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Sepsis and Septic Shock: Current Treatment Strategies and New Approaches

The Eurasian Journal of Medicine. 2017 Feb;49(1):53-58

Many studies have been conducted on sepsis that cause shock, multiorgan dysfunction, and organ failure by especially leading to hemodynamic changes. 70 more words


Cat Vomiting Bile - Pathophysiology, Causes, Symptoms, Treatment

If a cat vomiting bile, it means that the bile travels from small intestine to the stomach, which is abnormal.

Scabies: Overview

Scabies are caused from a mite called Sarcoptes scabiei. It is a contagious skin condition which is transmitted mainly through skin to skin contact. They can also be transferred from infected clothing or bedding. 245 more words


Tonsils and adenoids: Overview

Tonsils and adenoids are the first line of defense as part of the immune system. They trap bacteria before it is able to enter the body.   333 more words


Otitis media: Overview

Otitis media is the acute infection of the middle ear caused by streptococcus pneumoniae or Haemophilus infuenzae. It is one of the most common childhood diseases. 255 more words


Rheumatic Fever

Rheumatic fever is a immune response to a group A streptococcus  (GAS) infection. 3% of all untreated strep infections lead to the development of rheumatic fever. 510 more words