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Endometrial cancer – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Learning medicine is hard work! Osmosis makes it easy. It takes your lectures and notes to create a personalized study plan with exclusive videos, practice questions and flashcards, and so much more. Try it free today! Endometrial carcinoma, or endometrial cancer, is when malignant or cancer cells arise in the glands of the endometrium, the […]

Parkinson’s disease – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment & pathology

Parkinson’s disease – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment & pathology

Parkinson’s disease, which is sometimes called Parkinson disease, Parkinson’s, or PD, is a movement disorder where the dopamine-producing neurons in the substantia nigra of the brain undergo degeneration. Parkinson’s is one of the most common neurological disorders. It’s a progressive, adult-onset disease, and it gets more common with age. Most of the time, there’s no […]

Backstage physiotherapy for Sydney Dance Company

Backstage physiotherapy for Sydney Dance Company

Hello everyone, I am Jenny Dance Physio. Today is 14 Nov 2015 I was invited by Sydney Dance Company to give Physio treatment to dancers at backstage. I arrived at 4:40pm to prepare for the backstage Physio work from 5 – 7pm. This is their poster. I need to look for entrance to the backstage. […]

What are gallbladder stones and how are they formed?

I am Dr, Vineeth Mannan, I am a Laparoscopic and General surgeon. My area of expertise is Laparoscopic gall bladder surgery , Laparoscopic hernia surgery and Laser piles and Fissure surgery. Gall bladder stones are small stones which are formed within the cavity of the gall bladder, here the person may have various reasons is […]